Berl Huffman

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Berl Huffman
Berl Huffman 1939.jpg
Huffman in 1939
Sport(s) Football, basketball, baseball
Biographical details
Born (1907-08-27)August 27, 1907
Died October 16, 1990(1990-10-16) (aged 83)
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
Football
1936–1942
1947–1949

Basketball
1935–1942
1946–1947
1951–1952

Baseball
1961–1967

Texas Tech (assistant)
New Mexico


Texas Tech
Texas Tech
New Mexico


Texas Tech
Head coaching record
Overall 8–22–1 (football)
126–87 (basketball)
80–88 (baseball)
Statistics
College Football Data Warehouse

Berl Huffman (August 27, 1907 – October 16, 1990)[1] was a college baseball, college basketball, and college football head coach. He coached at Texas Tech and New Mexico.

Coaching career[edit]

Baseball[edit]

Huffman was the fourth head coach of the Texas Tech Red Raiders baseball program. From the 1961 through the 1967 seasons, Huffman coached 167 games with an 80–87 record.[2]

Basketball[edit]

In eight seasons as the head basketball coach at Texas Tech, Huffman garnered a record of 121–67.[3] The record for his one season coaching basketball at New Mexico stands at 6–19.

Football[edit]

From 1936 to 1942, Huffman was an assistant coach with Texas Tech.[4]

Head coaching record[edit]

Football[edit]

Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl/playoffs
New Mexico Lobos (Border Intercollegiate Athletic Association) (1947–1949)
1947 New Mexico 4–5–1 1–5–1 7th
1948 New Mexico 2–9 1–6 8th
1949 New Mexico 2–8 1–6 8th
Washington: 8–22–1 3–17–1
Total: 8–22–1

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Texas Tech". Sports Briefs (Austin-American Statesman). October 20, 1990. pp. F12. 
  2. ^ "2010 Media Supplement" (PDF). Texas Tech University. Retrieved 2010-07-23. 
  3. ^ Men's Basketball - Texas Tech Red Raiders :: The Official Athletic Site
  4. ^ Andrews, Ruth Horn (1956). The First Thirty Years: a History of Texas Technological College. Lubbock, Texas: The Texas Tech Press. p. 302.