Boyd Converse

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Boyd Converse
Sport(s) Football
Biographical details
Born (1932-02-18)February 18, 1932
Milburn, Oklahoma
Died May 31, 2010(2010-05-31) (aged 78)
Tishomingo, Oklahoma
Alma mater Southeastern State University
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1964–1966 Kilgore JC
1967 Wichita State
Head coaching record
Overall 2–7–1 (college)
24–7–1 (junior college)
Accomplishments and honors
1 NJCAA National (1966)

Boyd Franklin "Cotton" Converse (February 18, 1932 – May 31, 2010) was an American football coach and college administrator. He served as the head football coach at Wichita State University for one season in 1967, compiling a record of 2–7–1. From 1964 to 1966 he was the head football coach at Kilgore College, where he led his team to the NJCAA National Football Championship in 1966. Converse died in 2010 after a long illness.[1][2][3]

Head coaching record[edit]


Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl/playoffs
Wichita State Shockers (Missouri Valley Conference) (1967)
1967 Wichita State 2–7–1 0–4 5th
Wichita State: 2–7–1 0–4
Total: 2–7–1


  1. ^ "Former NEO athletic director Converse dies » The Joplin Globe, Joplin, MO". Retrieved 2013-03-23. 
  2. ^ "In Memory of Dr. Boyd F. Converse". Retrieved 2013-03-23. 
  3. ^ "Southeastern's Boyd Converse dies". Retrieved 2013-03-23. 

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