Dixie B. White

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Dixie B. White
Sport(s) Football
Biographical details
Born (1917-02-07)February 7, 1917
Lubbock, Texas
Died October 24, 1990(1990-10-24) (aged 73)
Monroe, Louisiana
Playing career
1937–1939 Texas Tech
Position(s) Guard
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1951–1952 Midwestern State
1953 Idaho (assistant)
1955–1961 Arkansas (OL)
1962–1963 LSU (OL)
1964–1971 Northeast Louisiana
1973 New Orleans Saints (OL, Scout)[1]
Administrative career (AD unless noted)
1964–1971 Northeast Louisiana
Head coaching record
Overall 42–54–2 (college)

Dixie B. White (February 7, 1917 – October 24, 1990) was an American football coach. he was the fourth head football coach at Northeast Louisiana University in Monroe, Louisiana and he held that position for eight seasons, from 1964 until 1971. His coaching record at Northeast Louisiana was 31–45–1.

Playing career[edit]

White played college football as a guard at Texas Tech University from 1937 to 1939, including teams that advanced to the 1938 Sun Bowl and 1939 Cotton Bowl. He was captain of the team as a senior in 1939 and helped coach freshmen in 1940.

In 1983, White was inducted into the Texas Tech Hall of Honor.[2]


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