Luther Burleson

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Luther Burleson
Luther Burleson.jpg
Burleson pictured in The Round-Up 1908, Baylor yearbook
Sport(s) Football, basketball, baseball
Biographical details
Born (1880-11-16)November 16, 1880
Buffalo, Texas
Died November 17, 1924(1924-11-17) (aged 44)[1]
Stephenville, Texas
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1907 Baylor
1906–1908 Baylor
1906–1908 Baylor
Head coaching record
Overall 4–3–1 (football)
10–9 (basketball)
25–34 (baseball)

Luther Franklin Burleson (November 16, 1880 – November 17, 1924) was an American football, basketball, and baseball coach. He served as the seventh head football coach at Baylor University, coaching one season in 1907 and compiling a record of 4–3–1. Burleson was also the first head basketball coach at Baylor, coaching two seasons from 1906 to 1908 and tallying a mark of 10–9. In addition, he was the head baseball coach at Baylor for three seasons, coaching from 1906 to 1908 and amassing a record of 25–34.

Head coaching record[edit]


Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl/playoffs
Baylor (Independent) (1907)
1907 Baylor 4–3–1
Baylor: 4–3–1
Total: 4–3–1


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