Sam Robertson (American football)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Sam Robertson
Sport(s) Football
Biographical details
Born (1943-02-02) February 2, 1943 (age 74)
Alma mater University of Tennessee
Playing career
1963–1965 Tennessee
Position(s) Linebacker
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1966 Tennessee (student)
1967–1971 Kansas State (assistant)
1972 Oregon (LB)
1973 Oregon (DC/LB)
1974–1977 Southwestern Louisiana (DC)
1978–1979 Texas Tech (DC)
1980–1985 Southwestern Louisiana
Head coaching record
Overall 29–34–2
Accomplishments and honors
Southland Coach of the Year (1980)

Sam Robertson (born February 2, 1943) is a former American football coach. Robertson served as the defensive coordinator for the Texas Tech Red Raiders during the 1978 and 1979 seasons under head coach Rex Dockery.[1] Robertson left Texas Tech after he was named head coach of the Southwestern Louisiana Ragin' Cajuns. While head coach at Southwestern Louisiana (now the University of Louisiana at Lafayette), Robertson compiled a record of 29–34–2 from 1980 to 1985.

Head coaching record[edit]

Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl/playoffs
Southwestern Louisiana Ragin' Cajuns (Southland Conference) (1980–1981[2])
1980 Southwestern Louisiana 7–4 4–1 2nd
1981 Southwestern Louisiana 1–9–1 0–4–1 6th
Southwestern Louisiana Ragin' Cajuns (NCAA Division I-A independent) (1982–1985)
1982 Southwestern Louisiana 7–3–1
1983 Southwestern Louisiana 4–6
1984 Southwestern Louisiana 6–5
1985 Southwestern Louisiana 4–7
Southwestern Louisiana: 29–34–2 4–5–1
Total: 29–34–2


External links[edit]