|Born||November 21, 1899|
|Died||April 10, 1988
Costa Mesa, California
|Coaching career (HC unless noted)|
|1926–1932||Santa Ana HS (CA)|
|1942||St. Mary's Pre-Flight|
|Head coaching record|
|Accomplishments and honors|
|2 Border Intercollegiate Athletic Association (1935–1936)|
Gerald Allen "Tex" Oliver (November 21, 1899 – April 10, 1988) was an American football coach. He served as the head coach at the University of Arizona from 1933 to 1937 and at the University of Oregon from 1938 to 1941 and again from 1945 to 1946, compiling a career college football record of 55–39–7.
Later life and death
After retiring from coaching, Oliver worked as a school administrator in Compton and Lancaster, California. He retired as superintendent of schools in Lancaster in 1966. Oliver died of cancer on April 10, 1988 at his home in Costa Mesa, California.
Head coaching record
|Arizona Wildcats (Border Intercollegiate Athletic Association) (1933–1937)|
|Oregon Webfoots (Pacific Coast Conference) (1938–1941)|
|Oregon Webfoots (Pacific Coast Conference) (1945–1946)|
|National championship Conference title Conference division title|
- McCann, Michael C. (1995). Oregon Ducks Football: 100 Years of Glory. Eugene, OR: McCann Communications Corp. ISBN 0-9648244-7-7.
- "Ex-Oregon football coach dies". The Register-Guard. Eugene, Oregon. April 16, 1988. p. 5B. Retrieved April 10, 2011 – via Google News.
- Foster, Chris (April 13, 1988). "Services Set Today for G.A. (Tex) Oliver". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved October 24, 2016.