Carroll Benson
Carroll Benson
Year: 1990
Team: Basketball,Football

Starred in football and basketball, led the basketball team in an undefeated season in 1937.  Twice led the Border Conference in scoring & was a two time All-Conference selection.  Started at end for the Cowboys in Sun Bowl, 1935 and 1936.  Coached 22 years at Merkel, compiling a 157-72-2 record & winning nine district titles advanced to the quarterfinals in 1956.