An outstanding athlete with great versatility, he was a four year letterman in football and three in baseball. Played fullback, tailback, and defensive back in football, catcher and third base in baseball. Is fifth on the all time Cowboy career rushing list with 1573 yards. Gained 996 yards in 1948, eighth best in school history. Earned 2nd team All-Border Conference honors for football in 1948 and was elected Captain in 1949. He was named to Who’s Who in American Colleges and Universities in 1950.