Randy came to Hardin-Simmons after playing on the National Junior College tennis team in 1965. He played three seasons for HSU, where he posted a record of 42 wins and 8 losses. He and his doubles partner advanced to the NCAA National Tournament three straight years. In 1969, the duo had a 16-0 record with wins over Texas Tech, TCU, SMU, and East Texas State. He was named to the Dean's List in 1968 and 1969 as well as Who's Who in American Colleges and Universities. He served on the Hardin-Simmons University Board of Development from 1998-2000.