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‘Gravy’ was everybody’s friend

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Simply because he was a friend to all.
The “friend” tag could have easily been placed right alongside his official title of “head baseball coach” during his 23 years of service to the Bulldogs’ program.

Or right by that interim athletic director’s name plate he had when the school’s department was going through various transitional stages.
Or by the interim head football coaching role he had during the turbulant season of 1973 and the university had to find a fill-in for the departed Larry Beightol.

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