Carl Richardson

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Carl Richardson
Sport(s) Football
Biographical details
Born (1921-07-15) July 15, 1921 (age 97)
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1954–1963 Eastern New Mexico
Head coaching record
Overall 57–37–3

Carl Richardson (born July 15, 1921)[1] was the sixth head football coach for Eastern New Mexico University in Portales, New Mexico and he held that position for ten seasons, from 1954 until 1963. His overall coaching record at Eastern NMU was 57 wins, 37 losses, and 3 ties. This ranks him third at Eastern NMU in terms of total wins and fifth at Eastern NMU in terms of winning percentage.[2]

In 1957 the team completed an undefeated season under Richardson.[3] The 44-member squad finished with a record of 9-0-1, the one tie resulting from a 14-14 match with Southwestern Oklahoma.[4]


  1. ^ Richardson, Carl. "United States Public Records Inde". familysearch. Missing or empty |url= (help); |access-date= requires |url= (help)
  2. ^ Eastern New Mexico University Archived July 25, 2011, at the Wayback Machine. Football Media Guide, 2007
  3. ^ QC Sun Online "ENMU holding homecoming" By Casey Peacock, October 2, 2007
  4. ^ QC Sun Online[permanent dead link] "ENMU celebrates 1957 season" by Kevin Wilson, October 6, 2007