Monthly Archive: July 2021

Underwood, C.H.

C.H. Underwood played six-man football at O’Brien and then returned to coach at O’Brien, where his team won the 1972 state championship, the first year that the UIL crowned a state champion in six-man football. He is the author of the book “Six-Man Football” which is considered the bible for six-man football coaches. Underwood was also the line coach for Knox City-O’Brien Class […]

Leong, Jr., Lyle

Lyle Leong, Jr. was a wide receiver and high jumper at Abilene High and Texas Tech. He had 91 receptions for 1,850 yards and 23 touchdowns as a junior and senior at AHS. In 2006, Leong cleared 7-feet-1-inch to win the high jump at the Class 5A state track meet. He and Potts hooked up again […]