Legends of the Game: Elmer Tarbox

Published 07/17 2013 08:47PM

Updated 12/10 2013 06:10PM

Before him, Texas Tech athletics had stars.  After him, Texas Tech had its first legend.

Elmer Tarbox was the start of Texas Tech's 1938 team that finished the regular season undefeated before ultimately losing the Cotton Bowl to St. Mary's, 20-13.

Tarbox playing career was just a small part of what he would do for the university.

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