Roland Dale
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Personal information
Date of birth: (1927-10-30)October 30, 1927
Place of birth: Magee, Mississippi
Date of death: April 23, 2012(2012-04-23) (aged 84)
Place of death: Jackson, Mississippi
Career information
College: Ole Miss
No regular season or postseason appearances
Career history
 As player:
* Washington Redskins ( 1950)
 As coach:
* Southeastern Louisiana (1972–1973)
Head coach
 As administrator:
* Southern Miss (1974–1986) (athletic director)
Career highlights and awards
Games played     11
Stats at

Roland Hall Dale Jr. (October 30, 1927 – April 23, 2012) was an American football player, coach, and college athletics administrator. He played professionally as an end in the National Football League (NFL) with the Washington Redskins for one season in 1950. He played college football at the University of Mississippi (Ole Miss).

Dale was the ninth head football coach at Southeastern Louisiana University in Hammond, Louisiana and he held that position for two seasons, from 1972 until 1973. His coaching record at Southeastern Louisiana was 7–14 Dale went on to become an athletic administrator, serving as athletic director at the University of Southern Mississippi from 1974 to 1986. He died on April 23, 2012.[1]

Head coaching recordEdit

Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl/playoffs
Southeastern Louisiana Lions (Gulf South Conference) (1972–1973)
1972 Southeastern Louisiana 3–8 2–4 6th
1973 Southeastern Louisiana 4–6 3–4 T–6th
Southeastern Louisiana: 7–14 5–8
Total: 7–14
Indicates BCS bowl, Bowl Alliance or Bowl Coalition game.


External linksEdit

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