PAUL BECK (Deceased)
Inducted: November 30, 1979 in Evansville, IN (Posthumously)
Date of Birth: March 13, 1905
High School Attended: Worthington, IN Graduated: 1923
High School Honors: All-State Fullback
College Attended: Indiana State and Purdue Universities Graduated: 1927
College Honors: Captain, football team 1927
Coaching Experience: Coached in Oblong, IL, through 1938; coached Thornton HS in Harvey, IL, 1938-1942; served in the Navy 1942-1947; assistant coach at University of Evansville 1947-1954; head coach at U of E 1954-1965; assistant coach 1965-1971.
Coaching Honors: Indiana Conference Coach of the Year 1965; coached West Squad for Indiana High School All-Star Game 1954; inducted into University of Evansville Hall of Fame.
Outstanding Players Coached: Alex Karras, Ray Bawel, and others.
Coach Beck passed away August 28, 1978.