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Lawrence Dean 'Larry' Hickman


Larry Hickman

Date of Birth: October 9, 1935, in Spring Hill, Texas

Date of Death: February 10, 2017, in Tyler, Texas (81 years old)



Did you know?

Larry Hickman was involved in an incident during the 1957 Sugar Bowl game which

saw the University of Tennessee defeat Baylor University 13-7.  In the 3rd quarter,

Larry Hickman kicked Tennessee guard Bruce Burnham in the face and was thrown

out of the game.  Burnham was taken to a local hospital with lacerations on his face. 

After the game, Larry Hickman, being the stand-up young man he was, apologized

to Burnham, the University of Tennessee and to Baylor University.  They all

accepted his heart felt apology.



1959 Chicago Cardinals (NFL)

1960 Green Bay Packers (NFL)


Baylor University