Baton Rouge in East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
Unmatched in desire, competitiveness and commitment, he suffered a debilitating injury his junior year, but by the summer of his senior season he earned a starting role. Among many notable moments, his blocked extra point against Auburn in a classic 21-20 victory in 1969 was his crowning achievement. He was named both an All-American and All-SEC selection in 1969.
Erected by Gary and Benda Luquette.
Location. 30° 24.725′ N, 91° 11.113′ W. Marker is in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, in East Baton Rouge Parish. Marker can be reached from West Stadium Road north of South Stadium Drive, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Baton Rouge LA 70803, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. George Rice (here, next to this marker); James Britt (here, next to this marker); Billy Truax (here, next to this marker); Mike Anderson (here, next to this marker); Tommy Casanova (here, next to this marker); Robert Dugas (here, next to this marker); John Garlington (here, next to this marker); Ron Estay (here, next to this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Baton Rouge.
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Credits. This page was last revised on July 7, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 2, 2017, by Cajun Scrambler of Assumption, Louisiana. This page has been viewed 88 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 3, 2017.