Jim Carlen wasn't at Texas Tech long, but the impact he had resonates today.
Jim Carlen wasn’t at Texas Tech long, but the impact he had resonates today.
Carlen, who led Texas Tech football during one of its most successful five-year stretches in school history, died Sunday. He was 79. A memorial service is scheduled for Friday at 4 p.m. at the Trenholm Road United Methodist Church in Columbia, S.C. In lieu of flowers, the family is asking donations be made to the Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA.org).