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Charlie Morris
Lipscomb Athletics Hall of Fame
Charles coached at Lipscomb University from 1955-1966. While at Lipscomb, he served as Head Coach for Men's Basketball, Baseball, Track and Tennis along with serving as Coordinator of Athletics. In 1969, Charles joined the staff of the national office of the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics. Charles worked at the NAIA offices in several different capacities and was one of the association's top leaders until his retirement in January of 1991. Charles was inducted into the NAIA Hall of Fame in the Meritorious Services category, after being associated with the NAIA for nearly forty years and being a member of the NAIA staff for over twenty years. Charles Morris will always be considered one of the NAIA's great leaders after getting his start at Lipscomb University.
Hall of Fame Nominations

Nominate Someone to the Athletic Hall of Fame

To nominate an individual for the Lipscomb University Athletic Hall of Fame please forward nomination material to Philip Hutcheson, Lipscomb University Athletics, One University Park Drive, Nashville, Tennessee 37204-3951. The formal deadline for nominations is December 1 of the year prior to induction. To nominate an individual for the Lipscomb University Athletic Hall of Fame please provide as much data as possible in support of your nomination.

Nominees must fall into one of three categories with the following criteria taken into consideration:

  • Athlete: Career statistics; Conference, Regional, All-American and National honors; Leadership, service and continued support of Lipscomb University are all taken into consideration for each nominee.
  • Coach: Career record; Length of tenure, number of all-conference, all-region, all-american and scholar-athletes, as well as, impact made on the school. Post Lipscomb success is also taken into consideration for the Coach category
  • Meritorious Service: Truly exceptional contributions and service to the athletic program by one who does not qualify for the athlete or coach category.