Sept. 23, 2005
Where Are They Now?
1986 National Championship Team
1986 National Championship Team
Chris Bradshaw: Freshman from Norman, OK
Chris is currently living in South Carolina, but is expected to return to his home state of Oklahoma in the next few months.
Jerry Bridges: Senior from Valdosta, GA
Jerry lives in Fayetteville, GA where he serves as National Sales Manager for Vulcan Information Packaging
Greg Caudle: Sophomore from Huntsville, AL
Greg currently lives in Atlanta, GA where he is a successful business man and music executive.
Tony Clanton: Freshman from Florence, AL
Tony recently returned to Middle Tennessee are and now lives in Franklin where he works for USTHQ.
Bob Ford: Junior from Huntsville, AL
Bob returned to Huntsville, AL where he began his long successful career working with Sam's Wholesale Club. Bob and his family recently moved to Wildwood, MO.
Greg Glenn: Senior from Arcadia, FL
Greg lives in Houston, TX where he has been an ultra successful high school coach winning numerous high school state championships.
Duwain Houston: Junior from Savannah, GA
Duwain spent 7 years teaching and coaching at Greater Atlanta Christian before moving to Abilene, Texas. Duwain spent several years at Abilene Christian School where he served as Head Basketball Coach, Athletic Director and eventually Principal. A couple of years ago Duwain left the education field and entered the business world opening up his own office with Edward Jones serving as an Investment Representative.
Anthony Jones: Junior from Huntsville, AL
Anthony spent 4 years in the Navy, then 2 years in the National Guard. Anthony is currently living in Los Angeles and is working in the Armored Car Business.
Tom Kelsey: Senior from Chattanooga, TN
Tom currently lives in Jackson, MS where he is Head Coach at Bellhaven College. Tom has coached over the years at Faulkner University, Lipscomb University, Murray State, Alabama, and Greater Atlanta Christian High School.
Dave Kimbrell: Redshirt from Loretto, TN
Dave returned to his hometown of Loretto, TN where he teaches and coaches.
John Kimbrell: Senior from Loretta, TN
After his post-Lipscomb professional playing career ended, John returned to his hometown of Loretto, TN and has been teaching and coaching.
Chris Martello: Junior from Baker, FL
Chris has been a successful coach in Florida for the past several years. After recently coaching in Navarre, FL, Chris currently serves as head basketball coach and assistant football coach at Suwanne High School in Live Oak, FL. On a side note, Chris' niece Katrina, who you may remember is the daughter of Chris' brother Vince, recently concluded a successful basketball career at The University of Alabama.
Richard Taylor: Junior from Franklin, TN
Richard has remained in the Franklin, TN area where he continues his successful work with Merck and Company. He is married to former cheerleader Stacey Smith. They have two daughters.
Don Meyer: Head Coach
Coach Meyer currently serves as Head Coach at Northern State University in Aberdeen, South Dakota. Coach Meyer continues his winning ways capturing his 800th victory last season. Coach Meyer frequently returns to Nashville to spend time with his children Brooke, Brittany and Jerry and his grandchildren.
Ralph Turner: Assistant Coach
Coach Turner continues his successful coaching career as Head Coach at Union University in Jackson, Tennessee.
Barbara Anderson: Men's Basketball Secretary
Barbara, who was definitely the person who held the entire organization together, continues to live in Nashville. Barb works at David Lipscomb Elementary School and enjoys her time with Charlie and their grandchildren.
Chris Burnette: Student Assistant Coach
Chris lives in Old Hickory, Tennessee and works at Ezell-Harding Christian School. Chris has been a successful basketball coach and is currently coaching golf.
Chris Farris: Student Assistant Coach
Chris serves as IT Director for TPC Packaging (a printing & packaging company in Chattanooga.) Chris and his wife Lorie have been married for 9 years.
John Hudy: Student Assistant Coach
John has remained at Lipscomb University and currently serves as Strength and Conditioning Coach for Lipscomb Athletics.
Kerry Risley: Student Assistant Coach
After a very successful coaching career at Smyrna High School and David Lipscomb High School, Kerry has recently entered private business.
Chris Snoddy: Athletic Trainer
Chris continues to live here in Nashville. After a successful career with Baptist Sports Medicine, Chris began working with Goodpasture Christian School where he takes care of the Goodpasture athletes.