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Descriptive Summary

Scope and Content Note

Organization of Collection

Restrictions

Index Terms

Administrative Information

Description of Series

Athletics Programs/Yearbooks

Reports

Memorabilia

University of Texas San Antonio

A Guide to the University of Texas at San Antonio. Athletics Department Records, 1981-2011



Descriptive Summary

Creator: University of Texas at San Antonio. Athletics Department
Title: University of Texas at San Antonio. Athletics Department Records
Dates: 1981-2011
Creator Abstract: UTSA Athletics participates in eight NCAA Division I women's sports and seven men's sports including basketball, cross country, football, golf, softball, track and field, tennis, and volleyball.
Content Abstract: Collection includes athletic programs, departmental reports, and memorabilia related to the University of Texas at San Antonio Athletics department.
Identification: UA 19.04
Extent: 2 linear feet (2 boxes)
Language: Materials are in English.
Repository: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

UTSA Athletics participates in eight NCAA Division I women's sports and seven men's sports including basketball, cross country, football, golf, softball, track and field, tennis, and volleyball. Established in 1975, UTSA athletics began competing in NCAA Division I athletics in 1981. UTSA participated in NCAA athletics as an independent (1981-1982, 1985-1986), and subsequently was a member of the Oil Country Athletic Conference (1983-1985, women's basketball) Trans America Athletic Conference (1986-1987), Southland Conference (1991-2012), Western Athletic Conference (2012-2013), and Conference USA (2013-). UTSA Athletics has had five Athletic Directors beginning with Rudy Davalos (1975-1984), Jim Skaines (Acting Director, 1984-1988), Bobby Thompson (1988-1999), Lynn Hickey (2000-2017), and Lisa Campos (2018-).

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Scope and Content Note

Collection includes athletic programs, departmental reports, and memorabilia related to the University of Texas at San Antonio Athletics department.

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Organization of Collection

Series 1. Athletic programs/yearbooks, 1981-2003
Series 2. Reports, 1998
Series 3. Memorabilia, 1981-2011

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This collection is housed at UTSA's Hemisfair Campus and must be accessed via the Institute of Texan Cultures Special Collections Reading Room. To request access, please use our Collections Request Form.

Use Restrictions

The researcher assumes full responsibility for observing all copyright, property, and libel laws as they apply.

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Index Terms

Organizations
University of Texas at San Antonio--Athletics Department.
Subjects
Universities and colleges--Texas--San Antonio.
University of Texas at San Antonio--Athletics.
Locations
San Antonio (Tex.).
Local Subjects
UTSA History
UTSA Records

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], University of Texas at San Antonio: Athletics Department Records, UA 19.04, University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections.

Acquisition Information

Accession 2011-059 was transferred from the University Vertical File Collection in November 2011. Accession 2019-009, consisting of Athletics memorabilia from the early 1980s, was given to Special Collections in February 2019 by UTSA alumnus Ty Tracy, a former member of the Cross Country and Track teams.

Processing Information

Processed and encoded by Sean Heyliger, University Archivist, November 2011. Addition processed by Kristin Law, University Archivist, 2019.

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Inventory of the University of Texas at San Antonio: Athletics Department Records

Athletics Programs/Yearbooks

Box
1 Assorted brochures, 1994-2001
Athletics program guide, 2011
Baseball, 1994-1997
Football, 2011
Golf, 1989-1992, 1994-1996
Men's basketball, 1981-1997, 2002
Men's basketball, TAAC conference, 1988-1989, 1990-1991
Men's basketball, Great Alaskan Shootout, 1985
Men's soccer, 1989-1990
Softball, 1992-1997
Tennis, 1981-1984, 1986, 1989-1997
Track and field, 1986, 1988, 1989-1992, 1994
Volleyball, 1988-1989, 1991, 1993-1994, 1996
Women's basketball, 1981-1983, 1988-1997
Women's basketball, Northern Lights Invitational, 1991

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Reports

Box
1 "Plan for minority opportunity in athletics, "1998
"Plan for gender equity in athletics, "1998
"Student athlete handbook, "undated
"NCAA certification self-study, "1998
Box
2 "NCAA certification self-study, "1998
"NCAA certification self-study appendix, "1998

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Memorabilia

Box
2 “UTSA will run in ‘81” bumper sticker, 1981
Two annotated issues of the Roadrunner newsletter, 1981
Men's Basketball schedule, 1981-1982
Season tickets from first Men's Basketball season, 1981-1982
Roadrunner Cross Country brochure, 1982
Roadrunner Track brochure, 1982
Track schedule, 1982
Letter and brochure from UTSA’s first Athletic Appreciation Banquet, 1983-1984
UTSA iron-on transfer, undated
Commemorative football signed by UTSA football coach Larry Coker, 2011

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