Kenneth Osceola "John" Tiger
2013 - Football - Seminole Nation of Oklahoma

DATE OF BIRTH: February 1st, 1940, Seminole, OK
  • TRIBE: Seminole Nation of Oklahoma
  • EDUCATION: Seminole High School, Oklahoma Northeastern Oklahoma A&M, Miami, OK University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS
  • Football

  • Lettered in Football: NEO A&M Jr. College in 1958-1959 and Kansas University in 1961-1962.
  • 1958 played in Oklahoma All-State Game and was a starter playing both ways in the Jr. Rose Bowl while at NEO A&M.
  • 1959 named Most Valuable Player in National Championship game.
  • In 1959 named to Jr. College All-American Teams.
  • 1961 after red shirting for one year became a starter for University of Kansas.
  • 1961 started in the first Bluebonnet Bowl.
  • 1962 co-captain of the University of Kansas football team.
  • 1962 named to the Big 8 Conference Honorable Mention team.
  • 1962 voted by Big 8 Conference Coaches as the Kansas Lineman of the Year.
  • Member of the Seminole High School's Hall of Fame, NEO A&M llall of Fame as a coach of National Championship teams in 1967 and 1969, NJCAA Hall of Fame as MVP in the 1959 National Championship.