Rex Frederick

Basketball Player-coach
Born Dec 16, 1936

Rex Frederick is a retired American collegiate basketball player and coach. He was a star athlete in high school and led Corner High School in Jefferson County to the Alabama state championship. He later attended Auburn and holds the record as all-time leading rebounder with 14.3 rebounds per game average and his 904 career rebounds currently ranks fifth on the Tigers' all-time rebounding chart.… Read More

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1936 Birth Born in 1936.


1957 21 Years Old 1 More Event
He left Auburn as the all-time leading rebounder and ninth all-time leading scorer with 937 points and continues to hold the top two single-season records for most rebounds with 325 in 1957-1958 and 322 in 1956-1957.
1959 23 Years Old In 1959, he was voted SEC Defensive Player of the Year. … Read More


1966 30 Years Old He coached in college for a while, starting the basketball program at the University of South Alabama in 1966. … Read More
1968 32 Years Old From 1968-1970 he served as the Jaguars founding head coach and compiled a 19-29 (.396) record.


2006 70 Years Old …  In 2006, He became only the third Tiger to have his jersey (#32) retired.
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