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McCoy-Shipley legacy continues at UT

Case and Jaxon are college teammates and roommates just like their brothers and dads

Updated: October 6, 2011, 12:45 AM ET
By Jeff Caplan | ESPNDallas.com

Thirty years ago when Abilene Christian teammates Brad McCoy and Bob Shipley suited up every Saturday to live out their gridiron dreams in a bleacher-lined high school stadium, never could they have envisioned how their futures, through football, family and good timing, would forever be interwoven.

The college roommates both met their wives at ACU. They both set out on what would become long and successful careers as high school football coaches dotting rural Texas towns. They had children. ...

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