Larry Reisbig, American football player and coach, Died at 77


Larry Reisbig was born in 1940 and died on April 10, 2017.

He was a former American football player and coach.

Reisbig served as the head football coach at California State University, Long Beach (Long Beach State) from 1987 to 1989, compiling a record of 11–24.

He was raised in Los Angeles.

Reisbig played high school football at Van Nuys High School in the late 1950s and college football at Washington State University from 1961 to 1962.

He started his coaching career at the high school level in Sandy, Oregon.

He relocated back to Southern California to coach at William S. Hart High School and Canyon High School in Santa Clarita, after 2 years.

During 1970 Reisbig became a member of the football coaching staff at the College of the Canyons for the program’s inaugural season.

Reisbig was promoted to head coach in 1973 and compiled a record of 51–38 over nine seasons before the program folded in 1981.

After that he worked as the head football coach at Pasadena City College for three years.

Reisbig joined the Long Beach State 49ers football program in 1985 as an assistant under Mike Sheppard, who he succeeded after two seasons.

Then later he coached at Orange Coast College and Long Beach City College before retiring in 2002.

Larry Reisbig passed away at 77 years old.