Jim Fyffe

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Birthday
20, 1945
Birthplace
Kentucky
Death Date
May 15, 2003 (57)
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
20, 1945
Birthplace
Kentucky
Death Date
May 15, 2003 (57)

About

Sportscaster who did play-by-play for Auburn University's football and basketball teams, from 1981 until his death in 2003.

Before Fame

He grew up in the tiny town of Paintsville, Kentucky.

Trivia

His most famous call came on October 17, 1987, when Auburn scored a go-ahead touchdown against Georgia Tech with less than 30 seconds remaining.

Family Life

He was married to Rose Fyffe until his death, and had three children and three step-children.

Associated With

The color commentary man beside him for football games in the 1980's was Auburn Heisman winner Pat Sullivan.