Dr. Odies Wright Jr.

Associate Professor

BSEd., ACU, 1973, Physical Education / Business
MEd., Univ. of Houston, 1982, Physical Education
PhD., Univ. of New Mexico, 2002, Sport Administration

Contact Information:
Office: Gibson Health and Physical Education Ctr Rm 203
Mailing Address: ACU Box 28084, Abilene, TX, 79699-8084
Phone: 325-674-2724
Email: wrighto@acu.edu

Office Address

  • Gibson Health and PE Center Room 138 C 

Area of Specialization

  • Sport and Recreation Management

Teaching Areas

  • Activities Coordinator for Strength Training
  • Coordinator for KSRM
  • KINE 201 – Introduction to Sport and Recreation Management
  • KINE 206 – Strength Training
  • KINE 301 – Facility and Risk Management in Sport and Recreation
  • KINE 401 – Legal Issues in Sport and Recreation Management
  • PEAC 227 – Marathon Training
  • PEAC 237 – Beginning Racquetball

Organizational Involvement

  • Co-Coordinator of Departmental Chapel

Volunteer Activities

  • Worship Leader at Hillcrest Church of Christ
  • Adult Bible Class Leader
  • Worship Committee
  • Bible Class Teacher
  • Vice President of College Division of the Texas Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance (TAHPERD)

Research Interests

  • NCAA Issues, Sport Officials

[Selected] Presentations and Publications

  • Who Coaches Homeschool Basketball Teams (Skills and Qualification), 2009 @ TAHPERD Convention
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