Richard "Dick" Barry
Richard "Dick" Barry
Year Inducted: 2014
Sport: Track & Field/Cross Country

Head Coach 1985-2002
BS 1966, EdM 1968

  • One of the most successful coaches in UB athletic history.
  • Dick retired in 2002 after a 17-year career as the women's and men's track & field and cross country coach.
  • UB's transition from Division III to Division I in these sports was seamless under Barry's direction.
  • Dick retired leaving his much-admired sports achievements to inspire new generations of coaches at UB.
  • 13 Cross Country Conference Championships.
  • 4 Track & Field Conference Championships.
  • Conference Coach of the Year on 5 occasions.
  • Coached 10 All-Americans.
  • Completed his career with a combined record of 664-261-1 in both sports.