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Top 10 of 2004: No. 6 ENMU's Elliott ends run

PORTALES — If his health would let him, Eastern New Mexico University’s Bud Elliott would probably go on coaching forever.

As it is, it wasn’t easy for the veteran coach — he turned 73 on Christmas Eve — to step down.

Elliott spent 48 seasons as a hi...