Coach of more conference championship teams than any other UA coach from 1931 to 1961. Head football coach from 1933-37, compiling a record of 32-11-4 for a winning percentage of .744. His football teams won Border Conference titles in 1935 and 1936. Oliver was head track coach from 1933-36, finishing with a 12-2 record and three Border Conference titles. His Wildcats scored more points than 11 other teams combined during a 1933 AAU track meet in Phoenix.