Bill Armstrong (coach)
July 16, 1873|
|Died||August 4, 1938
|Coaching career (HC unless noted)|
|William & Mary
|Head coaching record|
Richard "Bill" Armstrong (July 16, 1873 – August 4, 1938) was the seventh head college football coach for the United States Naval Academy Midshipmen located in Annapolis, Maryland and he held that position for three seasons, from 1897 until 1899. His coaching record at United States Naval Academy was 20 wins, 5 losses, and 0 ties. As of the conclusion of the 2007 season, this ranks him 12th at United States Naval Academy in total wins and second at United States Naval Academy in winning percentage (0.800). He was born in Connecticut in 1873.
Armstrong was also a head coach for the College of William & Mary's football team. He coached one season (1896) and recorded an 0–2 record. He concluded his coaching career at Hampton University in 1912 when he coached for one season and finished with a 4–1 record.
Head coaching record
|William & Mary Orange and White (Independent) (1896)|
|1896||William & Mary||0–2|
|William & Mary:||0–2|
|Navy Midshipmen (Independent) (1897–1899)|
|Hampton Pirates (Independent) (1912)|
|National championship Conference title Conference division title|
|†Indicates Bowl Coalition, Bowl Alliance, Bowl Championship Series (BCS) bowl, or College Football Playoff (CFP) game.
#Rankings from final Coaches Poll.
- Navy Midshipmen football coaching records
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