Bill Schnebel

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William Schnebel
Bill Schnebel (1956).jpg
Coach Bill Schnebel
Sport(s) College football
Biographical details
Born (1924-05-07)May 7, 1924
Fremont, Nebraska, U.S.
Died December 9, 2002(2002-12-09) (aged 78)
Alva, Oklahoma, U.S.
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
College of Emporia
Northwest Oklahoma
Head coaching record
Overall 61-21-1 (0.735)
Accomplishments and honors
Little All-American coach of the year
NAIA coach of the year

William G. "Bill" Schnebel was a college football coach in the United States. He was named the 1960 "Little All-American Coach of the Year" and NAIA coach of the year.[1] He died in 2002.[2][3]

Coaching History[edit]

College of Emporia[edit]

Schnebel's first head coaching job was at the College of Emporia in Emporia, Kansas. While head coach of the Fighting Presbies, he led his teams to a combined record of 61 wins, 21 losses, and 1 tie. They were named Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference champions three years (1959, '62, and '63), took second place in the conference twice ('56 and '61), and third place in his final 1964 season at the college.

Schnebel's team traveled to the Mineral Water Bowl in 1959 and defeated Austin College 21-20.

Northwest Oklahoma State University[edit]

After his term at the College of Emporia, Schnebel was named the head coach of the Northwestern Oklahoma State University footabll team in Alva, Oklahoma.[4]