Elliott Jones

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Elliott Hamilton Jones
Sport(s) Football
Biographical details
Born (1870-07-18)July 18, 1870[1]
Camden, Alabama, U.S.[2]
Died October 11, 1951(1951-10-11) (aged 81)
Kansas City, Missouri
Playing career
1890–92 Vanderbilt
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1890–1892 Vanderbilt
Head coaching record
Overall 8–5
Statistics
College Football Data Warehouse

Elliott Hamilton Jones was an American football coach. He served as the first head football coach at Vanderbilt University. Jones played and coached the Vanderbilt Commodores as team captain[3] for three seasons from 1890 to 1892, compiling a record of 8–5.

By 1921, Jones was working as an attorney at law in Kansas City, Missouri.[4]

Head coaching record[edit]

Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl/playoffs
Vanderbilt Commodores (Independent) (1892)
1890 Vanderbilt 1–0
1891 Vanderbilt 3–1
1892 Vanderbilt 4–4
Vanderbilt: 8–5
Total: 8–5

References[edit]

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  3. ^ "2012 Vanderbilt Football fact book". p. 118. Retrieved 5 January 2013. 
  4. ^ [3]

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