Eugene Garbee

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Eugene E. Garbee
Eugene Garbee.jpg
Garbee pictured in The Rhododendron 1942, Appalachian State yeabook
Sport(s) Football, basketball
Biographical details
Born (1907-05-29)May 29, 1907
Billings, Missouri[1]
Died November 8, 1996(1996-11-08) (aged 89)
Winslow, Arizona[2]
Coaching career (HC unless noted)


Appalachian State

Appalachian State
Head coaching record
Overall 10–6–1 (football)
8–11 (basketball)
College Football Data Warehouse

Eugene Emmett Garbee (May 29, 1907 – November 8, 1996) was the third head football coach and first basketball coach for the Appalachian State Mountaineers located in Boone, North Carolina.[3] Garbee was also president of Upper Iowa University from 1952 to 1970.

Head coaching record[edit]


Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl/playoffs
Appalachian State Mountaineers (North State Conference) (1933–1934)
1933 Appalachian State 7–2 1–0
1934 Appalachian State 3–4–1 1–0
Appalachian State: 10–6–1 2–0
Total: 10–6–1
      National championship         Conference title         Conference division title


Season Team Overall Conference Standing Postseason
Appalachian State Mountaineers (North State Conference) (1934–1935)
1934–1935 Appalachian State 8–11
Total: 8–11

      National champion  
      Conference regular season champion         Conference regular season and conference tournament champion
      Division regular season champion       Division regular season and conference tournament champion
      Conference tournament champion


  1. ^ Who's who in American education: a biographical dictionary of eminent living ... - Robert Cecil Cook - Google Books. Retrieved 2012-01-21. 
  2. ^ "GARBEE, Eugene ( -1996)". Retrieved 2012-01-21. 
  3. ^ Mike Flynn, ed. (2009). "History and Traditions: All-Time Coaching Records". Appalachian Football 2009 Media Guide (PDF). Appalachian Sports Information. p. 184.