Gus Tebell

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Gus Tebell
Gustebell-1922.jpg
Tebell, c. 1922
Sport(s) Football, basketball, baseball
Biographical details
Born (1897-09-06)September 6, 1897
St. Charles, Illinois
Died May 1969
Charlottesville, Virginia
Playing career
1920–1922
1923–1924
Wisconsin
Columbus Tigers
Position(s) End
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
Football
1923
1925–1929
1934–1936

Basketball
1925–1929
1930–1951

Baseball
1931–43, 45–55

Columbus Tigers
NC State
Virginia


NC State
Virginia


Virginia
Head coaching record
Overall 2–0–1 (NFL)
27–43–6 (college football)
319–226 (college basketball)
266–189–9 (baseball)
Statistics
College Football Data Warehouse
Accomplishments and honors
Championships
1 Southern Conference (1927)
Awards
Football All-American, 1922

Gustave Kenneth Tebell (September 6, 1897 – May 1969) was an American football, basketball, and baseball player and coach. From 1925 to 1929, he coached football at North Carolina State University, where he compiled a 21–25–2 record. From 1934 to 1936, he coached at the University of Virginia, where he compiled a 6–18–4 record. From 1930 to 1951, he served as the head men's basketball coach at Virginia. During that tenure, he compiled a 240–190 record. His 240 wins rank third in school history. Tebell also coached baseball at Virginia from 1941 to 1943 and from 1945 to 1955.

Tebell played football and basketball at the University of Wisconsin. After graduating, he played for the Columbus Tigers of the NFL in 1923 and 1924 and coached three of the team's games in 1923.

The University of Virginia honors Tebell by giving an annual award in his name, the Gus Tebell Memorial Award, which is granted each year to the graduating male student-athlete with the highest grade point average through his four years at the university.

Head coaching record[edit]

NFL[edit]

Team Year Regular Season Post Season
Won Lost Ties Win % Finish Won Lost Win % Result
Columbus Tigers 1923 2 0 1 .667 8th - - - -
COL Total 2 0 1 .667 0 0 .000
Total 2 0 1 .667 0 0 .000

College football[edit]

Year Team Overall Conference Standing
NC State Wolfpack (Southern Conference) (1925–1929)
1925 NC State 3–5–1 0–4–1 18th
1926 NC State 4–6 0–4 21st
1927 NC State 9–1 4–0 T–1st
1928 NC State 4–5–1 1–3–1 17th
1929 NC State 1–8 0–5 22nd
NC State: 21–25–2 5–16–2
Virginia Cavaliers (Southern Conference) (1934–1935)
1934 Virginia 3–6 1–4 9th
1935 Virginia 1–5–4 0–3–2 9th
Virginia Cavaliers (Independent) (1936)
1936 Virginia 2–7
Virginia: 6–18–4 1–7–2
Total: 27–43–6

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