John L. Marks

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John L. Marks
Sport(s) Football
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1911–1912 Notre Dame
Head coaching record
Overall 13–0–2

John L. "Jack" Marks was an American football coach. He served as the head football coach at the University of Notre Dame from 1911 to 1912, compiling a record of 13–0–2.

On October 5, 1912, in one of the easiest victories in Notre Dame history, junior quarterback Gus Dorais led the Irish to a 116-7 rout of St. Viator in the season-opener.[1] Second year coach John L. Marks would again guide Notre Dame to an undefeated season in 1912, following up a 6-0-2 record in 1911 with a 7-0 mark.

Head coaching record[edit]

Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl/playoffs
Notre Dame Fighting Irish (Independent) (1911–1912)
1911 Notre Dame 6–0–2
1912 Notre Dame 7–0
Notre Dame: 13–0–2
Total: 13–0–2

References[edit]

  1. ^ "October Calendar". On this date in Notre Dame Football History. Irish Legends. Archived from the original on 23 July 2011. Retrieved 19 October 2012. "October 5: 1912: In one of the easiest victories in Notre Dame history, junior quarterback Gus Dorais leads the Irish to a 116-7 rout of St. Viator in the season-opener. Second year coach John L. Marks would again guide Notre Dame to an undefeated season in 1912, following up a 6-0-2 record in 1911 with a 7-0-7 mark."