Jordan Olivar

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Jordan A. Olivar
Sport(s) Football
Biographical details
Born January 30, 1915
Brooklyn, New York
Died October 17, 1990 (aged 75)
Inglewood, California
Playing career
1935–1937 Villanova
Position(s) Tackle
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1943–1948
1949–1951
1952–1962
Villanova
Loyola Marymount
Yale
Head coaching record
Overall 111–63–8
Statistics
Accomplishments and honors
Championships
2 Ivy (1956, 1960)

Jordan A. Olivar (1915 – October 17, 1990) was a college football head coach for Villanova University, Loyola Marymount University and Yale University from 1943 to 1962. He compiled an overall record of 111–63–8, including two Ivy League championships in 1956 and 1960.

Head coaching record[edit]

Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl/playoffs Rank#
Villanova Wildcats (Independent / Yankee Conference) (1943–1948)
1943 Villanova 5–3
1944 Villanova 4–4
1945 Villanova 4–4
1946 Villanova 6–4
1947 Villanova 6–3–1 L Great Lakes Bowl
1948 Villanova 8–2–1
Loyola Marymount Lions (Independent) (1949–1951)
1949 Loyola Marymount 6–4
1950 Loyola Marymount 8–1
1951 Loyola Marymount 3–6
Yale Bulldogs (Independent / Ivy League) (1952–1962)
1952 Yale 7–2
1953 Yale 5–2–2
1954 Yale 5–3–1
1955 Yale 7–2
1956 Yale 8–1 1st
1957 Yale 6–2–1
1958 Yale 2–7
1959 Yale 6–3
1960 Yale 9–0 1st
1961 Yale 4–5
1962 Yale 2–5–2
Total: 111–63–8
      National championship         Conference title         Conference division title
#Rankings from final Coaches Poll.

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