W. H. Lyon
|W. H. Lyon|
Lyon pictured in Cream and Crimson 1896, Central yearbook
September 15, 1872|
Boonton, New Jersey
|Died||April 3, 1957
|Alma mater||Central University (1896)
|Coaching career (HC unless noted)|
|Head coaching record|
College Football Data Warehouse
William Hillyer Lyon was an American football coach. He served as the head football coach at the University of Mississippi (Ole Miss) in 1899. During his one-season tenure at Mississippi, Lyon compiled an overall record of three wins and four losses (3–4). Lyon was born in 1872 in Boonton, New Jersey. He was a member of the Phi Delta Theta fraternity.
In 1906, Lyon was working for a lumber company in Bridgeport, Connecticut as a travelling salesman. By the time of World War I, Lyon living in Bridgeport working as an accountant for the United States Government.
Head coaching record
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