Alex Yunevich

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Alex Yunevich
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Biographical details
Born(1909-12-08)December 8, 1909
DiedJanuary 28, 1992(1992-01-28) (aged 82)
Venice, Florida
Playing career
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1933Lehigh (assistant)
1934–1936Central State (MI)
1937Central State (MI)
Head coaching record
Overall186–98–13 (football)
5–2 (baseball)

Alexander Joseph Yunevich (December 8, 1909 – January 28, 1992) was an American football player and coach. He served as the head football coach at Central State Teachers College—now known as Central Michigan University—from 1934 to 1936 and at Alfred University from 1937 to 1976, compiling a career college football record of 186–98–13. Yunevich played football as a fullback at Purdue University. He died on January 28, 1992, in Venice, Florida, where he lived during his retirement.[1][2]

Head coaching record[edit]


Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl/playoffs
Central State Bearcats (Independent) (1934–1936)
1934 Central State 5–3
1935 Central State 2–6
1936 Central State 3–4–1
Central State: 9–13–1
Alfred Saxons () (1937–1976)
Alfred: 177–85–12
Total: 186–98–13
      National championship         Conference title         Conference division title or championship game berth


  1. ^ "Alex Yunevich". Archives & Special Collections. Herrick Memorial Library at Alfred University. Archived from the original on December 25, 2010. Retrieved January 24, 2011.
  2. ^ "For Alfred grid coach dies". Star-Gazette. Elmira, New York. Associated Press. January 28, 1992. p. 13. Retrieved April 24, 2019 – via open access.

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