Barton Koch

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Barton Koch
Baylor Bears
Position Guard
Class Graduate
Career history
Personal information
Date of birth April 22, 1907
Place of birth Temple, Texas
Date of death April 28, 1964(1964-04-28) (aged 57)
Place of death Temple, Texas
Height 5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)
Weight 195 lb (88 kg)
Career highlights and awards
College Football Hall of Fame (1974)

Barton "Botchy" Koch (April 22, 1907 – April 28, 1964) was an American college football player. He was elected to the College Football Hall of Fame in 1974.

Baylor University[edit]

Koch played as a guard for the Baylor Bears of Baylor University. In 1929 he was chosen for an All-Southern team selected by football fans throughout the south and published by the Central Press newspapers.[1] In 1930 he was a consensus All-American.[2]


  1. ^ "Southern Team". The Daily Courier. December 10, 1929. 
  2. ^ e. g. "RICE PICKS ALL-AMERICA: Ticknor and Carideo, of 1929 Eleven, Named Again on Honor Team; Two Utility Players Added to Lineup". Charleston Daily Mail. 1930-12-19. 

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