May 7, 1924|
|Died||December 9, 2002
|Coaching career (HC unless noted)|
|1956–1964||College of Emporia|
|Head coaching record|
|Accomplishments and honors|
|Little All-American coach of the year
NAIA coach of the year
William G. "Bill" Schnebel (May 7, 1924 – December 9, 2002) was an American football coach. He was named the 1960 "Little All-American Coach of the Year" and NAIA coach of the year. He died in 2002.
College of Emporia
Schnebel's first head coaching job was at the College of Emporia in Emporia, Kansas. While head coach of the Fighting Presbies, he led his teams to a record of 61–21–1. They were named Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference champions three years (1959, 1962, and 1963), took second place in the conference twice (1956 and 1961), and third place in his final 1964 season at the college.
Schnebel's team traveled to the Mineral Water Bowl in 1959 and defeated Austin 21–20. In 1962 C of E was ranked number 3 in the NAIA and lost in the semifinal game to Central State, 20–0. In 1963 C of E was ranked 2nd in the NAIA and lost in the semifinal game to Saint John's 54–0.