Bill Smaltz

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Bill Smaltz
Biographical details
Born(1918-03-17)March 17, 1918
Aliquippa, Pennsylvania
DiedSeptember 14, 2001(2001-09-14) (aged 83)
Raleigh, North Carolina
Playing career
1938–1941Penn State
Position(s)Quarterback
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1946Juniata (assistant)
1947–1953Juniata
1954–1970NC State (assistant)
Head coaching record
Overall32–17–2

William Robert Smaltz Sr. (March 17, 1918 – September 14, 2001) was an American football player and coach.[1] He served as the head football coach at Juniata College in Huntingdon, Pennsylvania from 1947 to 1953, compiling a 32–17–2 record including an undefeated season in 1953.[2] As a collegiate athlete, he quarterbacked the Penn State Nittany Lions football squad for three seasons and earned a selection by the Philadelphia Eagles in the 1942 NFL Draft.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Bill Smaltz". Pro Football Archives. Retrieved December 6, 2018.
  2. ^ "William Smaltz". bcshof.org. Retrieved December 6, 2018.
  3. ^ "Philadelphia Eagles Draft". Pro-Football-Reference. Retrieved December 6, 2018.