Walter H. Watkins
February 23, 1878|
|Died||April 6, 1937
|Alma mater||Princeton University (1900)|
|Coaching career (HC unless noted)|
|Head coaching record|
|Accomplishments and honors|
|2 SIAA (1900, 1901)|
Walter Hudson "Billy" Watkins (February 23, 1878 – April 6, 1937) was an American football coach. He served as the head football coach at Auburn University from 1900 to 1901, compiling a record of 6–3–1. He also coached the Vanderbilt Commodores for two seasons from 1901 to 1902, compiling a record of 14–2–1. Watkins attended Princeton University where he was a prominent member of the baseball team and first substitute on the football team. He later worked as an attorney.
Head coaching record
|Auburn Tigers (Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association) (1900–1901)|
|Vanderbilt Commodores (Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association) (1901–1902)|
- Ward, Janice (September 14, 2014). "WATKINS, Walter Hudson | Who's Who In TN". Tngenweb.org. Retrieved August 7, 2013.
- "WALTER WATKINS, TENNESSEE LAWYER - Counsel for Central of Georgia Dies in Memphis-A Former Athlete at Princeton - Article - NYTimes.com". Select.nytimes.com. April 17, 1937. Retrieved August 7, 2013.
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