Bob Titchenal

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Bob Titchenal
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Sport(s) Football
Biographical details
Born (1917-10-17)October 17, 1917
Ventura, California
Died July 5, 2009(2009-07-05) (aged 91)
Santa Rosa, California
Alma mater San Jose State
Playing career
1937–1939 San Jose State
1940–1942 Washington Redskins
1946 San Francisco 49ers
1947 Los Angeles Dons
Position(s) Center, end
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1948–1949 West Virginia (assistant)
1950–1951 New Mexico (assistant)
1952 Denver (assistant)
1953–1955 New Mexico
1957–1964 San Jose State
Head coaching record
Overall 45–61–2

Robert Alden Titchenal (October 17, 1917 – July 5, 2009) was an American football player and coach. From 1953 to 1955, he served as the head football coach at the University of New Mexico, where he compiled a 12–15–1 record. From 1957 to 1964, he was the head football coach at San Jose State University, where he compiled a 33–46–1 record. His overall record as a coach is 45–61–2. In his playing days, Titchenal captained the only undefeated San Jose State football team in school history.[citation needed] He went on to play professionally for the Washington Redskins, San Francisco 49ers, and the Los Angeles Dons. He was born in Ventura, California.

Head coaching record[edit]

Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl/playoffs
New Mexico Lobos (Mountain States Conference) (1953–1955)
1953 New Mexico 5–3–1 3–2–1 4th
1954 New Mexico 5–5 3–3 T–4th
1955 New Mexico 2–8 1–5 7th
New Mexico: 12–15–1 7–10–1
San Jose State Spartans (NCAA University Division independent) (1957–1964)
1957 San Jose State 3–7
1958 San Jose State 4–5
1959 San Jose State 4–6
1960 San Jose State 5–4
1961 San Jose State 6–4
1962 San Jose State 2–8–1
1963 San Jose State 5–5
1964 San Jose State 4–6
San Jose State: 33–46–1
Total: 45–61–2

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