Charles Young (American football)

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Charles Young
Charles Young - Missouri.jpg
Sport(s) Football
Biographical details
Born c. 1867
Died March 21, 1908 (aged 41)[1]
St. Louis, Missouri
Alma mater University of Missouri[2]
Playing career
1893–95[3] Missouri
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1897 Missouri
Head coaching record
Overall 5–6

Charles E. Young (c. 1867 – March 21, 1908) was the seventh head football coach for the University of Missouri Tigers located in Columbia, Missouri and he held that position for the 1897 season. His career coaching record at Missouri was 5 wins, 6 losses, and 0 ties. This ranks him 22nd at Missouri in total wins and 24th at Missouri in winning percentage.[4] He died of typhoid in 1908.


  1. ^ Engineering Quarterly of the University of Missouri. 1908. Retrieved 2015-06-04. 
  2. ^ Wernig, D. (2009). Hear the Roar!: The Resurgence of Mizzou Football. University of Missouri Press. p. 3. ISBN 9780826218650. Retrieved 2015-06-04. 
  3. ^ "Turn-of-century years were tough for Tigers - Columbia Daily Tribune | Columbia Missouri: Community". Retrieved 2015-06-04. 
  4. ^ "Missouri Coaching Records". Retrieved 2015-06-04. 

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