Dick Bedesem

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Dick Bedesem
Sport(s) Football
Biographical details
Born (1931-01-22)January 22, 1931
Died October 6, 1999(1999-10-06) (aged 68)
Abington, Pennsylvania
Playing career
1950–1952 Villanova
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1955–1956 La Salle College HS (PA) (assistant)
1957–1970 Bishop Egan HS (PA)
1970–1971 Archbishop Wood HS (PA)
1973–1974 Temple (DB)
1975–1980 Villanova
1981 Pittsburgh (assistant)
1984–1986 Neshaminy HS (PA)
1987–1991 Delaware Valley
1992–1994 Neshaminy HS (PA)
Head coaching record
Overall 47–67–2 (college)
140–84–7 (high school)

Richard V. "Dick" Bedesem, Sr. (January 22, 1931 – October 6, 1999) was an American football player and coach. He served as the head football coach at Villanova University from 1975 to 1980 and at Delaware Valley College from 1987 to 1991, compiling a career college football record of 47–67–2. Bedesem was also an assistant football coach at Temple University and the University of Pittsburgh. He died of congestive heart failure on October 6, 1999 at Abington Memorial Hospital in Abington, Pennsylvania.[1]

Head coaching record[edit]

College[edit]

Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl/playoffs
Villanova Wildcats (NCAA Division I / I-A independent) (1975–1980)
1975 Villanova 4–7
1976 Villanova 6–4–1
1977 Villanova 4–7
1978 Villanova 5–6
1979 Villanova 5–6
1980 Villanova 6–5
Villanova: 30–35–1
Delaware Valley Aggies (Middle Atlantic States Collegiate Athletic Corporation) (1987–1991)
1987 Delaware Valley 3–6–1
1988 Delaware Valley 5–5
1989 Delaware Valley 3–7
1990 Delaware Valley 3–7
1991 Delaware Valley 3–7
Delaware Valley: 17–32–1
Total: 47–67–2

References[edit]

  1. ^ Juliano, Joe (October 7, 1999). "Grid Coach Bedesem Dead At 68". The Philadelphia Inquirer. Retrieved July 4, 2015. 

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