Ernest C. Wills

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Ernest C. Wills
Sport(s) Football, basketball, baseball
Playing career
1913–1915 Iowa
Position(s) Fullback
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1922 Tempe Normal
1924 Chadron State
1922–1923 Tempe Normal
1923 Tempe Normal
Administrative career (AD unless noted)
1922 Tempe Normal
Head coaching record
Overall 8–4–1 (football)
8–4 (basketball)
5–5 (baseball)

Ernest Claude Wills was an American football, basketball, and baseball coach. He served as the head football coach at Tempe Normal School, now Arizona State University, in 1922 and at Chadron State College in 1924, compiling a career college football record of 8–4–1. Wills was also the head basketball coach at Tempe Normal in 1922–23, tallying a mark of 8–4, and the head baseball coach at the school in 1923, guiding his baseball squad to a 5–5 record. Wills graduated the University of Iowa in 1916 with a degree in engineering. He played on the Iowa Hawkeyes football team from 1913 through 1915.

Head coaching record[edit]


Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl/playoffs
Tempe Normal Bulldogs (Independent) (1919)
1922 Tempe Normal 0–3–1
Tempe Normal: 0–3–1
Chadron State Eagles (Independent) (1924)
1924 Chadron State 8–1
Chadron State: 8–1
Total: 8–4–1


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