Gene McDowell

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Gene McDowell
Sport(s) Football
Biographical details
Born (1940-07-04) July 4, 1940 (age 76)
Alma mater Florida State
Playing career
1960–1962 Florida State
Position(s) Linebacker
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1970–1973 Kansas State (assistant)
1974–1975 Florida State (DE)
1976–1984 Florida State (LB)
1985–1997 UCF
Administrative career (AD unless noted)
1985–1992 UCF
Head coaching record
Overall 86–61
Tournaments 1–1 (NCAA D-II playoffs)
2–2 (NCAA D-I-AA playoffs)
Accomplishments and honors
Awards
Eddie Robinson Award (1990)

Gene McDowell (born July 4, 1940) is a retired American college football coach. He was the head coach of the UCF Knights (1985–1997).[1]

Head coaching record[edit]

Year Coach Overall Conference Standing Bowl/playoffs
UCF Knights (NCAA Division II independent) (1985–1989)
1985 UCF 4–7
1986 UCF 6–5
1987 UCF 9–4 L NCAA Division II Semifinal
1988 UCF 6–5
1989 UCF 7–3
UCF Knights (NCAA Division I-AA independent) (1990–1995)
1990 UCF 10–4 L NCAA Division I-AA Semifinal
1991 UCF 6–5
1992 UCF 6–4
1993 UCF 9–3 L NCAA Division I-AA First Round
1994 UCF 7–4
1995 UCF 6–5
UCF Knights (NCAA Division I-A independent) (1996–1997)
1996 UCF 5–6
1997 UCF 5–6
UCF: 86–61
Total: 86–61

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Gene McDowell Records by Year". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved 2007-12-01. 

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