George Binnewies

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George Binnewies
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Binnewies pictured in The Index 1909, Illinois State yearbook
Sport(s) Football
Biographical details
Born (1879-09-18)September 18, 1879[1]
Harvard, Illinois, U.S.
Died June 4, 1968(1968-06-04) (aged 88)[2]
McLean, Virginia, U.S.
Alma mater DePauw University (1907)
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1908–1909 Illinois State
Head coaching record
Overall 9-5-1

Wilfred George Binnewies was the seventh head football coach for the Illinois State Redbirds in Normal, Illinois and he held that position for two seasons, from 1908 until 1909. His overall coaching record at ISU was 9 wins, 5 losses, and 1 ties. This ranks him 12th at ISU in terms of total wins and fourth at ISU in terms of winning percentage. [3]


  1. ^ DePauw University; Ridpath, M.J. (1920). Alumnal Record, DePauw University. University. Retrieved 2015-08-22. 
  2. ^ "Witmus Generations Ruegen to America - Family Tree for WITTMUSS, WITTMUS, WITTMÜTZ, Wittmuetz". Retrieved 2015-08-22. 
  3. ^ Illinois State Coaching Records Archived November 26, 2005, at the Wayback Machine.