Glen Gray (American football)

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Glen C. Gray
Sport(s) Football
Biographical details
Born (1888-12-27)December 27, 1888
Charlotteville, Ontario
Died June 7, 1921(1921-06-07) (aged 32)
near Duchesne, Utah
Playing career
1907–1909 Oberlin
Position(s) Halfback
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1911–1912 Oberlin
1913–1915 Washburn
Head coaching record
Overall 24–12–4

Glen Carlton Gray (December 27, 1888 – June 7, 1921) was an American football player and coach. He served as the head football coach at Oberlin College from 1911 to 112 and at Washburn University from 1913 to 1915, compiling a career record of 24–12–4.

Gray coached the Oberlin Yeomen in 1911 and 1912. He went 13–2–1 in those two seasons.[1] Gray was the 13th head football coach for Washburn University in Topeka, Kansas and he held that position for three seasons, from 1913 until 1915. His overall coaching record at Washburn was 11–10–3.[2]

Gray was accidentally shot to death in 1921 when he was mistaken for a bear during an assessment work party.[3][4]

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