J. R. Bishop

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J. R. Bishop
Sport(s) Football
Biographical details
Born (1938-03-22) March 22, 1938 (age 79)
Oakland City, Indiana
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1982–1995 Wheaton
Head coaching record
Overall 84–43–1 (.660)

Jarvis R. Bishop is an American football coach in the United States.[1]

Coaching career[edit]

Bishop was the head college football coach for the Wheaton Thunder located in Wheaton, Illinois. He held that position for 14 seasons, from 1982 until 1995.[2] His coaching record at Wheaton was 84 wins, 43 losses and 1 tie.As of the conclusion of the 2012 season, this ranks him #3 at Wheaton in total wins and #4 at the school in winning percentage (.660).[3][4]


  1. ^ "BISHOP, J. R. - Indiana Football Hall of Fame". 
  2. ^ Shafer, Ian. "Wheaton College (All seasons results)". College Football Reference. Archived from the original on March 4, 2016. Retrieved March 20, 2013. 
  3. ^ DeLassus, David. "Wheaton Thunder Records By Year". College Football Data Warehouse. Archived from the original on July 29, 2014. Retrieved March 20, 2013. 
  4. ^ "Football year-by-year results". Wheaton Thunder. Archived from the original on April 10, 2013. Retrieved March 20, 2013.