James N. Ashmore
|Sport(s)||Football, basketball, baseball|
November 11, 1878|
|Died||April 27, 1944
|Coaching career (HC unless noted)|
|Head coaching record|
170–99–6 (baseball, excluding Colorado)
James Newton Ashmore (November 11, 1878 – April 27, 1944) was an American football, basketball and baseball coach. He served as the head football coach at the Washington Agricultural College and School of Science—now known as Washington State University—(1903), Millikin University (1904–1906, 1909–1913), Western Maryland College—now known as McDaniel College–(1907–1908), and DePauw University (1922–1924), compiling a career college football record of 61–46–9. Ashmore was also the head basketball coach at Washington Agricultural (1904–1905), Millikin (1905–1907, 1909–1914), the University of Colorado at Boulder (1914–1917), the University of Iowa (1920–1922), DePauw (1923–1924) and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (1926–1931), tallying a career college basketball mark of 178–117. In addition, he was the head baseball coach at Washington Agricultural (1904), Millikin (1905–1906, 1910–1914, 1940), Colorado, (1915–1917), Iowa (1920–1922), DePauw (1923–1924) and North Carolina (1927–1931).
Head coaching record
|Washington Agricultural (Independent) (1903)|
|Millikin Big Blue () (1904–1906)|
|Western Maryland Green Terror () (1907–1908)|
|Millikin Big Blue () (1909–1913)|
|DePauw Tigers (Independent) (1922–1924)|
|North Carolina Tar Heels (Southern Conference) (1926–1931)|
- "Person Details for James N. Ashmore, ;Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths, 1916-1947;". FamilySearch. Intellectual Reserve, Inc. Retrieved August 1, 2016.
- "James N. Ashmore". The New York Times. April 28, 1944. Retrieved July 22, 2010.
- College Football Reference Washington State University Football Records
- Miami Herald Washington State University all-time football records
- Washington State Cougars coaching records
- Year-by-Year Results (PDF), 2005 McDaniel College Media Guide, p. 42–43, McDaniel College, 2005.