January 30, 1915|
Brooklyn, New York
|Died||October 17, 1990
|Coaching career (HC unless noted)|
|Head coaching record|
|Accomplishments and honors|
|2 Ivy (1956, 1960)|
Jordan A. Olivar (January 30, 1915 – October 17, 1990) was an American football player and coach. He served as the head football coach at Villanova College—now known as Villanova University—from 1943 to 1948, at Loyola Marymount University from 1949 to 1951, and at Yale University from 1952 to 1962, compiling an overall record of 111–63–8. Olivar led the Yale Bulldogs to two Ivy League championships, in 1956 and 1960. He died of lung cancer on October 17, 1990 at his home in Inglewood, California.
Head coaching record
|Villanova Wildcats (NCAA University Division independent) (1943–1948)|
|1947||Villanova||6–3–1||L Great Lakes|
|Loyola Marymount Lions (Independent) (1949–1951)|
|Yale Bulldogs (NCAA University Division independent) (1952–1955)|
|Yale Bulldogs (Ivy League) (1956–1962)|
|National championship Conference title Conference division title|
|#Rankings from final Coaches Poll.
°Rankings from final AP Poll.
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