L. B. Harvey

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L. B. Harvey
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Sport(s) Football
Biographical details
Alma mater Georgetown College[1]
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1901 Mississippi A&M
Head coaching record
Overall 2–2–1

L. B. Harvey was an American football coach. He served as the third head football coach at Mississippi A&M (now known as Mississippi State University) for the 1901 season. Harvey was brought over from Georgetown College to serve as player-coach for the 1901 squad.[2] During his one-season tenure, Harvey compiled an overall record of two wins, two losses and one tie (2–2–1).[3][4] One of his two victories is notable for being the first against rival Mississippi in what was later dubbed the Egg Bowl in their first all-time meeting.[5]

Head coaching record[edit]

Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl/playoffs
Mississippi A&M Aggies (Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association) (1901)
1901 Mississippi A&M 2–2–1 1–2
Mississippi A&M: 2–2–1 1–2
Total: 2–2–1


  1. ^ Mississippi State Season review - 1901
  2. ^ Barnwell, Marion (1997). A Place Called Mississippi: Collected Narratives. Jackson, Mississippi: University Press of Mississippi. p. 241. ISBN 0-87805-964-4. Retrieved February 19, 2012. 
  3. ^ DeLassus, David. "L. B. Harvey Records by Year". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved February 19, 2012. 
  4. ^ Galbraith, Joe; Nemeth, Mike, eds. (2006). 2006 Mississippi State Football Media Guide (PDF). Birmingham, Alabama: EBSCO Media. p. 128. Retrieved February 19, 2012. 
  5. ^ McKenzie, Danny (2010). The Egg Bowl: Mississippi State vs Ole Miss. Jackson, Mississippi: University Press of Mississippi. pp. 3–5. ISBN 1-60473-832-4. Retrieved February 19, 2012. 

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