Leslie Gillett

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Leslie Gillett
Sport(s) Football
Biographical details
Born (1881-02-15)February 15, 1881
Iowa
Died February 20, 1969(1969-02-20) (aged 88)
Santa Fe, New Mexico
Alma mater University of Arizona
Playing career
1900–1902 Arizona
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1902 Arizona
Head coaching record
Overall 5–0

Leslie Alexander Gillett (February 15, 1881 – February 20, 1969)[1] was an American football coach. He served as the third head football coach at the University of Arizona, coaching for one season in 1902 and compiling a record of 5–0.[2] He was later chief highway engineer of New Mexico from 1918 to 1922.[3][4]

Head coaching record[edit]

Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl/playoffs
Arizona (Independent) (1902)
1902 Arizona 5–0
Arizona: 5–0
Total: 5–0

References[edit]

  1. ^ [1]
  2. ^ [2]
  3. ^ "Leslie Gillett, Santa Fe, Dies; Rites Saturday", Albuquerque Journal, Friday, February 21, 1969, Albuquerque, New Mexico
  4. ^ "Death Claims Former UA Grid Coach", Tucson Daily Citizen, Saturday, February 22, 1969, Tucson, Arizona