Madison G. Gonterman

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Madison G. Gonterman
Sport(s) Football
Biographical details
Born (1871-02-08)February 8, 1871
Princeton, Illinois
Died September 30, 1941(1941-09-30) (aged 70)
Cambridge, Massachusetts
Playing career
1890s Harvard
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1896–1897 Indiana
Administrative career (AD unless noted)
1897–1898 Indiana
Head coaching record
Overall 12–3–1

Madison Gillham Gonterman (February 8, 1871 – September 30, 1941) was an American football player, coach, college athletics administrator, and lawyer. He served as the head football coach at Indiana University for two seasons, from 1896 to 1897, compiling a record of 11–5–1. Replacing Edgar Syrett, Gonterman was also Indiana University's second athletic director from 1897 to 1898.[1] He was succeeded by James H. Horne in 1898.[1] Gonterman later acted as counsel in Massachusetts for the United States Railroad Administration.[2]

Head coaching record[edit]

Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl/playoffs
Indiana Hoosiers (Independent) (1896–1897)
1896 Indiana 6–2
1897 Indiana 6–1–1
Indiana: 12–3–1
Total: 12–3–1


  1. ^ a b Chipman, Scott, ed. (2011). The 2011-12 Big Ten Conference Records Book (PDF) (64th ed.). Big Ten Conference. p. 6. Retrieved December 28, 2011. 
  2. ^ "Madison Gonterman, Ex-Railway Counsel". The New York Times. October 1, 1941. Retrieved June 16, 2010. 

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