Peyton Evans

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Peyton Evans
Biographical details
Born(1892-10-18)October 18, 1892
Amherst, Virginia
DiedFebruary 24, 1972(1972-02-24) (aged 79)
Alma materVPI
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
Head coaching record

Peyton Randolph Evans (October 18, 1892 – February 24, 1972) was an American football player and coach. He was the head football coach at the University of Virginia in 1916. Evans attended Virginia Polytechnic Institute, where he played football.[1]

Evanslater worked as a lawyer in Prince George, Virginia and served as a counsel and executive secretary of the Washington Newspaper Publishers Association.[2] He died in 1972.[3]

Head coaching record[edit]

Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl/playoffs
Virginia Cavaliers (South Atlantic Intercollegiate Athletic Association) (1916)
1916 Virginia 4–5 3–1 T–5th
Virginia: 4–5 3–1
Total: 4–5


  1. ^ "The Bugle 1913" (PDF). Virginia Tech Bugle. 1913. Retrieved December 4, 2015.
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