November 15, 1907|
|Died||October 14, 1973
|Coaching career (HC unless noted)|
|College Football Hall of Fame
Inducted in 2009 (profile)
Volney C. Ashford (November 15, 1907 – October 14, 1973) was an American football coach. He served as the head coach at Missouri Valley College from 1937 to 1967 (missing three years due to his service in World War II), with a coaching record of 197–55–12. He led the Missouri Valley Vikings to nine bowl games, including the Mineral Water Bowl in 1955 and the 1956 Tangerine Bowl. Ashford was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 2009.
- The Kansas City Times. October 15, 1973. Retrieved March 9, 2017 – via newspapers.com..
- "Coach Ashford inducted into National College Football Hall of Fame" (PDF). Viking Views (Winter 2010 ed.). Marshall, Missouri: Missouri Valley College. pp. 10–12. Retrieved March 10, 2017 – via moval.edu.
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