W. J. Forbes

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W. J. Forbes
William James Forbes.png
Forbes pictured in Ariel 1898, Vermont yearbook
Sport(s) Football
Biographical details
Born (1874-08-24)August 24, 1874
Shoreham, Vermont
Died June 18, 1900(1900-06-18) (aged 25)
Fort Collins, Colorado
Alma mater University of Vermont
Playing career
1896–1898 Vermont
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1899 Colorado State
Head coaching record
Overall 1-2-1

William James Forbes was the head coach of the Colorado State college football program in 1899.

Forbes, a native of Shoreham, Vermont, died at Fort Collins, Colorado in 1900.[1]

Head coaching record[edit]

Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl/playoffs Coaches# AP°
1899 Colorado State 1-2-1
Total: 1-2-1
Indicates Bowl Coalition, Bowl Alliance, BCS, or CFP / New Years' Six bowl.
#Rankings from final Coaches Poll.


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