Windy Nicklaus

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Windy Nicklaus
Biographical details
Born(1904-01-06)January 6, 1904
DiedJanuary 8, 1991(1991-01-08) (aged 87)
Playing career
Football
1924Bucknell
1925–1927Texas Tech
Baseball
1926–1928Texas Tech
Position(s)Halfback (football)
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
Football
1935Amarillo College
1939–1940Oklahoma Baptist
1946West Texas A&M

William Winfield "Windy" Nicklaus (January 6, 1904 – January 8, 1991[1]) was an American football player and coach.[2] He served as the head football coach at Oklahoma Baptist University from 1939 to 1940 and at West Texas A&M University in 1946.[3] Nicklaus began his playing career at Bucknell University in 1924,[4] and transferred to Texas Tech University, where he was a member of the school's first football team.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "William Winfield "Windy" Nicklaus (1904-1991)". Find A Grave. Retrieved 14 February 2019.
  2. ^ "Windy Nicklaus". kidsinc.org. Retrieved December 30, 2018.
  3. ^ "Windy Nicklaus". Sports-Reference College Football. Retrieved December 30, 2018.
  4. ^ "Christy" (PDF). Bucknell University. Retrieved January 1, 2019.
  5. ^ "Windy Nicklaus" (PDF). sharpschool.com. Retrieved December 30, 2018.

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