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                    *** University of Akron Directory ***
 
                            From The Sports Network
 
 Location:          Akron, Ohio
 Total Enrollment:  29,699
 Founded:           1870
 Nickname:          Zips
 Colors:            Blue & Gold
 Conference:        Mid-American (East Division)
 Stadium:           InfoCision Stadium - Summa Field (30,000)
 Surface:           ProGrass
 Mascot:            Zippy
 
 President:         Dr. Luis M. Proenza
 Athletic Director: Tom Wistrcill
 Head Coach:        Terry Bowden
 
                       Coaching and Team History
                       -------------------------
 
 Year   Coach                         Overall Bowl Games
 ----   -----                         ------- ----------
 1891   Charles Weeks                  1-  3
 1892   Frank Cook                     3-  4
 1893   John W. Heisman                5-  2
 1894   John W. Heisman                1-  0
 1895   NO COACH                       3-  2
 1896   Harry Wilson                   0-  1
 1897   NO VARSITY
 1898   NO VARSITY
 1900   Archie Eves                    2-  1
 1899   NO COACH                       2-3-1
 1901   NO VARSITY
 1902   Forest Firestone               2-  5
 1903   Rev. Alfred Place              0-  2
 1904   NO VARSITY
 1905   NO VARSITY
 1906   NO VARSITY
 1907   NO VARSITY
 1908   Dr. Dwight Bradley             3-  4
 1909   Clarence Weed                  4-  4
 1910   Frank Haggerty                 7-  2
 1911   Frank Haggerty                 3-4-1
 1912   Frank Haggerty                 5-2-1
 1913   Frank Haggerty                 3-  4
 1914   Frank Haggerty                 4-4-1
 1915   Fred Sefton                    1-7-1
 1916   Fred Sefton                    2-  7
 1917   Fred Sefton                    5-  3
 1918   Fred Sefton                    2-2-1
 1919   Fred Sefton                    6-1-1
 1920   Fred Sefton                    4-  4
 1921   Fred Sefton                    5-  3
 1922   Fred Sefton                    5-  3
 1923   Fred Sefton                    4-3-1
 1924   James Coleman                  5-  3
 1925   James Coleman                  1-  7
 1926   George Babcock                 5-2-2
 1927   Howard "Red" Blair             5-  3
 1928   Howard "Red" Blair             5-  3
 1929   Howard "Red" Blair             9-  1
 1930   Howard "Red" Blair             7-  1
 1931   Howard "Red" Blair             1-  7
 1932   Howard "Red" Blair             2-4-3
 1933   Howard "Red" Blair             5-3-1
 1934   Howard "Red" Blair             3-4-1
 1935   Howard "Red" Blair             6-  3
 1936   James W. Aiken                 6-2-1
 1937   James W. Aiken                 7-  2
 1938   James W. Aiken                 6-  3
 1939   Thomas Dowler                  5-  4
 1940   Thomas Dowler                  2-5-2
 1941   Otis Douglas                   5-3-1
 1942   Otis Douglas                   0-7-2
 1943   No team - World War II
 1944   No team - World War II
 1945   No team - World War II
 1946   Paul Baldacci                  5-  4
 1947   Paul Baldacci                  2-  6
 1948   William Houghton               2-  6
 1949   William Houghton               2-6-1
 1950   William Houghton               2-  7
 1951   William Houghton               1-  8
 1952   Ken "Red" Cochrane             2-6-1
 1953   Ken "Red" Cochrane             3-5-2
 1954   Joe McMullen                   3-  5
 1955   Joe McMullen                   6-  2
 1956   Joe McMullen                   3-5-1
 1957   Joe McMullen                   7-1-1
 1958   Joe McMullen                   6-2-1
 1959   Joe McMullen                   4-  5
 1960   Joe McMullen                   1-  8
 1961   Gordon Larson                  6-  2
 1962   Gordon Larson                  7-  2
 1963   Gordon Larson                  6-  3
 1964   Gordon Larson                  6-  3
 1965   Gordon Larson                  5-3-1
 1966   Gordon Larson                  6-  3
 1967   Gordon Larson                  4-4-1
 1968   Gordon Larson                  7-3-1  Rice (L) Louisiana Tech, 33-13
 1969   Gordon Larson                  9-  1
 1970   Gordon Larson                  7-  3
 1971   Gordon Larson                  8-  2
 1972   Gordon Larson                  3-4-2
 1973   Jim Dennison                   6-  5
 1974   Jim Dennison                   5-  5
 1975   Jim Dennison                   7-  4  Pioneer (L) Montana St, 24-13
 1976   Jim Dennison                  10-  3  Rockne (W) North Michigan, 29-26
 1977   Jim Dennison                   6-4-1
 1978   Jim Dennison                   6-  5
 1979   Jim Dennison                   6-  5
 1980   Jim Dennison                   3-7-1
 1981   Jim Dennison                   5-  5
 1982   Jim Dennison                   6-  5
 1983   Jim Dennison                   8-  3
 1984   Jim Dennison                   4-  7
 1985   Jim Dennison                   8-  4
 1986   Gerry Faust                    7-  4
 1987   Gerry Faust                    4-  7
 1988   Gerry Faust                    5-  6
 1989   Gerry Faust                    6-4-1
 1990   Gerry Faust                    3-7-1
 1991   Gerry Faust                    5-  6
 1992   Gerry Faust                    7-3-1
 1993   Gerry Faust                    5-  6
 1994   Gerry Faust                    1- 10
 1995   Lee Owens                      2-  9
 1996   Lee Owens                      4-  7
 1997   Lee Owens                      2-  9
 1998   Lee Owens                      4-  7
 1999   Lee Owens                      7-  4
 2000   Lee Owens                      6-  5
 2001   Lee Owens                      4-  7
 2002   Lee Owens                      4-  8
 2003   Lee Owens                      7-  5
 2004   J.D. Brookhart                 6-  5
 2005   J.D. Brookhart                 7-  6  Motor City (L) Memphis 38-31
 2006   J.D. Brookhart                 5-  7
 2007   J.D. Brookhart                 4-  8
 2008   J.D. Brookhart                 5-  7
 2009   J.D. Brookhart                 3-  9
 2010   Rob Ianello                    1- 11
 2011   Rob Ianello                    1- 11
 2012   Terry Bowden                   1- 11
 2013   Terry Bowden                   5-  7
 
 Overall Record:    488-506-40  (.491)        Bowl Record: 1-3
 
                        Akron Coaching Records
                        ----------------------
 
 Years     Name              # of Years      Won   Lost    Tie   Pct.
 -----     ----              ----------      ---   ----    ---   ----
 1892      Frank Cook            1             3      4      0   .429
 1893-94   Joh W. Heisman        2             6      2      0   .750
 1896      Harry Wilson          1             0      1      0   .000
 1899      Archie Eves           1             2      1      0   .667
 1902      Forest Firestone      1             2      5      0   .286
 1903      Rev. Alfred W. Place  1             0      2      0   .000
 1908      Dr. Dwight Bradley    1             3      4      0   .429
 1909      Clarence Weed         1             4      4      0   .500
 1910-14   Frank Haggerty        5            22     16      3   .573
 1915-23   Fred Sefton           9            34     33      4   .507
 1924-25   James Coleman         2             6     10      0   .375
 1926      George Babcock        1             5      2      2   .667
 1927-35   Howard "Red" Blair    9            42     30      5   .578
 1936-38   James W. Aiken        3            19      7      1   .727
 1939-40   Thomas Dowler         2             7      9      2   .444
 1941-42   Otis Douglas          2             5     10      3   .361
 1946-47   Paul Baldacci         2             7     10      0   .412
 1948-51   William Houghton      4             7     27      1   .214
 1952-53   Kenneth Cochrane      2             8      9      1   .472
 1954-60   Joseph McMullen       7            30     28      3   .516
 1961-72   Gordon Larson        12            74     33      5   .683
 1973-85   Jim Dennison         13            80     62      2   .562
 1986-94   Gerry Faust           9            43     53      3   .449
 1995-2003 Lee Owens             9            40     61      0   .396
 2004-09   J.D.Brookhart         6            30     42      0   .417
 2010-11   Rob Ianello           2             2     22      0   .083
 2012-     Terry Bowden          2             6     18      0   .250
 
 
 12/24 16:07:17 ET

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