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                    *** University of Richmond Directory ***
 
                            From The Sports Network
 
 Location:          Richmond, Virginia
 Total Enrollment:  4,250
 Founded:           1830
 Nickname:          Spiders
 Colors:            Red and Blue
 Conference:        Colonial Athletic Association
 Stadium:           UR Stadium (21,319)
 Surface:           Natural Grass
 Mascot:            Spidey
 
 President:         Dr. Edward L. Ayers
 Athletic Director: Jim Miller
 Head Coach:        Danny Rocco
 
                       Coaching and Team History
                       -------------------------
 
 Year   Coach                         Overall Playoff Games
 ----   -----                         ------- -------------
 1881   M.C. Taylor                    2-  0
 1882   C.M. Hazen                     1-  0
 1883   cancelled game
 1884   no games scheduled
 1885   C.M. Hazen                     1-  1
 1886   C.M. Hazen                     1-  1
 1887   H.R. Hundley                   1-  1
 1888   C.M. Hazen                     1-  2
 1889   Frank Johnson                  1-  2
 1890   C.T. Taylor                    0-  3
 1891   Dana Rucker                    0-  2
 1892   Penwick Shelton                2-  3
 1893   Dana Rucker                    3-  2
 1894   Dana Rucker                    0-4-2
 1895   Dana Rucker                    0-5-1
 1896   no team fielded
 1897   Bill Wertenbaker               3-  5
 1898   O.L. Owen                      3-3-1
 1899   Julian Hill                    2-  2
 1900   Edward Kenna                   3-  4
 1901   Garnett Nelson                 1-  5
 1902   Graham Hobson                  3-  3
 1903   Fred Vail                      6-3-1
 1904   Harry Wall                     1-  5
 1905   E.A. Dunlop Jr.                3-4-2
 1906   E.A. Dunlop Jr.                5-5-1
 1907   E.A. Dunlop Jr.                3-  6
 1908   E.A. Dunlop Jr.                3-  5
 1909   E.A. Dunlop Jr.                3-5-2
 1910   E.V. Long                      1-6-1
 1911   Sam Honaker                    0-6-2
 1912   E.A. Dunlop Jr.                1-  7
 1913   Frank Dobson                   5-3-1
 1914   Frank Dobson                   5-  4
 1915   Frank Dobson                   4-4-1
 1916   Frank Dobson                   5-4-2
 1917   Frank Dobson                   4-2-1
 1918   Robert Marshall                3-1-1
 1919   Frank Dobson                   5-2-2
 1920   Frank Dobson                   6-  2
 1921   Frank Dobson                   4-3-1
 1922   Frank Dobson                   6-2-1
 1923   Frank Dobson                   3-  5
 1924   Frank Dobson                   2-6-1
 1925   Frank Dobson                   3-  6
 1926   Frank Dobson                   2-  7
 1927   Frank Dobson                   4-4-1
 1928   Frank Dobson                   3-4-2
 1929   Frank Dobson                   3-5-1
 1930   Frank Dobson                   2-4-2
 1931   Frank Dobson                   4-  5
 1932   Frank Dobson                   4-2-2
 1933   Frank Dobson                   5-  4
 1934   Glenn Thistlethwaite           8-  1
 1935   Glenn Thistlethwaite           3-3-3
 1936   Glenn Thistlethwaite           4-4-2
 1937   Glenn Thistlethwaite           5-4-1
 1938   Glenn Thistlethwaite           6-3-1
 1939   Glenn Thistlethwaite           7-1-2
 1940   Glenn Thistlethwaite           6-  3
 1941   Glenn Thistlehtwaite           2-  7
 1942   John Fenlon                    3-6-1
 1943   Malcolm Pitt                   6-  1
 1944   Malcolm Pitt                   2-  6
 1945   George Hope                    2-  6
 1946   John Fenlon                    6-2-2
 1947   John Fenlon                    3-  7
 1948   Karl Esleek                    5-3-2
 1949   Karl Esleek                    3-  7
 1950   Karl Esleek                    2-  8
 1951   Ed Merrick                     3-  8
 1952   Ed Merrick                     1-  9
 1953   Ed Merrick                     5-3-1
 1954   Ed Merrick                     5-  4
 1955   Ed Merrick                     4-3-2
 1956   Ed Merrick                     4-  5
 1957   Ed Merrick                     4-  6
 1958   Ed Merrick                     3-  7
 1959   Ed Merrick                     4-5-1
 1960   Ed Merrick                     3-6-1
 1961   Ed Merrick                     5-  5
 1962   Ed Merrick                     6-  3
 1963   Ed Merrick                     3-6-1
 1964   Ed Merrick                     3-  7
 1965   Ed Merrick                     0- 10
 1966   Frank Jones                    2-  8
 1967   Frank Jones                    5-  5
 1968   Frank Jones                    8-  3  Tangerine (W) vs. Ohio U, 49-42
 1969   Frank Jones                    6-  4
 1970   Frank Jones                    4-  6
 1971   Frank Jones                    5-  6  Tangerine (L) vs. Toledo, 28-3
 1972   Frank Jones                    6-  4
 1973   Frank Jones                    8-  2
 1974   Jim Tait                       5-  5
 1975   Jim Tait                       5-  6
 1976   Jim Tait                       5-  6
 1977   Jim Tait                       3-  8
 1978   Jim Tait                       3-  8
 1979   Jim Tait                       0- 11
 1980   Dal Shealy                     5-  6
 1981   Dal Shealy                     4-  7
 1982   Dal Shealy                     0- 10
 1983   Dal Shealy                     3-  8
 1984   Dal Shealy                     8-  4  1-1
 1985   Dal Shealy                     8-  3
 1986   Dal Shealy                     4-  7
 1987   Dal Shealy                     7-  5  0-1
 1988   Dal Shealy                     4-  7
 1989   Jim Marshall                   1- 10
 1990   Jim Marshall                   1- 10
 1991   Jim Marshall                   2-  9
 1992   Jim Marshall                   7-  4
 1993   Jim Marshall                   5-  6
 1994   Jim Marshall                   3-  8
 1995   Jim Reid                       7-3-1
 1996   Jim Reid                       2-  9
 1997   Jim Reid                       6-  5
 1998   Jim Reid                       9-  3  0-1
 1999   Jim Reid                       5-  6
 2000   Jim Reid                      10-  3  1-1
 2001   Jim Reid                       3-  8
 2002   Jim Reid                       4-  7
 2003   Jim Reid                       2-  9
 2004   Dave Clawson                   3-  8
 2005   Dave Clawson                   9-  4  1-1
 2006   Dave Clawson                   6-  5
 2007   Dave Clawson                  11-  3  2-1
 2008   Mike London                   13-  3  4-0 NCAA FCS CHAMPS
 2009   Mike London                   11-  2  1-1
 2010   Latrell Scott                  6-  5
 2011   Wayne Lineburg                 3-  8
 2012   Danny Rocco                    8-  3
 2013   Danny Rocco                    6-  6
 
 Overall Record:    519-630-53  (.454)        FCS Playoff Record: 10-7
 
                        Richmond Coaching Records
                        -------------------------
 
 Years     Name              # of Years      Won   Lost    Tie   Pct.
 -----     ----              ----------      ---   ----    ---   ----
 1881      M.C. Taylor           1             2      0      0 1.000
 1882-86   C.M. Hazen            4             3      2      0  .600
 1887      H.R. Hundley          1             1      1      0  .500
 1888      C.M. Hazen            1             1      2      0  .333
 1889      Frank Johnson         1             1      2      0  .333
 1890      C.T. Taylor           1             0      3      0  .000
 1891      Dana Rucker           1             0      2      0  .000
 1892      Penwick Shelton       1             2      3      0  .400
 1893-95   Dana Rucker           3             3     11      3  .265
 1897      Bill Wertenbaker      1             3      5      0  .375
 1898      O.L. Owen             1             3      3      1  .500
 1899      Julian Hill           1             2      2      0  .500
 1900      Edward Kenna          1             3      4      0  .429
 1901      Garnett Nelson        1             1      5      0  .167
 1902      Graham Hobson         1             3      3      0  .500
 1903      Fred Vail             1             6      3      1  .650
 1904      Harry Wall            1             1      5      0  .167
 1905-09   E.A. Dunlop, Jr.      5            17     25      5  .415
 1910-     E.V. Long             1             1      6      1  .188
 1911      Sam Honaker           1             0      6      2  .125
 1912      E.A. Dunlop, Jr.      1             1      7      0  .125
 1913-17   Frank Dobson          5            23     17      5  .567
 1918      Robert Marshall       1             3      1      1  .700
 1919-33   Frank Dobson         15            56     61     13  .481
 1934-41   Glenn Thistlethwaite  8            41     26      9  .599
 1942      John Fenlon           1             3      6      1  .350
 1943-44   Malcolm Pitt          2             8      7      0  .533
 1945      George Hope           1             2      6      0.  250
 1946-47   John Fenlon           2             9      9      2  .500
 1948-50   Karl Esleeck          3            10     18      2  .367
 1951-65   Edwin Merrick        15            53     87      6  .384
 1966-73   Frank Jones           8            44     38      0  .537
 1974-79   Jim Tait              6            21     44      0.  323
 1980-88   Dal Shealy            9            43     57      0  .430
 1989-94   Jim Marshall          6            19     47      0  .288
 1995-2003 Jim Reid              9            48     53      1  .475
 2004-07   Dave Clawson          4            29     20      0  .592
 2008-09   Mike London           2            24      5      0  .828
 2010      Latrell Scott         1             6      5      0  .545
 2011      Wayne Lineburg        1*            3      8      0  .273
 2012-     Danny Rocco          2            14      9      0  .609
 
 * - interim coach
 C.M. Hazen's overall record in 4 seasons is 4-4-0 (.500)
 Dana Rucker's overall record in 4 seasons is 3-13-3 (.188)
 E.A. Dunlop, Jr's overall record in 6 seasons is 18-32-5 (.373)
 Frank Dobson's overall record in 20 seasons is 79-78-18 (.503)
 John Fenlon's overall record in 3 seasons is 12-15-3 (.450)
 
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