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                    *** Western Illinois Univeristy Directory ***
 
                            From The Sports Network
 
 Location:          Macomb, Illinois
 Total Enrollment:  13,000
 Founded:           1899
 Nickname:          Fighting Leathernecks
 Colors:            Purple and Gold
 Conference:        Missouri Valley
 Stadium:           Hanson Field (16,368)
 Surface:           Matrix Turf
 Mascot:            Rocky the Bulldog
 
 President:         Dr. Jack Thomas
 Athletic Director: Dr. Tim M. Van Alstine
 Head Coach:        Bob Nielson
 
                       Coaching and Team History
                       -------------------------
 
 Year   Coach                         Overall Playoff Games
 ----   -----                         ------- -------------
 1903   unknown                        0-1-1
 1904   L.H. Laughlin                  5-  2
 1905   A. Laughlin                    4-  2
 1906   Oliver Dickerson               0-  3
 1907   Barnett                        2-  3
 1908   Barnett                        2-3-1
 1909   Taft                           1-  2
 1910   Oliver Dickerson               4-1-1
 1911   Walbrath                       4-  2
 1912   unknown                        4-  3
 1913   unknown                        4-  3
 1914   Dowell                         3-2-1
 1915   unknown                        1-  4
 1916   Erskine L. Jay                 1-7-1
 1917   Erskine L. Jay                 2-  4
 1918   no team
 1919   Erskine L. Jay                 5-  2
 1920   W.A. Cleveland                 0-3-1
 1921   W.A. Cleveland                 3-3-1
 1922   Howard Hawkes                  6-  2
 1923   Howard Hawkes                  1-6-1
 1924   Howard Hawkes                  3-  3
 1925   Howard Hawkes                  4-3-1
 1926   Ray Hanson                     4-3-1
 1927   Ray Hanson                     6-3-1
 1928   Ray Hanson                     2-3-3
 1929   Ray Hanson                     3-  5
 1930   Ray Hanson                     4-  4
 1931   Ray Hanson                     2-  6
 1932   Ray Hanson                     4-2-1
 1933   Ray Hanson                     4-  5
 1934   Ray Hanson                     5-  3
 1935   Ray Hanson                     2-  6
 1936   Ray Hanson                     3-2-2
 1937   Ray Hanson                     3-4-1
 1938   Ray Hanson                     6-  2
 1939   Ray Hanson                     5-1-1
 1940   Ray Hanson                     1-7-1
 1941   Ray Hanson                     2-4-1
 1942   Wix Garner                     5-0-2
 1943   Wix Garner                     1-  6
 1944   Bob Barnwell                   0-  8
 1945   Wix Garner                     1-5-1
 1946   Wix Garner                     2-  6
 1947   Wix Garner                     4-4-1
 1948   Harold Ave                     4-  4
 1949   Vince DiFrancesca              9-  1  Corn (W) Wheaton, 13-0
 1950   Vince DiFrancesca              7-  1
 1951   Vince DiFrancesca              7-1-1
 1952   Vince DiFrancesca              7-  2
 1953   Vince DiFrancesca              8-  2  Corn (W) Iowa Wesleyan, 32-0
 1954   Wes Stevens                    6-1-3
 1955   Wes Stevens                    6-3-1  Corn (W) Luther, 24-20
 1956   Wes Stevens                    6-  3
 1957   Lou Saban                      5-  4
 1958   Lou Saban                      6-1-1
 1959   Lou Saban                      9-  0
 1960   Art Dufelmeier                 6-  2
 1961   Art Dufelmeier                 5-  3
 1962   Art Dufelmeier                 5-  3
 1963   Art Dufelmeier                 6-  3
 1964   Art Dufelmeier                 6-  3
 1965   Art Dufelmeier                 4-  5
 1966   Art Dufelmeier                 1-7-1
 1967   Art Dufelmeier                 2-  6
 1968   Art Dufelmeier                 2-7-1
 1969   Darrell Mudra                  8-  2
 1970   Darrell Mudra                  7-  3
 1971   Darrell Mudra                  8-  2
 1972   Darrell Mudra                  9-  2
 1973   Darrell Mudra                  7-  4  0-1 DIV II
 1974   Brodie Westen                  7-  3
 1975   Brodie Westen                  5-4-1
 1976   Bill Shanahan                  7-  3
 1977   Bill Shanahan                  3-  7
 1978   Bill Shanahan                  3-6-1
 1979   Pete Rodriquez                 3-  8
 1980   Pete Rodriquez                 4-  6
 1981   Pete Rodriquez                 5-  6
 1982   Pete Rodriquez                 2-  8
 1983   Bruce Craddock                 3-  8
 1984   Bruce Craddock                 6-4-1
 1985   Bruce Craddock                 5-  5
 1986   Bruce Craddock                 6-  5
 1987   Bruce Craddock                 7-  4
 1988   Bruce Craddock                10-  2  0-1
 1989   Bruce Craddock                 4-  7
 1990   Randy Ball                     3-  8
 1991   Randy Ball                     7-4-1  0-1
 1992   Randy Ball                     7-  4
 1993   Randy Ball                     4-  7
 1994   Randy Ball                     8-  3
 1995   Randy Ball                     4-  7
 1996   Randy Ball                     9-  3  0-1
 1997   Randy Ball                    11-  2  1-1
 1998   Randy Ball                    11-  3  2-1
 1999   Don Patterson                  7-  4
 2000   Don Patterson                  9-  3  0-1
 2001   Don Patterson                  5-  5
 2002   Don Patterson                 11-  2  1-1
 2003   Don Patterson                  9-  4  1-1
 2004   Don Patterson                  4-  7
 2005   Don Patterson                  5-  6
 2006   Don Patterson                  5-  6
 2007   Don Patterson                  6-  5
 2008   Don Patterson                  6-  5
 2009   Mark Hendrickson               1- 10
 2010   Mark Hendrickson               8-  5  1-1
 2011   Mark Hendrickson               2-  9
 2012   Mark Hendrickson               3-  8
 2013   Bob Nielson
 
 Overall Record:    500-423-38  (.540)        FCS Playoff Record: 6-9
 
                    Western Illinois Coaching Records
                    ---------------------------------
 
 Years     Name              # of Years      Won   Lost    Tie   Pct.
 -----     ----              ----------      ---   ----    ---   ----
 1903      unknown               1             0      1      1   .250
 1904      L.H. Laughlin         1             5      2      0   .714
 1905      A. Laughlin           1             4      2      0   .667
 1906,10   Oliver Dickerson      2             4      4      1   .500
 1907-08   Barnett               2             4      6      1   .409
 1909      Taft                  1             1      2      0   .333
 1911      Walbreth              1             4      2      0   .667
 1912-13   unknown               2             8      6      0   .571
 1914      Dowell                1             3      2      1   .583
 1915      unknown               1             1      4      0   .200
 1916-19   Erksine L. Jay        3             8     13      1   .386
 1920-21   W.A. Cleveland        2             3      6      2   .364
 1922-25   Howard Hawkes         4            14     14      2   .500
 1926-41   Ray Hanson           16            56     60     12   .484
 1942-43   Wix Garner            2             6      6      2   .500
 1944      Bob Barnwell          1             0      8      0   .000
 1945-47   Wix Garner            3             7     15      2   .333
 Total     Wix Garner            5            13     21      4   .395
 1948      Harold Ave            1             4      4      0   .500
 1949-53   Vince DiFrancesca     5            38      7      1   .837
 1954-56   Wes Stevens           3            18      7      4   .690
 1957-59   Lou Saban             3            20      5      1   .788
 1960-68   Art Dufelmeier        9            37     39      2   .487
 1969-73   Darrell Mudra         5            39     13      2   .750
 1974-75   Brodie Westen         2            12      7      1   .625
 1976-78   Bill Shanahan         3            13     16      1   .450
 1979-82   Pete Rodriquez        4            14     28      0   .333
 1983-89   Bruce Craddock        7            41     35      1   .539
 1990-98   Randy Ball            9            64     41      1   .608
 1999-2008 Don Patterson        10            67     47      0   .588
 2009-12   Mark Hendrickson      4            14     32      0   .304
 2013-     Bob Nielson
 
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