Yost, Fielding

Yost, Fielding (Harris) “Hurry Up”

(1871–1946) football coach; born in Fairview, W.Va. He coached the University of Michigan (1901–23, 1925–26) to ten Western Conference titles. His 1901 team won the first Rose Bowl.
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