Bob Doak

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Bob Doak
Biographical details
BornMarch 16, 1881
DiedJuly 1, 1942(1942-07-01) (aged 61)
Playing career
Basketball
1905–1909Guilford
Basketball
1906–1909Guilford
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
Football
1916–1926Guilford
Basketball
1910–1915Elon
1915–1916Duke
Baseball
1912–1915Guilford
1916–1927Elon
Administrative career (AD unless noted)
1912–1915Elon
1916–1927Guilford
Head coaching record
Overall13–51–5 (football)

Robert Sydens Doak (March 16, 1881 – July 1, 1942)[1] was an American football, basketball, and baseball coach. His stops included Elon University, Duke University, and Guilford College. Doak also served as Elon's and Guilford's athletic director during his tenures at the school. He was succeeded by his brother, Chick Doak, as Duke's head basketball coach in 1916.[2]

Head coaching record[edit]

Basketball[edit]

Season Team Overall Conference Standing Postseason
Elon Phoenix (Independent) (1911–1915)
1910–11 Elon 1–3
1911–12 Elon 1–8
1912–13 Elon 5–10
1913–14 Elon 8–9
1914–15 Elon 12–6
Elon: 27–36
Trinity Blue and White (Independent) (1915–1916)
1915–16 Trinity 9–11
Trinity: 9–11
Total: 36–47

      National champion         Postseason invitational champion  
      Conference regular season champion         Conference regular season and conference tournament champion
      Division regular season champion       Division regular season and conference tournament champion
      Conference tournament champion

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Robert Sydens Doak (1881-1942)". Find A Grave. Retrieved 4 April 2019.
  2. ^ Roth, John (2006). The Encyclopedia of Duke Basketball. Duke University Press. p. 161. ISBN 978-0-822-33904-5.

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