Robert E. Harmon

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Robert E. Harmon
Biographical details
Born1882
Jacksonville, Illinois
Died1959
Playing career
Football
c. 1900Illinois College
1905–1906Denver
1907Creighton
Baseball
1904Illinois College
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
Football
1911Loyola (IL)
1912Butte HS (MT)
1913–1914Gonzaga
1915–1916University Farm
1919–1920Santa Clara
1922–1924Quincy (IL)
Basketball
1913–1915Gonzaga
1919–1921Santa Clara
Baseball
1915Gonzaga
1921Santa Clara
1922–?Quincy (IL)
Head coaching record
Overall35–21–2 (football, excluding Loyola)
14–13 (basketball)
6–9–1 (baseball, excluding Quincy)

Robert Emmett "Red Bob" Harmon (1882 – 1959) was an American football, basketball, and baseball coach. He served as the head football coach at Gonzaga University from 1913 to 1914, at the University Farm—now known as the University of California, Davis—from 1915 to 1916, at the University of Santa Clara—now known as Santa Clara University—from 1919 to 1920, and at Quincy College and Seminary—now known as Quincy University—in Quincy, Illinois from 1922 to 1924, compiling a career college football record of 35–21–2.

Coaching career[edit]

Harmon was the head coach for the Gonzaga Bulldogs men's basketball team from 1913 to 1915. He recorded a 10–4 (.714) record during his two seasons.[1]

Head coaching record[edit]

Football[edit]

Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl/playoffs
Gonzaga Bulldogs (Independent) (1913–1914)
1913 Gonzaga 7–2
1914 Gonzaga 3–2–1
Gonzaga: 10–4–1
University Farm (Independent) (1915–1916)
1915 University Farm 3–2
1916 University Farm 7–1
University Farm: 10–3
Santa Clara Broncos (Independent) (1919–1920)
1919 Santa Clara 2–4
1920 Santa Clara 5–1
Santa Clara: 7–5
Quincy Hawks (Independent) (1922–1924)
1922 Quincy 2–4
1923 Quincy 4–3
1924 Quincy 2–4
Quincy: 8–9–1
Total: 35–21–2

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