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Dan Arnold Killian (February 5, 1880 – January 15, 1953) was an American football and baseball coach. He served as the head football coach at Louisiana State University (LSU) from 1904 to 1906, compiling a record of 8–6–2.[1] Killian was also the head coach of the LSU baseball team from 1905 to 1906,[2] tallying a mark of 14–9 and head coach of the LSU Tigers track and field team from 1905 to 1906.[3] Killian was a graduate of the University of Michigan.

Dan A. Killian
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Biographical details
Born(1880-02-05)February 5, 1880
Allegan, Michigan
DiedJanuary 15, 1953(1953-01-15) (aged 72)
Lansing, Michigan
Alma materUniversity of Michigan (1902)
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
Football
1904–1906LSU
Baseball
1905–1906LSU
Track and Field
1905–1906LSU
Head coaching record
Overall8–6–2 (football)
14–9 (baseball)

He died in Lansing, Michigan in 1953.[4]

Contents

Head coaching recordEdit

FootballEdit

Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl/playoffs
LSU Tigers (Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association) (1904–1906)
1904 LSU 3–4 1–2
1905 LSU 3–0 2–0
1906 LSU 2–2–2 0–1–1
LSU: 8–6–2 3–3–1
Total: 8–6–2
      National championship         Conference title         Conference division title or championship game berth

BaseballEdit

Season Team Overall Conference Standing Postseason
LSU Tigers (Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association) (1905–1906)
1905 LSU 4–6
1906 LSU 10–3
LSU: 14–9 (.609)
Total: 14–9 (.609)

      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

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "LSU Year-by-Year Records" (PDF). lsusports.net. p. 107. Retrieved 2018-07-29.
  2. ^ "Louisiana State University". baseball-reference.com. Retrieved 2018-07-29.
  3. ^ "LSU Track and Field Media Guide". lsusports.net. p. 7. Retrieved 2018-08-01.
  4. ^ University of Michigan. Alumni Association (1952). The Michigan Alumnus. 59. Alumni Association of the University of Michigan. p. 261. Retrieved June 20, 2015.