Alonzo Edwin Branch
Biographical details
Born(1874-04-30)April 30, 1874[1]
Boston, Massachusetts[2]
DiedDecember 15, 1925(1925-12-15) (aged 51)[3]
Flushing, New York
Alma materWilliams College
Harvard University
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
Miami (OH)
Head coaching record
College Football Data Warehouse

Alonzo Edwin Branch (April 30, 1874 – December 15, 1925), also known as A. Edwin Branch,[4] was an American football coach. He served as the head coach at the University of Nebraska in 1899 and at Miami University in Oxford, Ohio in 1900, compiling a career college football record of 1–11–1.

In 1899, Branch led the Nebraska to an exhibition win against Lincoln High School and one victory over Drake. Nebraska had their first losing season under Branch and after the season, he was replaced by Walter C. Booth. Branch's winning percentage of .167 is the lowest in the history of the Nebraska Cornhuskers football program.[5][6]

Head coaching record

Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl/playoffs
Nebraska Bugeaters (Independent) (1899)
1899 Nebraska 1–7–1
Nebraska: 1–7–1
Miami Redskins (Independent) (1900)
1900 Miami 0–4
Miami: 0–4
Total: 1–11–1


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