C. Sherman King
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King pictured in the Chicago Tribune, 1908
Biographical details
Born(1865-09-14)September 14, 1865
Wabash, Indiana
DiedJuly 18, 1908(1908-07-18) (aged 42)
Columbia City, Indiana
Alma materYale (1889)
Head coaching record

Charles Sherman King (September 14, 1865 – July 18, 1908) was an American football coach. He served as the fourth head football coach at Wabash College in Crawfordsville, Indiana, and he held that position for the 1889 season. His record at Wabash was 1–1.[1] King was killed, along with wife and two daughters, on July 18, 1908, when a train stuck their automobile near Columbia City, Indiana.[2]

Head coaching recordEdit

Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl/playoffs
Wabash Little Giants (Independent) (1889)
1889 Wabash 1–1
Wabash: 1–1
Total: 1–1
Indicates BCS bowl, Bowl Alliance or Bowl Coalition game.


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