|Born||December 23, 1905|
|Died||January 26, 1986 (aged 80)|
|Head coaching record|
|Accomplishments and honors|
1 KIAC (1947)
Edward Franklin Camp Jr. (December 23, 1905 – January 26, 1986) was an American football player and coach. He served as the head football coach at the University of Louisville from 1946 to 1968, compiling a record of 118–95–2 (.551). He is credited as the man who brought back Louisville football following a three-year absence caused by World War II, and has the most wins of any head coach in school history. NFL Hall of Fame quarterback Johnny Unitas was among the players Camp coached. In 1947, Louisville had a 7–0–1 season.
Camp was born on December 23, 1905 on Trenton, Kentucky. He graduated from Transylvania University, where he played football as a quarterback, in 1930. He starting his coaching career at the high school level, working in Hodgenville, Glasgow, and Henderson, Kentucky.
Head coaching recordEdit
|Louisville Cardinals (Kentucky Intercollegiate Athletic Conference) (1946–1947)|
|Louisville Cardinals (Ohio Valley Conference) (1948)|
|Louisville Cardinals (NCAA College Division independent) (1949–1950)|
|Louisville Cardinals (NCAA University Division independent) (1951)|
|Louisville Cardinals (NCAA College Division independent) (1952–1961)|
|Louisville Cardinals (NCAA University Division independent) (1962–1963)|
|Louisville Cardinals (Missouri Valley Conference) (1964–1968)|
|National championship Conference title Conference division title|
|†Indicates BCS bowl, Bowl Alliance or Bowl Coalition game.|
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 Kleber, John E. (2001). The encyclopedia of Louisville. University Press of Kentucky. p. 157. ISBN 978-0-8131-2100-0. https://books.google.com/books?id=pXbYITw4ZesC&pg=PA157. Retrieved November 27, 2011.
- ↑ "Camp Retires At Louisville". Sarasota Journal. Associated Press. January 3, 1969. https://news.google.com/newspapers?id=UPYeAAAAIBAJ&sjid=LowEAAAAIBAJ&pg=4409,443353. Retrieved November 27, 2011.
- ↑ Cox, Dwayne; Morrison, William James (2000). The University of Louisville. University Press of Kentucky. p. 126. ISBN 978-0-8131-2142-0. https://books.google.com/books?id=JYoVg6RogawC&pg=PA126. Retrieved November 27, 2011.