Jack Wright
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Wright pictured in The Tyee 1903, Washington yearbook
Biographical details
Born(1871-10-30)October 30, 1871
Moravia, New York
DiedOctober 27, 1931(1931-10-27) (aged 59)
Auburn, New York
Alma materWilliams College (1897)
Columbia Law School (1902)
Head coaching record

Charles A. "Jack" Wright[1] (October 30, 1871 – October 27, 1931)[2][3] was an American football player and coach. He served as the head football coach at the University of Washington in 1901 and at the University of Kentucky in 1903, compiling a career college football record of 10–4. Wright later worked as a judge after earning his degree from Columbia Law School in 1902. He died in 1931 after suffering a heart attack. At the time of his death, he was candidate for the Cayuga County judge as well as the city recorder for Auburn, New York.[4] He was interred in Indian Mound Cemetery in Moravia.

Head coaching recordEdit

Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl/playoffs
Washington (Independent) (1901)
1901 Washington 3–3
Washington: 3–3
Kentucky State College Blue and White (Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association) (1903)
1903 Kentucky State College 7–1 0–0
Kentucky: 7–1 0–0
Total: 10–4
Indicates BCS bowl, Bowl Alliance or Bowl Coalition game.


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