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Robert L. Mathews
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The Archive 1928, Saint Louis yearbook
Sport(s)Football, basketball, baseball
Biographical details
Bornc. 1887
Leadville, Colorado
DiedSeptember 1, 1947
Portland, Oregon
Playing career
Football
1907

Washington
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
Football
1912–1914
1915–1920
1921
1922–1925
1926–1927
1929
1931–1932
1937–1942
1944
1945–1946

Basketball
1942–1943

Baseball
1922

Kenyon
Willamette
Washington (freshmen)
Idaho
Saint Louis
Gonzaga
West Seattle Athletic Club
Portland
Portland Rockets
Lewis & Clark


Portland


Washington
Head coaching record
Overall3–6 (AFL)
8–8 (college basketball)
15–3 (college baseball)
Statistics
College Football Data Warehouse

Robert Lee "Matty" Mathews (c. 1887 – September 1, 1947) was an American football player and coach. He served as the head football coach at Kenyon College (1912–1914), Willamette University (1915–1920), the University of Idaho (1922–1925), Saint Louis University (1926–1927), Gonzaga University (1929), the University of Portland (1937–1942), and Lewis & Clark College (1945–1946). He was also the head coach of the West Seattle Athletic Club in 1931 and 1932 and of the American Football League's Portland Rockets in 1944. Mathews was born in Leadville, Colorado and played college football at University of Washington and the University of Notre Dame. He died on September 1, 1947 at the age of 60 of a heart attack in Portland, Oregon.[1]

Head coaching recordEdit

Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl/playoffs
Kenyon Lords (Ohio Athletic Conference) (1912–1914)
1912 Kenyon 4–3–1 2–3–1 T–7th
1913 Kenyon 5–3–1 1–3–1 T–8th
1914 Kenyon 4–3–1 2–3 7th
Kenyon: 13–9–3 5–9–2
Willamette Bearcats (1915–1920)
1915 Willamette 2–2–1
1916 Willamette 4–2
1917 Willamette 1–1
1918 No team—World War I
1919 Willamette 4–1
1920 Willamette 3–1–1
Willamette: 14–7–2
Idaho Vandals (Pacific Coast Conference) (1922–1925)
1922 Idaho 3–5 0–4 8th
1923 Idaho 5–2–1 2–2–1 T–3rd
1924 Idaho 5–2–1 4–2 4th
1925 Idaho 3–5 2–3 T–6th
Idaho: 16–14–2 8–11–1
Saint Louis Billikens (Independent) (1926–1927)
1926 Saint Louis 3–6
1927 Saint Louis 5–5
Saint Louis: 8–11
Gonzaga Bulldogs (Independent) (1929)
1929 Gonzaga 4–3
Gonzaga: 4–3
Total:

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