|William Herschel Bobo|
|Sport(s)||Football, basketball, baseball|
|Born||January 16, 1896|
|Died||February 18, 1975 (aged 79)|
Third baseman (baseball)
|Head coaching record|
|Accomplishments and honors|
William Herschel Bobo (January 16, 1896 – February 18, 1975) was a minor league baseball player and an American football, basketball, and baseball coach. He served as the head football coach at Mississippi State Teachers College—now known as the University of Southern Mississippi—from 1924 to 1927, compiling a record of 9–17–4. Bobo was also the head basketball coach at Mississippi State Teachers from 1924 to 1928, tallying a mark of 31–17–1, and the school's head baseball from 1925 to 1928, amassing a record of 19–10–1.
Head coaching recordEdit
|Mississippi State Teachers Yellow Jackets (Independent) (1924–1927)|
|1924||Mississippi State Teachers||3–3–2|
|1925||Mississippi State Teachers||0–6|
|1926||Mississippi State Teachers||3–4–1|
|1927||Mississippi State Teachers||3–4–1|
|Mississippi State Teachers:||9–17–4|
|†Indicates BCS bowl, Bowl Alliance or Bowl Coalition game.|
- ↑ "Herschel Bobo". Baseball-Reference Minor Leagues Player Register. https://www.baseball-reference.com/register/player.fcgi?id=bobo--001w--.
- ↑ "History and Records". University of Southern Mississippi. https://southernmiss.com/documents/2018/7/16//HistoryandRecords_Pages_131_196_.pdf?id=4959.
- ↑ "2017 USM Baseball Almanac". University of Southern Mississippi. http://grfx.cstv.com/photos/schools/smis/sports/m-basebl/auto_pdf/2016-17/misc_non_event/2017-usm-basebl-almanac.pdf.
- ↑ "Herschel Bobo Dies Tuesday". The Clarion-Ledger (Jackson, Mississippi): p. 9. February 19, 1975. https://www.newspapers.com/clip/30667441/clarionledger/.
- Career statistics and player information from Baseball-Reference (Minors)