November 20, 2010

Kehres wins 300th career game

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The number of wins between Larry Kehres and John Gagliardi is large, but at 14-15 wins per year ...
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Mount Union head football coach Larry Kehres recorded his 300th career victory as the No. 2-ranked Purple Raiders defeated St. Lawrence, 49-0, in an NCAA Tournament first-round matchup at Mount Union Stadium on Saturday.

With the victory, Kehres improves his career record to 300-22-3. He became the 11th college football coach in all divisions -- and the fastest -- to reach the 300-win mark, doing it in just 325 games. He's recorded a .928 winning percentage.

The winningest active coaches in Division III football, through Saturday:

Rank Coach, School Wins
1 John Gagliardi, St. John’s 478
2 Larry Kehres, Mount Union 300
T3. Rick Giancola, Montclair State 201
T3. Eric Hamilton, New Jersey 201
5 Dale Widolff, Occidental 173
6 Jimmie Keeling, Hardin-Simmons 172
7 Michael DeLong, Springfield 171
8 Rich Lackner, Carnegie Mellon 170
9 Larry Kindbom, Washington U. 165
10 Steve Mohr, Trinity (Texas) 164
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