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John Pont
Birth: Nov. 13, 1927
Canton
Stark County
Ohio, USA
Death: Jul. 1, 2008
Oxford
Butler County
Ohio, USA

College Football Coach. As head coach at Indiana University from 1965 to 1972, he guided the Hoosiers in 1968 to their first and only Rose Bowl appearance to date. He was named Coach of the Year in 1967. A star player at the halfback position during his years at Miami University, he achieved all-Mid American Conference status three-times. He later returned there as assistant and head coach. In addition, he was head coach at Yale and Northwestern Universities. He was inducted into both the Miami and Indiana Universities Athletics Hall of Fames. (bio by: C.S.) 
 
Burial:
Oxford Cemetery
Oxford
Butler County
Ohio, USA
 
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Originally Created by: C.S.
Record added: Jul 02, 2008
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-Anonymous
 Added: Nov. 25, 2012
Happy Birthday!
- Jackie Howard
 Added: Nov. 13, 2012
Thanks for making the game great
- J Spencer
 Added: Mar. 20, 2012
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