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Frank Barbour
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Title Head coach
Sport Football
Career highlights
Overall 14–8
Coaching stats
College Football DataWarehouse
Playing career
1891 Yale
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1892–1893 Michigan

Frank E. Barbour was the head coach of the University of Michigan football team in 1892 and 1893. He graduated from Yale University in 1892, where he played for a national championship team in 1891. He became the University of Michigan's second head football coach. Barbour expanded the team's schedule to twelve games in 1892. That year, Barbour's team had a 7–5 record, with wins over Wisconsin, DePauw, Albion, and Chicago, but losses to Minnesota, Purdue, Northwestern, and Cornell. In 1893, the team improved to 7–3 with wins over Purdue, DePauw, Northwestern, Kansas and Chicago, and losses to Chicago, Minnesota and Wisconsin. George Dygert was the team captain in both of Barbour's seasons as head coach.

Head coaching record

Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl
Michigan Wolverines (Independent) (1892–1893)
1892 Michigan 7–5
1893 Michigan 7–3
Michigan: 14–8
Total: 14–8

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Sporting positions
Preceded by
Frank Crawford and Mike Murphy
University of Michigan Head Football Coach
Succeeded by
William McCauley


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