Chuck Mather
Biographical details
Born(1915-04-17)April 17, 1915
Steubenville, Ohio
DiedMay 20, 2006(2006-05-20) (aged 91)
Wilmette, Illinois
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1940–1941Leetonia HS (OH)
1946–1947Hamilton HS (OH)
1948–1953Massillon Washington HS (OH)
1954–1957Kansas
1958–1965Chicago Bears (backfield)
Head coaching record
Overall11–26–3 (college)
109–19–5 (high school)

Charles V. Mather (April 17, 1915 – May 20, 2006) was an American football coach. He served as the head football coach at the University of Kansas from 1954 until 1957, compiling a record of 11–26–3.

Mather was the high school coach of Don James, who started his coaching career under Mather at Kansas as a graduate assistant. James was later a head coach at Kent State (1971–1974) and Washington (1975–1992).

Head coaching record

College

Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl/playoffs
Kansas Jayhawks (Big Seven Conference) (1954–1957)
1954 Kansas 0–10 0–6 7th
1955 Kansas 3–6–1 1–4–1 T–5th
1956 Kansas 3–6–1 2–4 T–5th
1957 Kansas 5–4–1 4–2 2nd
Kansas: 11–26–3 7–16–1
Total: 11–26–3

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