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Don Nehlen

Don Nehlen elevated the Mountaineer football program to national prominence during his twenty-one-year tenure at West Virginia University (1980 2001). He was named National Coach of the Year twice: once in 1988 after he led his team to an undefeated season (11 0), and again in 1993 when his team went undefeated (11 0) once again. He won 202 total collegiate games at Bowling Green and WVU, and took the Mountaineers to 13 Bowl games. One of the key players in the formation of the Big East...See more