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Fred Leuhring

Fred Leuhring (College basketball. Born, Hanover, KS, Nov. 18, 1881; died, Swarthmore, PA, Feb. 1, 1981.) As the first full-time professional basketball coach at Princeton, Frederick W. Leuhring coached the Tigers for eight seasons (1912-20). Leuhring was 100-43 at Princeton, tying for the E.I.B.L. title in 1916 but losing a playoff, 16-14, at Pennsylvania. He […]

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A prolific author, wire service sports reporter, long time Major League Baseball official scorer, football statistician, sports museum founder, theatrical agency owner and public ... read more

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