Boyd Chambers
Boyd Chambers

Position:
Adminstrator, Coach

Inducted:
1977


  • Recognized as UC's first Athletics Director, assuming the position in 1918 until 1928.
  • Also served as basketball coach (1918-28), amassing a 106-81 record and winning Buckeye Athletic Association titles in 1926 and 1928.
  • Was head football coach 1918-21, comp9iling a 12-15-2 record in four seasons.
  • Under his leadership, UC's athletics department emerged from a one-person operation to an eight-person full-time staff.
  • Inaugurated the sales of basketball season tickets, putting that sport on a sound financial base.
  • UC Athletic Hall of Fame 1977.