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Warren Schmakel
Position: Hall of Fame Class of 1993
Other Position: Football; 1940-42, 1950
Warren Schmakel
Courtesy: Alexis Yoskovich/CMU Athletics
Release: 09/28/2007
A football standout and head coach of the Chippewas... owns the distinction of being Central's very first Little All-America First Team selection (1942)... earned a spot on the 1969 "Greatest of the Chips" team... a three-year letterwinner in football and track... served as co-captain of the 1942 football team which was 6-0... served as head coach in 1950, guiding the Chippewas to a 6-4 record... also served as head coach of Boston University from 1964-69, posting a 21-24-2 record... left coaching to serve as athletics director of Boston University (1970-74) and Illinois State (1974-78)... also served as a scout for the NFL's San Francisco 49ers.