August 5, 2015
In this file photo from 2006, former Kansas University track coach Bob Timmons talks about an idea for a walk of fame of KU greats leading up to Allen Fieldhouse. A small model of a statue of Al Oerter, a famous track star at KU and Olympic recordholder, sits on Timmons' desk at his home.
Bob Timmons' teams captured 13 Big Eight Indoor titles, 14 Outdoor titles and four CC league titles. He led KU to NCAA Indoor titles in 1966, ’69 and ’70. His ’70 outdoor team tied for the NCAA title. His four NCAA crowns are most of any head coach in KU athletics history. By Gary Bedore
Legendary former Kansas University track coach Bob Timmons has died, a family representative confirmed to the Journal-World.