August 5, 2015
Former Kansas University track and cross country coach Bob Timmons, left, enjoys a few moments of conversation with Rep. Jim Ryun, R-Kan., during a Lawrence Chamber of Commerce Luncheon in this 2001 file photo.
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