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Frank Kush, the winningest coach in Arizona State history, dies at 88

Frank Kush, the winningest coach in Arizona State history, dies at 88

Frank Kush, who coached the Arizona State University football team for more than two decades starting in 1958, died Thursday at age 88. The words weakness and mediocrity were never found in his vocabulary.

His legacy will always be the cornerstone of the Arizona State football program.

The most accomplished football coach in Sun Devil history, Frank, Kush, has died. Kush was sacked nearly a year later for interfering with the school's investigation.

Kush was later inducted into the Arizona Sports Hall of Fame in 1989 and the College Football Hall of Fame in 1995. The Peach Bowl marked ASU's first bowl game in 19 years and the Fiesta Bowl win pushed the Sun Devils to second in the national rankings, the highest ever under Kush. A man who made his mark in the desert, who set the standards for excellence for others to follow. He later coached the Baltimore and Indianapolis Colts in the National Football League, compiling a record of 11-28-1.

As ASU head coach, Kush would amass a school-record 176 wins, collecting a record of 176-54-1.

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Preceding his coaching career, Kush served as a first lieutenant in the United States Army, while simultaneously coaching the Fort Benning football team.

The coach ended his tenure at Arizona State after punter Kevin Rutledge claimed Kush shook his face mask and punched him during a game in 1978.

Kush coached the Colts from 1982-84, which made him a first-hand witness to both the team's move from Baltimore to Indianapolis before the 1984 season and then-owner Robert Irsay's decision to draft John Elway in 1983 despite Elway's desire to avoid the Colts. He took the Sun Devils to six bowl victories, sent dozens of players to the pros and won seven Western Athletic Conference championships. He was hired as an assistant to the athletic director in 2000, helping with fundraising.

After the 1975 season, Kush was named the National Coach of the Year by both the American Football Coaches Association and the Walter Camp Foundation.

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