C. C. Poindexter

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C. C. Poindexter
Biographical details
Born(1898-11-20)November 20, 1898
Macon County, North Carolina
DiedDecember 24, 1958(1958-12-24) (aged 60)
Canton, North Carolina
Playing career
Football
1923 North Carolina
Position(s) Guard
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
Football
1931 Weaver
1932–1935 Western Carolina
Basketball
1932–1936 Western Carolina

Charles Crawford Poindexter (November 20, 1898 – December 24, 1958) was an American football and basketball coach. He served as the head football coach at Western Carolina University from 1932 to 1935. [1] Poindexter was also the head basketball coach at Western Carolina from 1932 to 1936. [2]

A former University of North Carolina lineman, Poindexter was the head football coach at Weaver College in Weaverville, North Carolina in 1931. He died of a heart attack, on December 24, 1958, at his home in Canton, North Carolina. [3]

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References

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  2. "Men's Basketball All-Time Results". Western Carolina Catamounts men's basketball . Retrieved December 6, 2018.
  3. "Heart Attack Fatal to Poindexter". Asheville Citizen-Times . Asheville, North Carolina. December 25, 1958. p. 13. Retrieved June 19, 2020 via Newspapers.com Open Access logo PLoS transparent.svg .