September 26, 1925 - On this day in history in the NCSHOF, Shirley “Red” Wilson was born in Madison, NC. He was an outstanding head football coach, first of all at R.J. Reynolds High in Winston-Salem and then collegiately at Elon and Duke. His teams won seven conference titles at Elon and played in three NAIA title games. He was enshrined in the NCSHOF in 1985.
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