Enoch Brown (American football)

Enoch Brown
Vanderbilt Commodores
Nickname(s) Nuck
Date of birth: (1892-05-19)May 19, 1892
Place of birth: Franklin, Tennessee
Date of death: 1962
Career information
Position(s): End
Height: 5 ft 8 in (173 cm)
Weight: 160 lb (73 kg)
College: Vanderbilt University
High school: Battle Ground Academy
Organizations
As player:
1911-13 Vanderbilt
Career highlights and awards

Championships

  • 2 SIAA (1911, 1912)

Honors

  • 2x All-Southern (1912, 1913)
  • 1912 All-time Vandy 2nd team.

Enoch "Nuck" Brown, Jr. (May 19, 1892 – 1962) was an All-Southern[1] college football end for the Vanderbilt Commodores of Vanderbilt University.

Early years

Enoch Brown, Jr. was born on May 19, 1892 in Franklin, Tennessee to Enoch Brown, Sr. and Lucinda Allen. His older brother Innis Brown was captain of the 1905 Vanderbilt Commodores football team and a long time official. Enoch, Jr. attended preparatory school at Battle Ground Academy.[2]

Vanderbilt

Brown also was a catcher on the Vanderbilt baseball team and a member of the basketball team. Nuck was captain of the 1913 Vanderbilt Commodores football team. He was also a Rhodes Scholar.[3] At Vanderbilt he was a member of Delta Tau Delta.[2]

References

  1. ^ "Constitution's All-Southern Picked By Coach Donahue of Champion Auburn Team". Atlanta Constitution. November 30, 1913. 
  2. ^ a b "Brown to Lead Vanderbilt". Boston Evening Transcript. December 5, 1912. 
  3. ^ "Vanderbilt–A University of the New South". Outing 64: 320–331. 1914. 
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