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Iowa State head coaching icon Bill Bergan dies at the age of 80

If Iowa State had a Mount Rushmore for head coaches, Bill Bergan certainly would be included. The former men’s track and cross-country coach died Monday. He was 80. “Although Bill Bergan will be remembered as one of the most successful coaches in Iowa State history, he will also be remembered as one of the kindest, competitive and humble people I have ever met,” Iowa State athletics director Jamie Pollard said in an athletics department press release. “Bill...
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Cyclones legend Bill Bergan dies

Beloved former Cyclone coach Bill Bergan died at age 80. Iowa State Sports Information Director Matt Shoultz provided the story and photos. AMES, Iowa – Former Iowa State head men’s track & field and cross country coach Bill Bergan, the architect of the Cyclone track & field/cross country dynasty in the 1980s and early 1990s, […]
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