James J. Cline
Cline pictured in Southern Campus 1924, UCLA yearbook
March 2, 1899|
Fremont County, Iowa
July 19, 1969 70) (aged|
Los Angeles, California
|Coaching career (HC unless noted)|
|Head coaching record|
James Jacob Cline (March 2, 1899 – July 19, 1969) was an American football coach. He served as the head football coach at the Southern Branch of the University of California—now known as the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)—from 1923 to 1924, comping a record of 2–10–3.
Cline gradated from Pomona High School in Pomona, California, before attending the University of California, Berkeley, where he played for the California Golden Bears under head coach Andy Smith. He was later president of Cline Hardwood Co. in Los Angeles, where he died on July 19, 1969.
Head coaching record
|Southern Branch Grizzlies (Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference) (1923–1924)|
- University of California (1868-1952) (1920). Register. Retrieved April 14, 2015.
- "Person Details for James Jacob Cline, "Iowa, County Births, 1880-1935" — FamilySearch.org". familysearch.org. Retrieved April 14, 2015.
- "Southern campus". archive.org. Retrieved April 14, 2015.
- "Ex-Cal Gridder, Cline, Dies,". Los Angeles Times. Los Angeles, California. July 22, 1969. p. 36. Retrieved March 9, 2018 – via Newspapers.com