Walter H. Watkins
Walter H. Watkins coached for three seasons at Auburn and Vanderbilt, posting a career record of 20-5-2 as a head coach.
Walter H. Watkins coached for three seasons at Auburn and Vanderbilt in the early 1900’s. He took over as Auburn’s coach in 1900 and went 4-0, winning the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference. He began the 1901 season with a 2-3-1 record before leaving Auburn for Vanderbilt. Watkins finished the 1901 season with the Commodores, posting a 6-1-1 record and winning another conference title. Vanderbilt went 8-1 in Watkins final season as a coach. He passed away in 1937 at the age of 59.