Former Western football coach Jim Howell died this morning of a heart attack, his son Toby said today via email.
Howell was 77. He coached Western for 17 years. He retired after the 1996 season. Toby replaced his father as Western coach weeks later.
Howell's record at Western was 99-83-5. His final season at Western was one of the better ones as the Pioneers went 12-1 and won the Orange League championship to go with three previous league titles during Howell's tenure.
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