Chuck Mills, who was Utah State’s 16th head football coach and a 2008 Utah State Athletics Hall of Fame inductee, died this past weekend at age 92.

Mills served as the Aggies’ head coach from 1967-72, compiling a record of 38-23-1 during six seasons as Utah State’s coach, with a 17-7 home record. His 38 wins is third-best in program history, and Mills coached USU to an 8-4 mark against in-state rivals BYU and Utah during his tenure.

Mills led the Aggies to four winning seasons and finished his time in Logan with back-to-back 8-3 records in 1971 and 1972, before moving on to coach Wake Forest for five seasons. He served in a variety of high school and college coaching positions, including eight years as head coach at Southern Oregon, before retiring and moving to Hawaii, where he spent time as a football consultant.

He coached five All-Americans at Utah State, including defensive lineman Phil Olsen, who went on to be the fourth overall pick in the 1970 NFL draft. 

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Mills, who was born Dec. 1, 1928, in Chicago, graduated from Illinois State in 1950.

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