Forest "Fod" Cotton

Inducted April 21, 1990

Cotton joined the CU coaching staff in 1930. Assistant football coach under the leadership of "Dutch" Bergman, Cotton helped coach the 1936 Orange Bowl team. During the winter months, Cotton coached the basketball team, and is still the sixth-winningest basketball coach of all time. It was said that no one was better liked than Coach Cotton.


  • Football coach
  • Basketbal coach