Former UCLA Bruins football coach Terry Donahue died Sunday at the age of 77, the school announced. Donahue was surrounded by family members at his home in Newport Beach, California. and died after a two-year battle with cancer.
Donahue played defensive tackle at UCLA from 1965 to 1966 despite being under 200 pounds. He later became a coach and was the head coach of the Bruins from 1976 to 1995, during which he was 151-74-8.
Donahue led UCLA to at least a share of five Pac-10 titles and won three Rose Bowls. His 98 conference victories are the most in Pac-10 history. His 151 victories are the most in UCLA history. His teams once won seven bowl games in a row and finished in the top 10 five times.
Donahue is a member of the College Football Hall of Fame and also served as the general manager of the San Francisco 49ers for four years.