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In this Oct. 2, 2010, file photo, former Gopher great Bobby Bell, right, poses with former coach Murray Warmath. (Associated Press)

Legendary coach Warmath dies

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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Murray Warmath, the football coach who led the Minnesota Gophers to a national championship and back-to-back Rose Bowls, has died at age 98.

Warmath died Wednesday night in Bloomington of natural causes, the university said. The Gophers have not won a Big Ten title since Warmath led them to a share of the crown in 1967.

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