From the Archives: UCLA upsets Michigan State in 1966 Rose Bowl
Prothro coached at UCLA from 1965 to 1970. He later coached the Los Angeles Rams and San Diego Chargers.
On May, 14, 1995, Prothro died at age 74. His Los Angeles Times obituary is online: Former UCLA, Ram Coach Prothro Dies.
An earlier version of this post was published on Aug. 6, 2010.