Interview with Jack Ison


  • Identifier1986 OH 071
  • Date5/7/1986
  • InterviewerBrady, David
  • IntervieweeIson, Jack
  • DescriptionJack Delano Ison was born April 30, 1937 in Flatwoods, Kentucky. He has coached football for 23 years; four on the high school level and nineteen at Eastern Kentucky University. In this interview he discusses his coaching career on both the high school and college levels, his coaching philosophy, his defensive philosophy and the teams he has coached.
  • LocationRichmond, KY
  • Duration1:04:41
  • Restrictionsnone
  • RightsContact Special Collections and Archives, Crabbe Library, Eastern Kentucky University for reproductions, rights and permission to publish.


“Interview with Jack Ison,” William H. Berge Oral History Center, accessed March 3, 2024,