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Sound Off: How did former Kansas University basketball coach Forrest Clare Allen get the nickname “Phog”?

According to information on the KU Info website, before coaching at KU, Allen worked as a baseball umpire. He was known for his booming foghorn voice, so he earned the nickname “Phog.”


Andini 1 year, 12 months ago

...but why is it spelled "Phog" not "Fog"?


Steve Swaggerty 1 year, 12 months ago

Finally an intelligent, well thought out question. Will wonders never cease?!!?


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