Former ASU football coach Frank Kush dies at Valley hospital, sources say http://www.abc15.com/news/region-so...rank-kush-dies-at-valley-hospital-sources-say Former Arizona State football coach Frank Kush has died. Sources tell ABC15 that Kush died “peacefully” overnight at a Valley hospital. Kush coached ASU from 1955 to 1979. He ranks as one of the all-time winningest coaches with a 176-54-1 record. Kush had 19 winning seasons and won nine conference championships, according to thesundevils.com.