This according to the Las Vegas Review-Journal:
Coach Ault Served as Head Coach at Nevada-Reno for 28yrs. He was able to compile an overall record of 233-109-1 with 16 post season berths that include 10 bowl games in 12 years as a Bowl-Subdivision team. He was able to guide the Nevada program's growth from Div. II to FCS (I-AA) and now FBS status.
Widely considered the inventor of the pistol offense Ault was the only active Division I coach in the College Football Hall of Fame.