Hancock pictured in The Index 1932, Illinois State yearbook
December 20, 1894|
Shullsburg, Wisconsin, U.S.
|Died||February 1978 (aged 83)
Colfax, Illinois, U.S.
|Alma mater||University of Wisconsin
|Coaching career (HC unless noted)|
|Oshkosh State Normal
Oshkosh State Normal/Teachers
Oshkosh State Teachers
|Head coaching record|
College Football Data Warehouse
Howard Joseph Hancock was the 12th head football coach for the Illinois State Redbirds in Normal, Illinois and he held that position for fourteen seasons, from 1931 until 1944. His overall coaching record at ISU was 57 wins, 45 losses, and 19 ties. This ranks him second at ISU in terms of total wins and sixth at ISU in terms of winning percentage.