Pittman pictured in Jambalaya 1968, Tulane yearbook
August 28, 1925|
|Died||October 30, 1971
|Coaching career (HC unless noted)|
|Mississippi State (freshmen)
Mississippi State (assistant)
|Head coaching record|
James Noel "Jim" Pittman (August 28, 1925 – October 30, 1971) was a college football coach at Tulane University, and Texas Christian University. A native of Boyle, Mississippi, Pittman played at Mississippi State University. From 1966 to 1970, he served as the head football coach at Tulane, and during his tenure there he compiled a 21–30–1 record. In 1971, he served as the head football coach at TCU, where he compiled a 3–3–1 record. He died of a heart attack suffered on the sidelines of the TCU-Baylor game in Waco, Texas on October 30, 1971.
Head coaching record
|Tulane Green Wave (Independent) (1966–1970)|
|TCU Horned Frogs (Southwest Conference) (1971)|
|#Rankings from final Coaches' Poll.
°Rankings from final AP Poll.