John J. Egan
|John J. Egan|
May 18, 1878|
|Died||February 1, 1949
|Coaching career (HC unless noted)|
|Head coaching record|
College Football Data Warehouse
John Joseph Egan was the co-head football coach for the Villanova University Wildcats football team in 1900 with John Powers. Together they compiled a record of 5–2–2 in one season. Egan then coached Villanova the following year alone and compiled a 2–3 record, making his overall head coaching record 9–5–2. Later, he also served as athletic director at the University of Maryland. He was a doctor by profession and had practiced and worked as a surgeon in his hometown of Waterbury, Connecticut for 38 years.
He died at a Connecticut veterans' hospital in 1949 after a long illness. Prior to his death he had served as a medic in World War II and was also a chief rating specialist at two Veterans' Administration offices in Connecticut.
Head coaching record
|Villanova Wildcats (Independent) (1900–1901)|
|National championship Conference title Conference division title|
|#Rankings from final Coaches' Poll.|
- "Dr. Egan Dies", Gettysburg Times, Wednesday, February 02, 1949, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, United States Of America
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