Lloyd Jordan

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Lloyd Jordan
Lloyd Jordan.jpg
Sport(s) Football, basketball, baseball
Biographical details
Born (1900-12-14)December 14, 1900
Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania
Died February 24, 1990(1990-02-24) (aged 89)
Richmond, Virginia
Playing career
1921–1923 Pittsburgh
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
Football
1928–1931
1932–1949
1950–1956

Basketball
1928–1932
1932–1948

Colgate (assistant)
Amherst
Harvard


Colgate
Amherst
Administrative career (AD unless noted)
1960–1974 SoCon (commissioner)
Head coaching record
Overall 101–72–8 (football)
159–103 (basketball)
Statistics
College Football Data Warehouse
Accomplishments and honors
Awards
Amos Alonzo Stagg Award (1973)
College Football Hall of Fame
Inducted in 1978 (profile)

Lloyd Jordan (December 14, 1900 – February 24, 1990) was an American football, basketball, and baseball player and coach. He served as the head football coach at Amherst College from 1932 to 1949 and at Harvard University from 1950 to 1956, compiling a career college football record of 101–72–8. Jordan was also the head basketball coach at Colgate University from 1928 to 1932 and at Amherst from 1932 to 1948, tallying a career college basketball mark of 159–103. He played football, basketball, and baseball at the University of Pittsburgh, from which he graduated in 1924. Jordan was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame as a coach in 1978.

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