Peter McPherson (American football)
|Born||May 17, 1874
Caledonia, New York, United States
|Died||November 8, 1941 (aged 69)
Rochester, New York, United States
|1896–1897, 1899–1900||SUNY Geneseo, University at Buffalo|
|Coaching career (HC unless noted)|
|Head coaching record|
College Football Data Warehouse
Peter McPherson was an American football college halfback & coach and long time dentist.
He played halfback at Geneseo Normal and Training School (now SUNY Geneseo) from 1896-1897 and later at the University at Buffalo from 1898 to 1900 while attending dental school. He served as the head coach at Miami University in Oxford, Ohio from 1902 to 1903, compiling a record of 6–7–1.
He later worked as a dentist in Caledonia, New York and coached the Caledonia High School football time for 23 years.
He died in 1941 after succumbing to injuries sustained when struck by a car.
Head coaching record
|Miami Redskins (Independent) (1902–1903)|
- "McPherson's Prowess as Normal Athlete Recalled by S.T. Jennings.," The Livingston Republican - December 4, 1941.
- Peter McPherson, Football halfback - University at Buffalo Libraries Digital Collections
- Peter McPherson at the College Football Data Warehouse
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