T. T. McConnell
|T. T. McConnell|
McConnell pictured in Debris 1914 Purdue yearbook
August 26, 1888|
|Died||February 9, 1970
|Alma mater||Purdue University|
|Coaching career (HC unless noted)|
|Head coaching record|
College Football Data Warehouse
Thomas Thurmon (or Thurman) McConnell was an American football and baseball coach. He served as the head football coach at Doane College in Nebraska in 1914 and at the University of Arkansas from 1915 to 1916, compiling a career college football record of 12–8–3. McConnell was also the head baseball coach at Arkansas in 1916, tallying a mark of 10–5. He was born in Springfield, Missouri in 1888.
He died in 1970 in Springfield. His wife, Mary died in 1983. They are both interred at Maple Park Cemetery in Springfield.
McConnell was the 15th head football coach at Doane College located in Crete, Nebraska and he held that position for the 1914 season. His coaching record at Doane was 4 wins, 2 losses, and 2 ties. As of the conclusion of the 2007 season, this ranks him 17th at Doane in total wins and seventh at Doane in winning percentage (.625).
University of Arkansas
McConnell also was director of athletics at Drury College in Missouri.
Head coaching record
|Doane Tigers (Independent) (1914)|
|Arkansas Razorbacks (Southwest Conference) (1915–1916)|
|This biographical article relating to a college football coach first appointed in the 1910s is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|