Barry Gallup

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Barry Gallup, Sr.
Sport(s) Football
Biographical details
Born Lynn, Massachusetts
Playing career
1965–1968 Boston College
Position(s) Wide receiver
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1970–1990 Boston College (assistant)
1991–1999 Northeastern
Administrative career (AD unless noted)
1993–1997 Northeastern
Head coaching record
Overall 38–60–1

Barry Gallup, Sr. was the head football coach of Northeastern University from 1991 to 1999. He compiled a 38–60–1 overall record.

Athletic career[edit]

Gallup played football at Boston College as a wide receiver where he set many then-school records at the position. Gallup also played basketball in college under Bob Cousy. During his prep years he played at Swampscott High School and Deerfield Academy.


Gallup resides in Wellesley with wife, Victoria, and they are the parents of Barry Charles Jr., the late Darren Douglas,[1][2] and the late Lisa Ann.

Head coaching record[edit]

Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl/playoffs
Northeastern Huskies (NCAA Division I-AA independent) (1991–1992)
1991 Northeastern 4–7
1992 Northeastern 5–5–1
Northeastern Huskies (Yankee Conference) (1993–1996)
1993 Northeastern 2–9 2–6 T–9th (New England)
1994 Northeastern 2–9 2–6 T–8th (New England)
1995 Northeastern 4–7 2–6 T–9th (New England)
1996 Northeastern 6–5 3–5 T–8th (New England)
Northeastern Huskies (Atlantic 10 Conference) (1997–1998)
1997 Northeastern 8–3 5–3 T–3rd (New England)
1998 Northeastern 5–6 3–5 T–7th (New England)
1999 Northeastern 2–9 1–7 T–10th (New England)
Northeastern: 38–60–1 18–38
Total: 38–60–1

Coaching tree[edit]

Assistants under Barry Gallup who became NCAA or NFL head coaches:


  1. ^ Page, Janice (November 14, 2004). "The Trajectory of Doug Flutie". Retrieved January 1, 2014. 
  2. ^ Megliola, Lenny (February 22, 2003). "A life remembered: Darren Gallup's death at 18 leaves an irreplaceable void". The Milford Daily News. Archived from the original on January 2, 2014. Retrieved January 1, 2014. 

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