Dick Hanley (American football)
November 19, 1894|
December 16, 1970 (aged 76)|
Palo Alto, California
|Coaching career (HC unless noted)|
|1920–1921||Pendleton HS (OR)|
|Head coaching record|
|Accomplishments and honors|
|2 Big Ten (1930–1931)|
Richard Edgar Hanley (November 19, 1894 – December 16, 1970) was an American football player and coach. He served as the head football coach at Haskell Institute—now known as Haskell Indian Nations University from 1922 to 1926 and at Northwestern University from 1927 to 1934, compiling a career college football coaching record of 90–33–10. During World War II, he was a Major in the United States Marine Corps where he helped train the Marines. In 1946, he coached the first three games of the season for the Chicago Rockets of the All-America Football Conference. Hanley died on December 16, 1970 at Stanford University Hospital in Palo Alto, California.
Head coaching record
|Haskell Indians (Independent) (1922–1926)|
|Northwestern Wildcats (Big Ten Conference) (1927–1934)|
|National championship Conference title Conference division title or championship game berth|
- "Maj. Dick Hanley Expects Call from Marines Soon". Lawrence Journal-World. Lawrence, Kansas. January 14, 1942. p. 6. Retrieved August 28, 2016 – via Google News.
- "Ex-Cougar Dick Hanley Dead at 76". The Spokesman-Review. Spokane, Washington. Associated Press. December 17, 1970. p. 33. Retrieved August 29, 2016 – via Google News.
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