Harry W. Crum

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Harry W. Crum
Sport(s) Football
Biographical details
Born (1899-07-10)July 10, 1899
Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania
Died February 14, 1968(1968-02-14) (aged 68)
New Kensington, Pennsylvania
Playing career
1922 Princeton
Position(s) Halfback
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
Hurst HS (PA)
Head coaching record
Overall 14–7–4 (.640)

Harry Watson Crum[1] was an American football player and coach in the United States.

Coaching career[edit]

Crum was the head college football coach for the Allegheny Gators located in Meadville, Pennsylvania. He held that position for 3 seasons, from 1929 until 1931. His coaching record at Allegheny was 14 wins, 7 losses and 4 ties. As of the conclusion of the 2010 season, this ranks him #9 at Allegheny in total wins and #10 at the school in winning percentage (.640).[2]

He died in 1968 at a hospital in New Kensington. In his later years he had worked as an attorney.[3]


  1. ^ [1]
  2. ^ DeLassus, David. "Allegheny Coaching Records". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved November 24, 2010. 
  3. ^ "Harry W. Crum, Former Hurst Coach, 68, Dies", The Daily Courier, Thursday, February 15, 1968, Connellsville, Pennsylvania, United States Of America

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