J. Quinn Decker
|Born||October 29, 1907|
|Died||December 20, 1987
|Coaching career (HC unless noted)|
|1932–1934||Knox Country Central HS (TN)|
|1944–1945||Third Air Force|
|Administrative career (AD unless noted)|
|Head coaching record|
|Overall||37–56–3 (college football)|
James Quinn Decker (October 29, 1907 – December 20, 1987) was an American football player and coach. He served as the head football coach Centre College from 1938 to 1941 and at The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina from 1946 to 1952, compiling a career college football coaching record of 37–56–3.
High school coaching
Quinn was the 11th head football coach at The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina, serving for seven seasons, from 1946 until 1952, and compiling a record of 23–39–1.
- J. Quinn Decker's obituary
- NCAA News January 6, 1988
- Tennessee Volunteers: Colorful Tales of the Orange and White By Randy Moore, (c) 2006, page 45
- Fountain Citians Who Made A Difference
- Lakeland Ledger "Former Citadel Coach Dies" December 22, 1987
- Centre College Archived February 22, 2012, at the Wayback Machine. Football coaches
- Citadel Coaching Records Archived April 2, 2015, at the Wayback Machine.
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