Jim Miller (American football coach)
|Coaching career (HC unless noted)|
|Head coaching record|
|Overall||52–34 (excluding Niagara)|
James H. "Jim" Miller (born c. 1920) is a former American football player and coach. A native of Massilon, Ohio, he served as at the head football coach at Niagara University from 1949 to 1950, at the University of Detroit from 1959 to 1961, and at Boston College from 1962 to 1967. Before going to Detroit, he worked for five years as an assistant coach at Purdue University, where he had played as a guard. After an 8–2 season at Boston College in 1962, Miller signed a new three-year contract with a substantial pay hike. On December 7, 1967, after a 4–6 record, he resigned as Eagles head coach.
Early life and playing career
Head coaching record
|Detroit Titans (NCAA University Division independent) (1959–1961)|
|Boston College Eagles (NCAA University Division independent) (1962–1967)|
- UPI (January 13, 1959). "MILLER WILL COACH DETROIT U. ELEVEN". The New York Times. Retrieved October 25, 2011.
- AP (January 13, 1959). "Duplication of Dorais' Days Detroit Desire; Signs Miller". The Spokesman-Review. Retrieved October 25, 2011.