John B. Reid

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John B. Reid
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Reid pictured in The Yucca 1928, North Texas State Teachers yearbook
Biographical details
Born(1896-02-25)February 25, 1896
Woodville, Texas
DiedDecember 21, 1963(1963-12-21) (aged 67)
Woodville, Texas
Playing career
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1925–1928North Texas State Teachers
1924–1929North Texas State Teachers
1929–1935Texas A&M
1925–1926North Texas State Teachers
Head coaching record
Overall17–18–3 (football)
144–84 (basketball)
7–11 (baseball)

John Bond Reid[1] (February 25, 1896 – December 21, 1963) was an American football player and coach of football, basketball, and baseball. He served as head football coach at North Texas State Teachers College, now the University of North Texas, from 1925 to 1928, compiling a record of 17–18–3. Reid was also the head basketball coach at North Texas State Teachers from 1924 to 1929 and at Texas A&M University from 1929 to 1935, amassing a career college basketball record of 144–84. In addition, he was the head baseball coach at North Texas State Teachers College from 1925 to 1926, tallying a mark 7–11. He died of prostate cancer in 1963. He is interred at Magnolia Cemetery in Woodville.[2]

Head coaching record[edit]


Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl/playoffs
North Texas State Teachers Eagles (Texas Intercollegiate Athletic Association) (1925–1928)
1925 North Texas State Teachers 6–4 4–2 T–4th
1926 North Texas State Teachers 5–3–1 4–1 T–2nd
1927 North Texas State Teachers 1–6–2
1928 North Texas State Teachers 5–5
North Texas State Teachers: 17–18–3
Total: 17–18–3


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