Marshall Glenn

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Marshall Glenn
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Glenn pictured in The Monticola 1939, West Virginia yearbook
Sport(s) Football, basketball
Biographical details
Born (1908-04-22)April 22, 1908
Elkins, West Virginia
Died October 11, 1983(1983-10-11) (aged 75)
Hagerstown, Maryland
Playing career
1927–1929 West Virginia
1927–1930 West Virginia
Position(s) Quarterback (football)
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1937–1939 West Virginia
1933–1938 West Virginia
Head coaching record
Overall 14–12–3 (football)
61–46 (basketball)
Bowls 1–0

Marshall "Little Sleepy" Glenn (April 22, 1908 – October 11, 1983) was a player and coach of American football and basketball and a physician. He served as the head football coach at West Virginia University from 1937 to 1939, compiling a record of 14–12–3, and the school's head basketball coach from 1933 to 1938, tallying a mark of 61–46. Glenn was born on April 22, 1908 in Elkins, West Virginia. He died on October 11, 1983 at Washington Country Hospital in Hagerstown, Maryland from injuries sustained in a car accident on U.S. Route 340.[1] While attending West Virginia University he was a member of Sigma Phi Epsilon.

Head coaching record[edit]


Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl/playoffs
West Virginia Mountaineers (Independent) (1937–1939)
1937 West Virginia 8–1–1 W Sun
1938 West Virginia 4–5–1
1939 West Virginia 2–6–1
West Virginia: 14–12–3
Total: 14–12–3


  1. ^ "Dr. Marshall Glenn Succumbs To Injuries In Highway Wreck". Spirit of Jefferson Farmer's Advocate. October 13, 1983. Retrieved November 8, 2011. 

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