Roy D. Moore
June 8, 1921|
Charlotte, North Carolina
|Died||May 12, 2014
Greensboro, North Carolina
|Coaching career (HC unless noted)|
|1956–1959||South Carolina State|
Moore was born in Charlotte, North Carolina in 1921 and attended North Carolina College from 1940, where he played football. After serving as a Lieutenant in a US Army radar unit during World War 2, he resumed his education and graduated as a Bachelor of Science in 1947. He studied at the University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign, receiving an MS in 1948 and a PhD in 1967.
He worked as head coach of the South Carolina State Bulldogs football team from 1955 to 1960 and the Delaware State Hornets from 1961 to 1964. His record at South Carolina State was 20–13–1 and 14–21–1 at Delaware State.
Head coaching record
|South Carolina State Bulldogs (Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference) (1956–1959)|
|1956||South Carolina State||5–4|
|1957||South Carolina State||5–2–1|
|1958||South Carolina State||7–2|
|1959||South Carolina State||3–5|
|Delaware State Hornets (Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association) (1961–1964)|
|National championship Conference title Conference division title|
|#Rankings from final Coaches Poll.|
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