Thomas H. Bell

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Thomas H. Bell
Sport(s) Football, lacrosse
Current position
Title Offensive line coach, tight ends coach
Team Westfield State
Conference NEFC
Biographical details
Born (1944-08-02) August 2, 1944 (age 72)
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
Football
1966–1968 Chicopee HS (MA) (assistant)
1970–1971 Dean
1972–1975 Plymouth State
1976–1982 New Haven
1985 Yale (assistant)
1986–1992 Coast Guard
1993 Springfield Cathedral HS (MA)
1994–1997 Macalester
2001–2002 Barron G. Collier HS (FL)
2004–2007 Hoosac Valley HS (MA)
2011–present Westfield State (OL/TE)
Lacrosse
1979–1980 New Haven
Head coaching record
Overall 95–102–6 (college football)
4–18 (college lacrosse)
Accomplishments and honors
Championships
1 NEFC (1979)

Thomas H. Bell (born August 2, 1944) is an American football and lacrosse coach. He is currently the offensive line and tight ends coach at Westfield State University. Bell served as the head football coach at Plymouth State University (1972–1975), the University of New Haven (1976–1982), the United States Coast Guard Academy (1986–1992), and Macalester College (1994–1997), compiling a career college football record of 95–102–6. He was also the head men's larosse coach at New Haven from 1979 to 1980, tallying a mark of 4–18.

Coaching career[edit]

Bell was the head football coach for the Coast Guard Bears located in New London, Connecticut. He held that position for seven seasons, from 1986 until 1992. His coaching record at Coast Guard was 36 wins and 28 losses.[1]

Head coaching record[edit]

College football[edit]

Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl/playoffs
Plymouth State Panthers () (1972–1975)
1972 Plymouth State 4–2–1
1973 Plymouth State 6–2
1974 Plymouth State 7–1–1
1975 Plymouth State 6–4
Plymouth State: 23–9–2
New Haven Chargers (New England Football Conference) (1976–1980)
1976 New Haven 1–8
1977 New Haven 3–6
1978 New Haven 6–3
1979 New Haven 8–0–1 1st
1980 New Haven 6–3–1
New Haven Chargers (NCAA Division II independent) (1981–1982)
1981 New Haven 4–4–2
1982 New Haven 4–6
New Haven: 32–30–4
Coast Guard Bears (NCAA Division III independent) (1986–1991)
1986 Coast Guard 4–5
1987 Coast Guard 6–2
1988 Coast Guard 9–1
1989 Coast Guard 5–4
1990 Coast Guard 4–5
1991 Coast Guard 6–3
Coast Guard Bears (Freedom Football Conference) (1992)
1992 Coast Guard 1–8
Coast Guard: 35–28
Macalester Scots (Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference) (1994–1997)
1994 Macalester 0–10 0–9 10th
1995 Macalester 1–9 0–9 10th
1996 Macalester 3–7 2–7 T–7th
1997 Macalester 1–9 0–9 10th
Macalester: 5–35 2–34
Total: 95–102–6
      National championship         Conference title         Conference division title

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