Thomas T. Reilley

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Thomas T. Reilley
Sport(s) Football
Biographical details
Born c. 1884
Died 1940
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1914–1915 NYU
Head coaching record
Overall 9–7–2

Thomas Thornton Reilley (c. 1884 – 1940) was an American football coach. He served the 12th head football coach at New York University (NYU). He held that position for two seasons, 1914 and 1915, leading the NYU Violets to a record of 9–7–2.[1] Having come off a scoreless, losing season in 1913 under Jake High, NYU's record under Reilley in 1914 of 5–3–1 showed a marked improvement. However, Reilleys' tenure at NYU ended in 1915 with a 70–0 loss to Rutgers.[2]

Reilley was a Democratic member of the New York State Assembly (New York Co., 21st D.) in 1916.

Head coaching record[edit]

Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl/playoffs
NYU Violets (Independent) (1914–1915)
1914 NYU 5–3–1
1915 NYU 4–4–1
NYU: 9–7–2
Total: 9–7–2


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New York Assembly
Preceded by
Harold C. Mitchell
New York State Assembly
New York County, 21st District

Succeeded by
Harold C. Mitchell