Tom McCann

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Tom McCann
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Biographical details
Born(1898-11-07)November 7, 1898
Waukegan, Illinois
DiedMarch 23, 1975(1975-03-23) (aged 76)
Playing career
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1929Plant City HS (FL)
1931–1934Miami (FL)
1928–1929Miami (FL)
1931–1932Miami (FL)
Head coaching record
Overall22–19–4 (college football)

Thomas E. McCann (November 7, 1898 – March 23, 1975) was a baseball player and coach of American football and basketball. He served as the head football coach at Tusculum College in 1924 and at the University of Miami from 1931 to 1934. McCann was also the head basketball coach at Miami during the 1928–29 and 1931–32 seasons. In 1929, he was coaching football at Plant City High School in Plant City, Florida.[1] McCann played college baseball at the University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign in 1921 and 1922.[2]

Head coaching record[edit]

College football[edit]

Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl/playoffs
Tusculum Pioneers () (1924)
1924 Tusculum 4–4
Tusculum: 4–4
Miami Hurricanes (Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association) (1931–1934)
1931 Miami 4–8
1932 Miami 4–3–1
1933 Miami 5–1–2
1934 Miami 5–3–1 L Orange
Miami: 18–15–4
Total: 22–19–4


  1. ^ "School Eleven Meeting Plant in Next Battle". The Evening Independent. September 28, 1929. Retrieved December 12, 2011.
  2. ^ "All-Time Rosters". The University of Illinois Official Athletic Site. CBS Interactive. Retrieved December 12, 2011.