Bo Hanley
Date of birth: (1891-07-10)July 10, 1891
Place of birth: United States
Date of death: November 23, 1954(1954-11-23) (aged 63)
Place of death: Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Career information
Position(s): Wingback
Height: 5 ft 7 in (1.70 m)

William J. "Bo" Hanley (July 10, 1891 – November 23, 1954) was an American football player and coach. He served a head coach for the Kenosha Maroons of the National Football League (NFL) for one season in 1924. Hanley played college football at Marquette University, where he was nicknamed the "Marquette Marvel".

In 1911, Hanley played baseball for one season for the Aurora Blues of the Wisconsin-Illinois League.[1]

In 1920, Hanley's younger brother, Cornelius "Pat" Hanley played for the Detroit Heralds. Pat also played college football at Marquette.

Biography[edit | edit source]

Hanley was born on July 10, 1891. He died in Milwaukee, Wisconsin on November 23, 1954.[2]

Coaching[edit | edit source]

Hanley served as the head football coach at the Colorado School of Mines in Golden, Colorado from 1914 to 1915.[3]

Head coaching record[edit | edit source]

College[edit | edit source]

Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl/playoffs
Colorado Mines Orediggers (Rocky Mountain Conference) (1914–1915)
1914 Colorado Mines 5–0–1 5–0–1 1st
1915 Colorado Mines 4–2 4–2 T–3rd
Colorado Mines: 9–2–1 9–2–1
Total: 9–2–1
      National championship         Conference title         Conference division title
Indicates BCS bowl, Bowl Alliance or Bowl Coalition game.

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