American Football Database
American Football Database
Jake Lawlor
Sport(s)Football, basketball, baseball
Biographical details
Born(1907-07-27)July 27, 1907
Victor, Iowa
DiedJuly 11, 1980(1980-07-11) (aged 72)
Reno, Nevada
Head coaching record
Overall6–11 (football)
204–156 (basketball)

Glenn Joseph "Jake" Lawlor (July 27, 1907 – July 11, 1980) was an American football player, coach of football, basketball, and baseball, and college athletics administrator. He served as the head football coach at the University of Nevada, Reno from 1952 to 1954, compiling a record of 6–11. Lawlor was also the head basketball coach at Nevada in 1942–43 and again from 1945 to 1959, amassing a record of 204–156. He was Nevada's head baseball coach from 1957 to 1960 and the school's athletic director from 1951 to 1969. Lawlor died on July 11, 1980 in Reno, Nevada.[1]

Head coaching record


Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl/playoffs
Nevada Wolf Pack (NCAA College Division independent) (1952–1953)
1952 Nevada 2–3
1953 Nevada 2–3
Nevada Wolf Pack (Far Western Conference) (1954)
1954 Nevada 2–5 2–3 4th
Nevada: 6–11 2–3
Total: 6–11
Indicates BCS bowl, Bowl Alliance or Bowl Coalition game.


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