Jim Whatley
Sport(s)Football, basketball, baseball
Biographical details
Born(1913-03-11)March 11, 1913
Alexander City, Alabama
DiedMay 31, 2001(2001-05-31) (aged 88)
Athens, Georgia
Playing career
Position(s)Tackle (football)
Center (basketball)
First baseman (baseball)
Head coaching record
Overall6–15–1 (football)
83–75 (basketball)
336–326–3 (baseball)
Accomplishments and honors
College Football All-American (1935)

James William "Big Jim" Whatley (March 11, 1913 – May 31, 2001) was an American football, basketball and baseball player and coach.[1] He served as the head football coach at Western Carolina University from 1939 to 1941, after playing minor league baseball for the Jackson Senators of the Cotton States League in 1937 and the Opelousas Indians of the Evangeline Baseball League from 1937 to 1938.[2]


External links

Template:Western Carolina Catamounts football coach navbox Template:Western Carolina Catamounts men's basketball coach navbox Template:Ole Miss Rebels men's basketball coach navbox Template:Georgia Bulldogs basketball coach navbox Template:Georgia Bulldogs baseball coach navbox

Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.