American Football Database
Jimmy Stewart
Sport(s)Football, basketball
Head coaching record
Overall10–18–2 (football)
18–17 (basketball)

James Henry Stewart was an American football and basketball coach and college athletics administrator. He served as interim head football coach at Southern Methodist University (SMU) from 1942 to 1944 while Matty Bell served in the United States Navy during World War II. Stewart's record in those three seasons was 10–18–2.[1] From 1945 to 1950 he served as Executive Secretary of the Southwest Conference (SWC).[2]

Head coaching record


Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl/playoffs
SMU Mustangs (Southwest Conference) (1942–1944)
1942 SMU 3–6–2 1–4–1 6th
1943 SMU 2–7 2–3 T–3rd
1944 SMU 5–5 2–3 T–4th
SMU: 10–18–2 5–10–1
Total: 10–18–2
Indicates BCS bowl, Bowl Alliance or Bowl Coalition game.