Tom Thorp

Thomas Joseph Thorp (March 6, 1884 – July 6, 1942) was an American football player and coach, sports writer, and football and horse racing official. He served as the head football at Fordham University from 1912 to 1913 and at New York University from 1922 to 1924, compiling a career college football record of 21–17–4.

Tom Thorp
Thorp circa 1922
Biographical details
BornMarch 6, 1884
Manhattan, New York City
DiedJuly 6, 1942(1942-07-06) (aged 58)
Cambridge, Massachusetts
Playing career
1903–1904Columbia
Position(s)Tackle
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1912–1913Fordham
1922–1924NYU
Head coaching record
Overall21–17–4

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