Alan Gowans (American football)

Alan O. Gowans (January 28, 1899 – June 14, 1965) was an American football and basketball coach. He served as the head football coach at Des Moines University in Des Moines, Iowa from 1926 to 1928 and Macalester College in St. Paul, Minnesota from 1930 to 1936.[1] Gowans was also the head basketball coach at Macalester in 1936–37.[2]

Alan Gowans
Biographical details
Born(1899-01-28)January 28, 1899
DiedJune 14, 1965(1965-06-14) (aged 66)
Playing career
Football
1920–1921Cornell (IA)
Position(s)Guard
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
Football
1922–1924Emmetsburg HS (IA)
1925Ottawa (assistant)
1926–1928Des Moines
1930–1936Macalester
1937–1953Minneapolis Roosevelt HS (MN)
Basketball
1936–1937Macalester

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Alan Gowans". Cornell Rams. Retrieved December 30, 2018.
  2. ^ "Gowans leads Mac to Hoops Crown". The Concordian. March 18, 1937. Retrieved December 30, 2018.

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