J. E. Platt

J. E. Platt

Platt pictured in The Long Horn 1903, Texas A&M yearbook
Sport(s) Football
Biographical details
Born (1878-12-11)December 11, 1878
Laceyville, Pennsylvania
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1902–1904 Texas A&M
Head coaching record
Overall 18–5–3

James Edward Platt (December 11, 1878 – ?) was a college football coach. He is best known as the sixth head coach for the Texas A&M Aggies where he coached from 1902 to 1904 going 18–5–3 (.750).[1] He was born in Laceyville, Pennsylvania.[2]

Head coaching record

Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl/playoffs
Texas A&M Aggies (Independent) (1902)
1902 Texas A&M 7–0–2
Texas A&M Aggies (Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association) (1903–1904)
1903 Texas A&M 7–3–1 0–1 T–15
1904 Texas A&M 4–2 0–2 14th
Texas A&M: 18–5–3 0–3
Total: 18–5–3


  1. "Aggie Football Through the Years". AggieAthletics.com. Archived from the original on February 24, 2010. Retrieved February 24, 2010.
  2. (page 27)

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