- In nine seasons at Boston College his teams were 68-37, establishing him as the Eagles' winningest football coach.
- New England "Coach of the Year" in 1971 as BC finished 9-2.
- Head Coach in the East-West Shrine Game (1976) and Blue-Gray Classic (1977 and 1978).
- Head Football Coach at University of New Hampshire (1966- 1967) and Dartmouth College (1978-1986).
- Awarded special citation from Football Writers Association of America "for his long and honorable career in college athletics and for his contribution to football."
- Inducted into the Boston College Varsity Club Athletic Hall of Fame in 2000.