Martin John Gilman
Gilman was named New England's outstanding guard in 1928 while playing at the University of Connecticut. He was related to the pioneer Jewish founder of Gilman, Connecticut.
Birth and Death Dates:
b. November 18, 1907 - d. February 1979
Gilman played guard at Connecticut in the mid-1920s. In his three year career, the Huskies had a combined record of 16-6-3. The 1926 team finished with a record of 7-1-0; their .875 winning percentage is tied for first all-time in UConn history.
Gilman played guard at the University of Connecticut from 1926-1928.
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