Sam Winograd was star baseball and basketball player at City College of New York. He was captain and leading scorer of the 1933-34 basketball team that posted q 14-1 record. Overall, during Winograd’s three varsity seasons, CCNY had a 40-8 record. Winograd  graduated from CCNY and then earned a law degree from New York University. In 1945, he joined the CCNY  faculty as an administrator and head baseball coach. In 1949, Winograd was named athletic director. His appointment coincided with the remarkable feat by the CCNY basketball team that during  the 1949-50 season became the only team to ever win both the NIT and NCAA tournaments in the same year. Winograd resigned two years later in the aftermath of the disclosure of a nationwide college gambling scandal that involved dozens of players including members of CCNY’s 1950 championhip team.


SAM WINOGRAD Height: 6:00 Weight: 200 College: CCNY’35
Samuel D. Winograd Born:  Nov 28, 1913     Died:  Jul 25, 1998 Hometown: New York, NY
Year Team League     GA  FGM  FTM   FTA  PCT.  AST  PTS   AVG
1931-32 CCNY (FRosh) College
1932-33 CCNY College
1933-34 CCNY College
1934-35 CCNY College
1935-36 Paterson ABL 1 0 0 0 0.0
1936-37 Atlantic CityNew York Jewels ABL 13 24 23 71 5.5
Major League Totals 14 24 23 71 5.1
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