Andrew McGregor

IMG_0733Andrew McGregor is a Limited-Term Lecturer in the Department of History at Purdue University. His research focuses on American culture, politics, race, and the history of sports. He has published book chapters and encyclopedia articles on American Soccer, Arthur Ashe, Hal Connolly, Native American boxing, and Billy Mills. His current research explores the intersections of college football, race, masculinity, and politics in postwar America through the lens of Bud Wilkinson and the University of Oklahoma football dynasty.

In addition to his research, McGregor is a practicing public historian and digital humanist. He has been featured on TSN 1260’s “The Greatest Stories Ever Told” and ESPN2’s “Outside the Lines.” Andrew is also the founder and co-editor of this blog. You can learn more about him by visiting his personal blog at  He can be reached by email at: or on Twitter at @admcgregor85

You can read an archive of his posts here.