| Overall UK Wins: 0 | Overall UK Losses: 4 | Win % 0 |
Date of Death: March 12, 1949
Alma Mater: DePaul
For a generalized listing of officials, please consult this page.
|1/5/1925||Kentucky at Illinois||L||26 - 36||13||12||15||15||0||0||-||Referee - Nick Kearns (Depauw) and Umpire - H.V. Millard (Illinois Wesleyan)|
|2/13/1935||Kentucky at Michigan State||L||26 - 32||10||11||13||13||0||0||-||Referee - Nick Kearns (DePauw) and Umpire - Dwight Rich (Colgate)|
|2/10/1936||Kentucky at Notre Dame||L||20 - 41||13||11||11||11||0||0||-||Referee - Frank Lane (Cincinnati) and Umpire - Nick Kearns (DePaul)|
|1/5/1937||Kentucky vs. Notre Dame||L||28 - 41||16||13||14||27||0||0||-||Dick Bray and Nick Kearns|
Obituary - Decatur (IL) Herald (March 13, 1949)
Nick Kearns, Former Big Nine Referee, Dies
Chicago, March 12 (AP) - Nick Kearns, 52, a Western conference football and basketball official for 31 years until he retired three years ago, dropped dead at his home today of a heart attack. He served as superintendent of charities for the state of Illinois until relieved of that position a week ago.