- IUB Athletics Hall of Fame (1993)
Tom was sports Information Director from 1947-1983 and served as President of College Sports Information Directors of America in 1968-69 and CoSIDA Hall of Fame recipient. He received the Arch Ward Award in 1971, which is CoSIDA's highest award. He was director of College Football and Basketball Writer's Associations. Tom has received numerous awards for publications and press box services.