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Forddy Anderson

Born: March 17, 1919
Alma Mater: Stanford (1942)

Career Record (major schools): 19 Years, 299-203, .596 W-L%
Schools: Drake (32-23), Bradley (142-56) and Michigan State (125-124)

Conference Champion: 3 Times (Reg. Seas.), 0 Times (Tourn.)

NCAA Tournament: 4 Years (9-5), 3 Final Fours, 0 Championships

Record includes games as coach of major schools, and does not reflect forfeits or vacated games.

Coaching Record

SRS back to 1949-50
Season School Conf G W L W-L% SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Final Notes
1946-47 Drake  MVC 29 18 11 .621
1947-48 Drake  MVC 26 14 12 .538
1948-49 Bradley  MVC 35 27 8 .771 7 7
1949-50 BradleyRF MVC 37 32 5 .865 14.15 3.12 1 1
1950-51 Bradley  MVC 38 32 6 .842 11.65 2.56 1 6
1951-52 Bradley  Ind 29 17 12 .586 6.42 2.63
1952-53 Bradley  Ind 27 15 12 .556 5.56 3.48
1953-54 BradleyF Ind 32 19 13 .594 8.46 3.06 7 7
1954-55 Michigan State  Big Ten 22 13 9 .591 11.31 7.90
1955-56 Michigan State  Big Ten 22 13 9 .591 7.96 7.77 16
1956-57 Michigan StateRF Big Ten 26 16 10 .615 11.65 7.58 8 11
1957-58 Michigan State  Big Ten 22 16 6 .727 13.20 4.52 7 17
1958-59 Michigan StateR Big Ten 23 19 4 .826 15.73 5.25 5 7
1959-60 Michigan State  Big Ten 21 10 11 .476 7.42 5.99 11
1960-61 Michigan State  Big Ten 24 7 17 .292 -0.44 5.95
1961-62 Michigan State  Big Ten 22 8 14 .364 2.46 4.37
1962-63 Michigan State  Big Ten 20 4 16 .200 2.26 7.66
1963-64 Michigan State  Big Ten 24 14 10 .583 6.70 5.31
1964-65 Michigan State  Big Ten 23 5 18 .217 -1.32 7.72
Career Overall 502 299 203 .596 7.70 5.30
Drake 55 32 23 .582
Bradley 198 142 56 .717 9.25 2.97
Michigan State 249 125 124 .502 6.99 6.37

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Games
1948-49 Bradley 35 (#2)
1949-50 Bradley 37 (#1)
1950-51 Bradley 38 (#1)
1953-54 Bradley 32 (#3)

Wins
1948-49 Bradley 27 (#2)
1949-50 Bradley 32 (#1)
1950-51 Bradley 32 (#1)

Win-Loss Percentage
1949-50 Bradley .865 (#2)
1950-51 Bradley .842 (#6)