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Fred Schaus

Born: June 30, 1925
Alma Mater: West Virginia (1949)

Career Record (major schools): 12 Years, 250-97, .720 W-L%
Schools: West Virginia (146-37) and Purdue (104-60)
Official NCAA Record: 251-96, .723 W-L%

Conference Champion: 5 Times (Reg. Seas.), 6 Times (Tourn.)

NCAA Tournament: 7 Years (6-7), 1 Final Four, 0 Championships

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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
1954-55 West VirginiaRT Southern 30 19 11 .633 -2.28 -2.86 12 19
1955-56 West VirginiaRT Southern 30 21 9 .700 -1.38 -5.78 14 20
1956-57 West VirginiaRT Southern 30 25 5 .833 7.51 -4.36 4 7
1957-58 West VirginiaRT Southern 28 26 2 .929 13.98 -4.44 1 1
1958-59 West VirginiaRTF Southern 34 29 5 .853 13.19 0.77 4 10
1959-60 West VirginiaT Southern 31 26 5 .839 13.13 -0.55 2 5
1972-73 Purdue  Big Ten 24 15 9 .625 8.43 5.78 17
1973-74 Purdue  Big Ten 30 21 9 .700 13.24 6.13 11 11 NIT Champ
1974-75 Purdue  Big Ten 28 17 11 .607 11.73 5.23 13 12
1975-76 Purdue  Big Ten 27 16 11 .593 13.42 7.87
1976-77 Purdue Big Ten 28 19 9 .679 13.78 7.78 18 Overall W-L adjusted to 20-8
1977-78 Purdue  Big Ten 27 16 11 .593 10.26 7.29 12 11
Career Overall 347 250 97 .720 9.58 1.91 (Official NCAA: 251-96)
West Virginia 183 146 37 .798 7.36 -2.87
Purdue 164 104 60 .634 11.81 6.68

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Consensus All-Americans
Rod Hundley (1956-1957)
Jerry West (1959-1960)

Win-Loss Percentage
1956-57 West Virginia .833 (#6)
1957-58 West Virginia .929 (#1)
1958-59 West Virginia .853 (#9)
1959-60 West Virginia .839 (#8)
Career .721 (#47)