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Fred Taylor

Born: December 3, 1924
Alma Mater: Ohio St. (1950)

Career Record (major schools): 18 Years, 297-158, .653 W-L%
School: Ohio State (297-158)
Official NCAA Record: 297-158, .653 W-L%

Conference Champion: 7 Times (Reg. Seas.), 0 Times (Tourn.)

NCAA Tournament: 5 Years (14-4), 4 Final Fours, 1 Championship
NCAA Champion: 1960

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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
1958-59 Ohio State  Big Ten 22 11 11 .500 7.35 6.81
1959-60 Ohio StateRFN Big Ten 28 25 3 .893 25.88 5.21 2 3 NCAA Champ
1960-61 Ohio StateRF Big Ten 28 27 1 .964 24.51 5.40 1 1
1961-62 Ohio StateRF Big Ten 28 26 2 .929 24.68 7.22 1 1 1
1962-63 Ohio State R Big Ten 24 20 4 .833 13.15 4.77 2 7
1963-64 Ohio State R Big Ten 24 16 8 .667 12.04 7.95 7 7
1964-65 Ohio State  Big Ten 24 12 12 .500 3.43 7.65
1965-66 Ohio State  Big Ten 24 11 13 .458 1.86 4.44
1966-67 Ohio State  Big Ten 24 13 11 .542 2.40 5.10
1967-68 Ohio StateRF Big Ten 29 21 8 .724 12.27 5.77
1968-69 Ohio State  Big Ten 24 17 7 .708 12.19 7.40 12 10
1969-70 Ohio State  Big Ten 24 17 7 .708 9.75 3.14 18 16
1970-71 Ohio StateR Big Ten 26 20 6 .769 10.20 3.09 10 10
1971-72 Ohio State  Big Ten 24 18 6 .750 9.06 2.93 5 4 19
1972-73 Ohio State  Big Ten 24 14 10 .583 10.49 6.53 10 10
1973-74 Ohio State  Big Ten 24 9 15 .375 2.02 2.69
1974-75 Ohio State  Big Ten 28 14 14 .500 5.76 4.54
1975-76 Ohio State  Big Ten 26 6 20 .231 1.15 7.27
Career Ohio State 455 297 158 .653 10.46 5.44 (Official NCAA: 297-158)

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Consensus All-Americans
Gary Bradds (1963-1964)
John Havlicek (1962)
Jerry Lucas (1960-1961-1962)
Larry Siegfried (1961)

Games
1959-60 Ohio State 28 (#10)
1961-62 Ohio State 28 (#9)
1967-68 Ohio State 29 (#7)

Wins
1959-60 Ohio State 25 (#6)
1960-61 Ohio State 27 (#1)
1961-62 Ohio State 26 (#2)

Win-Loss Percentage
1959-60 Ohio State .893 (#5)
1960-61 Ohio State .964 (#1)
1961-62 Ohio State .929 (#3)
1962-63 Ohio State .833 (#6)