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Gene Bartow

Born: August 18, 1930
Alma Mater: Truman (1953)

Career Record (major schools): 24 Years, 491-253, .660 W-L%
Schools: Memphis (82-32), Illinois (8-18), UCLA (51-10) and Alabama-Birmingham (350-193)
Official NCAA Record: 647-353, .647 W-L%

Conference Champion: 7 Times (Reg. Seas.), 4 Times (Tourn.)

NCAA Tournament: 12 Years (14-12), 2 Final Fours, 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
1970-71 Memphis  MVC 26 18 8 .692 5.23 3.73 19
1971-72 Memphis R MVC 28 21 7 .750 10.45 4.81 11 13
1972-73 MemphisRF MVC 30 24 6 .800 11.53 4.64 11 10 12
1973-74 Memphis  Ind 30 19 11 .633 2.49 2.22 20 10
1974-75 Illinois  Big Ten 26 8 18 .308 -1.31 7.07
1975-76 UCLARF Pac-8 32 27 5 .844 17.81 7.84 2 2 5 Overall W-L adjusted to 28-4
1976-77 UCLAR Pac-8 29 24 5 .828 16.48 3.86 4 2 2
1979-80 Alabama-Birmingham  Sun Belt 30 18 12 .600 4.61 -0.29
1980-81 Alabama-BirminghamR Sun Belt 32 23 9 .719 11.26 3.12
1981-82 Alabama-BirminghamRT Sun Belt 31 25 6 .806 10.70 3.55 14 9 17
1982-83 Alabama-BirminghamT Sun Belt 33 19 14 .576 3.85 3.16
1983-84 Alabama-BirminghamT Sun Belt 34 23 11 .676 5.59 3.59
1984-85 Alabama-Birmingham Sun Belt 34 25 9 .735 9.26 5.17 13
1985-86 Alabama-Birmingham Sun Belt 36 25 11 .694 13.54 6.45 16 12
1986-87 Alabama-BirminghamT Sun Belt 32 21 11 .656 4.64 4.21
1987-88 Alabama-Birmingham  Sun Belt 31 16 15 .516 3.50 1.50
1988-89 Alabama-Birmingham  Sun Belt 34 22 12 .647 7.06 2.82
1989-90 Alabama-BirminghamR Sun Belt 31 22 9 .710 12.64 2.16
1990-91 Alabama-Birmingham  Sun Belt 31 18 13 .581 4.22 2.12
1991-92 Alabama-Birmingham  GMWC 29 20 9 .690 11.12 1.69
1992-93 Alabama-Birmingham  GMWC 35 21 14 .600 10.82 5.68
1993-94 Alabama-Birmingham GMWC 30 22 8 .733 14.71 3.51 17
1994-95 Alabama-Birmingham  GMWC 30 14 16 .467 3.42 2.94
1995-96 Alabama-Birmingham  CUSA 30 16 14 .533 3.68 3.71
Career Overall 744 491 253 .660 8.22 3.72 (Official NCAA: 647-353)
Memphis 114 82 32 .719 7.42 3.85
Illinois 26 8 18 .308 -1.31 7.07
UCLA 61 51 10 .836 17.14 5.85
Alabama-Birmingham 543 350 193 .645 7.92 3.24

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Consensus All-Americans
Larry Finch (1973)
Marques Johnson (1977)
Richard Washington (1976)

Wins
1972-73 Memphis 24 (#7)
1975-76 UCLA 27 (#4)
Career 491 (#65)

Win-Loss Percentage
1975-76 UCLA .844 (#8)