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Jay Wright

Born: December 24, 1961
Alma Mater: Bucknell (1983)

Career Record (major schools): 22 Years, 476-242, .663 W-L%
Schools: Hofstra (122-85) and Villanova (354-157)

Conference Champion: 6 Times (Reg. Seas.), 3 Times (Tourn.)

NCAA Tournament: 13 Years (20-12), 2 Final Fours, 1 Championship
NCAA Champion: 2016

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

Coaching Record

Season School Conf G W L W-L% SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Final Notes
1994-95 Hofstra NAC 28 10 18 .357 -8.47 -4.54
1995-96 Hofstra NAC 27 9 18 .333 -13.73 -5.46
1996-97 Hofstra AEC 27 12 15 .444 -5.45 -3.18
1997-98 Hofstra AEC 31 19 12 .613 -1.79 -4.48
1998-99 Hofstra AEC 32 22 10 .688 1.15 -4.02
1999-00 Hofstra AEC 31 24 7 .774 5.23 -6.03 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion; Conf. Tournament Champion
2000-01 Hofstra AEC 31 26 5 .839 5.11 -5.47 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion; Conf. Tournament Champion
2001-02 Villanova Big East 32 19 13 .594 10.71 6.18
2002-03 Villanova Big East 31 15 16 .484 9.11 7.56
2003-04 Villanova Big East 35 18 17 .514 10.04 8.25
2004-05 Villanova Big East 32 24 8 .750 19.06 8.43 19 19 NCAA Tournament
2005-06 Villanova Big East 33 28 5 .848 19.51 9.23 5 2 3 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion
2006-07 Villanova Big East 33 22 11 .667 16.13 9.16 NCAA Tournament
2007-08 Villanova Big East 35 22 13 .629 11.00 7.69 17 NCAA Tournament
2008-09 Villanova Big East 38 30 8 .789 17.45 8.72 23 10 11 NCAA Tournament; NCAA FF
2009-10 Villanova Big East 33 25 8 .758 16.72 7.75 5 2 9 NCAA Tournament
2010-11 Villanova Big East 33 21 12 .636 15.05 8.23 6 6 NCAA Tournament
2011-12 Villanova Big East 32 13 19 .406 7.89 7.64
2012-13 Villanova Big East 34 20 14 .588 10.74 8.53 NCAA Tournament
2013-14 Villanova Big East 34 29 5 .853 18.97 7.50 3 6 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion
2014-15 Villanova Big East 36 33 3 .917 23.13 7.55 12 2 2 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion; Conf. Tournament Champion
2015-16 Villanova Big East 40 35 5 .875 24.08 9.71 11 1 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion; NCAA FF; NCAA Champion
Career Overall 718 476 242 .663 9.62 4.04
Hofstra 207 122 85 .589 -2.56 -4.74
Villanova 511 354 157 .693 15.31 8.14

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Consensus All-Americans
Randy Foye (2006)
Allan Ray (2006)
Scottie Reynolds (2010)

Games
2003-04 Villanova 35 (#6)
2008-09 Villanova 38 (#2)
2015-16 Villanova 40 (#1)
Career 718 (#99)

Wins
2000-01 Hofstra 26 (#9)
2005-06 Villanova 28 (#8)
2008-09 Villanova 30 (#8)
2013-14 Villanova 29 (#10)
2014-15 Villanova 33 (#6)
2015-16 Villanova 35 (#1)
Career 476 (#74)

Win-Loss Percentage
2000-01 Hofstra .839 (#6)
2005-06 Villanova .849 (#6)
2013-14 Villanova .853 (#6)
2014-15 Villanova .917 (#3)
2015-16 Villanova .875 (#1)