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Jim Valvano

Born: March 10, 1946
Alma Mater: Rutgers (1967)

Career Record (major schools): 18 Years, 337-200, .628 W-L%
Schools: Bucknell (33-42), Iona (95-46) and North Carolina State (209-112)
Official NCAA Record: 346-206, .627 W-L%

Conference Champion: 2 Times (Reg. Seas.), 2 Times (Tourn.)

NCAA Tournament: 9 Years (15-8), 1 Final Four, 1 Championship
NCAA Champion: 1983

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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
1972-73 Bucknell  Mid-Atl 25 11 14 .440 -10.91 -8.86
1973-74 Bucknell  Mid-Atl 24 8 16 .333 -20.52 -7.58
1974-75 Bucknell  ECC 26 14 12 .538 -9.47 -7.52
1975-76 Iona  Ind 26 11 15 .423 -7.96 -4.36
1976-77 Iona  Ind 25 15 10 .600 -3.93 -4.70
1977-78 Iona  Ind 27 17 10 .630 -0.02 -2.25
1978-79 Iona Ind 29 23 6 .793 4.26 -1.66
1979-80 Iona ECACM 34 29 5 .853 7.90 -0.58 19 19 Overall W-L adjusted to 28-4
1980-81 North Carolina State  ACC 27 14 13 .519 9.37 6.26
1981-82 North Carolina State ACC 32 22 10 .688 13.42 4.95 12
1982-83 North Carolina StateTFN ACC 36 26 10 .722 15.22 8.66 16 15 16 NCAA Champ
1983-84 North Carolina State  ACC 33 19 14 .576 10.45 7.02 6
1984-85 North Carolina StateR ACC 33 23 10 .697 15.02 6.78 13 9 16
1985-86 North Carolina State ACC 34 21 13 .618 16.92 10.39 17 15
1986-87 North Carolina StateT ACC 34 20 14 .588 11.03 8.09 17 11 Overall W-L adjusted to 20-13
1987-88 North Carolina State ACC 31 24 7 .774 17.34 6.53 11 14 Overall W-L adjusted to 24-6
1988-89 North Carolina StateR ACC 31 22 9 .710 17.66 7.15 18 13 19
1989-90 North Carolina State  ACC 30 18 12 .600 17.70 10.43 19 15
Career Overall 537 337 200 .628 5.75 2.15 (Official NCAA: 346-206)
Bucknell 75 33 42 .440 -13.63 -7.99
Iona 141 95 46 .674 0.05 -2.71
North Carolina State 321 209 112 .651 14.41 7.63

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Win-Loss Percentage
1979-80 Iona .853 (#7)