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John Calipari

Born: February 10, 1959
Alma Mater: Clarion (1982)

Career Record (major schools): 24 Years, 662-187, .780 W-L%
Schools: Massachusetts (193-71), Memphis (252-69) and Kentucky (217-47)

Conference Champion: 16 Times (Reg. Seas.), 13 Times (Tourn.)

NCAA Tournament: 17 Years (48-16), 6 Final Fours, 1 Championship
NCAA Champion: 2012

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
1988-89 Massachusetts A-10 28 10 18 .357 -10.58 -2.02
1989-90 Massachusetts A-10 31 17 14 .548 5.30 0.83
1990-91 Massachusetts A-10 33 20 13 .606 7.17 3.23
1991-92 Massachusetts A-10 35 30 5 .857 16.39 4.71 17 17 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion; Tournament Champion
1992-93 Massachusetts A-10 31 24 7 .774 14.25 5.34 23 14 14 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion; Tournament Champion
1993-94 Massachusetts A-10 35 28 7 .800 16.78 6.30 22 6 8 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion; Tournament Champion
1994-95 Massachusetts A-10 34 29 5 .853 23.15 8.03 3 1 7 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion; Tournament Champion
1995-96 Massachusetts A-10 37 35 2 .946 21.38 8.92 7 1 1 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion; Tournament Champion; NCAA FF; Overall W-L adjusted to 31-1
2000-01 Memphis CUSA 36 21 15 .583 13.20 7.09
2001-02 Memphis CUSA 36 27 9 .750 15.29 4.72 12 12 NIT Champ; Reg. Season Champion
2002-03 Memphis CUSA 30 23 7 .767 13.23 5.27 16 19 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion
2003-04 Memphis CUSA 30 22 8 .733 13.06 5.96 19 24 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion
2004-05 Memphis CUSA 38 22 16 .579 11.30 5.40 24 24
2005-06 Memphis CUSA 37 33 4 .892 18.81 4.24 12 3 4 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion; Tournament Champion
2006-07 Memphis CUSA 37 33 4 .892 19.72 3.91 14 5 5 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion; Tournament Champion
2007-08 Memphis CUSA 40 38 2 .950 23.73 5.76 3 1 2 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion; Tournament Champion; NCAA FF; Overall W-L adjusted to 0-1
2008-09 Memphis CUSA 37 33 4 .892 20.92 4.63 13 3 3 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion; Tournament Champion
2009-10 Kentucky SEC 38 35 3 .921 21.13 6.82 4 1 2 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion; Tournament Champion
2010-11 Kentucky SEC 38 29 9 .763 20.30 8.91 11 8 11 NCAA Tournament; Tournament Champion; NCAA FF
2011-12 Kentucky SEC 40 38 2 .950 24.73 7.93 2 1 1 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion; NCAA FF; NCAA Champion
2012-13 Kentucky SEC 33 21 12 .636 13.94 5.78 3 3
2013-14 Kentucky SEC 40 29 11 .725 18.07 9.90 1 1 NCAA Tournament; NCAA FF
2014-15 Kentucky SEC 39 38 1 .974 28.72 8.67 1 1 1 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion; Tournament Champion; NCAA FF
2015-16 Kentucky SEC 36 27 9 .750 20.23 8.84 2 1 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion; Tournament Champion
Career Overall 849 662 187 .780 16.26 5.80
Massachusetts 264 193 71 .731 11.73 4.42
Memphis 321 252 69 .785 16.58 5.22
Kentucky 264 217 47 .822 21.02 8.12

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Consensus All-Americans
Marcus Camby (1996)
Rodney Carney (2006)
Willie Cauley-Stein (2015)
DeMarcus Cousins (2010)
Anthony Davis (2012)
Chris Douglas-Roberts (2008)
Michael Kidd-Gilchrist (2012)
Lou Roe (1995)
Karl-Anthony Towns (2015)
Tyler Ulis (2016)
John Wall (2010)

Games
1991-92 Massachusetts 35 (#4)
1993-94 Massachusetts 35 (#2)
1994-95 Massachusetts 34 (#6)
1995-96 Massachusetts 37 (#2)
2000-01 Memphis 36 (#5)
2001-02 Memphis 36 (#4)
2004-05 Memphis 38 (#2)
2005-06 Memphis 37 (#4)
2006-07 Memphis 37 (#5)
2007-08 Memphis 40 (#1)
2008-09 Memphis 37 (#8)
2009-10 Kentucky 38 (#2)
2010-11 Kentucky 38 (#5)
2011-12 Kentucky 40 (#1)
2013-14 Kentucky 40 (#1)
2014-15 Kentucky 39 (#2)
Career 849 (#49)

Wins
1991-92 Massachusetts 30 (#2)
1993-94 Massachusetts 28 (#6)
1994-95 Massachusetts 29 (#3)
1995-96 Massachusetts 35 (#1)
2005-06 Memphis 33 (#1)
2006-07 Memphis 33 (#3)
2007-08 Memphis 38 (#1)
2008-09 Memphis 33 (#2)
2009-10 Kentucky 35 (#1)
2010-11 Kentucky 29 (#10)
2011-12 Kentucky 38 (#1)
2013-14 Kentucky 29 (#10)
2014-15 Kentucky 38 (#1)
Career 662 (#26)

Win-Loss Percentage
1991-92 Massachusetts .857 (#5)
1994-95 Massachusetts .853 (#3)
1995-96 Massachusetts .946 (#1)
2005-06 Memphis .892 (#2)
2006-07 Memphis .892 (#2)
2007-08 Memphis .950 (#1)
2008-09 Memphis .892 (#2)
2009-10 Kentucky .921 (#1)
2011-12 Kentucky .950 (#1)
2014-15 Kentucky .974 (#1)
Career .780 (#15)