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Lou Carnesecca

Born: January 5, 1925
Alma Mater: St. John's (NY) (1950)

Career Record (major schools): 24 Years, 526-200, .725 W-L%
School: St. John's (NY) (526-200)

Conference Champion: 5 Times (Reg. Seas.), 2 Times (Tourn.)

NCAA Tournament: 18 Years (17-20), 1 Final Four, 0 Championships

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
1965-66 St. John's (NY) Ind 26 18 8 .692 5.93 -0.80
1966-67 St. John's (NY) Ind 28 23 5 .821 11.87 2.52 8 NCAA Tournament
1967-68 St. John's (NY) Ind 27 19 8 .704 6.25 0.85 NCAA Tournament
1968-69 St. John's (NY) Ind 29 23 6 .793 12.68 3.08 5 8 NCAA Tournament
1969-70 St. John's (NY) Ind 29 21 8 .724 5.36 0.56 14 14
1973-74 St. John's (NY) Ind 27 20 7 .741 7.17 -0.98
1974-75 St. John's (NY) Ind 31 21 10 .677 7.77 -1.67
1975-76 St. John's (NY) Ind 29 23 6 .793 7.90 1.80 9 NCAA Tournament
1976-77 St. John's (NY) NJNY7 31 22 9 .710 9.09 1.80 20 NCAA Tournament
1977-78 St. John's (NY) NJNY7 28 21 7 .750 6.54 1.65 20 13 NCAA Tournament
1978-79 St. John's (NY) NJNY7 32 21 11 .656 7.94 1.56 17 17 NCAA Tournament
1979-80 St. John's (NY) Big East 29 24 5 .828 10.44 1.58 16 7 13 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion
1980-81 St. John's (NY) Big East 28 17 11 .607 6.98 3.30 17 16
1981-82 St. John's (NY) Big East 30 21 9 .700 8.91 5.28 20 NCAA Tournament
1982-83 St. John's (NY) Big East 33 28 5 .848 16.13 4.71 19 3 3 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion; Tournament Champion
1983-84 St. John's (NY) Big East 30 18 12 .600 9.25 3.58 8 NCAA Tournament
1984-85 St. John's (NY) Big East 35 31 4 .886 18.09 7.06 7 1 3 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion; NCAA FF
1985-86 St. John's (NY) Big East 36 31 5 .861 17.21 6.26 4 4 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion; Tournament Champion
1986-87 St. John's (NY) Big East 30 21 9 .700 13.08 7.22 10 NCAA Tournament
1987-88 St. John's (NY) Big East 29 17 12 .586 11.93 9.13 20 NCAA Tournament
1988-89 St. John's (NY) Big East 33 20 13 .606 9.84 8.11 NIT Champ
1989-90 St. John's (NY) Big East 34 24 10 .706 12.84 7.28 25 15 NCAA Tournament
1990-91 St. John's (NY) Big East 32 23 9 .719 14.19 9.48 25 5 20 NCAA Tournament
1991-92 St. John's (NY) Big East 30 19 11 .633 15.57 9.33 10 7 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion
Career St. John's (NY) 726 526 200 .725 10.54 3.86

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Consensus All-Americans
Walter Berry (1986)
Mark Jackson (1987)
Chris Mullin (1984-1985)
Malik Sealy (1992)

Win-Loss Percentage
1966-67 St. John's (NY) .821 (#10)
1979-80 St. John's (NY) .828 (#10)
1982-83 St. John's (NY) .849 (#8)
1984-85 St. John's (NY) .886 (#3)
1985-86 St. John's (NY) .861 (#7)
Career .725 (#44)