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Nolan Richardson

Born: December 27, 1941
Alma Mater: UTEP (1965)

Career Record (major schools): 22 Years, 509-207, .711 W-L%
Schools: Tulsa (119-37) and Arkansas (390-170)
Official NCAA Record: 509-207, .711 W-L%

Conference Champion: 9 Times (Reg. Seas.), 6 Times (Tourn.)

NCAA Tournament: 16 Years (26-15), 3 Final Fours, 1 Championship
NCAA Champion: 1994

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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
1980-81 Tulsa  MVC 33 26 7 .788 9.58 4.65 NIT Champ
1981-82 TulsaT MVC 30 24 6 .800 13.27 3.64 11 6 10
1982-83 Tulsa  MVC 31 19 12 .613 5.29 3.08 19
1983-84 TulsaRT MVC 31 27 4 .871 12.79 1.47 9 12
1984-85 TulsaR MVC 31 23 8 .742 11.24 3.74 12 18
1985-86 Arkansas  SWC 28 12 16 .429 1.99 2.99
1986-87 Arkansas  SWC 33 19 14 .576 9.54 5.17 20
1987-88 Arkansas SWC 30 21 9 .700 11.18 0.61
1988-89 ArkansasRT SWC 32 25 7 .781 17.26 2.76
1989-90 ArkansasRTF SWC 35 30 5 .857 19.79 3.99 9 3 7
1990-91 ArkansasRT SWC 38 34 4 .895 27.27 8.62 2 2 2
1991-92 ArkansasR SEC 34 26 8 .765 19.20 8.20 3 2 9
1992-93 ArkansasR SEC 31 22 9 .710 17.72 8.30 8 12
1993-94 ArkansasRFN SEC 34 31 3 .912 23.88 7.55 3 1 2 NCAA Champ
1994-95 ArkansasRF SEC 39 32 7 .821 16.85 10.45 1 1 6
1995-96 Arkansas SEC 33 20 13 .606 11.66 8.09 16 16
1996-97 Arkansas  SEC 32 18 14 .563 14.68 6.99 13 13
1997-98 Arkansas SEC 33 24 9 .727 16.16 5.78 12 17
1998-99 Arkansas SEC 34 23 11 .676 12.83 6.01 19 17 17
1999-00 ArkansasT SEC 34 19 15 .559 12.37 7.76
2000-01 Arkansas SEC 31 20 11 .645 16.61 6.16 15 15
2001-02 Arkansas  SEC 29 14 15 .483 12.27 10.13
Career Overall 716 509 207 .711 14.25 5.73 (Official NCAA: 509-207)
Tulsa 156 119 37 .763 10.43 3.32
Arkansas 560 390 170 .696 15.37 6.44

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Consensus All-Americans
Paul Pressey (1982)
Corliss Williamson (1994-1995)

Games
1980-81 Tulsa 33 (#5)
1989-90 Arkansas 35 (#4)
1990-91 Arkansas 38 (#2)
1991-92 Arkansas 34 (#9)
1993-94 Arkansas 34 (#7)
1994-95 Arkansas 39 (#1)
Career 716 (#94)

Wins
1980-81 Tulsa 26 (#5)
1983-84 Tulsa 27 (#7)
1989-90 Arkansas 30 (#3)
1990-91 Arkansas 34 (#1)
1993-94 Arkansas 31 (#1)
1994-95 Arkansas 32 (#1)
Career 509 (#55)

Win-Loss Percentage
1983-84 Tulsa .871 (#4)
1989-90 Arkansas .857 (#3)
1990-91 Arkansas .895 (#2)
1993-94 Arkansas .912 (#1)
1994-95 Arkansas .821 (#10)
Career .711 (#62)