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Pete Newell

Born: August 31, 1915
Alma Mater: Loyola Marymount (1940)

Career Record (major schools): 14 Years, 234-123, .655 W-L%
Schools: San Francisco (70-37), Michigan State (45-42) and California (119-44)
Official NCAA Record: 234-123, .655 W-L%

Conference Champion: 4 Times (Reg. Seas.), 0 Times (Tourn.)

NCAA Tournament: 4 Years (10-3), 2 Final Fours, 1 Championship
NCAA Champion: 1959

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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
1946-47 San Francisco  Ind 27 13 14 .481
1947-48 San Francisco  Ind 24 13 11 .542
1948-49 San Francisco  Ind 30 25 5 .833 6 8 NIT Champ
1949-50 San Francisco  Ind 26 19 7 .731 7.92 2.68 11 12
1950-51 Michigan State  Big Ten 21 10 11 .476 6.09 4.89
1951-52 Michigan State  Big Ten 22 13 9 .591 6.58 3.58 19
1952-53 Michigan State  Big Ten 22 13 9 .591 10.53 9.90
1953-54 Michigan State  Big Ten 22 9 13 .409 10.29 9.02
1954-55 California  PCC 25 9 16 .360 5.99 10.19
1955-56 California  PCC 25 17 8 .680 4.56 -0.24
1956-57 CaliforniaR PCC 26 21 5 .808 10.41 -0.36 12 13
1957-58 CaliforniaR PCC 28 19 9 .679 9.43 5.46 19
1958-59 CaliforniaRFN PCC 29 25 4 .862 14.77 1.87 11 11 NCAA Champ
1959-60 CaliforniaRF AAWU 30 28 2 .933 21.03 7.41 2 2
Career Overall 357 234 123 .655 9.78 4.94 (Official NCAA: 234-123)
San Francisco 107 70 37 .654 7.92 2.68
Michigan State 87 45 42 .517 8.37 6.85
California 163 119 44 .730 11.03 4.05

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Consensus All-Americans
Darrall Imhoff (1960)
Don Lofgran (1950)

Games
1958-59 California 29 (#4)
1959-60 California 30 (#3)

Win-Loss Percentage
1948-49 San Francisco .833 (#8)
1956-57 California .808 (#9)
1958-59 California .862 (#7)
1959-60 California .933 (#1)