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Thad Matta

Born: July 11, 1967
Alma Mater: Butler (1990)

Career Record (major schools): 16 Years, 422-139, .752 W-L%
Schools: Butler (24-8), Xavier (78-23) and Ohio State (320-108)

Conference Champion: 8 Times (Reg. Seas.), 7 Times (Tourn.)

NCAA Tournament: 13 Years (24-13), 2 Final Fours, 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
2000-01 Butler MW Coll 32 24 8 .750 12.55 3.98 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion; Tournament Champion
2001-02 Xavier A-10 32 26 6 .813 13.90 4.09 22 22 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion; Tournament Champion
2002-03 Xavier A-10 32 26 6 .813 16.08 4.61 10 10 12 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion
2003-04 Xavier A-10 37 26 11 .703 13.84 5.84 NCAA Tournament; Tournament Champion
2004-05 Ohio State Big Ten 32 20 12 .625 13.14 6.20
2005-06 Ohio State Big Ten 32 26 6 .813 16.08 5.90 6 6 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion
2006-07 Ohio State Big Ten 39 35 4 .897 21.54 9.03 7 1 1 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion; Tournament Champion; NCAA FF
2007-08 Ohio State Big Ten 37 24 13 .649 13.72 7.97 NIT Champ
2008-09 Ohio State Big Ten 33 22 11 .667 12.48 8.23 15 NCAA Tournament
2009-10 Ohio State Big Ten 37 29 8 .784 19.49 7.37 16 5 5 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion; Tournament Champion
2010-11 Ohio State Big Ten 37 34 3 .919 25.84 8.38 4 1 1 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion; Tournament Champion
2011-12 Ohio State Big Ten 39 31 8 .795 23.95 9.07 3 2 7 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion; NCAA FF
2012-13 Ohio State Big Ten 37 29 8 .784 20.19 9.32 4 3 7 NCAA Tournament; Tournament Champion
2013-14 Ohio State Big Ten 35 25 10 .714 17.84 8.12 11 3 22 NCAA Tournament
2014-15 Ohio State Big Ten 35 24 11 .686 19.68 7.37 20 12 NCAA Tournament
2015-16 Ohio State Big Ten 35 21 14 .600 9.39 7.08
Career Overall 561 422 139 .752 16.86 7.04
Butler 32 24 8 .750 12.55 3.98
Xavier 101 78 23 .772 14.61 4.85
Ohio State 428 320 108 .748 17.78 7.84

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Consensus All-Americans
Greg Oden (2007)
D'Angelo Russell (2015)
Jared Sullinger (2011-2012)
Evan Turner (2010)
David West (2002-2003)

Games
2003-04 Xavier 37 (#3)
2006-07 Ohio State 39 (#2)
2007-08 Ohio State 37 (#8)
2009-10 Ohio State 37 (#5)
2011-12 Ohio State 39 (#3)
2012-13 Ohio State 37 (#9)

Wins
2002-03 Xavier 26 (#10)
2006-07 Ohio State 35 (#1)
2010-11 Ohio State 34 (#2)
2011-12 Ohio State 31 (#5)
2012-13 Ohio State 29 (#10)

Win-Loss Percentage
2002-03 Xavier .812 (#9)
2006-07 Ohio State .897 (#1)
2010-11 Ohio State .919 (#2)
Career .752 (#26)