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Big Ten Conference Coaches

Known as: Big Ten Conference, Western Conference

Record: 116 Years, 15673-11282, .581 W-L%
*Record does not reflect forfeits or vacated games.

NCAA Tournament: 235 Teams (374-229), 48 Final Fours, 10 Championships

Ranked in AP Poll: 156 (Preseason), 172 (Final), 3175 (Total)

181 Coaches

Rk Coach From To Yrs G W L W-L% CREG CTRN NCAA FF NC School(s)
1 Steve Alford 2000 2007 8 258 152 106 .589 0 2 3 0 0 Iowa
2 Tommy Amaker 2002 2007 6 192 108 84 .563 0 0 0 0 0 Michigan
3 Forddy Anderson 1955 1965 11 249 125 124 .502 2 0 2 1 0 Michigan State
4 Kyle Anderson 1943 1944 2 41 1 40 .024 0 0 0 0 0 Chicago
5 Emmett Angell 1905 1908 4 58 43 15 .741 2 0 Wisconsin
6 Jimmy Ashmore 1920 1922 3 55 29 26 .527 0 0 Iowa
7 Randy Ayers 1990 1997 8 232 124 108 .534 2 0 3 0 0 Ohio State
8 Fred Bailey 1903 1903 1 7 4 3 .571 0 0 Iowa
9 Edwin Bannick 1919 1919 1 15 8 7 .533 0 0 Iowa
10 Sam Barry 1923 1929 7 116 62 54 .534 2 0 Iowa
11 Gene Bartow 1975 1975 1 26 8 18 .308 0 0 0 0 0 Illinois
12 John Beilein 2008 2014 7 244 150 94 .615 2 0 5 1 0 Michigan
13 John Benington 1966 1969 4 92 54 38 .587 1 0 0 0 0 Michigan State
14 Dick Bennett 1996 2001 6 162 93 69 .574 0 0 4 1 0 Wisconsin
15 Arthur Berndt 1914 1915 2 27 6 21 .222 0 0 Indiana
16 C.M. Besy 1902 1902 1 13 10 3 .769 0 0 Purdue
17 Elwood Brown 1906 1906 1 14 6 8 .429 0 0 Illinois
18 Ricky Byrdsong 1994 1997 4 112 34 78 .304 0 0 0 0 0 Northwestern
19 Cappy Cappon 1932 1938 7 135 78 57 .578 0 0 Michigan
20 Bill Carmody 2001 2013 13 402 192 210 .478 0 0 0 0 0 Northwestern
Rk Coach From To Yrs G W L W-L% CREG CTRN NCAA FF NC School(s)
21 John Chalmers 1905 1905 1 14 6 8 .429 0 0 Iowa
22 Patrick Chambers 2012 2014 3 97 38 59 .392 0 0 0 0 0 Penn State
23 Wilfred Childs 1904 1906 3 29 21 8 .724 0 0 Chicago
24 Zora Clevenger 1905 1906 2 33 12 21 .364 0 0 Indiana
25 Bill Cofield 1977 1982 6 164 61 103 .372 0 0 0 0 0 Wisconsin
26 Chris Collins 2014 2014 1 33 14 19 .424 0 0 0 0 0 Northwestern
27 Harry Combes 1948 1967 20 466 316 150 .678 4 0 4 3 0 Illinois
28 Eddie Cook 1908 1908 1 15 9 6 .600 0 0 Indiana
29 Louis Cooke 1899 1924 26 374 246 127 .660 5 0 Minnesota
30 Willis Coval 1903 1904 2 21 13 8 .619 0 0 Indiana
31 Ozzie Cowles 1947 1959 13 282 175 107 .621 1 0 1 0 0 Michigan and Minnesota
32 Tom Crean 2009 2014 6 198 101 97 .510 1 0 2 0 0 Indiana
33 Dan Dakich 2008 2008 1 7 3 4 .429 0 0 1 0 0 Indiana
34 Phelps Darby 1902 1902 1 8 4 4 .500 0 0 Indiana
35 Mike Davis 2001 2006 6 194 115 79 .593 1 0 4 1 0 Indiana
36 Tom Davis 1987 1999 13 409 269 140 .658 0 0 9 0 0 Iowa
37 Everett Dean 1925 1938 14 255 162 93 .635 3 0 Indiana
38 Ed DeChellis 2004 2011 8 252 114 138 .452 0 0 1 0 0 Penn State
39 Jerry Dunn 1996 2003 8 238 117 121 .492 0 0 2 0 0 Penn State
40 Jim Dutcher 1976 1986 11 303 190 113 .627 1 0 1 0 0 Minnesota
Rk Coach From To Yrs G W L W-L% CREG CTRN NCAA FF NC School(s)
41 Tippy Dye 1947 1950 4 87 53 34 .609 1 0 1 0 0 Ohio State
42 Ray Eddy 1951 1965 15 340 176 164 .518 0 0 0 0 0 Purdue
43 Ray Elder 1921 1921 1 14 2 12 .143 0 0 Northwestern
44 Brian Ellerbe 1998 2001 4 122 62 60 .508 0 1 1 0 0 Michigan
45 Norman Elliott 1918 1920 2 21 10 11 .476 0 0 Northwestern
46 James Elsom 1899 1904 6 39 25 14 .641 0 0 Wisconsin
47 John Erickson 1960 1968 9 214 100 114 .467 0 0 0 0 0 Wisconsin
48 Dana Evans 1918 1922 3 49 27 22 .551 0 0 Indiana and Northwestern
49 Rich Falk 1979 1986 8 221 77 144 .348 0 0 0 0 0 Northwestern
50 Steve Fisher 1989 1997 9 266 185 81 .695 0 0 7 3 1 Michigan
51 Waldo Fisher 1953 1957 5 110 35 75 .318 0 0 0 0 0 Northwestern
52 Bill Fitch 1969 1970 2 48 25 23 .521 0 0 0 0 0 Minnesota
53 Bill E. Foster 1987 1993 7 195 54 141 .277 0 0 0 0 0 Northwestern
54 Bud Foster 1935 1959 25 532 265 267 .498 3 0 2 1 1 Wisconsin
55 C.I. Freeman 1903 1903 1 8 8 0 1.000 0 0 Purdue
56 Bill Frieder 1981 1989 9 278 189 89 .680 2 0 4 0 0 Michigan
57 Gus Ganakas 1970 1976 7 173 89 84 .514 0 0 0 0 0 Michigan State
58 John Georgen 1910 1910 1 13 5 8 .385 0 0 Indiana
59 Louis Gillesby 1907 1910 4 32 4 28 .125 0 0 Northwestern
60 Larry Glass 1964 1969 6 132 61 71 .462 0 0 0 0 0 Northwestern
Rk Coach From To Yrs G W L W-L% CREG CTRN NCAA FF NC School(s)
61 Harry Good 1944 1946 3 64 35 29 .547 0 0 0 0 0 Indiana
62 Dennis Grady 1913 1914 2 35 25 10 .714 0 0 Northwestern
63 John Griffith 1908 1910 3 45 29 16 .644 0 0 Iowa
64 John Groce 2013 2014 2 71 43 28 .606 0 0 1 0 0 Illinois
65 Charles Hammett 1912 1912 1 13 4 9 .308 0 0 Northwestern
66 George Hanson 1971 1971 1 24 11 13 .458 0 0 0 0 0 Minnesota
67 Robert Harris 1909 1909 1 14 5 9 .357 0 0 Indiana
68 Pops Harrison 1943 1950 8 140 98 42 .700 1 0 0 0 0 Iowa
69 Clem Haskins 1987 1999 13 413 243 170 .588 1 0 6 1 0 Minnesota
70 Jud Heathcote 1977 1995 19 560 336 224 .600 3 0 9 1 1 Michigan State
71 Lou Henson 1976 1996 21 647 421 226 .651 1 0 12 1 0 Illinois
72 Thomas Holland 1905 1905 1 4 2 2 .500 0 0 Northwestern
73 James Horne 1901 1901 1 5 1 4 .200 0 0 Indiana
74 Tom Izzo 1996 2014 19 655 468 187 .715 7 4 17 6 1 Michigan State
75 Stu Jackson 1993 1994 2 57 32 25 .561 0 0 1 0 0 Wisconsin
76 Alpha Jamison 1900 1901 2 13 12 1 .923 0 0 Purdue
77 Clarence Jamison 1906 1908 3 40 16 24 .400 0 0 Purdue
78 Ralph Jones 1910 1920 11 160 117 43 .731 4 0 Purdue and Illinois
79 Herb Juul 1909 1910 2 22 12 10 .545 0 0 Illinois
80 James Kase 1912 1912 1 17 6 11 .353 0 0 Indiana
Rk Coach From To Yrs G W L W-L% CREG CTRN NCAA FF NC School(s)
81 Gene Keady 1981 2005 25 782 512 270 .655 6 0 17 0 0 Purdue
82 Maurice Kent 1914 1927 10 159 61 98 .384 0 0 Iowa and Northwestern
83 George King 1966 1972 7 173 109 64 .630 1 0 1 1 0 Purdue
84 Alton Kircher 1950 1950 1 22 4 18 .182 0 0 0 0 0 Michigan State
85 Bob Knight 1972 2000 29 901 659 242 .731 11 0 24 5 3 Indiana
86 Lon Kruger 1997 2000 4 129 81 48 .628 1 0 3 0 0 Illinois
87 John Kundla 1960 1968 9 215 110 105 .512 0 0 0 0 0 Minnesota
88 Piggy Lambert 1917 1946 29 523 371 152 .709 11 0 0 0 0 Purdue
89 Fletcher Lane 1908 1908 1 26 20 6 .769 0 0 Illinois
90 George Lewis 1921 1922 2 41 25 16 .610 0 0 Indiana
91 Todd Lickliter 2008 2010 3 96 38 58 .396 0 0 0 0 0 Iowa
92 Dutch Lonborg 1928 1950 23 440 236 203 .538 2 0 0 0 0 Northwestern
93 Guy Lowman 1917 1920 4 72 47 25 .653 1 0 Indiana and Wisconsin
94 Jock Maloney 1918 1918 1 16 11 5 .688 0 0 Purdue
95 Leslie Mann 1923 1924 2 32 19 13 .594 0 0 Indiana
96 E.J. Mather 1920 1928 9 161 108 53 .671 3 0 Michigan
97 Thad Matta 2005 2014 10 358 275 83 .768 5 4 8 2 0 Ohio State
98 Fran McCaffery 2011 2014 4 137 74 63 .540 0 0 1 0 0 Iowa
99 Ernie McCoy 1949 1952 4 87 40 47 .460 0 0 0 0 0 Michigan
100 Branch McCracken 1939 1965 24 538 364 174 .677 4 0 4 2 2 Indiana
Rk Coach From To Yrs G W L W-L% CREG CTRN NCAA FF NC School(s)
101 Dave McMillan 1928 1948 18 352 196 156 .557 1 0 0 0 0 Minnesota
102 Doc Meanwell 1912 1934 20 345 246 99 .713 8 0 Wisconsin
103 Tim Miles 2013 2014 2 65 34 31 .523 0 0 1 0 0 Nebraska
104 Eldon Miller 1977 1986 10 294 174 120 .592 0 0 4 0 0 Ohio State
105 Ralph Miller 1965 1970 6 146 95 51 .651 2 0 1 0 0 Iowa
106 Douglas Mills 1937 1947 11 217 151 66 .696 3 0 1 0 0 Illinois
107 Elmer Mitchell 1918 1919 2 42 24 18 .571 0 0 Michigan
108 Weston Mitchell 1945 1945 1 21 8 13 .381 0 0 0 0 0 Minnesota
109 Jim Molinari 2007 2007 1 24 7 17 .292 0 0 0 0 0 Minnesota
110 Dan Monson 2000 2007 8 224 118 106 .527 0 0 1 0 0 Minnesota
111 Fred Murphy 1915 1917 3 52 28 24 .538 0 0 Northwestern
112 Bill Musselman 1972 1975 4 101 69 32 .683 1 0 1 0 0 Minnesota
113 Pete Newell 1951 1954 4 87 45 42 .517 0 0 0 0 0 Michigan State
114 Carl Nordly 1943 1944 2 40 17 23 .425 0 0 0 0 0 Minnesota
115 Nelson Norgren 1922 1946 23 428 131 297 .306 1 0 0 0 0 Chicago
116 Haskell Noyes 1909 1911 3 41 26 15 .634 0 0 Wisconsin
117 James Nufer 1905 1905 1 9 3 6 .333 0 0 Purdue
118 Jim O'Brien 1998 2004 7 221 133 88 .602 2 1 4 1 0 Ohio State
119 Bucky O'Connor 1950 1958 8 173 114 59 .659 2 0 2 2 0 Iowa
120 Kevin O'Neill 1998 2000 3 86 30 56 .349 0 0 0 0 0 Northwestern
Rk Coach From To Yrs G W L W-L% CREG CTRN NCAA FF NC School(s)
121 Jerry Oliver 1970 1970 1 24 7 17 .292 0 0 0 0 0 Indiana
122 Harold Olsen 1923 1952 26 491 274 217 .558 5 0 4 4 0 Ohio State and Northwestern
123 Lute Olson 1975 1983 9 258 165 93 .640 1 0 5 1 0 Iowa
124 Bennie Oosterbaan 1939 1946 8 153 81 72 .529 0 0 0 0 0 Michigan
125 Johnny Orr 1969 1980 12 322 209 113 .649 2 0 4 1 0 Michigan
126 Pat Page 1912 1920 9 237 161 76 .679 1 0 Chicago
127 Matt Painter 2006 2014 9 303 191 112 .630 1 1 6 0 0 Purdue
128 Bruce Parkhill 1993 1995 3 86 41 45 .477 0 0 0 0 0 Penn State
129 Bill Perigo 1953 1960 8 178 78 100 .438 0 0 0 0 0 Michigan
130 Frank Pinckney 1907 1907 1 11 1 10 .091 0 0 Illinois
131 Richard Pitino 2014 2014 1 38 25 13 .658 0 0 0 0 0 Minnesota
132 Arthur Powell 1913 1913 1 16 5 11 .313 0 0 Indiana
133 John Powless 1969 1976 8 196 88 108 .449 0 0 0 0 0 Wisconsin
134 Oscar Rackle 1911 1911 1 16 11 5 .688 0 0 Indiana
135 George Raveling 1984 1986 3 92 54 38 .587 0 0 2 0 0 Iowa
136 Joseph Raycroft 1907 1910 4 74 67 7 .905 4 0 Chicago
137 Thomas Robinson 1919 1919 1 12 6 6 .500 0 0 Northwestern
138 Bill Rohr 1958 1963 6 136 66 70 .485 0 0 0 0 0 Northwestern
139 Lee Rose 1979 1980 2 68 50 18 .735 1 0 1 1 0 Purdue
140 Craig Ruby 1923 1936 14 243 148 95 .609 2 0 Illinois
Rk Coach From To Yrs G W L W-L% CREG CTRN NCAA FF NC School(s)
141 Ed Rule 1902 1907 4 46 32 14 .696 0 0 Iowa
142 Bo Ryan 2002 2014 13 442 321 121 .726 3 2 13 1 0 Wisconsin
143 Doc Sadler 2012 2012 1 30 12 18 .400 0 0 0 0 0 Nebraska
144 Kelvin Sampson 2007 2008 2 58 43 15 .741 0 0 2 0 0 Indiana
145 Fred Schaus 1973 1978 6 164 104 60 .634 0 0 1 0 0 Purdue
146 Sharm Scheuerman 1959 1964 6 141 72 69 .511 0 0 0 0 0 Iowa
147 Harv Schmidt 1968 1974 7 166 89 77 .536 0 0 0 0 0 Illinois
148 John Schommer 1911 1911 1 18 13 5 .722 0 0 Chicago
149 Dick Schultz 1971 1974 4 96 41 55 .427 0 0 0 0 0 Iowa
150 Bill Self 2001 2003 3 102 78 24 .765 2 1 3 0 0 Illinois
151 James Sheldon 1907 1907 1 14 9 5 .643 0 0 Indiana
152 Tubby Smith 2008 2013 6 205 124 81 .605 0 0 3 0 0 Minnesota
153 Brad Snyder 1969 1973 5 101 30 71 .297 0 0 0 0 0 Northwestern
154 Brad Soderberg 2001 2001 1 26 16 10 .615 0 0 1 0 0 Wisconsin
155 Wilbur St. John 1912 1919 8 150 81 69 .540 0 0 Ohio State
156 Amos Alonzo Stagg 1921 1921 1 20 14 6 .700 0 0 Chicago
157 Floyd Stahl 1951 1958 8 176 84 92 .477 0 0 0 0 0 Ohio State
158 Doc Stewart 1909 1909 1 12 8 4 .667 0 0 Purdue
159 Walter Stewart 1911 1912 2 27 15 12 .556 0 0 Iowa
160 Jumbo Stiehm 1920 1920 1 21 13 8 .619 0 0 Indiana
Rk Coach From To Yrs G W L W-L% CREG CTRN NCAA FF NC School(s)
161 Dave Strack 1961 1968 8 202 113 89 .559 3 0 3 2 0 Michigan
162 Melvin Taube 1946 1950 5 91 45 46 .495 0 0 0 0 0 Purdue
163 Fred Taylor 1959 1976 18 455 297 158 .653 7 0 5 4 1 Ohio State
164 Harold Taylor 1925 1927 3 49 19 30 .388 0 0 Minnesota
165 Stuart Templeton 1911 1911 1 19 4 15 .211 0 0 Northwestern
166 Floyd Thomas 1913 1913 1 22 9 13 .409 0 0 Iowa
167 Thomas Thompson 1911 1912 2 28 14 14 .500 0 0 Illinois
168 George Trautman 1920 1922 3 62 29 33 .468 0 0 Ohio State
169 Stan Van Gundy 1995 1995 1 27 13 14 .481 0 0 0 0 0 Wisconsin
170 Benjamin VanAlstyne 1949 1949 1 21 9 12 .429 0 0 0 0 0 Michigan State
171 R.E. Vaughn 1913 1916 4 53 21 32 .396 0 0 Purdue
172 George Veenker 1929 1931 3 47 35 12 .745 1 0 Michigan
173 Lou Watson 1966 1971 5 122 62 60 .508 1 0 1 0 0 Indiana
174 Bruce Weber 2004 2012 9 311 210 101 .675 2 1 6 1 0 Illinois
175 Gary Williams 1987 1989 3 100 59 41 .590 0 0 1 0 0 Ohio State
176 Jimmy Williams 1986 1986 1 11 2 9 .182 0 0 0 0 0 Minnesota
177 Rollie Williams 1930 1951 14 270 139 131 .515 0 0 0 0 0 Iowa
178 Allan Willisford 1916 1916 1 13 6 7 .462 0 0 Indiana
179 Tex Winter 1974 1978 5 131 42 89 .321 0 0 0 0 0 Northwestern
180 Frank Winters 1921 1922 2 37 25 12 .676 0 0 Illinois
Rk Coach From To Yrs G W L W-L% CREG CTRN NCAA FF NC School(s)
181 Steve Yoder 1983 1992 10 293 128 165 .437 0 0 0 0 0 Wisconsin