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Holy Cross Crusaders

Location: Worcester, MassachusettsColors: Royal Purple
Record: 96 Years, 1369-941, .593 W-L%

Conferences: Patriot, MAAC, ECACN and Ind
Conference Champion: 6 Times (Reg. Seas.), 7 Times (Tourn.)

NCAA Tournament: 13 Years (8-13), 2 Final Fours, 1 Championship
NCAA Champion: 1947

Ranked in AP Poll: 1 Time (Preseason), 6 Times (Final), 79 Weeks (Total)

Seasons where the school was classified as a major school (i.e., Division I or equivalent).

96 Seasons

SRS back to 1949-50
Rk Season Conf W L W-L% SRS SOS PTS PTS AP Pre AP High AP Final NCAA Tournament Coach(es)
1 2015-16 Patriot 15 20 .429 -11.20 -6.11 64.8 69.9 Lost First Round Bill Carmody (15-20)
2 2014-15 Patriot 14 16 .467 -6.23 -3.82 66.0 67.3 Milan Brown (14-16)
3 2013-14 Patriot 20 14 .588 -1.58 -3.28 67.0 65.3 Milan Brown (20-14)
4 2012-13 Patriot 12 18 .400 -6.14 -2.97 61.1 64.3 Milan Brown (12-18)
5 2011-12 Patriot 15 14 .517 -6.02 -4.23 65.0 66.8 Milan Brown (15-14)
6 2010-11 Patriot 8 21 .276 -6.38 -4.55 67.2 69.0 Milan Brown (8-21)
7 2009-10 Patriot 9 22 .290 -8.03 -5.57 69.3 71.7 Sean Kearney (9-22)
8 2008-09 Patriot 18 14 .563 -3.56 -5.91 64.6 62.3 Ralph Willard (18-14)
9 2007-08 Patriot 15 14 .517 -2.67 -3.60 61.4 60.5 Ralph Willard (15-14)
10 2006-07 Patriot 25 9 .735 3.32 -3.06 63.9 57.5 Lost First Round Ralph Willard (25-9)
11 2005-06 Patriot 20 12 .625 2.21 -3.70 66.4 60.5 Ralph Willard (20-12)
12 2004-05 Patriot 25 7 .781 5.88 -4.21 66.9 56.8 Ralph Willard (25-7)
13 2003-04 Patriot 13 15 .464 -1.77 -6.69 63.1 58.6 Ralph Willard (13-15)
14 2002-03 Patriot 26 5 .839 5.26 -5.38 70.3 58.7 Lost First Round Ralph Willard (26-5)
15 2001-02 Patriot 18 15 .545 -1.62 -5.10 63.1 59.6 Lost First Round Ralph Willard (18-15)
16 2000-01 Patriot 22 8 .733 -0.31 -5.84 67.8 62.3 Lost First Round Ralph Willard (22-8)
17 1999-00 Patriot 10 18 .357 -11.35 -7.96 59.9 63.3 Ralph Willard (10-18)
18 1998-99 Patriot 7 20 .259 -17.37 -7.22 57.1 66.8 William Raynor (7-20)
19 1997-98 Patriot 7 20 .259 -16.58 -8.24 68.4 76.8 William Raynor (7-20)
20 1996-97 Patriot 8 19 .296 -14.52 -8.19 67.2 73.6 William Raynor (8-19)
Rk Season Conf W L W-L% SRS SOS PTS PTS AP Pre AP High AP Final NCAA Tournament Coach(es)
21 1995-96 Patriot 16 13 .552 -9.27 -9.20 77.2 77.4 William Raynor (16-13)
22 1994-95 Patriot 15 12 .556 -8.10 -9.84 77.4 William Raynor (15-12)
23 1993-94 Patriot 14 14 .500 -10.51 -6.37 George Blaney (14-14)
24 1992-93 Patriot 23 7 .767 2.59 -5.04 Lost First Round George Blaney (23-7)
25 1991-92 Patriot 18 11 .621 -1.02 -5.95 George Blaney (18-11)
26 1990-91 Patriot 18 12 .600 -2.69 -5.82 George Blaney (18-12)
27 1989-90 MAAC 24 6 .800 3.00 -6.11 George Blaney (24-6)
28 1988-89 MAAC 13 15 .464 -4.99 -3.21 George Blaney (13-15)
29 1987-88 MAAC 14 15 .483 -5.68 -3.50 George Blaney (14-15)
30 1986-87 MAAC 9 19 .321 -9.28 -3.25 George Blaney (9-19)
31 1985-86 MAAC 12 18 .400 -11.01 -6.70 George Blaney (12-18)
32 1984-85 MAAC 9 19 .321 -8.28 -2.09 George Blaney (9-19)
33 1983-84 MAAC 12 18 .400 -2.36 -1.57 George Blaney (12-18)
34 1982-83 ECACN 17 13 .567 -3.12 -4.05 George Blaney (17-13)
35 1981-82 ECACN 16 11 .593 -2.34 -4.38 George Blaney (16-11)
36 1980-81 ECACN 20 10 .667 2.26 -2.78 George Blaney (20-10)
37 1979-80 ECACN 19 11 .633 -0.53 -3.21 Lost First Round George Blaney (19-11)
38 1978-79 Ind 17 11 .607 0.22 -1.43 George Blaney (17-11)
39 1977-78 Ind 20 7 .741 4.62 -4.13 18 12 George Blaney (20-7)
40 1976-77 Ind 23 6 .793 6.39 -3.07 Lost First Round George Blaney (23-6)
Rk Season Conf W L W-L% SRS SOS PTS PTS AP Pre AP High AP Final NCAA Tournament Coach(es)
41 1975-76 Ind 22 10 .688 -0.19 -2.09 George Blaney (22-10)
42 1974-75 Ind 20 8 .714 3.71 -1.92 George Blaney (20-8)
43 1973-74 Ind 8 18 .308 -9.88 -1.96 George Blaney (8-18)
44 1972-73 Ind 9 17 .346 -7.13 -3.00 George Blaney (9-17)
45 1971-72 Ind 15 11 .577 -5.52 -2.00 Jack Donohue (15-11)
46 1970-71 Ind 18 8 .692 6.54 -3.27 Jack Donohue (18-8)
47 1969-70 Ind 16 9 .640 -3.96 -2.17 Jack Donohue (16-9)
48 1968-69 Ind 16 8 .667 2.53 -1.42 Jack Donohue (16-8)
49 1967-68 Ind 15 8 .652 -2.61 -1.96 Jack Donohue (15-8)
50 1966-67 Ind 16 9 .640 2.91 -0.32 Jack Donohue (16-9)
51 1965-66 Ind 10 13 .435 -6.71 -2.81 Jack Donohue (10-13)
52 1964-65 Ind 13 10 .565 -4.68 -2.27 Frank Oftring (13-10)
53 1963-64 Ind 15 8 .652 -4.62 -6.92 Frank Oftring (15-8)
54 1962-63 Ind 16 9 .640 -0.15 -3.10 Frank Oftring (16-9)
55 1961-62 Ind 20 6 .769 6.34 -7.30 Frank Oftring (20-6)
56 1960-61 Ind 21 5 .808 3.33 -4.77 Roy Leenig (21-5)
57 1959-60 Ind 20 6 .769 2.94 -1.46 13 16 Roy Leenig (20-6)
58 1958-59 Ind 14 11 .560 0.72 -0.63 Roy Leenig (14-11)
59 1957-58 Ind 16 9 .640 -1.59 -2.86 Roy Leenig (16-9)
60 1956-57 Ind 11 12 .478 -4.47 -0.41 Roy Leenig (11-12)
Rk Season Conf W L W-L% SRS SOS PTS PTS AP Pre AP High AP Final NCAA Tournament Coach(es)
61 1955-56 Ind 22 5 .815 11.09 -1.48 7 14 Lost First Round Roy Leenig (22-5)
62 1954-55 Ind 19 7 .731 9.68 -2.85 5 Buster Sheary (19-7)
63 1953-54 Ind 26 2 .929 15.65 2.70 3 3 Buster Sheary (26-2)
64 1952-53 Ind 20 6 .769 7.27 -1.53 4 13 Lost Regional Final (Final Four) Buster Sheary (20-6)
65 1951-52 Ind 24 4 .857 7.87 -2.08 11 13 Buster Sheary (24-4)
66 1950-51 Ind 20 5 .800 7.88 -2.17 Buster Sheary (20-5)
67 1949-50 Ind 27 4 .871 14.58 0.20 1 4 Lost Regional Semifinal Buster Sheary (27-4)
68 1948-49 Ind 19 8 .704 63.1 53.3 14 Buster Sheary (19-8)
69 1947-48 Ind 26 4 .867 Lost Regional Final (Final Four) Doggie Julian (26-4)
70 1946-47 Ind 27 3 .900 Won National Final Doggie Julian (27-3)
71 1945-46 Ind 12 3 .800 Doggie Julian (12-3)
72 1944-45 Ind 4 9 .308 Hop Riopel (4-9)
73 1943-44 Ind 6 8 .429 Hop Riopel (6-8)
74 1942-43 Ind 1 5 .167 Hop Riopel (1-5)
75 1941-42 Ind 5 4 .556 Moose Krause (5-4)
76 1940-41 Ind 4 7 .364 Moose Krause (4-7)
77 1939-40 Ind 2 3 .400 Moose Krause (2-3)
78 1930-31 Ind 10 6 .625 John Reed (10-6)
79 1929-30 Ind 12 7 .632 John Reed (12-7)
80 1928-29 Ind 10 7 .588 John Reed (10-7)
Rk Season Conf W L W-L% SRS SOS PTS PTS AP Pre AP High AP Final NCAA Tournament Coach(es)
81 1927-28 Ind 13 6 .684 John Reed (13-6)
82 1926-27 Ind 7 6 .538 John Reed (7-6)
83 1925-26 Ind 8 9 .471 John Reed (8-9)
84 1924-25 Ind 10 5 .667 Ken Simendinger (10-5)
85 1923-24 Ind 5 9 .357 William Casey (5-9)
86 1922-23 Ind 7 13 .350 William Casey (7-13)
87 1921-22 Ind 14 3 .824 William Casey (14-3)
88 1920-21 Ind 2 0 1.000 William Casey (2-0)
89 1908-09 Ind 4 8 .333 Fred Powers (4-8)
90 1907-08 Ind 12 6 .667 Fred Powers (12-6)
91 1905-06 Ind 12 3 .800 Fred Powers (12-3)
92 1904-05 Ind 6 4 .600 Fred Powers (6-4)
93 1903-04 Ind 10 2 .833 Fred Powers (10-2)
94 1902-03 Ind 6 5 .545 Fred Powers (6-5)
95 1901-02 Ind 4 5 .444 Fred Powers (4-5)
96 1900-01 Ind 6 6 .500 No coach