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Houston Cougars

Location: Houston, TexasColors: Scarlet & White
Record: 66 Years, 1143-792, .591 W-L%

Conferences: AAC, CUSA, SWC, Ind and MVC
Conference Champion: 4 Times (Reg. Seas.), 6 Times (Tourn.)

NCAA Tournament: 19 Years (26-24), 5 Final Fours, 0 Championships

Ranked in AP Poll: 10 Times (Preseason), 7 Times (Final), 126 Weeks (Total)

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

66 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 AAC 22 10 .688 10.30 2.17 77.4 69.3 Kelvin Sampson (22-10)
2 2014-15 AAC 13 19 .406 -2.06 -0.91 64.4 65.5 Kelvin Sampson (13-19)
3 2013-14 AAC 17 16 .515 2.68 4.62 71.1 73.0 James Dickey (17-16)
4 2012-13 CUSA 20 13 .606 -0.30 -3.77 78.1 73.3 James Dickey (20-13)
5 2011-12 CUSA 15 15 .500 0.04 0.21 71.7 71.6 James Dickey (15-15)
6 2010-11 CUSA 12 18 .400 -2.71 0.55 68.7 69.7 James Dickey (12-18)
7 2009-10 CUSA 19 16 .543 6.74 3.48 78.6 75.0 Lost First Round Thomas Penders (19-16)
8 2008-09 CUSA 21 12 .636 8.26 1.29 75.8 68.5 Thomas Penders (21-12)
9 2007-08 CUSA 24 10 .706 8.40 -0.16 78.9 70.3 Thomas Penders (24-10)
10 2006-07 CUSA 18 15 .545 5.75 3.12 73.2 70.5 Thomas Penders (18-15)
11 2005-06 CUSA 21 10 .677 7.33 1.97 72.4 65.0 25 Thomas Penders (21-10)
12 2004-05 CUSA 18 14 .563 4.64 3.92 69.6 68.8 Thomas Penders (18-14)
13 2003-04 CUSA 9 18 .333 -1.86 3.80 59.0 64.6 Ray McCallum (9-18)
14 2002-03 CUSA 8 20 .286 -3.03 4.94 58.3 66.2 Ray McCallum (8-20)
15 2001-02 CUSA 18 15 .545 4.42 5.45 71.8 72.8 Ray McCallum (18-15)
16 2000-01 CUSA 9 20 .310 -1.33 4.91 65.4 71.7 Ray McCallum (9-20)
17 1999-00 CUSA 9 22 .290 1.94 6.44 76.2 79.9 Clyde Drexler (9-22)
18 1998-99 CUSA 10 17 .370 -2.56 5.36 70.9 78.8 Clyde Drexler (10-17)
19 1997-98 CUSA 9 20 .310 -7.22 3.10 63.6 72.9 Alvin Brooks (9-20)
20 1996-97 CUSA 11 16 .407 0.36 3.08 73.0 74.6 Alvin Brooks (11-16)
Rk Season Conf W L W-L% SRS SOS PTS PTS AP Pre AP High AP Final NCAA Tournament Coach(es)
21 1995-96 SWC 17 10 .630 3.57 3.05 77.1 74.6 Alvin Brooks (17-10)
22 1994-95 SWC 9 19 .321 -5.80 2.50 76.6 Alvin Brooks (9-19)
23 1993-94 SWC 8 19 .296 -4.15 1.37 Alvin Brooks (8-19)
24 1992-93 SWC 21 9 .700 9.79 2.66 25 Pat Foster (21-9)
25 1991-92 SWC 25 6 .806 12.04 3.70 Lost First Round Pat Foster (25-6)
26 1990-91 SWC 18 11 .621 11.40 4.85 Pat Foster (18-11)
27 1989-90 SWC 25 8 .758 10.81 4.40 Lost First Round Pat Foster (25-8)
28 1988-89 SWC 17 14 .548 4.01 1.37 Pat Foster (17-14)
29 1987-88 SWC 18 13 .581 4.77 2.60 Pat Foster (18-13)
30 1986-87 SWC 18 12 .600 11.82 4.50 Lost First Round Pat Foster (18-12)
31 1985-86 SWC 14 14 .500 4.09 4.05 Guy Lewis (14-14)
32 1984-85 SWC 16 14 .533 5.23 4.94 Guy Lewis (16-14)
33 1983-84 SWC 32 5 .865 14.37 4.93 3 2 5 Lost National Final Guy Lewis (32-5)
34 1982-83 SWC 31 3 .912 22.46 4.97 14 1 1 Lost National Final Guy Lewis (31-3)
35 1981-82 SWC 25 8 .758 12.94 7.49 10 Lost National Semifinal Guy Lewis (25-8)
36 1980-81 SWC 21 9 .700 9.60 2.48 Lost First Round Guy Lewis (21-9)
37 1979-80 SWC 14 14 .500 2.12 2.19 Guy Lewis (14-14)
38 1978-79 SWC 16 15 .516 2.09 2.58 Guy Lewis (16-15)
39 1977-78 SWC 25 8 .758 15.25 2.85 14 Lost First Round Guy Lewis (25-8)
40 1976-77 SWC 29 8 .784 11.82 -0.09 Guy Lewis (29-8)
Rk Season Conf W L W-L% SRS SOS PTS PTS AP Pre AP High AP Final NCAA Tournament Coach(es)
41 1975-76 SWC 17 11 .607 -0.57 -0.77 Guy Lewis (17-11)
42 1974-75 Ind 16 10 .615 6.91 1.23 20 Guy Lewis (16-10)
43 1973-74 Ind 17 9 .654 7.13 1.25 14 14 Guy Lewis (17-9)
44 1972-73 Ind 23 4 .852 12.34 -1.75 15 7 13 Lost First Round Guy Lewis (23-4)
45 1971-72 Ind 20 7 .741 11.62 1.62 7 7 Lost First Round Guy Lewis (20-7)
46 1970-71 Ind 22 7 .759 11.02 4.55 17 14 14 Lost Regional Semifinal Guy Lewis (22-7)
47 1969-70 Ind 25 5 .833 9.60 0.16 20 7 12 Lost Regional Semifinal Guy Lewis (25-5)
48 1968-69 Ind 16 10 .615 5.61 1.14 8 6 Guy Lewis (16-10)
49 1967-68 Ind 31 2 .939 24.04 1.65 2 1 1 Lost National Semifinal Guy Lewis (31-2)
50 1966-67 Ind 27 4 .871 12.00 -2.17 7 3 7 Lost National Semifinal Guy Lewis (27-4)
51 1965-66 Ind 23 6 .793 10.71 0.21 Lost Regional Semifinal Guy Lewis (23-6)
52 1964-65 Ind 19 10 .655 1.83 0.44 Lost Regional Semifinal Guy Lewis (19-10)
53 1963-64 Ind 16 10 .615 1.25 0.25 Guy Lewis (16-10)
54 1962-63 Ind 15 11 .577 3.43 2.82 Guy Lewis (15-11)
55 1961-62 Ind 21 6 .778 8.67 3.17 Guy Lewis (21-6)
56 1960-61 Ind 17 11 .607 9.88 2.84 Lost Regional Semifinal Guy Lewis (17-11)
57 1959-60 MVC 13 12 .520 5.66 5.07 Guy Lewis (13-12)
58 1958-59 MVC 12 14 .462 4.79 4.57 Guy Lewis (12-14)
59 1957-58 MVC 9 16 .360 -4.91 3.86 Guy Lewis (9-16)
60 1956-57 MVC 10 16 .385 -3.01 4.58 Guy Lewis (10-16)
Rk Season Conf W L W-L% SRS SOS PTS PTS AP Pre AP High AP Final NCAA Tournament Coach(es)
61 1955-56 MVC 19 7 .731 11.31 5.13 14 Lost Regional Semifinal Alden Pasche (19-7)
62 1954-55 MVC 15 10 .600 4.51 0.01 Alden Pasche (15-10)
63 1953-54 MVC 11 15 .423 -1.07 4.02 Alden Pasche (11-15)
64 1952-53 MVC 9 13 .409 -5.52 1.73 Alden Pasche (9-13)
65 1951-52 MVC 7 14 .333 -3.76 4.96 Alden Pasche (7-14)
66 1950-51 MVC 11 17 .393 -6.06 1.94 Alden Pasche (11-17)