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Michigan State Spartans

Location: East Lansing, MichiganColors: Green & White
Record: 117 Years, 1635-1065, .606 W-L%

Conferences: Big Ten and Ind
Conference Champion: 13 Times (Reg. Seas.), 5 Times (Tourn.)

NCAA Tournament: 30 Years (63-29), 9 Final Fours, 2 Championships
NCAA Champion: 1979 and 2000

Ranked in AP Poll: 21 Times (Preseason), 22 Times (Final), 407 Weeks (Total)

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

117 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 Big Ten 29 6 .829 22.59 6.94 79.8 64.1 13 1 2 Lost First Round Tom Izzo (29-6)
2 2014-15 Big Ten 27 12 .692 17.46 10.00 71.1 63.6 18 18 23 Lost National Semifinal Tom Izzo (27-12)
3 2013-14 Big Ten 29 9 .763 19.35 9.38 75.5 65.6 2 1 11 Lost Regional Final Tom Izzo (29-9)
4 2012-13 Big Ten 27 9 .750 18.64 10.55 68.0 59.1 14 4 9 Lost Regional Semifinal Tom Izzo (27-9)
5 2011-12 Big Ten 29 8 .784 21.32 9.82 71.6 59.3 5 5 Lost Regional Semifinal Tom Izzo (29-8)
6 2010-11 Big Ten 19 15 .559 13.70 11.67 68.8 66.6 2 2 Lost Second Round Tom Izzo (19-15)
7 2009-10 Big Ten 28 9 .757 15.33 8.17 71.8 63.8 2 2 13 Lost National Semifinal Tom Izzo (28-9)
8 2008-09 Big Ten 31 7 .816 17.71 9.37 72.0 63.7 6 5 8 Lost National Final Tom Izzo (31-7)
9 2007-08 Big Ten 27 9 .750 16.32 7.68 71.2 62.6 8 6 18 Lost Regional Semifinal Tom Izzo (27-9)
10 2006-07 Big Ten 23 12 .657 16.30 8.45 65.0 57.2 Lost Second Round Tom Izzo (23-12)
11 2005-06 Big Ten 22 12 .647 12.24 7.27 74.1 68.6 4 4 Lost First Round Tom Izzo (22-12)
12 2004-05 Big Ten 26 7 .788 20.47 7.41 78.5 65.4 13 10 15 Lost National Semifinal Tom Izzo (26-7)
13 2003-04 Big Ten 18 12 .600 12.15 8.38 71.3 67.5 3 3 Lost First Round Tom Izzo (18-12)
14 2002-03 Big Ten 22 13 .629 16.12 9.72 67.6 61.2 9 9 Lost Regional Final Tom Izzo (22-13)
15 2001-02 Big Ten 19 12 .613 14.90 9.60 69.4 63.8 15 13 Lost First Round Tom Izzo (19-12)
16 2000-01 Big Ten 28 5 .848 25.12 9.54 77.4 61.8 3 1 3 Lost National Semifinal Tom Izzo (28-5)
17 1999-00 Big Ten 32 7 .821 25.04 9.91 74.1 58.9 3 2 2 Won National Final Tom Izzo (32-7)
18 1998-99 Big Ten 33 5 .868 22.62 10.89 71.7 59.5 5 2 2 Lost National Semifinal Tom Izzo (33-5)
19 1997-98 Big Ten 22 8 .733 18.65 9.25 73.4 64.0 10 16 Lost Regional Semifinal Tom Izzo (22-8)
20 1996-97 Big Ten 17 12 .586 12.07 7.94 69.8 65.7 Tom Izzo (17-12)
Rk Season Conf W L W-L% SRS SOS PTS PTS AP Pre AP High AP Final NCAA Tournament Coach(es)
21 1995-96 Big Ten 16 16 .500 6.78 9.04 62.1 64.2 Tom Izzo (16-16)
22 1994-95 Big Ten 22 6 .786 17.60 7.88 78.4 20 7 11 Lost First Round Jud Heathcote (22-6)
23 1993-94 Big Ten 20 12 .625 15.67 10.70 Lost Second Round Jud Heathcote (20-12)
24 1992-93 Big Ten 15 13 .536 13.67 7.92 20 14 Jud Heathcote (15-13)
25 1991-92 Big Ten 22 8 .733 17.69 12.72 9 14 Lost Second Round Jud Heathcote (22-8)
26 1990-91 Big Ten 19 11 .633 11.77 9.33 4 4 Lost Second Round Jud Heathcote (19-11)
27 1989-90 Big Ten 28 6 .824 16.69 8.93 3 3 Lost Regional Semifinal Jud Heathcote (28-6)
28 1988-89 Big Ten 18 15 .545 11.83 11.04 Jud Heathcote (18-15)
29 1987-88 Big Ten 10 18 .357 5.17 9.21 Jud Heathcote (10-18)
30 1986-87 Big Ten 11 17 .393 6.19 7.94 Jud Heathcote (11-17)
31 1985-86 Big Ten 23 8 .742 19.78 7.98 17 18 Lost Regional Semifinal Jud Heathcote (23-8)
32 1984-85 Big Ten 19 10 .655 13.70 7.70 17 Lost First Round Jud Heathcote (19-10)
33 1983-84 Big Ten 15 13 .536 7.84 6.62 12 11 Jud Heathcote (15-13)
34 1982-83 Big Ten 17 13 .567 9.13 6.40 Jud Heathcote (17-13)
35 1981-82 Big Ten 11 17 .393 3.53 4.60 Jud Heathcote (11-17)
36 1980-81 Big Ten 13 14 .481 6.43 8.47 Jud Heathcote (13-14)
37 1979-80 Big Ten 12 15 .444 11.29 10.18 Jud Heathcote (12-15)
38 1978-79 Big Ten 26 6 .813 22.53 9.47 7 1 3 Won National Final Jud Heathcote (26-6)
39 1977-78 Big Ten 25 5 .833 16.30 5.37 4 4 Lost Regional Final Jud Heathcote (25-5)
40 1976-77 Big Ten 10 17 .370 4.83 6.45 Jud Heathcote (10-17)
Rk Season Conf W L W-L% SRS SOS PTS PTS AP Pre AP High AP Final NCAA Tournament Coach(es)
41 1975-76 Big Ten 14 13 .519 6.95 6.68 Gus Ganakas (14-13)
42 1974-75 Big Ten 17 9 .654 8.16 6.88 Gus Ganakas (17-9)
43 1973-74 Big Ten 13 11 .542 4.70 4.44 Gus Ganakas (13-11)
44 1972-73 Big Ten 13 11 .542 4.78 7.32 Gus Ganakas (13-11)
45 1971-72 Big Ten 13 11 .542 0.09 3.39 Gus Ganakas (13-11)
46 1970-71 Big Ten 10 14 .417 0.97 5.76 Gus Ganakas (10-14)
47 1969-70 Big Ten 9 15 .375 -0.86 5.39 Gus Ganakas (9-15)
48 1968-69 Big Ten 11 12 .478 8.35 8.30 John Benington (11-12)
49 1967-68 Big Ten 12 12 .500 1.86 3.34 John Benington (12-12)
50 1966-67 Big Ten 16 7 .696 6.57 2.57 5 John Benington (16-7)
51 1965-66 Big Ten 15 7 .682 8.94 1.85 John Benington (15-7)
52 1964-65 Big Ten 5 18 .217 -1.32 7.72 Forddy Anderson (5-18)
53 1963-64 Big Ten 14 10 .583 6.70 5.31 Forddy Anderson (14-10)
54 1962-63 Big Ten 4 16 .200 2.26 7.66 Forddy Anderson (4-16)
55 1961-62 Big Ten 8 14 .364 2.46 4.37 Forddy Anderson (8-14)
56 1960-61 Big Ten 7 17 .292 -0.44 5.95 Forddy Anderson (7-17)
57 1959-60 Big Ten 10 11 .476 7.42 5.99 11 Forddy Anderson (10-11)
58 1958-59 Big Ten 19 4 .826 15.73 5.25 5 7 Lost Regional Final Forddy Anderson (19-4)
59 1957-58 Big Ten 16 6 .727 13.20 4.52 7 17 Forddy Anderson (16-6)
60 1956-57 Big Ten 16 10 .615 11.65 7.58 8 11 Lost National Semifinal Forddy Anderson (16-10)
Rk Season Conf W L W-L% SRS SOS PTS PTS AP Pre AP High AP Final NCAA Tournament Coach(es)
61 1955-56 Big Ten 13 9 .591 7.96 7.77 16 Forddy Anderson (13-9)
62 1954-55 Big Ten 13 9 .591 11.31 7.90 Forddy Anderson (13-9)
63 1953-54 Big Ten 9 13 .409 10.29 9.02 Pete Newell (9-13)
64 1952-53 Big Ten 13 9 .591 10.53 9.90 Pete Newell (13-9)
65 1951-52 Big Ten 13 9 .591 6.58 3.58 19 Pete Newell (13-9)
66 1950-51 Big Ten 10 11 .476 6.09 4.89 Pete Newell (10-11)
67 1949-50 Big Ten 4 18 .182 -8.28 3.10 Alton Kircher (4-18)
68 1948-49 Big Ten 9 12 .429 47.8 49.8 Benjamin VanAlstyne (9-12)
69 1947-48 Ind 12 10 .545 Benjamin VanAlstyne (12-10)
70 1946-47 Ind 11 10 .524 Benjamin VanAlstyne (11-10)
71 1945-46 Ind 12 9 .571 Benjamin VanAlstyne (12-9)
72 1944-45 Ind 9 7 .563 Benjamin VanAlstyne (9-7)
73 1942-43 Ind 2 14 .125 Benjamin VanAlstyne (2-14)
74 1941-42 Ind 15 6 .714 Benjamin VanAlstyne (15-6)
75 1940-41 Ind 11 6 .647 Benjamin VanAlstyne (11-6)
76 1939-40 Ind 14 6 .700 Benjamin VanAlstyne (14-6)
77 1938-39 Ind 9 8 .529 Benjamin VanAlstyne (9-8)
78 1937-38 Ind 9 8 .529 Benjamin VanAlstyne (9-8)
79 1936-37 Ind 5 12 .294 Benjamin VanAlstyne (5-12)
80 1935-36 Ind 8 9 .471 Benjamin VanAlstyne (8-9)
Rk Season Conf W L W-L% SRS SOS PTS PTS AP Pre AP High AP Final NCAA Tournament Coach(es)
81 1934-35 Ind 14 4 .778 Benjamin VanAlstyne (14-4)
82 1933-34 Ind 12 5 .706 Benjamin VanAlstyne (12-5)
83 1932-33 Ind 10 7 .588 Benjamin VanAlstyne (10-7)
84 1931-32 Ind 12 5 .706 Benjamin VanAlstyne (12-5)
85 1930-31 Ind 16 1 .941 Benjamin VanAlstyne (16-1)
86 1929-30 Ind 12 4 .750 Benjamin VanAlstyne (12-4)
87 1928-29 Ind 11 5 .688 Benjamin VanAlstyne (11-5)
88 1927-28 Ind 11 4 .733 Benjamin VanAlstyne (11-4)
89 1926-27 Ind 7 11 .389 Benjamin VanAlstyne (7-11)
90 1925-26 Ind 5 13 .278 John H. Kobs (5-13)
91 1924-25 Ind 6 13 .316 John H. Kobs (6-13)
92 1923-24 Ind 10 10 .500 Fred Walker (10-10)
93 1922-23 Ind 10 9 .526 Fred Walker (10-9)
94 1921-22 Ind 11 12 .478 Lyman Frimodig (11-12)
95 1920-21 Ind 13 8 .619 Lyman Frimodig (13-8)
96 1919-20 Ind 12 11 .522 George Gauthier (12-11)
97 1918-19 Ind 9 9 .500 George Gauthier (9-9)
98 1917-18 Ind 6 10 .375 George Gauthier (6-10)
99 1916-17 Ind 11 5 .688 George Gauthier (11-5)
100 1915-16 Ind 8 8 .500 John Macklin (8-8)
Rk Season Conf W L W-L% SRS SOS PTS PTS AP Pre AP High AP Final NCAA Tournament Coach(es)
101 1914-15 Ind 7 9 .438 John Macklin (7-9)
102 1913-14 Ind 8 4 .667 John Macklin (8-4)
103 1912-13 Ind 8 5 .615 John Macklin (8-5)
104 1911-12 Ind 12 3 .800 John Macklin (12-3)
105 1910-11 Ind 5 9 .357 John Macklin (5-9)
106 1909-10 Ind 10 5 .667 Chester Brewer (10-5)
107 1908-09 Ind 10 5 .667 Chester Brewer (10-5)
108 1907-08 Ind 15 5 .750 Chester Brewer (15-5)
109 1906-07 Ind 14 2 .875 Chester Brewer (14-2)
110 1905-06 Ind 11 2 .846 Chester Brewer (11-2)
111 1904-05 Ind 5 3 .625 Chester Brewer (5-3)
112 1903-04 Ind 5 3 .625 Chester Brewer (5-3)
113 1902-03 Ind 6 0 1.000 George Denman (6-0)
114 1901-02 Ind 5 0 1.000 George Denman (5-0)
115 1900-01 Ind 3 0 1.000 Charles Bemies (3-0)
116 1899-00 Ind 2 2 .500 Charles Bemies (2-2)
117 1898-99 Ind 0 2 .000 No coach