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Minnesota Golden Gophers

Location: Minneapolis, MinnesotaColors: Maroon & Gold
Record: 121 Years, 1587-1176, .574 W-L%

Conferences: Big Ten, Western and Ind
Conference Champion: 9 Times (Reg. Seas.), 0 Times (Tourn.)

NCAA Tournament: 12 Years (13-12), 1 Final Four, 0 Championships

Ranked in AP Poll: 11 Times (Preseason), 10 Times (Final), 224 Weeks (Total)

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

121 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 8 23 .258 0.86 6.86 68.0 74.0 Richard Pitino (8-23)
2 2014-15 Big Ten 18 15 .545 12.34 7.21 74.2 67.7 Richard Pitino (18-15)
3 2013-14 Big Ten 25 13 .658 11.75 8.34 71.4 67.7 Richard Pitino (25-13)
4 2012-13 Big Ten 21 13 .618 16.83 10.31 68.7 62.2 8 Lost Third Round Tubby Smith (21-13)
5 2011-12 Big Ten 23 15 .605 10.70 7.89 67.6 64.8 Tubby Smith (23-15)
6 2010-11 Big Ten 17 14 .548 11.75 9.79 68.9 67.0 14 Tubby Smith (17-14)
7 2009-10 Big Ten 21 14 .600 15.64 7.32 72.4 64.1 25 22 Lost First Round Tubby Smith (21-14)
8 2008-09 Big Ten 22 11 .667 11.32 7.19 66.3 61.6 18 Lost First Round Tubby Smith (22-11)
9 2007-08 Big Ten 20 14 .588 10.27 6.50 68.3 63.2 Tubby Smith (20-14)
10 2006-07 Big Ten 9 22 .290 0.78 8.05 60.6 66.2 Dan Monson (2-5)
Jim Molinari (7-17)
11 2005-06 Big Ten 16 15 .516 7.67 7.29 66.0 64.6 Dan Monson (16-15)
12 2004-05 Big Ten 21 11 .656 12.06 6.96 68.0 62.9 Lost First Round Dan Monson (21-11)
13 2003-04 Big Ten 12 18 .400 3.73 5.36 70.1 71.7 Dan Monson (12-18)
14 2002-03 Big Ten 19 14 .576 9.11 6.72 73.6 71.2 24 20 Dan Monson (19-14)
15 2001-02 Big Ten 18 13 .581 12.82 7.05 75.2 69.4 Dan Monson (18-13)
16 2000-01 Big Ten 18 14 .563 9.44 9.47 72.8 72.2 Dan Monson (18-14)
17 1999-00 Big Ten 12 16 .429 6.77 9.62 70.2 73.0 Dan Monson (12-16)
18 1998-99 Big Ten 17 11 .607 13.53 9.93 68.9 65.3 16 Lost First Round Clem Haskins (17-11)
19 1997-98 Big Ten 20 15 .571 11.93 8.30 72.3 68.7 Clem Haskins (20-15)
20 1996-97 Big Ten 31 4 .886 23.35 9.20 78.3 63.4 22 2 3 Lost National Semifinal Clem Haskins (31-4)
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 19 13 .594 8.67 6.92 69.6 67.8 Clem Haskins (19-13)
22 1994-95 Big Ten 19 13 .594 13.88 6.27 73.8 11 Lost First Round Clem Haskins (19-13)
23 1993-94 Big Ten 22 13 .629 19.14 10.14 10 9 23 Lost Second Round Clem Haskins (22-13)
24 1992-93 Big Ten 22 10 .688 16.80 9.22 19 Clem Haskins (22-10)
25 1991-92 Big Ten 16 16 .500 13.14 10.64 Clem Haskins (16-16)
26 1990-91 Big Ten 12 16 .429 9.59 8.30 Clem Haskins (12-16)
27 1989-90 Big Ten 23 9 .719 18.30 8.93 20 16 20 Lost Regional Final Clem Haskins (23-9)
28 1988-89 Big Ten 19 12 .613 13.79 10.09 Lost Regional Semifinal Clem Haskins (19-12)
29 1987-88 Big Ten 10 18 .357 4.85 8.21 Clem Haskins (10-18)
30 1986-87 Big Ten 9 19 .321 0.99 8.18 Clem Haskins (9-19)
31 1985-86 Big Ten 15 16 .484 7.76 10.34 Jim Dutcher (13-7)
Jimmy Williams (2-9)
32 1984-85 Big Ten 13 15 .464 5.57 8.75 Jim Dutcher (13-15)
33 1983-84 Big Ten 15 13 .536 6.90 7.37 Jim Dutcher (15-13)
34 1982-83 Big Ten 18 11 .621 10.70 6.45 16 Jim Dutcher (18-11)
35 1981-82 Big Ten 23 6 .793 13.44 5.12 10 5 7 Lost Regional Semifinal Jim Dutcher (23-6)
36 1980-81 Big Ten 19 11 .633 14.70 9.21 19 Jim Dutcher (19-11)
37 1979-80 Big Ten 21 11 .656 15.73 10.92 Jim Dutcher (21-11)
38 1978-79 Big Ten 11 16 .407 5.29 8.95 Jim Dutcher (11-16)
39 1977-78 Big Ten 17 10 .630 10.27 7.09 16 16 Jim Dutcher (17-10)
40 1976-77 Big Ten 24 3 .889 17.53 5.89 8 13 Jim Dutcher (24-3)
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 16 10 .615 10.54 8.04 16 Jim Dutcher (16-10)
42 1974-75 Big Ten 18 8 .692 9.03 5.11 18 16 Bill Musselman (18-8)
43 1973-74 Big Ten 12 12 .500 0.83 4.83 Bill Musselman (12-12)
44 1972-73 Big Ten 21 5 .808 14.27 6.75 4 3 10 Bill Musselman (21-5)
45 1971-72 Big Ten 18 7 .720 10.33 4.42 11 11 Lost Regional Semifinal Bill Musselman (18-7)
46 1970-71 Big Ten 11 13 .458 2.91 5.72 George Hanson (11-13)
47 1969-70 Big Ten 13 11 .542 6.56 7.20 Bill Fitch (13-11)
48 1968-69 Big Ten 12 12 .500 4.60 8.60 Bill Fitch (12-12)
49 1967-68 Big Ten 7 17 .292 -5.55 6.00 John Kundla (7-17)
50 1966-67 Big Ten 9 15 .375 -0.89 4.24 John Kundla (9-15)
51 1965-66 Big Ten 14 10 .583 3.47 4.82 7 5 John Kundla (14-10)
52 1964-65 Big Ten 19 5 .792 15.54 8.37 11 3 7 John Kundla (19-5)
53 1963-64 Big Ten 17 7 .708 11.16 7.07 John Kundla (17-7)
54 1962-63 Big Ten 12 12 .500 8.43 6.85 John Kundla (12-12)
55 1961-62 Big Ten 10 14 .417 6.12 7.28 John Kundla (10-14)
56 1960-61 Big Ten 10 13 .435 1.95 4.08 John Kundla (10-13)
57 1959-60 Big Ten 12 12 .500 8.06 6.23 John Kundla (12-12)
58 1958-59 Big Ten 8 14 .364 4.28 5.83 Ozzie Cowles (8-14)
59 1957-58 Big Ten 9 12 .429 3.85 6.32 10 Ozzie Cowles (9-12)
60 1956-57 Big Ten 14 8 .636 11.60 7.19 19 Ozzie Cowles (14-8)
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 11 11 .500 11.35 9.21 20 Ozzie Cowles (11-11)
62 1954-55 Big Ten 15 7 .682 14.28 8.55 6 11 Ozzie Cowles (15-7)
63 1953-54 Big Ten 17 5 .773 14.07 9.62 6 Ozzie Cowles (17-5)
64 1952-53 Big Ten 14 8 .636 13.07 8.39 9 Ozzie Cowles (14-8)
65 1951-52 Big Ten 15 7 .682 8.95 4.63 15 Ozzie Cowles (15-7)
66 1950-51 Big Ten 13 9 .591 9.99 6.17 Ozzie Cowles (13-9)
67 1949-50 Big Ten 13 9 .591 8.10 3.96 10 Ozzie Cowles (13-9)
68 1948-49 Big Ten 18 3 .857 54.5 43.4 4 6 Ozzie Cowles (18-3)
69 1947-48 Big Ten 10 10 .500 Dave McMillan (10-10)
70 1946-47 Big Ten 14 7 .667 Dave McMillan (14-7)
71 1945-46 Big Ten 14 7 .667 Dave McMillan (14-7)
72 1944-45 Big Ten 8 13 .381 Weston Mitchell (8-13)
73 1943-44 Big Ten 7 14 .333 Carl Nordly (7-14)
74 1942-43 Big Ten 10 9 .526 Carl Nordly (10-9)
75 1941-42 Big Ten 15 6 .714 Dave McMillan (15-6)
76 1940-41 Big Ten 11 9 .550 Dave McMillan (11-9)
77 1939-40 Big Ten 12 8 .600 Dave McMillan (12-8)
78 1938-39 Big Ten 14 6 .700 Dave McMillan (14-6)
79 1937-38 Big Ten 16 4 .800 Dave McMillan (16-4)
80 1936-37 Big Ten 14 6 .700 Dave McMillan (14-6)
Rk Season Conf W L W-L% SRS SOS PTS PTS AP Pre AP High AP Final NCAA Tournament Coach(es)
81 1935-36 Big Ten 7 17 .292 Dave McMillan (7-17)
82 1934-35 Big Ten 11 9 .550 Dave McMillan (11-9)
83 1933-34 Big Ten 9 11 .450 Dave McMillan (9-11)
84 1932-33 Big Ten 5 15 .250 Dave McMillan (5-15)
85 1931-32 Big Ten 15 3 .833 Dave McMillan (15-3)
86 1930-31 Big Ten 13 4 .765 Dave McMillan (13-4)
87 1929-30 Big Ten 8 9 .471 Dave McMillan (8-9)
88 1928-29 Big Ten 4 13 .235 Dave McMillan (4-13)
89 1927-28 Big Ten 4 12 .250 Dave McMillan (4-12)
90 1926-27 Big Ten 3 13 .188 Harold Taylor (3-13)
91 1925-26 Big Ten 7 10 .412 Harold Taylor (7-10)
92 1924-25 Big Ten 9 7 .563 Harold Taylor (9-7)
93 1923-24 Big Ten 9 8 .529 Louis Cooke (9-8)
94 1922-23 Big Ten 2 13 .133 Louis Cooke (2-13)
95 1921-22 Big Ten 5 8 .385 Louis Cooke (5-8)
96 1920-21 Big Ten 10 5 .667 Louis Cooke (10-5)
97 1919-20 Big Ten 7 9 .438 Louis Cooke (7-9)
98 1918-19 Big Ten 13 0 1.000 Louis Cooke (13-0)
99 1917-18 Big Ten 13 3 .813 Louis Cooke (13-3)
100 1916-17 Western 17 2 .895 Louis Cooke (17-2)
Rk Season Conf W L W-L% SRS SOS PTS PTS AP Pre AP High AP Final NCAA Tournament Coach(es)
101 1915-16 Western 11 6 .647 Louis Cooke (11-6)
102 1914-15 Western 11 6 .647 Louis Cooke (11-6)
103 1913-14 Western 4 11 .267 Louis Cooke (4-11)
104 1912-13 Western 3 8 .273 Louis Cooke (3-8)
105 1911-12 Western 7 6 .538 Louis Cooke (7-6)
106 1910-11 Western 10 4 .714 Louis Cooke (10-4)
107 1909-10 Western 10 3 .769 Louis Cooke (10-3)
108 1908-09 Western 8 6 .571 Louis Cooke (8-6)
109 1907-08 Western 12 7 .632 Louis Cooke (12-7)
110 1906-07 Western 10 2 .833 Louis Cooke (10-2)
111 1905-06 Western 13 2 .867 Louis Cooke (13-2)
112 1904-05 Western 7 7 .500 Louis Cooke (7-7)
113 1903-04 Western 10 2 .833 Louis Cooke (10-2)
114 1902-03 Western 13 0 1.000 Louis Cooke (13-0)
115 1901-02 Western 15 0 1.000 Louis Cooke (15-0)
116 1900-01 Western 11 3 .786 Louis Cooke (11-3)
117 1899-00 Western 10 2 .833 Louis Cooke (10-2)
118 1898-99 Western 5 4 .556 Louis Cooke (5-4)
119 1897-98 Ind 2 4 .333 Louis Cooke (2-4)
120 1896-97 Ind 3 6 .333 No coach
Rk Season Conf W L W-L% SRS SOS PTS PTS AP Pre AP High AP Final NCAA Tournament Coach(es)
121 1895-96 Ind 3 5 .375 No coach