Mobile Site You Are Here >  >  >  > Coaches

1938-39 Coaches

Season Index: Previous Season ▪ Next Season

National Champion: Oregon
Final Four: Ohio State, Oklahoma, Oregon and Villanova

Consensus Player of the Year: Chet Jaworski

Coaches

Record does not reflect forfeits or vacated games ▪ All stats are through the season in question
1938-39 Season Career at Current School Career Overall
Coach School Conference W L W-L% AP Pre AP Post NCAA Tournament Since W L W-L% NCAA S16 FF W L W-L% NCAA S16 FF
Hank Crisp Alabama SEC 16 5 .762 1924 203 109 .651 203 109 .651
Earl Pomeroy Arizona State BIAA 13 13 .500 1936 44 51 .463 44 51 .463
Fred Enke Arizona BIAA 12 11 .522 1926 196 91 .683 210 111 .654
Glen Rose Arkansas SWC 18 5 .783 1934 103 30 .774 103 30 .774
Leo Novak Army Ind 13 2 .867 1927 126 61 .674 126 61 .674
Ralph Jordan Auburn SEC 16 6 .727 1934 57 44 .564 57 44 .564
Ralph Wolf Baylor SWC 14 7 .667 1927 126 108 .538 126 108 .538
Mel Collard Boston University Ind 10 4 .714 1936 29 32 .475 29 32 .475
Paul Landis Bowling Green State Ind 12 7 .632 1926 122 105 .537 122 105 .537
Alfred Robertson Bradley Ind 19 3 .864 1921 199 139 .589 199 139 .589
Edwin Kimball Brigham Young MSAC 12 12 .500 1936 28 21 .571 28 21 .571
Arthur Musicat Brooklyn Metro NY 9 8 .529 1937 27 24 .529 27 24 .529
Eck Allen Brown Ind 16 4 .800 Lost Regional Semifinal 1939 16 4 .800 1 1 16 4 .800 1 1
Malcolm Musser Bucknell Ind 8 8 .500 1918 78 76 .506 78 76 .506
Tony Hinkle Butler Ind 14 6 .700 1927 176 90 .662 176 90 .662
Nibs Price California PCC 24 8 .750 1925 225 112 .668 225 112 .668
Allie Seelbach Canisius Ind 0 13 .000 1934 48 44 .522 48 44 .522
Unknown Carnegie Mellon EIC 12 7 .632 1933 40 47 .460 2061 1205 .629
Nelson Norgren Chicago Big Ten 9 11 .450 1922 108 224 .325 108 224 .325
Rip Van Winkle Cincinnati Ind 12 5 .706 1938 18 16 .529 18 16 .529
Rock Norman Citadel Southern 14 5 .737 1936 41 27 .603 113 87 .565
Nat Holman City College of New York Metro NY 11 6 .647 1920 228 65 .778 228 65 .778
Joe Davis Clemson Southern 16 8 .667 1932 93 73 .560 93 73 .560
John Galloway Colgate Ind 6 13 .316 1936 37 32 .536 37 32 .536
John Davis Colorado State MSAC 2 14 .125 1938 9 23 .281 80 76 .513
Frosty Cox Colorado MSAC 14 4 .778 1936 45 23 .662 45 23 .662
Paul Mooney Columbia Ivy 11 5 .688 1934 72 42 .632 72 42 .632
Donald White Connecticut Yankee 12 6 .667 1937 36 18 .667 138 130 .515
Blair Gullion Cornell Ivy 12 12 .500 1939 12 12 .500 59 31 .656
Eddie Hickey Creighton MVC 11 12 .478 1936 46 41 .529 46 41 .529
Ozzie Cowles Dartmouth Ivy 18 5 .783 1937 52 18 .743 119 44 .730
Bo Shepard Davidson Southern 19 10 .655 1938 29 22 .569 55 22 .714
Joe Holsinger Dayton Ind 2 12 .143 1936 18 48 .273 18 48 .273
Clyde Hubbard Denver MSAC 5 13 .278 1933 60 68 .469 60 68 .469
Thomas Haggerty DePaul Ind 15 7 .682 1937 42 23 .646 42 23 .646
Lloyd Brazil Detroit Mercy Ind 15 5 .750 1931 95 59 .617 95 59 .617
Bill Williams Drake MVC 14 7 .667 1933 81 70 .536 81 70 .536
Eddie Cameron Duke Southern 10 12 .455 1929 171 82 .676 179 87 .673
Chick Davies Duquesne Ind 14 4 .778 1925 213 79 .729 213 79 .729
Sam McAllister Florida SEC 9 6 .600 1938 20 15 .571 44 33 .571
Edward Kelleher Fordham Metro NY 10 8 .556 1924 167 63 .726 177 74 .705
Robert Smith Furman Southern 6 16 .273 1936 32 40 .444 32 40 .444
William Reinhart George Washington Ind 13 8 .619 1936 58 19 .753 238 120 .665
Elmer Ripley Georgetown EIC 13 9 .591 1928 37 15 .712 119 65 .647
Roy Mundorff Georgia Tech SEC 6 9 .400 1927 139 102 .577 139 102 .577
Elmer Lampe Georgia SEC 11 6 .647 1939 11 6 .647 11 6 .647
Unknown Grinnell MVC 14 7 .667 1901 280 270 .509 2061 1205 .629
Wes Fesler Harvard Ivy 5 14 .263 1934 45 73 .381 45 73 .381
Forrest Twogood Idaho PCC 12 19 .387 1937 25 42 .373 25 42 .373
Douglas Mills Illinois Big Ten 14 5 .737 1937 37 18 .673 37 18 .673
Glenn Curtis Indiana State Ind 10 9 .526 1939 10 9 .526 10 9 .526
Branch McCracken Indiana Big Ten 17 3 .850 1939 17 3 .850 17 3 .850
Louis Menze Iowa State Big 6 8 9 .471 1929 84 94 .472 84 94 .472
Rollie Williams Iowa Big Ten 8 11 .421 1930 91 96 .487 91 96 .487
Frank Root Kansas State Big 6 5 13 .278 1934 38 72 .345 38 72 .345
Phog Allen Kansas Big 6 13 7 .650 1908 325 96 .772 454 136 .769
Donald Starn Kent State Ind 12 11 .522 1934 60 53 .531 60 53 .531
Adolph Rupp Kentucky SEC 16 4 .800 1931 147 31 .826 147 31 .826
Leonard Tanseer La Salle Ind 13 6 .684 1934 67 43 .609 67 43 .609
R.C. Madison Lafayette Ind 6 11 .353 1939 6 11 .353 6 11 .353
Paul Calvert Lehigh Ind 10 5 .667 1938 17 13 .567 17 13 .567
Clair Bee Long Island University Metro NY 24 0 1.000 1932 172 26 .869 225 34 .869
Harry Rabenhorst Louisiana State SEC 13 7 .650 1926 154 110 .583 154 110 .583
Lawrence Apitz Louisville Ind 1 15 .062 1937 9 34 .209 9 34 .209
Leonard Sachs Loyola (IL) Ind 21 1 .955 1924 189 101 .652 189 101 .652
Lefty Reitz Loyola (MD) Ind 10 13 .435 1938 19 20 .487 19 20 .487
William Kenyon Maine Yankee 8 4 .667 1938 12 13 .480 12 13 .480
Neil Cohalan Manhattan Metro NY 12 5 .706 1930 130 57 .695 130 57 .695
Bill Chandler Marquette Ind 12 5 .706 1931 103 59 .636 143 144 .498
Cam Henderson Marshall Ind 22 5 .815 1936 79 27 .745 79 27 .745
Burton Shipley Maryland Southern 15 9 .625 1924 194 115 .628 215 119 .644
Weeb Ewbank Miami (OH) Ind 5 13 .278 1939 5 13 .278 5 13 .278
Benjamin VanAlstyne Michigan State Ind 9 8 .529 1927 136 83 .621 136 83 .621
Bennie Oosterbaan Michigan Big Ten 11 9 .550 1939 11 9 .550 11 9 .550
Dave McMillan Minnesota Big Ten 14 6 .700 1928 120 109 .524 120 109 .524
Frank Carideo Mississippi State SEC 8 12 .400 1936 43 39 .524 43 39 .524
Frank Johnson Mississippi SEC 10 16 .385 1939 10 16 .385 10 16 .385
George Edwards Missouri Big 6 12 6 .667 1927 125 104 .546 125 104 .546
Brick Breeden Montana State Ind 18 11 .621 1936 68 34 .667 68 34 .667
Jiggs Dahlberg Montana Ind 17 13 .567 1938 27 32 .458 27 32 .458
Doggie Julian Muhlenburg Ind 13 8 .619 1937 31 28 .525 31 28 .525
John Wilson Navy Ind 8 6 .571 1927 146 55 .726 146 55 .726
William Browne Nebraska Big 6 7 13 .350 1933 58 75 .436 58 75 .436
George Sauer New Hampshire Yankee 3 14 .176 1939 3 14 .176 3 14 .176
Jerry Hines New Mexico State BIAA 20 4 .833 1930 133 85 .610 133 85 .610
Roy Johnson New Mexico BIAA 4 21 .160 1920 153 117 .567 153 117 .567
Howard Cann New York University Metro NY 11 11 .500 1924 174 86 .669 174 86 .669
Taps Gallagher Niagara Ind 11 8 .579 1932 104 63 .623 104 63 .623
Ray Sermon North Carolina State Southern 10 7 .588 1931 103 63 .620 103 63 .620
Walter Skidmore North Carolina Southern 10 11 .476 1936 65 25 .722 65 25 .722
Jim Dunn Northeastern Yankee 6 12 .333 1938 13 23 .361 13 23 .361
Aaron McCreary Northern Arizona BIAA 13 11 .542 1932 84 83 .503 132 137 .491
Dutch Lonborg Northwestern Big Ten 7 13 .350 1928 138 84 .619 190 97 .657
George Keogan Notre Dame Ind 15 6 .714 1924 267 79 .769 311 98 .759
Harold Olsen Ohio State Big Ten 16 7 .696 Lost National Final 1923 173 135 .562 1 1 1 206 154 .572 1 1 1
William Trautwein Ohio Ind 12 8 .600 1939 12 8 .600 12 8 .600
Hank Iba Oklahoma State MVC 19 8 .704 1935 89 31 .742 187 47 .799
Bruce Drake Oklahoma Big 6 12 9 .571 Lost Regional Final 1939 12 9 .571 1 1 12 9 .571 1 1
Slats Gill Oregon State PCC 13 11 .542 1929 168 118 .587 168 118 .587
Howard Hobson Oregon PCC 29 5 .853 Won National Final 1936 94 33 .740 1 1 1 94 33 .740 1 1 1
Ralph Francis Pacific North CA 5 14 .263 1938 11 27 .289 11 27 .289
Al Gorton Panzer College Ind 20 1 .952 1939 20 1 .952 20 1 .952
John Lawther Penn State EIC 13 10 .565 1937 36 22 .621 188 53 .780
Lon Jourdet Pennsylvania Ivy 7 11 .389 1915 193 102 .654 193 102 .654
Doc Carlson Pittsburgh EIC 10 8 .556 1923 243 113 .683 243 113 .683
Cappy Cappon Princeton Ivy 10 9 .526 1939 10 9 .526 88 66 .571
Piggy Lambert Purdue Big Ten 12 7 .632 1917 292 95 .755 292 95 .755
Frank Keaney Rhode Island Yankee 17 4 .810 1921 238 87 .732 238 87 .732
Buster Brannon Rice SWC 10 11 .476 1939 10 11 .476 10 11 .476
Malcolm Pitt Richmond Southern 10 10 .500 1934 82 33 .713 82 33 .713
Pinky Spruhan Roanoke Ind 21 3 .875 1914 98 21 .824 131 30 .814
Frank Hill Rutgers Ind 8 6 .571 1916 195 117 .625 387 192 .667
Bill Ferguson Saint Joseph's Ind 9 12 .429 1929 120 83 .591 120 83 .591
Jack Sterett Saint Louis MVC 5 16 .238 1939 5 16 .238 5 16 .238
Harlan Dykes Saint Mary's (CA) North CA 11 10 .524 1938 21 19 .525 124 65 .656
Wally Cameron San Francisco North CA 7 10 .412 1933 63 64 .496 63 64 .496
Wilbur Hubbard San Jose State North CA 11 7 .611 1938 30 11 .732 30 11 .732
George Barsi Santa Clara North CA 15 5 .750 1936 52 23 .693 52 23 .693
Honey Russell Seton Hall Ind 15 7 .682 1937 30 25 .545 30 25 .545
Joel Eaves Sewanee SEC 1 16 .059 1939 1 16 .059 1 16 .059
Jack Carroll Siena Ind 8 2 .800 1939 8 2 .800 8 2 .800
Ted Petoskey South Carolina Southern 5 18 .217 1936 32 54 .372 32 54 .372
Sam Barry Southern California PCC 20 5 .800 1930 157 76 .674 219 130 .628
Whitey Baccus Southern Methodist SWC 14 8 .636 1939 14 8 .636 14 8 .636
George Gardner Southwestern (KS) Ind 21 2 .913 1938 42 8 .840 61 36 .629
Edward Hickox Springfield Ind 12 8 .600 1927 170 65 .723 173 70 .712
Carroll Reilly St. Bonaventure Ind 10 7 .588 1929 89 48 .650 89 48 .650
Rody Cooney St. Francis (NY) Metro NY 15 7 .682 1933 94 63 .599 94 63 .599
Joe Lapchick St. John's (NY) Metro NY 18 4 .818 1937 45 15 .750 45 15 .750
Everett Dean Stanford PCC 16 9 .640 1939 16 9 .640 224 106 .679
Lew Andreas Syracuse Ind 15 4 .789 1925 215 55 .796 215 55 .796
James Usilton Temple EIC 10 12 .455 1927 205 79 .722 205 79 .722
John Mauer Tennessee SEC 14 7 .667 1939 14 7 .667 100 101 .498
Hub McQuillan Texas A&M SWC 7 16 .304 1936 38 46 .452 38 46 .452
Mike Brumbelow Texas Christian SWC 2 17 .105 1938 10 32 .238 10 32 .238
Marshall Pennington Texas-El Paso BIAA 6 13 .316 1937 12 46 .207 12 46 .207
Berl Huffman Texas Tech BIAA 13 6 .684 1936 54 32 .628 54 32 .628
Jack Gray Texas SWC 19 6 .760 Won Regional Semifinal 1937 43 27 .614 1 1 43 27 .614 1 1
Harold Anderson Toledo Ind 17 10 .630 1935 74 27 .733 74 27 .733
Claude Simons Tulane SEC 5 13 .278 1921 102 86 .543 102 86 .543
Chet Benefiel Tulsa MVC 15 8 .652 1933 65 65 .500 65 65 .500
Caddy Works UCLA PCC 7 20 .259 1922 173 159 .521 173 159 .521
Dick Romney Utah State MSAC 17 7 .708 Lost Regional Semifinal 1920 208 135 .606 1 1 208 135 .606 1 1
Vadal Peterson Utah MSAC 13 7 .650 1928 156 108 .591 156 108 .591
Jake Christiansen Valparaiso Ind 5 10 .333 1930 92 82 .529 92 82 .529
Jim Buford Vanderbilt SEC 14 7 .667 1937 29 29 .500 29 29 .500
Alex Severence Villanova Ind 20 5 .800 Lost Regional Final 1937 60 18 .769 1 1 60 18 .769 1 1
James Walker Virginia Military Institute Southern 7 10 .412 1939 7 10 .412 7 10 .412
Mac McEver Virginia Tech Southern 3 14 .176 1938 9 22 .290 9 22 .290
Gus Tebell Virginia Ind 15 5 .750 1931 97 81 .545 176 116 .603
Murray Greason Wake Forest Southern 18 6 .750 Lost Regional Semifinal 1934 60 55 .522 1 1 60 55 .522 1 1
Dee Errikson Washburn MVC 4 18 .182 1937 17 48 .262 17 48 .262
Harry Young Washington & Lee Southern 13 9 .591 1933 87 50 .635 93 61 .604
Hudson Hellmich Washington (MO) MVC 11 10 .524 1936 27 52 .342 27 52 .342
Jack Friel Washington State PCC 23 10 .697 1929 194 106 .647 194 106 .647
Hec Edmundson Washington PCC 20 5 .800 1921 346 107 .764 366 116 .759
Frank Wolf Waynesburg Ind 18 4 .818 1939 18 4 .818 18 4 .818
Dyke Raese West Virginia EIC 10 9 .526 1939 10 9 .526 10 9 .526
E.A. Diddle Western Kentucky Ind 22 3 .880 1923 266 97 .733 266 97 .733
Herbert W. Buck Read Western Michigan Ind 7 10 .412 1922 232 96 .707 232 96 .707
Bill Hennigh Wichita State Ind 9 12 .429 1936 40 49 .449 40 49 .449
John Kellison William & Mary Southern 8 13 .381 1930 69 53 .566 69 53 .566
Bud Foster Wisconsin Big Ten 10 10 .500 1935 54 46 .540 54 46 .540
Willard Witte Wyoming MSAC 10 11 .476 1931 134 51 .724 134 51 .724
Clem Crowe Xavier Ind 13 7 .650 1934 61 35 .635 61 35 .635
Kenneth Loeffler Yale Ivy 4 16 .200 1936 31 52 .373 31 52 .373