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1978-79 Coaches

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National Champion: Michigan State
Final Four: DePaul, Indiana State, Michigan State and Pennsylvania

Consensus Player of the Year: Larry Bird

AP Preseason #1: Duke ▪ AP Final #1: Indiana State

Coaches

Record does not reflect forfeits or vacated games ▪ All stats are through the season in question
1978-79 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 Egan Air Force Ind 12 13 .480 1972 105 95 .525 105 95 .525
C.M. Newton Alabama SEC 22 11 .667 19 1969 193 111 .635 2 1 193 111 .635 2 1
Davey Whitney Alcorn State SWAC 28 1 .966 1978 50 8 .862 50 8 .862
Gary Williams American ECC 14 13 .519 1979 14 13 .519 14 13 .519
Bobby Cremins Appalachian State Southern 23 6 .793 Lost Second Round 1976 68 45 .602 1 68 45 .602 1
Ned Wulk Arizona State Pac-10 16 14 .533 1958 346 248 .582 7 4 435 318 .578 7 4
Fred Snowden Arizona Pac-10 16 11 .593 1973 133 61 .686 2 1 133 61 .686 2 1
Happy Mahfouz Arkansas-Little Rock Ind 6 20 .231 1979 6 20 .231 6 20 .231
Marvin Adams Arkansas State Southland 15 12 .556 1977 38 43 .469 38 43 .469
Eddie Sutton Arkansas SWC 25 5 .833 5 Lost Regional Final 1975 119 29 .804 3 2 1 201 79 .718 4 3 1
Mike Krzyzewski Army Ind 14 11 .560 1976 64 42 .604 64 42 .604
Sonny Smith Auburn SEC 13 16 .448 1979 13 16 .448 43 39 .524
Ed Thompson Austin Peay OVC 8 18 .308 1978 23 30 .434 23 30 .434
Steve Yoder Ball State MAC 16 11 .593 1978 26 26 .500 26 26 .500
Frank Szymanski Baltimore Ind 4 20 .167 1979 4 20 .167 11 37 .229
Jim Haller Baylor SWC 16 12 .571 1977 31 35 .470 31 35 .470
Bus Connor Boise State Big Sky 11 15 .423 1974 77 83 .481 1 77 83 .481 1
Tom Davis Boston College Ind 21 9 .700 1978 36 20 .643 152 64 .704
Rick Pitino Boston University Ind 17 9 .654 1979 17 9 .654 17 9 .654
John Weinert Bowling Green State MAC 14 13 .519 1977 35 46 .432 35 46 .432
Dick Versace Bradley MVC 9 17 .346 1979 9 17 .346 9 17 .346
Frank Arnold Brigham Young WAC 20 8 .714 Lost Second Round 1976 56 55 .505 1 56 55 .505 1
Joseph Mullaney Brown Ivy 8 18 .308 1979 8 18 .308 250 95 .725 3 1
Charles Woollum Bucknell ECC 18 9 .667 1976 54 52 .509 54 52 .509
Joe Sexson Butler Ind 11 16 .407 1978 26 27 .491 26 27 .491
Bobby Dye Cal State Fullerton PCAA 16 11 .593 1975 83 51 .619 1 1 83 51 .619 1 1
Tim Tift California-Irvine PCAA 9 17 .346 1978 17 34 .333 17 34 .333
Ed DeLacy California-Santa Barbara PCAA 12 15 .444 1979 12 15 .444 12 15 .444
Dick Kuchen California Pac-10 6 21 .222 1979 6 21 .222 6 21 .222
Danny Roberts Campbell Ind 10 16 .385 1978 19 31 .380 19 31 .380
Nick Macarchuk Canisius Ind 12 14 .462 1978 19 33 .365 19 33 .365
Jack Kvancz Catholic Ind 6 20 .231 1977 31 47 .397 31 47 .397
Tommy Canterbury Centenary (LA) A-Sun 9 20 .310 1978 15 29 .341 15 29 .341
Dick Parfitt Central Michigan MAC 19 9 .679 1973 114 74 .606 2 1 114 74 .606 2 1
David Reese Charleston Southern Ind 2 25 .074 1979 2 25 .074 2 25 .074
Mike Pratt Charlotte Sun Belt 16 11 .593 1979 16 11 .593 16 11 .593
Ron Shumate Chattanooga Southern 14 13 .519 1977 57 29 .663 57 29 .663
Ed Badger Cincinnati Metro 13 14 .481 1979 13 14 .481 13 14 .481
Les Robinson Citadel Southern 20 7 .741 1975 51 77 .398 51 77 .398
Bill C. Foster Clemson ACC 19 10 .655 1976 74 38 .661 133 57 .700
Ray Dieringer Cleveland State Ind 15 10 .600 1973 71 104 .406 71 104 .406
Mike Griffin Colgate Ind 12 14 .462 1977 34 42 .447 34 42 .447
Jim Williams Colorado State WAC 11 16 .407 1955 342 276 .553 4 1 342 276 .553 4 1
Bill Blair Colorado Big 8 14 13 .519 1977 34 47 .420 81 108 .429 1 1
Buddy Mahar Columbia Ivy 17 9 .654 1979 17 9 .654 17 9 .654
Dom Perno Connecticut Ind 21 8 .724 Lost Second Round 1978 32 23 .582 1 32 23 .582 1
Ben Bluitt Cornell Ivy 8 18 .308 1975 40 89 .310 40 89 .310
Tom Apke Creighton MVC 14 13 .519 1975 93 43 .684 2 93 43 .684 2
Gary Walters Dartmouth Ivy 14 12 .538 1976 44 60 .423 44 60 .423
Eddie Biedenbach Davidson Southern 8 19 .296 1979 8 19 .296 8 19 .296
Don Donoher Dayton Ind 19 10 .655 1965 272 147 .649 6 4 1 272 147 .649 6 4 1
Marshall Emery Delaware State MEAC 18 10 .643 1977 30 50 .375 94 93 .503
Ron Rainey Delaware ECC 5 22 .185 1977 33 46 .418 33 46 .418
Ben Jobe Denver Ind 15 12 .556 1979 15 12 .556 47 37 .560
Ray Meyer DePaul Ind 26 6 .812 6 Lost National Semifinal 1943 597 333 .642 9 8 1 597 333 .642 9 8 1
Smokey Gaines Detroit Mercy Ind 22 6 .786 Lost First Round 1978 47 10 .825 1 47 10 .825 1
Bob Ortegel Drake MVC 15 12 .556 1975 58 80 .420 58 80 .420
Eddie Burke Drexel ECC 18 9 .667 1978 31 22 .585 31 22 .585
Bill E. Foster Duke ACC 22 8 .733 1 11 Lost Second Round 1975 89 55 .618 2 1 1 252 169 .599 2 1 1
Mike Rice Duquesne EAA 13 13 .500 1979 13 13 .500 13 13 .500
Larry Gillman East Carolina Ind 12 15 .444 1978 21 32 .396 21 32 .396
Jim Hallahan East Tennessee State Southern 16 11 .593 1979 16 11 .593 16 11 .593
Ed Byhre Eastern Kentucky OVC 21 8 .724 Lost First Round 1977 44 35 .557 1 44 35 .557 1
Ray Scott Eastern Michigan MAC 9 18 .333 1977 29 52 .358 29 52 .358
Dick Walters Evansville Ind 13 16 .448 1979 13 16 .448 13 16 .448
Fred Barakat Fairfield Ind 17 9 .654 1971 136 99 .579 136 99 .579
Al Lobalbo Fairleigh Dickinson Ind 8 18 .308 1970 115 128 .473 115 128 .473
Joe Williams Florida State Metro 19 10 .655 1979 19 10 .655 226 136 .624 6 2 1
John Lotz Florida SEC 8 19 .296 1974 79 81 .494 79 81 .494
Thomas Penders Fordham NJNY7 7 22 .241 1979 7 22 .241 50 82 .379
Tiny Grant Fresno State PCAA 16 12 .571 1978 37 18 .673 37 18 .673
Eddie Holbrook Furman Southern 20 9 .690 1979 20 9 .690 20 9 .690
John Linn George Mason Ind 17 8 .680 1979 17 8 .680 17 8 .680
Bob Tallent George Washington EAA 13 14 .481 1975 79 54 .594 79 54 .594
John Thompson Georgetown Ind 24 5 .828 Lost Second Round 1973 130 66 .663 3 130 66 .663 3
James Scearce Georgia Southern Ind 9 18 .333 1978 21 33 .389 21 33 .389
Roger Couch Georgia State Sun Belt 7 20 .259 1978 12 41 .226 12 41 .226
Dwayne Morrison Georgia Tech Ind 17 9 .654 1974 79 81 .494 83 89 .483
Hugh Durham Georgia SEC 14 14 .500 1979 14 14 .500 244 109 .691 3 1 1
Dan Fitzgerald Gonzaga Big Sky 16 10 .615 1979 16 10 .615 16 10 .615
Fred Hobdy Grambling SWAC 16 11 .593 1978 26 25 .510 26 25 .510
Jim Shuler Hardin-Simmons A-Sun 7 20 .259 1978 17 36 .321 17 36 .321
Frank McLaughlin Harvard Ivy 8 21 .276 1978 19 36 .345 19 36 .345
Larry Little Hawaii Ind 10 17 .370 1977 20 61 .247 120 94 .561
Roger Gaeckler Hofstra ECC 8 19 .296 1973 84 102 .452 2 84 102 .452 2
George Blaney Holy Cross Ind 17 11 .607 1973 119 77 .607 1 156 117 .571 1
Gene Iba Houston Baptist A-Sun 11 16 .407 1978 18 35 .340 18 35 .340
Guy Lewis Houston SWC 16 15 .516 1957 439 212 .674 10 7 2 439 212 .674 10 7 2
A.B. Williamson Howard MEAC 14 11 .560 1976 52 44 .542 52 44 .542
Lynn Archibald Idaho State Big Sky 14 13 .519 1978 30 23 .566 30 23 .566
Don Monson Idaho Big Sky 11 15 .423 1979 11 15 .423 11 15 .423
Bob Donewald Illinois State Ind 20 10 .667 1979 20 10 .667 20 10 .667
Lou Henson Illinois Big Ten 19 11 .633 1976 60 54 .526 300 161 .651 6 3 1
Bill Hodges Indiana State MVC 33 1 .971 1 Lost National Final 1979 33 1 .971 1 1 1 33 1 .971 1 1 1
Bob Knight Indiana Big Ten 22 12 .647 10 1972 182 53 .774 4 4 2 284 103 .734 4 4 2
Jim Valvano Iona Ind 23 6 .793 Lost First Round 1976 66 41 .617 1 99 83 .544 1
Lynn Nance Iowa State Big 8 11 16 .407 1977 32 49 .395 32 49 .395
Lute Olson Iowa Big Ten 20 8 .714 20 Lost Second Round 1975 79 58 .577 1 103 60 .632 1
Paul Covington Jackson State SWAC 13 14 .481 1978 34 19 .642 34 19 .642
Tates Locke Jacksonville Sun Belt 19 11 .633 Lost First Round 1979 19 11 .633 1 166 148 .529 2 1
Lou Campanelli James Madison Ind 18 8 .692 1977 53 25 .679 53 25 .679
Jack Hartman Kansas State Big 8 16 12 .571 1971 169 85 .665 4 4 235 116 .670 4 4
Ted Owens Kansas Big 8 18 11 .621 5 1965 283 130 .685 6 4 2 283 130 .685 6 4 2
Ed Douma Kent State MAC 13 14 .481 1979 13 14 .481 13 14 .481
Joe B. Hall Kentucky SEC 19 12 .613 11 1973 154 54 .740 4 4 2 191 83 .697 4 4 2
Paul Westhead La Salle ECC 15 13 .536 1971 142 105 .575 2 142 105 .575 2
Roy Chipman Lafayette ECC 16 12 .571 1978 39 20 .661 39 20 .661
Billy Tubbs Lamar Southland 23 9 .719 Lost Second Round 1977 53 35 .602 1 53 35 .602 1
Brian Hill Lehigh ECC 8 18 .308 1976 37 66 .359 37 66 .359
Tex Winter Long Beach State PCAA 16 12 .571 1979 16 12 .571 389 279 .582 6 6 2
Paul Lizzo Long Island University Ind 12 13 .480 1976 44 59 .427 44 59 .427
Bobby Paschal Louisiana-Lafayette Southland 16 11 .593 1979 16 11 .593 16 11 .593
Lenny Fant Louisiana-Monroe A-Sun 23 6 .793 1974 107 52 .673 107 52 .673
Dale Brown Louisiana State SEC 23 6 .793 14 7 Lost Regional Semifinal 1973 104 81 .562 1 1 104 81 .562 1 1
J.D. Barnett Louisiana Tech Southland 17 8 .680 1978 23 29 .442 23 29 .442
Denny Crum Louisville Metro 24 8 .750 4 13 Lost Regional Semifinal 1972 186 52 .782 6 5 2 186 52 .782 6 5 2
Jerry Lyne Loyola (IL) Ind 12 15 .444 1975 53 64 .453 53 64 .453
Dave Benaderet Loyola Marymount WCC 5 21 .192 1974 61 96 .389 61 96 .389
Skip Chappelle Maine Ind 14 10 .583 1972 111 86 .563 111 86 .563
Brian Mahoney Manhattan NJNY7 6 20 .231 1979 6 20 .231 6 20 .231
Hank Raymonds Marquette Ind 22 7 .759 18 10 Lost Regional Semifinal 1978 46 11 .807 2 1 46 11 .807 2 1
Stu Aberdeen Marshall Southern 11 16 .407 1978 25 31 .446 25 31 .446
Kirkland Hall Maryland-Eastern Shore MEAC 7 16 .304 1977 20 47 .299 20 47 .299
Lefty Driesell Maryland ACC 19 11 .633 1970 199 85 .701 2 2 375 150 .714 5 5
Jack Leaman Massachusetts EAA 5 22 .185 1967 217 126 .633 217 126 .633
Glenn Duhon McNeese State Southland 10 17 .370 1978 30 25 .545 30 25 .545
Wayne Yates Memphis Metro 13 15 .464 1975 93 49 .655 1 93 49 .655 1
Bill Bibb Mercer A-Sun 21 6 .778 1975 67 63 .515 67 63 .515
Darrell Hedric Miami (OH) MAC 9 18 .333 1971 148 87 .630 3 1 148 87 .630 3 1
Jud Heathcote Michigan State Big Ten 26 6 .812 7 3 Won National Final 1977 61 28 .685 2 2 1 141 81 .635 3 3 1
Johnny Orr Michigan Big Ten 15 12 .556 8 1969 192 100 .658 4 3 1 231 133 .635 4 3 1
Jimmy Earle Middle Tennessee OVC 16 11 .593 1970 164 103 .614 2 164 103 .614 2
Bob Gottlieb Milwaukee Ind 8 18 .308 1976 53 53 .500 88 74 .543
Jim Dutcher Minnesota Big Ten 11 16 .407 1976 68 39 .636 68 39 .636
Jim Hatfield Mississippi State SEC 19 9 .679 1979 19 9 .679 66 44 .600
Pop Gaines Mississippi Valley State SWAC 15 16 .484 1978 30 36 .455 30 36 .455
Bob Weltlich Mississippi SEC 11 16 .407 1977 32 49 .395 32 49 .395
Norm Stewart Missouri Big 8 13 15 .464 1968 202 126 .616 2 1 202 126 .616 2 1
Bruce Haroldson Montana State Big Sky 15 11 .577 1979 15 11 .577 15 11 .577
Mike Montgomery Montana Big Sky 14 13 .519 1979 14 13 .519 14 13 .519
Wayne Martin Morehead State OVC 14 13 .519 1979 14 13 .519 14 13 .519
Gus Guydon Morgan State MEAC 18 12 .600 1979 18 12 .600 29 22 .569
Ronald Greene Murray State OVC 4 22 .154 1979 4 22 .154 80 74 .519
Bob Hamilton Navy Ind 13 12 .520 1977 40 34 .541 40 34 .541
Joe Cipriano Nebraska Big 8 14 13 .519 1964 235 184 .561 278 219 .559
Jerry Tarkanian Nevada-Las Vegas Ind 21 8 .724 20 1974 143 32 .817 3 3 1 242 49 .832 7 7 1
Jim Carey Nevada WCC 21 7 .750 1977 55 27 .671 55 27 .671
Gerry Friel New Hampshire Ind 10 16 .385 1970 107 141 .431 107 141 .431
Ken Hayes New Mexico State MVC 22 10 .688 Lost First Round 1976 69 46 .600 1 186 115 .618 1
Norm Ellenberger New Mexico WAC 19 10 .655 1973 134 62 .684 2 1 134 62 .684 2 1
Butch van Breda Kolff New Orleans Sun Belt 11 16 .407 1978 32 22 .593 203 87 .700 4 3 1
Dan Raskin Niagara Ind 6 20 .231 1977 33 45 .423 33 45 .423
Gene Littles North Carolina A&T MEAC 20 7 .741 1978 40 15 .727 40 15 .727
Frank Silva North Carolina Central MEAC 6 21 .222 1979 6 21 .222 6 21 .222
Norm Sloan North Carolina State ACC 18 12 .600 12 1967 246 119 .674 2 2 1 388 220 .638 2 2 1
Mel Gibson North Carolina-Wilmington Ind 19 8 .704 1977 54 25 .684 54 25 .684
Dean Smith North Carolina ACC 23 6 .793 16 9 Lost Second Round 1962 386 127 .752 9 6 5 386 127 .752 9 6 5
Bill Blakeley North Texas Ind 11 16 .407 1976 76 32 .704 76 32 .704
Jim Calhoun Northeastern Ind 13 13 .500 1973 94 82 .534 94 82 .534
Joedy Gardner Northern Arizona Big Sky 13 14 .481 1979 13 14 .481 72 67 .518
John McDougal Northern Illinois MAC 14 13 .519 1977 38 43 .469 38 43 .469
Tynes Hildebrand Northwestern State Ind 7 19 .269 1977 36 43 .456 36 43 .456
Rich Falk Northwestern Big Ten 6 21 .222 1979 6 21 .222 6 21 .222
Digger Phelps Notre Dame Ind 24 6 .800 3 4 Lost Regional Final 1972 161 72 .691 6 6 1 187 75 .714 7 7 1
Eldon Miller Ohio State Big Ten 19 12 .613 1977 44 41 .518 130 109 .544 1 1
Dale Bandy Ohio MAC 16 11 .593 1975 61 71 .462 61 71 .462
Paul Hansen Oklahoma City A-Sun 18 11 .621 1974 82 79 .509 82 79 .509
Jim Killingsworth Oklahoma State Big 8 12 15 .444 1978 22 31 .415 131 85 .606 2 1
Dave Bliss Oklahoma Big 8 21 10 .677 16 Lost Regional Semifinal 1976 62 50 .554 1 1 62 50 .554 1 1
Paul Webb Old Dominion Ind 23 7 .767 1977 59 26 .694 59 26 .694
Lake Kelly Oral Roberts Ind 17 10 .630 1978 30 24 .556 140 76 .648 2 1
Ralph Miller Oregon State Pac-10 18 10 .643 1971 145 103 .585 1 1 460 287 .616 3 3
Jim Haney Oregon Pac-10 12 15 .444 1979 12 15 .444 12 15 .444
Stan Morrison Pacific PCAA 18 12 .600 Lost Second Round 1973 100 88 .532 1 100 88 .532 1
Dick Harter Penn State EAA 12 18 .400 1979 12 18 .400 212 144 .596 2 1
Bob Weinhauer Pennsylvania Ivy 25 7 .781 14 Won National Semifinal 1978 45 15 .750 2 2 1 45 15 .750 2 2 1
Gary Colson Pepperdine WCC 22 10 .688 Lost Second Round 1969 153 137 .528 2 1 153 137 .528 2 1
Tim Grgurich Pittsburgh EAA 18 11 .621 1976 52 58 .473 52 58 .473
Glen Kinney Portland State Ind 6 21 .222 1979 6 21 .222 6 21 .222
Jack Avina Portland WCC 18 10 .643 1971 109 134 .449 109 134 .449
Elwood Plummer Prairie View SWAC 17 14 .548 1978 31 27 .534 31 27 .534
Pete Carril Princeton Ivy 14 12 .538 1968 217 98 .689 3 228 110 .675 3
Dave Gavitt Providence Ind 10 16 .385 1970 209 84 .713 5 2 1 227 117 .660 5 2 1
Lee Rose Purdue Big Ten 27 8 .771 15 1979 27 8 .771 99 26 .792 1 1 1
Jack Kraft Rhode Island Ind 20 9 .690 1974 87 75 .537 1 329 171 .658 7 5 1
Mike Schuler Rice SWC 7 20 .259 1978 11 42 .208 24 105 .186
Lou Goetz Richmond Ind 10 16 .385 1979 10 16 .385 10 16 .385
John Carpenter Rider ECC 11 15 .423 1967 167 168 .499 167 168 .499
Tom Weirich Robert Morris Ind 13 14 .481 1977 24 52 .316 24 52 .316
Tom Young Rutgers EAA 22 9 .710 15 18 Lost Regional Semifinal 1974 135 43 .758 3 2 1 196 80 .710 3 2 1
Dave Magarity Saint Francis (PA) Ind 13 13 .500 1979 13 13 .500 13 13 .500
Jim Lynam Saint Joseph's ECC 19 11 .633 1979 19 11 .633 112 101 .526
Ron Ekker Saint Louis Metro 10 17 .370 1979 10 17 .370 74 88 .457
Frank La Porte Saint Mary's (CA) WCC 13 15 .464 1974 69 93 .426 69 93 .426
Bob Kelly Saint Peter's Ind 10 15 .400 1978 18 33 .353 18 33 .353
Fred J. Crowell Samford A-Sun 10 15 .400 1976 28 76 .269 28 76 .269
Tim Vezie San Diego State WAC 15 12 .556 1975 77 62 .554 2 77 62 .554 2
Dan Belluomini San Francisco WCC 22 7 .759 17 12 Lost Regional Semifinal 1979 22 7 .759 1 1 22 7 .759 1 1
Ivan Guevara San Jose State PCAA 7 20 .259 1972 99 117 .458 99 117 .458
Carroll Williams Santa Clara WCC 13 14 .481 1971 126 114 .525 126 114 .525
Jack Schalow Seattle WCC 15 11 .577 1979 15 11 .577 60 67 .472
Bill Raftery Seton Hall NJNY7 16 11 .593 1971 129 112 .535 129 112 .535
Bill Kirsch Siena Ind 14 12 .538 1977 36 37 .493 36 37 .493
Cliff Ellis South Alabama Sun Belt 20 7 .741 Lost Second Round 1976 73 36 .670 1 73 36 .670 1
Tim Autrey South Carolina State MEAC 8 19 .296 1974 83 76 .522 83 76 .522
Frank McGuire South Carolina Ind 15 12 .556 1965 267 131 .671 4 3 533 225 .703 8 6 2
Chip Conner South Florida Sun Belt 14 14 .500 1976 55 54 .505 55 54 .505
Bob Boyd Southern California Pac-10 20 9 .690 13 Lost Second Round 1967 215 132 .620 1 256 145 .638 2 1
Joe Gottfried Southern Illinois MVC 15 13 .536 1979 15 13 .536 15 13 .536
Sonny Allen Southern Methodist SWC 11 16 .407 1976 45 65 .409 72 83 .465
M.K. Turk Southern Mississippi Ind 13 14 .481 1977 37 42 .468 37 42 .468
Carl Stewart Southern SWAC 16 12 .571 1978 39 17 .696 39 17 .696
Jim Satalin St. Bonaventure Ind 19 9 .679 1974 111 55 .669 1 111 55 .669 1
Lou Rossini St. Francis (NY) Ind 14 12 .538 1976 55 48 .534 357 256 .582 4 3 1
Lou Carnesecca St. John's (NY) NJNY7 21 11 .656 17 Lost Regional Final 1966 232 85 .732 7 3 232 85 .732 7 3
Dick DiBiaso Stanford Pac-10 12 15 .444 1976 45 63 .417 45 63 .417
Glenn Wilkes Stetson Ind 15 12 .556 1972 121 90 .573 121 90 .573
Jim Boeheim Syracuse Ind 26 4 .867 9 8 Lost Regional Semifinal 1977 74 14 .841 3 2 74 14 .841 3 2
Don Casey Temple ECC 25 4 .862 Lost First Round 1974 98 66 .598 1 98 66 .598 1
Edward Martin Tennessee State Ind 20 6 .769 1978 31 18 .633 31 18 .633
Cliff Malpass Tennessee Tech OVC 11 15 .423 1977 29 49 .372 29 49 .372
Don DeVoe Tennessee SEC 21 12 .636 Lost Second Round 1979 21 12 .636 1 138 82 .627 2
Shelby Metcalf Texas A&M SWC 24 9 .727 1964 247 171 .591 3 1 247 171 .591 3 1
Bob Snake LeGrand Texas-Arlington Southland 11 16 .407 1977 24 57 .296 24 57 .296
Tim Somerville Texas Christian SWC 6 21 .222 1978 10 43 .189 10 43 .189
Don Haskins Texas-El Paso WAC 11 15 .423 1962 315 151 .676 6 3 1 315 151 .676 6 3 1
Bill White Texas-Pan American A-Sun 13 13 .500 1977 52 26 .667 52 26 .667
Robert Moreland Texas Southern SWAC 13 14 .481 1978 29 24 .547 29 24 .547
Gerald Myers Texas Tech SWC 19 11 .633 1971 159 78 .671 2 1 159 78 .671 2 1
Abe Lemons Texas SWC 21 8 .724 6 Lost Second Round 1977 60 26 .698 1 424 223 .655 8 4
Bob Nichols Toledo MAC 22 8 .733 19 Lost Regional Semifinal 1966 244 115 .680 2 1 244 115 .680 2 1
Roy Danforth Tulane Metro 8 19 .296 1977 23 58 .284 171 129 .570 4 2 1
Jim King Tulsa MVC 13 14 .481 1976 37 71 .343 37 71 .343
Gary Cunningham UCLA Pac-10 25 5 .833 2 2 Lost Regional Final 1978 50 8 .862 2 2 50 8 .862 2 2
Dutch Belnap Utah State PCAA 19 11 .633 Lost First Round 1974 104 60 .634 2 104 60 .634 2
Jerry Pimm Utah WAC 20 10 .667 Lost First Round 1975 101 40 .716 3 2 101 40 .716 3 2
Ken Rochlitz Valparaiso Ind 4 21 .160 1977 23 52 .307 23 52 .307
Wayne Dobbs Vanderbilt SEC 18 9 .667 1977 38 42 .475 69 87 .442
Peter Salzberg Vermont Ind 8 18 .308 1973 74 104 .416 74 104 .416
Rollie Massimino Villanova EAA 13 13 .500 1974 91 80 .532 1 1 91 80 .532 1 1
Dana Kirk Virginia Commonwealth Ind 20 5 .800 1977 57 23 .713 57 23 .713
Charlie Schmaus Virginia Military Institute Southern 12 15 .444 1977 59 26 .694 1 1 59 26 .694 1 1
Charles Moir Virginia Tech Metro 22 9 .710 Lost Second Round 1977 60 27 .690 1 106 60 .639 1
Terry Holland Virginia ACC 19 10 .655 1975 81 60 .574 1 173 103 .627 2
P.J. Carlesimo Wagner Ind 21 7 .750 1977 31 47 .397 31 47 .397
Carl Tacy Wake Forest ACC 12 15 .444 1973 108 84 .562 1 1 131 88 .598 2 1
George Raveling Washington State Pac-10 18 9 .667 1973 95 93 .505 95 93 .505
Marv Harshman Washington Pac-10 11 16 .407 1972 132 82 .617 1 287 263 .522 1
Neil McCarthy Weber State Big Sky 25 9 .735 Lost Second Round 1975 90 45 .667 2 90 45 .667 2
Earl Voss West Chester ECC 8 18 .308 1974 52 100 .342 52 100 .342
Ken Edwards West Texas A&M MVC 8 19 .296 1979 8 19 .296 101 83 .549
Gale Catlett West Virginia EAA 16 12 .571 1979 16 12 .571 142 56 .717 3 1
Steve Cottrell Western Carolina Southern 14 14 .500 1978 21 33 .389 21 33 .389
Gene Keady Western Kentucky OVC 17 11 .607 1979 17 11 .607 17 11 .607
Dick Shilts Western Michigan MAC 7 23 .233 1977 28 56 .333 28 56 .333
Gene Smithson Wichita State MVC 14 14 .500 1979 14 14 .500 80 32 .714
Bruce Parkhill William & Mary Ind 9 17 .346 1978 25 27 .481 25 27 .481
Bill Cofield Wisconsin Big Ten 12 15 .444 1977 29 52 .358 29 52 .358
Jim Brandenburg Wyoming WAC 15 12 .556 1979 15 12 .556 53 28 .654
Tay Baker Xavier Ind 14 13 .519 1974 70 89 .440 195 149 .567 1 1
Ray Carazo Yale Ivy 11 15 .423 1976 32 72 .308 32 72 .308