You Are Here > SR/CFB > Awards & Honors > SEC Coach of the Year Winners

SEC Coach of the Year Winners

  • Click on the Year for standings, polls, leaders, and more.
  • Click on the Coach for career record and accomplishments.
  • Click on the School for stats, schedule & results, and more.

Winners

Year Coach School W L T Pct Notes
2013 Gus Malzahn Auburn 12 2 0 .857
2012 Kevin Sumlin Texas A&M 11 2 0 .846
2011 Les Miles Louisiana State 13 1 0 .929
2010 Steve Spurrier South Carolina 9 5 0 .643
2009 Nick Saban Alabama 14 0 0 1.000
2008 Nick Saban Alabama 12 2 0 .857
2007 Sylvester Croom Mississippi State 8 5 0 .615
2006 Houston Nutt Arkansas 10 4 0 .714
2005 Steve Spurrier South Carolina 7 5 0 .583
2004 Tommy Tuberville Auburn 13 0 0 1.000
2003 Nick Saban (tie) Louisiana State 13 1 0 .929
2003 David Cutcliffe (tie) Mississippi 10 3 0 .769
2002 Mark Richt Georgia 13 1 0 .929
2001 Houston Nutt Arkansas 7 5 0 .583
2000 Lou Holtz South Carolina 8 4 0 .667
1999 Mike DuBose Alabama 10 3 0 .769
1998 Phillip Fulmer Tennessee 13 0 0 1.000
1997 Tommy Tuberville Mississippi 8 4 0 .667
1996 Steve Spurrier Florida 12 1 0 .923
1995 Steve Spurrier Florida 12 1 0 .923
1994 Gene Stallings Alabama 12 1 0 .923
1993 Terry Bowden Auburn 11 0 0 1.000
1992 Gene Stallings Alabama 13 0 0 1.000
1991 Gerry DiNardo Vanderbilt 5 6 0 .455
1990 Steve Spurrier Florida 9 2 0 .818
1989 Bill Curry Alabama 10 2 0 .833
1988 Pat Dye Auburn 10 2 0 .833
1987 Pat Dye Auburn 9 1 2 .833
1986 Bill Arnsparger Louisiana State 9 3 0 .750
1985 Johnny Majors Tennessee 9 1 2 .833
1984 Galen Hall Florida 8 0 0 1.000
1983 Billy Brewer (tie) Mississippi 6 6 0 .500 W-L-T adjusted to 7-5 by NCAA.
1983 Jerry Claiborne (tie) Kentucky 6 5 1 .542
1982 Jerry Stovall Louisiana State 8 3 1 .708
1981 Bear Bryant Alabama 9 2 1 .792
1980 Vince Dooley Georgia 12 0 0 1.000
1979 Bear Bryant Alabama 12 0 0 1.000
1978 Bear Bryant Alabama 11 1 0 .917
1977 Fran Curci Kentucky 10 1 0 .909
1976 Vince Dooley Georgia 10 2 0 .833
1975 Ken Cooper Mississippi 6 5 0 .545
1974 Steve Sloan Vanderbilt 7 3 2 .667
1973 Bear Bryant Alabama 11 1 0 .917
1972 Ralph Jordan Auburn 10 1 0 .909
1971 Bear Bryant Alabama 11 1 0 .917
1970 Charles Shira Mississippi State 6 5 0 .545
1969 Charles McClendon Louisiana State 9 1 0 .900
1968 Vince Dooley Georgia 8 1 2 .818
1967 Doug Dickey Tennessee 9 2 0 .818
1966 Vince Dooley Georgia 10 1 0 .909
1965 Bear Bryant Alabama 9 1 1 .864
1964 Bear Bryant Alabama 10 1 0 .909
1963 Paul Davis Mississippi State 7 2 2 .727
1962 John Vaught Mississippi 10 0 0 1.000
1961 Bear Bryant Alabama 11 0 0 1.000
1960 John Vaught Mississippi 10 0 1 .955
1959 Bear Bryant Alabama 7 2 2 .727
1958 Paul Dietzel Louisiana State 11 0 0 1.000
1957 Ralph Jordan Auburn 10 0 0 1.000
1956 Bowden Wyatt Tennessee 10 1 0 .909
1955 John Vaught Mississippi 10 1 0 .909
1954 John Vaught Mississippi 9 2 0 .818
1953 Ralph Jordan Auburn 7 3 1 .682
1952 Bobby Dodd Georgia Tech 12 0 0 1.000
1951 Bob Neyland Tennessee 10 1 0 .909
1950 Bear Bryant Kentucky 11 1 0 .917
1949 Gaynell Tinsley Louisiana State 8 3 0 .727
1948 John Vaught Mississippi 8 1 0 .889
1947 John Vaught Mississippi 9 2 0 .818
1946 Wallace Butts Georgia 11 0 0 1.000
1945 Frank Thomas Alabama 10 0 0 1.000
1944 John Barnhill Tennessee 7 1 1 .833
1942 Wallace Butts Georgia 11 1 0 .917
1941 Red Sanders Vanderbilt 8 2 0 .800
1940 Allyn McKeen Mississippi State 10 0 1 .955
1939 William Alexander Georgia Tech 8 2 0 .800
1938 Bob Neyland Tennessee 11 0 0 1.000
1937 Ray Morrison Vanderbilt 7 2 0 .778
1936 Bob Neyland Tennessee 6 2 2 .700
1935 Jack Meagher Auburn 8 2 0 .800