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Brian Kelly

Career Record: 11 Years, 81-33, .711 Pct. (*at major schools)
Bowl Record: 6 Bowls, 3-3, .500 Pct. (*in major bowls)

Coaching Record

Year School G W L T Pct SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Post Bowl Notes
2004 Central Michigan 11 4 7 0 .364 -17.07 -8.98
2005 Central Michigan 11 6 5 0 .545 -0.42 -1.69
2006 Central Michigan 13 9 4 0 .692 2.35 -5.15
2006 Cincinnati 1 1 0 0 1.000 5.29 3.29 International Bowl-W
2007 Cincinnati 13 10 3 0 .769 13.40 0.48 15 17 PapaJohns.com Bowl-W
2008 Cincinnati 14 11 3 0 .786 6.03 -0.19 12 17 Orange Bowl-L
2009 Cincinnati 12 12 0 0 1.000 14.23 1.77 4 8
2010 Notre Dame 13 8 5 0 .615 10.35 5.04 Sun Bowl-W
2011 Notre Dame 13 8 5 0 .615 11.06 4.44 16 16 Champs Sports Bowl-L
2012 Notre Dame 13 12 1 0 .923 16.98 6.14 1 4 BCS Championship-L
2013 Notre Dame 12 0 0 0 12.31 7.31 14 14 20
2014 Notre Dame
Overall 126 81 33 0 .711 6.77 1.13
Central Michigan 35 19 16 0 .543 -5.05 -5.27
Cincinnati 40 34 6 0 .850 9.74 1.34
Notre Dame 51 28 11 0 .718 12.67 5.73

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Includes seasons at major schools
Consensus All-Americans
Kevin Huber (2007-2008)
Manti Te'O (2012)
Awards and Honors
2007 Big East Coach of the Year
2008 Big East Coach of the Year
2009 Big East Coach of the Year
2009 Home Depot Coach of the Year Award
2012 AFCA Coach of the Year Award
2012 AP Coach of the Year Award
2012 Eddie Robinson Coach of the Year Award
2012 Home Depot Coach of the Year Award
2012 Paul "Bear" Bryant Coach of the Year Award
2012 Walter Camp Coach of the Year Award
Games
2007 Cincinnati 13 (#10)
2008 Cincinnati 14 (#1)
2013 Notre Dame 12 (#4)
Wins
2008 Cincinnati 11 (#9)
2009 Cincinnati 12 (#5)
2012 Notre Dame 12 (#2)
Career 81 (#207)
Win-Loss Percentage
2012 Notre Dame .923 (#3)
Career .711 (#59)
Bowl Games
Career 6 (#116)
Bowl Wins
Career 3 (#105)
Bowl Losses
Career 3 (#93)