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John Cooper

Career Record: 24 Years, 192-84-6, .691 Pct. (*at major schools)
Bowl Record: 14 Bowls, 5-9, .357 Pct. (*in major bowls)

As Player

Coaching Record

Year School G W L T Pct SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Post Bowl Notes
1977 Tulsa 11 3 8 0 .273 -15.87 -2.33
1978 Tulsa 11 9 2 0 .818 6.59 -2.41
1979 Tulsa 11 6 5 0 .545 -1.79 -1.06
1980 Tulsa 11 8 3 0 .727 4.36 -1.92
1981 Tulsa 11 6 5 0 .545 4.81 -0.20
1982 Tulsa 11 10 1 0 .909 5.53 -7.01 19
1983 Tulsa 11 8 3 0 .727 -0.66 -9.02
1984 Tulsa 11 6 5 0 .545 -1.92 -4.65
1985 Arizona State 12 8 4 0 .667 10.82 3.07 Holiday Bowl-L
1986 Arizona State 12 10 1 1 .875 18.23 6.40 4 4 Rose Bowl-W
1987 Arizona State 12 7 4 1 .625 8.68 3.18 14 12 20 Freedom Bowl-W
1988 Ohio State 11 4 6 1 .409 1.78 5.24 18
1989 Ohio State 12 8 4 0 .667 7.70 2.70 25 20 24 Hall of Fame Bowl-L
1990 Ohio State 12 7 4 1 .625 10.96 3.30 17 15 Liberty Bowl-L
1991 Ohio State 12 8 4 0 .667 8.90 2.15 23 11 Hall of Fame Bowl-L
1992 Ohio State 12 8 3 1 .708 13.15 3.90 19 12 18 Citrus Bowl-L
1993 Ohio State 12 10 1 1 .875 16.35 5.93 17 3 11 Holiday Bowl-W
1994 Ohio State 13 9 4 0 .692 15.60 6.60 20 13 14 Citrus Bowl-L
1995 Ohio State 13 11 2 0 .846 23.75 8.60 12 2 6 Citrus Bowl-L
1996 Ohio State 12 11 1 0 .917 22.45 6.95 9 2 2 Rose Bowl-W
1997 Ohio State 13 10 3 0 .769 17.41 4.18 9 4 12 Sugar Bowl-L
1998 Ohio State 12 11 1 0 .917 23.02 4.77 1 1 2 Sugar Bowl-W
1999 Ohio State 12 6 6 0 .500 7.64 7.39 9 9
2000 Ohio State 12 8 4 0 .667 10.97 4.13 16 6 Outback Bowl-L
Overall 282 192 84 6 .691 9.10 2.08
Tulsa 88 56 32 0 .636 0.13 -3.57
Arizona State 36 25 9 2 .722 12.58 4.21
Ohio State 158 111 43 4 .715 13.82 5.06

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Includes seasons at major schools

Consensus All-Americans
David Fulcher (1985)
Eddie George (1995)
Terry Glenn (1995)
Andy Katzenmoyer (1997)
Randall Mcdaniel (1987)
Rob Murphy (1998)
Orlando Pace (1995-1996)
Shawn Springs (1996)
Korey Stringer (1994)
Danny Villa (1986)
Mike Vrabel (1996)
Dan Wilkinson (1993)
Antoine Winfield (1998)

Awards and Honors
1986 Pac-10 Coach of the Year

Games
1985 Arizona State 12 (#3)
1986 Arizona State 12 (#5)
1987 Arizona State 12 (#7)
1989 Ohio State 12 (#6)
1990 Ohio State 12 (#9)
1991 Ohio State 12 (#8)
1992 Ohio State 12 (#9)
1993 Ohio State 12 (#8)
1994 Ohio State 13 (#1)
1995 Ohio State 13 (#1)
1996 Ohio State 12 (#8)
1997 Ohio State 13 (#1)
2000 Ohio State 12 (#10)
Career 282 (#29)

Wins
1978 Tulsa 9 (#8)
1982 Tulsa 10 (#6)
1986 Arizona State 10 (#5)
1993 Ohio State 10 (#7)
1995 Ohio State 11 (#3)
1996 Ohio State 11 (#3)
1997 Ohio State 10 (#7)
1998 Ohio State 11 (#5)
Career 192 (#18)

Losses
Career 84 (#79)

Win-Loss Percentage
1978 Tulsa .818 (#7)
1982 Tulsa .909 (#6)
1986 Arizona State .875 (#4)
1993 Ohio State .875 (#6)
1995 Ohio State .846 (#5)
1996 Ohio State .917 (#3)
1998 Ohio State .917 (#5)
Career .691 (#75)

Bowl Games
Career 14 (#22)

Bowl Wins
Career 5 (#59)

Bowl Losses
Career 9 (#11)

Bowl Win-Loss Percentage
Career .357 (#54)