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Big West Conference Coaches

Known as: Big West Conference, Pacific Coast Athletic Association

Record*: 32 Years, 1119-1336-24, .456 W-L%
*W-L-T adjusted to 1117-1338-24 by NCAA.

Bowls: 23 Bowls, 14-8-1, .630 W-L% (Major Bowls)

Ranked in AP Poll: 0 (Preseason), 0 (Final), 16 (Total)

59 Coaches

W-L-T records at Big West schools
Overall Bowls
Rk Coach From To Yrs School(s) G W L T Pct G W L T Pct Notes
1 George Allen 1990 1990 1 Long Beach State 11 6 5 0 .545 0 0 0 0
2 Pokey Allen 1996 1996 1 Boise State 2 1 1 0 .500 0 0 0 0
3 Dave Arslanian 1998 1999 2 Utah State 22 7 15 0 .318 0 0 0 0
4 Chris Ault 1992 1995 3 Nevada 35 25 10 0 .714 2 0 2 0 .000
5 John Bobo 1993 1995 3 Arkansas State 33 9 23 1 .288 0 0 0 0
6 J.R. Boone 1973 1975 3 Fresno State 34 10 24 0 .294 0 0 0 0
7 Willie Brown 1991 1991 1 Long Beach State 11 2 9 0 .182 0 0 0 0
8 Tom Cable 2000 2000 1 Idaho 11 5 6 0 .455 0 0 0 0
9 Chester Caddas 1972 1978 7 Pacific 78 38 38 2 .500 0 0 0 0
10 Jim Colletto 1975 1979 5 Cal State Fullerton 56 17 38 1 .313 0 0 0 0
11 Bob Cope 1983 1988 6 Pacific 68 22 46 0 .324 0 0 0 0 W-L-T adjusted to 23-45 by NCAA.
12 Don Coryell 1969 1972 4 San Diego State 44 36 8 0 .818 1 1 0 0 1.000
13 Dave Currey 1977 1983 7 Long Beach State 76 40 36 0 .526 0 0 0 0
14 Jack Curtice 1969 1969 1 California-Santa Barbara 10 6 4 0 .600 0 0 0 0
15 Mick Dennehy 2000 2000 1 Utah State 11 5 6 0 .455 0 0 0 0
16 Darrell Dickey 1998 2000 3 North Texas 33 8 25 0 .242 0 0 0 0
17 Jack Elway 1979 1983 5 San Jose State 56 35 20 1 .634 1 0 1 0 .000
18 Claude Gilbert 1973 1989 9 San Diego State, San Jose State 102 63 36 3 .632 2 1 1 0 .500 W-L-T adjusted to 64-35-3 by NCAA.
19 Walt Harris 1989 1991 3 Pacific 35 11 24 0 .314 0 0 0 0
20 Jim Hess 1990 1996 7 New Mexico State 77 22 55 0 .286 0 0 0 0
Overall Bowls
Rk Coach From To Yrs School(s) G W L T Pct G W L T Pct Notes
21 Joe Hollis 1999 2000 2 Arkansas State 22 5 17 0 .227 0 0 0 0
22 Jeff Horton 1993 1995 3 Nevada, Nevada-Las Vegas 34 16 18 0 .471 1 1 0 0 1.000
23 Wayne Howard 1974 1976 3 Long Beach State 33 23 10 0 .697 0 0 0 0
24 Harvey Hyde 1982 1985 4 Nevada-Las Vegas 46 26 19 1 .576 1 1 0 0 1.000 W-L-T adjusted to 15-30-1 by NCAA.
25 DeWayne King 1970 1972 3 San Jose State 31 10 20 1 .339 1 0 1 0 .000
26 Mike Knoll 1986 1989 4 New Mexico State 44 4 40 0 .091 0 0 0 0
27 Dirk Koetter 1998 2000 3 Boise State 36 26 10 0 .722 2 2 0 0 1.000
28 Tom Mason 1996 1996 1 Boise State 10 1 9 0 .100 0 0 0 0
29 Joe McMullen 1969 1970 2 San Jose State 13 3 10 0 .231 0 0 0 0
30 Gene Murphy 1980 1992 13 Cal State Fullerton 149 59 89 1 .399 1 0 1 0 .000 W-L-T adjusted to 60-88-1 by NCAA.
31 Wayne Nunnely 1986 1989 4 Nevada-Las Vegas 44 19 25 0 .432 0 0 0 0
32 Houston Nutt 1997 1997 1 Boise State 11 4 7 0 .364 0 0 0 0
33 Bob Padilla 1978 1979 2 Fresno State 22 7 15 0 .318 0 0 0 0
34 Joe Peace 1993 1995 3 Louisiana Tech 33 10 23 0 .303 0 0 0 0 W-L-T adjusted to 11-22 by NCAA.
35 Chris Pella 1983 1985 3 Utah State 33 9 24 0 .273 0 0 0 0 W-L-T adjusted to 10-23 by NCAA.
36 John Ralston 1993 1995 3 San Jose State 33 8 25 0 .242 0 0 0 0
37 Larry Reisbig 1987 1989 3 Long Beach State 35 11 24 0 .314 0 0 0 0
38 Darryl Rogers 1969 1975 7 Fresno State, San Jose State 78 48 26 4 .641 0 0 0 0
39 Charlie Sadler 1993 1995 3 Northern Illinois 33 11 22 0 .333 0 0 0 0
40 Tony Samuel 1997 2000 4 New Mexico State 44 14 30 0 .318 0 0 0 0
Overall Bowls
Rk Coach From To Yrs School(s) G W L T Pct G W L T Pct Notes
41 Doug Scovil 1969 1969 1 Pacific 10 7 3 0 .700 0 0 0 0
42 Terry Shea 1990 1991 2 San Jose State 23 15 6 2 .696 1 1 0 0 1.000
43 Chuck Shelton 1986 1995 10 Utah State, Pacific 110 41 68 1 .377 0 0 0 0
44 Mike Sheppard 1984 1986 3 Long Beach State 34 16 18 0 .471 0 0 0 0 W-L-T adjusted to 17-17 by NCAA.
45 Matt Simon 1996 1997 2 North Texas 22 9 13 0 .409 0 0 0 0
46 Homer Smith 1970 1971 2 Pacific 22 8 14 0 .364 0 0 0 0
47 John Smith 1995 1997 3 Utah State 34 16 18 0 .471 1 0 1 0 .000
48 Bruce Snyder 1978 1982 5 Utah State 55 30 23 2 .564 0 0 0 0 W-L-T adjusted to 31-22-2 by NCAA.
49 Lynn Stiles 1976 1978 3 San Jose State 34 18 16 0 .529 0 0 0 0
50 Nelson Stokley 1993 1995 3 Louisiana-Lafayette 33 20 13 0 .606 0 0 0 0
51 Jim Strangeland 1969 1973 5 Long Beach State 57 31 24 2 .561 1 0 0 1 .500
52 Jim Strong 1990 1993 4 Nevada-Las Vegas 44 17 27 0 .386 0 0 0 0
53 Jim Sweeney 1976 1991 14 Fresno State 160 112 46 2 .706 5 4 1 0 .800 W-L-T adjusted to 113-45-2 by NCAA.
54 Jeff Tisdel 1996 1999 4 Nevada 45 23 22 0 .511 1 1 0 0 1.000
55 Bob Toledo 1979 1982 4 Pacific 44 14 30 0 .318 0 0 0 0
56 Chris Tormey 1996 1999 4 Idaho 45 27 18 0 .600 1 1 0 0 1.000
57 Ron Turner 1992 1992 1 San Jose State 11 7 4 0 .636 0 0 0 0
58 Charlie Weatherbie 1992 1994 3 Utah State 34 15 19 0 .441 1 1 0 0 1.000
59 Fred Zechman 1984 1985 2 New Mexico State 22 3 19 0 .136 0 0 0 0 W-L-T adjusted to 4-18 by NCAA.