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Southeastern Conference Coaches

Known as: Southeastern Conference

Record*: 82 Years, 5851-4064-293, .588 W-L%
*W-L-T adjusted to 5819-4079-289 by NCAA.

Bowls: 386 Bowls, 213-164-9, .563 W-L% (Major Bowls)

Ranked in AP Poll: 262 (Preseason), 305 (Final), 4334 (Total)

148 Coaches

W-L-T records at SEC schools
Overall Bowls
Rk Coach From To Yrs School(s) G W L T Pct G W L T Pct Notes
1 William Alexander 1933 1944 12 Georgia Tech 123 64 54 5 .541 4 2 2 0 .500
2 Mike Archer 1987 1990 4 Louisiana State 46 27 18 1 .598 2 1 1 0 .500
3 Bill Arnsparger 1984 1986 3 Louisiana State 36 26 8 2 .750 3 0 3 0 .000
4 Doug Barfield 1976 1980 5 Auburn 55 27 27 1 .500 0 0 0 0 W-L-T adjusted to 29-25-1 by NCAA.
5 John Barnhill 1941 1945 4 Tennessee 39 32 5 2 .846 2 1 1 0 .500
6 Doby Bartling 1945 1945 1 Vanderbilt 9 3 6 0 .333 0 0 0 0
7 Bill Battle 1970 1976 7 Tennessee 83 59 22 2 .723 5 4 1 0 .800
8 Emory Bellard 1979 1985 7 Mississippi State 79 37 42 0 .468 2 1 1 0 .500
9 Bret Bielema 2013 2014 2 Arkansas 12 3 9 0 .250 0 0 0 0
10 Terry Bowden 1993 1998 6 Auburn 65 47 17 1 .731 3 2 1 0 .667
11 Charley Bradshaw 1962 1968 7 Kentucky 70 25 41 4 .386 0 0 0 0
12 Billy Brewer 1983 1993 11 Mississippi 126 66 57 3 .536 5 3 2 0 .600 W-L-T adjusted to 68-55-3 by NCAA.
13 W.H. Britton 1935 1935 1 Tennessee 9 4 5 0 .444 0 0 0 0
14 Rich Brooks 2003 2009 7 Kentucky 86 39 47 0 .453 4 3 1 0 .750
15 Earl Brown 1948 1950 3 Auburn 29 3 22 4 .172 0 0 0 0
16 Watson Brown 1986 1990 5 Vanderbilt 55 10 45 0 .182 0 0 0 0
17 Bear Bryant 1946 1982 33 Kentucky, Alabama 375 292 69 14 .797 28 15 11 2 .571
18 Wallace Butts 1939 1960 22 Georgia 235 140 86 9 .615 8 5 2 1 .688
19 Robbie Caldwell 2010 2010 1 Vanderbilt 12 2 10 0 .167 0 0 0 0
20 Jim Chaney 2012 2012 1 Tennessee 1 1 0 0 1.000 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 Gene Chizik 2009 2012 4 Auburn 52 33 19 0 .635 3 3 0 0 1.000
22 Jerry Claiborne 1982 1989 8 Kentucky 90 41 46 3 .472 2 1 1 0 .500
23 Heck Clark 1933 1939 7 Sewanee 60 13 46 1 .225 0 0 0 0
24 Josh Cody 1936 1939 4 Florida 43 17 24 2 .419 0 0 0 0
25 Blanton Collier 1954 1961 8 Kentucky 80 41 36 3 .531 0 0 0 0
26 Ken Cooper 1974 1977 4 Mississippi 44 19 25 0 .432 0 0 0 0 W-L-T adjusted to 21-23 by NCAA.
27 Ted Cox 1933 1935 3 Tulane 31 22 8 1 .726 1 1 0 0 1.000
28 Sylvester Croom 2004 2008 5 Mississippi State 59 21 38 0 .356 1 1 0 0 1.000
29 Jack Crowe 1992 1992 1 Arkansas 1 0 1 0 .000 0 0 0 0
30 Fran Curci 1973 1981 9 Kentucky 100 46 52 2 .470 1 1 0 0 1.000 W-L-T adjusted to 47-51-2 by NCAA.
31 Bill Curry 1987 1996 10 Alabama, Kentucky 114 52 62 0 .456 4 1 3 0 .250
32 David Cutcliffe 1998 2004 7 Mississippi 73 44 29 0 .603 5 4 1 0 .800
33 Gary Darnell 1989 1989 1 Florida 7 3 4 0 .429 1 0 1 0 .000
34 Paul Davis 1962 1966 5 Mississippi State 50 20 28 2 .420 1 1 0 0 1.000
35 Red Dawson 1936 1941 6 Tulane 59 36 19 4 .644 1 0 1 0 .000
36 Doug Dickey 1964 1978 15 Tennessee, Florida 168 104 58 6 .637 9 2 7 0 .222
37 Paul Dietzel 1955 1961 7 Louisiana State 73 46 24 3 .651 3 2 1 0 .667
38 Gerry DiNardo 1991 1999 9 Vanderbilt, Louisiana State 102 51 50 1 .505 3 3 0 0 1.000 W-L-T adjusted to 52-49-1 by NCAA.
39 Bobby Dodd 1945 1963 19 Georgia Tech 205 142 56 7 .710 11 8 3 0 .727
40 Jim Donnan 1996 2000 5 Georgia 59 40 19 0 .678 4 4 0 0 1.000
Overall Bowls
Rk Coach From To Yrs School(s) G W L T Pct G W L T Pct Notes
41 Derek Dooley 2010 2012 3 Tennessee 36 15 21 0 .417 1 0 1 0 .000
42 Vince Dooley 1964 1988 25 Georgia 288 201 77 10 .715 20 8 10 2 .450
43 Ron Dowhower 1995 1996 2 Vanderbilt 22 4 18 0 .182 0 0 0 0
44 Red Drew 1946 1954 9 Mississippi, Alabama 98 56 35 7 .607 3 1 2 0 .333
45 Mike DuBose 1997 2000 4 Alabama 47 24 23 0 .511 2 0 2 0 .000
46 Joe Lee Dunn 1994 1994 1 Mississippi 11 4 7 0 .364 0 0 0 0
47 Pat Dye 1981 1992 12 Auburn 142 99 39 4 .711 9 6 2 1 .722
48 Bill Edwards 1949 1952 4 Vanderbilt 42 21 19 2 .524 0 0 0 0
49 Rockey Felker 1986 1990 5 Mississippi State 55 21 34 0 .382 0 0 0 0
50 Danny Ford 1993 1997 5 Arkansas 57 25 31 1 .447 1 0 1 0 .000 W-L-T adjusted to 26-30-1 by NCAA.
51 Dennis Franchione 2001 2002 2 Alabama 25 17 8 0 .680 1 1 0 0 1.000
52 James Franklin 2011 2013 3 Vanderbilt 39 24 15 0 .615 3 2 1 0 .667
53 Hugh Freeze 2012 2014 3 Mississippi 26 15 11 0 .577 2 2 0 0 1.000
54 Henry Frnka 1946 1951 6 Tulane 58 31 23 4 .569 0 0 0 0
55 Phillip Fulmer 1992 2008 17 Tennessee 204 151 52 1 .743 15 8 7 0 .533 W-L-T adjusted to 152-52 by NCAA.
56 Harry Gamage 1933 1933 1 Kentucky 10 5 5 0 .500 0 0 0 0
57 Ray Goff 1989 1995 7 Georgia 81 46 34 1 .574 4 2 2 0 .500
58 Ray Graves 1960 1969 10 Florida 105 70 31 4 .686 5 4 1 0 .800
59 Jack Green 1963 1966 4 Vanderbilt 40 7 29 4 .225 0 0 0 0
60 Johnny Griffith 1961 1963 3 Georgia 30 10 16 4 .400 0 0 0 0
Overall Bowls
Rk Coach From To Yrs School(s) G W L T Pct G W L T Pct Notes
61 Arthur Guepe 1953 1962 10 Vanderbilt 100 39 54 7 .425 1 1 0 0 1.000
62 Galen Hall 1984 1989 6 Florida 59 40 18 1 .686 2 1 1 0 .500
63 Curley Hallman 1991 1994 4 Louisiana State 44 16 28 0 .364 0 0 0 0
64 Reggie Herring 2007 2007 1 Arkansas 1 0 1 0 .000 1 0 1 0 .000
65 Lou Holtz 1999 2004 6 South Carolina 70 33 37 0 .471 2 2 0 0 1.000
66 Joel Hunt 1938 1938 1 Georgia 10 5 4 1 .550 0 0 0 0
67 Bobby Johnson 2002 2009 8 Vanderbilt 95 29 66 0 .305 1 1 0 0 1.000
68 Biff Jones 1933 1934 2 Louisiana State 21 14 2 5 .786 0 0 0 0
69 Butch Jones 2013 2014 2 Tennessee 12 5 7 0 .417 0 0 0 0
70 Ralph Jordan 1951 1975 25 Auburn 265 175 83 7 .674 12 5 7 0 .417 W-L-T adjusted to 176-83-6 by NCAA.
71 Lane Kiffin 2009 2009 1 Tennessee 13 7 6 0 .538 1 0 1 0 .000
72 Billy Kinard 1971 1973 3 Mississippi 25 16 9 0 .640 1 1 0 0 1.000
73 Joe Kines 1992 2006 2 Arkansas, Alabama 11 3 7 1 .318 1 0 1 0 .000
74 A.D. Kirwan 1938 1944 6 Kentucky 56 24 28 4 .464 0 0 0 0
75 Tom Lieb 1940 1945 5 Florida 47 20 26 1 .436 0 0 0 0
76 George MacIntyre 1979 1985 7 Vanderbilt 78 25 52 1 .327 1 0 1 0 .000
77 Johnny Majors 1977 1992 16 Tennessee 186 116 62 8 .645 11 7 4 0 .636
78 Gus Malzahn 2013 2014 2 Auburn 14 12 2 0 .857 1 0 1 0 .000
79 Charles McClendon 1962 1979 18 Louisiana State 203 135 61 7 .682 13 7 6 0 .538 W-L-T adjusted to 137-59-7 by NCAA.
80 Jim McDonald 1963 1963 1 Tennessee 10 5 5 0 .500 0 0 0 0
Overall Bowls
Rk Coach From To Yrs School(s) G W L T Pct G W L T Pct Notes
81 Dan McGugin 1933 1934 2 Vanderbilt 19 10 6 3 .605 0 0 0 0
82 Ross McKechnie 1933 1934 2 Mississippi State 20 7 12 1 .375 0 0 0 0
83 Allyn McKeen 1939 1948 9 Mississippi State 87 65 19 3 .764 1 1 0 0 1.000
84 Jack Meagher 1934 1942 9 Auburn 95 48 37 10 .558 2 1 0 1 .750
85 Harry Mehre 1933 1945 12 Georgia, Mississippi 117 71 42 4 .624 0 0 0 0
86 Urban Meyer 2005 2010 6 Florida 80 65 15 0 .813 6 5 1 0 .833
87 Les Miles 2005 2014 10 Louisiana State 119 95 24 0 .798 9 6 3 0 .667
88 Bernie Moore 1935 1947 13 Louisiana State 128 83 39 6 .672 5 1 3 1 .300
89 Ray Morrison 1935 1939 5 Vanderbilt 47 25 20 2 .553 0 0 0 0
90 Guy Morriss 2001 2002 2 Kentucky 23 9 14 0 .391 0 0 0 0
91 Slick Morton 1949 1951 3 Mississippi State 27 8 18 1 .315 0 0 0 0
92 Dan Mullen 2009 2014 6 Mississippi State 64 36 28 0 .563 4 3 1 0 .750
93 Hal Mumme 1997 2000 4 Kentucky 46 20 26 0 .435 2 0 2 0 .000
94 Will Muschamp 2011 2014 4 Florida 38 22 16 0 .579 2 1 1 0 .500
95 Spike Nelson 1938 1938 1 Mississippi State 10 4 6 0 .400 0 0 0 0
96 Bob Neyland 1933 1952 14 Tennessee 148 112 29 7 .780 7 2 5 0 .286
97 Houston Nutt 1998 2011 14 Arkansas, Mississippi 173 99 74 0 .572 9 4 5 0 .444
98 Tommy O'Boyle 1962 1965 4 Tulane 40 6 33 1 .163 0 0 0 0
99 Bill Oliver 1998 1998 1 Auburn 5 2 3 0 .400 0 0 0 0
100 Ed Orgeron 2005 2007 3 Mississippi 35 10 25 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
101 Bill Pace 1967 1972 6 Vanderbilt 63 22 38 3 .373 0 0 0 0
102 Fred Pancoast 1975 1978 4 Vanderbilt 44 13 31 0 .295 0 0 0 0
103 Charley Pell 1979 1984 6 Florida 62 33 26 3 .556 4 2 2 0 .500
104 Ray Perkins 1983 1986 4 Alabama 48 32 15 1 .677 3 3 0 0 1.000
105 Bobby Petrino 2008 2011 4 Arkansas 51 34 17 0 .667 3 2 1 0 .667
106 Joker Phillips 2010 2012 3 Kentucky 37 13 24 0 .351 1 0 1 0 .000
107 Andy Pilney 1954 1961 8 Tulane 80 25 49 6 .350 0 0 0 0
108 Gary Pinkel 2012 2014 3 Missouri 26 17 9 0 .654 1 1 0 0 1.000
109 John Ray 1969 1972 4 Kentucky 43 10 33 0 .233 0 0 0 0
110 Mark Richt 2001 2014 14 Georgia 171 126 45 0 .737 13 8 5 0 .615
111 Harvey Robinson 1953 1954 2 Tennessee 21 10 10 1 .500 0 0 0 0
112 Darrell Royal 1954 1955 2 Mississippi State 20 12 8 0 .600 0 0 0 0
113 Nick Saban 2000 2014 13 Louisiana State, Alabama 158 127 31 0 .804 12 8 4 0 .667 W-L-T adjusted to 122-31 by NCAA.
114 Red Sanders 1940 1948 6 Vanderbilt 60 36 22 2 .617 0 0 0 0
115 Ralph Sasse 1935 1937 3 Mississippi State 32 20 10 2 .656 1 0 1 0 .000
116 Brad Scott 1994 1998 5 South Carolina 56 23 32 1 .420 1 1 0 0 1.000
117 Jackie Sherrill 1991 2003 13 Mississippi State 152 74 76 2 .493 6 2 4 0 .333 W-L-T adjusted to 75-75-2 by NCAA.
118 Charles Shira 1967 1972 6 Mississippi State 63 16 45 2 .270 0 0 0 0
119 Bernie Shively 1945 1945 1 Kentucky 10 2 8 0 .200 0 0 0 0
120 Mike Shula 2003 2006 4 Alabama 49 26 23 0 .531 2 1 1 0 .500 W-L-T adjusted to 10-23 by NCAA.
Overall Bowls
Rk Coach From To Yrs School(s) G W L T Pct G W L T Pct Notes
121 Claude Simons 1942 1945 4 Tulane 31 13 17 1 .435 0 0 0 0
122 Steve Sloan 1973 1982 7 Vanderbilt, Mississippi 78 32 43 3 .429 1 0 0 1 .500
123 John Smith 2012 2012 1 Arkansas 12 4 8 0 .333 0 0 0 0
124 Steve Spurrier 1990 2014 22 Florida, South Carolina 266 199 66 1 .750 19 10 9 0 .526
125 Gene Stallings 1990 1996 7 Alabama 87 70 16 1 .810 6 5 1 0 .833 W-L-T adjusted to 62-25 by NCAA.
126 Dutch Stanley 1933 1935 3 Florida 29 14 13 2 .517 0 0 0 0
127 Mark Stoops 2013 2014 2 Kentucky 12 2 10 0 .167 0 0 0 0
128 Jerry Stovall 1980 1983 4 Louisiana State 45 22 21 2 .511 1 0 1 0 .000
129 Charlie Strong 2004 2004 1 Florida 1 0 1 0 .000 1 0 1 0 .000
130 Kevin Sumlin 2012 2014 3 Texas A&M 26 20 6 0 .769 2 2 0 0 1.000
131 Frank Thomas 1933 1946 13 Alabama 126 98 21 7 .806 6 4 2 0 .667
132 Gaynell Tinsley 1948 1954 7 Louisiana State 75 35 34 6 .507 1 0 1 0 .000
133 Tommy Tuberville 1995 2008 14 Mississippi, Auburn 170 110 60 0 .647 9 6 3 0 .667
134 Bob Tyler 1973 1978 6 Mississippi State 67 39 25 3 .604 1 1 0 0 1.000 W-L-T adjusted to 21-44-2 by NCAA.
135 John Vaught 1947 1973 25 Mississippi 263 190 61 12 .745 18 10 8 0 .556
136 Carl Voyles 1944 1947 4 Auburn 37 15 22 0 .405 0 0 0 0
137 Ed Walker 1933 1937 5 Mississippi 55 28 21 6 .564 1 0 1 0 .000
138 Wade Walker 1956 1961 6 Mississippi State 56 22 32 2 .411 0 0 0 0
139 Murray Warmath 1952 1953 2 Mississippi State 19 10 6 3 .605 0 0 0 0
140 Jennings Whitworth 1955 1957 3 Alabama 30 4 24 2 .167 0 0 0 0
Overall Bowls
Rk Coach From To Yrs School(s) G W L T Pct G W L T Pct Notes
141 Woody Widenhofer 1997 2001 5 Vanderbilt 55 15 40 0 .273 0 0 0 0
142 Raymond Wolf 1946 1953 6 Florida, Tulane 59 19 37 3 .347 0 0 0 0
143 Bob Woodruff 1950 1959 10 Florida 101 53 42 6 .554 2 1 1 0 .500
144 Sparky Woods 1992 1993 2 South Carolina 22 9 13 0 .409 0 0 0 0 W-L-T adjusted to 10-12 by NCAA.
145 Bowden Wyatt 1955 1962 8 Tennessee 82 49 29 4 .622 2 1 1 0 .500
146 C.A. Wynne 1934 1937 4 Kentucky 39 20 19 0 .513 0 0 0 0
147 Chet Wynne 1933 1933 1 Auburn 10 5 5 0 .500 0 0 0 0
148 Ron Zook 2002 2004 3 Florida 37 23 14 0 .622 2 0 2 0 .000