Assists Single Season Leaders and Records

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Leaders are based on stats from the 1985-86 through 2019-20 seasons.
Not all leaderboards are available for seasons prior to 1992-93.

Statistical coverage for seasons prior to 1992-93 is mostly complete, however there are a small number of unknown player records.

Since 1985-86

Since 1985-86 Table
Rank Player AST Season School
1.Mark Wade 406 1986-87 Nevada-Las Vegas
2.Avery Johnson 399 1987-88 Southern
3.Anthony Manuel 373 1987-88 Bradley
4.Kendall Marshall 351 2011-12 North Carolina
5.Avery Johnson 333 1986-87 Southern
6.Ja Morant 331 2018-19 Murray State
7.Mark Jackson 328 1985-86 St. John's (NY)
8.Scott Machado 327 2011-12 Iona
9.Sherman Douglas 326 1988-89 Syracuse
10.Kay Felder 324 2015-16 Oakland
11.Sam Crawford 310 1992-93 New Mexico State
 Greg Anthony 310 1990-91 Nevada-Las Vegas
13.Craig Neal 303 1987-88 Georgia Tech
14.Keith Jennings 301 1990-91 East Tennessee State
15.Doug Gottlieb 299 1998-99 Oklahoma State
 Chris Corchiani 299 1990-91 North Carolina State
17.Keith Jennings 297 1989-90 East Tennessee State
18.Ahlon Lewis 294 1997-98 Arizona State
 Howard Evans 294 1987-88 Temple
20.Jason Richards 293 2007-08 Davidson
 Doug Gottlieb 293 1999-00 Oklahoma State
22.Cassius Winston 291 2018-19 Michigan State
 Michael Carter-Williams 291 2012-13 Syracuse
24.Johnathon Jones 290 2008-09 Oakland
25.Jason Brickman 289 2013-14 Long Island University
 Jason Brickman 289 2012-13 Long Island University
 Bobby Hurley 289 1990-91 Duke
 Greg Anthony 289 1989-90 Nevada-Las Vegas
 Sherman Douglas 289 1986-87 Syracuse
30.Bobby Hurley 288 1989-90 Duke
 Sherman Douglas 288 1987-88 Syracuse
32.Jared Jordan 286 2006-07 Marist
 Steve Blake 286 2001-02 Maryland
 Markus Carr 286 2000-01 Cal State Northridge
35.Kenny Anderson 285 1989-90 Georgia Tech
36.Emmett Naar 284 2017-18 Saint Mary's (CA)
 Ed Cota 284 1999-00 North Carolina
 Nelson Haggerty 284 1994-95 Baylor
39.Terrell Lowery 283 1990-91 Loyola Marymount
 Mark Wade 283 1985-86 Nevada-Las Vegas
41.Devonte' Graham 282 2017-18 Kansas
 Sam Crawford 282 1991-92 New Mexico State
43.Jordan McLaughlin 281 2017-18 Southern California
 Scott Machado 281 2010-11 Iona
 Lazarus Sims 281 1995-96 Syracuse
46.Mark Dickel 280 1999-00 Nevada-Las Vegas
 Ricky Grace 280 1987-88 Oklahoma
48.Trae Young 279 2017-18 Oklahoma
49.Speedy Smith 278 2013-14 Louisiana Tech
 Glenn Williams 278 1988-89 Holy Cross
 Cedric Hunter 278 1985-86 Kansas
52.Muggsy Bogues 276 1986-87 Wake Forest
53.Kyle Collinsworth 275 2015-16 Brigham Young
 Jaaron Simmons 275 2015-16 Ohio
 Jim Les 275 1985-86 Bradley
56.Lonzo Ball 274 2016-17 UCLA
 Mateen Cleaves 274 1998-99 Michigan State
 Ed Cota 274 1997-98 North Carolina
 Tony Miller 274 1993-94 Marquette
60.T.J. Ford 273 2001-02 Texas
61.Jason Kidd 272 1993-94 University of California
62.Corey Gaines 271 1987-88 Loyola Marymount
63.Levance Fields 270 2008-09 Pittsburgh
 Tony Fairley 270 1986-87 Charleston Southern
65.Jordan Johnson 267 2015-16 Milwaukee
 Speedy Smith 267 2014-15 Louisiana Tech
67.Chris Corchiani 266 1988-89 North Carolina State
68.David Edwards 265 1993-94 Texas A&M
69.Deron Williams 264 2004-05 Illinois
 Aaron Mitchell 264 1989-90 Louisiana
71.D.J. Cooper 263 2010-11 Ohio
72.Bobby Hurley 262 1992-93 Duke
 Otis Livingston 262 1989-90 Idaho
 Grayson Marshall 262 1985-86 Clemson
 Andre Turner 262 1985-86 Memphis
76.Ronald Moore 261 2009-10 Siena
77.Tyler Strange 260 2014-15 Gardner-Webb
 Trey Burke 260 2012-13 Michigan
 Todd Lehmann 260 1989-90 Drexel
 Andre Van Drost 260 1986-87 Wagner
81.Danny Tiredo 259 1990-91 Jacksonville
82.Arnold Bernard 257 1990-91 Missouri State
83.Larry Drew 256 2012-13 UCLA
 Greg Davis 256 2003-04 Troy
 Andre Owens 256 1994-95 Oklahoma State
86.Pierre Jackson 255 2012-13 Baylor
 Jesse Sanders 255 2011-12 Liberty
 Duane Washington 255 1986-87 Middle Tennessee
89.Alex Robinson 254 2018-19 Texas Christian
 Demetri McCamey 254 2009-10 Illinois
 Jonny Flynn 254 2008-09 Syracuse
 T.J. Ford 254 2002-03 Texas
 Van Usher 254 1991-92 Tennessee Tech
94.Kai Toews 253 2018-19 North Carolina-Wilmington
 Jerian Grant 253 2014-15 Notre Dame
 Taliek Brown 253 2003-04 Connecticut
 Mark Woods 253 1992-93 Wright State
 Frank Smith 253 1985-86 Old Dominion
99.Kay Felder 252 2014-15 Oakland
 Aaron Miles 252 2001-02 Kansas
 Chris Thomas 252 2001-02 Notre Dame
 Omar Cook 252 2000-01 St. John's (NY)

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