Seasons where the school was classified as a major school (i.e., Division I or equivalent).

* Indicates season for which the school's overall and/or conference record has been adjusted by penalty. See our database of forfeits and vacated games.

118 Seasons

  • SRS back to 1949-50
118 Seasons Table
  Overall Conference  
Rk Season Conf W L W-L% W L W-L% SRS SOS PTS PTS AP Pre AP High AP Final NCAA Tournament Seed Coach(es)
12017-18Big Ten1615.51699.5009.898.2571.970.3Archie Miller (16-15)
22016-17Big Ten1816.529711.38914.638.1679.773.3113Tom Crean (18-16)
32015-16Big Ten278.771153.83319.596.9082.669.9151014Lost Regional Semifinal5Tom Crean (27-8)
42014-15Big Ten2014.58899.50012.947.2077.471.722Lost Second Round10Tom Crean (20-14)
52013-14Big Ten1715.531711.38911.326.6472.367.6Tom Crean (17-15)
62012-13Big Ten297.806144.77824.908.3878.662.1114Lost Regional Semifinal1Tom Crean (29-7)
72011-12Big Ten279.750117.61118.637.8077.366.4716Lost Regional Semifinal4Tom Crean (27-9)
82010-11Big Ten1220.375315.1679.037.6569.668.2Tom Crean (12-20)
92009-10Big Ten1021.323414.2220.769.3766.271.5Tom Crean (10-21)
102008-09Big Ten625.194117.056-2.038.9860.170.6Tom Crean (6-25)
112007-08Big Ten258.758144.77815.786.0875.065.397Lost First Round8Dan Dakich (3-4), Kelvin Sampson (22-4)
122006-07Big Ten2111.656106.62516.788.3570.261.823Lost Second Round7Kelvin Sampson (21-11)
132005-06Big Ten1912.61397.56312.107.3672.067.2249Lost Second Round6Mike Davis (19-12)
142004-05Big Ten1514.517106.62510.1810.0163.863.6Mike Davis (15-14)
152003-04Big Ten1415.48379.4385.187.9464.967.6Mike Davis (14-15)
162002-03Big Ten2113.61888.50012.639.8169.967.1216Lost Second Round7Mike Davis (21-13)
172001-02Big Ten2512.676115.68819.1912.0870.562.62220Lost National Final5Mike Davis (25-12)
182000-01Big Ten2113.618106.62517.5811.0570.864.32020Lost First Round4Mike Davis (21-13)
191999-00Big Ten209.690106.62519.4310.2277.768.4922Lost First Round6Bob Knight (20-9)
201998-99Big Ten2311.67697.56317.2111.3675.469.622819Lost Second Round6Bob Knight (23-11)
Rk Season Conf W L W-L% W L W-L% SRS SOS PTS PTS AP Pre AP High AP Final NCAA Tournament Seed Coach(es)
211997-98Big Ten2012.62597.56314.1810.7176.873.31717Lost Second Round7Bob Knight (20-12)
221996-97Big Ten2211.66799.50013.959.4072.668.18Lost First Round8Bob Knight (22-11)
231995-96Big Ten19*12*.61312*6*.66717.6110.8775.869.12323Lost First Round6Bob Knight (19-12)
241994-95Big Ten1912.613117.61114.859.0575.669.699Lost First Round9Bob Knight (19-12)
251993-94Big Ten219.700126.66715.9212.0580.977.112818Lost Regional Semifinal5Bob Knight (21-9)
261992-93Big Ten314.886171.94425.8411.0986.571.6411Lost Regional Final1Bob Knight (31-4)
271991-92Big Ten277.794144.77830.0312.4183.465.8225Lost National Semifinal2Bob Knight (27-7)
281990-91Big Ten295.853153.83323.217.6884.869.2833Lost Regional Semifinal2Bob Knight (29-5)
291989-90Big Ten1811.621810.44418.6411.3778.170.8149Lost First Round8Bob Knight (18-11)
301988-89Big Ten278.771153.83320.2712.8478.571.138Lost Regional Semifinal2Bob Knight (27-8)
311987-88Big Ten1910.655117.61117.489.6678.870.965Lost First Round4Bob Knight (19-10)
321986-87Big Ten304.882153.83320.699.1082.570.9323Won National Final1Bob Knight (30-4)
331985-86Big Ten218.724135.72218.6811.4176.367.91516Lost First Round3Bob Knight (21-8)
341984-85Big Ten1914.576711.38915.249.6071.265.544Bob Knight (19-14)
351983-84Big Ten229.710135.72214.608.6365.159.11917Lost Regional Final4Bob Knight (22-9)
361982-83Big Ten246.800135.72217.917.4570.559.9915Lost Regional Semifinal2Bob Knight (24-6)
371981-82Big Ten1910.655126.66713.215.4269.161.31210Lost Second Round5Bob Knight (19-10)
381980-81Big Ten269.743144.77821.189.6670.058.5559Won National Final3Bob Knight (26-9)
391979-80Big Ten218.724135.72217.5611.2568.261.9117Lost Regional Semifinal2Bob Knight (21-8)
401978-79Big Ten2212.647108.55614.868.7767.361.21010Bob Knight (22-12)
Rk Season Conf W L W-L% W L W-L% SRS SOS PTS PTS AP Pre AP High AP Final NCAA Tournament Seed Coach(es)
411977-78Big Ten218.724126.66712.485.9670.363.81113Lost Regional SemifinalBob Knight (21-8)
421976-77Big Ten14*13*.5199*9*.50011.448.2170.866.054Bob Knight (14-13)
431975-76Big Ten3201.0001801.00026.539.2282.164.8111Won National FinalBob Knight (32-0)
441974-75Big Ten311.9691801.00028.666.5388.065.9313Lost Regional FinalBob Knight (31-1)
451973-74Big Ten235.821122.85717.616.0076.965.3339Bob Knight (23-5)
461972-73Big Ten226.786113.78616.578.4278.069.846Lost National SemifinalBob Knight (22-6)
471971-72Big Ten178.68095.64310.283.6173.667.1517Bob Knight (17-8)
481970-71Big Ten177.70895.6437.963.7990.886.11611Lou Watson (17-7)
491969-70Big Ten717.292311.2141.726.4384.589.2Jerry Oliver (7-17)
501968-69Big Ten915.375410.2864.508.0081.184.6Lou Watson (9-15)
511967-68Big Ten1014.417410.2860.642.2780.682.33Lou Watson (10-14)
521966-67Big Ten188.692104.7147.263.3081.777.3Lost Regional SemifinalLou Watson (18-8)
531965-66Big Ten816.333410.2861.546.1577.381.2Lou Watson (8-16)
541964-65Big Ten195.79295.64318.556.6391.779.82Branch McCracken (19-5)
551963-64Big Ten915.37559.3577.667.4884.783.9Branch McCracken (9-15)
561962-63Big Ten1311.54295.6436.986.2784.784.08Branch McCracken (13-11)
571961-62Big Ten1311.54277.5005.256.2187.088.0Branch McCracken (13-11)
581960-61Big Ten159.62586.5717.815.8175.571.44Branch McCracken (15-9)
591959-60Big Ten204.833113.78614.946.1183.273.177Branch McCracken (20-4)
601958-59Big Ten1111.50077.5008.785.9279.576.615Branch McCracken (11-11)
Rk Season Conf W L W-L% W L W-L% SRS SOS PTS PTS AP Pre AP High AP Final NCAA Tournament Seed Coach(es)
611957-58Big Ten1311.542104.7147.416.0479.878.41212Lost Regional SemifinalBranch McCracken (13-11)
621956-57Big Ten148.636104.7148.905.3777.473.010Branch McCracken (14-8)
631955-56Big Ten139.59168.42910.677.3581.878.512Branch McCracken (13-9)
641954-55Big Ten814.36459.3574.447.8175.979.26Branch McCracken (8-14)
651953-54Big Ten204.833122.85717.509.1775.567.214Lost Regional SemifinalBranch McCracken (20-4)
661952-53Big Ten233.885171.94419.988.2981.269.511Won National FinalBranch McCracken (23-3)
671951-52Big Ten166.72795.64312.195.3373.766.84Branch McCracken (16-6)
681950-51Big Ten193.864122.85716.945.8564.553.337Branch McCracken (19-3)
691949-50Big Ten175.77375.58311.974.9764.556.5420Branch McCracken (17-5)
701948-49Big Ten148.63666.50054.349.5Branch McCracken (14-8)
711947-48Big Ten812.40039.25055.753.4Branch McCracken (8-12)
721946-47Big Ten128.60084.667Branch McCracken (12-8)
731945-46Big Ten183.85793.750Harry Good (18-3)
741944-45Big Ten1011.47639.250Harry Good (10-11)
751943-44Big Ten715.318210.167Harry Good (7-15)
761942-43Big Ten182.900112.846Branch McCracken (18-2)
771941-42Big Ten156.714105.667Branch McCracken (15-6)
781940-41Big Ten173.850102.833Branch McCracken (17-3)
791939-40Big Ten203.87093.750Won National FinalBranch McCracken (20-3)
801938-39Big Ten173.85093.750Branch McCracken (17-3)
Rk Season Conf W L W-L% W L W-L% SRS SOS PTS PTS AP Pre AP High AP Final NCAA Tournament Seed Coach(es)
811937-38Big Ten1010.50048.333Everett Dean (10-10)
821936-37Big Ten137.65066.500Everett Dean (13-7)
831935-36Big Ten182.900111.917Everett Dean (18-2)
841934-35Big Ten146.70084.667Everett Dean (14-6)
851933-34Big Ten137.65066.500Everett Dean (13-7)
861932-33Big Ten108.55666.500Everett Dean (10-8)
871931-32Big Ten810.44448.333Everett Dean (8-10)
881930-31Big Ten98.52957.417Everett Dean (9-8)
891929-30Big Ten89.47175.583Everett Dean (8-9)
901928-29Big Ten710.41248.333Everett Dean (7-10)
911927-28Big Ten152.882102.833Everett Dean (15-2)
921926-27Big Ten134.76593.750Everett Dean (13-4)
931925-26Big Ten125.70684.667Everett Dean (12-5)
941924-25Big Ten125.70684.667Everett Dean (12-5)
951923-24Big Ten116.64775.583Leslie Mann (11-6)
961922-23Big Ten87.53357.417Leslie Mann (8-7)
971921-22Big Ten1010.50037.300George Lewis (10-10)
981920-21Big Ten156.71465.545George Lewis (15-6)
991919-20Big Ten138.61964.600Jumbo Stiehm (13-8)
1001918-19Big Ten107.58846.400Dana Evans (10-7)
Rk Season Conf W L W-L% W L W-L% SRS SOS PTS PTS AP Pre AP High AP Final NCAA Tournament Seed Coach(es)
1011917-18Big Ten104.71433.500Dana Evans (10-4)
1021916-17Western136.68435.375Guy Lowman (13-6)
1031915-16Western67.46235.375Allan Willisford (6-7)
1041914-15Western49.30819.100Arthur Berndt (4-9)
1051913-14Western212.143111.083Arthur Berndt (2-12)
1061912-13Western511.313010.000Arthur Powell (5-11)
1071911-12Western611.35319.100James Kase (6-11)
1081910-11Western115.68855.500Oscar Rackle (11-5)
1091909-10Western58.38537.300John Georgen (5-8)
1101908-09Western59.35726.250Robert Harris (5-9)
1111907-08Western96.600Eddie Cook (9-6)
1121906-07Western95.643James Sheldon (9-5)
1131905-06Western79.43822.500Zora Clevenger (7-9)
1141904-05Western512.294Zora Clevenger (5-12)
1151903-04Western54.556Willis Coval (5-4)
1161902-03Western84.667Willis Coval (8-4)
1171901-02Western44.500Phelps Darby (4-4)
1181900-01Western14.200James Horne (1-4)
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