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.

120 Seasons

  • SRS back to 1949-50
120 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)
12022-23SEC52.7140017.51-1.6383.364.144John Calipari (5-2)
22021-22SEC268.765144.77820.908.0279.466.61047Lost ncaa-first-round2John Calipari (26-8)
32020-21SEC916.36089.47111.7711.4970.470.21010John Calipari (9-16)
42019-20SEC256.806153.83315.787.4674.466.1218John Calipari (25-6)
52018-19SEC307.811153.83321.4310.2975.864.7227Lost ncaa-regional-final2John Calipari (30-7)
62017-18SEC2611.703108.55617.2410.7376.870.25518Lost ncaa-regional-semifinal5John Calipari (26-11)
72016-17SEC326.842162.88923.8810.4984.971.5215Lost ncaa-regional-final2John Calipari (32-6)
82015-16SEC279.750135.72220.238.8479.568.12110Lost ncaa-second-round4John Calipari (27-9)
92014-15SEC381.9741801.00028.728.6774.454.3111Lost ncaa-national-semifinal1John Calipari (38-1)
102013-14SEC2911.725126.66718.079.9074.866.611Lost ncaa-national-final8John Calipari (29-11)
112012-13SEC2112.636126.66713.965.8172.664.533John Calipari (21-12)
122011-12SEC382.9501601.00024.737.9377.460.6211Won ncaa-national-final1John Calipari (38-2)
132010-11SEC299.763106.62520.308.9174.963.511811Lost ncaa-national-semifinal4John Calipari (29-9)
142009-10SEC353.921142.87521.136.8279.364.9412Lost ncaa-regional-final1John Calipari (35-3)
152008-09SEC2214.61188.50012.694.8274.166.324Billy Gillispie (22-14)
162007-08SEC1813.581124.7509.197.0968.565.62020Lost ncaa-first-round11Billy Gillispie (18-13)
172006-07SEC2212.64797.56317.1211.4173.467.72220Lost ncaa-second-round8Tubby Smith (22-12)
182005-06SEC2213.62997.56313.128.8870.866.297Lost ncaa-second-round8Tubby Smith (22-13)
192004-05SEC286.824142.87519.168.1073.662.6937Lost ncaa-regional-final2Tubby Smith (28-6)
202003-04SEC275.844133.81318.838.5473.963.61122Lost ncaa-second-round1Tubby Smith (27-5)
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)
212002-03SEC324.8891601.00022.479.3377.364.11711Lost ncaa-regional-final1Tubby Smith (32-4)
222001-02SEC2210.688106.62519.1511.9976.968.24416Lost ncaa-regional-semifinal4Tubby Smith (22-10)
232000-01SEC2410.706124.75020.3211.1279.870.61299Lost ncaa-regional-semifinal2Tubby Smith (24-10)
241999-00SEC2310.697124.75018.5212.7169.162.8141119Lost ncaa-second-round5Tubby Smith (23-10)
251998-99SEC289.757115.68822.7110.0175.462.7438Lost ncaa-regional-final3Tubby Smith (28-9)
261997-98SEC354.897142.87522.959.8580.167.0845Won ncaa-national-final2Tubby Smith (35-4)
271996-97SEC355.875133.81329.299.2683.162.8335Lost ncaa-national-final1Rick Pitino (35-5)
281995-96SEC342.9441601.00032.1410.0591.469.4112Won ncaa-national-final1Rick Pitino (34-2)
291994-95SEC285.848142.87528.079.7187.469.0422Lost ncaa-regional-final1Rick Pitino (28-5)
301993-94SEC277.794124.75021.739.4786.874.6217Lost ncaa-second-round3Rick Pitino (27-7)
311992-93SEC304.882133.81326.909.2387.569.8512Lost ncaa-national-semifinal1Rick Pitino (30-4)
321991-92SEC297.806124.75020.859.6085.774.4446Lost ncaa-regional-final2Rick Pitino (29-7)
331990-91SEC226.786144.77817.8610.0485.978.189Rick Pitino (22-6)
341989-90SEC1414.500108.5569.418.4488.887.9Rick Pitino (14-14)
351988-89SEC1319.406810.4444.457.4569.472.4Eddie Sutton (13-19)
361987-88SEC27*6*.818135.72218.908.8779.668.8516Lost ncaa-regional-semifinal*2Eddie Sutton (27-6)
371986-87SEC1811.621108.55611.3310.6067.867.0119Lost ncaa-first-round8Eddie Sutton (18-11)
381985-86SEC324.889171.94421.809.6374.161.21133Lost ncaa-regional-final1Eddie Sutton (32-4)
391984-85SEC1813.581117.61111.549.5765.763.71818Lost ncaa-regional-semifinal12Joe B. Hall (18-13)
401983-84SEC295.853144.77820.2710.1868.258.1213Lost ncaa-national-semifinal1Joe B. Hall (29-5)
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)
411982-83SEC238.742135.72218.4910.4670.562.54212Lost ncaa-regional-final3Joe B. Hall (23-8)
421981-82SEC228.733135.72212.555.9573.366.43215Lost ncaa-first-round6Joe B. Hall (22-8)
431980-81SEC226.786153.83318.599.5272.962.9118Lost ncaa-second-round2Joe B. Hall (22-6)
441979-80SEC296.829153.83316.947.1576.766.4224Lost ncaa-regional-semifinal1Joe B. Hall (29-6)
451978-79SEC1912.613108.55613.698.3478.973.5116Joe B. Hall (19-12)
461977-78SEC302.938162.88921.136.7884.269.8211Won ncaa-national-finalJoe B. Hall (30-2)
471976-77SEC264.867162.88923.267.6983.669.0623Lost ncaa-regional-finalJoe B. Hall (26-4)
481975-76SEC2010.667117.61110.317.9780.578.266Joe B. Hall (20-10)
491974-75SEC265.839153.83322.208.5292.278.51622Lost ncaa-national-finalJoe B. Hall (26-5)
501973-74SEC1313.50099.5007.865.9078.476.41010Joe B. Hall (13-13)
511972-73SEC208.714144.77813.024.3483.674.913817Lost ncaa-regional-finalJoe B. Hall (20-8)
521971-72SEC217.750144.77811.073.2982.574.810718Lost ncaa-regional-finalAdolph Rupp (21-7)
531970-71SEC226.786162.88913.352.7495.484.8338Lost ncaa-regional-third-placeAdolph Rupp (22-6)
541969-70SEC262.929171.94417.771.4896.880.5211Lost ncaa-regional-finalAdolph Rupp (26-2)
551968-69SEC235.821162.88915.983.7390.878.5337Won ncaa-regional-third-placeAdolph Rupp (23-5)
561967-68SEC225.815153.83317.096.0988.977.945Lost ncaa-regional-finalAdolph Rupp (22-5)
571966-67SEC1313.500810.4448.603.2682.777.433Adolph Rupp (13-13)
581965-66SEC272.931151.93820.193.2686.969.911Lost ncaa-national-finalAdolph Rupp (27-2)
591964-65SEC1510.600106.62511.433.6384.476.6118Adolph Rupp (15-10)
601963-64SEC216.778113.78615.431.6586.172.4914Lost ncaa-regional-third-placeAdolph Rupp (21-6)
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)
611962-63SEC169.64086.5718.370.5375.767.933Adolph Rupp (16-9)
621961-62SEC233.885131.92918.291.4882.365.523Lost ncaa-regional-finalAdolph Rupp (23-3)
631960-61SEC199.679104.7147.861.8272.466.419Lost ncaa-regional-finalAdolph Rupp (19-9)
641959-60SEC187.720104.7149.282.4973.565.713Adolph Rupp (18-7)
651958-59SEC243.889122.85718.393.9978.764.312Won ncaa-regional-third-placeAdolph Rupp (24-3)
661957-58SEC236.793122.85715.953.9274.762.739Won ncaa-national-finalAdolph Rupp (23-6)
671956-57SEC235.821122.85716.922.4984.269.433Lost ncaa-regional-finalAdolph Rupp (23-5)
681955-56SEC206.769122.85714.95-0.0584.569.329Lost ncaa-regional-finalAdolph Rupp (20-6)
691954-55SEC233.885132.86716.391.0576.461.112Won ncaa-regional-third-placeAdolph Rupp (23-3)
701953-54SEC2501.0001401.00026.72-0.4487.560.311Adolph Rupp (25-0)
711951-52SEC293.9061501.00026.83-0.0882.355.411Lost ncaa-regional-finalAdolph Rupp (29-3)
721950-51SEC322.9411401.00022.24-0.0374.752.411Won ncaa-national-finalAdolph Rupp (32-2)
731949-50SEC255.833112.84610.63-0.0169.656.523Adolph Rupp (25-5)
741948-49SEC322.94168.245.011Won ncaa-national-finalAdolph Rupp (32-2)
751947-48SEC363.92363.440.0Won ncaa-national-finalAdolph Rupp (36-3)
761946-47SEC343.919Adolph Rupp (34-3)
771945-46SEC282.933Adolph Rupp (28-2)
781944-45SEC224.846Won ncaa-regional-third-placeAdolph Rupp (22-4)
791943-44SEC192.905Adolph Rupp (19-2)
801942-43SEC176.739Adolph Rupp (17-6)
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)
811941-42SEC196.760Lost ncaa-regional-finalAdolph Rupp (19-6)
821940-41SEC178.680Adolph Rupp (17-8)
831939-40SEC156.714Adolph Rupp (15-6)
841938-39SEC164.800Adolph Rupp (16-4)
851937-38SEC135.722Adolph Rupp (13-5)
861936-37SEC175.773Adolph Rupp (17-5)
871935-36SEC156.714Adolph Rupp (15-6)
881934-35SEC192.905Adolph Rupp (19-2)
891933-34SEC161.941Adolph Rupp (16-1)
901932-33SEC213.875Adolph Rupp (21-3)
911931-32Southern152.882Adolph Rupp (15-2)
921930-31Southern153.833Adolph Rupp (15-3)
931929-30Southern163.842John Mauer (16-3)
941928-29Southern125.706John Mauer (12-5)
951927-28Southern126.667John Mauer (12-6)
961926-27Southern313.188Basil Hayden (3-13)
971925-26Southern153.833Ray Eklund (15-3)
981924-25Southern138.619Clarence Applegran (13-8)
991923-24Southern133.813George Buchheit (13-3)
1001922-23Southern310.231George Buchheit (3-10)
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)
1011921-22Southern106.625George Buchheit (10-6)
1021920-21Southern131.929George Buchheit (13-1)
1031919-20Ind57.417George Buchheit (5-7)
1041918-19Ind68.429Andrew Gill (6-8)
1051917-18Ind92.818Daddy Boles (9-2)
1061916-17Ind46.400J.J. Tigert (4-6)
1071915-16Ind86.571Jim Park (8-6)
1081914-15Ind75.583Alpha Brummage (7-5)
1091913-14Ind122.857Alpha Brummage (12-2)
1101912-13Ind53.625J.J. Tigert (5-3)
1111911-12Ind901.000Edwin Sweetland (9-0)
1121910-11Ind56.455Hal Iddings (5-6)
1131909-10Ind48.333Edwin Sweetland (4-8)
1141908-09Ind54.556J.S. Chambers (5-4)
1151907-08Ind56.455J.S. Chambers (5-6)
1161906-07Ind36.333Unknown
1171905-06Ind59.357Unknown
1181904-05Ind14.200F.E. Schacht (1-4)
1191903-04Ind14.200Unknown
1201902-03Ind12.333Unknown