Kansas State Wildcats basketball

Kansas State Wildcats basketball history

Kansas State University (Manhattan, KS)
Fred Bramlage Coliseum
Big 12 Conference

Current head coach: Jerome Tang (2022-)

  • Assoc. HC: Ulric Maligi (2022-)
  • Asst: Jareem Dowling (2022-)
  • Asst: Rodney Perry (2022-)
  • Chief of Staff: Marco Borne (2022-)
  • DBO: Bailey Bachamp (2022-)
  • DPD: Austin Carpenter (2022-)
  • Strategy: Kevin Sutton (2022-)

Post-Season:

  • National Championships0  (Runner-up in 1951)
  • Final Four Appearances:  4  (1948, 1951, 1958, 1964)
  • Sweet Sixteen Appearances:  16  (1956, 1958, 1959, 1961, 1964, 1968, 1970, 1972, 1973, 1975, 1977, 1981, 1982, 1988, 2010, 2018)
  • NCAA Tournament Appearances:  31  (1948, 1951, 1956, 1958, 1959, 1961, 1964, 1968, 1970, 1972, 1973, 1975, 1977, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1993, 1996, 2008, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2017, 2018, 2019)
  • NCAAT Overall Record:  37-34
  • NIT Championships:  0
  • NIT Appearances:  7  (1976, 1992, 1994, 1998, 1999, 2007, 2009)
  • NIT Overall Record:  6-8
  • NCIT Appearances:  1  (1974)
  • NCIT Overall Record:  0-1

Conference Titles (Missouri Valley, Big Eight, Big 12):

Award Winners:




Kansas State head coaches:

Coach Tenure Record Conf. Titles NCAA Apps. Nat. Champ
Jerome Tang 2022-Pres 0-0 0 0 0
Bruce Weber 2012-22 184-147 2 5 0
Frank Martin 2007-12 117-54 0 4 0
Bob Huggins 2006-07 23-12 0 0 0
Jim Wooldridge 2000-06 83-90 0 0 0
Tom Asbury 1994-2000 85-88 0 1 0
Dana Altman 1990-94 68-54 0 1 0
Lon Kruger 1986-90 81-46 0 4 0
Jack Hartman 1970-86 295-169 3 7 0
Cotton Fitzsimmons 1968-70 34-20 1 1 0
Tex Winter 1953-68 261-118 8 6 0
Jack Gardner 1939-42, 46-53 147-81 3 2 0
Fritz Knorr 1944-46 14-33 0 0 0
Cliff Rock 1943-44 7-15 0 0 0
Chili Cochrane 1942-43 6-14 0 0 0
Frank Root 1933-39 38-72 0 0 0
Charles Corsaut 1923-33 89-81 0
E.C. Curtiss 1921-23 5-28 0
E.A. Knoth 1920-21 14-5 0
Zora Clevenger 1916-20 54-17 2
Carl Merner 1914-16 19-15 0
Guy Lowman 1911-14 34-16 0
Mike Ahearn 1906-11 28-27
C.W. Melick 1905-06 6-9

Key: Conf. Titles= Regular Season only, NCAA Apps= NCAA Tournament Appearances, Nat. Champ= NCAA Tournament Champions



NOTE: Overall program records on this page do not include anything later vacated by the NCAA.