San José State Spartans basketball

San José State Spartans basketball history

San José State University (San Jose, CA)
Provident Credit Union Event Center
Mountain West Conference (MWC)

Current head coach: Tim Miles (2021-)

  • Asst: Ben Johnson (2021-)
  • Asst: Damany Hendrix (2021-)
  • Asst: Jeff Strohm (2022-)
  • DBO: Trent Miyagishima (2018-)

Post-Season:

  • National Championships:  0
  • Final Four Appearances:  0
  • Sweet Sixteen Appearances:  0
  • NCAA Tournament Appearances:  3  (1951, 1980, 1986)
  • NCAAT Overall Record:  0-3
  • NIT Championships:  0
  • NIT Appearances:  1  (1981)
  • NIT Overall Record:  0-1
  • CBI Appearances:  1  (2011)
  • CBI Overall Record:  0-1
  • NAIA Tournament Appearances:  2  (1948, 1949)
  • NAIA Tournament Overall Record:  3-2

Conference Titles (CCC, Far Western, CBA, WCC, PCAA/Big West, WAC, Mountain West):

Award Winners:




San José State head coaches:

Coach Tenure Record Conf. Titles NCAA Apps. Nat. Champ
Tim Miles 2021-Pres 8-23 0 0 0
Jean Prioleau 2017-21 20-93 0 0 0
Dave Wojcik 2013-17 32-90 0 0 0
George Nessman 2005-13 86-161 0 0 0
Phil Johnson 1998-99, 02-05 31-83 0 0 0
Steve Barnes 1999-2002 39-51 0 0 0
Stan Morrison 1989-99 72-172 0 1 0
Bill Berry 1979-89 142-144 0 1 0
Ivan Guevara 1971-79 99-117 0 0 0
Dan Glines 1966-71 43-80 0 0 0
Stuart Inman 1960-66 77-68 0 0 0
Walt McPherson 1940-42, 45-60 262-207 3^ 1 (2^) 0
Bill Hubbard 1936-40, 44-45 65-57 1^ 0 0
Ed Blesh 1942-43 9-12 0 0 0
Hovey McDonald 1923-35 143-80 4^
Dave Wooster 1921-23 17-9
Karl Hazeltine 1916-21 7-13
Bill Spaulding 1915-16 4-4
no coach 1910-15 18-24
Charles Furley 1909-10 7-3

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


^ These conference titles and tournament appearances came when the San Jose State program was at either the NCAA Division II or NAIA level; SJSU moved up to Division I prior to the 1949-50 season

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