Blue Dragon Men's Basketball Season-by-Season Summary

 

 

Year-by-Year Blue Dragon Men's Basketball Season Summary
YEAR RECORD LEAGUE COACH HOME ROAD NEUTRAL HIGHLIGHTS, NOTES
1928-29 8-9 4-6 (4th) Mel Binford 6-2 1-5 1-2  
1929-30 17-2 9-1 (1st) Mel Binford 8-2 9-0 --- 1st Jayhawk title
1930-31 9-5 7-4 (3rd) Charles Sesher 6-1 3-4 ---  
1931-32 7-6 6-5 (4th) Charles Sesher 4-3 3-3 ---  
1932-33 14-1 11-1 (1st) Charles Sesher 4-1 10-0 --- 2nd Jayhawk title
1933-34 5-10 2-10 (7th) Charles Sesher 3-5 2-5 ---  
1934-35 3-10 1-9 (7th) Charles Sesher 3-2 0-8 ---  
1935-36 9-6 6-7 (5th) Charles Sesher 6-2 3-4 ---  
1936-37 7-6 7-5 (3rd) Charles Sesher 4-3 3-3 ---  
1937-38 11-3 5-3 (2nd) Charles Sesher 5-2 6-1 ---  
1938-39 
17-2
10-0 (1st)
Charles Sesher
9-1
8-1
---
3rd Jayhawk title
Kansas state champs
1939-40
15-2
8-2 (T-1st)
Charles Sesher
8-1
7-1
---
4th Jayhawhk title
Kansas state champs
1940-41 10-3 7-3 (3rd) Charles Sesher 4-2 6-1 ---  
1941-42 11-4 6-4 (2nd) Charles Sesher 5-2 6-2 ---  
1942-43 8-4 4-2 (2nd)  Charles Sesher 5-3 3-1 ---  
1943-46
            No basketball played
because of World War II
1946-47
11-5
9-1 (1st)
Charles Sesher
6-1
5-4
---
5th Jayhawk title
Kansas state runner-up
1947-48 9-6 5-5 (4th) Charles Sesher 5-2 4-4 ---  
1948-49
13-9
4-6 (4th)
Charles Sesher
7-3
1-4
5-2
Invited to NJCAA Tournament
NJCAA Tournament Runner-up
1949-50 14-6 7-3 (2nd) Charles Sesher 6-2 6-4 2-0  
1950-51 11-10 7-3 (T-2nd) Charles Sesher 5-4 4-6 2-0  
1951-52 5-12 3-7 (5th) Charles Sesher 3-6 2-6 ---  
1952-53 8-12 2-8 (6th) Charles Sesher 6-6 2-6 --- Moved into Sports Arena
1953-54 11-7 5-5 (3rd) Charles Sesher 5-3 4-3 2-1  
1954-55 15-7 5-5 (3rd) Charles Sesher 9-2 4-4 2-1  
1955-56 15-8 7-3 (2nd) Charles Sesher 6-2 7-5 2-1 Region VI runner-up
1956-57
21-7
8-2 (2nd)
Charles Sesher
11-1
5-4
5-2
Invited to NJCAA Tournament
5th place in NJCAA Tourney
1957-58


22-7


7-3 (T-1st)


Sam Butterfield


10-3


6-3


6-1


6th Jayhawk title
1st Region VI title
Kansas state runner-up
3rd place in NJCAA Tourney
1958-59 18-8 9-1 (1st) Sam Butterfield 12-0 5-6 1-2 7th Jayhawk title
1959-60

24-7

10-0 (1st)

Sam Butterfield

13-1

6-4

5-2

8th Jayhawk title
2nd Region VI title
6th place in NJCAA Tourney
1960-61


27-3


8-2 (1st)


Sam Butterfield


12-1


9-1


6-1


9th Jayhawk title
3rd Region VI title
Kansas state champion
5th in NJCAA Tourney
1961-62
17-6
8-2 (T-1st)
Sam Butterfield
10-2
6-3
1-1
10th Jayhawk title
1962-63
20-5
9-1 (T-1st)
Sam Butterfield
9-1
8-3
3-1
11th Jayhawk title
Region 6 runner-up
1963-64 15-7 6-4 (2nd) Sam Butterfield 10-2 4-4 1-1  
1964-65 13-11 6-4 (2nd) Sam Butterfield 9-2 3-8 1-1  
1965-66

22-7

6-4 (1st)

Sam Butterfield

8-4

8-2

6-1

12th Jayhawk title
4th Region VI title
3rd in NJCAA Tourney
1966-67 18-6 9-1 (1st) Gene Keady 9-1 6-4 3-1 13th Jayhawk title
1967-68

25-3

10-0 (1st)

Gene Keady

11-1

8-0

6-2

14th Jayhawk title
5th Region VI title
12th in NJCAA Tourney
1968-69
22-11
7-3 (3rd)
Gene Keady
8-2
5-6
9-3
6th Region VI title
12th in NJCAA Tourney
1969-70 16-8 11-3 (3rd)  Gene Keady 8-6 7-1 1-1  
1970-71

28-6

13-1 (1st) 

Gene Keady

11-2

11-0

6-4

15th Jayhawk title
7th Region VI title
6th in NJCAA Tourney
1971-72

24-6

13-1 (1st)

Gene Keady

11-1

8-2

5-3

16th Jayhawk title
8th Region VI title
8th in NJCAA Tourney
1972-73

29-4

13-1 (1st)

Gene Keady

14-1

7-2

8-1

17th Jayhawk title
9th Region VI title
Played in NJCAA title game
1973-74 25-4 14-0 (1st) Gene Keady 13-0 8-2 4-2 18th Jayhawk title
1974-75

32-3

13-1 (1st)

Dick Gisel

17-0

9-1

6-2

19th Jayhawk title
10th Region VI title
8th in NJCAA Tournament
1975-76 14-14 9-3 (1st) Dick Gisel 10-5 3-4 1-5 20th Jayhawk title
1976-77 22-8 10-2 (2nd) Dick Gisel 13-2 6-3 3-3  
1977-78 16-13 8-4 (T-1st) Dick Gisel 7-9 7-1 2-3 21st Jayhawk title
1978-79 25-7 9-3 (2nd) Gary Bargen 14-2 9-3 2-2  
1979-80
24-7
11-1 (1st)
Gary Bargen
12-1
8-3
4-3
22nd Jayhawk title
Region VI runner-up
1980-81
24-8
6-4 (2nd)
Gary Bargen
13-3
3-5
8-0
11th Region VI title
Lost in NJCAA Bi-District game
1981-82 22-7 9-3 (T-1st) Gary Bargen 14-2 8-2 0-3 23rd Jayhawk title
1982-83
29-4
11-1 (1st)
Gary Bargen
16-0
9-2
4-2
24th Jayhawk title
Region VI runner-up
1983-84 22-8 9-3 (T-1st) Gary Bargen 13-2 4-3 5-3 25th Jayhawk title
1984-85 22-8 7-5 (T-1st) Gary Bargen 15-2 4-2 3-2 26th Jayhawk title
1985-86

31-7

10-2 (1st)

Gary Bargen

12-2

8-2

11-3

27th Jayhawk title
12th Region VI title
3rd in NJCAA Tournament
1986-87

28-8

11-1 (1st)

David Farrar

16-3

6-3

6-2

28th Jayhawk title
13th Region VI title
Lost in NJCAA Bi-District game
1987-88

37-2

10-2 (1st)

David Farrar

22-0

5-2

10-0

29th Jayhawk title
14th Region VI title
NATIONAL CHAMPIONS
1988-89 22-9 6-6 (5th) David Farrar 17-4 3-5 2-0  
1989-90 29-5 10-2 (T-1st) David Farrar 20-2 4-2 5-1 30th Jayhawk title
1990-91 21-9 7-5 (4th) David Farrar 15-5 4-2 2-2  
1991-92 27-7 6-6 (4th) Steve McClain 20-2 2-4 5-1 Region VI runner-up
1992-93
29-5
11-1 (T-1st)
Steve McClain
19-1
5-1
5-3
31st Jayhawk title
Region VI runner-up
1993-94

35-4

10-2 (T-1st)

Steve McClain

21-3

5-1

9-0

32nd Jayhawk title
15th Region VI title
NATIONAL CHAMPIONS
1994-95 29-5 9-3 (T-1st) Randy Stange 22-2 4-2 3-1 33rd Jayhawk title
1995-96 27-5 9-3 (2nd) Randy Stange 21-1 5-2 1-2  
1996-97
27-10
11-5 (3rd)
Randy Stange
18-3
4-4
5-3
16th Region VI title
1-2 in NJCAA Tournament
1997-98 27-6 12-4 (3rd) Tim Jankovich 16-1 5-3 6-2  
1998-99 23-8 10-6 (T-3rd) Tim Jankovich 17-3 4-5 2-0  
1999-00 25-8 12-4 (T-3rd) Tim Duryea 17-3 6-3 2-2  
2000-01 19-13 8-8 (6th) Tim Duryea 16-4 3-7 0-2  
2001-02 25-8 11-5 (Tie-3rd) Chad Wintz 15-3 4-4 6-1  
2002-03 26-6 12-4 (4th) Chad Wintz 20-1 4-4 2-1  
2003-04 31-2 15-1 (1st) Chad Wintz 21-0 6-2 4-0 34th Jayhawk title
2004-05 18-11 8-8 (5th) Chad Wintz 15-3 2-8 1-0  
2005-06 17-13 9-7 (3rd) Chad Wintz 13-7 3-5 1-1  
2006-07 23-8 9-7 (5th) Ryan Swanson 18-2 3-6 2-0  
2007-08 23-9 12-4 (2nd) Ryan Swanson 17-3 4-5 2-1  
2008-09 20-12 8-8 (5th) Ryan Swanson 15-3 4-8 1-1  
2009-10 27-6 12-4 (2nd) Steve Eck 19-1 6-3 2-2  
2010-11 26-7 10-6 (2nd) Steve Eck 17-3 6-3 3-1  
2011-12 25-7 11-5 (2nd) Steve Eck 18-4 7-2 0-1  
2012-13
31-4 13-3 (2nd)
Steve Eck
22-2
7-1
2-1
17th Region VI title
0-1 in NJCAA Tournament
2013-14 26-8 9-5 (2nd) Steve Eck 18-3 6-4 2-1 Region VI runner-up
2014-15
29-7
11-5 (2nd)
Steve Eck
18-4
7-2
4-1
18th Region VI title
NJCAA Quarterfinals (1-1)
2015-16


32-5


16-3 (1st)


Steve Eck


17-2


10-1


5-2


35th Jayhawk title
Region VI Runner-up
NJCAA Zone Bid Qualifier
NJCAA National Runner-up
2016-17


35-2



25-1 (1st)



Steve Eck



16-1


14-0



5-1



36th Jayhawk Title
Region VI Runner-up
NJCAA At-Large Qualifier
NATIONAL CHAMPIONS
2017-18

29-7

21-5 (2nd)

Steve Eck

17-1

10-4

3-2

Region VI Runner-up
NJCAA At-Large Qualifier
NJCAA 2nd Round
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