Best Current College Basketball Coaches

10.Kelvin Sampson


Kelvin Sampson

Sampson was captain of his high school basketball team for two years, and played for his father John W. "Ned" Sampson.

9.John Calipari


John Calipari

the head coach of the University of Kentucky men's team, with whom he won the NCAA Championship in 2012.

8.Chris Beard


Chris Beard

He has released five albums to date, the first of which was nominated for a Blues Music Award. He is dubbed 'Prince of the Blues'.

7.Eric Musselman


Eric Musselman

is the current head men's basketball coach at the University of Arkansas.

6.Tony Bennett


Tony Bennett

an ease of manner and warm vocal tone that helped him soar both in jazz and pop circles.

5.Tom Izzo


Tom Izzo

Izzo has led the Spartans to eight Final Fours in the NCAA Tournament, which include the NCAA National Championship in 2000 and a Runner-Up finish in 2009.

4.Mark Few


Mark Few

is an American college basketball coach who has been the head coach at Gonzaga University since 1999.

3.Mike Krzyzewski


Mike Krzyzewski

during which he led the Blue Devils to five national titles, 13 Final Fours, 15 ACC tournament championships, and 13 ACC regular season titles

2.Bill Self


Bill Self

He is the head men's basketball coach at the University of Kansas, a position he has held since 2003

1.Jay Wright


Jay Wright

He served as the head coach of Villanova University from 2001 until 2022.