By The Numbers

Murph’s Year-By-Year Record:

YEAR
SCHOOL
OVERALL
NOTES

1983
Maryville (Tenn.)
10-21-1
School’s most wins in 10 years
1986 Claremont-Mudd Scripps
24-16
Southern California Intercollegiate Champs
1987
Claremont-Mudd Scripps
21-18-1
1988
Notre Dame
39-22
MCC Eastern Division Champs
1989
Notre Dame
48-19-1
Program’s first NCAA Appearance since 1970, MCC Coach of the Year
1990
Notre Dame
46-12
.793 winning % – 4th Best in D-1, MCC Coach of the Year
1991
Notre Dame
45-16
Second MCC Championship
1992
Notre Dame
48-15
Third MCC Championship / MCC Coach of the Year
1993
Notre Dame
46-16
Fourth MCC Championship / NCAA Regional Final
1994
Notre Dame
46-16
Left Notre Dame with 318-116-1 record
1995
Arizona State
34-21
Recorded nine wins over Top 10 teams
1996
Arizona State
35-21
Finished #25 but no NCAA Tournament
1997
Arizona State
39-22
Devils one out away from CWS trip
1998
Arizona State
41-23
Named Baseball America Coach of the Year / 2nd at CWS
1999
Arizona State
39-21
Devils lead NCAA in hitting (.356) and scoring (11.32 runs/g)
2000
Arizona State
44-15
ASU wins Pac-10 title / Murphy Pac-10 Coach of the Year
2001
Arizona State
37-20-1
NCAA Tournament berth fourth time in five years
2002
Arizona State
37-21
Third straight NCAA Tournament appearance
2003
Arizona State
54-14
Ranked in top 10 of four major NCAA statistical categories
2004
Arizona State
41-18
Fourth 40 win season at ASU / national #1 seed
2005
Arizona State
42-25
Third place finish in CWS
2006
Arizona State
37-21
7th straight trip to NCAA Tournament
2007 Arizona State
49-15
Pac-10 Champs / Pac-10 Coach of the Year / 3rd trip to CWS
2008 Arizona State
49-13
Pac-10 Champs / Pac-10 Coach of the Year
2009 Arizona State
51-13
3rd straight Pac-10 Champs & Coach of the Year, CWS appearance


Overall
Record:
ASU: 629-284-1
D-I: 947-400-2
Overall: 1,000-457-4