Rank 'Em: Men's college basketball coaches

Created: May 6, 2010, 11:13 AM

Where does John Calipari rank?

Who are the best coaches in men's college basketball?

Rumors linked John Calipari to NBA openings like the Chicago Bulls at times this offseason, but where does Calipari rank amongst his peers in the college ranks? Mike Krzyzewski added another championship to his long list of accomplishments, and Tom Izzo reached yet another Final Four, but the young guard also had its moments in college hoops this season. Is Butler's Brad Stevens one of the game's best coaches? What about Baylor's Scott Drew and Purdue's Matt Painter? And where do big names still looking for a title, like Calipari and Bob Huggins, fit in the mix?

Consider the candidates below and rank some of the best coaches in the game.

  • Syracuse
  • Connecticut
  • Kentucky
  • Pitt
  • Florida
  • Baylor
  • Gonzaga
  • West Virginia
  • Michigan State
  • Duke
  • Kansas State
  • Tennessee
  • Ohio State
  • Purdue
  • Louisville
  • Kansas
  • Butler
  • Maryland
  • North Carolina
  • Villanova