Bill Henderson

Alma Mater: 

Howard Payne (TX)

Class of: 

1925

Hometown: 
Ballinger, TX
  • Reached Final Four two times--1948 (2nd) and 1950 (4th)
  • Baylor's all-time winningest coach
  • Assistant coach at Baylor under Ralph Wolf.
Record: 

Season

School

Overall

League

Finish

Conference (Division)

Postseason (Record)

1941-42

Baylor

11-9

6-6

T-3rd

SWC

DNP

1942-43

Baylor

6-14

3-9

7th

SWC

DNP

1945-46

Baylor

25-5

11-1

1st

SWC

NCAA (0-2)

1946-47

Baylor

11-11

6-6

4th

SWC

DNP

1947-48

Baylor

24-8

11-1

1st

SWC

NCAA (2-1)

1948-49

Baylor

14-10

9-3

T-1st

SWC

DNP

1949-50

Baylor

14-13

8-4

T-1st

SWC

NCAA (1-2)

1950-51

Baylor

8-16

3-9

6th

SWC

DNP

1951-52

Baylor

6-18

5-7

T-3rd

SWC

DNP

1952-53

Baylor

10-11

6-6

4th

SWC

DNP

1953-54

Baylor

12-11

6-6

3rd

SWC

DNP

1954-55

Baylor

13-11

7-5

4th

SWC

DNP

1955-56

Baylor

6-17

3-9

5th

SWC

DNP

1956-57

Baylor

9-15

6-6

3rd

SWC

DNP

1957-58

Baylor

5-19

3-11

8th

SWC

DNP

1958-59

Baylor

11-13

7-7

4th

SWC

DNP

1959-60

Baylor

12-12

6-8

6th

SWC

DNP

1960-61

Baylor

4-20

2-12

8th

SWC

DNP

  • 18-Year Coaching Record: 201-233 (.463) at Baylor
  • 108-116 (.482) in Southwest Conference
  • 3-5 (.375) in NCAA Tournament