Notre Dame coaches vs. Top 25

Updated: November 30, 2004, 5:05 PM ET
ESPN.com

Since the AP poll began in 1936, a look at how Notre Dame coaches have fared vs. thre Top 25.

Notre Dame vs. the Top 25
Coach Years vs.
Top 25
vs. No. 1 as No. 1
Elmer Layden 1934-40 5-5-0 1-0-0 1-1-0
Frank Leahy '41-'43, '46-'53 30-4-4 0-1-1 29-2-1
Ed McKeever '44 3-2-0 0-1-0 0-0-0
Hugh Devore '45-'63 1-5-1 0-1-0 0-0-0
Terry Brennan '54-'58 11-13-0 0-0-0 0-1-0
Joe Kuharich '59-'62 3-9-0 0-2-0 0-0-0
Ara Parseghian '64-'74 14-11-3 2-5-0 1-3-1
Dan Devine '75-'80 17-10-0 1-1-0 0-0-1
Gerry Faust '81-'85 7-14-0 1-1-0 0-1-0
Lou Holtz '86-'96 34-20-2 3-1-0 18-4-0
Bob Davie '97-2001 6-15-0 0-1-0 0-0-0
Tyrone Willingham '02-'04 7-8-0 0-1-0 0-0-0
Totals   138-116-10 8-15-1 62-12-3