In 1978, he took over the head coaching job at West Virginia. During the decade before his arrival, the Mountaineers were 116-121. Over the next 24 seasons, he posted a 439-276 record. Catlett's West Virginia teams won an average of 19 games a season and made eight trips to the NCAA tournament, including a 1998 Sweet 16 appearance.
On February 13, 2002, at age 61, Catlett announced his retirement. He had a career college coaching record of 565-320.
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