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1988-89 Atlantic 10 Conference
Season Summary

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Record: 140-154, .476 W-L% (28th of 33) (Schedule and Results)
* Records do not reflect forfeits and vacated games.
SRS: -2.23 (18th of 33) ▪ SOS: -0.69 (17th of 33)

Regular Season Champion: West Virginia
Conf. Tournament Champion: Rutgers

NCAA Tournament: 2 (Rutgers and West Virginia)

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(Temple)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(West Virginia)

Standings

Conference Overall PTS/G SRS
Rk School W L W-L% W L W-L% Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
1 West Virginia 17 1 .944 26 5 .839 78.5 66.5 11.1 -0.8 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion
2 Temple 15 3 .833 18 12 .600 71.8 65.7 8.1 2.1
3 Rutgers 13 5 .722 18 13 .581 76.9 75.0 2.5 0.6 NCAA Tournament; Conf. Tournament Champion
4 Penn State 12 6 .667 20 12 .625 77.2 71.4 4.6 -1.3
5 Rhode Island 9 9 .500 13 15 .464 76.4 77.0 -1.8 -1.2
6 St. Bonaventure 7 11 .389 13 15 .464 70.7 80.3 -10.4 -0.8
6 Duquesne 7 11 .389 13 16 .448 80.2 81.9 -2.7 -1.1
8 Massachusetts 5 13 .278 10 18 .357 77.3 85.9 -10.6 -2.0
9 Saint Joseph's 4 14 .222 8 21 .276 67.6 75.3 -8.7 -1.0
10 George Washington 1 17 .056 1 27 .036 68.5 81.6 -14.4 -1.3

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 11/22 11/29 12/6 12/13 12/20 12/27 1/3 1/10 1/17 1/24 1/31 2/7 2/14 2/21 2/28 3/7 Final
West Virginia - - - - - - - - - - - 18 15 14 11 15 13 17
Duquesne - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
George Washington - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Massachusetts - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Penn State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Rhode Island - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Rutgers - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Saint Joseph's - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
St. Bonaventure - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Temple 19 19 17 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Conference Tournament


First Round
Sat, Mar 4 Duquesne 74 @ George Washington 63
Sat, Mar 4 Massachusetts 83 @ Saint Joseph's 87

Quarterfinal
Sun, Mar 5 Penn State 84 @ Rhode Island 68
Sun, Mar 5 Rutgers 100 @ St. Bonaventure 67
Sun, Mar 5 West Virginia 79 @ Saint Joseph's 59
Sun, Mar 5 Duquesne 51 @ Temple 64

Semifinal
Mon, Mar 6 Rutgers 62 @ Temple 59
Mon, Mar 6 Penn State 86 @ West Virginia 64

Final
Tue, Mar 7 Penn State 66 @ Rutgers 70

NCAA Tournament

First Round
Rutgers lost (87-73) versus Iowa (East Regional)
West Virginia won (84-68) versus Tennessee (East Regional)

Second Round
West Virginia lost (70-63) versus Duke (East Regional)