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1952-53 Big Seven Conference
Season Summary

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Record: 84-65, .564 W-L% (6th of 17) (Schedule and Results)
* Records do not reflect forfeits and vacated games.
SRS: 8.16 (2nd of 17) ▪ SOS: 6.86 (2nd of 17)

Regular Season Champion: Kansas

NCAA Tournament: 1 (Kansas)

Ranked in First AP Poll:(Kansas and Kansas State)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Kansas and Kansas State)

Standings

Conference Overall PTS/G SRS
Rk School W L W-L% W L W-L% Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
1 Kansas 10 2 .833 19 6 .760 72.5 63.4 16.3 7.1 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion; NCAA FF
2 Kansas State 9 3 .750 17 4 .810 81.6 72.5 16.7 7.6
3 Missouri 6 6 .500 11 9 .550 66.4 67.4 5.7 6.6
4 Iowa State 5 7 .417 10 11 .476 70.6 69.6 7.2 6.2
4 Oklahoma 5 7 .417 8 13 .381 65.4 69.5 3.4 7.6
6 Nebraska 4 8 .333 9 11 .450 69.5 72.6 4.5 7.5
7 Colorado 3 9 .250 10 11 .476 67.5 69.4 3.5 5.4

AP Poll Summary

School 12/16 12/23 12/30 1/6 1/13 1/20 1/27 2/3 2/10 2/17 2/24 3/3 3/10 Final
Kansas 20 - - - 15 9 14 18 14 10 5 6 5 3
Kansas State 2 5 1 1 1 4 5 5 10 8 9 8 8 12
Colorado - 18 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Iowa State - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Missouri - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nebraska - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oklahoma - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

NCAA Tournament

Regional Semifinal
Kansas won (73-65) versus Oklahoma City (West Regional)

Regional Final
Kansas won (61-55) versus Oklahoma State (West Regional)

National Semifinal
Kansas won (79-53) versus Washington (West Regional)

National Final
Kansas lost (69-68) versus Indiana