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1971-72 Big Eight Conference
Season Summary

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Record: 102-109, .483 W-L% (20th of 20) (Schedule and Results)
* Records do not reflect forfeits and vacated games.
SRS: 3.09 (6th of 19) ▪ SOS: 2.95 (6th of 19)

Regular Season Champion: Kansas State

NCAA Tournament: 1 (Kansas State)

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(Kansas and Oklahoma)
Ranked in Final AP Poll: 0

Standings

Conference Overall PTS/G SRS
Rk School W L W-L% W L W-L% Own Opp SRS SOS
1 Kansas StateR 12 2 .857 19 9 .679 73.8 67.3 11.3 4.8
2 Missouri  10 4 .714 21 6 .778 76.8 69.0 9.8 2.0
3 Oklahoma  9 5 .643 14 12 .538 75.0 73.8 2.2 0.9
4 Nebraska  7 7 .500 14 12 .538 70.6 67.7 4.1 1.2
4 Kansas  7 7 .500 11 15 .423 74.2 73.6 3.9 3.3
6 Iowa State  5 9 .357 12 14 .462 76.8 79.3 1.6 4.1
7 Colorado  4 10 .286 7 19 .269 66.0 73.3 -3.7 3.7
8 Oklahoma State  2 12 .143 4 22 .154 65.6 73.7 -4.5 3.6

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 12/7 12/14 12/21 12/28 1/4 1/11 1/18 1/25 2/1 2/8 2/15 2/22 2/29 3/7 Final
Colorado - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Iowa State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Kansas 14 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Kansas State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Missouri - - - - - - 18 - 20 15 17 15 14 19 18 -
Nebraska - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oklahoma 20 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oklahoma State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

NCAA Tournament

Regional Semifinal
Kansas State won (66-55) versus Texas (Midwest Regional)

Regional Final
Kansas State lost (72-65) versus Louisville (Midwest Regional)