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1972-73 Big Eight Conference
Season Summary

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Record: 115-96, .545 W-L% (4th of 20) (Schedule and Results)
* Records do not reflect forfeits and vacated games.
SRS: 2.33 (7th of 19) ▪ SOS: 2.54 (6th of 19)

Regular Season Champion: Kansas State

NCAA Tournament: 1 (Kansas State)

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(Kansas State)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Kansas State and Missouri)

Standings

Conference Overall PTS/G SRS
Rk School W L W-L% W L W-L% Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
1 Kansas State 12 2 .857 23 5 .821 76.3 68.6 10.2 2.5 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion
2 Missouri 9 5 .643 21 6 .778 77.4 72.0 7.5 2.1
2 Colorado 9 5 .643 13 13 .500 71.8 73.7 1.1 2.9
4 Oklahoma 8 6 .571 18 8 .692 76.3 73.4 3.3 0.5
5 Iowa State 7 7 .500 16 10 .615 79.1 76.9 5.2 3.0
6 Nebraska 4 10 .286 9 17 .346 63.6 70.2 -4.1 2.5
6 Kansas 4 10 .286 8 18 .308 66.7 70.1 0.7 4.1
8 Oklahoma State 3 11 .214 7 19 .269 69.0 77.0 -5.3 2.7

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 12/5 12/12 12/19 12/26 1/2 1/9 1/16 1/23 1/30 2/6 2/13 2/20 2/27 3/6 Final
Kansas State 17 16 20 17 16 18 17 14 18 18 18 15 13 16 11 9
Missouri - - 12 10 7 7 5 8 7 7 8 12 16 13 12 15
Colorado - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Iowa State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Kansas - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nebraska - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oklahoma - - - 19 19 - - - - - - - - - - -
Oklahoma State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

NCAA Tournament

Regional Semifinal
Kansas State won (66-63) versus Louisiana-Lafayette (Midwest Regional)

Regional Final
Kansas State lost (92-72) versus Memphis (Midwest Regional)