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1984-85 Big East Conference
Season Summary

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Record: 184-102, .643 W-L% (3rd of 32) (Schedule and Results)
* Records do not reflect forfeits and vacated games.
SRS: 9.39 (4th of 32) ▪ SOS: 5.98 (4th of 32)

Regular Season Champion: St. John's (NY)
Conf. Tournament Champion: Georgetown

NCAA Tournament: 6 (Boston College, Georgetown, Pitt, St. John's (NY), Syracuse and Villanova)

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(Georgetown, St. John's (NY) and Syracuse)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Georgetown, St. John's (NY) and Syracuse)

Standings

Conference Overall PTS/G SRS
Rk School W L W-L% W L W-L% Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
1 St. John's (NY) 15 1 .938 31 4 .886 75.7 64.7 18.1 7.1 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion; NCAA FF
2 Georgetown 14 2 .875 35 3 .921 74.0 58.9 20.9 5.8 NCAA Tournament; Conf. Tournament Champion; NCAA FF
3 Syracuse 9 7 .563 22 9 .710 73.0 67.9 12.2 7.0 NCAA Tournament
4 Villanova 9 7 .563 25 10 .714 68.7 63.9 12.0 7.3 NCAA Tournament; NCAA FF; NCAA Champion
5 Pittsburgh 8 8 .500 17 12 .586 69.6 68.0 7.2 5.6 NCAA Tournament
6 Boston College 7 9 .438 20 11 .645 73.6 68.8 11.0 6.2 NCAA Tournament
7 Connecticut 6 10 .375 13 15 .464 71.1 71.2 3.6 3.7
8 Providence 3 13 .188 11 20 .355 65.2 72.0 -0.3 6.6
9 Seton Hall 1 15 .063 10 18 .357 71.7 76.5 -0.2 4.6

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 11/27 12/4 12/11 12/18 12/25 1/1 1/8 1/15 1/22 1/29 2/5 2/12 2/19 2/26 3/5 Final
Georgetown 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 2 2 2 1 1
St. John's (NY) 7 3 3 4 8 5 4 3 4 2 1 1 1 1 1 2 3
Syracuse 12 14 12 10 9 6 5 7 7 11 9 6 8 7 12 13 15
Boston College - - - - - - - 12 15 - - - - 20 - - -
Connecticut - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Pittsburgh - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Providence - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Seton Hall - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Villanova - - - - - - - 16 18 14 18 19 16 - - - -

Conference Tournament


First Round
Wed, Mar 6 Providence 77 @ Seton Hall 75

Quarterfinal
Thu, Mar 7 Providence 62 @ St. John's (NY) 90
Thu, Mar 7 Boston College 69 @ Syracuse 70
Thu, Mar 7 Connecticut 62 @ Georgetown 93
Thu, Mar 7 Pittsburgh 61 @ Villanova 69

Semifinal
Fri, Mar 8 Georgetown 74 @ Syracuse 65
Fri, Mar 8 Villanova 74 @ St. John's (NY) 89

Final
Sat, Mar 9 Georgetown 92 @ St. John's (NY) 80

NCAA Tournament

First Round
Boston College won (55-53) versus Texas Tech (Midwest Regional)
Georgetown won (68-43) versus Lehigh (East Regional)
Pittsburgh lost (78-54) versus Louisiana Tech (Midwest Regional)
St. John's (NY) won (83-59) versus Southern (West Regional)
Syracuse won (70-65) versus DePaul (East Regional)
Villanova won (51-49) versus Dayton (Southeast Regional)

Second Round
Boston College won (74-73) versus Duke (Midwest Regional)
Georgetown won (63-46) versus Temple (East Regional)
St. John's (NY) won (68-65) versus Arkansas (West Regional)
Syracuse lost (70-53) versus Georgia Tech (East Regional)
Villanova won (59-55) versus Michigan (Southeast Regional)

Regional Semifinal
Boston College lost (59-57) versus Memphis (Midwest Regional)
Georgetown won (65-53) versus Loyola (IL) (East Regional)
St. John's (NY) won (86-70) versus Kentucky (West Regional)
Villanova won (46-43) versus Maryland (Southeast Regional)

Regional Final
Georgetown won (60-54) versus Georgia Tech (East Regional)
St. John's (NY) won (69-60) versus North Carolina State (West Regional)
Villanova won (56-44) versus North Carolina (Southeast Regional)

National Semifinal
Georgetown won (77-59) versus St. John's (NY)
St. John's (NY) lost (77-59) versus Georgetown
Villanova won (52-45) versus Memphis

National Final
Georgetown lost (66-64) versus Villanova
Villanova won (66-64) versus Georgetown