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2001-02 Big East Conference
Season Summary

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Record: 266-178, .599 W-L% (10th of 32) (Schedule and Results)
* Records do not reflect forfeits and vacated games.
SRS: 9.23 (6th of 32) ▪ SOS: 5.44 (7th of 32)

Regular Season Champion: UConn (East) and Pitt (West)
Conf. Tournament Champion: UConn

NCAA Tournament: 6 (Boston College, UConn, Miami (FL), Notre Dame, Pitt and St. John's (NY))

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(Boston College, Georgetown and Syracuse)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(UConn, Miami (FL) and Pitt)

Standings

Conference Overall PTS/G SRS
Rk East W L W-L% W L W-L% Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
1 Connecticut 13 3 .813 27 7 .794 77.8 69.2 16.0 7.4 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion; Conf. Tournament Champion
2 Miami (FL) 10 6 .625 24 8 .750 74.8 67.4 13.0 5.5 NCAA Tournament
3 St. John's (NY) 9 7 .563 20 12 .625 70.3 68.8 7.8 6.3 NCAA Tournament;    *Overall W-L adjusted to 7-11
4 Boston College 8 8 .500 20 12 .625 73.6 70.5 8.9 5.9 NCAA Tournament
5 Villanova 7 9 .438 19 13 .594 70.8 66.3 10.7 6.2
6 Providence 6 10 .375 15 16 .484 71.4 69.7 6.2 4.5
7 Virginia Tech 4 12 .250 10 18 .357 69.4 70.8 2.6 4.0
Rk West W L W-L% W L W-L% Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
1 Pittsburgh 13 3 .813 29 6 .829 71.9 61.7 14.7 4.5 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion
2 Notre Dame 10 6 .625 22 11 .667 78.2 68.7 15.7 6.2 NCAA Tournament
3 Georgetown 9 7 .563 19 11 .633 80.2 71.2 13.2 4.2
4 Syracuse 9 7 .563 23 13 .639 72.3 66.8 11.4 5.9
5 Rutgers 8 8 .500 18 13 .581 67.6 66.0 4.5 2.9
6 Seton Hall 5 11 .313 12 18 .400 70.4 71.1 5.9 6.7
7 West Virginia 1 15 .063 8 20 .286 71.9 79.1 -1.4 5.9

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 11/20 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
Pittsburgh - - - - - - - - 23 - - 21 - 14 11 10 7 9
Connecticut - - - - - - - - - - 25 17 - - - 23 19 10
Miami (FL) - - - - - - 24 21 21 24 22 15 12 13 17 22 20 21
Boston College 17 17 15 13 11 10 11 11 16 22 - - - - - - - -
Georgetown 14 16 18 19 18 16 20 24 - - - - - - - - - -
Notre Dame - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Providence - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Rutgers - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Seton Hall - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
St. John's (NY) - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Syracuse 21 18 12 9 13 18 18 16 12 8 12 14 23 - - - - -
Villanova - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Virginia Tech - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
West Virginia - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Conference Tournament


First Round
Wed, Mar 6 St. John's (NY) 64 @ Seton Hall 58
Wed, Mar 6 Villanova 78 @ Syracuse 64
Wed, Mar 6 Boston College 60 @ Rutgers 55
Wed, Mar 6 Georgetown 68 @ Providence 67

Quarterfinal
Thu, Mar 7 Miami (FL) 84 @ Georgetown 76
Thu, Mar 7 Notre Dame 83 @ St. John's (NY) 63
Thu, Mar 7 Pittsburgh 76 @ Boston College 62
Thu, Mar 7 Connecticut 72 @ Villanova 70

Semifinal
Fri, Mar 8 Connecticut 82 @ Notre Dame 77
Fri, Mar 8 Pittsburgh 76 @ Miami (FL) 71

Final
Sat, Mar 9 Connecticut 74 @ Pittsburgh 65

NCAA Tournament

First Round
Boston College lost (70-57) versus Texas (Midwest Regional)
Connecticut won (78-67) versus Hampton (East Regional)
Miami (FL) lost (93-80) versus Missouri (West Regional)
Notre Dame won (82-63) versus Charlotte (South Regional)
Pittsburgh won (71-54) versus Central Connecticut State (South Regional)
St. John's (NY) lost (80-70) versus Wisconsin (East Regional)

Second Round
Connecticut won (77-74) versus North Carolina State (East Regional)
Notre Dame lost (84-77) versus Duke (South Regional)
Pittsburgh won (63-50) versus University of California (South Regional)

Regional Semifinal
Connecticut won (71-59) versus Southern Illinois (East Regional)
Pittsburgh lost (78-73) versus Kent State (South Regional)

Regional Final
Connecticut lost (90-82) versus Maryland (East Regional)

Conference Leaders

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