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1944-45 Big Ten Conference
Season Summary

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Record: 108-86, .557 W-L% (7th of 11)
* Records do not reflect forfeits and vacated games.

Regular Season Champion: Iowa

NCAA Tournament: 1 (Ohio State)

Standings

Conference Overall
Rk School W L W-L% W L W-L% Notes
1 Iowa 11 1 .917 17 1 .944 Reg. Season Champion
2 Ohio State 10 2 .833 15 5 .750 NCAA Tournament; NCAA FF
3 Illinois 7 5 .583 13 7 .650
4 Purdue 6 6 .500 9 11 .450
5 Michigan 5 7 .417 12 7 .632
6 Wisconsin 4 8 .333 10 11 .476
6 Minnesota 4 8 .333 8 13 .381
6 Northwestern 4 8 .333 7 12 .368
9 Indiana 3 9 .250 10 11 .476
10 Chicago 0 0 7 8 .467

NCAA Tournament

Regional Semifinal
Ohio State won (45-37) versus Kentucky (East Regional)

Regional Final
Ohio State lost (70-65) versus New York University (East Regional)