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1962-63 Big Ten Conference
Season Summary

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Record: 124-114, .521 W-L% (7th of 17) (Schedule and Results)
* Records do not reflect forfeits and vacated games.
SRS: 7.15 (3rd of 17) ▪ SOS: 6.43 (2nd of 17)

Regular Season Champion: Illinois and Ohio State

NCAA Tournament: 1 (Illinois)

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(Illinois and Wisconsin)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Illinois and Ohio State)

Standings

Conference Overall PTS/G SRS
Rk School W L W-L% W L W-L% Own Opp SRS SOS
1 Ohio State R 11 3 .786 20 4 .833 78.5 70.1 13.1 4.8
1 IllinoisR 11 3 .786 20 6 .769 84.1 77.4 13.2 6.5
3 Indiana  9 5 .643 13 11 .542 84.7 84.0 7.0 6.3
4 Michigan  8 6 .571 16 8 .667 77.2 73.0 8.5 4.3
4 Minnesota  8 6 .571 12 12 .500 74.4 72.8 8.4 6.8
6 Wisconsin  7 7 .500 14 10 .583 74.6 71.0 9.4 5.8
7 Northwestern  6 8 .429 9 15 .375 69.4 71.4 6.0 8.0
8 Iowa  5 9 .357 9 15 .375 65.9 70.9 2.6 7.7
9 Michigan State  3 11 .214 4 16 .200 78.0 83.4 2.3 7.7
10 Purdue  2 12 .143 7 17 .292 76.5 82.0 1.0 6.5

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 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
Ohio State - - 3 3 2 5 4 8 - - - 9 5 5 3 7
Illinois 8 - 10 8 4 3 5 3 3 4 4 4 6 6 8 8
Indiana - 8 - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Iowa - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Michigan - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Michigan State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Minnesota - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Northwestern - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Purdue - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Wisconsin 10 6 7 - - - - - - - - - - - - -

NCAA Tournament

Regional Semifinal
Illinois won (70-67) versus Bowling Green State (Mideast Regional)

Regional Final
Illinois lost (79-64) versus Loyola (IL) (Mideast Regional)