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2003-04 Big Ten Conference Season Summary

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Record: 188-147, .561 W-L% (7th of 32) (Schedule and Results)
*Record does not reflect forfeits or vacated games.
SRS: 8.21 (5th of 32) ▪ SOS: 6.42 (5th of 32)

Regular Season Champion: Illinois
Tournament Champion: Wisconsin

NCAA Tournament: 3 (Illinois, Michigan State and Wisconsin)

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

Standings

Conference Overall PTS/G SRS
Rk School W L W-L% W L W-L% Own Opp SRS SOS
1 IllinoisR 13 3 .813 26 7 .788 72.8 62.9 16.9 7.1
2 WisconsinT 12 4 .750 25 7 .781 68.4 57.0 19.0 7.5
3 Michigan State 12 4 .750 18 12 .600 71.3 67.5 12.1 8.4
4 Iowa  9 7 .563 16 13 .552 71.4 68.9 8.7 6.2
5 Michigan  8 8 .500 23 11 .676 68.9 63.2 11.8 6.2
6 Northwestern  8 8 .500 14 15 .483 61.6 62.9 4.6 5.9
7 Purdue  7 9 .438 17 14 .548 64.9 60.6 9.7 5.5
8 Indiana  7 9 .438 14 15 .483 64.9 67.6 5.2 7.9
9 Ohio State  6 10 .375 14 16 .467 65.0 68.5 1.5 5.0
10 Minnesota  3 13 .188 12 18 .400 70.1 71.7 3.7 5.4
11 Penn State  3 13 .188 9 19 .321 58.3 66.9 -3.0 5.7

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 11/25 12/2 12/9 12/16 12/23 12/31 1/6 1/13 1/20 1/27 2/3 2/10 2/17 2/24 3/2 3/9 Final
Wisconsin 15 15 15 23 22 19 18 21 19 21 17 14 17 12 22 17 10 10
Illinois 13 12 11 14 21 21 20 19 25           23 18 12 13
Iowa       24                            
Michigan State 3 3 5 21                            
Purdue     20 16 17 22 21 24   23 21              

Conference Tournament


First Round
Thu, Mar 11Indiana83@Ohio State69
Thu, Mar 11Minnesota63@Purdue52
Thu, Mar 11Northwestern57@Penn State52

Quarterfinal
Fri, Mar 12Wisconsin66@Minnesota52
Fri, Mar 12Illinois71@Indiana59
Fri, Mar 12Michigan79@Iowa70
Fri, Mar 12Michigan State68@Northwestern55

Semifinal
Sat, Mar 13Illinois74@Michigan60
Sat, Mar 13Wisconsin68@Michigan State66

Final
Sun, Mar 14Wisconsin70@Illinois53

NCAA Tournament

First Round
Illinois won (72-53) versus Murray State (Atlanta Regional)
Michigan State lost (72-66) versus Nevada (St. Louis Regional)
Wisconsin won (76-64) versus Richmond (East Rutherford Regional)

Second Round
Illinois won (92-68) versus Cincinnati (Atlanta Regional)
Wisconsin lost (59-55) versus Pittsburgh (East Rutherford Regional)

Regional Semifinal
Illinois lost (72-62) versus Duke (Atlanta Regional)

Conference Leaders

Minimum Stat Requirements ▪ Stats include all games played