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2003-04 Big Ten Conference
Season Summary

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Record: 188-147, .561 W-L% (12th of 32) (Schedule and Results)
* Records do not reflect forfeits and vacated games.
SRS: 8.21 (5th of 32) ▪ SOS: 6.42 (5th of 32)

Regular Season Champion: Illinois
Conf. 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 Notes
1 Illinois 13 3 .813 26 7 .788 72.8 62.9 16.9 7.1 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion
2 Wisconsin 12 4 .750 25 7 .781 68.4 57.0 19.0 7.5 NCAA Tournament; Conf. Tournament Champion
3 Michigan State 12 4 .750 18 12 .600 71.3 67.5 12.1 8.4 NCAA Tournament
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
Indiana - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Iowa - - - 24 - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Michigan - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Michigan State 3 3 5 21 - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Minnesota - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Northwestern - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Ohio State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Penn State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Purdue - - 20 16 17 22 21 24 - 23 21 - - - - - - -

Conference Tournament


First Round
Thu, Mar 11 Northwestern 57 @ Penn State 52
Thu, Mar 11 Indiana 83 @ Ohio State 69
Thu, Mar 11 Minnesota 63 @ Purdue 52

Quarterfinal
Fri, Mar 12 Michigan State 68 @ Northwestern 55
Fri, Mar 12 Wisconsin 66 @ Minnesota 52
Fri, Mar 12 Illinois 71 @ Indiana 59
Fri, Mar 12 Michigan 79 @ Iowa 70

Semifinal
Sat, Mar 13 Wisconsin 68 @ Michigan State 66
Sat, Mar 13 Illinois 74 @ Michigan 60

Final
Sun, Mar 14 Wisconsin 70 @ Illinois 53

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