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1988-89 Big West Conference
Season Summary

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Record: 151-147, .507 W-L% (12th of 33) (Schedule and Results)
* Records do not reflect forfeits and vacated games.
SRS: 2.60 (11th of 33) ▪ SOS: 3.07 (9th of 33)

Regular Season Champion: UNLV
Conf. Tournament Champion: UNLV

NCAA Tournament: 1 (UNLV)

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(UNLV)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(UNLV)

Standings

Conference Overall PTS/G SRS
Rk School W L W-L% W L W-L% Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
1 Nevada-Las Vegas 16 2 .889 29 8 .784 85.3 74.5 17.4 6.7 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion; Conf. Tournament Champion
2 New Mexico State 12 6 .667 21 11 .656 69.4 66.9 5.9 3.5
3 UC-Santa Barbara 11 7 .611 21 9 .700 73.0 67.5 7.8 2.3
4 Cal State Fullerton 10 8 .556 16 13 .552 71.5 72.4 1.9 2.7
4 Long Beach State 10 8 .556 13 15 .464 69.0 73.4 -1.2 3.1
4 Utah State 10 8 .556 12 16 .429 77.5 77.1 3.7 3.3
7 Fresno State 9 9 .500 15 14 .517 66.8 63.2 4.2 0.6
8 UC-Irvine 8 10 .444 12 17 .414 81.6 86.3 -1.8 3.0
9 Pacific 3 15 .167 7 21 .250 71.2 77.7 -4.6 1.9
10 San Jose State 1 17 .056 5 23 .179 64.3 75.2 -7.4 3.6

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 11/22 11/29 12/6 12/13 12/20 12/27 1/3 1/10 1/17 1/24 1/31 2/7 2/14 2/21 2/28 3/7 Final
Nevada-Las Vegas 10 8 9 9 13 13 12 12 11 10 13 16 19 18 18 18 18 15
Cal State Fullerton - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Fresno State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Long Beach State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
New Mexico State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Pacific - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
San Jose State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
UC-Irvine - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
UC-Santa Barbara - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Utah State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Conference Tournament


First Round
Wed, Mar 8 Fresno State 64 @ San Jose State 60
Wed, Mar 8 Pacific 62 @ UC-Irvine 68

Quarterfinal
Thu, Mar 9 UC-Santa Barbara 69 @ Long Beach State 57
Thu, Mar 9 Nevada-Las Vegas 102 @ UC-Irvine 82
Thu, Mar 9 Cal State Fullerton 87 @ Utah State 86
Thu, Mar 9 Fresno State 59 @ New Mexico State 60

Semifinal
Fri, Mar 10 UC-Santa Barbara 63 @ New Mexico State 67
Fri, Mar 10 Cal State Fullerton 83 @ Nevada-Las Vegas 99

Final
Sat, Mar 11 Nevada-Las Vegas 68 @ New Mexico State 62

NCAA Tournament

First Round
Nevada-Las Vegas won (68-56) versus Idaho (West Regional)

Second Round
Nevada-Las Vegas won (85-70) versus DePaul (West Regional)

Regional Semifinal
Nevada-Las Vegas won (68-67) versus Arizona (West Regional)

Regional Final
Nevada-Las Vegas lost (84-61) versus Seton Hall (West Regional)