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1998-99 Conference USA Season Summary

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Record: 199-161, .553 W-L% (8th of 31) (Schedule and Results)
*Record does not reflect forfeits or vacated games.
SRS: 7.84 (6th of 31) ▪ SOS: 5.72 (6th of 31)

Regular Season Champion: Cincinnati (American) and Alabama-Birmingham (National)
Tournament Champion: Charlotte

NCAA Tournament: 4 (Alabama-Birmingham, Charlotte, Cincinnati and Louisville)

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(Cincinnati)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Charlotte and Cincinnati)

Standings

Conference Overall PTS/G SRS
Rk American W L W-L% W L W-L% Own Opp SRS SOS
1 CincinnatiR 12 4 .750 27 6 .818 72.9 60.7 20.0 7.7
2 Louisville 11 5 .688 19 11 .633 76.9 69.8 15.2 8.1
3 CharlotteT 10 6 .625 23 11 .676 68.7 65.3 10.5 7.1
4 DePaul  10 6 .625 18 13 .581 72.7 71.5 9.1 7.9
5 Saint Louis  8 8 .500 15 16 .484 65.3 63.7 8.8 7.2
6 Marquette  6 10 .375 14 15 .483 62.9 62.7 5.0 4.8
Rk National W L W-L% W L W-L% Own Opp SRS SOS
1 Alabama-BirminghamR 10 6 .625 20 12 .625 74.0 70.5 8.9 5.4
2 South Florida  6 10 .375 14 14 .500 71.6 67.7 7.9 4.0
3 Southern Mississippi  6 10 .375 14 16 .467 62.4 61.2 4.2 3.0
4 Memphis  6 10 .375 13 15 .464 76.5 76.4 5.3 5.3
5 Tulane  6 10 .375 12 15 .444 70.6 71.7 1.7 2.8
6 Houston  5 11 .313 10 17 .370 70.9 78.8 -2.6 5.4

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 11/17 11/24 12/1 12/8 12/15 12/22 12/29 1/5 1/12 1/19 1/26 2/2 2/9 2/16 2/23 3/2 Final
Cincinnati 15 17 15 6 4 4 4 3 3 3 5 5 3 4 9 9 7 11
Charlotte                                   24
Louisville                     24              

NCAA Tournament

First Round
Alabama-Birmingham lost (77-64) versus Iowa (West Regional)
Charlotte won (81-70) versus Rhode Island (Midwest Regional)
Cincinnati won (72-48) versus George Mason (East Regional)
Louisville lost (62-58) versus Creighton (South Regional)

Second Round
Charlotte lost (85-72) versus Oklahoma (Midwest Regional)
Cincinnati lost (64-54) versus Temple (East Regional)

Conference Leaders

Minimum Stat Requirements ▪ Stats include all games played
Games
1. Galen YoungCharlotte 34
  Tremaine GardinerCharlotte 34
  Jobey ThomasCharlotte 34
  Marlon ThomasCharlotte 34
  Kedric SmithCharlotte 34
6. Kenyon MartinCincinnati 33
  Diego GuevaraCharlotte 33
  Pete MickealCincinnati 33
  Steve LoganCincinnati 33
  Kelvin PriceCharlotte 33
  Melvin LevettCincinnati 33
  Ryan FletcherCincinnati 33
Field Goals
1. Quentin RichardsonDePaul 203
2. Fred WilliamsUAB 199
3. Lance WilliamsDePaul 187
4. Pete MickealCincinnati 182
5. Gee GervinHouston 177
6. B.B. WaldonSouth Fla. 176
7. Omar SneedMemphis 174
8. Galen YoungCharlotte 170
9. Melvin LevettCincinnati 165
10. Kelvin PriceCharlotte 161
Field Goal Attempts
1. Quentin RichardsonDePaul 425
2. Gee GervinHouston 418
3. Galen YoungCharlotte 414
4. Melvin LevettCincinnati 408
5. Neil ReedSouthern Miss. 385
6. Fred WilliamsUAB 375
7. Lance WilliamsDePaul 374
8. B.B. WaldonSouth Fla. 351
9. Omar SneedMemphis 344
10. Kenny YoungerHouston 326
Field Goal Percentage
1. Pete MickealCincinnati .583
2. Fred WilliamsUAB .531
3. Omar SneedMemphis .506
4. B.B. WaldonSouth Fla. .501
5. Lance WilliamsDePaul .500
6. Kenny YoungerHouston .485
7. Quentin RichardsonDePaul .478
8. Gee GervinHouston .423
9. Galen YoungCharlotte .411
10. Melvin LevettCincinnati .404
2-Point Field Goals
1. Fred WilliamsUAB 190
2. Lance WilliamsDePaul 187
3. Pete MickealCincinnati 177
4. Omar SneedMemphis 168
5. Kelvin PriceCharlotte 161
6. Quentin RichardsonDePaul 159
7. B.B. WaldonSouth Fla. 151
8. Galen YoungCharlotte 146
9. Kenyon MartinCincinnati 142
10. Kenny YoungerHouston 136
2-Point Field Goal Attempts
1. Lance WilliamsDePaul 374
2. Galen YoungCharlotte 343
3. Fred WilliamsUAB 335
4. Kelvin PriceCharlotte 323
5. Omar SneedMemphis 307
6. Quentin RichardsonDePaul 298
7. Pete MickealCincinnati 296
8. Kenny YoungerHouston 269
9. B.B. WaldonSouth Fla. 268
10. Gee GervinHouston 263
2-Point Field Goal Percentage
1. Pete MickealCincinnati .598
2. Alex SandersLouisville .595
3. Kelly WiseMemphis .592
4. Tony WilliamsLouisville .591
5. Marques MaybinLouisville .588
6. Kenyon MartinCincinnati .575
7. Fred WilliamsUAB .567
8. B.B. WaldonSouth Fla. .563
9. Omar SneedMemphis .547
10. Antonio JacksonUAB .536
3-Point Field Goals
1. Diego GuevaraCharlotte 80
2. Melvin LevettCincinnati 70
3. Neil ReedSouthern Miss. 67
4. Damon CobbUAB 62
  Gee GervinHouston 62
6. Jobey ThomasCharlotte 61
7. John CliffMarquette 55
8. Eric HolmesUAB 53
9. Kerry HartfieldDePaul 52
  Virgel CobbinSt. Louis 52
3-Point Field Goal Attempts
1. Melvin LevettCincinnati 210
2. Diego GuevaraCharlotte 206
3. Neil ReedSouthern Miss. 188
4. Damon CobbUAB 167
5. Eric HolmesUAB 159
6. Jobey ThomasCharlotte 157
7. Gee GervinHouston 155
8. Cedric SmithSouth Fla. 149
9. John CliffMarquette 143
10. Kerry HartfieldDePaul 139
Free Throws
1. Gee GervinHouston 140
2. Quentin RichardsonDePaul 136
  Galen YoungCharlotte 136
4. Neil ReedSouthern Miss. 131
5. Pete MickealCincinnati 124
6. Omar SneedMemphis 113
7. Diego GuevaraCharlotte 104
8. Cameron MurrayLouisville 99
9. Bobby SimmonsDePaul 92
10. Kenny YoungerHouston 85
  Kelvin PriceCharlotte 85
Free Throw Attempts
1. Galen YoungCharlotte 194
2. Quentin RichardsonDePaul 183
3. Pete MickealCincinnati 177
  Gee GervinHouston 177
5. Omar SneedMemphis 176
6. Kelvin PriceCharlotte 156
7. Neil ReedSouthern Miss. 155
8. B.B. WaldonSouth Fla. 153
9. Kenny YoungerHouston 136
10. Chonsey AsburySouth Fla. 131
Free Throw Percentage
1. Neil ReedSouthern Miss. .845
2. Dinno DanielsMemphis .840
3. Brian WardleMarquette .830
4. Diego GuevaraCharlotte .825
5. Damon CobbUAB .824
6. Bobby SimmonsDePaul .793
7. Gee GervinHouston .791
8. Cameron MurrayLouisville .773
9. Quentin RichardsonDePaul .743
10. Galen YoungCharlotte .701
Total Rebounds
1. Quentin RichardsonDePaul 327
2. William StringfellowHouston 260
3. Galen YoungCharlotte 245
4. Lance WilliamsDePaul 241
5. Pete MickealCincinnati 236
6. Kenyon MartinCincinnati 228
7. Tremaine GardinerCharlotte 219
8. Kelvin PriceCharlotte 211
  Omar SneedMemphis 211
10. Kenny YoungerHouston 210
Assists
1. Diego GuevaraCharlotte 125
2. Cameron MurrayLouisville 116
3. Gee GervinHouston 106
4. Cedric SmithSouth Fla. 104
5. Galen YoungCharlotte 103
6. Eric HolmesUAB 102
7. Leandrew BassUAB 99
8. Mel CauthenSouthern Miss. 97
  Micheal HortonCincinnati 97
10. Kerry HartfieldDePaul 96
Steals
1. Damon CobbUAB 76
2. Cedric SmithSouth Fla. 61
3. Shaddrick JenkinsSouth Fla. 59
4. Waitari MarshTulane 56
5. B.B. WaldonSouth Fla. 53
  Bobby SimmonsDePaul 53
7. Galen YoungCharlotte 52
  Willie ColemanDePaul 52
9. Pete MickealCincinnati 51
10. Marcus MoodyMemphis 50
  Kelvin PriceCharlotte 50
  Earl FlowersSouthern Miss. 50
Blocks
1. Kenyon MartinCincinnati 78
2. Carlos BookerSouthern Miss. 58
3. William StringfellowHouston 50
4. Kelly WiseMemphis 48
5. Jermaine OusleyMemphis 43
6. Mike BargenMarquette 37
  Dion EdwardLouisville 37
8. Artha ReevesSouth Fla. 28
9. Kelvin PriceCharlotte 27
10. Justin TatumSt. Louis 26
  Antonio JacksonUAB 26
Points
1. Quentin RichardsonDePaul 586
2. Gee GervinHouston 556
3. Neil ReedSouthern Miss. 506
4. Galen YoungCharlotte 500
5. Pete MickealCincinnati 493
6. Fred WilliamsUAB 482
7. Omar SneedMemphis 467
  Melvin LevettCincinnati 467
9. B.B. WaldonSouth Fla. 455
10. Lance WilliamsDePaul 432
Points Per Game
1. Gee GervinHouston 20.6
2. Quentin RichardsonDePaul 18.9
3. Neil ReedSouthern Miss. 18.1
4. Omar SneedMemphis 16.7
5. B.B. WaldonSouth Fla. 16.2
6. Kenny YoungerHouston 15.7
7. Fred WilliamsUAB 15.5
8. Pete MickealCincinnati 14.9
9. Galen YoungCharlotte 14.7
10. Melvin LevettCincinnati 14.2
Total Rebounds Per Game
1. Quentin RichardsonDePaul 10.5
2. William StringfellowHouston 9.6
3. Kenny YoungerHouston 7.8
4. Lance WilliamsDePaul 7.8
5. Omar SneedMemphis 7.5
6. Galen YoungCharlotte 7.2
7. Pete MickealCincinnati 7.2
8. B.B. WaldonSouth Fla. 7.0
9. Vandarel JonesSouthern Miss. 7.0
10. Kenyon MartinCincinnati 6.9
Assists Per Game
1. Gee GervinHouston 3.9
2. Cameron MurrayLouisville 3.9
3. Diego GuevaraCharlotte 3.8
4. Cedric SmithSouth Fla. 3.7
5. Micheal HortonCincinnati 3.5
6. Leandrew BassUAB 3.4
7. Waitari MarshTulane 3.4
8. Dinno DanielsMemphis 3.3
9. Mel CauthenSouthern Miss. 3.2
10. Cordell HenryMarquette 3.2
Steals Per Game
1. Damon CobbUAB 2.4
2. Cedric SmithSouth Fla. 2.2
3. Shaddrick JenkinsSouth Fla. 2.1
4. Marcus MoodyMemphis 2.1
5. Waitari MarshTulane 2.1
6. B.B. WaldonSouth Fla. 1.9
7. Willie ColemanDePaul 1.9
8. Gee GervinHouston 1.8
9. Chonsey AsburySouth Fla. 1.8
10. Nate JohnsonLouisville 1.7
Blocks Per Game
1. Kenyon MartinCincinnati 2.4
2. Carlos BookerSouthern Miss. 2.1
3. William StringfellowHouston 1.9
4. Kelly WiseMemphis 1.7
5. Jermaine OusleyMemphis 1.5
6. Mike BargenMarquette 1.3
7. Dion EdwardLouisville 1.2
8. Artha ReevesSouth Fla. 1.0
9. Jermaine TateCincinnati 0.9
10. Shamel JonesMemphis 0.9
Effective Field Goal Percentage
1. Pete MickealCincinnati .591
2. Fred WilliamsUAB .543
3. B.B. WaldonSouth Fla. .537
4. Quentin RichardsonDePaul .529
5. Kenny YoungerHouston .518
6. Omar SneedMemphis .515
7. Lance WilliamsDePaul .500
8. Gee GervinHouston .498
9. Melvin LevettCincinnati .490
10. Neil ReedSouthern Miss. .487
True Shooting Percentage
1. Pete MickealCincinnati .622
2. Cameron MurrayLouisville .594
3. Virgel CobbinSt. Louis .580
4. Kenyon MartinCincinnati .575
  Damon CobbUAB .575
6. Quentin RichardsonDePaul .572
7. Tony WilliamsLouisville .570
8. Fred WilliamsUAB .570
9. Marques MaybinLouisville .567
10. Alex SandersLouisville .559
Offensive Win Shares
1. Pete MickealCincinnati 3.8
2. Quentin RichardsonDePaul 3.2
3. Neil ReedSouthern Miss. 2.8
4. Gee GervinHouston 2.6
5. Fred WilliamsUAB 2.6
6. Cameron MurrayLouisville 2.3
7. Diego GuevaraCharlotte 2.2
8. Virgel CobbinSt. Louis 2.2
9. Damon CobbUAB 2.0
10. Kenyon MartinCincinnati 2.0
Defensive Win Shares
1. Kenyon MartinCincinnati 4.8
2. Pete MickealCincinnati 3.0
3. Galen YoungCharlotte 2.8
4. B.B. WaldonSouth Fla. 2.7
5. Kelvin PriceCharlotte 2.7
6. Mike BargenMarquette 2.5
7. Cedric SmithSouth Fla. 2.5
8. Carlos BookerSouthern Miss. 2.4
9. Lance WilliamsDePaul 2.1
10. Chonsey AsburySouth Fla. 2.0
Win Shares
1. Pete MickealCincinnati 6.8
2. Kenyon MartinCincinnati 6.8
3. Quentin RichardsonDePaul 5.2
4. B.B. WaldonSouth Fla. 4.6
5. Kelvin PriceCharlotte 3.9
6. Galen YoungCharlotte 3.9
7. Neil ReedSouthern Miss. 3.7
8. Mike BargenMarquette 3.6
9. Fred WilliamsUAB 3.5
10. Diego GuevaraCharlotte 3.5