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2008-09 Conference USA
Season Summary

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Record: 217-178, .549 W-L% (6th of 32) (Schedule and Results)
* Records do not reflect forfeits and vacated games.
SRS: 3.76 (8th of 32) ▪ SOS: 2.87 (8th of 32)

Regular Season Champion: Memphis
Tournament Champion: Memphis

NCAA Tournament: 1 (Memphis)

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

Standings

Record includes games as coach of major schools, and does not reflect forfeits or vacated games
Conference Overall PTS/G SRS
Rk School W L W-L% W L W-L% Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
1 MemphisRT 16 0 1.000 33 4 .892 75.1 58.8 20.9 4.6
2 Tulsa  12 4 .750 25 11 .694 66.2 62.6 8.4 4.8
3 Alabama-Birmingham  11 5 .688 22 12 .647 72.4 66.0 10.1 3.7
4 Texas-El Paso  10 6 .625 23 14 .622 75.4 71.9 6.7 3.2
5 Houston  10 6 .625 21 12 .636 75.8 68.8 8.3 1.3
6 Central Florida  7 9 .438 17 14 .548 70.4 69.9 1.7 1.3 *Overall W-L adjusted to 0-14
7 Marshall  7 9 .438 15 17 .469 68.8 71.3 0.1 2.7
8 Tulane  7 9 .438 14 17 .452 64.3 66.5 -1.3 0.9
9 East Carolina  5 11 .313 13 17 .433 71.9 76.2 -3.0 1.3
10 Rice  4 12 .250 10 22 .313 63.6 71.8 -5.0 3.2
11 Southern Mississippi  4 12 .250 15 17 .469 66.3 68.6 1.5 3.8
12 Southern Methodist  3 13 .188 9 21 .300 62.7 69.6 -3.3 3.6

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 3/9 Final
Memphis 13 13 18 18 17 23 - - - - 22 18 14 8 5 5 5 4 3
Alabama-Birmingham - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Central Florida - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
East Carolina - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Houston - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Marshall - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Rice - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Southern Methodist - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Southern Mississippi - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Texas-El Paso - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Tulane - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Tulsa - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Conference Tournament


First Round
Wed, Mar 11 Southern Mississippi 77 @ Central Florida 53
Wed, Mar 11 Tulane 69 @ East Carolina 59
Wed, Mar 11 Houston 85 @ Southern Methodist 76
Wed, Mar 11 Rice 60 @ Marshall 59

Quarterfinal
Thu, Mar 12 Tulsa 73 @ Rice 51
Thu, Mar 12 Tulane 41 @ Memphis 51
Thu, Mar 12 Alabama-Birmingham 74 @ Southern Mississippi 73
Thu, Mar 12 Houston 89 @ Texas-El Paso 85

Semifinal
Fri, Mar 13 Tulsa 70 @ Alabama-Birmingham 67
Fri, Mar 13 Houston 49 @ Memphis 74

Final
Sat, Mar 14 Tulsa 39 @ Memphis 64

NCAA Tournament

First Round
Memphis won (81-70) versus Cal State Northridge (West Regional)

Second Round
Memphis won (89-70) versus Maryland (West Regional)

Regional Semifinal
Memphis lost (102-91) versus Missouri (West Regional)

Conference Leaders

Minimum Stat Requirements ▪ Stats include all games played