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1977-78 East Coast Conference
Season Summary

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Record: 169-163, .509 W-L% (3rd of 24) (Schedule and Results)
* Records do not reflect forfeits and vacated games.
SRS: -8.06 (23rd of 24) ▪ SOS: -6.20 (22nd of 24)

Regular Season Champion: La Salle (East) and Lafayette (West)
Conf. Tournament Champion: La Salle

NCAA Tournament: 1 (La Salle)

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll: 0
Ranked in Final AP Poll: 0

Standings

Conference Overall PTS/G SRS
Rk East W L W-L% W L W-L% Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
1 La Salle 5 0 1.000 18 12 .600 86.3 83.3 2.5 -0.5 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion; Conf. Tournament Champion
2 Temple 4 1 .800 24 5 .828 75.5 69.8 4.5 -1.2
3 American 2 3 .400 16 12 .571 72.1 74.4 -6.5 -4.2
3 Drexel 2 3 .400 13 13 .500 79.2 78.9 -9.6 -9.9
3 Saint Joseph's 2 3 .400 13 15 .464 73.3 73.9 -1.6 -1.0
6 Hofstra 0 5 .000 8 19 .296 80.8 87.6 -11.2 -4.4
Rk West W L W-L% W L W-L% Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
1 Lafayette 10 0 1.000 23 8 .742 71.1 65.2 -2.0 -7.9 Reg. Season Champion
2 Delaware 5 5 .500 16 11 .593 79.5 80.0 -9.4 -8.9
2 Bucknell 5 5 .500 13 15 .464 71.6 77.8 -14.9 -8.7
2 Lehigh 5 5 .500 8 18 .308 66.9 72.7 -15.1 -9.3
5 Rider 4 6 .400 11 16 .407 70.0 74.8 -13.9 -9.1
6 West Chester 1 9 .100 6 19 .240 72.4 82.6 -19.5 -9.3

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 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 3/6 Final
American - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Bucknell - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Delaware - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Drexel - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Hofstra - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
La Salle - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Lafayette - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Lehigh - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Rider - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Saint Joseph's - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Temple - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
West Chester - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

NCAA Tournament

First Round
La Salle lost (103-97) versus Villanova (East Regional)