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1978-79 East Coast Conference Season Summary

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Record: 165-163, .503 W-L% (20th of 25)
*Record does not reflect forfeits or vacated games.

Regular Season Champion: Temple (East) and Bucknell (West)
Tournament Champion: Temple

NCAA Tournament: 1 (Temple)

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

Standings

Conference Overall
Rk East W L W-L% W L W-L%
1 TempleRT 13 0 1.000 25 4 .862
2 Saint Joseph's  11 3 .786 19 11 .633
3 La Salle  10 3 .769 15 13 .536
4 American  7 5 .583 14 13 .519
5 Drexel  7 6 .538 18 9 .667
6 Hofstra  3 9 .250 8 19 .296
Rk West W L W-L% W L W-L%
1 Bucknell R 12 6 .667 18 9 .667
2 Lafayette  9 9 .500 16 12 .571
3 Rider  7 9 .438 11 15 .423
4 West Chester  5 13 .278 8 18 .308
5 Lehigh  4 13 .235 8 18 .308
6 Delaware  3 15 .167 5 22 .185

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 11/28 12/5 12/12 12/19 12/26 1/3 1/9 1/16 1/23 1/30 2/6 2/13 2/20 2/27 3/6 Final
Temple               18 17 16 18 19 15 15 12 13  

NCAA Tournament

First Round
Temple lost (75-70) versus St. John's (NY) (East Regional)