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2008-09 Horizon League
Season Summary

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Record: 168-152, .525 W-L% (8th of 32) (Schedule and Results)
* Records do not reflect forfeits and vacated games.
SRS: 0.30 (11th of 32) ▪ SOS: 0.81 (12th of 32)

Regular Season Champion: Butler
Conf. Tournament Champion: Cleveland State

NCAA Tournament: 2 (Butler and Cleveland State)

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll: 0
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Butler)

Standings

Conference Overall PTS/G SRS
Rk School W L W-L% W L W-L% Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
1 Butler 15 3 .833 26 6 .813 66.9 58.9 10.1 2.1 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion
2 Green Bay 13 5 .722 22 11 .667 71.5 66.6 5.6 0.7
3 Cleveland State 12 6 .667 26 11 .703 65.3 60.4 7.0 2.1 NCAA Tournament; Conf. Tournament Champion
4 Wright State 12 6 .667 20 13 .606 60.5 57.5 3.2 0.2
5 Milwaukee 11 7 .611 17 14 .548 67.3 68.6 -0.5 0.8
6 Youngstown State 7 11 .389 11 19 .367 64.4 69.6 -5.2 -0.1
7 Illinois-Chicago 7 11 .389 16 15 .516 66.9 65.9 1.0 0.0
8 Loyola (IL) 6 12 .333 14 18 .438 61.9 66.8 -5.5 -0.7
9 Valparaiso 5 13 .278 9 22 .290 59.8 66.5 -4.4 2.2
10 Detroit Mercy 2 16 .111 7 23 .233 56.4 65.1 -8.1 0.6

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
Butler - - - - - - - 25 21 17 16 13 11 15 21 24 22 16 22
Cleveland State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Detroit Mercy - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Green Bay - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Illinois-Chicago - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Loyola (IL) - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Milwaukee - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Valparaiso - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Wright State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Youngstown State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Conference Tournament


First Round
Tue, Mar 3 Loyola (IL) 68 @ Milwaukee 77
Tue, Mar 3 Valparaiso 56 @ Wright State 68
Tue, Mar 3 Detroit Mercy 43 @ Cleveland State 56
Tue, Mar 3 Illinois-Chicago 73 @ Youngstown State 68

Quarterfinal
Fri, Mar 6 Wright State 80 @ Milwaukee 70
Fri, Mar 6 Cleveland State 67 @ Illinois-Chicago 64

Semifinal
Sat, Mar 7 Cleveland State 73 @ Green Bay 67
Sat, Mar 7 Wright State 57 @ Butler 62

Final
Tue, Mar 10 Cleveland State 57 @ Butler 54

NCAA Tournament

First Round
Butler lost (75-71) versus Louisiana State (South Regional)
Cleveland State won (84-69) versus Wake Forest (Midwest Regional)

Second Round
Cleveland State lost (71-57) versus Arizona (Midwest Regional)

Conference Leaders

Minimum Stat Requirements ▪ Stats include all games played