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1958-59 Independent
Season Summary

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Record: 577-422, .578 W-L% (2nd of 18) (Schedule and Results)
* Records do not reflect forfeits and vacated games.
SRS: -1.77 (12th of 18) ▪ SOS: -0.47 (11th of 18)

NCAA Tournament: 7 (Boston University, DePaul, Idaho State, Louisville, Marquette, Navy and Portland)

Ranked in First AP Poll:(Marquette, Notre Dame and Xavier)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Marquette, Oklahoma City, Seattle and St. Bonaventure)

Standings

Conference Overall PTS/G SRS
Rk School W L W-L% W L W-L% Own Opp SRS SOS
Tennessee State-nm 32 1 .970
St. Bonaventure  20 3 .870 76.5 67.0 7.1 -2.5
Saint Francis (PA)  20 5 .800 71.1 68.6 4.0 1.5
Marquette 23 6 .793 73.1 66.0 8.5 1.3
Seattle  21 6 .778 78.9 69.9 6.2 -2.8
Idaho State 21 7 .750 66.4 60.5 2.3 -3.6
Navy 18 6 .750 66.8 59.9 5.1 -1.8
Boston University 20 7 .741 66.3 62.4 3.7 -0.2
Oklahoma City  20 7 .741 73.2 65.1 7.6 -0.4
Providence  20 7 .741 65.0 62.3 0.5 -2.2
Memphis  17 6 .739 72.1 67.7 4.7 0.3
Miami (FL)  18 7 .720 84.3 83.5 -3.4 -4.2
Villanova  18 7 .720 74.2 68.6 4.9 -0.7
Portland 19 8 .704 62.7 64.3 -3.1 -1.5
Niagara  15 7 .682 73.8 68.3 5.3 -0.2
Butler  19 9 .679 73.1 75.8 3.7 6.4
Iona  14 7 .667 59.6 62.6 -10.0 -7.0
Boston College  17 9 .654 69.4 66.7 0.3 -2.5
LouisvilleF 19 12 .613 70.3 68.7 8.5 6.9
Air Force-nm 14 9 .609
Syracuse  14 9 .609 74.3 71.7 -0.9 -3.5
Army  14 10 .583 73.2 73.6 -6.0 -5.6
Seton Hall  13 10 .565 66.9 72.5 -8.2 -2.6
Holy Cross  14 11 .560 73.8 72.4 0.7 -0.6
Penn State  11 9 .550 70.7 66.8 -0.5 -4.4
DePaul 13 11 .542 69.8 73.1 -0.2 3.1
Duquesne  13 11 .542 66.1 65.4 1.0 0.2
Dayton  14 12 .538 65.4 65.7 2.3 2.6
Montana State  12 13 .480 63.7 67.0 -5.0 -1.7
Notre Dame  12 13 .480 68.5 69.3 4.1 5.0
Xavier  12 13 .480 71.4 74.5 -0.2 2.9
Loyola (IL)  11 13 .458 73.2 78.4 -5.3 -0.1
Detroit Mercy  11 14 .440 69.6 78.1 -6.8 1.7
Gonzaga  11 15 .423 69.9 75.4 -5.5 0.0
Pittsburgh  10 14 .417 67.7 74.3 -4.4 2.2
Washington (MO)  9 13 .409 58.7 65.6 -8.7 -1.8
Loyola (LA)  10 16 .385 67.2 72.9 -4.1 1.7
Colgate  7 12 .368 63.3 76.0 -17.2 -4.5
Florida State  8 15 .348 75.4 81.9 -5.5 1.0
Georgetown  8 15 .348 75.4 81.2 -6.0 -0.3
Canisius  7 16 .304 65.1 70.1 -4.5 0.5
Siena  3 16 .158 52.0 67.8 -18.7 -2.9
Washington & Lee  1 15 .063 56.2 86.2 -28.9 1.0

AP Poll Summary

School 12/9 12/16 12/23 12/30 1/6 1/13 1/20 1/27 2/3 2/10 2/17 2/24 3/2 Final
Seattle - 16 - - 16 16 16 13 14 13 12 16 - 13
Oklahoma City - - - 17 13 17 15 14 13 14 18 15 14 17
St. Bonaventure - - - - - 14 13 16 18 - 14 18 19 19
Marquette 17 - 17 15 15 13 12 12 12 11 13 13 13 20
Air Force - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Army - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Boston College - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Boston University - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Butler - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Canisius - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Colgate - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dayton - - 20 - - - - - - - - - - -
DePaul - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Detroit Mercy - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Duquesne - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Florida State - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Georgetown - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Gonzaga - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Holy Cross - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Idaho State - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Iona - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Louisville - - - - - - - 17 - - - - - -
Loyola (IL) - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Loyola (LA) - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Memphis - - 18 - - - - - - - - - - -
Miami (FL) - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Montana State - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Navy - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Niagara - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Notre Dame 11 - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Penn State - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Pittsburgh - 18 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Portland - - - - - 18 17 - - - - 19 - -
Providence - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Saint Francis (PA) - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Seton Hall - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Siena - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Syracuse - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Tennessee State - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Villanova - - 15 - 18 - 19 - - - - - - -
Washington & Lee - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Washington (MO) - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Xavier 16 9 10 - - - - - - - - - - -

NCAA Tournament

Regional Third Place
DePaul lost (71-65) versus Texas Christian (Midwest Regional)
Idaho State won (71-65) versus Utah (West Regional)

National Third Place
Louisville lost (98-85) versus Cincinnati

Regional Third Place
Marquette lost (98-69) versus Kentucky (Mideast Regional)
Navy won (70-56) versus Saint Joseph's (East Regional)

First Round
Boston University won (60-58) versus Connecticut (East Regional)
DePaul won (57-56) versus Portland (Midwest Regional)
Idaho State won (62-61) versus New Mexico State (West Regional)
Louisville won (77-63) versus Eastern Kentucky (Mideast Regional)
Marquette won (89-71) versus Bowling Green State (Mideast Regional)
Navy won (76-63) versus North Carolina (East Regional)
Portland lost (57-56) versus DePaul (Midwest Regional)

Regional Semifinal
Boston University won (62-55) versus Navy (East Regional)
DePaul lost (102-70) versus Kansas State (Midwest Regional)
Idaho State lost (80-71) versus Saint Mary's (CA) (West Regional)
Louisville won (76-61) versus Kentucky (Mideast Regional)
Marquette lost (74-69) versus Michigan State (Mideast Regional)
Navy lost (62-55) versus Boston University (East Regional)

Regional Final
Boston University lost (86-82) versus West Virginia (East Regional)
Louisville won (88-81) versus Michigan State (Mideast Regional)

National Semifinal
Louisville lost (94-79) versus West Virginia