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1966-67 Independent
Season Summary

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Record: 745-559, .571 W-L% (1st of 18) (Schedule and Results)
* Records do not reflect forfeits and vacated games.
SRS: -0.49 (9th of 18) ▪ SOS: 0.34 (9th of 18)

NCAA Tournament: 8 (Boston College, Dayton, Houston, New Mexico State, Seattle, St. John's (NY), UTEP and Virginia Tech)

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(Houston and UTEP)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Boston College, Houston and UTEP)

Standings

Conference Overall PTS/G SRS
Rk School W L W-L% W L W-L% Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
Southern Illinois-nm 24 2 .923
Boston College 21 3 .875 83.1 72.3 11.7 1.0 NCAA Tournament
Houston 27 4 .871 88.0 73.8 12.0 -2.2 NCAA Tournament; NCAA FF
St. John's (NY) 23 5 .821 71.4 62.0 11.9 2.5 NCAA Tournament
Dayton 25 6 .806 78.6 70.4 12.6 4.4 NCAA Tournament; NCAA FF
Texas-El Paso 22 6 .786 69.3 62.0 7.6 0.3 NCAA Tournament
Saint Francis (PA) 20 6 .769 79.0 73.2 3.6 -2.2
Syracuse 20 6 .769 83.5 75.6 9.3 1.4
Utah State 20 6 .769 87.7 78.7 9.3 0.2
Rutgers 22 7 .759 79.3 69.3 3.6 -6.4
Providence 21 7 .750 77.3 70.9 6.9 0.5
Virginia Tech 20 7 .741 78.1 70.7 6.2 -1.1 NCAA Tournament
Marquette 21 9 .700 75.7 72.4 6.4 3.1
Seattle 18 8 .692 77.6 72.9 2.5 -2.2 NCAA Tournament
DePaul 17 8 .680 74.4 70.5 6.4 2.5
Georgia Tech 17 9 .654 81.7 75.9 6.1 0.3
Hardin-Simmons 17 9 .654 88.1 83.2 0.2 -4.7
Memphis 17 9 .654 58.0 57.1 0.1 -0.8
Villanova 17 9 .654 64.6 60.3 8.2 3.8
Holy Cross 16 9 .640 75.0 71.8 2.9 -0.3
Southern Mississippi 16 9 .640
Army 13 8 .619 66.3 57.4 6.7 -2.1
Oklahoma City 16 10 .615 93.7 88.3 1.1 -4.4
Loyola (IL) 13 9 .591 84.8 84.5 5.6 5.3
St. Bonaventure 13 9 .591 74.8 74.4 0.8 0.5
Canisius 14 10 .583 72.6 71.6 3.1 2.1
Tulane 14 10 .583 85.8 89.8 -3.7 0.2
Miami (FL) 15 11 .577 82.4 84.1 0.7 2.4
New Mexico State 15 11 .577 64.6 63.7 2.8 1.9 NCAA Tournament
Fairfield 12 9 .571 79.0 79.5 -0.2 0.3
Colorado State 13 10 .565 71.1 69.1 2.8 0.8
Fordham 14 11 .560 66.7 68.1 -1.2 0.3
Georgetown 12 11 .522 81.2 77.8 2.0 -1.4
Denver 13 12 .520 75.9 75.8 1.4 1.3
Loyola (LA) 11 11 .500 74.9 82.4 -9.2 -1.7
Notre Dame 14 14 .500 76.6 76.0 3.8 3.2
Xavier 13 13 .500 75.2 79.2 -0.9 3.1
Creighton 12 13 .480 77.9 84.7 -3.8 3.1
Niagara 12 13 .480 72.2 75.0 0.9 3.7
Navy 8 10 .444 69.3 75.8 -7.5 -1.0
Colgate 10 13 .435 71.2 84.9 -16.4 -2.7
Florida State 11 15 .423 68.3 74.8 -6.1 0.5
Penn State 10 14 .417 72.6 73.9 -3.4 -2.0
Detroit Mercy 10 15 .400 76.5 87.6 -8.7 2.4
Portland 10 16 .385 60.3 79.1 -14.9 3.9
Butler 9 17 .346 71.0 81.4 -4.8 5.6
Centenary (LA) 9 17 .346 81.1 94.1 -15.6 -2.6
Jacksonville 8 17 .320 71.0 80.7 -12.5 -2.8
Duquesne 7 15 .318 67.6 76.2 -7.4 1.2
Air Force 6 18 .250 64.2 72.5 -6.1 2.2
Pittsburgh 6 19 .240 62.1 79.0 -17.8 -0.9
Boston University 4 18 .182 68.5 89.6 -27.0 -5.9
West Texas A&M 1 18 .053 76.7 95.1 -17.4 0.9

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 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 Final
Houston 7 5 9 8 6 5 4 3 3 6 5 7 7 7 7
Boston College - - - - - - - - - - 10 - - 10 9
Texas-El Paso 2 2 2 4 4 6 6 6 6 4 8 8 10 9 10
Air Force - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Army - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Boston University - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Butler - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Canisius - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Centenary (LA) - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Colgate - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Colorado State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Creighton - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dayton - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
DePaul - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Denver - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Detroit Mercy - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Duquesne - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Fairfield - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Florida State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Fordham - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Georgetown - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Georgia Tech - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Hardin-Simmons - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Holy Cross - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jacksonville - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Loyola (IL) - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Loyola (LA) - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Marquette - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Memphis - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Miami (FL) - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Navy - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
New Mexico State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Niagara - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Notre Dame - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oklahoma City - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Penn State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Pittsburgh - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Portland - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Providence - - - - - 7 9 10 10 10 9 - - - -
Rutgers - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Saint Francis (PA) - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Seattle - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Southern Illinois - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Southern Mississippi - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
St. Bonaventure - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
St. John's (NY) - - - - 8 - - - - - - - - - -
Syracuse - - - - - - - - - - - 10 8 - -
Tulane - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Utah State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Villanova - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Virginia Tech - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
West Texas A&M - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Xavier - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

NCAA Tournament

National Third Place
Houston won (84-62) versus North Carolina

Regional Third Place
St. John's (NY) lost (78-58) versus Princeton (East Regional)
Texas-El Paso won (69-67) versus Wyoming (West Regional)

First Round
Boston College won (48-42) versus Connecticut (East Regional)
Dayton won (69-67) versus Western Kentucky (Mideast Regional)
Houston won (59-58) versus New Mexico State (Midwest Regional)
New Mexico State lost (59-58) versus Houston (Midwest Regional)
Seattle lost (62-54) versus Texas-El Paso (West Regional)
St. John's (NY) won (57-53) versus Temple (East Regional)
Texas-El Paso won (62-54) versus Seattle (West Regional)
Virginia Tech won (82-76) versus Toledo (Mideast Regional)

Regional Semifinal
Boston College won (63-62) versus St. John's (NY) (East Regional)
Dayton won (53-52) versus Tennessee (Mideast Regional)
Houston won (66-53) versus Kansas (Midwest Regional)
St. John's (NY) lost (63-62) versus Boston College (East Regional)
Texas-El Paso lost (72-63) versus Pacific (West Regional)
Virginia Tech won (79-70) versus Indiana (Mideast Regional)

Regional Final
Boston College lost (96-80) versus North Carolina (East Regional)
Dayton won (71-66) versus Virginia Tech (Mideast Regional)
Houston won (83-75) versus Southern Methodist (Midwest Regional)
Virginia Tech lost (71-66) versus Dayton (Mideast Regional)

National Semifinal
Dayton won (76-62) versus North Carolina
Houston lost (73-58) versus UCLA

National Final
Dayton lost (79-64) versus UCLA