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1967-68 Independent
Season Summary

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Record: 736-604, .549 W-L% (2nd of 18) (Schedule and Results)
* Records do not reflect forfeits and vacated games.
SRS: -1.18 (10th of 18) ▪ SOS: -0.32 (10th of 18)

NCAA Tournament: 8 (Boston College, Florida State, Houston, Loyola (IL), Marquette, New Mexico State, St. Bonaventure and St. John's (NY))

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(Boston College, Dayton and Houston)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Houston and St. Bonaventure)

Standings

Conference Overall PTS/G SRS
Rk School W L W-L% W L W-L% Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
Houston 31 2 .939 92.7 70.3 24.0 1.7 NCAA Tournament; NCAA FF
St. Bonaventure 23 2 .920 83.7 73.9 11.3 1.5 NCAA Tournament
Army 20 5 .800 65.6 58.0 4.6 -3.0
Marquette 23 6 .793 73.6 65.9 11.5 3.7 NCAA Tournament
New Mexico State 23 6 .793 77.2 70.4 10.0 3.2 NCAA Tournament
Saint Francis (PA) 19 6 .760 83.5 79.7 5.4 1.6
Oklahoma City 20 7 .741 90.5 84.6 1.7 -4.1
Duquesne 18 7 .720 84.4 72.0 12.6 0.1
Florida State 19 8 .704 90.4 79.7 8.8 -1.9 NCAA Tournament
Fordham 19 8 .704 75.3 69.7 2.7 -2.8
St. John's (NY) 19 8 .704 68.2 62.8 6.3 0.8 NCAA Tournament
Dayton 21 9 .700 76.7 66.7 12.5 2.5
Notre Dame 21 9 .700 73.8 73.9 3.0 3.1
Boston College 17 8 .680 89.0 75.5 13.9 0.4 NCAA Tournament
Villanova 19 9 .679 64.6 61.3 6.0 2.6
Holy Cross 15 8 .652 75.8 76.4 -2.6 -2.0
Loyola (IL) 15 9 .625 82.7 79.1 9.4 5.8 NCAA Tournament
Fairfield 16 10 .615 72.1 76.3 -2.9 1.3
Texas-El Paso 14 9 .609 68.9 67.3 4.0 2.4
Miami (FL) 17 11 .607 82.4 86.7 -6.3 -2.1
Rutgers 14 10 .583 71.6 70.0 -5.9 -7.5
Utah State 14 11 .560 86.8 86.8 0.6 0.7
Virginia Tech 14 11 .560 77.6 78.6 -0.5 0.5
Southern Illinois 13 11 .542 66.5 67.4 1.0 1.9
DePaul 13 12 .520 69.7 75.0 -1.0 4.2
Detroit Mercy 13 12 .520 81.0 85.4 -1.7 2.8
Seattle 14 13 .519 77.0 74.7 0.9 -1.4
Jacksonville 13 13 .500 72.9 78.7 -9.3 -3.6
Niagara 12 12 .500 84.5 84.1 -0.7 -1.1
Penn State 10 10 .500 72.4 73.1 -7.6 -6.9
Tulane 12 12 .500 85.2 86.6 -3.7 -2.3
Georgia Tech 12 13 .480 72.9 72.3 1.5 0.8
Georgetown 11 12 .478 74.3 73.5 -1.7 -2.5
West Texas A&M 10 11 .476 78.4 84.0 -3.5 2.0
Colorado State 11 13 .458 73.2 76.7 -3.0 0.5
Navy 9 11 .450 72.2 75.4 -8.8 -5.6
Butler 11 14 .440 69.9 75.7 -1.3 4.5
Denver 11 14 .440 81.9 86.7 -3.5 1.3
Loyola (LA) 11 14 .440 73.3 82.0 -13.1 -4.4
Providence 11 14 .440 67.4 68.5 -2.0 -0.9
Syracuse 11 14 .440 78.9 79.9 -4.9 -3.9
Boston University 10 14 .417 73.0 78.7 -16.3 -10.6
Northern Illinois 10 14 .417 67.5 76.7 -8.6 0.5
Colgate 10 16 .385 73.1 83.3 -16.5 -6.3
Hardin-Simmons 10 16 .385 76.4 84.8 -6.4 2.0
Xavier 10 16 .385 76.1 77.5 1.6 3.0
Air Force 9 15 .375 71.9 82.8 -9.3 1.6
New York University 8 16 .333 69.9 77.2 -9.6 -2.2
Creighton 8 17 .320 74.6 81.8 -5.7 1.4
Pittsburgh 7 15 .318 67.7 81.8 -18.3 -4.2
Canisius 7 17 .292 65.4 78.8 -12.2 1.2
West Chester-nm 6 18 .250
Portland 5 21 .192 62.3 76.0 -11.1 2.6
Centenary (LA) 3 23 .115 79.3 97.0 -17.9 -0.2

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 12/5 12/12 12/19 12/26 1/2 1/9 1/16 1/23 1/30 2/6 2/13 2/20 2/27 3/5 Final
Houston 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
St. Bonaventure - - - - - 9 7 7 5 5 4 4 4 4 3 3
Air Force - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Army - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Boston College 7 10 6 8 10 - - - - - - - - - - -
Boston University - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Butler - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Canisius - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Centenary (LA) - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Colgate - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Colorado State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Creighton - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dayton 6 6 - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
DePaul - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Denver - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Detroit Mercy - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Duquesne - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Fairfield - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Florida State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Fordham - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Georgetown - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Georgia Tech - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Hardin-Simmons - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Holy Cross - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jacksonville - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Loyola (IL) - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Loyola (LA) - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Marquette - - - - - - - - - - - - 10 8 - -
Miami (FL) - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Navy - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
New Mexico State - - - - - - - - - - 10 - - - - -
New York University - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Niagara - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Northern Illinois - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Notre Dame - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oklahoma City - - - - - 8 - - - - - - - - - -
Penn State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Pittsburgh - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Portland - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Providence - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Rutgers - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Saint Francis (PA) - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Seattle - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Southern Illinois - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
St. John's (NY) - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Syracuse - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Texas-El Paso - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Tulane - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Utah State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Villanova - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Virginia Tech - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
West Chester - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
West Texas A&M - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Xavier - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

NCAA Tournament

National Third Place
Houston lost (89-85) versus Ohio State

Regional Third Place
Marquette won (69-57) versus East Tennessee State (Mideast Regional)
New Mexico State won (62-58) versus New Mexico (West Regional)
St. Bonaventure lost (95-75) versus Columbia (East Regional)

First Round
Boston College lost (102-93) versus St. Bonaventure (East Regional)
Florida State lost (79-69) versus East Tennessee State (Mideast Regional)
Houston won (94-76) versus Loyola (IL) (Midwest Regional)
Loyola (IL) lost (94-76) versus Houston (Midwest Regional)
Marquette won (72-71) versus Bowling Green State (Mideast Regional)
New Mexico State won (68-57) versus Weber State (West Regional)
St. Bonaventure won (102-93) versus Boston College (East Regional)
St. John's (NY) lost (79-70) versus Davidson (East Regional)

Regional Semifinal
Houston won (91-75) versus Louisville (Midwest Regional)
Marquette lost (107-89) versus Kentucky (Mideast Regional)
New Mexico State lost (58-49) versus UCLA (West Regional)
St. Bonaventure lost (91-72) versus North Carolina (East Regional)

Regional Final
Houston won (103-68) versus Texas Christian (Midwest Regional)

National Semifinal
Houston lost (101-69) versus UCLA