1996-97 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference
Season Summary

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Record: 105-121, .465 W-L% (18th of 31) (Schedule and Results)
* Records do not reflect forfeits and vacated games.
SRS: -3.90 (16th of 31) ▪ SOS: -3.22 (17th of 31)

Regular Season Champion: Iona
Tournament Champion: Fairfield

NCAA Tournament: 1 (Fairfield)

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

Standings

Conference Overall PTS/G SRS
Rk School W L W-L% W L W-L% Own Opp SRS SOS
1 Iona R 11 3 .786 22 8 .733 77.3 70.0 3.5 -3.8
2 Canisius  10 4 .714 17 12 .586 62.8 56.9 4.0 -2.0
3 Loyola (MD)  10 4 .714 13 14 .481 68.8 68.8 -3.2 -3.3
4 Saint Peter's  9 5 .643 13 15 .464 59.4 62.1 -7.3 -4.6
5 Manhattan  5 9 .357 9 18 .333 60.5 64.0 -6.7 -3.2
6 Niagara  5 9 .357 11 17 .393 69.6 74.7 -7.8 -2.8
7 Siena  4 10 .286 9 18 .333 65.5 70.1 -8.5 -3.9
8 FairfieldT 2 12 .143 11 19 .367 66.4 69.2 -5.1 -2.3

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 11/19 11/26 12/3 12/10 12/17 12/24 12/31 1/7 1/14 1/21 1/28 2/4 2/11 2/18 2/25 3/4 Final
Canisius - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Fairfield - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Iona - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Loyola (MD) - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Manhattan - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Niagara - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Saint Peter's - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Siena - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Conference Tournament


Quarterfinal
Sat, Mar 1 Manhattan 48 @ Saint Peter's 51
Sat, Mar 1 Siena 44 @ Canisius 84
Sat, Mar 1 Fairfield 80 @ Iona 71
Sat, Mar 1 Loyola (MD) 43 @ Niagara 53

Semifinal
Sun, Mar 2 Niagara 59 @ Canisius 78
Sun, Mar 2 Fairfield 73 @ Saint Peter's 61

Final
Mon, Mar 3 Fairfield 78 @ Canisius 72

NCAA Tournament

First Round
Fairfield lost (82-74) versus North Carolina (East Regional)

Conference Leaders

Minimum Stat Requirements ▪ Stats include all games played