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1977-78 Mid-American Conference
Season Summary

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Record: 126-142, .470 W-L% (20th of 24) (Schedule and Results)
* Records do not reflect forfeits and vacated games.
SRS: -3.33 (15th of 24) ▪ SOS: -1.39 (15th of 24)

Regular Season Champion: Miami (OH)

NCAA Tournament: 1 (Miami (OH))

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll: 0
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Miami (OH))

Standings

Conference Overall PTS/G SRS
Rk School W L W-L% W L W-L% Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
1 Miami (OH) 12 4 .750 19 9 .679 74.5 70.8 4.3 0.6 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion
2 Toledo 11 5 .688 21 6 .778 76.3 69.6 4.7 -2.0
2 Central Michigan 11 5 .688 16 10 .615 80.3 79.2 0.0 -1.1
4 Bowling Green State 10 6 .625 12 15 .444 67.2 71.1 -4.6 -0.7
5 Northern Illinois 9 7 .563 11 16 .407 69.2 69.3 -1.9 -1.7
6 Eastern Michigan 7 9 .438 11 16 .407 71.7 75.7 -6.1 -2.2
7 Ohio 6 10 .375 13 14 .481 74.4 75.6 -4.7 -3.5
7 Ball State 6 10 .375 10 15 .400 74.4 78.1 -6.0 -2.3
9 Western Michigan 4 12 .250 7 20 .259 65.5 73.3 -8.0 -0.2
9 Kent State 4 12 .250 6 21 .222 61.0 71.1 -11.1 -1.0

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 11/29 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 3/6 Final
Miami (OH) - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 19
Ball State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Bowling Green State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Central Michigan - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Eastern Michigan - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Kent State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Northern Illinois - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Ohio - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Toledo - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Western Michigan - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

NCAA Tournament

First Round
Miami (OH) won (84-81) versus Marquette (Mideast Regional)

Regional Semifinal
Miami (OH) lost (91-69) versus Kentucky (Mideast Regional)