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1998-99 Mid-American Conference
Season Summary

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Record: 189-170, .526 W-L% (8th of 31) (Schedule and Results)
* Records do not reflect forfeits and vacated games.
SRS: 1.79 (11th of 31) ▪ SOS: 2.04 (11th of 31)

Regular Season Champion: Miami (OH) (East) and Toledo (West)
Conf. Tournament Champion: Kent State

NCAA Tournament: 2 (Kent State and Miami (OH))

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

Standings

Conference Overall PTS/G SRS
Rk East W L W-L% W L W-L% Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
1 Miami (OH) 15 3 .833 24 8 .750 67.6 60.4 11.7 4.5 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion
2 Kent State 13 5 .722 23 7 .767 68.8 64.3 7.3 2.8 NCAA Tournament; Conf. Tournament Champion
3 Ohio 12 6 .667 18 10 .643 74.8 68.1 9.2 2.5
4 Akron 12 6 .667 18 9 .667 75.0 70.9 5.2 1.1
5 Bowling Green State 12 6 .667 18 10 .643 70.0 65.5 6.9 2.4
6 Marshall 11 7 .611 16 11 .593 75.4 71.2 4.8 0.6
7 Buffalo 1 17 .056 5 24 .172 58.7 74.3 -15.0 0.5
Rk West W L W-L% W L W-L% Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
1 Toledo 11 7 .611 19 9 .679 69.2 63.9 8.4 3.1 Reg. Season Champion
2 Ball State 10 8 .556 16 11 .593 65.7 65.5 1.6 1.4
3 Central Michigan 7 11 .389 10 16 .385 69.4 73.2 -3.1 0.6
4 Western Michigan 6 12 .333 11 15 .423 69.8 74.4 -1.0 3.5
5 Eastern Michigan 5 13 .278 5 20 .200 59.6 69.6 -5.7 4.2
6 Northern Illinois 2 16 .111 6 20 .231 60.0 66.1 -6.8 -0.7

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 11/17 11/24 12/1 12/8 12/15 12/22 12/29 1/5 1/12 1/19 1/26 2/2 2/9 2/16 2/23 3/2 Final
Akron - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Ball State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Bowling Green State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Buffalo - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Central Michigan - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Eastern Michigan - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Kent State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Marshall - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Miami (OH) - - 24 22 - - - - - - - - - - 25 - - -
Northern Illinois - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Ohio - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Toledo - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Western Michigan - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Conference Tournament


Quarterfinal
Sat, Feb 27 Marshall 76 @ Kent State 79
Sat, Feb 27 Toledo 60 @ Ohio 70
Sat, Feb 27 Ball State 43 @ Miami (OH) 69
Sat, Feb 27 Bowling Green State 80 @ Akron 74

Semifinal
Tue, Mar 2 Kent State 68 @ Ohio 57
Tue, Mar 2 Bowling Green State 56 @ Miami (OH) 60

Final
Wed, Mar 3 Kent State 49 @ Miami (OH) 43

NCAA Tournament

First Round
Kent State lost (61-54) versus Temple (East Regional)
Miami (OH) won (59-58) versus Washington (Midwest Regional)

Second Round
Miami (OH) won (66-58) versus Utah (Midwest Regional)

Regional Semifinal
Miami (OH) lost (58-43) versus Kentucky (Midwest Regional)

Conference Leaders

Minimum Stat Requirements ▪ Stats include all games played