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2001-02 Mid-American Conference
Season Summary

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Record: 204-196, .510 W-L% (7th of 32) (Schedule and Results)
* Records do not reflect forfeits and vacated games.
SRS: 0.28 (12th of 32) ▪ SOS: 0.90 (12th of 32)

Regular Season Champion: Kent State (East) and Ball State (West)
Conf. Tournament Champion: Kent State

NCAA Tournament: 1 (Kent State)

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 Kent State 17 1 .944 30 6 .833 75.5 63.9 13.7 2.1 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion; Conf. Tournament Champion
2 Bowling Green State 12 6 .667 24 9 .727 73.7 67.4 7.7 1.5
3 Ohio 11 7 .611 17 11 .607 75.1 71.9 3.0 -0.2
4 Miami (OH) 9 9 .500 13 18 .419 63.9 66.4 1.2 3.7
5 Marshall 8 10 .444 15 15 .500 76.4 79.0 -1.4 1.2
6 Buffalo 7 11 .389 12 18 .400 67.3 69.6 -2.8 -0.5
7 Akron 5 13 .278 10 21 .323 69.3 74.5 -4.8 0.4
Rk West W L W-L% W L W-L% Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
1 Ball State 12 6 .667 23 12 .657 77.0 71.4 8.9 3.3 Reg. Season Champion
2 Toledo 11 7 .611 16 14 .533 66.9 68.7 -0.9 0.9
3 Western Michigan 10 8 .556 17 13 .567 73.5 72.4 0.7 -0.4
4 Northern Illinois 8 10 .444 12 16 .429 77.3 79.7 -3.2 -0.9
5 Central Michigan 5 13 .278 9 19 .321 69.8 74.7 -3.6 1.3
6 Eastern Michigan 2 16 .111 6 24 .200 65.8 79.9 -14.7 -0.7

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 11/20 11/27 12/4 12/11 12/18 12/25 1/1 1/8 1/15 1/22 1/29 2/5 2/12 2/19 2/26 3/5 Final
Akron - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Ball State - - 16 15 20 21 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Bowling Green State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Buffalo - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Central Michigan - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Eastern Michigan - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Kent State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Marshall - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Miami (OH) - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Northern Illinois - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Ohio - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Toledo - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Western Michigan - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Conference Tournament


First Round
Mon, Mar 4 Central Michigan 65 @ Ohio 56
Mon, Mar 4 Eastern Michigan 53 @ Toledo 89
Mon, Mar 4 Akron 90 @ Western Michigan 83
Mon, Mar 4 Northern Illinois 93 @ Marshall 97
Mon, Mar 4 Buffalo 60 @ Miami (OH) 71

Quarterfinal
Thu, Mar 7 Toledo 62 @ Central Michigan 54
Thu, Mar 7 Ball State 62 @ Miami (OH) 50
Thu, Mar 7 Bowling Green State 60 @ Akron 58
Thu, Mar 7 Kent State 82 @ Marshall 70

Semifinal
Fri, Mar 8 Bowling Green State 69 @ Ball State 57
Fri, Mar 8 Kent State 86 @ Toledo 61

Final
Sat, Mar 9 Kent State 70 @ Bowling Green State 59

NCAA Tournament

First Round
Kent State won (69-61) versus Oklahoma State (South Regional)

Second Round
Kent State won (71-58) versus Alabama (South Regional)

Regional Semifinal
Kent State won (78-73) versus Pittsburgh (South Regional)

Regional Final
Kent State lost (81-69) versus Indiana (South Regional)

Conference Leaders

Minimum Stat Requirements ▪ Stats include all games played