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2008-09 Mid-American Conference
Season Summary

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Record: 175-210, .455 W-L% (22nd of 32) (Schedule and Results)
* Records do not reflect forfeits and vacated games.
SRS: -3.60 (18th of 32) ▪ SOS: -2.07 (19th of 32)

Regular Season Champion: Bowling Green State (East), Buffalo (East), Ball State (West), Central Michigan (West) and Western Michigan (West)
Conf. Tournament Champion: Akron

NCAA Tournament: 1 (Akron)

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 Bowling Green State 11 5 .688 19 14 .576 63.3 61.5 0.1 -1.7 Reg. Season Champion
2 Buffalo 11 5 .688 21 12 .636 65.3 63.0 1.4 -0.9 Reg. Season Champion
3 Miami (OH) 10 6 .625 17 13 .567 61.6 58.9 3.2 0.5
4 Akron 10 6 .625 23 13 .639 66.3 61.0 3.4 -2.0 NCAA Tournament; Conf. Tournament Champion
5 Kent State 10 6 .625 19 15 .559 67.7 66.1 0.7 -1.0
6 Ohio 7 9 .438 15 17 .469 64.8 65.0 -1.6 -1.4
Rk West W L W-L% W L W-L% Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
1 Ball State 7 9 .438 14 17 .452 57.5 60.0 -5.5 -3.0 Reg. Season Champion
2 Central Michigan 7 9 .438 12 19 .387 62.2 65.1 -7.1 -4.2 Reg. Season Champion
3 Western Michigan 7 9 .438 10 21 .323 61.5 64.0 -5.7 -3.2 Reg. Season Champion
4 Eastern Michigan 6 10 .375 8 24 .250 54.9 64.8 -11.7 -1.8
5 Northern Illinois 5 11 .313 10 20 .333 66.0 70.9 -10.0 -5.1
6 Toledo 5 11 .313 7 25 .219 58.6 68.1 -10.5 -1.0

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 3/9 Final
Akron - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Ball State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Bowling Green State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Buffalo - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Central Michigan - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Eastern Michigan - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Kent State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Miami (OH) - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Northern Illinois - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Ohio - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Toledo - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Western Michigan - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Conference Tournament


First Round
Tue, Mar 10 Kent State 64 @ Northern Illinois 61
Tue, Mar 10 Ohio 62 @ Western Michigan 55
Tue, Mar 10 Akron 93 @ Toledo 92
Tue, Mar 10 Central Michigan 62 @ Eastern Michigan 49

Quarterfinal
Thu, Mar 12 Ball State 64 @ Central Michigan 61
Thu, Mar 12 Bowling Green State 74 @ Ohio 61
Thu, Mar 12 Buffalo 65 @ Kent State 62
Thu, Mar 12 Akron 73 @ Miami (OH) 63

Semifinal
Fri, Mar 13 Akron 63 @ Bowling Green State 55
Fri, Mar 13 Buffalo 64 @ Ball State 52

Final
Sat, Mar 14 Akron 65 @ Buffalo 53

NCAA Tournament

First Round
Akron lost (77-64) versus Gonzaga (South Regional)

Conference Leaders

Minimum Stat Requirements ▪ Stats include all games played