1961-62 Metropolitan New York Conference Season Summary

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Record: 71-49, .592 W-L% (1st of 18)
*Record does not reflect forfeits or vacated games.

Regular Season Champion: St. John's (NY)

NCAA Tournament: 1 (New York University)

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(St. John's (NY))
Ranked in Final AP Poll: 0

Standings

Conference Overall
Rk School W L W-L% W L W-L%
1 St. John's (NY) R 5 0 1.000 21 5 .808
2 City College of New York-nm 2 1 .667 9 9 .500
3 New York University 3 2 .600 20 5 .800
4 St. Francis (NY)  2 3 .400 8 15 .348
5 Manhattan  1 3 .250 12 10 .545
5 Fordham  1 3 .250 10 14 .417
6 Brooklyn-nm 0 2 .000 4 13 .235

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 12/19 12/26 1/2 1/9 1/16 1/23 1/30 2/6 2/13 2/20 2/27 3/6 Final
St. John's (NY) 9                          

NCAA Tournament

Regional Third Place
New York University won (94-85) versus Saint Joseph's (East Regional)

First Round
New York University won (70-50) versus Massachusetts (East Regional)

Regional Semifinal
New York University lost (79-76) versus Villanova (East Regional)