1977-78 Metropolitan Collegiate Athletic Conference Season Summary

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Record: 109-86, .559 W-L% (7th of 24)
*Record does not reflect forfeits or vacated games.

Regular Season Champion: Florida State
Tournament Champion: Louisville

NCAA Tournament: 2 (Florida State and Louisville)

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(Cincinnati and Louisville)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Florida State and Louisville)

Standings

Conference Overall
Rk School W L W-L% W L W-L%
1 Florida StateR 11 1 .917 23 6 .793
2 LouisvilleT 9 3 .750 23 7 .767
3 Memphis  7 5 .583 19 9 .679
4 Cincinnati  6 6 .500 17 10 .630
4 Georgia Tech  6 6 .500 15 12 .556
6 Saint Louis  2 10 .167 7 20 .259
7 Tulane  1 11 .083 5 22 .185

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
Louisville 10 9 16 10 8 7 10 9 9 12 9 9 9 20 20 12 9
Florida State           18       17 15 16 14 12 11 13 15
Cincinnati 9 8 7 6 12 11 12 19                  

NCAA Tournament

First Round
Florida State lost (85-76) versus Kentucky (Mideast Regional)
Louisville won (76-68) versus St. John's (NY) (Midwest Regional)

Regional Semifinal
Louisville lost (90-89) versus DePaul (Midwest Regional)