1977-78 Metropolitan Collegiate Athletic Conference
Season Summary

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Record: 109-86, .559 W-L% (14th of 24) (Schedule and Results)
* Records do not reflect forfeits and vacated games.
SRS: 5.53 (7th of 24) ▪ SOS: 4.25 (7th of 24)

Regular Season Champion: Florida State
Conf. 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 PTS/G SRS
Rk School W L W-L% W L W-L% Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
1 Florida State 11 1 .917 23 6 .793 82.0 73.1 12.3 3.3 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion
2 Louisville 9 3 .750 23 7 .767 83.1 73.8 13.1 3.8 NCAA Tournament; Conf. Tournament Champion
3 Memphis 7 5 .583 19 9 .679 80.9 79.6 4.9 3.6
4 Cincinnati 6 6 .500 17 10 .630 68.8 65.3 7.7 4.3
4 Georgia Tech 6 6 .500 15 12 .556 70.2 66.3 7.5 3.6
6 Saint Louis 2 10 .167 7 20 .259 68.7 77.5 -2.4 6.5
7 Tulane 1 11 .083 5 22 .185 79.2 88.3 -4.5 4.6

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 - - - - - - - - -
Georgia Tech - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Memphis - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Saint Louis - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Tulane - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

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)