1984-85 Metropolitan Collegiate Athletic Conference
Season Summary

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Record: 138-108, .561 W-L% (9th of 32) (Schedule and Results)
* Records do not reflect forfeits and vacated games.
SRS: 7.24 (6th of 32) ▪ SOS: 5.59 (5th of 32)

Regular Season Champion: Memphis
Tournament Champion: Memphis

NCAA Tournament: 2 (Memphis and Virginia Tech)

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(Louisville, Memphis and Virginia Tech)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Memphis)

Standings

Record includes games as coach of major schools, and does not reflect forfeits or vacated games
Conference Overall PTS/G SRS
Rk School W L W-L% W L W-L% Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
1 MemphisRTF 13 1 .929 31 4 .886 72.9 63.7 14.9 5.7 *Overall W-L adjusted to 27-3
2 Virginia Tech 10 4 .714 20 9 .690 80.3 68.9 13.8 2.4
3 Cincinnati  8 6 .571 17 14 .548 63.9 66.6 4.2 6.8
4 South Carolina  6 8 .429 15 13 .536 73.4 74.2 2.2 3.0
4 Tulane  6 8 .429 15 13 .536 62.1 60.8 5.3 4.0
4 Louisville  6 8 .429 19 18 .514 69.4 69.8 7.7 8.2
7 Florida State  4 10 .286 14 16 .467 74.5 73.6 8.6 7.7
8 Southern Mississippi  3 11 .214 7 21 .250 67.4 73.1 1.2 6.9

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 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
Memphis 8 5 5 5 3 3 3 6 5 4 3 3 5 4 4 5 5
Cincinnati - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Florida State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Louisville 17 6 6 14 12 20 - - - - - - - - - - -
South Carolina - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Southern Mississippi - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Tulane - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Virginia Tech 15 15 14 11 17 16 - - - - - - - - - - -

Conference Tournament


Quarterfinal
Thu, Mar 7 Memphis 68 @ Southern Mississippi 58
Thu, Mar 7 South Carolina 61 @ Louisville 74
Thu, Mar 7 Cincinnati 58 @ Tulane 44
Thu, Mar 7 Florida State 97 @ Virginia Tech 93

Semifinal
Fri, Mar 8 Memphis 81 @ Louisville 74
Fri, Mar 8 Cincinnati 65 @ Florida State 75

Final
Sat, Mar 9 Florida State 86 @ Memphis 90

NCAA Tournament

First Round
Memphis won (67-55) versus Pennsylvania (Midwest Regional)
Virginia Tech lost (60-57) versus Temple (East Regional)

Second Round
Memphis won (67-66) versus Alabama-Birmingham (Midwest Regional)

Regional Semifinal
Memphis won (59-57) versus Boston College (Midwest Regional)

Regional Final
Memphis won (63-61) versus Oklahoma (Midwest Regional)

National Semifinal
Memphis lost (52-45) versus Villanova