1996-97 Midwestern Collegiate Conference
Season Summary

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Record: 116-140, .453 W-L% (24th of 31) (Schedule and Results)
* Records do not reflect forfeits and vacated games.
SRS: -2.81 (15th of 31) ▪ SOS: -0.82 (14th of 31)

Regular Season Champion: Butler
Conf. Tournament Champion: Butler

NCAA Tournament: 1 (Butler)

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll: 0
Ranked in Final AP Poll: 0

Standings

Conference Overall PTS/G SRS
Rk School W L W-L% W L W-L% Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
1 Butler 12 4 .750 23 10 .697 68.7 60.9 7.6 -0.2 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion; Conf. Tournament Champion
2 Detroit Mercy 11 5 .688 16 13 .552 65.1 62.6 1.9 -0.6
3 Illinois-Chicago 11 5 .688 15 14 .517 65.0 65.4 -1.5 -1.2
4 Green Bay 10 6 .625 14 14 .500 56.4 55.3 0.9 -0.2
5 Loyola (IL) 7 9 .438 12 15 .444 64.1 65.4 -4.7 -3.5
6 Northern Illinois 6 10 .375 12 15 .444 66.9 69.6 -4.9 -2.2
7 Cleveland State 6 10 .375 9 19 .321 64.7 72.1 -6.7 0.7
8 Wright State 5 11 .313 7 20 .259 64.1 71.2 -6.8 0.3
9 Milwaukee 4 12 .250 8 20 .286 56.3 66.8 -11.1 -0.6

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 11/19 11/26 12/3 12/10 12/17 12/24 12/31 1/7 1/14 1/21 1/28 2/4 2/11 2/18 2/25 3/4 Final
Butler - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Cleveland State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Detroit Mercy - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Green Bay - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Illinois-Chicago - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Loyola (IL) - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Milwaukee - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Northern Illinois - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Wright State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Conference Tournament


First Round
Fri, Feb 28 Milwaukee 81 @ Wright State 70

Quarterfinal
Sat, Mar 1 Cleveland State 67 @ Detroit Mercy 63
Sat, Mar 1 Illinois-Chicago 76 @ Northern Illinois 65
Sat, Mar 1 Loyola (IL) 41 @ Green Bay 51
Sat, Mar 1 Butler 48 @ Milwaukee 36

Semifinal
Sun, Mar 2 Butler 57 @ Green Bay 52
Sun, Mar 2 Cleveland State 42 @ Illinois-Chicago 64

Final
Tue, Mar 4 Butler 69 @ Illinois-Chicago 68

NCAA Tournament

First Round
Butler lost (86-69) versus Cincinnati (Midwest Regional)

Conference Leaders

Minimum Stat Requirements ▪ Stats include all games played