1997-98 Midwestern Collegiate Conference
Season Summary

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Record: 126-107, .541 W-L% (12th of 30) (Schedule and Results)
* Records do not reflect forfeits and vacated games.
SRS: 0.75 (12th of 30) ▪ SOS: 1.09 (12th of 30)

Regular Season Champion: Detroit and UIC
Conf. Tournament Champion: Butler

NCAA Tournament: 3 (Butler, Detroit and UIC)

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 Detroit Mercy 12 2 .857 25 6 .806 72.7 63.3 9.9 0.5 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion
2 Illinois-Chicago 12 2 .857 22 6 .786 74.6 66.1 9.2 0.7 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion
3 Butler 8 6 .571 22 11 .667 65.8 63.7 4.9 2.8 NCAA Tournament; Conf. Tournament Champion
4 Green Bay 7 7 .500 17 12 .586 64.5 60.0 3.9 -0.6
5 Cleveland State 6 8 .429 12 15 .444 64.6 70.5 -2.6 3.3
6 Loyola (IL) 6 8 .429 15 15 .500 64.9 68.5 -5.0 -1.3
7 Wright State 3 11 .214 10 18 .357 66.6 72.4 -4.4 1.5
8 Milwaukee 2 12 .143 3 24 .111 61.1 73.0 -9.9 2.0

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 11/18 11/25 12/2 12/9 12/16 12/23 12/30 1/6 1/13 1/20 1/27 2/3 2/10 2/17 2/24 3/3 Final
Butler - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Cleveland State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Detroit Mercy - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Green Bay - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Illinois-Chicago - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Loyola (IL) - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Milwaukee - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Wright State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Conference Tournament


Quarterfinal
Sat, Feb 28 Detroit Mercy 74 @ Milwaukee 60
Sat, Feb 28 Illinois-Chicago 73 @ Wright State 74
Sat, Feb 28 Butler 62 @ Loyola (IL) 53
Sat, Feb 28 Cleveland State 53 @ Green Bay 82

Semifinal
Sun, Mar 1 Detroit Mercy 65 @ Green Bay 68
Sun, Mar 1 Butler 67 @ Wright State 48

Final
Tue, Mar 3 Butler 70 @ Green Bay 51

NCAA Tournament

First Round
Butler lost (79-62) versus New Mexico (South Regional)
Detroit Mercy won (66-64) versus St. John's (NY) (Midwest Regional)
Illinois-Chicago lost (77-62) versus Charlotte (East Regional)

Second Round
Detroit Mercy lost (80-65) versus Purdue (Midwest Regional)

Conference Leaders

Minimum Stat Requirements ▪ Stats include all games played