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1959-60 Missouri Valley Conference
Season Summary

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Record: 128-86, .598 W-L% (8th of 18) (Schedule and Results)
* Records do not reflect forfeits and vacated games.
SRS: 7.42 (2nd of 18) ▪ SOS: 5.26 (4th of 18)

Regular Season Champion: Cincinnati

NCAA Tournament: 1 (Cincinnati)

Ranked in First AP Poll:(Bradley, Cincinnati and Saint Louis)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Bradley, Cincinnati and Saint Louis)

Standings

Conference Overall PTS/G SRS
Rk School W L W-L% W L W-L% Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
1 Cincinnati 13 1 .929 28 2 .933 86.0 64.8 26.4 5.2 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion; NCAA FF
2 Bradley 12 2 .857 27 2 .931 79.5 66.1 17.5 4.2
3 Saint Louis 9 5 .643 19 8 .704 70.7 64.4 13.9 7.6
4 Wichita State 6 8 .429 14 12 .538 77.0 73.1 8.0 4.1
4 Houston 6 8 .429 13 12 .520 67.5 67.0 5.7 5.1
6 Tulsa 5 9 .357 9 17 .346 63.0 70.8 -2.9 4.9
7 Drake 4 10 .286 11 14 .440 62.8 66.9 2.2 6.3
8 North Texas 1 13 .071 7 19 .269 67.9 84.0 -11.5 4.7

AP Poll Summary

School 12/22 12/29 1/5 1/12 1/19 1/26 2/2 2/9 2/16 2/23 3/1 Final
Cincinnati 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Bradley 5 9 4 4 2 2 2 2 2 3 4 4
Saint Louis 7 6 12 11 18 16 18 18 - 16 13 15
Drake - - - - - - - - - - - -
Houston - - - - - - - - - - - -
North Texas - - - - - - - - - - - -
Tulsa - - - - - - - - - - - -
Wichita State - - - - - - - - - - - -

NCAA Tournament

National Third Place
Cincinnati won (95-71) versus New York University

Regional Semifinal
Cincinnati won (99-59) versus DePaul (Midwest Regional)

Regional Final
Cincinnati won (82-71) versus Kansas (Midwest Regional)

National Semifinal
Cincinnati lost (77-69) versus University of California