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1968-69 Missouri Valley Conference
Season Summary

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Record: 135-104, .565 W-L% (15th of 19) (Schedule and Results)
* Records do not reflect forfeits and vacated games.
SRS: 3.77 (6th of 19) ▪ SOS: 2.83 (7th of 19)

Regular Season Champion: Drake and Louisville

NCAA Tournament: 1 (Drake)

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(Cincinnati)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Drake and Louisville)

Standings

Conference Overall PTS/G SRS
Rk School W L W-L% W L W-L% Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
1 Drake 13 3 .813 26 5 .839 85.7 75.3 14.6 4.3 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion; NCAA FF
2 Louisville 13 3 .813 21 6 .778 76.0 73.5 6.9 4.3 Reg. Season Champion
3 Tulsa 11 5 .688 19 8 .704 81.3 75.9 7.9 2.5
4 Cincinnati 8 8 .500 17 9 .654 71.9 65.7 9.6 3.4
4 North Texas 8 8 .500 15 10 .600 85.1 84.3 3.3 2.6
6 Bradley 7 9 .438 14 12 .538 79.3 77.4 3.4 1.5
6 Wichita State 7 9 .438 11 15 .423 81.3 83.3 0.8 2.8
8 Saint Louis 5 11 .313 6 20 .231 72.6 86.5 -8.9 5.0
9 Memphis 0 16 .000 6 19 .240 66.7 69.5 -3.8 -0.9

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 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 Final
Drake - - - - - - 18 - - - - - - - 11
Louisville - - - 19 14 14 14 - - - - 20 13 11 15
Bradley - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Cincinnati 14 9 6 6 10 10 19 19 - - - - - - -
Memphis - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
North Texas - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Saint Louis - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Tulsa - - - - - - - 14 14 13 11 7 14 19 -
Wichita State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

NCAA Tournament

National Third Place
Drake won (104-84) versus North Carolina

Regional Semifinal
Drake won (81-63) versus Texas A&M (Midwest Regional)

Regional Final
Drake won (84-77) versus Colorado State (Midwest Regional)

National Semifinal
Drake lost (85-82) versus UCLA