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1974-75 Missouri Valley Conference
Season Summary

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Record: 141-106, .571 W-L% (12th of 20) (Schedule and Results)
* Records do not reflect forfeits and vacated games.
SRS: 5.71 (6th of 20) ▪ SOS: 4.27 (6th of 20)

Regular Season Champion: Louisville

NCAA Tournament: 2 (Louisville and New Mexico State)

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(Louisville)
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 Louisville 12 2 .857 28 3 .903 81.3 70.6 16.7 6.0 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion; NCAA FF
2 New Mexico State 11 3 .786 20 7 .741 67.2 60.8 9.4 3.0 NCAA Tournament
3 Drake 9 5 .643 19 10 .655 78.7 75.5 8.0 4.8
4 Bradley 7 7 .500 15 11 .577 79.1 77.3 6.1 4.2
5 Wichita State 6 8 .429 11 15 .423 72.6 75.0 3.3 5.7
6 Tulsa 5 9 .357 15 14 .517 81.1 81.1 2.9 2.9
7 West Texas A&M 3 11 .214 9 17 .346 67.5 73.9 -0.8 5.6
7 North Texas 3 11 .214 6 20 .231 74.4 83.0 -4.5 4.1
9 Southern Illinois 0 0 18 9 .667 75.0 66.8 10.4 2.3

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 3/4 3/11 3/18 3/25 Final
Louisville 8 6 4 4 4 4 3 3 2 3 3 6 6 3 3 3 3 4 4
Drake - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 14 16 16
Bradley - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
New Mexico State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
North Texas - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Southern Illinois - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Tulsa - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
West Texas A&M - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Wichita State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

NCAA Tournament

National Third Place
Louisville won (96-88) versus Syracuse

First Round
Louisville won (91-78) versus Rutgers (Midwest Regional)
New Mexico State lost (93-69) versus North Carolina (East Regional)

Regional Semifinal
Louisville won (78-63) versus Cincinnati (Midwest Regional)

Regional Final
Louisville won (96-82) versus Maryland (Midwest Regional)

National Semifinal
Louisville lost (75-74) versus UCLA