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1977-78 Missouri Valley Conference
Season Summary

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Record: 124-129, .490 W-L% (21st of 24) (Schedule and Results)
* Records do not reflect forfeits and vacated games.
SRS: 1.65 (9th of 24) ▪ SOS: 2.40 (9th of 24)

Regular Season Champion: Creighton
Conf. Tournament Champion: Creighton

NCAA Tournament: 1 (Creighton)

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 Creighton 12 4 .750 19 9 .679 74.4 70.2 7.0 2.8 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion; Conf. Tournament Champion
2 Indiana State 11 5 .688 23 9 .719 79.2 69.2 10.2 0.3
2 Southern Illinois 11 5 .688 17 10 .630 70.0 68.6 3.3 1.9
4 New Mexico State 9 7 .563 15 14 .517 78.5 79.4 2.2 3.1
5 Bradley 8 8 .500 14 14 .500 82.0 81.8 3.2 2.9
5 Wichita State 8 8 .500 13 14 .481 71.5 72.4 1.9 2.8
7 Tulsa 7 9 .438 9 18 .333 71.8 77.7 -3.9 1.9
8 West Texas A&M 4 12 .250 8 19 .296 68.9 78.7 -6.9 2.9
9 Drake 2 14 .125 6 22 .214 75.5 80.6 -2.1 3.1

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 11/29 12/6 12/13 12/20 12/27 1/3 1/10 1/17 1/24 1/31 2/7 2/14 2/21 2/28 3/6 Final
Bradley - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Creighton - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Drake - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Indiana State - - 11 7 6 6 6 6 4 13 - - - - - - -
New Mexico State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Southern Illinois - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Tulsa - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
West Texas A&M - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Wichita State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

NCAA Tournament

First Round
Creighton lost (80-78) versus DePaul (Midwest Regional)