1978-79 New Jersey-New York 7 Conference
Season Summary

< 1977-78 NJNY7 Season Summary

Record: 50-64, .439 W-L% (25th of 25) (Schedule and Results)
* Records do not reflect forfeits and vacated games.
SRS: -1.96 (14th of 25) ▪ SOS: -0.24 (13th of 25)

NCAA Tournament: 1 (St. John's (NY))

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll: 0
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(St. John's (NY))

Standings

Conference Overall PTS/G SRS
Rk School W L W-L% W L W-L% Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
1 Rutgers 8 0 1.000 22 9 .710 70.0 65.4 NCAA Tournament; Conf. Tournament Champion
2 Seton Hall 5 1 .833 16 11 .593 76.2 74.0 0.2 -2.0
3 St. John's (NY) 3 3 .500 21 11 .656 74.3 68.0 7.9 1.6 NCAA Tournament
3 Columbia 3 3 .500 17 9 .654 71.2 66.2
5 Princeton 2 4 .333 14 12 .538 56.7 55.8
6 Fordham 1 5 .167 7 22 .241 64.3 72.8 -8.8 -0.3
7 Manhattan 1 6 .143 6 20 .231 69.7 76.8 -7.2 -0.2

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 11/28 12/5 12/12 12/19 12/26 1/3 1/9 1/16 1/23 1/30 2/6 2/13 2/20 2/27 3/6 Final
St. John's (NY) - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 17
Fordham - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Manhattan - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Seton Hall - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

NCAA Tournament

First Round
St. John's (NY) won (75-70) versus Temple (East Regional)

Second Round
St. John's (NY) won (80-78) versus Duke (East Regional)

Regional Semifinal
St. John's (NY) won (67-65) versus Rutgers (East Regional)

Regional Final
St. John's (NY) lost (64-62) versus Pennsylvania (East Regional)