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1980-81 Ohio Valley Conference
Season Summary

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Record: 105-109, .491 W-L% (23rd of 29) (Schedule and Results)
* Records do not reflect forfeits and vacated games.
SRS: -6.49 (22nd of 29) ▪ SOS: -4.12 (22nd of 29)

Regular Season Champion: Western Kentucky
Tournament Champion: Western Kentucky

NCAA Tournament: 1 (Western Kentucky)

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
1 Western KentuckyRT 12 2 .857 21 8 .724 70.3 66.9 0.2 -3.2
2 Murray State  10 4 .714 17 10 .630 62.2 63.6 -5.8 -4.3
3 Middle Tennessee  9 5 .643 18 9 .667 67.3 63.0 -0.6 -5.0
4 Austin Peay  7 7 .500 14 13 .519 67.2 70.0 -9.3 -6.5
5 Eastern Kentucky  7 7 .500 10 16 .385 70.2 70.2 -4.1 -4.1
6 Akron  5 9 .357 8 18 .308 65.2 72.8 -10.5 -2.9
7 Morehead State  4 10 .286 11 15 .423 72.5 77.6 -9.1 -4.0
8 Tennessee Tech  2 12 .143 6 20 .231 60.1 69.8 -12.8 -3.1

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 12/2 12/9 12/16 12/23 12/30 1/6 1/13 1/20 1/27 2/3 2/10 2/17 2/24 3/3 Final
Akron - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Austin Peay - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Eastern Kentucky - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Middle Tennessee - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Morehead State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Murray State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Tennessee Tech - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Western Kentucky - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Conference Tournament


Semifinal
Thu, Mar 5 Austin Peay 71 @ Western Kentucky 92
Thu, Mar 5 Middle Tennessee 60 @ Murray State 62

Final
Fri, Mar 6 Murray State 67 @ Western Kentucky 81

NCAA Tournament

First Round
Western Kentucky lost (93-68) versus Alabama-Birmingham (Mideast Regional)