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1987-88 Ohio Valley Conference
Season Summary

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Record: 115-120, .489 W-L% (31st of 33) (Schedule and Results)
* Records do not reflect forfeits and vacated games.
SRS: -3.72 (20th of 33) ▪ SOS: -1.56 (19th of 33)

Regular Season Champion: Murray State
Conf. Tournament Champion: Murray State

NCAA Tournament: 1 (Murray State)

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 Murray State 13 1 .929 22 9 .710 74.6 69.0 4.6 -1.0 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion; Conf. Tournament Champion
2 Middle Tennessee 11 3 .786 23 11 .676 79.2 77.3 1.3 -0.6
3 Austin Peay 10 4 .714 17 13 .567 77.1 76.3 2.5 1.7
4 Eastern Kentucky 10 4 .714 18 11 .621 79.3 73.8 2.6 -2.8
5 Tennessee Tech 5 9 .357 12 16 .429 73.3 79.6 -8.6 -2.3
6 Tennessee State 4 10 .286 11 17 .393 75.4 77.0 -5.5 -3.9
7 Youngstown State 2 12 .143 7 21 .250 63.9 77.7 -16.3 -2.5
8 Morehead State 1 13 .071 5 22 .185 77.7 87.0 -10.3 -1.0

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 12/1 12/8 12/15 12/22 12/29 1/5 1/12 1/19 1/26 2/2 2/9 2/16 2/23 3/1 3/8 Final
Austin Peay - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Eastern Kentucky - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Middle Tennessee - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Morehead State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Murray State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Tennessee State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Tennessee Tech - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Youngstown State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Conference Tournament


Mon, Mar 7 Tennessee Tech 71 @ Eastern Kentucky 85
Mon, Mar 7 Tennessee State 78 @ Austin Peay 81
Mon, Mar 7 Youngstown State 76 @ Middle Tennessee 81

Semifinal
Tue, Mar 8 Eastern Kentucky 60 @ Murray State 76
Tue, Mar 8 Austin Peay 94 @ Middle Tennessee 82

Final
Wed, Mar 9 Austin Peay 70 @ Murray State 73

NCAA Tournament

First Round
Murray State won (78-75) versus North Carolina State (Midwest Regional)

Second Round
Murray State lost (61-58) versus Kansas (Midwest Regional)