1987-88 Pacific Coast Athletic Association
Season Summary

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Record: 160-141, .532 W-L% (11th of 33) (Schedule and Results)
* Records do not reflect forfeits and vacated games.
SRS: 6.22 (8th of 33) ▪ SOS: 5.59 (8th of 33)

Regular Season Champion: UNLV
Conf. Tournament Champion: Utah State

NCAA Tournament: 3 (UCSB, UNLV and Utah State)

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll: 0
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(UNLV)

Standings

Conference Overall PTS/G SRS
Rk School W L W-L% W L W-L% Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
1 Nevada-Las Vegas 15 3 .833 28 6 .824 81.3 69.7 17.2 5.6 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion
2 UC-Santa Barbara 13 5 .722 22 8 .733 71.8 68.1 9.8 6.1 NCAA Tournament
2 Utah State 13 5 .722 21 10 .677 83.6 78.1 11.5 5.9 NCAA Tournament; Conf. Tournament Champion
4 Long Beach State 11 7 .611 17 12 .586 80.2 79.1 7.7 6.6
5 UC-Irvine 9 9 .500 16 14 .533 82.4 84.8 3.4 5.7
6 New Mexico State 8 10 .444 16 16 .500 68.6 65.7 7.6 4.7
6 San Jose State 8 10 .444 14 15 .483 71.3 74.4 3.0 6.1
8 Cal State Fullerton 7 11 .389 12 17 .414 67.6 65.4 6.7 4.5
9 Fresno State 6 12 .333 9 19 .321 65.7 68.7 1.8 4.8
10 Pacific 0 18 .000 5 24 .172 72.0 84.3 -6.5 5.7

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
Nevada-Las Vegas - 19 17 15 15 15 13 13 8 4 2 7 11 8 5 7 12
Cal State Fullerton - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Fresno State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Long Beach State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
New Mexico State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Pacific - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
San Jose State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
UC-Irvine - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
UC-Santa Barbara - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Utah State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Conference Tournament


First Round
Thu, Mar 10 Cal State Fullerton 73 @ Fresno State 59
Thu, Mar 10 Pacific 60 @ San Jose State 76

Quarterfinal
Fri, Mar 11 San Jose State 72 @ Utah State 80
Fri, Mar 11 UC-Santa Barbara 56 @ New Mexico State 52
Fri, Mar 11 Cal State Fullerton 56 @ Nevada-Las Vegas 61
Fri, Mar 11 Long Beach State 69 @ UC-Irvine 74

Semifinal
Sat, Mar 12 Nevada-Las Vegas 70 @ UC-Irvine 74
Sat, Mar 12 UC-Santa Barbara 66 @ Utah State 73

Final
Sun, Mar 13 Utah State 86 @ UC-Irvine 79

NCAA Tournament

First Round
Nevada-Las Vegas won (54-50) versus Missouri State (West Regional)
UC-Santa Barbara lost (92-82) versus Maryland (Southeast Regional)
Utah State lost (80-77) versus Vanderbilt (Midwest Regional)

Second Round
Nevada-Las Vegas lost (104-86) versus Iowa (West Regional)