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1948-49 Southeastern Conference Season Summary

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Record: 177-126, .584 W-L% (6th of 17)
*Record does not reflect forfeits or vacated games.

Regular Season Champion: Kentucky
Tournament Champion: Kentucky

NCAA Tournament: 1 (Kentucky)

Ranked in First AP Poll:(Kentucky and Tulane)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Kentucky and Tulane)

Standings

Conference Overall
Rk School W L W-L% W L W-L%
1 KentuckyRTFN 13 0 1.000 32 2 .941
2 Tulane  12 3 .800 24 4 .857
3 Tennessee  8 3 .727 19 7 .731
4 Vanderbilt  9 5 .643 14 8 .636
5 Louisiana State  7 6 .538 15 10 .600
6 Alabama  9 9 .500 13 12 .520
7 Georgia Tech  7 9 .438 11 13 .458
8 Georgia  6 9 .400 17 13 .567
9 Florida  4 8 .333 11 16 .407
10 Auburn  5 11 .313 9 15 .375
11 Mississippi  4 12 .250 8 13 .381
12 Mississippi State  3 12 .200 4 13 .235

AP Poll Summary

School 1/18 1/25 2/1 2/8 2/15 2/22 3/1 Final
Kentucky 2 2 1 1 1 1 1 1
Tulane 11 12 11 8 5 6 7 9

NCAA Tournament

Regional Semifinal
Kentucky won (85-72) versus Villanova (East Regional)

Regional Final
Kentucky won (76-47) versus Illinois (East Regional)

National Final
Kentucky won (46-36) versus Oklahoma State