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1958-59 Southeastern Conference Season Summary

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Record: 172-118, .593 W-L% (2nd of 18)
*Record does not reflect forfeits or vacated games.

Regular Season Champion: Mississippi State

NCAA Tournament: 1 (Kentucky)

Ranked in First AP Poll:(Auburn, Kentucky, Mississippi State and Tennessee)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Auburn, Kentucky and Mississippi State)

Standings

Conference Overall
Rk School W L W-L% W L W-L%
1 Mississippi State R 13 1 .929 24 1 .960
2 Auburn  12 2 .857 20 2 .909
2 Kentucky 12 2 .857 24 3 .889
4 Georgia Tech  9 5 .643 17 9 .654
5 Tennessee  8 6 .571 14 8 .636
5 Vanderbilt  8 6 .571 14 10 .583
7 Tulane  6 8 .429 13 11 .542
7 Alabama  6 8 .429 10 12 .455
9 Georgia  5 9 .357 11 15 .423
10 Louisiana State  2 12 .143 10 15 .400
10 Florida  2 12 .143 8 15 .348
12 Mississippi  1 13 .071 7 17 .292

AP Poll Summary

School 12/9 12/16 12/23 12/30 1/6 1/13 1/20 1/27 2/3 2/10 2/17 2/24 3/2 Final
Kentucky 2 2 1 1 1 2 1 1 1 1 3 1 1 2
Mississippi State 8 8 7 8 12 12 11 11 11 10 5 5 4 3
Auburn 12 13 8 9 6 5 5 4 4 4 2 6 7 8
Tennessee 6 5 11 14 17                  

NCAA Tournament

Regional Third Place
Kentucky won (98-69) versus Marquette (Mideast Regional)

Regional Semifinal
Kentucky lost (76-61) versus Louisville (Mideast Regional)