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1970-71 Southeastern Conference Season Summary

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Record: 134-128, .511 W-L% (12th of 19)
*Record does not reflect forfeits or vacated games.

Regular Season Champion: Kentucky

NCAA Tournament: 1 (Kentucky)

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(Kentucky)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Kentucky and Tennessee)

Standings

Conference Overall
Rk School W L W-L% W L W-L%
1 KentuckyR 16 2 .889 22 6 .786
2 Tennessee  13 5 .722 21 7 .750
3 Louisiana State  10 8 .556 14 12 .538
4 Mississippi State  9 9 .500 15 10 .600
4 Vanderbilt  9 9 .500 13 13 .500
6 Auburn  8 10 .444 11 15 .423
6 Florida  8 10 .444 11 15 .423
8 Mississippi  6 12 .333 11 15 .423
8 Alabama  6 12 .333 10 16 .385
10 Georgia  5 13 .278 6 19 .240

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 12/8 12/15 12/22 12/29 1/5 1/12 1/19 1/26 2/2 2/9 2/16 2/23 3/2 3/9 Final
Kentucky 3 5 3 7 8 11 10 12 11 8 8 12 10 8 8 8
Tennessee   17 14 12 10 17 18 8 8 11 14 13 17 14 15 17
Louisiana State         18                      

NCAA Tournament

Regional Third Place
Kentucky lost (91-74) versus Marquette (Mideast Regional)

Regional Semifinal
Kentucky lost (107-83) versus Western Kentucky (Mideast Regional)