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1972-73 Southeastern Conference
Season Summary

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Record: 143-119, .546 W-L% (14th of 20) (Schedule and Results)
* Records do not reflect forfeits and vacated games.
SRS: 3.13 (6th of 19) ▪ SOS: 2.44 (7th of 19)

Regular Season Champion: Kentucky

NCAA Tournament: 1 (Kentucky)

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

Standings

Conference Overall PTS/G SRS
Rk School W L W-L% W L W-L% Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
1 Kentucky 14 4 .778 20 8 .714 83.6 74.9 13.0 4.3 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion
2 Vanderbilt 13 5 .722 20 6 .769 77.1 70.4 8.3 1.6
2 Alabama 13 5 .722 22 8 .733 82.1 75.3 8.3 1.5
2 Tennessee 13 5 .722 15 9 .625 70.1 68.1 6.2 4.2
5 Louisiana State 9 9 .500 14 10 .583 75.8 75.5 2.0 1.7
6 Mississippi 8 10 .444 14 12 .538 70.3 68.0 3.9 1.7
7 Florida 7 11 .389 11 15 .423 72.4 76.7 -1.3 2.9
8 Georgia 5 13 .278 10 16 .385 72.9 77.2 -1.4 3.0
9 Mississippi State 4 14 .222 11 15 .423 77.5 80.2 -1.1 1.6
9 Auburn 4 14 .222 6 20 .231 70.8 79.4 -6.6 2.0

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 12/5 12/12 12/19 12/26 1/2 1/9 1/16 1/23 1/30 2/6 2/13 2/20 2/27 3/6 Final
Kentucky 13 8 - - - - - - - - - - - - 19 17
Alabama - - - - 18 14 14 11 9 6 10 17 18 - - -
Auburn - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Florida - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Georgia - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Louisiana State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mississippi - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mississippi State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Tennessee 14 14 - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Vanderbilt - - 13 12 10 11 9 18 - - - - - - - -

NCAA Tournament

Regional Semifinal
Kentucky won (106-100) versus Austin Peay (Mideast Regional)

Regional Final
Kentucky lost (72-65) versus Indiana (Mideast Regional)