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2002-03 Southeastern Conference
Season Summary

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Record: 220-145, .603 W-L% (2nd of 32) (Schedule and Results)
* Records do not reflect forfeits and vacated games.
SRS: 12.95 (1st of 32) ▪ SOS: 8.58 (1st of 32)

Regular Season Champion: Kentucky (East) and Mississippi State (West)
Conf. Tournament Champion: Kentucky

NCAA Tournament: 6 (Alabama, Auburn, Florida, Kentucky, LSU and Mississippi State)

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky and Mississippi State)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Florida, Georgia, Kentucky and Mississippi State)

Standings

Conference Overall PTS/G SRS
Rk East W L W-L% W L W-L% Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
1 Kentucky 16 0 1.000 32 4 .889 77.3 64.1 22.5 9.3 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion; Conf. Tournament Champion
2 Florida 12 4 .750 25 8 .758 75.3 64.5 18.5 7.8 NCAA Tournament
3 Georgia 11 5 .688 19 8 .704 79.2 73.2 17.3 11.3
4 Tennessee 9 7 .563 17 12 .586 68.3 66.3 9.9 7.9
5 South Carolina 5 11 .313 12 16 .429 65.7 67.3 7.4 9.0
6 Vanderbilt 3 13 .188 11 18 .379 68.9 72.1 6.2 9.4
Rk West W L W-L% W L W-L% Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
1 Mississippi State 9 7 .563 21 10 .677 69.4 59.7 17.7 8.0 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion
2 Auburn 8 8 .500 22 12 .647 70.1 65.8 12.7 8.3 NCAA Tournament
3 Louisiana State 8 8 .500 21 11 .656 72.7 63.4 16.1 6.8 NCAA Tournament
4 Alabama 7 9 .438 17 12 .586 69.0 65.1 13.4 9.4 NCAA Tournament
5 Mississippi 4 12 .250 14 15 .483 66.7 63.7 9.3 6.3
6 Arkansas 4 12 .250 9 19 .321 61.6 66.5 4.7 9.6

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 11/19 11/26 12/3 12/10 12/17 12/24 12/31 1/7 1/14 1/21 1/28 2/4 2/11 2/18 2/25 3/4 3/11 Final
Kentucky 17 17 15 18 12 18 14 20 18 16 8 7 6 3 2 2 2 2 1
Florida 7 8 7 8 14 13 12 12 11 6 5 4 1 4 7 4 3 7 10
Mississippi State 12 12 23 24 24 16 16 8 7 14 22 21 23 19 19 20 23 - 20
Georgia 16 18 17 - - - - - 20 20 19 15 17 20 22 21 25 21 25
Alabama 8 4 4 3 2 2 1 1 4 9 15 23 22 - - - - - -
Arkansas - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Auburn - - - - - - - - - - 24 - - - - - - - -
Louisiana State - - - - - - 24 21 - 23 - - - - - - - - -
Mississippi - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
South Carolina - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Tennessee - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Vanderbilt - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Conference Tournament


First Round
Thu, Mar 13 Vanderbilt 82 @ Alabama 69
Thu, Mar 13 Arkansas 56 @ Louisiana State 85
Thu, Mar 13 Mississippi 62 @ South Carolina 56

Quarterfinal
Fri, Mar 14 Kentucky 81 @ Vanderbilt 63
Fri, Mar 14 Mississippi 64 @ Mississippi State 73
Fri, Mar 14 Auburn 66 @ Tennessee 53
Fri, Mar 14 Florida 61 @ Louisiana State 65

Semifinal
Sat, Mar 15 Mississippi State 76 @ Louisiana State 61
Sat, Mar 15 Kentucky 78 @ Auburn 58

Final
Sun, Mar 16 Kentucky 64 @ Mississippi State 57

NCAA Tournament

First Round
Alabama lost (67-62) versus Indiana (Midwest Regional)
Auburn won (65-63) versus Saint Joseph's (East Regional)
Florida won (85-55) versus Sam Houston State (South Regional)
Kentucky won (95-64) versus IUPUI (Midwest Regional)
Louisiana State lost (80-56) versus Purdue (South Regional)
Mississippi State lost (47-46) versus Butler (East Regional)

Second Round
Auburn won (68-62) versus Wake Forest (East Regional)
Florida lost (68-46) versus Michigan State (South Regional)
Kentucky won (74-54) versus Utah (Midwest Regional)

Regional Semifinal
Auburn lost (79-78) versus Syracuse (East Regional)
Kentucky won (63-57) versus Wisconsin (Midwest Regional)

Regional Final
Kentucky lost (83-69) versus Marquette (Midwest Regional)

Conference Leaders

Minimum Stat Requirements ▪ Stats include all games played