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2008-09 Southeastern Conference Season Summary

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Record: 242-158, .605 W-L% (5th of 32) (Schedule and Results)
*Record does not reflect forfeits or vacated games.
SRS: 8.35 (6th of 32) ▪ SOS: 4.56 (6th of 32)

Regular Season Champion: South Carolina (East), Tennessee (East) and Louisiana State (West)
Tournament Champion: Mississippi State

NCAA Tournament: 3 (Louisiana State, Mississippi State and Tennessee)

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(Florida and Tennessee)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Louisiana State)

Standings

Conference Overall PTS/G SRS
Rk East W L W-L% W L W-L% Own Opp SRS SOS
1 TennesseeR 10 6 .625 21 13 .618 78.4 72.5 13.6 7.7
2 South Carolina R 10 6 .625 21 10 .677 78.0 73.5 8.8 4.2
3 Florida  9 7 .563 25 11 .694 76.6 67.6 12.8 3.9
4 Kentucky  8 8 .500 22 14 .611 74.1 66.3 12.7 4.8
5 Vanderbilt  8 8 .500 19 12 .613 70.1 65.7 8.2 3.8
6 Georgia  3 13 .188 12 20 .375 64.8 72.1 -1.8 5.5
Rk West W L W-L% W L W-L% Own Opp SRS SOS
1 Louisiana StateR 13 3 .813 27 8 .771 74.8 66.2 11.9 3.3
2 Auburn  10 6 .625 24 12 .667 72.7 66.3 9.9 3.6
3 Mississippi StateT 9 7 .563 23 13 .639 73.6 69.1 9.1 4.6
4 Alabama  7 9 .438 18 14 .563 72.8 71.3 5.5 4.0
5 Mississippi  7 9 .438 16 15 .516 72.7 72.3 5.8 5.4
6 Arkansas  2 14 .125 14 16 .467 73.8 73.9 3.8 3.9

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 11/17 11/24 12/1 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
Louisiana State                             23 18 12 20 21
Florida 19 18 17 23             24                
Kentucky                       24 19            
Tennessee 14 14 12 10 8 16 16 14 15 24                  

Conference Tournament


First Round
Thu, Mar 12Mississippi State79@Georgia60
Thu, Mar 12Alabama82@Vanderbilt75
Thu, Mar 12Arkansas58@Florida73
Thu, Mar 12Kentucky71@Mississippi58

Quarterfinal
Fri, Mar 13Mississippi State82@South Carolina68
Fri, Mar 13Tennessee86@Alabama62
Fri, Mar 13Auburn61@Florida58
Fri, Mar 13Louisiana State67@Kentucky58

Semifinal
Sat, Mar 14Tennessee94@Auburn85
Sat, Mar 14Mississippi State67@Louisiana State57

Final
Sun, Mar 15Mississippi State64@Tennessee61

NCAA Tournament

First Round
Louisiana State won (75-71) versus Butler (South Regional)
Mississippi State lost (71-58) versus Washington (West Regional)
Tennessee lost (77-75) versus Oklahoma State (East Regional)

Second Round
Louisiana State lost (84-70) versus North Carolina (South Regional)

Conference Leaders

Minimum Stat Requirements ▪ Stats include all games played