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1951-52 Southern Conference Season Summary

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Record: 220-219, .501 W-L% (14th of 17)
*Record does not reflect forfeits or vacated games.

Regular Season Champion: West Virginia
Tournament Champion: North Carolina State

NCAA Tournament: 1 (North Carolina State)

Ranked in First AP Poll:(Duke and North Carolina State)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Duke and West Virginia)

Standings

Conference Overall
Rk School W L W-L% W L W-L%
1 West Virginia R 15 1 .938 23 4 .852
2 North Carolina StateT 12 2 .857 24 10 .706
3 Duke  13 3 .813 24 6 .800
4 Clemson  11 4 .733 17 7 .708
5 George Washington  12 6 .667 15 9 .625
6 Furman  9 5 .643 18 6 .750
6 Maryland  9 5 .643 13 9 .591
8 William & Mary  10 6 .625 15 13 .536
9 South Carolina  8 7 .533 14 10 .583
10 Wake Forest  7 9 .438 10 19 .345
11 North Carolina  8 11 .421 12 15 .444
12 Virginia Tech  3 10 .231 4 16 .200
13 Richmond  3 11 .214 7 15 .318
13 Washington & Lee  3 11 .214 6 21 .222
15 Davidson  4 15 .211 7 18 .280
16 Virginia Military Institute  2 13 .133 3 21 .125
17 Citadel  1 11 .083 8 20 .286

AP Poll Summary

School 12/10 12/17 12/25 1/1 1/8 1/15 1/22 1/29 2/5 2/12 2/19 2/26 Final
West Virginia         11 10 9 10 12 14 12 10 9
Duke 12 19                   15 12
North Carolina State 10 9 19 17   17              

NCAA Tournament

Regional Third Place
North Carolina State won (69-60) versus Penn State (East Regional)

Regional Semifinal
North Carolina State lost (60-49) versus St. John's (NY) (East Regional)