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1961-62 Southern Conference
Season Summary

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Record: 111-114, .493 W-L% (16th of 18) (Schedule and Results)
* Records do not reflect forfeits and vacated games.
SRS: -5.83 (14th of 18) ▪ SOS: -3.92 (13th of 18)

Regular Season Champion: West Virginia
Conf. Tournament Champion: West Virginia

NCAA Tournament: 1 (West Virginia)

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll: 0
Ranked in Final AP Poll: 0

Standings

Conference Overall PTS/G SRS
Rk School W L W-L% W L W-L% Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
1 West Virginia 12 1 .923 24 6 .800 85.4 74.0 9.4 -2.0 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion; Conf. Tournament Champion
2 Virginia Tech 9 3 .750 19 6 .760 80.7 72.7 4.9 -3.1
3 Furman 8 5 .615 15 12 .556 74.3 75.6 -5.3 -4.0
4 George Washington 6 7 .462 9 15 .375 73.8 81.2 -10.1 -2.7
5 Davidson 5 6 .455 14 11 .560 66.7 72.4 -11.0 -5.3
6 Virginia Military Institute 6 8 .429 9 11 .450 73.5 78.0 -9.1 -4.6
7 William & Mary 5 11 .313 7 17 .292 67.5 72.9 -9.2 -3.7
7 Richmond 5 11 .313 6 21 .222 67.0 74.4 -11.5 -4.1
9 Citadel 4 8 .333 8 15 .348 70.9 75.7 -10.6 -5.8

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 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
Citadel - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Davidson - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Furman - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
George Washington - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Richmond - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Virginia Military Institute - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Virginia Tech - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
West Virginia - 5 7 - - - - - - - - - - -
William & Mary - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

NCAA Tournament

First Round
West Virginia lost (90-75) versus Villanova (East Regional)