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1976-77 Southern Conference
Season Summary

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Record: 116-134, .464 W-L% (20th of 23) (Schedule and Results)
* Records do not reflect forfeits and vacated games.
SRS: -5.04 (17th of 23) ▪ SOS: -1.53 (15th of 23)

Regular Season Champion: Furman and Virginia Military Institute
Tournament Champion: Virginia Military Institute

NCAA Tournament: 1 (Virginia Military Institute)

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll: 0
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Virginia Military Institute)

Standings

Conference Overall PTS/G SRS
Rk School W L W-L% W L W-L% Own Opp SRS SOS
1 Virginia Military InstituteRT 8 2 .800 26 4 .867 77.8 71.3 4.9 -1.6
1 Furman R 8 2 .800 18 10 .643 83.2 80.6 2.1 -0.6
3 Appalachian State  8 4 .667 17 12 .586 66.1 67.5 -3.6 -2.2
4 William & Mary  7 4 .636 16 14 .533 70.2 68.9 1.6 0.3
5 East Carolina  3 9 .250 10 18 .357 68.1 72.7 -6.1 -1.6
6 Davidson  2 8 .200 5 22 .185 57.8 68.5 -10.5 0.1
7 Citadel  2 9 .182 8 19 .296 67.6 77.9 -13.1 -2.8
8 Chattanooga-nm 0 0 27 5 .844
8 Western Carolina  0 0 8 16 .333 70.7 77.7 -14.4 -7.4
8 Marshall  0 0 8 19 .296 81.8 89.9 -6.1 2.0

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 11/30 12/7 12/14 12/21 12/28 1/4 1/11 1/18 1/25 2/1 2/8 2/15 2/22 3/1 3/8 Final
Virginia Military Institute - - - - - - - - - - - 20 19 - - - 20
Appalachian State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Chattanooga - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Citadel - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Davidson - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
East Carolina - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Furman - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Marshall - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Western Carolina - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
William & Mary - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

NCAA Tournament

First Round
Virginia Military Institute won (73-66) versus Duquesne (East Regional)

Regional Semifinal
Virginia Military Institute lost (93-78) versus Kentucky (East Regional)