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1978-79 Southern Conference Season Summary

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Record: 138-110, .556 W-L% (10th of 25)
*Record does not reflect forfeits or vacated games.

Regular Season Champion: Appalachian State
Tournament Champion: Appalachian State

NCAA Tournament: 1 (Appalachian State)

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

Standings

Conference Overall
Rk School W L W-L% W L W-L%
1 Appalachian StateRT 11 3 .786 23 6 .793
2 Furman  9 3 .750 20 9 .690
3 Citadel  10 4 .714 20 7 .741
4 Western Carolina  5 7 .417 14 14 .500
5 Marshall  5 8 .385 11 16 .407
6 Davidson  3 7 .300 8 19 .296
7 Chattanooga  3 8 .273 14 13 .519
8 Virginia Military Institute  2 8 .200 12 15 .444
9 East Tennessee State  0 0 16 11 .593

NCAA Tournament

Second Round
Appalachian State lost (71-57) versus Louisiana State (Mideast Regional)