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1986-87 Southern Conference
Season Summary

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Record: 131-129, .504 W-L% (18th of 33) (Schedule and Results)
* Records do not reflect forfeits and vacated games.
SRS: -7.18 (26th of 33) ▪ SOS: -4.30 (26th of 33)

Regular Season Champion: Marshall
Conf. Tournament Champion: Marshall

NCAA Tournament: 1 (Marshall)

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 Marshall 15 1 .938 25 6 .806 80.8 73.2 2.7 -5.0 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion; Conf. Tournament Champion;    *Overall W-L adjusted to 25-5
2 Chattanooga 14 2 .875 21 8 .724 74.2 69.6 -1.4 -6.0
3 Davidson 12 4 .750 20 10 .667 74.5 69.4 -0.2 -5.3
4 Furman 10 6 .625 17 12 .586 72.2 73.2 -4.1 -3.1
5 Citadel 6 10 .375 13 15 .464 74.3 75.5 -6.8 -5.5
6 Virginia Military Institute 5 11 .313 11 17 .393 68.8 76.8 -12.3 -4.2
7 Western Carolina 4 12 .250 10 19 .345 67.1 75.5 -12.1 -3.8
8 Appalachian State 3 13 .188 7 21 .250 63.4 74.3 -13.6 -2.7
8 East Tennessee State 3 13 .188 7 21 .250 67.3 81.0 -16.9 -3.1

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 12/2 12/9 12/16 12/23 12/30 1/6 1/13 1/20 1/27 2/3 2/10 2/17 2/24 3/3 Final
Appalachian State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Chattanooga - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Citadel - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Davidson - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
East Tennessee State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Furman - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Marshall - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Virginia Military Institute - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Western Carolina - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Conference Tournament


Quarterfinal
Fri, Feb 27 Appalachian State 61 @ Marshall 76
Fri, Feb 27 Citadel 78 @ Furman 85
Fri, Feb 27 Davidson 92 @ Virginia Military Institute 63
Fri, Feb 27 Chattanooga 72 @ Western Carolina 73

Semifinal
Sat, Feb 28 Davidson 85 @ Western Carolina 76
Sat, Feb 28 Furman 64 @ Marshall 77

Final
Sat, Mar 7 Davidson 64 @ Marshall 66

NCAA Tournament

First Round
Marshall lost (76-60) versus Texas Christian (East Regional)