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1987-88 Southern Conference
Season Summary

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Record: 136-128, .515 W-L% (19th of 33) (Schedule and Results)
* Records do not reflect forfeits and vacated games.
SRS: -7.26 (26th of 33) ▪ SOS: -5.08 (26th of 33)

Regular Season Champion: Marshall
Conf. Tournament Champion: Chattanooga

NCAA Tournament: 1 (Chattanooga)

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 14 2 .875 24 8 .750 83.8 75.8 3.1 -4.9 Reg. Season Champion
2 Furman 11 5 .688 18 10 .643 74.2 72.6 -4.5 -6.2
3 Davidson 9 7 .563 15 13 .536 71.8 74.1 -6.7 -4.4
3 East Tennessee State 9 7 .563 14 15 .483 75.3 78.2 -9.0 -6.0
5 Chattanooga 8 8 .500 20 13 .606 74.9 72.1 -1.7 -4.5 NCAA Tournament; Conf. Tournament Champion
5 Appalachian State 8 8 .500 16 13 .552 74.2 76.4 -7.4 -5.1
7 Virginia Military Institute 6 10 .375 13 17 .433 68.7 74.0 -10.8 -5.5
8 Citadel 5 11 .313 8 20 .286 72.2 82.4 -14.7 -4.5
9 Western Carolina 2 14 .125 8 19 .296 69.5 78.4 -13.6 -4.7

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 12/1 12/8 12/15 12/22 12/29 1/5 1/12 1/19 1/26 2/2 2/9 2/16 2/23 3/1 3/8 Final
Appalachian State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Chattanooga - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Citadel - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Davidson - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
East Tennessee State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Furman - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Marshall - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Virginia Military Institute - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Western Carolina - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Conference Tournament


Quarterfinal
Fri, Mar 4 Appalachian State 73 @ East Tennessee State 82
Fri, Mar 4 Citadel 78 @ Marshall 121
Fri, Mar 4 Davidson 69 @ Chattanooga 83
Fri, Mar 4 Furman 73 @ Virginia Military Institute 78

Semifinal
Sat, Mar 5 East Tennessee State 60 @ Virginia Military Institute 79
Sat, Mar 5 Marshall 70 @ Chattanooga 71

Final
Sun, Mar 6 Chattanooga 75 @ Virginia Military Institute 61

NCAA Tournament

First Round
Chattanooga lost (94-66) versus Oklahoma (Southeast Regional)