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1988-89 Southern Conference
Season Summary

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Record: 129-103, .556 W-L% (15th of 33) (Schedule and Results)
* Records do not reflect forfeits and vacated games.
SRS: -3.14 (20th of 33) ▪ SOS: -2.29 (20th of 33)

Regular Season Champion: Chattanooga
Conf. Tournament Champion: ETSU

NCAA Tournament: 1 (ETSU)

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 Chattanooga 10 4 .714 18 12 .600 77.0 77.2 -1.7 -1.5 Reg. Season Champion
2 Furman 9 5 .643 17 12 .586 73.4 76.1 -4.8 -2.1
3 Appalachian State 8 6 .571 20 8 .714 74.7 70.2 -0.9 -5.4
4 East Tennessee State 7 7 .500 20 11 .645 83.0 83.1 -0.5 -0.4 NCAA Tournament; Conf. Tournament Champion
4 Citadel 7 7 .500 16 12 .571 76.4 75.9 -1.8 -2.3
6 Marshall 6 8 .429 15 15 .500 83.0 84.8 -2.2 -0.5
7 Virginia Military Institute 5 9 .357 11 17 .393 74.7 78.9 -5.9 -1.7
8 Western Carolina 4 10 .286 12 16 .429 70.2 73.1 -7.3 -4.4

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 11/22 11/29 12/6 12/13 12/20 12/27 1/3 1/10 1/17 1/24 1/31 2/7 2/14 2/21 2/28 3/7 Final
Appalachian State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Chattanooga - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Citadel - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
East Tennessee State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Furman - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Marshall - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Virginia Military Institute - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Western Carolina - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Conference Tournament


Quarterfinal
Fri, Mar 3 Appalachian State 69 @ Marshall 83
Fri, Mar 3 Citadel 89 @ East Tennessee State 93
Fri, Mar 3 Furman 81 @ Virginia Military Institute 73
Fri, Mar 3 Chattanooga 72 @ Western Carolina 63

Semifinal
Sat, Mar 4 East Tennessee State 76 @ Chattanooga 73
Sat, Mar 4 Furman 68 @ Marshall 91

Final
Sun, Mar 5 East Tennessee State 96 @ Marshall 73

NCAA Tournament

First Round
East Tennessee State lost (72-71) versus Oklahoma (Southeast Regional)