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1979-80 Southland Conference
Season Summary

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Record: 104-67, .608 W-L% (3rd of 29) (Schedule and Results)
* Records do not reflect forfeits and vacated games.
SRS: -0.74 (14th of 29) ▪ SOS: -1.52 (17th of 29)

Regular Season Champion: Lamar

NCAA Tournament: 1 (Lamar)

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 Lamar 8 2 .800 22 11 .667 82.0 76.5 6.3 0.9 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion
2 Louisiana-Lafayette 5 5 .500 21 9 .700 81.6 76.6 2.7 -2.2
2 Arkansas State 5 5 .500 15 12 .556 63.1 66.2 -5.0 -1.9
2 McNeese State 5 5 .500 15 12 .556 70.3 69.4 0.0 -0.9
5 Louisiana Tech 4 6 .400 17 10 .630 68.5 68.0 -1.2 -1.7
6 Texas-Arlington 3 7 .300 14 13 .519 81.0 85.1 -7.4 -3.3

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 12/4 12/11 12/18 12/26 1/2 1/8 1/15 1/22 1/29 2/5 2/12 2/19 2/26 Final
Arkansas State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Lamar - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Louisiana Tech - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Louisiana-Lafayette - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
McNeese State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Texas-Arlington - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

NCAA Tournament

First Round
Lamar won (87-86) versus Weber State (West Regional)

Second Round
Lamar won (81-77) versus Oregon State (West Regional)

Regional Semifinal
Lamar lost (74-66) versus Clemson (West Regional)