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1987-88 Southwest Conference
Season Summary

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Record: 146-127, .535 W-L% (17th of 33) (Schedule and Results)
* Records do not reflect forfeits and vacated games.
SRS: 1.61 (12th of 33) ▪ SOS: 1.53 (12th of 33)

Regular Season Champion: SMU
Conf. Tournament Champion: SMU

NCAA Tournament: 3 (Arkansas, Baylor and SMU)

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 Southern Methodist 12 4 .750 28 7 .800 82.3 71.6 11.1 0.5 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion; Conf. Tournament Champion
2 Arkansas 11 5 .688 21 9 .700 75.5 64.9 11.2 0.6 NCAA Tournament
2 Baylor 11 5 .688 23 11 .676 70.2 65.7 6.3 1.8 NCAA Tournament
4 Houston 10 6 .625 18 13 .581 72.8 70.7 4.8 2.6
4 Texas 10 6 .625 16 13 .552 70.7 71.7 -0.7 0.3
6 Texas A&M 8 8 .500 16 15 .516 68.8 71.0 -1.3 0.9
7 Texas Tech 4 12 .250 9 19 .321 64.7 69.5 -2.1 2.7
8 Texas Christian 3 13 .188 9 19 .321 59.6 68.0 -5.8 2.6
8 Rice 3 13 .188 6 21 .222 68.6 79.3 -8.8 1.9

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
Arkansas - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Baylor - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Houston - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Rice - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Southern Methodist - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Texas - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Texas A&M - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Texas Christian - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Texas Tech - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Conference Tournament


Quarterfinal
Fri, Mar 11 Arkansas 76 @ Texas A&M 64
Fri, Mar 11 Baylor 54 @ Texas Tech 53
Fri, Mar 11 Houston 72 @ Texas 57
Fri, Mar 11 Texas Christian 66 @ Southern Methodist 86

Semifinal
Sat, Mar 12 Arkansas 73 @ Baylor 74
Sat, Mar 12 Houston 76 @ Southern Methodist 98

Final
Sun, Mar 13 Baylor 64 @ Southern Methodist 75

NCAA Tournament

First Round
Arkansas lost (82-74) versus Villanova (Southeast Regional)
Baylor lost (75-60) versus Memphis (Midwest Regional)
Southern Methodist won (83-75) versus Notre Dame (East Regional)

Second Round
Southern Methodist lost (94-79) versus Duke (East Regional)