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1970-71 Western Athletic Conference
Season Summary

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Record: 113-95, .543 W-L% (11th of 19) (Schedule and Results)
* Records do not reflect forfeits and vacated games.
SRS: 6.00 (3rd of 19) ▪ SOS: 4.99 (3rd of 19)

Regular Season Champion: BYU

NCAA Tournament: 1 (BYU)

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll: 0
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(BYU)

Standings

Conference Overall PTS/G SRS
Rk School W L W-L% W L W-L% Own Opp SRS SOS
1 Brigham YoungR 10 4 .714 18 11 .621 82.8 79.1 10.3 6.6
2 Texas-El Paso  9 5 .643 15 10 .600 67.6 66.9 7.4 6.7
2 Utah  9 5 .643 15 11 .577 85.0 83.8 7.1 5.9
4 Arizona State  8 6 .571 16 10 .615 87.9 83.2 9.0 4.3
5 Colorado State  7 7 .500 15 10 .600 78.5 73.3 8.9 3.7
6 Wyoming  6 8 .429 10 15 .400 75.5 78.2 2.2 4.8
7 New Mexico  4 10 .286 14 12 .538 73.6 73.6 4.4 4.4
8 Arizona  3 11 .214 10 16 .385 81.8 86.5 -1.2 3.5

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 12/8 12/15 12/22 12/29 1/5 1/12 1/19 1/26 2/2 2/9 2/16 2/23 3/2 3/9 Final
Brigham Young - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 20
Arizona - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Arizona State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Colorado State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
New Mexico - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Texas-El Paso - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Utah - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Wyoming - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

NCAA Tournament

Regional Third Place
Brigham Young lost (84-81) versus Pacific (West Regional)

First Round
Brigham Young won (91-82) versus Utah State (West Regional)

Regional Semifinal
Brigham Young lost (91-73) versus UCLA (West Regional)