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1972-73 Western Athletic Conference
Season Summary

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Record: 121-93, .565 W-L% (12th of 20) (Schedule and Results)
* Records do not reflect forfeits and vacated games.
SRS: 5.16 (4th of 19) ▪ SOS: 4.27 (4th of 19)

Regular Season Champion: Arizona State

NCAA Tournament: 1 (Arizona State)

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(BYU)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Arizona State)

Standings

Conference Overall PTS/G SRS
Rk School W L W-L% W L W-L% Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
1 Arizona State 10 4 .714 19 9 .679 82.3 75.4 10.8 3.9 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion
2 New Mexico 9 5 .643 21 6 .778 78.4 67.7 13.2 2.5
2 Brigham Young 9 5 .643 19 7 .731 78.4 74.5 8.9 5.0
2 Arizona 9 5 .643 16 10 .615 80.7 81.8 3.4 4.5
5 Texas-El Paso 6 8 .429 16 10 .615 61.8 61.2 6.2 5.7
6 Colorado State 5 9 .357 13 15 .464 69.2 71.7 1.0 3.5
7 Wyoming 4 10 .286 9 17 .346 60.0 66.9 -3.7 3.2
7 Utah 4 10 .286 8 19 .296 71.1 75.5 1.5 6.0

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 12/5 12/12 12/19 12/26 1/2 1/9 1/16 1/23 1/30 2/6 2/13 2/20 2/27 3/6 Final
Arizona State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 16
Arizona - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Brigham Young 12 - 17 15 14 15 - - - - - 20 - - - -
Colorado State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
New Mexico - - - - - 16 - - 19 - 20 18 15 15 - -
Texas-El Paso - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Utah - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Wyoming - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

NCAA Tournament

Regional Third Place
Arizona State lost (84-80) versus Long Beach State (West Regional)

First Round
Arizona State won (103-78) versus Oklahoma City (West Regional)

Regional Semifinal
Arizona State lost (98-81) versus UCLA (West Regional)