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1976-77 Western Athletic Conference
Season Summary

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Record: 130-89, .594 W-L% (7th of 23) (Schedule and Results)
* Records do not reflect forfeits and vacated games.
SRS: 6.60 (4th of 23) ▪ SOS: 4.50 (5th of 23)

Regular Season Champion: Utah

NCAA Tournament: 2 (Arizona and Utah)

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(Arizona)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Utah)

Standings

Conference Overall PTS/G SRS
Rk School W L W-L% W L W-L% Own Opp SRS SOS
1 UtahR 11 3 .786 22 7 .759 82.1 74.9 13.5 6.3
2 Arizona 10 4 .714 21 6 .778 84.1 75.3 12.6 3.8
3 New Mexico  8 6 .571 19 11 .633 85.0 82.3 7.4 4.7
3 Wyoming  8 6 .571 17 10 .630 72.4 75.8 0.8 4.1
5 Arizona State  6 8 .429 15 13 .536 82.8 79.7 7.7 4.6
5 Colorado State  6 8 .429 13 12 .520 69.3 66.4 5.5 2.5
7 Brigham Young  4 10 .286 12 15 .444 74.2 75.1 3.3 4.2
8 Texas-El Paso  3 11 .214 11 15 .423 60.9 64.5 2.1 5.7

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 11/30 12/7 12/14 12/21 12/28 1/4 1/11 1/18 1/25 2/1 2/8 2/15 2/22 3/1 3/8 Final
Utah - - - - 16 19 - - - - - - - 20 20 19 14
Arizona 10 11 9 8 14 13 11 10 16 16 19 18 17 - 17 20 -
Arizona State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Brigham Young - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Colorado State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
New Mexico - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Texas-El Paso - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Wyoming - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

NCAA Tournament

First Round
Arizona lost (81-77) versus Southern Illinois (Midwest Regional)
Utah won (72-68) versus St. John's (NY) (West Regional)

Regional Semifinal
Utah lost (88-83) versus Nevada-Las Vegas (West Regional)