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1988-89 Western Athletic Conference
Season Summary

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Record: 158-121, .566 W-L% (10th of 33) (Schedule and Results)
* Records do not reflect forfeits and vacated games.
SRS: 6.35 (8th of 33) ▪ SOS: 4.27 (8th of 33)

Regular Season Champion: Colorado State
Conf. Tournament Champion: UTEP

NCAA Tournament: 2 (Colorado State and UTEP)

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 Colorado State 12 4 .750 23 10 .697 64.1 61.3 7.5 4.7 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion
2 Texas-El Paso 11 5 .688 26 7 .788 77.5 67.8 13.1 3.4 NCAA Tournament; Conf. Tournament Champion
3 New Mexico 11 5 .688 22 11 .667 79.1 73.3 10.7 4.9
4 Hawaii 9 7 .563 17 13 .567 71.2 69.2 6.8 4.9
5 Brigham Young 7 9 .438 14 15 .483 80.6 80.1 5.6 5.0
6 Air Force 6 10 .375 14 14 .500 68.5 68.9 2.9 3.4
7 Wyoming 6 10 .375 14 17 .452 72.8 73.5 4.8 5.5
8 Utah 6 10 .375 16 17 .485 71.1 70.6 5.1 4.5
9 San Diego State 4 12 .250 12 17 .414 73.4 75.0 0.6 2.1

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 11/22 11/29 12/6 12/13 12/20 12/27 1/3 1/10 1/17 1/24 1/31 2/7 2/14 2/21 2/28 3/7 Final
Air Force - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Brigham Young - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Colorado State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Hawaii - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
New Mexico - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
San Diego State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Texas-El Paso - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Utah - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Wyoming - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Conference Tournament


Quarterfinal
Wed, Mar 8 Air Force 60 @ New Mexico 74

First Round
Wed, Mar 8 San Diego State 57 @ Utah 70

Quarterfinal
Wed, Mar 8 Texas-El Paso 88 @ Wyoming 81
Thu, Mar 9 Colorado State 52 @ Utah 50

Semifinal
Thu, Mar 9 New Mexico 57 @ Texas-El Paso 89

Quarterfinal
Thu, Mar 9 Brigham Young 69 @ Hawaii 72

Semifinal
Fri, Mar 10 Colorado State 50 @ Hawaii 46

Final
Sat, Mar 11 Colorado State 60 @ Texas-El Paso 73

NCAA Tournament

First Round
Colorado State won (68-46) versus Florida (Midwest Regional)
Texas-El Paso won (85-74) versus Louisiana State (West Regional)

Second Round
Colorado State lost (65-50) versus Syracuse (Midwest Regional)
Texas-El Paso lost (92-69) versus Indiana (West Regional)