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1995-96 Western Athletic Conference
Season Summary

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Record: 167-133, .557 W-L% (16th of 33) (Schedule and Results)
* Records do not reflect forfeits and vacated games.
SRS: 6.24 (8th of 33) ▪ SOS: 4.86 (8th of 33)

Regular Season Champion: Utah
Conf. Tournament Champion: New Mexico

NCAA Tournament: 2 (New Mexico and Utah)

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(Utah)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(New Mexico and Utah)

Standings

Conference Overall PTS/G SRS
Rk School W L W-L% W L W-L% Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
1 Utah 15 3 .833 27 7 .794 76.0 63.9 18.5 6.4 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion
2 New Mexico 14 4 .778 28 5 .848 77.7 69.6 11.6 3.4 NCAA Tournament; Conf. Tournament Champion
3 Fresno State 13 5 .722 22 11 .667 79.5 76.8 7.6 4.9
4 Colorado State 11 7 .611 18 12 .600 77.6 75.2 7.5 5.1
5 Brigham Young 9 9 .500 15 13 .536 82.3 78.4 7.9 4.0
6 Wyoming 8 10 .444 14 15 .483 72.0 75.0 2.7 5.8
7 San Diego State 8 10 .444 15 14 .517 76.1 75.1 4.0 3.0
8 Hawaii 7 11 .389 10 18 .357 76.8 78.4 4.7 6.3
9 Texas-El Paso 4 14 .222 13 15 .464 71.3 72.3 3.6 4.6
10 Air Force 1 17 .056 5 23 .179 65.3 75.9 -5.6 5.0

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 11/20 11/27 12/4 12/11 12/18 12/26 1/2 1/8 1/15 1/22 1/29 2/5 2/12 2/19 2/26 3/5 Final
Utah 10 8 14 14 13 13 15 15 13 15 10 7 7 7 8 10 10 12
New Mexico - - - - - - - 25 25 - - - - - - - - 23
Air Force - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Brigham Young - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Colorado State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Fresno State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Hawaii - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
San Diego State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Texas-El Paso - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Wyoming - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Conference Tournament


First Round
Wed, Mar 6 Air Force 69 @ San Diego State 80

First Round
Wed, Mar 6 Hawaii 69 @ Texas-El Paso 77

Quarterfinal
Thu, Mar 7 San Diego State 75 @ New Mexico 94
Thu, Mar 7 Brigham Young 84 @ Colorado State 100
Thu, Mar 7 Fresno State 91 @ Wyoming 82
Thu, Mar 7 Hawaii 63 @ Utah 76

Semifinal
Fri, Mar 8 Colorado State 69 @ Utah 71
Fri, Mar 8 Fresno State 99 @ New Mexico 104

Final
Sat, Mar 9 Utah 60 @ New Mexico 64

NCAA Tournament

First Round
New Mexico won (69-48) versus Kansas State (East Regional)
Utah won (72-43) versus Canisius (Midwest Regional)

Second Round
New Mexico lost (73-62) versus Georgetown (East Regional)
Utah won (73-67) versus Iowa State (Midwest Regional)

Regional Semifinal
Utah lost (101-70) versus Kentucky (Midwest Regional)

Conference Leaders

Minimum Stat Requirements ▪ Stats include all games played