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1977-78 DePaul Blue Demons
Schedule and Results

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Overall: 27-3, .900 W-L% (2nd of 253) (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Ray Meyer (27-3)

PS/G: 83.0 (25th of 253) ▪ PA/G: 71.0 (75th of 253)
SRS: 14.27 (13th of 253) ▪ SOS: 2.27 (87th of 253)

NCAA Tournament:
Won Midwest First Round (80-78) versus Creighton
Won Midwest Regional Semifinal (90-89) versus Louisville
Lost Midwest Regional Final (84-64) versus Notre Dame

AP Poll Summary

Pre 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 3/6 Final
- - - - - - - 20 18 19 13 11 8 7 6 4 3

Schedules prior to the 1995-96 season may be missing games vs. non-Division I opponents.

Schedule and Results

G Date Type Opponent Conf Tm Opp OT W L Streak Arena
1 Sat, Nov 26, 1977 REG Butler Ind W 93 65 1 0 W 1 Alumni Hall
2 Sat, Dec 3, 1977 REG Evansville Ind W 94 71 2 0 W 2 Alumni Hall
3 Mon, Dec 5, 1977 REG Bradley MVC W 89 85 3 0 W 3 Alumni Hall
4 Sat, Dec 10, 1977 REG Wichita State MVC W 89 84 4 0 W 4 Alumni Hall
5 Wed, Dec 14, 1977 REG @ Wisconsin Big Ten W 85 62 5 0 W 5 Wisconsin Field House
6 Sat, Dec 17, 1977 REG Northwestern Big Ten W 83 79 6 0 W 6 Alumni Hall
7 Wed, Dec 21, 1977 REG N Louisiana State SEC L 67 68 6 1 L 1 Blue Cross Arena
8 Fri, Dec 23, 1977 REG @ Centenary (LA) Ind W 96 77 7 1 W 1 Gold Dome
9 Wed, Dec 28, 1977 REG N Penn State EAA W 82 67 8 1 W 2 Blue Cross Arena
10 Thu, Dec 29, 1977 REG N Yale Ivy W 100 52 9 1 W 3 Blue Cross Arena
11 Mon, Jan 2, 1978 REG Western Michigan MAC W 92 61 10 1 W 4 Alumni Hall
12 Sat, Jan 7, 1978 REG Loyola (IL) Ind W 93 73 11 1 W 5 Alumni Hall
13 Tue, Jan 10, 1978 REG @ Eastern Michigan MAC W 91 83 12 1 W 6 Bowen Field House
14 Sat, Jan 14, 1978 REG @ Bradley MVC W 80 66 13 1 W 7 Robertson Memorial Field House
15 Wed, Jan 18, 1978 REG @ Marquette (2) Ind L 74 80 13 2 L 1 MECCA Arena
16 Sat, Jan 21, 1978 REG Dayton Ind W 74 70 14 2 W 1 Alumni Hall
17 Mon, Jan 23, 1978 REG Saint Louis Metro W 100 81 15 2 W 2 Alumni Hall
18 Sat, Jan 28, 1978 REG Providence (9) Ind W 78 68 16 2 W 3 Alumni Hall
19 Wed, Feb 1, 1978 REG @ Creighton MVC W 85 82 17 2 W 4 Omaha Civic Auditorium
20 Sat, Feb 4, 1978 REG Oral Roberts Ind W 63 57 18 2 W 5 Alumni Hall
21 Tue, Feb 7, 1978 REG Duquesne EAA W 83 58 19 2 W 6 Alumni Hall
22 Sun, Feb 12, 1978 REG @ Notre Dame (4) Ind W 69 68 20 2 W 7 Purcell Pavilion at the Joyce Center
23 Sat, Feb 18, 1978 REG @ Loyola (IL) Ind W 73 63 21 2 W 8 Alumni Gym
24 Wed, Feb 22, 1978 REG @ Air Force Ind W 54 41 22 2 W 9 Clune Arena
25 Wed, Mar 1, 1978 REG @ Valparaiso Ind W 89 62 23 2 W 10 Hilltop Gym
26 Sat, Mar 4, 1978 REG Illinois State (13) Ind W 96 84 24 2 W 11 Alumni Hall
G Date Type Opponent Conf Tm Opp OT W L Streak Arena
27 Sun, Mar 12, 1978 NCAA N Creighton MVC W 80 78 25 2 W 12
28 Fri, Mar 17, 1978 NCAA N Louisville (9) Metro W 90 89 OT 26 2 W 13
29 Sun, Mar 19, 1978 NCAA N Notre Dame (6) Ind L 64 84 26 3 L 1