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1978-79 Detroit Titans
Schedule and Results

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Overall: 22-6, .786 W-L% (17th of 256) (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Smokey Gaines (22-6)

PS/G: 82.3 (19th of 256) ▪ PA/G: 74.9 (153rd of 256)
SRS: 7.69 (42nd of 256) ▪ SOS: 0.29 (111th of 256)

NCAA Tournament: (#7 seed in Mideast)
Lost Mideast First Round (95-87) versus #10 Lamar

AP Poll Summary

Pre 11/28 12/5 12/12 12/19 12/26 1/3 1/9 1/16 1/23 1/30 2/6 2/13 2/20 2/27 3/6 Final
- - - - - - - - - - - - 18 16 18 17 -

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 25, 1978 REG Toledo MAC W 67 64 1 0 W 1 Calihan Hall
2 Mon, Dec 4, 1978 REG @ North Carolina (14) ACC L 76 93 1 1 L 1 Carmichael Auditorium
3 Thu, Dec 7, 1978 REG @ Oregon Pac-10 W 75 74 2 1 W 1 McArthur Court
4 Sat, Dec 16, 1978 REG @ Ball State MAC L 81 82 2 2 L 1 Irving Gymnasium
5 Tue, Dec 19, 1978 REG Marshall Southern W 92 61 3 2 W 1 Calihan Hall
6 Thu, Dec 21, 1978 REG @ Iona Ind W 76 72 4 2 W 2 Hynes Athletics Center
7 Sat, Dec 23, 1978 REG Central Michigan MAC W 79 72 5 2 W 3 Calihan Hall
8 Thu, Dec 28, 1978 REG New Hampshire Ind W 108 70 6 2 W 4 Calihan Hall
9 Fri, Dec 29, 1978 REG Rhode Island Ind L 67 69 6 3 L 1 Calihan Hall
10 Thu, Jan 4, 1979 REG @ Long Island University Ind W 84 63 7 3 W 1 Schwartz Athletic Center
11 Sat, Jan 6, 1979 REG @ Rhode Island Ind W 77 76 8 3 W 2 Dunkin' Donuts Center
12 Wed, Jan 10, 1979 REG Loyola (IL) Ind W 83 74 9 3 W 3 Calihan Hall
13 Sat, Jan 13, 1979 REG Illinois State Ind W 92 81 10 3 W 4 Calihan Hall
14 Mon, Jan 15, 1979 REG Western Michigan MAC W 92 77 11 3 W 5 Calihan Hall
15 Thu, Jan 18, 1979 REG @ East Carolina Ind W 81 69 12 3 W 6 Williams Arena at Minges Coliseum
16 Wed, Jan 24, 1979 REG Xavier Ind L 70 74 12 4 L 1 Calihan Hall
17 Wed, Jan 31, 1979 REG @ Eastern Michigan MAC W 80 75 13 4 W 1 Bowen Field House
18 Sat, Feb 3, 1979 REG Georgetown (9) Ind W 91 71 14 4 W 2 Calihan Hall
19 Tue, Feb 6, 1979 REG @ Marquette (9) Ind W 64 63 15 4 W 3 MECCA Arena
20 Wed, Feb 14, 1979 REG St. Bonaventure Ind W 106 101 16 4 W 4 Calihan Hall
21 Sat, Feb 17, 1979 REG Colgate Ind W 86 66 17 4 W 5 Calihan Hall
22 Thu, Feb 22, 1979 REG @ Duquesne EAA L 84 93 17 5 L 1 Mellon Arena
23 Sat, Feb 24, 1979 REG @ Loyola (IL) Ind W 72 69 18 5 W 1 Alumni Gym
24 Wed, Feb 28, 1979 REG Xavier Ind W 88 69 19 5 W 2 Calihan Hall
G Date Type Opponent Conf Tm Opp OT W L Streak Arena
25 Fri, Mar 9, 1979 NCAA N Lamar Southland L 87 95 19 6 L 1