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1978-79 Michigan State Spartans Schedule and Results

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Overall: 26-6, .813 W-L% (8th of 256)
Conference: 13-5, 1st in Big Ten
Coach: Jud Heathcote (26-6)

NCAA Tournament: (#2 seed in Mideast)
Won Mideast Second Round (95-64) versus #10 Lamar
Won Mideast Regional Semifinal (87-71) versus #3 Louisiana State
Won Mideast Regional Final (80-68) versus #1 Notre Dame
Won National Semifinal (101-67) versus #9 Pennsylvania
Won National Final (75-64) versus #1 Indiana State

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
7 7 4 3 5 4 1 1 6 4 14 10 8 7 4 4 3

Schedule & Results

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