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1978-79 Michigan State Spartans
Roster and Stats

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

PS/G: 75.7 (95th of 256) ▪ PA/G: 62.7 (12th of 256)
SRS: 22.53 (1st of 256) ▪ SOS: 9.47 (2nd of 256)

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

Team & Player Stats

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