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1959-60 NYU Violets
Schedule and Results

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Overall: 22-5, .815 W-L% (12th of 175)
Conference: 4-0, 1st in Metro NY (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Lou Rossini (22-5)

PS/G: 73.4 (49th of 175) ▪ PA/G: 66.2 (50th of 175)
SRS: 8.93 (24th of 175) ▪ SOS: 1.81 (51st of 175)

NCAA Tournament:
Won East First Round (78-59) versus Connecticut
Won East Regional Semifinal (82-81) versus West Virginia
Won East Regional Final (74-59) versus Duke
Lost National Semifinal (76-54) versus Ohio State
Lost National Third Place (95-71) versus Cincinnati

AP Poll Summary

12/22 12/29 1/5 1/12 1/19 1/26 2/2 2/9 2/16 2/23 3/1 Final
12 12 - - - - - - - 14 14 12

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 Thu, Dec 3, 1959 REG Marquette Ind W 70 69 1 0 W 1 Alumni Gymnasium
2 Sat, Dec 5, 1959 REG @ Georgetown Ind W 70 48 2 0 W 2 McDonough Gymnasium
3 Wed, Dec 9, 1959 REG @ Rutgers Mid-Atl W 82 56 3 0 W 3 College Avenue Gymnasium
4 Sat, Dec 12, 1959 REG Lafayette Mid-Atl W 87 59 4 0 W 4 Alumni Gymnasium
5 Sat, Dec 19, 1959 REG Denver MSAC W 91 68 5 0 W 5 Alumni Gymnasium
6 Sat, Dec 26, 1959 REG Dartmouth Ivy W 78 68 6 0 W 6 Alumni Gymnasium
7 Mon, Dec 28, 1959 REG Iowa (19) Big Ten L 75 80 6 1 L 1 Alumni Gymnasium
8 Wed, Dec 30, 1959 REG Saint Joseph's Mid-Atl L 65 78 6 2 L 2 Alumni Gymnasium
9 Sat, Jan 9, 1960 REG Navy Ind W 69 61 7 2 W 1 Alumni Gymnasium
10 Sat, Jan 16, 1960 REG @ Army Ind W 60 50 8 2 W 2 USMA Fieldhouse
11 Tue, Feb 2, 1960 REG Duquesne Ind W 67 58 9 2 W 3 Alumni Gymnasium
12 Sat, Feb 6, 1960 REG @ Pittsburgh Ind W 77 66 10 2 W 4 Fitzgerald Fieldhouse
13 Mon, Feb 8, 1960 REG @ West Virginia (5) Southern L 69 98 10 3 L 1 Stansbury Hall
14 Thu, Feb 11, 1960 REG N Manhattan Metro NY W 75 54 11 3 W 1 Madison Square Garden (III)
15 Sat, Feb 13, 1960 REG @ Villanova (8) Ind W 62 50 12 3 W 2 Villanova Field House
16 Thu, Feb 18, 1960 REG Holy Cross (13) Ind W 74 60 13 3 W 3 Alumni Gymnasium
17 Sat, Feb 20, 1960 REG Boston University Ind W 74 66 14 3 W 4 Alumni Gymnasium
18 Thu, Feb 25, 1960 REG Temple Mid-Atl W 76 70 15 3 W 5 Alumni Gymnasium
19 Sat, Feb 27, 1960 REG @ Fordham Metro NY W 80 60 16 3 W 6 Rose Hill Gym
20 Thu, Mar 3, 1960 REG N St. John's (NY) (19) Metro NY W 74 67 17 3 W 7
G Date Type Opponent Conf Tm Opp OT W L Streak Arena
21 Tue, Mar 8, 1960 NCAA N Connecticut Yankee W 78 59 18 3 W 8
22 Fri, Mar 11, 1960 NCAA N West Virginia (5) Southern W 82 81 OT 19 3 W 9
23 Sat, Mar 12, 1960 NCAA N Duke (18) ACC W 74 59 20 3 W 10
24 Fri, Mar 18, 1960 NCAA N Ohio State (3) Big Ten L 54 76 20 4 L 1
25 Sat, Mar 19, 1960 NCAA N Cincinnati (1) MVC L 71 95 20 5 L 2