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1978-79 Northwestern Wildcats
Schedule and Results

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Overall: 6-21, .222 W-L% (246th of 256)
Conference: 2-16, 10th in Big Ten (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Rich Falk (6-21)

PS/G: 67.3 (216th of 256) ▪ PA/G: 75.1 (158th of 256)
SRS: 1.11 (108th of 256) ▪ SOS: 8.89 (7th of 256)

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
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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 Mon, Nov 27, 1978 REG Arizona Pac-10 L 80 83 OT 0 1 L 1 Welsh-Ryan Arena
2 Wed, Nov 29, 1978 REG North Carolina (14) ACC L 67 97 0 2 L 2 Welsh-Ryan Arena
3 Sat, Dec 2, 1978 REG Rice SWC W 93 71 1 2 W 1 Welsh-Ryan Arena
4 Wed, Dec 6, 1978 REG @ Notre Dame (3) Ind L 57 101 1 3 L 1 Purcell Pavilion at the Joyce Center
5 Sat, Dec 9, 1978 REG @ Valparaiso Ind W 85 61 2 3 W 1 Hilltop Gym
6 Tue, Dec 19, 1978 REG @ DePaul Ind L 83 90 OT 2 4 L 1 Alumni Hall
7 Wed, Dec 27, 1978 REG @ Oklahoma City A-Sun L 75 86 2 5 L 2 Cox Center
8 Thu, Dec 28, 1978 REG N East Tennessee State Southern W 74 68 3 5 W 1 Cox Center
9 Fri, Dec 29, 1978 REG N New Orleans Sun Belt W 65 54 4 5 W 2 Cox Center
10 Thu, Jan 4, 1979 REG Iowa Big Ten L 57 65 4 6 L 1 Welsh-Ryan Arena
11 Sat, Jan 6, 1979 REG Illinois (4) Big Ten L 56 74 4 7 L 2 Welsh-Ryan Arena
12 Thu, Jan 11, 1979 REG @ Wisconsin Big Ten L 82 95 4 8 L 3 Wisconsin Field House
13 Sat, Jan 13, 1979 REG @ Minnesota Big Ten L 58 60 4 9 L 4 Williams Arena
14 Thu, Jan 18, 1979 REG Michigan Big Ten L 51 53 4 10 L 5 Welsh-Ryan Arena
15 Sat, Jan 20, 1979 REG @ Indiana Big Ten L 45 74 4 11 L 6 Assembly Hall
16 Thu, Jan 25, 1979 REG @ Ohio State (10) Big Ten L 61 73 4 12 L 7 St. John Arena
17 Sat, Jan 27, 1979 REG Michigan State (4) Big Ten W 83 65 5 12 W 1 Welsh-Ryan Arena
18 Thu, Feb 1, 1979 REG Purdue Big Ten L 58 68 5 13 L 1 Welsh-Ryan Arena
19 Sat, Feb 3, 1979 REG @ Michigan State (14) Big Ten L 50 61 5 14 L 2 Jenison Field House
20 Thu, Feb 8, 1979 REG Indiana Big Ten L 57 82 5 15 L 3 Welsh-Ryan Arena
21 Sat, Feb 10, 1979 REG @ Purdue Big Ten L 64 76 5 16 L 4 Mackey Arena
22 Thu, Feb 15, 1979 REG @ Michigan Big Ten L 67 78 5 17 L 5 Crisler Arena
23 Sat, Feb 17, 1979 REG Ohio State (17) Big Ten L 73 88 5 18 L 6 Welsh-Ryan Arena
24 Thu, Feb 22, 1979 REG Minnesota Big Ten L 71 73 OT 5 19 L 7 Welsh-Ryan Arena
25 Sat, Feb 24, 1979 REG Wisconsin Big Ten L 70 72 5 20 L 8 Welsh-Ryan Arena
26 Thu, Mar 1, 1979 REG @ Illinois Big Ten W 71 64 6 20 W 1 Assembly Hall
27 Sat, Mar 3, 1979 REG @ Iowa (11) Big Ten L 64 95 6 21 L 1 Iowa Field House