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1961-62 Ohio State Buckeyes Schedule and Results

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Overall: 26-2, .929 W-L% (1st of 178)
Conference: 13-1, 1st in Big Ten (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Fred Taylor (26-2)

PS/G: 83.7 (8th of 178) ▪ PA/G: 66.2 (44th of 178)
SRS: 24.68 (1st of 178) ▪ SOS: 7.22 (4th of 178)

NCAA Tournament:
Won Mideast Regional Semifinal (93-73) versus Western Kentucky
Won Mideast Regional Final (74-64) versus Kentucky
Won National Semifinal (84-68) versus Wake Forest
Lost National Final (71-59) versus Cincinnati

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AP Poll Summary

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Schedules prior to the 1996-97 season may be missing games vs. non-Division I opponents.

Schedule and Results

G Date Type Opponent Conf Tm Opp OT W L Streak
1 Sat, Dec 2, 1961 REG Florida State Ind W 72 57 1 0 W 1
2 Wed, Dec 6, 1961 REG @ Pittsburgh Ind W 99 79 2 0 W 2
3 Fri, Dec 8, 1961 REG Wichita State MVC W 85 62 3 0 W 3
4 Sat, Dec 9, 1961 REG @ Wake Forest ACC W 84 62 4 0 W 4
5 Sat, Dec 16, 1961 REG Loyola (IL) Ind W 92 72 5 0 W 5
6 Mon, Dec 18, 1961 REG @ Saint Louis MVC W 61 48 6 0 W 6
7 Sat, Dec 23, 1961 REG Penn State Ind W 92 49 7 0 W 7
8 Wed, Dec 27, 1961 REG N Washington AAWU W 59 49 8 0 W 8
9 Thu, Dec 28, 1961 REG @ UCLA AAWU W 105 84 9 0 W 9
10 Sat, Dec 30, 1961 REG @ Southern California AAWU W 76 66 10 0 W 10
11 Sat, Jan 6, 1962 REG @ Northwestern Big Ten W 85 62 11 0 W 11
12 Sat, Jan 13, 1962 REG Michigan Big Ten W 89 64 12 0 W 12
13 Sat, Jan 20, 1962 REG @ Minnesota Big Ten W 90 76 13 0 W 13
14 Mon, Jan 22, 1962 REG Purdue Big Ten W 91 65 14 0 W 14
15 Mon, Jan 29, 1962 REG @ Purdue Big Ten W 94 73 15 0 W 15
16 Sat, Feb 3, 1962 REG Northwestern Big Ten W 97 61 16 0 W 16
17 Mon, Feb 5, 1962 REG Iowa Big Ten W 89 63 17 0 W 17
18 Sat, Feb 10, 1962 REG Minnesota Big Ten W 91 66 18 0 W 18
19 Mon, Feb 12, 1962 REG @ Michigan Big Ten W 72 57 19 0 W 19
20 Sat, Feb 17, 1962 REG @ Michigan State Big Ten W 80 72 20 0 W 20
21 Sat, Feb 24, 1962 REG Illinois Big Ten W 102 79 21 0 W 21
22 Mon, Feb 26, 1962 REG @ Iowa Big Ten W 72 62 22 0 W 22
23 Sat, Mar 3, 1962 REG @ Wisconsin Big Ten L 67 86 22 1 L 1
24 Sat, Mar 10, 1962 REG Indiana Big Ten W 90 65 23 1 W 1
G Date Type Opponent Conf Tm Opp OT W L Streak
25 Fri, Mar 16, 1962 NCAA N Western Kentucky OVC W 93 73 24 1 W 2
26 Sat, Mar 17, 1962 NCAA N Kentucky SEC W 74 64 25 1 W 3
27 Fri, Mar 23, 1962 NCAA N Wake Forest ACC W 84 68 26 1 W 4
28 Sat, Mar 24, 1962 NCAA N Cincinnati MVC L 59 71 26 2 L 1