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1978-79 Penn Quakers
Schedule and Results

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Overall: 25-7, .781 W-L% (25th of 256)
Conference: 13-1, 1st in Ivy (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Bob Weinhauer (25-7)

PS/G: 75.8 (92nd of 256) ▪ PA/G: 71.2 (86th of 256)
SRS: 5.74 (57th of 256) ▪ SOS: 1.12 (100th of 256)

NCAA Tournament: (#9 seed in East)
Won East First Round (73-69) versus #8 Iona
Won East Second Round (72-71) versus #1 North Carolina
Won East Regional Semifinal (84-76) versus #4 Syracuse
Won East Regional Final (64-62) versus #10 St. John's (NY)
Lost National Semifinal (101-67) versus #2 Michigan State
Lost National Third Place (96-93) versus #2 DePaul

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 Wed, Nov 29, 1978 REG Virginia ACC W 80 78 1 0 W 1 The Palestra
2 Fri, Dec 1, 1978 REG @ Navy Ind W 82 66 2 0 W 2 Halsey Field House
3 Wed, Dec 6, 1978 REG @ Tulane Metro W 76 59 3 0 W 3 Avron B. Fogelman Arena
4 Sat, Dec 9, 1978 REG N La Salle ECC W 68 67 4 0 W 4 The Palestra
5 Wed, Dec 20, 1978 REG Wake Forest ACC W 88 66 5 0 W 5 The Palestra
6 Fri, Dec 29, 1978 REG N Iowa Big Ten L 84 87 2OT 5 1 L 1 San Diego Sports Arena
7 Sat, Dec 30, 1978 REG @ San Diego State WAC L 86 110 5 2 L 2 Peterson Gym
8 Fri, Jan 5, 1979 REG @ Harvard Ivy W 103 77 6 2 W 1 Indoor Athletic Building
9 Sat, Jan 6, 1979 REG @ Dartmouth Ivy W 52 44 7 2 W 2 Alumni Gym
10 Wed, Jan 10, 1979 REG N Temple (18) ECC W 79 74 8 2 W 3 The Palestra
11 Sat, Jan 13, 1979 REG @ Princeton Ivy W 59 58 9 2 W 4 Jadwin Gymnasium
12 Tue, Jan 16, 1979 REG N Saint Joseph's ECC W 43 42 10 2 W 5 The Palestra
13 Thu, Jan 18, 1979 REG @ Richmond Ind W 97 85 11 2 W 6 Robins Center
14 Sat, Jan 20, 1979 REG Georgetown (10) Ind L 76 78 11 3 L 1 The Palestra
15 Fri, Feb 2, 1979 REG @ Brown Ivy W 72 60 12 3 W 1 Marvel Gym
16 Sat, Feb 3, 1979 REG @ Yale Ivy W 86 84 13 3 W 2 John J. Lee Ampitheater
17 Fri, Feb 9, 1979 REG Columbia Ivy W 64 54 14 3 W 3 The Palestra
18 Sat, Feb 10, 1979 REG Cornell Ivy W 78 56 15 3 W 4 The Palestra
19 Tue, Feb 13, 1979 REG N Villanova EAA L 80 89 15 4 L 1 The Palestra
20 Fri, Feb 16, 1979 REG Dartmouth Ivy W 59 54 16 4 W 1 The Palestra
21 Sat, Feb 17, 1979 REG Harvard Ivy W 86 73 17 4 W 2 The Palestra
22 Tue, Feb 20, 1979 REG Princeton Ivy W 42 41 18 4 W 3 The Palestra
23 Fri, Feb 23, 1979 REG @ Cornell Ivy W 85 72 19 4 W 4 Barton Hall
24 Sat, Feb 24, 1979 REG @ Columbia Ivy L 72 74 19 5 L 1 Levien Gym
25 Fri, Mar 2, 1979 REG Yale Ivy W 94 81 20 5 W 1 The Palestra
26 Sat, Mar 3, 1979 REG Brown Ivy W 83 75 21 5 W 2 The Palestra
G Date Type Opponent Conf Tm Opp OT W L Streak Arena
27 Fri, Mar 9, 1979 NCAA N Iona Ind W 73 69 22 5 W 3
28 Sun, Mar 11, 1979 NCAA N North Carolina (3) ACC W 72 71 23 5 W 4
29 Fri, Mar 16, 1979 NCAA N Syracuse (8) Ind W 84 76 24 5 W 5
30 Sun, Mar 18, 1979 NCAA N St. John's (NY) (17) NJNY7 W 64 62 25 5 W 6
31 Thu, Mar 22, 1979 NCAA N Michigan State (3) Big Ten L 67 101 25 6 L 1
32 Sat, Mar 24, 1979 NCAA N DePaul (6) Ind L 93 96 OT 25 7 L 2