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1979-80 Tennessee Volunteers Schedule and Results

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Overall: 18-11, .621 W-L% (89th of 260)
Conference: 12-6, 4th in SEC (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Don DeVoe (18-11)

PS/G: 71.8 (129th of 260) ▪ PA/G: 68.8 (90th of 260)
SRS: 10.78 (31st of 260) ▪ SOS: 7.75 (14th of 260)

NCAA Tournament: (#7 seed in East)
Won East First Round (80-69) versus #10 Furman
Lost East Second Round (86-75) versus #2 Maryland

AP Poll Summary

Pre 12/4 12/11 12/18 12/26 1/2 1/8 1/15 1/22 1/29 2/5 2/12 2/19 2/26 Final
              20 19            

Schedule and Results

G Date Type Opponent Conf Tm Opp OT W L Streak
1 Tue, Dec 4, 1979 REG St. John's (NY) Big East W 97 80 1 0 W 1
2 Sat, Dec 8, 1979 REG Louisville Metro L 75 77 1 1 L 1
3 Wed, Dec 12, 1979 REG Auburn SEC W 61 58 2 1 W 1
4 Fri, Dec 14, 1979 REG Fordham ECACM W 88 63 3 1 W 2
5 Sat, Dec 15, 1979 REG Arizona State Pac-10 W 82 79 4 1 W 3
6 Mon, Dec 17, 1979 REG Minnesota Big Ten W 71 64 5 1 W 4
7 Wed, Dec 19, 1979 REG Alabama SEC W 79 78 6 1 W 5
8 Sat, Dec 22, 1979 REG @ Ohio State Big Ten L 65 91 6 2 L 1
9 Fri, Dec 28, 1979 REG N Indiana Big Ten L 68 70 6 3 L 2
10 Sat, Dec 29, 1979 REG @ San Diego State WAC W 96 77 7 3 W 1
11 Wed, Jan 2, 1980 REG @ Mississippi SEC W 66 65 8 3 W 2
12 Sat, Jan 5, 1980 REG Kentucky SEC W 49 47 9 3 W 3
13 Wed, Jan 9, 1980 REG @ Florida SEC W 69 58 10 3 W 4
14 Sat, Jan 12, 1980 REG Vanderbilt SEC W 71 63 11 3 W 5
15 Thu, Jan 17, 1980 REG @ Mississippi State SEC W 70 61 12 3 W 6
16 Sat, Jan 19, 1980 REG Louisiana State SEC L 74 75 12 4 L 1
17 Wed, Jan 23, 1980 REG @ Georgia SEC L 54 55 12 5 L 2
18 Sat, Jan 26, 1980 REG @ Alabama SEC L 59 72 12 6 L 3
19 Wed, Jan 30, 1980 REG Mississippi SEC L 61 66 12 7 L 4
20 Sat, Feb 2, 1980 REG @ Kentucky SEC L 75 83 12 8 L 5
21 Wed, Feb 6, 1980 REG Florida SEC W 100 76 13 8 W 1
22 Sat, Feb 9, 1980 REG @ Vanderbilt SEC W 51 48 14 8 W 2
23 Wed, Feb 13, 1980 REG Mississippi State SEC W 85 73 15 8 W 3
24 Sat, Feb 16, 1980 REG @ Louisiana State SEC L 66 73 15 9 L 1
25 Thu, Feb 21, 1980 REG Georgia SEC W 50 49 16 9 W 1
26 Sat, Feb 23, 1980 REG @ Auburn SEC W 72 63 17 9 W 2
G Date Type Opponent Conf Tm Opp OT W L Streak
27 Thu, Feb 28, 1980 CTOURN N Mississippi SEC L 74 76 17 10 L 1
G Date Type Opponent Conf Tm Opp OT W L Streak
28 Thu, Mar 6, 1980 NCAA N Furman Southern W 80 69 18 10 W 1
29 Sat, Mar 8, 1980 NCAA N Maryland ACC L 75 86 18 11 L 1