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1971-72 Villanova Wildcats
Schedule and Results

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Overall: 20-8, .714 W-L% (29th of 212) (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Jack Kraft (20-8)

PS/G: 79.9 (74th of 210) ▪ PA/G: 73.5 (60th of 210)
SRS: 10.08 (25th of 210) ▪ SOS: 3.72 (34th of 210)

NCAA Tournament:
Won East First Round (85-70) versus East Carolina
Lost East Regional Semifinal (78-67) versus Pennsylvania
Lost East Regional Third Place (90-78) versus South Carolina

AP Poll Summary

Pre 12/7 12/14 12/21 12/28 1/4 1/11 1/18 1/25 2/1 2/8 2/15 2/22 2/29 3/7 Final
18 18 - - - 14 11 15 - - - - - - - 15

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 Sat, Dec 4, 1971 REG @ Detroit Mercy Ind W 83 64 1 0 W 1 Calihan Hall
2 Mon, Dec 6, 1971 REG Oregon Pac-8 W 78 73 2 0 W 2 Villanova Field House
3 Sat, Dec 11, 1971 REG @ Princeton Ivy L 68 82 2 1 L 1 Jadwin Gymnasium
4 Wed, Dec 22, 1971 REG Rider Mid-Atl W 75 70 3 1 W 1 Villanova Field House
5 Mon, Dec 27, 1971 REG Massachusetts Yankee W 100 83 4 1 W 2 Villanova Field House
6 Tue, Dec 28, 1971 REG Tennessee (20) SEC W 76 67 5 1 W 3 Villanova Field House
7 Thu, Dec 30, 1971 REG South Carolina (3) Ind W 77 76 6 1 W 4 Villanova Field House
8 Sat, Jan 8, 1972 REG @ Canisius Ind W 69 65 7 1 W 5 Buffalo Memorial Auditorium
9 Mon, Jan 10, 1972 REG @ Providence Ind L 69 76 7 2 L 1 Mullaney Gymnasium
10 Sat, Jan 15, 1972 REG @ Xavier Ind W 68 60 8 2 W 1 Cincinnati Gardens
11 Wed, Jan 19, 1972 REG N Pennsylvania (10) Ivy L 64 74 8 3 L 1
12 Sat, Jan 22, 1972 REG @ St. John's (NY) Ind L 69 71 8 4 L 2 Madison Square Garden (IV)
13 Tue, Jan 25, 1972 REG St. Bonaventure Ind W 87 72 9 4 W 1 Villanova Field House
14 Sat, Jan 29, 1972 REG @ DePaul Ind W 94 83 10 4 W 2 Alumni Hall
15 Fri, Feb 4, 1972 REG N Saint Joseph's Mid-Atl L 65 68 10 5 L 1
16 Wed, Feb 9, 1972 REG Niagara Ind L 83 89 10 6 L 2 Villanova Field House
17 Sat, Feb 12, 1972 REG N Temple Mid-Atl W 80 66 11 6 W 1
18 Wed, Feb 16, 1972 REG Duquesne Ind W 102 81 12 6 W 2 Villanova Field House
19 Mon, Feb 21, 1972 REG Boston College Ind W 92 70 13 6 W 3 Villanova Field House
20 Thu, Feb 24, 1972 REG Seton Hall Ind W 104 62 14 6 W 4 Villanova Field House
21 Sat, Feb 26, 1972 REG N La Salle Mid-Atl W 86 73 15 6 W 5
22 Wed, Mar 1, 1972 REG @ Notre Dame Ind W 78 75 16 6 W 6 Purcell Pavilion at the Joyce Center
G Date Type Opponent Conf Tm Opp OT W L Streak Arena
23 Sat, Mar 11, 1972 NCAA N East Carolina Southern W 85 70 17 6 W 7
24 Thu, Mar 16, 1972 NCAA N Pennsylvania (3) Ivy L 67 78 17 7 L 1
25 Sat, Mar 18, 1972 NCAA N South Carolina (6) Ind L 78 90 17 8 L 2