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1943-44 Season Summary

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National Champion: Utah
Final Four: Dartmouth, Iowa State, Ohio State and Utah

Consensus Player of the Year: George Mikan

Conference Summary

Record does not reflect forfeits or vacated games
Rk Conference Schls W L W-L% NCAA FF Regular Season Champ Tournament Champ
1 Big Six Conference 6 65 58 .528 2 1 Iowa State
Oklahoma
2 Big Ten Conference 10 97 104 .483 1 1 Ohio State
3 Border Intercollegiate Athletic Association 5 42 24 .636 0 0 New Mexico
Northern Arizona
4 Independent 65 694 478 .592 4 1 Rhode Island
Utah
5 Ivy Group 5 51 38 .573 1 1 Dartmouth
6 Missouri Valley Conference 4 51 27 .654 0 0 Oklahoma State
7 Pacific Coast Conference 8 90 92 .495 0 0 Washington (North)
California (South)
8 Southeastern Conference 6 78 40 .661 0 0 Kentucky Kentucky
9 Southern Conference 12 99 107 .481 0 0 North Carolina Duke
10 Southwest Conference 7 70 72 .493 0 0 Arkansas
Rice

Consensus All-America Teams

1st Team
Alva Paine (Oklahoma)
Audley Brindley (Dartmouth)
George Mikan (DePaul)
Leo Klier (Notre Dame)
Otto Graham (Northwestern)
Robert Brannum (Kentucky)
Robert Kurland (Oklahoma State)
2nd Team
Arnold Ferrin (Utah)
Bob Dille (Valparaiso)
Dale Hall (Army)
Dick Triptow (DePaul)
Don Grate (Ohio State)
William Henry (Rice)