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1950-51 Standings

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National Champion: Kentucky
Final Four: Illinois, Kansas State, Kentucky and Oklahoma State

Consensus Player of the Year: Sherman White

AP First #1: KentuckyAP Final #1: Kentucky

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Records do not reflect forfeits or vacated games

Big 7 - 7 Schools

Overall Conference PTS/G SRS Polls
Rk School Conf W L W-L% W L W-L% Own Opp SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Final
1 Kansas StateRF Big 7 25 4 .862 11 1 .917 68.4 53.1 22.31 7.06 3 4
2 Kansas  Big 7 16 8 .667 8 4 .667 54.5 49.8 10.58 5.89 10
3 Missouri  Big 7 16 8 .667 8 4 .667 52.6 49.0 8.21 4.60 8
4 Oklahoma  Big 7 14 10 .583 6 6 .500 51.5 48.9 9.98 7.31 16
5 Nebraska  Big 7 9 14 .391 4 8 .333 50.6 59.8 0.37 9.57
6 Iowa State  Big 7 9 12 .429 3 9 .250 54.6 59.1 1.19 5.72
7 Colorado  Big 7 4 20 .167 2 10 .167 50.2 55.8 0.88 6.53

Big Ten - 10 Schools

Overall Conference PTS/G SRS Polls
Rk School Conf W L W-L% W L W-L% Own Opp SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Final
1 IllinoisRF Big Ten 22 5 .815 13 1 .929 71.1 62.6 15.59 7.04 5 5
2 Indiana  Big Ten 19 3 .864 12 2 .857 64.8 53.7 17.00 5.90 3 7
3 Iowa  Big Ten 15 7 .682 9 5 .643 64.6 59.2 10.71 5.33
4 Minnesota  Big Ten 13 9 .591 7 7 .500 59.8 56.0 9.99 6.17
5 Northwestern  Big Ten 12 10 .545 7 7 .500 68.4 69.6 2.54 3.73
6 Wisconsin  Big Ten 10 12 .455 7 7 .500 56.0 56.8 4.00 4.86
7 Michigan State  Big Ten 10 11 .476 5 9 .357 49.1 47.9 6.09 4.89
8 Purdue  Big Ten 8 14 .364 4 10 .286 65.8 71.4 2.30 7.92
9 Michigan  Big Ten 7 15 .318 3 11 .214 52.7 56.9 -0.11 4.08
10 Ohio State  Big Ten 6 16 .273 3 11 .214 63.6 69.3 1.28 7.01

BIAA - 9 Schools

Overall Conference PTS/G SRS Polls
Rk School Conf W L W-L% W L W-L% Own Opp SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Final
1 ArizonaR BIAA 24 6 .800 15 1 .938 67.2 56.8 4.97 -5.49 11 12
2 New Mexico State  BIAA 19 14 .576 10 6 .625 61.3 57.2 -6.97 -11.09
3 Texas Tech  BIAA 14 14 .500 10 6 .625 61.6 58.9 -5.19 -7.96
4 New Mexico  BIAA 13 11 .542 9 7 .563 56.1 58.6 -10.43 -7.95
5 West Texas A&M  BIAA 14 12 .538 9 7 .563 58.5 58.8 -6.45 -6.15
6 Hardin-Simmons  BIAA 13 15 .464 6 10 .375 56.5 59.9 -13.41 -9.99
7 Arizona State  BIAA 9 16 .360 6 10 .375 64.6 71.3 -13.50 -6.87
8 Texas-El Paso  BIAA 10 15 .400 4 12 .250 66.5 72.0 -15.92 -10.39
9 Northern Arizona  BIAA 8 19 .296 3 13 .188 51.5 73.6 -30.60 -8.49

Ind - 41 Schools

Overall Conference PTS/G SRS Polls
Rk School Conf W L W-L% W L W-L% Own Opp SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Final
1 Dayton R Ind 27 5 .844 68.5 55.6 14.62 1.72 13 13
2 Long Island University  Ind 20 4 .833 69.8 63.2 12.57 5.95 2
3 Holy Cross  Ind 20 5 .800 67.6 57.5 7.88 -2.17
4 Villanova Ind 25 7 .781 69.0 61.2 9.53 1.72 7 20
5 Seton Hall  Ind 24 7 .774 65.2 60.6 5.89 1.24
6 La Salle  Ind 22 7 .759 72.5 64.1 7.05 -1.36 16
7 Toledo  Ind 22 7 .759 62.2 60.1 6.15 4.06 10 14
8 Baldwin-Wallace  Ind 19 7 .731 68.2 65.8 6.58 4.18
9 Louisville Ind 19 7 .731 69.6 64.4 8.80 3.56 14
10 Navy  Ind 16 6 .727 60.5 55.6 -0.68 -5.50
11 Siena  Ind 19 8 .704 54.2 49.4 4.18 -0.71 13 18
12 Syracuse  Ind 19 9 .679 65.7 61.9 7.76 3.96
13 Xavier  Ind 16 10 .615 64.4 64.5 6.46 6.51
14 Penn State  Ind 14 9 .609 58.1 53.8 2.48 -1.88
15 Boston College  Ind 17 11 .607 61.1 62.3 -0.98 0.27
16 Duquesne  Ind 16 11 .593 61.9 62.9 3.23 4.17 13
17 Loyola Marymount  Ind 14 11 .560 53.4 64.2 -7.46 3.32
18 Bowling Green State  Ind 15 12 .556 67.0 66.5 3.22 2.70
19 Colgate  Ind 12 10 .545 67.0 66.1 1.69 0.81
20 Valparaiso  Ind 12 10 .545 65.0 70.0 -5.96 -0.96
21 Notre Dame  Ind 13 11 .542 62.9 63.6 3.73 4.51 14
22 Oklahoma City  Ind 16 14 .533 47.5 48.7 -3.97 -2.76
23 Army  Ind 9 8 .529 53.4 58.8 -6.38 -0.96
24 DePaul  Ind 13 12 .520 62.3 63.1 9.03 9.83
25 Loyola (IL)  Ind 15 14 .517 59.4 63.9 0.18 4.68
26 Saint Joseph's  Ind 13 14 .481 60.6 65.9 -7.57 -2.23
27 Temple  Ind 12 13 .480 66.9 72.5 -4.91 0.73
28 Miami (FL)  Ind 10 12 .455 63.2 73.3 -11.48 -1.31
29 Saint Mary's (CA)  Ind 9 11 .450 56.6 58.1 -0.94 0.56
30 Muhlenburg  Ind 11 14 .440 64.7 71.1 -10.82 -4.41
31 Brown  Ind 8 11 .421 59.8 69.1 -10.86 -1.56
32 Bucknell  Ind 9 13 .409 59.2 63.0 -10.67 -6.88
33 Santa Clara  Ind 9 15 .375 49.8 56.3 -4.89 1.58
34 Georgetown  Ind 8 14 .364 64.6 72.6 -7.38 0.62
35 Marquette  Ind 8 14 .364 55.1 63.7 -6.48 2.17
36 Virginia  Ind 8 14 .364 56.7 64.5 -20.91 -13.10
37 Pittsburgh  Ind 9 17 .346 53.7 62.4 -4.47 4.25
38 San Francisco  Ind 9 17 .346 49.8 54.4 -2.83 1.71
39 Creighton  Ind 9 18 .333 47.9 64.8 -14.60 2.23
40 Butler  Ind 5 19 .208 53.5 66.6 -9.01 4.07
41 John Carroll  Ind 2 21 .087 52.0 70.6 -11.96 6.61

Ivy - 7 Schools

Overall Conference PTS/G SRS Polls
Rk School Conf W L W-L% W L W-L% Own Opp SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Final
1 ColumbiaR Ivy 21 1 .955 12 0 1.000 71.7 54.0 15.53 -2.23 3 3
2 Cornell  Ivy 20 5 .800 10 2 .833 62.0 55.9 7.24 1.15 14
3 Pennsylvania  Ivy 19 8 .704 7 5 .583 69.2 63.9 4.93 -0.39
4 Princeton  Ivy 15 7 .682 5 7 .417 60.2 55.9 3.19 -1.15 18
5 Yale  Ivy 14 13 .519 4 8 .333 59.0 64.0 -4.92 0.13
6 Harvard  Ivy 8 18 .308 3 9 .250 54.4 64.6 -8.66 1.56
7 Dartmouth  Ivy 3 23 .115 1 11 .083 52.4 66.7 -12.27 2.10

MAC - 5 Schools

Overall Conference PTS/G SRS Polls
Rk School Conf W L W-L% W L W-L% Own Opp SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Final
1 Cincinnati R MAC 18 4 .818 7 1 .875 74.3 59.6 15.11 0.41 11 17
2 Western Michigan  MAC 13 9 .591 4 4 .500 65.6 63.3 2.41 0.10
3 Ohio  MAC 13 11 .542 4 4 .500 65.5 68.1 -1.19 1.45
4 Miami (OH)  MAC 10 13 .435 4 4 .500 54.9 62.6 -4.28 3.33
5 Case Western Reserve  MAC 3 18 .143 1 7 .125 58.6 76.6 -15.83 2.17

Metro NY - 6 Schools

Overall Conference PTS/G SRS Polls
Rk School Conf W L W-L% W L W-L% Own Opp SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Final
1 St. John's (NY)R Metro NY 26 5 .839 6 0 1.000 62.6 56.6 11.25 5.46 5 9
2 Fordham  Metro NY 19 8 .704 3 3 .500 61.3 60.8 2.61 2.05
3 New York University  Metro NY 12 4 .750 3 2 .600 72.0 65.0 7.81 0.81
4 Manhattan  Metro NY 16 6 .727 3 2 .600 59.4 53.4 8.66 2.66
5 City College of New York  Metro NY 12 7 .632 2 2 .500 62.1 56.8 7.52 2.20 6
6 St. Francis (NY)  Metro NY 19 11 .633 1 5 .167 61.6 65.5 0.47 4.29

Mid-3 - 3 Schools

Overall Conference PTS/G SRS Polls
Rk School Conf W L W-L% W L W-L% Own Opp SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Final
1 Rutgers R Mid-3 7 14 .333 3 1 .750 52.9 62.9 -14.15 -4.15
2 Lafayette  Mid-3 14 11 .560 2 2 .500 59.4 58.8 -6.74 -7.34
3 Lehigh  Mid-3 6 13 .316 1 3 .250 54.9 70.6 -26.34 -10.59

MSAC - 6 Schools

Overall Conference PTS/G SRS Polls
Rk School Conf W L W-L% W L W-L% Own Opp SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Final
1 Brigham YoungR MSAC 28 9 .757 15 5 .750 64.2 55.0 14.58 5.28 11 11
2 Wyoming  MSAC 26 11 .703 13 7 .650 58.0 52.7 9.86 4.59 10
3 Utah  MSAC 23 13 .639 12 8 .600 53.1 52.0 6.77 5.65
4 Denver  MSAC 14 16 .467 8 12 .400 55.1 57.1 3.48 5.44
5 Colorado State  MSAC 13 20 .394 6 14 .300 51.0 57.9 0.04 6.92
6 Utah State  MSAC 12 22 .353 6 14 .300 54.2 60.0 0.85 6.64

MVC - 8 Schools

Overall Conference PTS/G SRS Polls
Rk School Conf W L W-L% W L W-L% Own Opp SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Final
1 Oklahoma StateRF MVC 29 6 .829 12 2 .857 53.8 46.2 11.29 3.52 1 2
2 Bradley  MVC 32 6 .842 11 3 .786 71.0 61.9 11.65 2.56 1 6
3 Saint Louis  MVC 22 8 .733 11 3 .786 59.8 56.4 7.27 3.95 5 10
4 Detroit Mercy  MVC 17 14 .548 7 7 .500 60.8 61.8 0.77 1.72
5 Wichita State  MVC 9 16 .360 5 9 .357 55.1 61.7 -5.03 1.54
6 Drake  MVC 11 14 .440 4 10 .286 58.8 62.0 -1.84 1.36
7 Tulsa  MVC 10 17 .370 4 10 .286 48.0 52.3 -3.10 1.20
8 Houston  MVC 11 17 .393 2 12 .143 57.1 65.1 -6.06 1.94

OVC - 1 School

Overall Conference PTS/G SRS Polls
Rk School Conf W L W-L% W L W-L% Own Opp SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Final
1 Western Kentucky  OVC 19 10 .655 4 4 .500 70.5 65.2 9.74 4.43

PCC - 9 Schools

Overall Conference PTS/G SRS Polls
Rk School Conf W L W-L% W L W-L% Own Opp SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Final
1 WashingtonR PCC (North) 24 6 .800 11 5 .688 62.2 50.8 15.89 4.53 12 15
2 Oregon  PCC (North) 18 13 .581 10 6 .625 59.4 59.3 5.70 5.62
3 Washington State  PCC (North) 17 15 .531 7 9 .438 49.3 52.8 3.41 6.88
4 Idaho  PCC (North) 15 14 .517 6 10 .375 50.4 51.6 4.81 6.05
5 Oregon State  PCC (North) 14 18 .438 6 10 .375 48.2 52.1 3.54 7.41
6 UCLA  PCC (South) 19 10 .655 8 4 .667 65.2 60.0 10.95 5.76 9
7 Southern California  PCC (South) 21 6 .778 8 4 .667 61.5 52.5 11.96 2.87 12 19
8 Stanford  PCC (South) 12 14 .462 5 7 .417 62.2 65.0 3.14 5.92
9 California  PCC (South) 16 16 .500 3 9 .250 58.6 56.7 7.18 5.22

SEC - 12 Schools

Overall Conference PTS/G SRS Polls
Rk School Conf W L W-L% W L W-L% Own Opp SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Final
1 KentuckyRFN SEC 32 2 .941 14 0 1.000 75.2 52.2 22.97 -0.09 1 1
2 Vanderbilt T SEC 19 8 .704 10 4 .714 62.9 61.8 -2.15 -3.28
3 Alabama  SEC 15 8 .652 10 4 .714 58.3 54.5 -1.56 -5.37
4 Tulane  SEC 12 12 .500 8 6 .571 66.6 64.9 -1.83 -3.49
5 Auburn  SEC 12 10 .545 6 8 .429 62.9 69.4 -9.64 -3.11
6 Georgia  SEC 13 11 .542 6 8 .429 59.6 61.1 -7.61 -6.09
7 Florida  SEC 11 12 .478 6 8 .429 63.2 68.1 -10.14 -5.26
8 Louisiana State  SEC 10 14 .417 6 8 .429 63.5 68.7 -8.60 -3.34
9 Georgia Tech  SEC 8 19 .296 6 8 .429 58.7 65.5 -8.67 -1.85
10 Mississippi  SEC 12 12 .500 5 9 .357 58.6 62.1 -8.11 -4.55
11 Tennessee  SEC 10 13 .435 5 9 .357 62.5 70.4 -8.56 -0.72
12 Mississippi State  SEC 3 16 .158 2 12 .143 63.5 74.1 -12.02 -1.38

Southern - 17 Schools

Overall Conference PTS/G SRS Polls
Rk School Conf W L W-L% W L W-L% Own Opp SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Final
1 North Carolina StateRT Southern 30 7 .811 13 1 .929 76.8 64.4 8.23 -4.18 3 8
2 West Virginia  Southern 18 9 .667 9 3 .750 71.8 66.5 -1.83 -7.10 19
3 Clemson  Southern 11 7 .611 9 4 .692 66.1 60.6 -12.11 -17.68
4 William & Mary  Southern 20 11 .645 13 6 .684 66.8 61.9 -4.11 -9.07
5 Duke  Southern 20 13 .606 13 6 .684 71.2 70.0 -5.11 -6.34
6 Virginia Tech  Southern 19 10 .655 9 5 .643 71.7 69.3 -9.09 -11.42
7 South Carolina  Southern 13 12 .520 12 7 .632 67.0 62.2 -7.27 -12.11
8 Maryland  Southern 15 10 .600 11 8 .579 52.3 53.0 -12.17 -11.43
9 North Carolina  Southern 12 15 .444 9 8 .529 64.7 67.1 -11.33 -8.94
10 Wake Forest  Southern 16 14 .533 8 9 .471 63.6 66.4 -9.20 -6.48
11 George Washington  Southern 12 12 .500 8 9 .471 69.2 71.3 -10.81 -8.72
12 Richmond  Southern 7 14 .333 5 10 .333 57.7 62.5 -20.34 -15.58
13 Washington & Lee  Southern 8 17 .320 5 13 .278 68.6 73.2 -18.01 -13.36
14 Virginia Military Institute  Southern 3 18 .143 3 11 .214 59.3 71.2 -25.69 -13.82
15 Davidson  Southern 7 19 .269 5 15 .250 63.6 69.7 -21.04 -14.94
16 Citadel  Southern 6 11 .353 2 7 .222 53.9 67.6 -32.77 -19.10
17 Furman  Southern 3 20 .130 1 13 .071 54.5 79.3 -39.88 -15.08

SWC - 7 Schools

Overall Conference PTS/G SRS Polls
Rk School Conf W L W-L% W L W-L% Own Opp SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Final
1 Texas Christian R SWC 16 9 .640 8 4 .667 52.9 49.4 1.32 -2.13
2 Texas A&MR SWC 17 12 .586 8 4 .667 42.0 43.5 -2.71 -1.23
3 Texas R SWC 13 14 .481 8 4 .667 45.7 46.5 -1.39 -0.60
4 Arkansas  SWC 13 11 .542 7 5 .583 46.6 45.9 -0.79 -1.48
5 Southern Methodist  SWC 14 10 .583 6 6 .500 53.9 51.4 1.51 -0.99
6 Baylor  SWC 8 16 .333 3 9 .250 50.2 60.2 -10.64 -0.64
7 Rice  SWC 8 15 .348 2 10 .167 54.8 62.0 -8.30 -1.11

WNY3 - 3 Schools

Overall Conference PTS/G SRS Polls
Rk School Conf W L W-L% W L W-L% Own Opp SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Final
1 St. Bonaventure R WNY3 19 6 .760 3 1 .750 61.5 61.1 6.12 5.65 17
2 Niagara  WNY3 18 10 .643 2 2 .500 63.6 63.1 4.50 3.97
3 Canisius  WNY3 15 10 .600 1 3 .250 58.1 58.2 3.90 4.04

Yankee - 1 School

Overall Conference PTS/G SRS Polls
Rk School Conf W L W-L% W L W-L% Own Opp SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Final
1 Rhode Island  Yankee 13 15 .464 5 2 .714 66.2 69.8 -6.98 -3.41