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1965-66 Season Summary

Season Index: < 1964-65 Season1966-67 Season >

National Champion: UTEP
Final Four: Duke, Kentucky, UTEP and Utah

Consensus Player of the Year:

AP Preseason #1: UCLAAP Final #1: Kentucky

Conference Summary

Sorted by SRS
Rk Conference Schls W L W-L% SRS SOS AP NCAA FF Regular Season Champ Tournament Champ
1 Western Athletic Conference 6 103 55 .652 10.32 5.12 0 1 1 Utah
2 Atlantic Coast Conference 8 115 91 .558 7.34 5.68 1 1 1 Duke Duke
3 Missouri Valley Conference 8 123 88 .583 5.62 4.50 1 1 0 Cincinnati
4 Big Ten Conference 10 126 114 .525 4.89 4.38 1 1 0 Michigan
5 Athletic Association of Western Universities 8 112 95 .541 4.63 3.82 0 1 0 Oregon State
6 Big Eight Conference 8 98 103 .488 2.94 2.90 1 1 0 Kansas
7 Southeastern Conference 11 159 124 .562 1.05 1.20 2 1 1 Kentucky
8 Independent 49 707 526 .573 -1.01 -0.45 2 8 1
9 Ohio Valley Conference 8 104 89 .539 -2.22 -1.23 1 1 0 Western Kentucky Western Kentucky
10 Ivy Group 8 99 92 .518 -3.22 -3.31 0 0 0 Pennsylvania
11 Southwest Conference 8 87 105 .453 -3.68 -2.01 0 1 0 Southern Methodist
12 Mid-American Conference 7 81 85 .488 -5.21 -2.25 0 1 0 Miami (OH)
13 West Coast Conference 8 102 108 .486 -6.09 -3.46 0 1 0 Pacific
14 Southern Conference 8 89 110 .447 -7.94 -3.64 0 1 0 Davidson Davidson
15 Big Sky Conference 6 79 72 .523 -8.40 -4.31 0 0 0 Gonzaga
Weber State
16 Middle Atlantic Conference 8 101 95 .515 -9.90 -7.09 1 1 0 Saint Joseph's
17 Metropolitan Collegiate Conference 7 72 94 .434 -10.33 -3.66 0 0 0 Manhattan
18 Yankee Conference 6 71 71 .500 -11.49 -8.94 0 1 0 Connecticut
Rhode Island

AP Poll Summary

School Conf 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 3/1 Final
Kentucky SEC - - - 10 5 2 2 2 2 2 1 1 1 1 1
Duke ACC 3 6 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 2 3 2
Texas-El Paso Ind - - - - - 9 8 8 6 6 4 3 3 2 3
Kansas Big 8 8 7 4 - - - 10 6 9 7 7 7 6 6 4
Saint Joseph's Mid-Atl 4 3 2 2 8 4 4 3 5 8 8 8 7 7 5
Loyola (IL) Ind - - - - - - - 9 7 5 3 4 4 4 6
Cincinnati MVC - - - - - - - - 8 10 - - - 10 7
Vanderbilt SEC 5 4 5 4 2 3 3 5 4 3 5 5 5 5 8
Michigan Big Ten 2 2 3 3 7 - - - - 9 10 10 10 - 9
Western Kentucky OVC - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 10
School Conf 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 3/1 Final
Bradley MVC 9 9 9 5 3 5 5 7 - - - - - - -
Brigham Young WAC - - - - 6 8 7 - - - - - - - -
Iowa Big Ten - - - 9 4 7 - - - - - - - - -
Kansas State Big 8 10 - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Minnesota Big Ten 7 5 6 6 9 - - - - - - - - - -
Nebraska Big 8 - - - - - - - - - - 9 9 8 9 -
Providence Ind 6 8 7 7 10 6 6 4 3 4 6 6 9 8 -
South Carolina ACC - 10 - - - - - - - - - - - - -
UCLA AAWU 1 1 8 - - 10 9 10 10 - - - - - -
Wichita State MVC - - 10 8 - - - - - - - - - - -

Consensus All-America Teams

1st Team
Dave Bing (Syracuse)
Dave Schellhase (Purdue)