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1975-76 Season Summary

Season Index: < 1974-75 Season1976-77 Season >

National Champion: Indiana
Final Four: Indiana, Michigan, Rutgers and UCLA

Consensus Player of the Year: Scott May

AP Preseason #1: IndianaAP Final #1: Indiana

Conference Summary

Sorted by SRS
Rk Conference Schls W L W-L% SRS SOS AP NCAA FF Regular Season Champ Tournament Champ
1 Atlantic Coast Conference 7 134 65 .673 13.13 7.06 3 2 0 North Carolina Virginia
2 Big Ten Conference 10 164 115 .588 9.79 8.16 2 2 2 Indiana
3 Pacific-8 Conference 8 136 87 .610 8.92 5.96 1 2 1 UCLA
4 Southeastern Conference 10 151 119 .559 7.20 5.88 2 2 0 Alabama
5 Metropolitan Collegiate Athletic Conference 6 110 60 .647 5.23 2.10 1 2 0 Tulane Cincinnati
6 Western Athletic Conference 8 126 93 .575 3.96 2.50 1 1 0 Arizona
7 Big Eight Conference 8 107 110 .493 2.33 2.69 1 1 0 Missouri
8 Missouri Valley Conference 7 98 89 .524 2.30 2.28 0 1 0 Wichita State
9 Southwest Conference 9 133 116 .534 -0.58 -0.41 1 1 0 Texas A&M Texas Tech
10 Pacific Coast Athletic Association 6 88 73 .547 -1.28 -1.00 0 1 0 Cal State Fullerton
Long Beach State
San Diego State
11 West Coast Conference 7 87 102 .460 -1.28 1.55 1 1 0 Pepperdine
12 Independent 77 1178 886 .571 -1.99 -1.53 6 9 1
13 Mid-American Conference 10 131 131 .500 -2.36 -1.15 1 1 0 Western Michigan
14 Big Sky Conference 8 112 105 .516 -3.53 -1.43 0 1 0 Boise State
Idaho State
Weber State
Boise State
15 Ohio Valley Conference 8 108 104 .509 -4.83 -3.64 0 1 0 Western Kentucky Western Kentucky
16 Southern Conference 8 99 122 .448 -6.55 -2.77 0 1 0 Virginia Military Institute Virginia Military Institute
17 Ivy Group 8 93 117 .443 -6.79 -4.05 0 1 0 Princeton
18 Yankee Conference 7 98 86 .533 -7.02 -5.31 0 1 0 Massachusetts
19 East Coast Conference 12 147 163 .474 -7.58 -4.91 0 1 0 Saint Joseph's (East)
Lafayette (West)
Hofstra
20 Southland Conference 6 64 91 .413 -12.93 -8.09 0 0 0 Louisiana Tech
21 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference 4 51 47 .520 -17.90 -14.20 0 0 0 Morgan State
North Carolina A&T
North Carolina A&T

AP Poll Summary

School Conf Pre 12/2 12/9 12/16 12/23 12/30 1/6 1/13 1/20 1/27 2/3 2/10 2/17 2/24 3/2 3/9 Final
Indiana Big Ten 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Marquette Ind 4 3 3 3 7 6 4 3 3 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
Nevada-Las Vegas Ind - - 16 13 12 10 5 4 4 3 3 7 6 5 5 4 3
Rutgers Ind - - - 15 15 14 12 10 7 5 7 5 4 3 3 3 4
UCLA Pac-8 2 5 5 6 4 4 3 8 6 12 9 6 5 9 7 6 5
Alabama SEC 12 14 11 8 8 8 10 11 12 11 14 11 10 7 6 8 6
Notre Dame Ind 7 9 8 5 5 5 13 15 15 10 11 10 8 6 8 7 7
North Carolina ACC 5 4 4 4 3 3 6 7 5 4 4 3 3 4 4 5 8
Michigan Big Ten 16 16 18 16 16 17 19 16 17 15 - 16 15 13 11 14 9
Western Michigan MAC - - - - - - - - - - 17 15 17 16 14 16 10
Maryland ACC 3 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 7 5 4 7 10 9 12 11
Cincinnati Metro 10 10 9 7 6 7 15 14 16 18 16 13 13 18 13 15 12
Tennessee SEC 9 8 7 11 10 12 9 9 10 9 8 8 9 11 12 9 13
Missouri Big 8 - - 20 - - - - 20 18 13 13 14 14 12 15 10 14
Arizona WAC 11 11 10 - - - - - - - - - - - - 18 15
Texas Tech SWC - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 19 16
DePaul Ind - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 17
Virginia ACC - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 13 18
Centenary (LA) Ind - - - - 19 18 - 18 - 19 18 19 20 19 20 20 19
Pepperdine WCC - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 20
School Conf Pre 12/2 12/9 12/16 12/23 12/30 1/6 1/13 1/20 1/27 2/3 2/10 2/17 2/24 3/2 3/9 Final
Arizona State WAC 18 19 19 19 - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Auburn SEC 20 17 17 17 - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Florida State Ind - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 18 - -
Kansas State Big 8 14 18 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Kentucky SEC 6 7 14 20 18 - - - - - - - - - - - -
La Salle ECC - - - - - 20 - - - - - - - - - - -
Louisville Metro 8 6 6 10 11 11 16 - - - - - 19 - - - -
Memphis Metro 19 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Minnesota Big Ten - - - - 20 16 17 - - - - - - - - - -
North Carolina State ACC 13 13 13 9 9 9 11 13 11 8 10 12 12 15 17 - -
North Texas Ind - - - - - - - - - - 20 20 - - - - -
Oregon Pac-8 - - - - - - - - - - - - - 17 - - -
Oregon State Pac-8 - - - - - - - 17 13 16 - - - - - - -
Princeton Ivy - - - - - - - - - 17 15 - - - - - -
Providence Ind 17 15 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
San Francisco WCC 15 12 12 14 14 19 20 - - - - - - - - - -
Southern California Pac-8 - - - - - - 18 - - - - - - - - - -
St. John's (NY) Ind - - - 18 17 15 14 12 9 14 12 17 16 14 16 17 -
Syracuse Ind 20 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Texas A&M SWC - - - - - - - - - - - - - 20 19 - -
Virginia Tech Ind - - - - - - - - 20 - 19 18 18 - - - -
Wake Forest ACC - - - - - - 7 5 14 - - - - - - - -
Washington Pac-8 - 20 15 12 13 13 8 6 8 6 6 9 11 8 10 11 -
West Texas A&M MVC - - - - - - - 19 19 20 - - - - - - -