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1989-90 Season Summary

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National Champion: UNLV
Final Four: Arkansas, Duke, Georgia Tech and UNLV

Consensus Player of the Year: Lionel Simmons

AP Preseason #1: Nevada-Las VegasAP Final #1: Oklahoma

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 8 173 92 .653 14.89 8.87 3 5 2 Clemson Georgia Tech
2 Big Ten Conference 10 187 115 .619 14.23 10.47 5 7 0 Michigan State
3 Big Eight Conference 8 149 99 .601 13.23 9.06 3 4 0 Missouri Oklahoma
4 Big East Conference 9 172 110 .610 12.95 8.44 3 6 0 Connecticut
Syracuse
Connecticut
5 Southeastern Conference 10 169 139 .549 9.16 7.35 2 3 0 Georgia Alabama
6 Pacific-10 Conference 10 169 132 .561 8.98 7.38 2 4 0 Arizona
Oregon State
Arizona
7 Western Athletic Conference 9 164 119 .580 6.59 4.46 0 3 0 Brigham Young
Colorado State
Texas-El Paso
8 Big West Conference 10 170 136 .556 6.17 5.25 2 3 1 Nevada-Las Vegas Nevada-Las Vegas
9 Southwest Conference 9 151 123 .551 5.37 3.31 1 3 1 Arkansas Arkansas
10 Metropolitan Collegiate Athletic Conference 8 132 117 .530 5.24 4.30 1 2 0 Louisville Louisville
11 Midwestern Collegiate Conference 8 126 118 .516 4.32 3.42 1 2 0 Xavier Dayton
12 Mid-American Conference 9 144 121 .543 2.66 1.84 0 1 0 Ball State Ball State
13 Missouri Valley Conference 8 124 123 .502 2.22 2.33 0 1 0 Southern Illinois Illinois State
14 Sun Belt Conference 8 120 115 .511 1.78 1.07 0 2 0 Alabama-Birmingham South Florida
15 Atlantic 10 Conference 10 147 156 .485 0.46 1.17 0 1 0 Temple Temple
16 American South Conference 6 104 71 .594 0.28 -1.50 0 0 0 Louisiana Tech
New Orleans
New Orleans
17 Mid-Continent Conference 8 130 104 .556 0.07 -0.09 0 2 0 Missouri State Northern Iowa
18 West Coast Conference 8 102 125 .449 -2.73 -0.67 1 1 0 Loyola Marymount
19 Southern Conference 8 126 110 .534 -3.86 -2.79 0 1 0 East Tennessee State East Tennessee State
20 Colonial Athletic Association 8 114 125 .477 -4.99 -3.29 0 1 0 James Madison Richmond
21 Big Sky Conference 9 133 124 .518 -5.25 -3.82 0 1 0 Idaho Idaho
22 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference 12 169 182 .481 -5.33 -3.88 1 1 0 Holy Cross (North)
La Salle (South)
La Salle
23 Ohio Valley Conference 7 98 102 .490 -6.67 -4.59 0 1 0 Murray State Murray State
24 East Coast Conference 8 118 113 .511 -6.92 -6.06 0 1 0 Hofstra
Lehigh
Towson
Towson
25 Northeast Conference 9 128 125 .506 -8.37 -7.58 0 1 0 Robert Morris Robert Morris
26 North Atlantic Conference 7 88 113 .438 -8.75 -5.64 0 1 0 Northeastern Boston University
27 Atlantic Sun Conference 9 123 136 .475 -9.40 -6.25 0 1 0 Centenary (LA) Arkansas-Little Rock
28 Ivy Group 8 101 111 .476 -9.89 -7.47 0 1 0 Princeton
29 Independent 19 213 326 .395 -10.37 -4.40 0 1 0
30 Southwest Athletic Conference 8 104 127 .450 -10.39 -6.64 0 1 0 Southern Texas Southern
31 Southland Conference 8 89 139 .390 -11.04 -6.78 0 1 0 Louisiana-Monroe Louisiana-Monroe
32 Big South Conference 7 99 102 .493 -13.45 -10.36 0 0 0 Coastal Carolina Coastal Carolina
33 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference 9 119 139 .461 -13.92 -11.34 0 1 0 Coppin State Coppin State

AP Poll Summary

School Conf Pre 11/27 12/5 12/12 12/19 12/26 1/2 1/9 1/16 1/23 1/30 2/6 2/13 2/20 2/27 3/6 Final
Oklahoma Big 8 16 17 12 8 7 6 6 4 3 9 9 13 11 10 5 1 1
Nevada-Las Vegas Big West 1 6 5 14 13 12 10 7 9 5 12 9 7 4 2 3 2
Michigan State Big Ten - - - 25 25 - - - - - - 23 21 15 14 7 3
Connecticut Big East - - - - - - - - - 20 13 8 10 6 4 8 4
Kansas Big 8 - 4 2 2 2 2 2 1 1 2 2 2 1 2 1 2 5
Syracuse Big East 3 1 1 1 1 1 1 6 5 11 7 6 4 11 10 4 6
Arkansas SWC 9 11 10 7 10 11 14 12 12 6 3 3 8 13 12 9 7
Georgetown Big East 5 3 3 3 3 3 3 2 2 3 6 5 3 5 7 5 8
Georgia Tech ACC 22 21 18 15 14 14 12 9 11 13 17 16 13 8 11 14 9
Purdue Big Ten - - - - - - - - 24 13 8 10 12 9 9 10 10
Missouri Big 8 11 5 4 4 4 7 7 5 4 1 1 1 2 1 3 6 11
La Salle MAAC - - - - 23 20 17 21 17 18 15 14 14 14 13 11 12
Michigan Big Ten 4 10 8 6 6 5 5 3 6 7 4 7 5 7 8 13 13
Arizona Pac-10 6 2 20 20 22 21 19 18 23 19 24 22 20 21 23 15 14
Duke ACC 10 7 6 12 12 13 13 10 8 8 5 4 6 3 5 12 15
Louisville Metro 12 13 11 10 9 8 8 11 10 4 10 15 18 16 21 18 16
Clemson ACC - - - - - - - - - - - - - 23 20 17 17
Illinois Big Ten 8 8 7 5 5 4 4 8 7 10 11 12 15 19 18 20 18
Louisiana State SEC 2 9 9 9 8 9 11 14 13 16 14 11 9 12 15 16 19
Minnesota Big Ten 20 - - - - 25 24 16 22 21 19 17 17 18 17 19 20
Loyola Marymount WCC - - - - - - 25 23 21 22 20 20 19 22 22 21 21
Oregon State Pac-10 - - 24 23 21 23 23 22 18 17 21 18 16 17 16 22 22
Alabama SEC - - 21 19 20 22 22 24 25 24 - - - - - - 23
New Mexico State Big West - - - - - - - - - - - - 25 24 24 23 24
Xavier MW Coll - - - - - - - 25 20 25 23 21 22 19 19 24 25
School Conf Pre 11/27 12/5 12/12 12/19 12/26 1/2 1/9 1/16 1/23 1/30 2/6 2/13 2/20 2/27 3/6 Final
Florida SEC 23 24 25 24 - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Georgia SEC - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 25 25 -
Indiana Big Ten 14 14 14 11 11 10 9 13 14 12 22 25 - 25 - - -
Iowa Big Ten - - - 21 16 18 20 - - - - - - - - - -
Memphis Metro 24 22 16 17 17 15 21 20 - - - - - - - - -
North Carolina ACC 7 12 17 - - 24 - - - - 25 - - - - - -
North Carolina State ACC 19 25 19 16 15 19 18 17 19 - - - - - - - -
Notre Dame Ind 17 19 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oklahoma State Big 8 21 23 - 22 24 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Pittsburgh Big East 18 18 22 - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
St. John's (NY) Big East 25 20 15 18 19 17 16 15 15 15 18 24 24 - - - -
Temple A-10 15 16 23 - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
UCLA Pac-10 13 15 13 13 18 16 15 19 16 23 16 19 23 - - - -