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1996-97 Standings

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National Champion: Arizona
Final Four: Arizona, Kentucky, Minnesota and North Carolina

Consensus Player of the Year: Tim Duncan

AP Preseason #1: Cincinnati ▪ AP Final #1: Kansas


Records do not reflect forfeits or vacated games

RPI rankings last updated: Mar 17 2014

ACC - 9 Schools

1995-96 Season 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 DukeR ACC 24 9 .727 12 4 .750 79.7 66.2 22.72 9.27 10 6 8
2 Wake Forest ACC 24 7 .774 11 5 .688 69.0 58.3 21.21 10.53 4 2 9
3 North CarolinaTF ACC 28 7 .800 11 5 .688 77.4 66.7 22.80 12.09 8 4 4
4 Clemson ACC 23 10 .697 9 7 .563 68.2 61.5 17.41 10.72 20 2 14
5 Maryland ACC 21 11 .656 9 7 .563 75.2 66.8 17.74 9.30 5 22
6 Virginia ACC 18 13 .581 7 9 .438 67.7 65.0 14.09 11.38 25
7 Florida State  ACC 20 12 .625 6 10 .375 73.4 66.8 16.36 9.73
8 North Carolina State  ACC 17 15 .531 4 12 .250 59.1 55.7 14.26 10.87
9 Georgia Tech  ACC 9 18 .333 3 13 .188 61.5 64.3 9.36 12.21

AEC - 10 Schools

1995-96 Season 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 Boston UniversityRT AEC 25 5 .833 17 1 .944 67.3 62.0 2.53 -2.84
2 Drexel  AEC 22 9 .710 16 2 .889 72.1 64.8 3.69 -3.63
3 Hartford  AEC 17 11 .607 11 7 .611 73.4 70.5 -2.29 -5.15
4 Hofstra  AEC 12 15 .444 9 9 .500 65.7 68.0 -5.45 -3.18
5 Delaware  AEC 15 16 .484 8 10 .444 74.5 71.7 -0.13 -2.92
6 Vermont  AEC 14 13 .519 7 11 .389 68.5 70.8 -8.86 -6.51
7 Northeastern  AEC 7 20 .259 6 12 .333 63.7 72.6 -12.22 -3.36
8 Maine  AEC 11 20 .355 6 12 .333 62.7 66.9 -7.57 -3.32
9 New Hampshire  AEC 7 20 .259 5 13 .278 58.9 69.1 -13.53 -3.30
10 Towson  AEC 9 19 .321 5 13 .278 74.5 78.9 -7.51 -3.12

A-10 - 12 Schools

1995-96 Season 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 Saint Joseph'sRT A-10 (East) 26 7 .788 13 3 .813 71.2 66.0 12.96 7.71 12 12
2 Rhode Island A-10 (East) 20 10 .667 12 4 .750 80.7 70.6 16.50 6.40
3 Massachusetts A-10 (East) 19 14 .576 11 5 .688 66.7 65.2 10.63 9.13 15 15
4 Temple A-10 (East) 20 11 .645 10 6 .625 66.3 60.6 14.68 9.04
5 St. Bonaventure  A-10 (East) 14 14 .500 5 11 .313 69.9 69.6 5.29 5.04
6 Fordham  A-10 (East) 6 21 .222 1 15 .063 61.6 71.3 -5.82 3.81
7 XavierR A-10 (West) 23 6 .793 13 3 .813 83.2 72.3 16.14 5.28 11 13
8 George Washington  A-10 (West) 15 14 .517 8 8 .500 67.1 63.7 10.36 6.98 24 24
9 Virginia Tech  A-10 (West) 15 16 .484 7 9 .438 61.1 59.8 6.40 5.10
10 Dayton  A-10 (West) 13 14 .481 6 10 .375 70.5 69.3 3.54 2.32
11 La Salle  A-10 (West) 10 17 .370 5 11 .313 65.8 68.5 2.10 4.77
12 Duquesne  A-10 (West) 9 18 .333 5 11 .313 73.3 77.4 2.04 6.15

A-Sun - 12 Schools

1995-96 Season 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 College of CharlestonRT A-Sun (East) 29 3 .906 16 0 1.000 79.1 66.4 5.85 -6.85 16 16
2 Florida International  A-Sun (East) 16 13 .552 12 4 .750 77.2 72.8 -4.64 -8.99
3 Florida Atlantic  A-Sun (East) 16 11 .593 11 5 .688 69.4 67.6 -7.43 -9.31
4 Campbell  A-Sun (East) 11 16 .407 8 8 .500 64.2 71.7 -14.70 -7.22
5 Stetson  A-Sun (East) 9 18 .333 5 11 .313 61.0 67.0 -15.06 -9.02
6 Central Florida  A-Sun (East) 7 19 .269 4 12 .250 67.6 77.1 -18.26 -8.76
7 Samford R A-Sun (West) 19 9 .679 11 5 .688 68.0 66.4 -11.31 -12.88
8 Jacksonville State  A-Sun (West) 10 17 .370 9 7 .563 71.4 74.8 -15.83 -12.51
9 Southeastern Louisiana  A-Sun (West) 10 18 .357 7 9 .438 71.7 78.6 -19.29 -12.41
10 Georgia State  A-Sun (West) 10 17 .370 6 10 .375 67.6 72.0 -15.85 -11.37
11 Centenary (LA)  A-Sun (West) 9 18 .333 6 10 .375 71.8 81.8 -18.09 -8.09
12 Mercer  A-Sun (West) 3 23 .115 1 15 .063 63.3 80.6 -27.86 -10.61

Big 12 - 12 Schools

1995-96 Season 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 KansasRT Big 12 34 2 .944 15 1 .938 84.8 66.1 26.60 7.94 2 1 1
2 Colorado Big 12 22 10 .688 11 5 .688 73.1 69.6 9.74 6.24 15 24
3 Texas Big 12 18 12 .600 10 6 .625 76.3 73.5 12.33 9.46 16 13
4 Iowa State Big 12 22 9 .710 10 6 .625 67.5 60.4 13.43 6.30 11 4 18
5 Texas Tech  Big 12 19 9 .679 10 6 .625 80.1 74.3 12.51 6.72 18
6 Oklahoma Big 12 19 11 .633 9 7 .563 74.3 65.3 13.96 5.03
7 Nebraska  Big 12 18 15 .545 7 9 .438 72.9 71.4 9.70 8.15
8 Oklahoma State  Big 12 17 15 .531 7 9 .438 69.4 69.5 6.95 6.98
9 Baylor  Big 12 18 12 .600 6 10 .375 71.0 69.6 4.39 2.98
10 Missouri  Big 12 16 17 .485 5 11 .313 73.8 72.7 8.96 7.78
11 Texas A&M  Big 12 9 18 .333 3 13 .188 65.0 68.2 2.43 5.66
12 Kansas State  Big 12 10 17 .370 3 13 .188 64.0 69.9 1.75 7.60

Big East - 13 Schools

1995-96 Season 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 VillanovaR Big East (Big East 6) 24 10 .706 12 6 .667 75.3 68.1 16.64 9.45 7 4 20
2 Boston CollegeRT Big East (Big East 6) 22 9 .710 12 6 .667 74.4 69.1 11.94 6.71 21 19 23
3 West Virginia  Big East (Big East 6) 21 10 .677 11 7 .611 80.7 73.6 14.47 7.38
4 Notre Dame  Big East (Big East 6) 16 14 .533 8 10 .444 71.0 69.7 9.43 8.16
5 St. John's (NY)  Big East (Big East 6) 13 14 .481 8 10 .444 67.2 67.1 8.38 8.27
6 Connecticut  Big East (Big East 6) 18 15 .545 7 11 .389 65.8 60.8 13.02 8.11
7 GeorgetownR Big East (Big East 7) 20 10 .667 11 7 .611 68.7 63.7 10.88 5.85
8 Providence Big East (Big East 7) 24 12 .667 10 8 .556 75.9 70.1 14.18 8.32
9 Pittsburgh  Big East (Big East 7) 18 15 .545 10 8 .556 68.8 68.4 9.18 8.81
10 Miami (FL)  Big East (Big East 7) 16 13 .552 9 9 .500 65.0 62.8 8.12 5.91
11 Syracuse  Big East (Big East 7) 19 13 .594 9 9 .500 74.9 69.0 12.88 6.97 12 12
12 Seton Hall  Big East (Big East 7) 10 18 .357 5 13 .278 68.0 73.3 3.87 9.24
13 Rutgers  Big East (Big East 7) 11 16 .407 5 13 .278 64.4 68.9 2.68 7.13

Big Sky - 8 Schools

1995-96 Season 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 Northern Arizona R Big Sky 21 7 .750 14 2 .875 77.7 70.7 1.87 -5.17
2 MontanaT Big Sky 21 11 .656 11 5 .688 73.2 69.5 0.54 -3.17
3 Montana State  Big Sky 16 14 .533 10 6 .625 76.2 76.4 -3.47 -3.27
4 Weber State  Big Sky 15 13 .536 9 7 .563 78.5 79.7 -3.65 -2.46
5 Idaho State  Big Sky 14 13 .519 9 7 .563 73.3 73.0 -5.62 -5.92
6 Cal State Northridge  Big Sky 14 15 .483 8 8 .500 75.5 74.5 -1.83 -2.87
7 Eastern Washington  Big Sky 7 19 .269 3 13 .188 68.5 76.1 -11.25 -3.69
8 Sacramento State  Big Sky 3 23 .115 2 14 .125 60.3 80.0 -20.69 -0.95

Big South - 8 Schools

1995-96 Season 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 Liberty R Big South 23 9 .719 11 3 .786 67.0 62.9 -2.85 -6.95
2 North Carolina-Asheville R Big South 18 10 .643 11 3 .786 68.4 70.1 -7.11 -5.41
3 Radford  Big South 15 13 .536 8 6 .571 72.0 74.7 -8.83 -6.13
4 Charleston SouthernT Big South 17 13 .567 7 7 .500 70.9 71.3 -6.93 -6.58
5 Coastal Carolina  Big South 11 16 .407 6 8 .429 63.1 68.8 -12.30 -6.67
6 North Carolina-Greensboro  Big South 10 20 .333 6 8 .429 63.2 68.8 -9.74 -4.14
7 Winthrop  Big South 12 15 .444 5 9 .357 66.9 74.9 -15.05 -7.05
8 Maryland-Baltimore County  Big South 5 22 .185 2 12 .143 57.5 68.5 -17.31 -6.27

Big Ten - 11 Schools

1995-96 Season 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 MinnesotaRF Big Ten 35 5 .875 16 2 .889 77.6 63.4 23.35 9.20 22 2 3
2 Iowa Big Ten 22 10 .688 12 6 .667 72.5 64.5 16.84 8.90 23 23
3 Purdue Big Ten 18 12 .600 12 6 .667 72.1 70.7 12.24 10.91
4 Illinois Big Ten 22 10 .688 11 7 .611 76.5 68.7 15.64 7.79 15 19
5 Wisconsin Big Ten 18 10 .643 11 7 .611 59.1 55.3 13.20 9.41
6 Indiana Big Ten 22 11 .667 9 9 .500 72.6 68.1 13.95 9.40 8
7 Michigan  Big Ten 24 11 .686 9 9 .500 74.1 67.9 16.73 10.53 9 4
8 Michigan State  Big Ten 17 12 .586 9 9 .500 69.8 65.7 12.07 7.94
9 Ohio State  Big Ten 10 17 .370 5 13 .278 69.9 70.1 8.40 8.66
10 Penn State  Big Ten 10 17 .370 3 15 .167 60.5 65.9 3.75 9.16
11 Northwestern  Big Ten 7 22 .241 2 16 .111 59.2 66.8 0.46 8.01

Big West - 12 Schools

1995-96 Season 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 Utah State R Big West (East) 20 9 .690 12 4 .750 68.4 63.2 4.25 -0.98
2 New Mexico State R Big West (East) 19 9 .679 12 4 .750 78.8 72.0 7.14 0.30
3 Nevada R Big West (East) 21 10 .677 12 4 .750 74.4 71.2 3.72 0.49
4 Boise State  Big West (East) 14 13 .519 9 7 .563 66.0 62.1 3.08 -0.77
5 Idaho  Big West (East) 13 17 .433 5 11 .313 61.1 68.8 -6.11 1.53
6 North Texas  Big West (East) 10 16 .385 5 11 .313 65.3 71.2 -5.74 0.18
7 PacificRT Big West (West) 24 6 .800 12 4 .750 71.6 60.5 8.68 -2.43
8 Long Beach State  Big West (West) 13 14 .481 9 7 .563 72.5 72.9 -1.59 -1.22
9 California-Santa Barbara  Big West (West) 12 15 .444 7 9 .438 68.0 72.1 -5.02 -0.94
10 Cal State Fullerton  Big West (West) 13 14 .481 6 10 .375 72.9 73.9 -3.41 -2.41
11 Cal Poly  Big West (West) 14 16 .467 6 10 .375 79.1 78.0 -0.69 -1.84
12 California-Irvine  Big West (West) 1 25 .038 1 15 .063 58.2 79.5 -20.14 1.09

CAA - 9 Schools

1995-96 Season 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 Old DominionRT CAA 22 11 .667 10 6 .625 71.0 66.8 3.73 -0.45
2 North Carolina-Wilmington R CAA 16 14 .533 10 6 .625 59.1 61.2 -1.84 0.30
3 East Carolina  CAA 17 10 .630 9 7 .563 67.8 63.4 2.15 -2.20
4 Virginia Commonwealth  CAA 14 13 .519 9 7 .563 70.7 68.6 2.03 -0.12
5 William & Mary  CAA 12 16 .429 8 8 .500 64.9 67.4 -3.60 -1.15
6 James Madison  CAA 16 13 .552 8 8 .500 69.4 68.9 -0.27 -0.77
7 American  CAA 11 16 .407 7 9 .438 66.5 71.3 -5.18 -0.41
8 Richmond  CAA 13 15 .464 7 9 .438 68.8 67.7 -0.30 -1.40
9 George Mason  CAA 10 17 .370 4 12 .250 79.6 83.4 -5.52 -1.70

CUSA - 12 Schools

1995-96 Season 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 CincinnatiR CUSA (Blue) 26 8 .765 12 2 .857 80.7 65.5 20.64 5.44 1 1 10
2 MarquetteT CUSA (Blue) 22 9 .710 9 5 .643 68.0 57.8 13.44 3.18 25 24
3 Saint Louis  CUSA (Blue) 11 18 .379 4 10 .286 57.8 61.6 -0.55 3.24
4 DePaul  CUSA (Blue) 3 23 .115 1 13 .071 55.3 67.8 -5.85 6.65
5 Tulane R CUSA (Red) 20 11 .645 11 3 .786 72.8 67.9 7.97 3.00 21
6 Alabama-Birmingham  CUSA (Red) 18 14 .563 7 7 .500 66.9 65.9 3.06 2.06
7 Southern Mississippi  CUSA (Red) 12 15 .444 6 8 .429 61.1 61.6 0.25 0.77
8 South Florida  CUSA (Red) 8 19 .296 2 12 .143 59.7 65.9 -3.96 2.23
9 CharlotteR CUSA (White) 22 9 .710 10 4 .714 71.5 65.9 10.77 5.18
10 Memphis R CUSA (White) 16 15 .516 10 4 .714 63.0 61.9 7.56 6.46
11 Louisville CUSA (White) 26 9 .743 9 5 .643 75.2 70.9 12.01 7.76 6 25
12 Houston  CUSA (White) 11 16 .407 3 11 .214 72.8 75.6 0.36 3.08

Ind - 3 Schools

1995-96 Season 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 Oral Roberts R Ind 21 7 .750 74.6 65.3 7.46 -1.85
2 Southern Utah  Ind 9 17 .346 60.7 70.5 -8.03 1.75
3 Wofford  Ind 7 20 .259 62.5 73.9 -15.40 -4.07

Ivy - 8 Schools

1995-96 Season 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 PrincetonR Ivy 24 4 .857 14 0 1.000 63.8 53.6 7.18 -3.01
2 Dartmouth  Ivy 18 8 .692 10 4 .714 68.3 61.0 -0.44 -7.76
3 Harvard  Ivy 17 9 .654 10 4 .714 68.0 62.7 -2.63 -7.95
4 Pennsylvania  Ivy 12 14 .462 8 6 .571 66.9 68.3 -2.81 -1.43
5 Cornell  Ivy 15 11 .577 7 7 .500 63.4 64.4 -7.81 -6.89
6 Yale  Ivy 10 16 .385 3 11 .214 62.4 67.1 -11.38 -6.70
7 Brown  Ivy 4 22 .154 3 11 .214 53.3 65.6 -14.48 -2.13
8 Columbia  Ivy 6 20 .231 1 13 .071 62.1 71.5 -13.76 -4.36

MAAC - 8 Schools

1995-96 Season 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 Iona R MAAC 22 8 .733 11 3 .786 77.3 70.0 3.55 -3.82
2 Canisius  MAAC 17 12 .586 10 4 .714 62.8 56.9 4.00 -1.97
3 Loyola (MD)  MAAC 13 14 .481 10 4 .714 68.8 68.8 -3.22 -3.26
4 Saint Peter's  MAAC 13 15 .464 9 5 .643 59.4 62.1 -7.34 -4.55
5 Manhattan  MAAC 9 18 .333 5 9 .357 60.5 64.0 -6.69 -3.17
6 Niagara  MAAC 11 17 .393 5 9 .357 69.6 74.7 -7.85 -2.77
7 Siena  MAAC 9 18 .333 4 10 .286 65.5 70.1 -8.54 -3.88
8 FairfieldT MAAC 11 19 .367 2 12 .143 66.4 69.2 -5.11 -2.31

MAC - 10 Schools

1995-96 Season 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 Bowling Green State R MAC 22 10 .688 13 5 .722 81.4 74.5 8.49 1.56
2 Miami (OH)RT MAC 21 9 .700 13 5 .722 73.4 65.0 9.00 0.63
3 Ohio  MAC 17 10 .630 12 6 .667 73.9 71.4 4.12 1.58
4 Eastern Michigan  MAC 22 10 .688 11 7 .611 79.6 77.1 4.14 1.66
5 Ball State  MAC 16 13 .552 9 9 .500 74.5 74.1 1.79 1.47
6 Western Michigan  MAC 14 14 .500 9 9 .500 66.9 68.1 -0.40 0.81
7 Kent State  MAC 9 18 .333 7 11 .389 67.2 73.9 -4.00 2.73
8 Toledo  MAC 13 14 .481 6 12 .333 71.3 71.2 -0.03 -0.07
9 Akron  MAC 8 18 .308 6 12 .333 70.4 72.6 -1.18 0.98
10 Central Michigan  MAC 7 19 .269 4 14 .222 71.7 81.9 -10.21 -0.01

MEAC - 10 Schools

1995-96 Season 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 Coppin StateRT MEAC 22 9 .710 15 3 .833 79.1 72.5 -1.22 -7.80
2 South Carolina State  MEAC 14 14 .500 12 6 .667 68.4 70.6 -11.60 -9.40
3 North Carolina A&T  MEAC 15 13 .536 11 7 .611 71.5 70.3 -9.63 -10.83
4 Bethune-Cookman  MEAC 12 16 .429 9 9 .500 69.1 71.7 -12.05 -9.38
5 Morgan State  MEAC 9 18 .333 8 10 .444 67.7 75.8 -15.68 -7.61
6 Florida A&M  MEAC 8 19 .296 8 10 .444 68.9 77.9 -17.91 -8.95
7 Hampton  MEAC 8 19 .296 7 11 .389 67.3 72.3 -14.96 -9.93
8 Delaware State  MEAC 7 20 .259 7 11 .389 67.1 78.5 -18.46 -7.09
9 Howard  MEAC 7 20 .259 7 11 .389 71.4 81.7 -17.91 -7.64
10 Maryland-Eastern Shore  MEAC 11 17 .393 6 12 .333 71.4 75.3 -13.03 -9.15

Mid-Cont - 9 Schools

1995-96 Season 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 ValparaisoRT Mid-Cont 24 7 .774 13 3 .813 74.3 65.6 3.71 -4.98
2 Buffalo  Mid-Cont 17 11 .607 11 5 .688 71.5 69.3 -4.10 -6.31
3 Western Illinois  Mid-Cont 19 10 .655 11 5 .688 74.8 70.4 -1.30 -5.71
4 Troy  Mid-Cont 16 11 .593 10 6 .625 78.4 80.5 -9.07 -7.04
5 Northeastern Illinois  Mid-Cont 16 12 .571 8 8 .500 74.2 74.3 -4.58 -4.43
6 Missouri-Kansas City  Mid-Cont 10 17 .370 7 9 .438 69.4 76.5 -10.37 -3.25
7 Chicago State  Mid-Cont 4 23 .148 4 12 .250 69.0 85.9 -19.07 -2.22
8 Central Connecticut State  Mid-Cont 8 19 .296 4 12 .250 62.0 67.1 -12.02 -6.91
9 Youngstown State  Mid-Cont 9 18 .333 4 12 .250 62.8 66.2 -10.49 -7.10

MW Coll - 9 Schools

1995-96 Season 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 ButlerRT MW Coll 23 10 .697 12 4 .750 68.7 60.9 7.62 -0.16
2 Detroit Mercy  MW Coll 16 13 .552 11 5 .688 65.1 62.6 1.90 -0.60
3 Illinois-Chicago  MW Coll 15 14 .517 11 5 .688 65.0 65.4 -1.54 -1.16
4 Green Bay  MW Coll 14 14 .500 10 6 .625 56.4 55.3 0.88 -0.16
5 Loyola (IL)  MW Coll 12 15 .444 7 9 .438 64.1 65.4 -4.73 -3.46
6 Northern Illinois  MW Coll 12 15 .444 6 10 .375 66.9 69.6 -4.86 -2.16
7 Cleveland State  MW Coll 9 19 .321 6 10 .375 64.7 72.1 -6.71 0.69
8 Wright State  MW Coll 7 20 .259 5 11 .313 64.1 71.2 -6.83 0.29
9 Milwaukee  MW Coll 8 20 .286 4 12 .250 56.3 66.8 -11.06 -0.61

MVC - 10 Schools

1995-96 Season 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 Illinois StateRT MVC 24 6 .800 14 4 .778 74.2 65.7 10.81 2.28
2 Missouri State  MVC 24 9 .727 12 6 .667 75.9 71.8 6.55 2.49
3 Bradley  MVC 17 13 .567 12 6 .667 64.3 59.6 8.02 3.39
4 Northern Iowa  MVC 16 12 .571 11 7 .611 71.3 69.5 5.80 4.05
5 Evansville  MVC 17 14 .548 11 7 .611 63.4 64.5 2.80 3.89
6 Creighton  MVC 15 15 .500 10 8 .556 67.5 66.0 3.91 2.41
7 Wichita State  MVC 14 13 .519 8 10 .444 67.2 63.0 5.88 1.66
8 Southern Illinois  MVC 13 17 .433 6 12 .333 72.8 73.4 2.81 3.41
9 Indiana State  MVC 12 16 .429 6 12 .333 69.4 73.9 -3.20 1.26
10 Drake  MVC 2 26 .071 0 18 .000 62.5 73.4 -6.17 4.65

NEC - 10 Schools

1995-96 Season 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 Long Island UniversityRT NEC 21 9 .700 15 3 .833 91.5 83.6 3.76 -4.20
2 Fairleigh Dickinson  NEC 18 10 .643 13 5 .722 72.4 73.9 -7.03 -5.46
3 Monmouth  NEC 18 11 .621 12 6 .667 71.2 65.8 -1.00 -6.41
4 Rider  NEC 14 14 .500 10 8 .556 71.1 70.4 -6.25 -6.95
5 Mount St. Mary's  NEC 14 13 .519 10 8 .556 72.0 72.4 -6.11 -5.71
6 Saint Francis (PA)  NEC 12 15 .444 9 9 .500 69.8 70.9 -8.11 -7.03
7 St. Francis (NY)  NEC 13 15 .464 7 11 .389 65.0 69.2 -13.31 -9.13
8 Wagner  NEC 10 17 .370 7 11 .389 72.3 76.7 -11.17 -6.76
9 Marist  NEC 6 22 .214 4 14 .222 64.2 73.7 -16.24 -6.74
10 Robert Morris  NEC 4 23 .148 3 15 .167 66.1 76.7 -15.34 -4.75

OVC - 10 Schools

1995-96 Season 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 Austin Peay R OVC 17 14 .548 12 6 .667 77.4 75.1 -5.00 -7.31
2 Murray StateRT OVC 20 10 .667 12 6 .667 77.0 73.1 -4.24 -8.17
3 Middle Tennessee  OVC 19 12 .613 11 7 .611 75.3 73.9 -4.64 -6.11
4 Tennessee Tech  OVC 15 13 .536 10 8 .556 73.8 74.3 -8.27 -7.85
5 Eastern Illinois  OVC 12 15 .444 9 9 .500 73.2 78.1 -12.50 -7.62
6 Southeast Missouri State  OVC 12 18 .400 9 9 .500 71.8 76.7 -10.05 -5.12
7 Tennessee-Martin  OVC 11 16 .407 8 10 .444 67.4 71.0 -10.60 -7.04
8 Tennessee State  OVC 9 18 .333 7 11 .389 73.6 79.1 -11.55 -5.99
9 Morehead State  OVC 8 19 .296 6 12 .333 79.8 88.7 -16.11 -7.15
10 Eastern Kentucky  OVC 8 18 .308 6 12 .333 67.5 76.7 -16.41 -7.17

Pac-10 - 10 Schools

1995-96 Season 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 UCLAR Pac-10 24 8 .750 15 3 .833 79.9 73.8 16.48 10.29 5 5 7
2 Stanford Pac-10 22 8 .733 12 6 .667 79.7 69.0 19.73 9.05 18 15 21
3 Southern California Pac-10 17 11 .607 12 6 .667 79.6 76.3 13.38 10.09
4 California Pac-10 23 9 .719 12 6 .667 75.1 67.8 17.25 10.03 25
5 ArizonaFN Pac-10 25 9 .735 11 7 .611 83.9 73.3 21.60 10.98 19 6 15
6 Washington  Pac-10 17 11 .607 10 8 .556 74.9 72.4 10.64 8.09
7 Oregon  Pac-10 17 11 .607 8 10 .444 76.0 71.8 13.55 9.40 17
8 Washington State  Pac-10 13 17 .433 5 13 .278 74.4 74.0 8.06 7.71
9 Oregon State  Pac-10 7 20 .259 3 15 .167 68.2 77.2 2.09 11.05
10 Arizona State  Pac-10 10 20 .333 2 16 .111 70.4 75.3 2.08 7.04

Patriot - 7 Schools

1995-96 Season 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 NavyRT Patriot 20 9 .690 10 2 .833 71.7 68.2 -3.56 -7.04
2 Bucknell  Patriot 18 11 .621 9 3 .750 69.8 65.0 -4.18 -8.89
3 Colgate  Patriot 12 16 .429 8 4 .667 71.6 72.1 -6.92 -6.42
4 Holy Cross  Patriot 8 19 .296 5 7 .417 67.2 73.6 -14.52 -8.19
5 Lafayette  Patriot 11 17 .393 5 7 .417 66.5 75.0 -15.75 -7.25
6 Army  Patriot 10 16 .385 4 8 .333 68.5 76.6 -16.77 -8.65
7 Lehigh  Patriot 1 26 .037 1 11 .083 64.7 82.1 -24.07 -6.63

SEC - 12 Schools

1995-96 Season 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 South CarolinaR SEC (East) 24 8 .750 15 1 .938 74.4 67.0 14.39 7.01 4 6
2 KentuckyTF SEC (East) 35 5 .875 13 3 .813 82.6 62.6 29.23 9.20 3 3 5
3 Georgia SEC (East) 24 9 .727 10 6 .625 72.0 65.9 13.00 6.94 17 17
4 Vanderbilt SEC (East) 19 12 .613 9 7 .563 69.9 66.1 11.47 7.70
5 Florida  SEC (East) 13 17 .433 5 11 .313 73.3 73.0 5.46 5.15
6 Tennessee  SEC (East) 11 16 .407 4 12 .250 57.2 61.6 1.85 6.22
7 MississippiR SEC (West) 20 9 .690 11 5 .688 69.5 63.8 11.34 5.69 20
8 Arkansas  SEC (West) 18 14 .563 8 8 .500 79.0 71.3 14.68 6.99 13 13
9 Auburn  SEC (West) 16 15 .516 6 10 .375 64.4 64.4 5.36 5.36
10 Alabama  SEC (West) 17 14 .548 6 10 .375 69.0 65.4 9.67 6.04 19
11 Mississippi State  SEC (West) 12 18 .400 6 10 .375 64.7 69.7 1.93 6.93
12 Louisiana State  SEC (West) 10 20 .333 3 13 .188 66.7 70.5 3.88 7.68

Southern - 10 Schools

1995-96 Season 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 Marshall R Southern (North) 20 9 .690 10 4 .714 79.1 75.4 -2.99 -6.70
2 Davidson R Southern (North) 18 10 .643 10 4 .714 73.1 69.1 -0.01 -3.97
3 Appalachian State  Southern (North) 14 14 .500 8 6 .571 69.8 70.8 -5.91 -4.91
4 Virginia Military Institute  Southern (North) 12 16 .429 7 7 .500 73.6 80.2 -11.41 -4.77
5 East Tennessee State  Southern (North) 7 20 .259 2 12 .143 58.0 73.2 -19.41 -4.17
6 ChattanoogaRT Southern (South) 24 11 .686 11 3 .786 73.6 65.8 2.60 -5.21
7 Western Carolina  Southern (South) 14 13 .519 7 7 .500 70.0 76.6 -11.07 -4.45
8 Citadel  Southern (South) 13 14 .481 6 8 .429 68.7 71.3 -8.79 -6.13
9 Georgia Southern  Southern (South) 10 18 .357 5 9 .357 59.8 73.3 -20.60 -7.10
10 Furman  Southern (South) 10 17 .370 4 10 .286 64.7 71.1 -12.81 -6.37

Southland - 9 Schools

1995-96 Season 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 McNeese State R Southland 18 12 .600 10 6 .625 81.3 77.1 -5.37 -9.55
2 Texas StateRT Southland 16 13 .552 10 6 .625 70.5 70.3 -7.55 -7.73
3 Louisiana-Monroe R Southland 14 14 .500 10 6 .625 69.3 71.0 -7.57 -5.87
4 Northwestern State  Southland 13 15 .464 8 8 .500 71.3 72.7 -10.82 -9.34
5 Stephen F. Austin  Southland 12 15 .444 8 8 .500 72.6 78.5 -14.00 -8.12
6 Texas-Arlington  Southland 12 15 .444 8 8 .500 63.9 71.0 -15.30 -8.18
7 Nicholls State  Southland 10 16 .385 7 9 .438 75.9 82.3 -13.06 -6.64
8 Sam Houston State  Southland 8 18 .308 7 9 .438 64.6 74.6 -15.52 -5.52
9 Texas-San Antonio  Southland 9 17 .346 4 12 .250 74.4 80.6 -14.48 -8.28

Sun Belt - 10 Schools

1995-96 Season 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 New Orleans R Sun Belt 22 7 .759 14 4 .778 71.6 62.9 4.74 -3.95
2 South AlabamaRT Sun Belt 23 7 .767 14 4 .778 64.9 56.3 4.03 -4.51
3 Arkansas-Little Rock  Sun Belt 18 11 .621 11 7 .611 73.0 70.4 -1.57 -4.09
4 Lamar  Sun Belt 15 12 .556 10 8 .556 73.0 73.1 -4.45 -4.33
5 Louisiana Tech  Sun Belt 15 14 .517 10 8 .556 66.0 63.0 -0.75 -3.71
6 Western Kentucky  Sun Belt 12 15 .444 9 9 .500 70.4 74.0 -4.66 -1.12
7 Louisiana-Lafayette  Sun Belt 12 16 .429 9 9 .500 73.4 76.6 -6.04 -2.79
8 Arkansas State  Sun Belt 15 12 .556 8 10 .444 72.7 73.7 -5.48 -4.48
9 Jacksonville  Sun Belt 5 23 .179 4 14 .222 74.1 86.9 -14.03 -1.24
10 Texas-Pan American  Sun Belt 3 25 .107 1 17 .056 54.4 69.2 -17.33 -2.60

SWAC - 8 Schools

1995-96 Season 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 Mississippi Valley State R SWAC 19 10 .655 11 3 .786 81.7 79.2 -10.55 -12.99
2 Jackson StateT SWAC 14 16 .467 9 5 .643 71.1 75.1 -11.49 -7.46
3 Alcorn State  SWAC 11 17 .393 8 6 .571 70.8 76.2 -15.54 -10.17
4 Prairie View  SWAC 10 17 .370 7 7 .500 68.5 82.4 -21.95 -7.99
5 Texas Southern  SWAC 12 16 .429 6 8 .429 71.3 76.5 -15.27 -10.00
6 Grambling  SWAC 10 17 .370 5 9 .357 66.3 72.8 -18.07 -11.55
7 Alabama State  SWAC 8 21 .276 5 9 .357 63.8 77.2 -21.80 -8.33
8 Southern  SWAC 10 17 .370 5 9 .357 78.0 85.2 -18.56 -11.38

WAC - 16 Schools

1995-96 Season 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 UtahRT WAC (Mountain) 29 4 .879 15 1 .938 74.2 62.0 17.56 5.44 6 2 2
2 Tulsa WAC (Mountain) 24 10 .706 12 4 .750 72.4 63.0 14.99 5.52 21
3 New Mexico WAC (Mountain) 25 8 .758 11 5 .688 74.8 63.8 14.67 3.67 17 9 11
4 Texas Christian  WAC (Mountain) 22 13 .629 7 9 .438 83.7 77.4 10.34 4.00
5 Southern Methodist  WAC (Mountain) 16 12 .571 7 9 .438 67.4 66.8 2.40 1.73
6 Rice  WAC (Mountain) 12 15 .444 6 10 .375 65.1 66.9 2.03 3.83
7 Texas-El Paso  WAC (Mountain) 13 13 .500 6 10 .375 65.2 68.1 2.43 5.30
8 Brigham Young  WAC (Mountain) 1 25 .038 0 16 .000 59.5 79.3 -13.32 6.45
9 Fresno State R WAC (Pacific) 20 12 .625 12 4 .750 81.3 77.7 6.87 3.29 14 13
10 Hawaii R WAC (Pacific) 21 8 .724 12 4 .750 75.0 69.0 8.74 2.77
11 Nevada-Las Vegas  WAC (Pacific) 22 10 .688 11 5 .688 73.1 68.8 7.73 3.45
12 Colorado State  WAC (Pacific) 20 9 .690 10 6 .625 74.5 71.1 5.09 1.67
13 Wyoming  WAC (Pacific) 12 16 .429 8 8 .500 71.9 72.4 2.13 2.68
14 San Jose State  WAC (Pacific) 13 14 .481 5 11 .313 67.6 72.1 -0.35 4.15
15 San Diego State  WAC (Pacific) 12 15 .444 4 12 .250 75.2 79.0 -2.13 1.60
16 Air Force  WAC (Pacific) 7 19 .269 2 14 .125 67.0 73.0 -4.94 1.15

WCC - 8 Schools

1995-96 Season 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 Santa Clara R WCC 16 11 .593 10 4 .714 70.9 68.6 3.27 0.90
2 Saint Mary's (CA)RT WCC 23 8 .742 10 4 .714 70.0 65.9 3.21 -0.89
3 San Francisco  WCC 16 13 .552 9 5 .643 67.8 67.4 -0.21 -0.60
4 San Diego  WCC 17 11 .607 8 6 .571 70.7 67.0 2.82 -0.88
5 Gonzaga  WCC 15 12 .556 8 6 .571 70.6 68.6 0.19 -1.85
6 Portland  WCC 9 18 .333 4 10 .286 66.3 72.8 -6.61 -0.09
7 Pepperdine  WCC 6 21 .222 4 10 .286 59.8 65.8 -5.79 0.21
8 Loyola Marymount  WCC 7 21 .250 3 11 .214 67.9 75.4 -6.52 1.07