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2002-03 Season Summary

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National Champion: Syracuse
Final Four: Kansas, Marquette, Syracuse and Texas

Consensus Player of the Year: David West

AP Preseason #1: Arizona ▪ AP Final #1: Kentucky

Conference Summary

Record does not reflect forfeits or vacated games ▪ Sorted by SRS
Rk Conference Schls W L W-L% SRS SOS AP NCAA FF Regular Season Champ Tournament Champ
1 Southeastern Conference 12 220 145 .603 12.95 8.58 4 6 0 Kentucky (East)
Mississippi State (West)
Kentucky
2 Big 12 Conference 12 238 146 .620 12.94 8.21 4 6 2 Kansas Oklahoma
3 Atlantic Coast Conference 9 170 111 .605 12.75 7.83 3 4 0 Wake Forest Duke
4 Big East Conference 14 262 179 .594 11.03 7.13 4 4 1 Boston College (East)
Connecticut (East)
Pittsburgh (West)
Syracuse (West)
Pittsburgh
5 Big Ten Conference 11 200 146 .578 10.68 7.66 2 5 0 Wisconsin Illinois
6 Pacific-10 Conference 10 170 132 .563 9.81 7.72 2 5 0 Arizona Oregon
7 Conference USA 14 231 187 .553 7.22 5.44 3 4 1 Marquette (American)
Memphis (National)
Louisville
8 Mountain West Conference 8 147 101 .593 6.39 4.10 0 3 0 Brigham Young
Utah
Colorado State
9 Atlantic 10 Conference 12 184 174 .514 4.28 3.98 2 3 0 Saint Joseph's (East)
Xavier (West)
Dayton
10 Missouri Valley Conference 10 148 152 .493 1.60 1.70 1 2 0 Southern Illinois Creighton
11 West Coast Conference 8 122 115 .515 1.28 1.45 0 2 0 Gonzaga San Diego
12 Western Athletic Conference 10 154 143 .519 0.94 1.23 0 1 0 Fresno State Tulsa
13 Sun Belt Conference 11 172 154 .528 0.87 0.49 0 1 0 Western Kentucky (East)
Louisiana-Lafayette (West)
Western Kentucky
14 Horizon League 9 142 131 .520 0.66 0.53 0 2 0 Butler Milwaukee
15 Mid-American Conference 13 196 188 .510 0.46 0.94 0 1 0 Kent State (East)
Central Michigan (West)
Central Michigan
16 Colonial Athletic Association 10 141 148 .488 -2.77 -2.57 0 1 0 North Carolina-Wilmington North Carolina-Wilmington
17 Big West Conference 10 138 151 .478 -2.94 -1.54 0 1 0 California-Santa Barbara Utah State
18 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference 10 146 147 .498 -3.20 -2.54 0 1 0 Manhattan Manhattan
19 Big Sky Conference 8 115 118 .494 -3.32 -1.73 0 1 0 Weber State Weber State
20 Ivy Group 8 100 119 .457 -5.08 -3.54 0 1 0 Pennsylvania
21 Southern Conference 12 180 174 .508 -5.59 -3.45 0 1 0 Appalachian State (North)
Davidson (North)
East Tennessee State (North)
College of Charleston (South)
East Tennessee State
22 Ohio Valley Conference 9 132 131 .502 -5.77 -3.13 0 1 0 Austin Peay
Morehead State
Austin Peay
23 Mid-Continent Conference 8 105 131 .445 -6.03 -3.13 0 1 0 Valparaiso IUPUI
24 America East Conference 9 126 139 .475 -6.77 -4.99 0 1 0 Boston University Vermont
25 Patriot League 8 112 118 .487 -7.14 -5.70 0 1 0 Holy Cross Holy Cross
26 Atlantic Sun Conference 12 171 178 .490 -7.41 -5.47 0 1 0 Belmont (North)
Mercer (South)
Troy (South)
Troy
27 Southland Conference 11 147 163 .474 -9.08 -6.53 0 1 0 Sam Houston State Sam Houston State
28 Northeast Conference 12 156 186 .456 -10.80 -8.21 0 1 0 Wagner Wagner
29 Big South Conference 8 105 126 .455 -13.22 -8.84 0 1 0 Winthrop North Carolina-Asheville
30 Southwest Athletic Conference 10 121 172 .413 -13.82 -9.34 0 1 0 Prairie View
Texas Southern
Texas Southern
31 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference 11 130 188 .409 -14.59 -10.32 0 1 0 South Carolina State South Carolina State
32 Independent 6 58 114 .337 -16.02 -5.96 0 0 0 Centenary (LA)

AP Poll Summary

School Conf Pre 11/19 11/26 12/3 12/10 12/17 12/24 12/31 1/7 1/14 1/21 1/28 2/4 2/11 2/18 2/25 3/4 3/11 Final
Kentucky SEC 17 17 15 18 12 18 14 20 18 16 8 7 6 3 2 2 2 2 1
Arizona Pac-10 1 1 1 1 1 1 4 4 2 2 1 1 2 1 1 1 1 1 2
Oklahoma Big 12 3 7 8 6 6 7 5 10 9 5 7 6 7 5 5 3 5 6 3
Pittsburgh Big East 5 5 5 5 4 4 2 2 6 3 2 2 4 7 9 8 7 5 4
Texas Big 12 4 3 3 2 8 10 9 7 8 4 4 3 3 6 3 5 4 3 5
Kansas Big 12 2 2 2 14 20 19 19 18 14 12 6 12 12 9 6 7 6 4 6
Duke ACC 6 6 6 4 3 3 3 3 1 1 3 5 9 8 8 6 10 12 7
Wake Forest ACC             25 23 17 19 17 17 14 15 10 12 9 9 8
Marquette CUSA 18 16 13 13 16 14 13 13 24 21 20 18 15 11 11 10 8 8 9
Florida SEC 7 8 7 8 14 13 12 12 11 6 5 4 1 4 7 4 3 7 10
Illinois Big Ten       25 15 12 7 11 10 8 18 13 16 14 20 18 14 13 11
Xavier A-10 10 11 16 16 13 21 21 19 21       20 18 14 13 11 10 12
Syracuse Big East                   25   24 19 17 15 15 12 11 13
Louisville CUSA               24 19 15 9 8 5 2 4 11 15 20 14
Creighton MVC           20 18 15 16 13 10 16 13 12 17 17 19 19 15
Dayton A-10                             25 25 21 22 16
Maryland ACC 13 12 11 9 18 24 23 22 21 17 12 10 8 16 13 14 13 14 17
Stanford Pac-10       17 19 17             25 24 21 19 17 15 18
Memphis CUSA                               24 18 16 19
Mississippi State SEC 12 12 23 24 24 16 16 8 7 14 22 21 23 19 19 20 23   20
Wisconsin Big Ten     25 23                         24 18 21
Notre Dame Big East         10 9 8 6 5 10 16 11 10 10 12 9 16 17 22
Connecticut Big East 15 14 12 11 9 8 6 5 3 6 11 14 18 23         23
Missouri Big 12 19 20 18 15 11 11 17 16 13 11 21 25 21 21         24
Georgia SEC 16 18 17           20 20 19 15 17 20 22 21 25 21 25
School Conf Pre 11/19 11/26 12/3 12/10 12/17 12/24 12/31 1/7 1/14 1/21 1/28 2/4 2/11 2/18 2/25 3/4 3/11 Final
Alabama SEC 8 4 4 3 2 2 1 1 4 9 15 23 22            
Auburn SEC                     24                
California Pac-10                     25 20   22 18 23 22 24  
Cincinnati CUSA 23 23 21   23                            
College of Charleston Southern         25                            
Gonzaga WCC 22 21 20                                
Indiana Big Ten 21 22 19 10 7 6 10 17 15 18 14 19              
Louisiana State SEC             24 21   23                  
Michigan State Big Ten 9 9 9 21 21 15 15 14 25                    
Minnesota Big Ten 24 24 24 20   25                          
North Carolina ACC       12 22 23 22                        
Oklahoma State Big 12                   24 13 9 11 13 16 16 20 23  
Oregon Pac-10 11 10 10 7 5 5 11 9 12 22 23 22              
Purdue Big Ten                         24   24        
Saint Joseph's A-10                           25       25  
Texas Tech Big 12               25 23                    
Tulsa WAC 25 25 22 19 17 22 20                        
UCLA Pac-10 14 15 14                                
Utah MWC                             23 22      
Virginia ACC       22                              
Western Kentucky Sun Belt 20 19                                  

Season Leaders

Games
1. Aaron MilesKansas 38
  Bryant NashKansas 38
  Jeff GravesKansas 38
  Keith LangfordKansas 38
  Nick CollisonKansas 38
6. Kirk HinrichKansas 37
  Michael LeeKansas 37
8. Chuck HayesKentucky 36
  Gerald FitchKentucky 36
  Jules CamaraKentucky 36
  Keith BogansKentucky 36
  Marquis EstillKentucky 36
Field Goals
1. Andre EmmettTexas Tech 297
2. Nick CollisonKansas 281
3. Carmelo AnthonySyracuse 277
  Marcus HattenSt. John's (NY) 277
5. Jermaine HallWagner 273
6. Mike SweetneyGeorgetown 264
7. Henry DomercantEastern Ill. 252
8. Dwyane WadeMarquette 251
9. Michael WatsonUMKC 247
10. Willie GreenDetroit 244
  Marquis DanielsAuburn 244
  Chris KamanCentral Mich. 244
Field Goal Attempts
1. Michael WatsonUMKC 656
2. Marcus HattenSt. John's (NY) 653
3. Carmelo AnthonySyracuse 612
4. Andre EmmettTexas Tech 595
5. Keydren ClarkSt. Peter's 584
6. Henry DomercantEastern Ill. 550
7. Ruben DouglasNew Mexico 549
8. Mike HelmsOakland 533
9. Chris WilliamsBall St. 527
10. Darshan LuckeySt. Francis (PA) 525
Field Goal Percentage
1. Adam MarkBelmont .670
2. Rickey WhiteMaine .662
3. Matt NelsonColorado St. .643
4. Armond WilliamsIll.-Chicago .639
5. Mike HarrisRice .623
6. Chris KamanCentral Mich. .622
7. David GruberUNI .610
8. Ike DioguArizona St. .608
9. Omar BarlettJacksonville St. .608
10. Jason KeepSan Diego .604
2-Point Field Goals
1. Andre EmmettTexas Tech 286
2. Nick CollisonKansas 268
3. Jermaine HallWagner 266
4. Mike SweetneyGeorgetown 264
5. Chris KamanCentral Mich. 244
6. Craig SmithBoston College 238
7. Dwyane WadeMarquette 237
8. Arthur JohnsonMissouri 222
9. Carmelo AnthonySyracuse 221
  Emeka OkaforConnecticut 221
  Marcus HattenSt. John's (NY) 221
2-Point Field Goal Attempts
1. Andre EmmettTexas Tech 557
2. Mike SweetneyGeorgetown 480
3. Nick CollisonKansas 469
4. Marcus HattenSt. John's (NY) 468
5. Dwyane WadeMarquette 457
6. Arthur JohnsonMissouri 450
7. Jermaine HallWagner 449
8. Carmelo AnthonySyracuse 446
9. Antonio GatesKent St. 440
10. Drew SchifinoWest Virginia 404
2-Point Field Goal Percentage
1. Chevon TroutmanPittsburgh .736
2. Adam MarkBelmont .723
3. Sean FinnDayton .707
4. Jon BentleyEastern Ky. .695
5. Jaime KilburnBrown .694
6. Clark BoneChicago St. .678
7. Spencer NelsonUtah St. .677
8. Rickey WhiteMaine .675
9. Duane LightfootButler .672
10. Mike GrimesCreighton .663
3-Point Field Goals
1. Terrence WoodsFlorida A&M 139
2. Demon BrownCharlotte 137
3. Kyle KorverCreighton 129
4. Michael WatsonUMKC 118
5. Keydren ClarkSt. Peter's 109
  Brett BlizzardUNC Wilmington 109
7. Troy BellBoston College 106
8. Brad BoydLa.-Lafayette 104
  Ron WilliamsonHoward 104
10. Shawn HallAppalachian St. 103
  Maurice RiddickBethune-Cookman 103
3-Point Field Goal Attempts
1. Demon BrownCharlotte 350
2. Michael WatsonUMKC 337
3. Shawn HallAppalachian St. 309
4. Terrence WoodsFlorida A&M 304
5. Brad BoydLa.-Lafayette 279
6. Keydren ClarkSt. Peter's 278
  Earl BullockUT Martin 278
8. Kyle KorverCreighton 269
9. Ronald BlackshearMarshall 265
10. Troy BellBoston College 264
3-Point Field Goal Percentage
1. Jeff SchiffnerPenn .493
2. Kyle KorverCreighton .480
3. Terrence WoodsFlorida A&M .457
4. Chez MarksMorehead St. .456
5. Tyson DorseySamford .455
6. Tim KellerAir Force .451
7. Pat CarrollSt. Joseph's .450
8. Dedrick DyeWagner .442
9. Jimmy BoykinCoppin St. .442
10. Brett BlizzardUNC Wilmington .441
Free Throws
1. Ruben DouglasNew Mexico 253
2. Mike SweetneyGeorgetown 248
3. Jermaine BoyetteWeber St. 228
4. Troy BellBoston College 227
5. Henry DomercantEastern Ill. 222
6. Luis FloresManhattan 221
7. Chris WilliamsBall St. 220
8. Ronny TuriafGonzaga 212
9. David WestXavier 209
10. Chris KamanCentral Mich. 206
Free Throw Attempts
1. Mike SweetneyGeorgetown 336
2. Brandon HunterOhio 335
3. Ruben DouglasNew Mexico 301
4. Jermaine BoyetteWeber St. 283
5. Ronny TuriafGonzaga 279
6. Chris KamanCentral Mich. 275
7. Troy BellBoston College 268
8. Jason KeepSan Diego 265
9. Henry DomercantEastern Ill. 263
  Mike HelmsOakland 263
Free Throw Percentage
1. Steve DrabynBelmont .951
2. Matt LogieLehigh .948
3. Hollis PriceOklahoma .929
4. Brian DuxCanisius .920
5. J.J. RedickDuke .919
6. Tim ParkerChattanooga .918
7. Dwayne ByfieldMonmouth .911
8. Gerry McNamaraSyracuse .909
9. Kyle KorverCreighton .908
10. Jeb IveyPortland St. .908
Total Rebounds
1. Nick CollisonKansas 380
2. Brandon HunterOhio 378
  David WestXavier 378
4. Chris KamanCentral Mich. 373
5. Emeka OkaforConnecticut 370
6. James ThomasTexas 363
7. Mike SweetneyGeorgetown 352
  Adam SonnBelmont 352
9. Carmelo AnthonySyracuse 349
10. Travis WatsonVirginia 321
Assists
1. T.J. FordTexas 254
2. Aaron MilesKansas 244
  Martell BaileyIll.-Chicago 244
4. Chris ThomasNotre Dame 236
  Raymond FeltonNorth Carolina 236
6. Steve BlakeMaryland 221
7. Luke RidnourOregon 218
8. Marques GreenSt. Bonaventure 216
  Richard LittleVMI 216
10. Chris DuhonDuke 212
Steals
1. Eric BushUAB 106
2. Marcus HattenSt. John's (NY) 100
3. Jay HeardJacksonville St. 95
4. Zakee WadoodEast Tenn. St. 93
5. Aaron MilesKansas 91
  Marcus BanksUNLV 91
7. Alexis McMillanStetson 87
8. David HawkinsTemple 85
9. Robby CollumWestern Mich. 83
10. Tim PickettFlorida St. 82
Blocks
1. Emeka OkaforConnecticut 156
2. Kyle DavisAuburn 124
3. Nick BillingsBinghamton 117
4. Robert BattleDrexel 116
5. Mike SweetneyGeorgetown 109
6. David HarrisonColorado 106
7. Justin RoweMaine 105
8. Jeremy McNeilSyracuse 100
9. Chris KamanCentral Mich. 98
10. Marcus DouthitProvidence 97
Points
1. Henry DomercantEastern Ill. 810
2. Ruben DouglasNew Mexico 783
3. Troy BellBoston College 781
4. Carmelo AnthonySyracuse 778
5. Mike SweetneyGeorgetown 776
6. Marcus HattenSt. John's (NY) 756
7. Mike HelmsOakland 752
8. Andre EmmettTexas Tech 741
9. Michael WatsonUMKC 740
10. Luis FloresManhattan 739
Points Per Game
1. Ruben DouglasNew Mexico 28.0
2. Henry DomercantEastern Ill. 27.9
3. Mike HelmsOakland 26.9
4. Michael WatsonUMKC 25.5
5. Troy BellBoston College 25.2
6. Keydren ClarkSt. Peter's 24.9
7. Luis FloresManhattan 24.6
8. Chris WilliamsBall St. 24.5
9. Mike SweetneyGeorgetown 22.8
10. Kevin MartinWestern Caro. 22.8
Total Rebounds Per Game
1. Brandon HunterOhio 12.6
2. Amien HicksMorris Brown 12.4
3. Adam SonnBelmont 12.1
4. Chris KamanCentral Mich. 12.0
5. David WestXavier 11.8
6. Louis TruscottHouston 11.2
7. Emeka OkaforConnecticut 11.2
8. James SingletonMurray St. 11.0
  Kenny AdelekeHofstra 11.0
10. James ThomasTexas 11.0
Assists Per Game
1. Martell BaileyIll.-Chicago 8.1
2. Marques GreenSt. Bonaventure 8.0
3. T.J. FordTexas 7.7
4. Elliott Prasse-FreemanHarvard 7.7
5. Antawn DobieLong Island 7.4
6. Richard LittleVMI 7.2
7. Steve BlakeMaryland 7.1
8. Chris ThomasNotre Dame 6.9
9. Raymond FeltonNorth Carolina 6.7
10. Luke RidnourOregon 6.6
Steals Per Game
1. Alexis McMillanStetson 4.0
2. Zakee WadoodEast Tenn. St. 3.2
3. Jay HeardJacksonville St. 3.2
4. Eric BushUAB 3.1
5. Marcus HattenSt. John's (NY) 2.9
6. Rawle MarshallOakland 2.9
7. Marcus BanksUNLV 2.8
8. Tim PickettFlorida St. 2.8
9. Demetrice WilliamsSouth Ala. 2.7
10. Robby CollumWestern Mich. 2.7
Blocks Per Game
1. Emeka OkaforConnecticut 4.7
2. Nick BillingsBinghamton 4.3
3. Justin RoweMaine 4.2
4. Deng GaiFairfield 3.8
5. Robert BattleDrexel 3.7
6. Kyle DavisAuburn 3.6
7. Kendrick MooreOral Roberts 3.4
8. David HarrisonColorado 3.3
9. Mike SweetneyGeorgetown 3.2
10. Chris KamanCentral Mich. 3.2
Effective Field Goal Percentage
1. Adam MarkBelmont .702
2. Rickey WhiteMaine .667
3. Chez MarksMorehead St. .663
4. Matt NelsonColorado St. .643
5. Armond WilliamsIll.-Chicago .639
6. Mike HarrisRice .638
7. Kyle KorverCreighton .633
8. Terrence WoodsFlorida A&M .628
9. Chris KamanCentral Mich. .622
10. Scott EmersonMercer .622
True Shooting Percentage
1. Steve DrabynBelmont .703
2. Chevon TroutmanPittsburgh .701
3. Sean FinnDayton .701
4. Jonathan SchneidermanIll.-Chicago .698
5. Rickey WhiteMaine .693
6. Jeff SchiffnerPenn .687
7. Chez MarksMorehead St. .684
8. Tim ParkerChattanooga .676
9. Kyle KorverCreighton .674
10. Adam MarkBelmont .674
Offensive Win Shares
1. Jermaine BoyetteWeber St. 5.4
2. Chris KamanCentral Mich. 5.4
3. Kyle KorverCreighton 5.2
4. Troy BellBoston College 4.9
5. Mike SweetneyGeorgetown 4.8
6. Terrence WoodsFlorida A&M 4.8
7. Ike DioguArizona St. 4.8
8. Hollis PriceOklahoma 4.7
9. Henry DomercantEastern Ill. 4.6
10. Dylan PageMilwaukee 4.4
Defensive Win Shares
1. David WestXavier 5.7
2. Nick CollisonKansas 5.4
3. Mike SweetneyGeorgetown 4.9
4. Robert BattleDrexel 4.3
5. Emeka OkaforConnecticut 4.3
6. Channing FryeArizona 3.8
7. Rob LewinTroy 3.8
8. Michael WilkinsonWisconsin 3.7
9. Marcus HattenSt. John's (NY) 3.7
10. Andre WilliamsOklahoma St. 3.5
Win Shares
1. Mike SweetneyGeorgetown 9.8
2. David WestXavier 9.7
3. Nick CollisonKansas 9.1
4. Kyle KorverCreighton 7.8
5. Brett BlizzardUNC Wilmington 7.5
6. Emeka OkaforConnecticut 7.1
7. Robert BattleDrexel 7.1
8. Josh HowardWake Forest 7.0
9. Hollis PriceOklahoma 6.9
10. Chris KamanCentral Mich. 6.8