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2003-04 Season Summary

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National Champion: Connecticut
Final Four: Connecticut, Duke, Georgia Tech and Oklahoma State

Consensus Player of the Year: Jameer Nelson

AP Preseason #1: Connecticut ▪ AP Final #1: Stanford

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 Atlantic Coast Conference 9 187 104 .643 16.55 10.72 6 6 2 Duke Maryland
2 Southeastern Conference 12 227 138 .622 11.76 7.28 3 6 0 Kentucky (East)
Mississippi State (West)
Kentucky
3 Big 12 Conference 12 224 150 .599 10.70 6.83 3 4 1 Oklahoma State Oklahoma State
4 Big East Conference 14 274 171 .616 10.18 6.61 5 6 1 Pittsburgh Connecticut
5 Big Ten Conference 11 188 147 .561 8.21 6.42 2 3 0 Illinois Wisconsin
6 Mountain West Conference 8 137 101 .576 7.25 4.39 0 3 0 Air Force Utah
7 Pacific-10 Conference 10 159 133 .545 7.09 5.93 2 3 0 Stanford Stanford
8 Conference USA 14 235 180 .566 6.80 4.70 2 6 0 Alabama-Birmingham
Charlotte
Cincinnati
DePaul
Memphis
Cincinnati
9 Western Athletic Conference 10 171 141 .548 5.60 4.24 0 2 0 Nevada
Texas-El Paso
Nevada
10 Atlantic 10 Conference 12 198 174 .532 4.54 3.94 1 4 0 Saint Joseph's (East)
Dayton (West)
Xavier
11 Missouri Valley Conference 10 159 141 .530 3.39 2.48 0 2 0 Southern Illinois Northern Iowa
12 West Coast Conference 8 125 118 .514 1.80 2.13 1 1 0 Gonzaga Gonzaga
13 Mid-American Conference 13 195 191 .505 0.27 0.52 0 1 0 Kent State (East)
Western Michigan (West)
Western Michigan
14 Colonial Athletic Association 10 148 146 .503 -0.47 -0.62 0 1 0 Virginia Commonwealth Virginia Commonwealth
15 Horizon League 9 131 134 .494 -0.49 0.14 0 1 0 Milwaukee Illinois-Chicago
16 Big West Conference 10 144 144 .500 -1.08 -0.31 1 1 0 Pacific
Utah State
Pacific
17 Sun Belt Conference 11 160 151 .514 -2.66 -1.75 0 1 0 Arkansas-Little Rock (East)
Louisiana-Lafayette (West)
Louisiana-Lafayette
18 Mid-Continent Conference 9 125 141 .470 -3.39 -1.33 0 1 0 Valparaiso Valparaiso
19 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference 10 142 156 .477 -4.04 -2.83 0 1 0 Manhattan Manhattan
20 Big Sky Conference 8 108 121 .472 -4.31 -2.16 0 1 0 Eastern Washington Eastern Washington
21 Southern Conference 12 181 171 .514 -5.26 -3.43 0 1 0 East Tennessee State (North)
College of Charleston (South)
Davidson (South)
Georgia Southern (South)
East Tennessee State
22 Ohio Valley Conference 11 153 165 .481 -5.70 -3.28 0 1 0 Austin Peay Murray State
23 Ivy Group 8 91 127 .417 -6.54 -4.20 0 1 0 Princeton
24 Atlantic Sun Conference 11 155 163 .487 -7.06 -4.87 0 1 0 Troy Central Florida
25 America East Conference 10 142 153 .481 -8.11 -6.67 0 1 0 Boston University Vermont
26 Southland Conference 11 154 165 .483 -9.38 -6.37 0 1 0 Southeastern Louisiana
Texas-Arlington
Texas-San Antonio
Texas-San Antonio
27 Northeast Conference 11 146 170 .462 -9.73 -7.50 0 1 0 Monmouth
St. Francis (NY)
Monmouth
28 Patriot League 8 109 122 .472 -9.79 -7.00 0 1 0 American
Lehigh
Lehigh
29 Big South Conference 9 120 140 .462 -9.92 -6.71 0 1 0 Birmingham-Southern
Liberty
Liberty
30 Independent 4 36 74 .327 -11.88 -2.54 0 0 0 Texas A&M-Corpus Christi
31 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference 11 125 196 .389 -13.74 -9.43 0 1 0 Coppin State
South Carolina State
Florida A&M
32 Southwest Athletic Conference 10 119 169 .413 -15.90 -11.27 0 1 0 Alabama State
Mississippi Valley State
Alabama State

AP Poll Summary

School Conf Pre 11/25 12/2 12/9 12/16 12/23 12/31 1/6 1/13 1/20 1/27 2/3 2/10 2/17 2/24 3/2 3/9 Final
Stanford Pac-10 19 20 21 13 9 6 5 4 3 2 2 2 2 1 1 1 2 1
Kentucky SEC 11 10 9 8 2 2 8 7 5 9 5 9 8 9 9 9 8 2
Gonzaga WCC 10 16 17 17 13 15 16 16 16 15 10 8 7 6 4 4 3 3
Oklahoma State Big 12 25 24 25             24 18 13 10 7 6 8 7 4
Saint Joseph's A-10 17 13 12 12 11 10 10 9 6 3 3 3 3 2 2 2 1 5
Duke ACC 2 2 6 4 3 3 2 2 2 1 1 1 1 3 5 3 5 6
Connecticut Big East 1 1 3 2 1 1 1 1 1 4 6 5 5 8 8 7 9 7
Mississippi State SEC             24 22 20 19 11 7 6 4 7 5 4 8
Pittsburgh Big East 22 22 22 20 18 16 15 15 13 8 7 4 4 5 3 6 6 9
Wisconsin Big Ten 15 15 15 23 22 19 18 21 19 21 17 14 17 12 22 17 10 10
Cincinnati CUSA 18 19 19 18 16 14 12 11 10 6 8 10 13 17 15 13 13 11
Texas Big 12 12 11 8 6 11 18 19 18 18 16 16 11 11 11 10 10 11 12
Illinois Big Ten 13 12 11 14 21 21 20 19 25           23 18 12 13
Georgia Tech ACC     13 10 5 4 3 8 12 11 14 15 15 18 18 19 14 14
North Carolina State ACC 24 25                     21 13 14 16 17 15
Kansas Big 12 6 6 1 5 6 12 13 13 14 12 15 20 12 21 20 21 18 16
Wake Forest ACC 20 18 18 15 14 8 6 5 4 10 19 16 20 15 11 11 15 17
North Carolina ACC 9 9 10 7 4 9 9 12 9 7 12 17 14 16 12 14 16 18
Maryland ACC         25 24                       19
Syracuse Big East 7 7 16 19 19 17 17 17 17 13 20 18       24 19 20
Providence Big East               25     23 23 24 19 13 12 20 21
Arizona Pac-10 4 4 7 9 7 5 4 3 7 14 9 12 16 14 17 22 21 22
South Carolina SEC                   25 24 25 25 25       23
Memphis CUSA                           23 19 20 23 24
Boston College Big East                                   25
Utah State Big West                       24 19   24 23 22 25
School Conf Pre 11/25 12/2 12/9 12/16 12/23 12/31 1/6 1/13 1/20 1/27 2/3 2/10 2/17 2/24 3/2 3/9 Final
Air Force MWC                                 25  
Creighton MVC                 24                  
Dayton A-10       25 24 23                        
Florida SEC 8 8 2 1 15 13 14 14 15 17 22 21 22          
Iowa Big Ten       24                            
Louisiana State SEC                           24        
Louisville CUSA 16 17     20 20 11 10 8 5 4 6 9 10 21 25    
Marquette CUSA 23 23 24 22 23   25 23 21                  
Michigan State Big Ten 3 3 5 21                            
Missouri Big 12 5 5 4 3 10 11 23                      
Notre Dame Big East 21 21 23                              
Oklahoma Big 12 14 14 14 11 8 7 7 6 11 20 25 22            
Purdue Big Ten     20 16 17 22 21 24   23 21              
Southern Illinois MVC                         23 20 16 15 24  
Texas Tech Big 12                 22 18 13 19 18 22 25      
Vanderbilt SEC           25 22 20 23 22                

Season Leaders

Games
1. Ben GordonConnecticut 39
  Denham BrownConnecticut 39
  Rashad AndersonConnecticut 39
  Taliek BrownConnecticut 39
5. Anthony McHenryGeorgia Tech 38
  B.J. ElderGeorgia Tech 38
  Isma'Il MuhammadGeorgia Tech 38
  Jarrett JackGeorgia Tech 38
  Josh BooneConnecticut 38
  Luke SchenscherGeorgia Tech 38
  Marvin LewisGeorgia Tech 38
Field Goals
1. Emeka OkaforConnecticut 261
2. Andre EmmettTexas Tech 260
3. Ben GordonConnecticut 239
4. Craig SmithBoston College 235
  Odell BradleyIUPUI 235
6. Jameer NelsonSt. Joseph's 234
  Luis FloresManhattan 234
8. Adam MarkBelmont 233
  Keydren ClarkSt. Peter's 233
10. Mike WilliamsWestern Mich. 228
Field Goal Attempts
1. David HawkinsTemple 571
2. Keydren ClarkSt. Peter's 562
3. Michael WatsonUMKC 558
4. Mike HelmsOakland 556
5. Ben GordonConnecticut 551
6. Chris ThomasNotre Dame 548
7. Luis FloresManhattan 529
8. Kris HumphriesMinnesota 498
9. Andre EmmettTexas Tech 494
10. Jameer NelsonSt. Joseph's 493
Field Goal Percentage
1. Nigel DixonWestern Ky. .678
2. Sean FinnDayton .663
3. Adam MarkBelmont .662
4. David HarrisonColorado .630
5. Cuthbert VictorMurray St. .629
6. Jon BentleyEastern Ky. .629
7. Mike HarrisRice .603
8. Dominick MartinYale .603
9. Emeka OkaforConnecticut .599
10. Jai LewisGeorge Mason .597
2-Point Field Goals
1. Emeka OkaforConnecticut 261
2. Andre EmmettTexas Tech 244
3. Craig SmithBoston College 228
4. Mike WilliamsWestern Mich. 227
5. Adam MarkBelmont 224
6. Hakim WarrickSyracuse 222
7. Kris HumphriesMinnesota 204
  Odell BradleyIUPUI 204
9. Rafael AraujoBYU 203
10. Curtis StinsonIowa St. 202
2-Point Field Goal Attempts
1. Andre EmmettTexas Tech 449
2. Kris HumphriesMinnesota 448
3. Emeka OkaforConnecticut 436
4. Hakim WarrickSyracuse 428
5. Mike WilliamsWestern Mich. 422
6. Craig SmithBoston College 406
7. Curtis StinsonIowa St. 398
8. Odell BradleyIUPUI 388
9. Jamar SmithMaryland 384
10. E.J. GordonStetson 383
2-Point Field Goal Percentage
1. Matt MurrerVMI .750
2. Donny BeachamTexas-Arlington .701
3. Chevon TroutmanPittsburgh .686
4. Adam MarkBelmont .683
5. Mike FarrellLafayette .682
  Trello GallowayGeorgia St. .682
7. Nigel DixonWestern Ky. .678
8. Mindaugas KatelynasChattanooga .677
9. Nate HarrisUtah St. .672
10. Chris McNaughtonBucknell .664
3-Point Field Goals
1. Terrence WoodsFlorida A&M 140
2. Keydren ClarkSt. Peter's 112
3. Tim PickettFlorida St. 110
4. Akeem ClarkIUPUI 109
5. Gerry McNamaraSyracuse 105
6. Ben GordonConnecticut 104
  Ed McCantsMilwaukee 104
8. J.J. RedickDuke 102
9. Ken TuttOral Roberts 101
  Lionel ChalmersXavier 101
3-Point Field Goal Attempts
1. Terrence WoodsFlorida A&M 348
2. Keydren ClarkSt. Peter's 295
3. David HawkinsTemple 276
4. Marques GreenSt. Bonaventure 275
5. Gerry McNamaraSyracuse 270
  Tim PickettFlorida St. 270
7. Chris ThomasNotre Dame 268
8. Brendan PlavichCharlotte 266
9. Akeem ClarkIUPUI 265
10. Brad BoydLa.-Lafayette 263
3-Point Field Goal Percentage
1. Brad LechtenbergSan Diego .511
2. James OdomsMercer .488
3. Tyson DorseySamford .487
4. Antonio BurksStephen F. Austin .476
5. Trey GuidryIllinois St. .460
6. Pat CarrollSt. Joseph's .458
7. Dewarick SpencerArkansas St. .457
8. Aaron ThomasRobert Morris .456
9. Tim BegleyPenn .456
10. Chris HillMichigan St. .454
Free Throws
1. Ike DioguArizona St. 243
2. Juan MendezNiagara 223
3. Blake HamiltonMonmouth 214
4. Luis FloresManhattan 208
5. Kevin MartinWestern Caro. 206
6. Keydren ClarkSt. Peter's 197
7. Ron LewisBowling Green 191
8. David HawkinsTemple 177
9. Matt FreijeVanderbilt 175
10. Leroy HurdUTSA 174
Free Throw Attempts
1. Ike DioguArizona St. 298
2. Blake HamiltonMonmouth 280
3. Juan MendezNiagara 276
4. Bryant MatthewsVirginia Tech 259
5. Kevin MartinWestern Caro. 252
6. Hakim WarrickSyracuse 247
7. Luis FloresManhattan 241
8. Keydren ClarkSt. Peter's 235
9. David HawkinsTemple 234
10. Ron LewisBowling Green 233
  Ronny TuriafGonzaga 233
Free Throw Percentage
1. Blake AhearnMissouri St. .975
2. J.J. RedickDuke .953
3. Jake SullivanIowa St. .933
4. Steve DrabynBelmont .914
  Chris HernandezStanford .914
6. Scooter McFadgonTennessee .912
7. Terry WilliamsGa. Southern .900
8. Delonte WestSt. Joseph's .892
9. Antoine JordanSiena .887
10. Leon PattmanDartmouth .886
Total Rebounds
1. Emeka OkaforConnecticut 415
2. Paul MillsapLouisiana Tech 374
3. Cuthbert VictorMurray St. 347
4. Keith WaleskowskiDayton 327
5. Andrew BogutUtah 326
6. Nate LoftonSoutheastern La. 315
  Odartey BlanksonUNLV 315
8. Shelden WilliamsDuke 314
9. James ReavesNiagara 308
10. Jackson VromanIowa St. 307
Assists
1. Greg DavisTroy 256
2. Taliek BrownConnecticut 253
3. Martell BaileyIll.-Chicago 250
4. Aaron MilesKansas 242
5. Chris DuhonDuke 225
  Andres RodriguezAmerican 225
7. Jarrett JackGeorgia Tech 213
  Raymond FeltonNorth Carolina 213
9. Blake SteppGonzaga 207
10. Jerel BlassingameUNLV 205
Steals
1. Marques GreenSt. Bonaventure 107
2. Zakee WadoodEast Tenn. St. 92
3. Jameer NelsonSt. Joseph's 89
4. Obie TrotterAlabama A&M 88
5. Chakowby HicksNorfolk St. 86
6. Tony DobbinsRichmond 85
7. Chris PaulWake Forest 84
8. Andres RodriguezAmerican 82
  Tim PickettFlorida St. 82
  Tim SmithEast Tenn. St. 82
Blocks
1. Emeka OkaforConnecticut 147
2. D'Or FischerWest Virginia 124
3. Anwar FergusonHouston 111
  Shelden WilliamsDuke 111
5. Gerrick MorrisSouth Fla. 108
6. Nick BillingsBinghamton 105
7. Herve LamizanaRutgers 102
8. Marcus DouthitProvidence 92
9. Moussa BadianeEast Carolina 90
10. C.J. WalkerUNC Asheville 85
  David HarrisonColorado 85
Points
1. Keydren ClarkSt. Peter's 775
2. Luis FloresManhattan 744
3. Ben GordonConnecticut 723
4. David HawkinsTemple 709
5. Andre EmmettTexas Tech 701
6. Mike HelmsOakland 695
7. Michael WatsonUMKC 680
8. Kevin MartinWestern Caro. 673
9. Odell BradleyIUPUI 671
10. Jameer NelsonSt. Joseph's 659
Points Per Game
1. Keydren ClarkSt. Peter's 26.7
2. Kevin MartinWestern Caro. 24.9
3. David HawkinsTemple 24.4
4. Taylor CoppenrathVermont 24.1
5. Luis FloresManhattan 24.0
6. Michael WatsonUMKC 23.4
7. Mike HelmsOakland 23.2
8. Odell BradleyIUPUI 23.1
9. Ike DioguArizona St. 22.8
10. Derrick TarverAkron 22.7
Total Rebounds Per Game
1. Paul MillsapLouisiana Tech 12.5
2. Jaime LloredaLSU 11.6
3. Emeka OkaforConnecticut 11.5
4. Nate LoftonSoutheastern La. 10.9
5. Nigel WyatteWagner 10.4
6. Charles GainesSouthern Miss. 10.4
7. Nigel DixonWestern Ky. 10.2
8. Cuthbert VictorMurray St. 10.2
9. Odartey BlanksonUNLV 10.2
10. Kris HumphriesMinnesota 10.1
Assists Per Game
1. Greg DavisTroy 8.3
2. Martell BaileyIll.-Chicago 7.8
3. Aaron MilesKansas 7.3
4. Andres RodriguezAmerican 7.3
5. Raymond FeltonNorth Carolina 7.1
6. Maurice SearightGrambling 7.0
7. Blake SteppGonzaga 6.7
8. Jerel BlassingameUNLV 6.6
9. Mike McGrainSan Diego 6.5
  Walker RussellJacksonville St. 6.5
Steals Per Game
1. Marques GreenSt. Bonaventure 4.0
2. Obie TrotterAlabama A&M 3.0
3. Chakowby HicksNorfolk St. 3.0
4. Zakee WadoodEast Tenn. St. 2.8
5. Jameer NelsonSt. Joseph's 2.8
6. Jamon GordonVirginia Tech 2.8
  Louis FordHoward 2.8
8. Chris PaulWake Forest 2.7
9. David HawkinsTemple 2.7
10. Tory CavalieriSt. Francis (NY) 2.7
Blocks Per Game
1. Anwar FergusonHouston 4.1
2. Emeka OkaforConnecticut 4.1
3. Gerrick MorrisSouth Fla. 4.0
  D'Or FischerWest Virginia 4.0
5. Nick BillingsBinghamton 3.5
6. Moussa BadianeEast Carolina 3.3
7. Marcus DouthitProvidence 3.2
8. Herve LamizanaRutgers 3.1
9. Haminn QuaintanceJacksonville 3.0
  Shawnson JohnsonNorth Texas 3.0
  Shelden WilliamsDuke 3.0
Effective Field Goal Percentage
1. Nigel DixonWestern Ky. .678
2. Adam MarkBelmont .675
3. Sean FinnDayton .663
4. Cuthbert VictorMurray St. .644
5. Chez MarksMorehead St. .641
6. Tim WhitworthDrexel .635
7. David HarrisonColorado .631
8. Jon BentleyEastern Ky. .629
9. Mike HarrisRice .625
10. Ed McCantsMilwaukee .617
True Shooting Percentage
1. Tyson DorseySamford .723
2. Brad LechtenbergSan Diego .692
3. Nate HarrisUtah St. .690
4. Donny BeachamTexas-Arlington .681
5. Velimir RadinovicOhio St. .675
6. Drake DienerDePaul .675
7. Spencer NelsonUtah St. .672
8. Adam MarkBelmont .670
9. Jakob SigurdarsonBirmingham-So. .670
10. Chez MarksMorehead St. .667
  James CollinsBirmingham-So. .667
Offensive Win Shares
1. Andrew WisniewskiCentenary (LA) 5.0
2. Adam MarkBelmont 5.0
3. Devin HarrisWisconsin 4.8
4. Luke JacksonOregon 4.7
5. Delonte WestSt. Joseph's 4.5
6. Mike HarrisRice 4.5
7. Ike DioguArizona St. 4.5
8. Kevin MartinWestern Caro. 4.2
9. Luis FloresManhattan 4.2
10. Dexter LyonsUCF 4.2
Defensive Win Shares
1. Emeka OkaforConnecticut 6.2
2. Michael WilkinsonWisconsin 5.1
3. Shelden WilliamsDuke 4.6
4. Chris TaftPittsburgh 4.4
5. Tony DobbinsRichmond 4.3
6. Zakee WadoodEast Tenn. St. 4.1
7. Josh LewisAustin Peay 4.1
8. Chevon TroutmanPittsburgh 4.1
9. John EdwardsKent St. 3.9
10. Mike WilliamsWestern Mich. 3.8
Win Shares
1. Emeka OkaforConnecticut 9.9
2. Michael WilkinsonWisconsin 8.0
3. Shelden WilliamsDuke 7.9
4. Devin HarrisWisconsin 7.8
5. Adam MarkBelmont 7.3
6. Chevon TroutmanPittsburgh 7.3
7. Cuthbert VictorMurray St. 7.2
8. Ben GordonConnecticut 7.0
9. Mike WilliamsWestern Mich. 7.0
10. Delonte WestSt. Joseph's 7.0