You Are Here > > > 2015-16

2015-16 Season Summary

Season Index: < 2014-15 Season

National Champion: Villanova
Final Four: UNC, Oklahoma, Syracuse and Villanova

Consensus Player of the Year: Buddy Hield

AP Preseason #1: North CarolinaAP Final #1: Kansas

Conference Summary

Sorted by SRS
Rk Conference Schls W L W-L% SRS SOS AP NCAA FF Regular Season Champ Tournament Champ
1 Big 12 Conference 10 213 129 .623 15.01 10.12 5 7 1 Kansas Kansas
2 Atlantic Coast Conference 15 317 200 .613 13.96 9.24 5 7 2 North Carolina North Carolina
3 Pacific-12 Conference 12 241 160 .601 11.85 8.52 4 7 0 Oregon Oregon
4 Big East Conference 10 206 134 .606 11.63 7.92 3 5 1 Villanova Seton Hall
5 Big Ten Conference 14 279 196 .587 10.93 7.12 5 7 0 Indiana Michigan State
6 Southeastern Conference 14 263 204 .563 10.33 7.50 2 3 0 Kentucky
Texas A&M
Kentucky
7 American Athletic Conference 11 198 161 .552 7.57 4.49 1 4 0 Temple Connecticut
8 Atlantic 10 Conference 14 260 203 .562 4.96 3.51 0 3 0 Dayton
St. Bonaventure
Virginia Commonwealth
Saint Joseph's
9 Mountain West Conference 11 203 165 .552 2.88 2.28 0 1 0 San Diego State Fresno State
10 West Coast Conference 10 170 152 .528 2.04 1.59 0 1 0 Gonzaga
Saint Mary's (CA)
Gonzaga
11 Missouri Valley Conference 10 169 159 .515 2.02 2.01 0 2 0 Wichita State Northern Iowa
12 Colonial Athletic Association 10 174 146 .544 1.22 0.61 0 1 0 Hofstra
North Carolina-Wilmington
North Carolina-Wilmington
13 Mid-American Conference 12 224 179 .556 -0.40 -0.97 0 1 0 Akron (East)
Ball State (West)
Central Michigan (West)
Buffalo
14 Big West Conference 9 150 143 .512 -0.72 0.08 0 1 0 Hawaii
UC-Irvine
Hawaii
15 Ivy Group 8 123 113 .521 -1.33 -1.85 0 1 0 Yale
16 Summit League 9 155 131 .542 -2.15 -1.41 0 1 0 IPFW
South Dakota State
South Dakota State
17 Horizon League 10 168 163 .508 -2.26 -0.91 0 1 0 Valparaiso Green Bay
18 Sun Belt Conference 11 181 175 .508 -2.91 -2.34 0 1 0 Arkansas-Little Rock
19 Conference USA 14 225 237 .487 -4.13 -2.70 0 1 0 Alabama-Birmingham Middle Tennessee
20 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference 11 167 188 .470 -4.51 -3.46 0 1 0 Monmouth Iona
21 Southern Conference 10 170 165 .507 -5.38 -3.40 0 1 0 Chattanooga Chattanooga
22 Ohio Valley Conference 12 184 198 .482 -5.41 -3.40 0 1 0 Belmont (East) Austin Peay
23 Big South Conference 11 175 176 .499 -6.54 -4.36 0 1 0 High Point
Winthrop
North Carolina-Asheville
24 Western Athletic Conference 8 125 131 .488 -6.66 -3.85 0 1 0 New Mexico State Cal State Bakersfield
25 Atlantic Sun Conference 8 124 142 .466 -7.21 -4.07 0 1 0 North Florida Florida Gulf Coast
26 Big Sky Conference 12 181 203 .471 -7.94 -5.05 0 1 0 Weber State Weber State
27 Patriot League 10 146 173 .458 -8.55 -6.21 0 1 0 Bucknell Holy Cross
28 America East Conference 9 137 153 .472 -8.83 -6.24 0 1 0 Stony Brook Stony Brook
29 Southland Conference 13 186 221 .457 -10.68 -6.56 0 1 0 Stephen F. Austin Stephen F. Austin
30 Northeast Conference 10 133 182 .422 -12.87 -8.79 0 1 0 Wagner Fairleigh Dickinson
31 Southwest Athletic Conference 10 130 194 .401 -13.98 -8.48 0 1 0 Texas Southern Southern
32 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference 13 165 250 .398 -14.26 -8.14 0 1 0 Hampton Hampton

AP Poll Summary

School Conf Pre 11/16 11/23 11/30 12/7 12/14 12/21 12/28 1/4 1/11 1/18 1/25 2/1 2/8 2/15 2/22 2/29 3/7 Final
Kansas Big 12 4 4 5 4 2 2 2 2 1 1 3 4 7 6 2 2 1 1 1
Michigan State Big Ten 13 13 3 3 1 1 1 1 5 4 11 12 10 8 8 6 2 2 2
North Carolina ACC 1 1 9 9 3 11 7 7 6 5 2 2 2 9 5 7 8 7 3
Virginia ACC 6 6 12 10 10 8 5 5 4 13 13 11 9 7 7 3 4 4 4
Oregon Pac-12 - 25 21 15 24 - - - - - - 23 16 11 16 13 9 8 5
Villanova Big East 11 11 8 8 9 12 17 16 11 6 4 6 3 1 1 1 3 3 6
Oklahoma Big 12 8 8 7 6 7 3 3 3 2 2 1 1 1 3 3 3 6 6 7
West Virginia Big 12 - - - 20 14 20 19 19 17 11 6 9 14 10 10 14 10 9 8
Xavier Big East - - 23 12 12 10 6 6 10 7 5 7 6 5 8 5 5 5 9
Kentucky SEC 2 2 1 1 5 4 12 10 9 14 23 20 20 22 14 16 22 16 10
Miami (FL) ACC - - 15 21 17 15 13 13 12 8 15 15 17 12 11 12 7 11 10
Purdue Big Ten 23 21 16 11 11 9 14 14 20 24 22 21 18 18 17 20 15 13 12
Utah Pac-12 16 16 - - 25 - 24 21 - - - - - - - 22 13 12 13
Indiana Big Ten 15 14 13 - - - - - - - 25 19 22 - 22 18 12 10 14
Texas A&M SEC - - 25 18 - 24 21 20 21 15 10 5 8 15 - 21 20 17 15
Louisville ACC - - - 24 22 19 16 18 16 21 17 16 19 13 18 11 11 14 16
Arizona Pac-12 12 12 11 19 13 13 8 8 7 18 12 18 23 17 12 8 18 15 17
Maryland Big Ten 3 3 2 2 6 6 4 4 3 3 7 8 4 2 6 10 14 18 18
Duke ACC 5 5 6 7 8 7 15 15 14 9 20 24 - - 20 15 17 19 19
Seton Hall Big East - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 20
Baylor Big 12 22 20 - 25 16 16 23 23 - 22 14 17 15 21 25 19 19 22 21
Iowa State Big 12 7 7 4 5 4 5 11 11 13 17 19 14 13 14 13 17 21 21 22
University of California Pac-12 14 15 14 - - - - - - - - - - - - - 25 24 23
Southern Methodist AAC - - 25 22 19 18 18 17 15 10 8 13 12 16 21 24 24 25 24
Iowa Big Ten - - - - - - - - 19 16 9 3 5 4 4 8 16 20 25
School Conf Pre 11/16 11/23 11/30 12/7 12/14 12/21 12/28 1/4 1/11 1/18 1/25 2/1 2/8 2/15 2/22 2/29 3/7 Final
Butler Big East 24 22 - - 18 17 9 9 18 23 18 - - - - - - - -
Cincinnati AAC - - 24 17 23 23 22 22 - - - - - - - - - - -
Connecticut AAC 20 19 18 - - 25 - - 23 - - - - - - - - - -
Dayton A-10 - - - - - - - - 25 - - - 24 19 15 - - - -
George Washington A-10 - - - - - 21 20 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Gonzaga WCC 9 10 10 13 20 - - - - 25 - - - - - - - - -
Louisiana State SEC 21 23 22 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Michigan Big Ten 25 24 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Notre Dame ACC 19 18 17 - - - - - - - - 25 - - 19 23 - - -
Pittsburgh ACC - - - - - - - - 24 20 - - - - - - - - -
Providence Big East - - - 23 15 14 10 12 8 12 16 10 11 20 23 - - - -
South Carolina SEC - - - - - - 25 24 22 19 24 - 25 - - - - - -
Southern California Pac-12 - - - - - - - - - - 21 - - 23 - - - - -
Syracuse ACC - - - 14 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Texas Big 12 - - - - - - - - - - - - - 24 24 25 23 23 -
UCLA Pac-12 - - - - - 22 - 25 - - - - - - - - - - -
Vanderbilt SEC 18 17 19 16 21 - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Wichita State MVC 10 9 20 - - - - - - - - 22 21 25 - - - - -
Wisconsin Big Ten 17 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Season Leaders