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1940-41 Basketball Results

Gopher Basketball 1940-41 Season

  • Head Coach: Dave McMillan (14th season)
  • Overall Record: 11-9
  • Conference Record: 7-5

1940-41 Schedule

Date Opponent W/L Score
12/07/1940 Carleton W 53-16
12/09/1940 Iowa State L 36-37
12/14/1940 Idaho W 32-26
12/21/1940 @ Nebraska W 46-36
12/23/1940 @ Creighton L 32-37
12/28/1940 @ New York L 51-54
12/30/1940 @ George Washington L 43-46
01/04/1941 Montana W 52-38
01/06/1941 Wisconsin W 44-27
01/13/1941 Iowa L 34-41
01/18/1941 @ Chicago W 35-24
01/20/1941 @ Michigan L 24-41
01/27/1941 Ohio State W 46-43 OT
02/08/1941 Illinois W 50-38
02/15/1941 @ Indiana L 34-44
02/18/1941 @ Northwestern W 55-34
02/22/1941 Purdue W 68-50
02/24/1941 Chicago W 56-24
03/01/1941 @ Wisconsin L 32-42
03/03/1941 @ Iowa L 39-46

1940-41 Big Ten Standings

TEAM CONF OVERALL
Wisconsin 11-1 20-3
Indiana 10-2 17-3
Minnesota 7-5 11-9
Illinois 7-5 13-7
Ohio State 7-5 10-10
Purdue 6-6 13-7
Michigan 5-7 9-10
Iowa 4-8 12-8
Northwestern 3-9 7-11
Chicago 0-12 4-16

Final Four

Semifinals

Wisconsin 36, Pittsburgh 30
Washington State 64, Arkansas 53

Finals

Wisconsin 39, Washington State 34