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1943-44 Basketball Results

Gopher Basketball 1943-44 Season

  • Head Coach: Dr. Carl Nordly (2nd season)
  • Overall Record: 7-14
  • Conference Record: 2-10

1943-44 Schedule

Date Opponent W/L Score
12/04/1943 St. Mary's (MN) W 54-32
12/06/1943 South Dakota W 59-31
12/11/1943 Iowa Seahawks L 34-54
12/13/1943 Nebraska W 41-23
12/18/1943 Iowa State W 31-28
12/21/1943 Great Lakes N.T.C. L 32-59
01/07/1944 Iowa L 34-37
01/08/1944 Iowa L 29-37
01/14/1944 @ Purdue L 38-51
01/15/1944 @ Purdue L 17-43
01/27/1944 @ Nebraska W 45-32
01/29/1944 Wisconsin L 30-49
02/05/1944 @ Northwestern L 32-57
02/14/1944 @ Camp Grant L 38-58
02/18/1944 Indiana W 48-47
02/19/1944 Indiana L 47-48
02/25/1944 @ Wisconsin L 33-50
02/26/1944 Chicago W 49-36
02/28/1944 Great Lakes N.T.C. L 43-73
03/03/1944 @ Illinois L 32-50
03/04/1944 @ Illinois L 27-53

1943-44 Big Ten Standings

TEAM CONF OVERALL
Ohio State 10-2 14-7
Iowa 9-3 14-4
Wisconsin 9-3 12-9
Northwestern 8-4 12-7
Purdue 8-4 11-10
Illinois 5-7 11-9
Michigan 5-7 8-10
Minnesota 2-10 7-14
Indiana 2-10 7-15
Chicago 0-8 1-19

Final Four

Semifinals

Dartmouth 60, Ohio State 53
Utah 40, Iowa State 31

Finals

Utah 42, Dartmouth 40 (OT)