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1949-50 Basketball Results

Gopher Basketball 1949-50 Season

  • Head Coach: O.B. Cowles (2nd season)
  • Overall Record: 13-9
  • Conference Record: 4-8

1949-50 Schedule

Date Opponent W/L Score
12/03/1949 Loyola (IL) W 55-51
12/10/1949 Oregon State W 60-44
12/17/1949 Iowa State W 67-44
12/20/1949 @ Washington W 55-53
12/21/1949 @ Washington L 46-53
12/27/1949 @ Oregon State W 51-41
12/29/1949 @ Cow Palace (CA)
vs. Stanford
W 67-65 OT
12/30/1949 @ Cow Palace (CA)
vs. California
W 47-45
01/07/1950 Marquette W 74-38
01/09/1950 @ Northwestern L 53-60
01/14/1950 Purdue W 67-40
01/16/1950 @ Wisconsin L 54-57
01/21/1950 @ Michigan W 60-52
01/23/1950 @ Michigan State W 73-56
01/28/1950 Ohio State L 58-63
02/04/1950 Illinois L 57-67
02/11/1950 @ Indiana L 39-59
02/13/1950 Michigan W 53-48
02/20/1950 Iowa L 62-64
02/25/1950 @ Purdue L 39-55
03/04/1950 Wisconsin L 54-60
03/06/1950 @ Iowa W 64-49

1949-50 Big Ten Standings

TEAM CONF OVERALL
Ohio State 11-1 22-4
Wisconsin 9-3 17-5
Indiana 7-5 17-5
Illinois 7-5 14-8
Iowa 6-6 15-7
Minnesota 4-8 13-9
Michigan 4-8 11-11
Northwestern 3-9 10-12
Purdue 3-9 9-13

1949-50 Final AP Poll

Team
1 Bradley
2 Ohio State
3 Kentucky
4 Holy Cross
5 North Carolina State
6 Duquesne
7 UCLA
8 Western Kentucky
9 St. John's (NY)
10 La Salle
11 Villanova
12 San Francisco
13 Long Island
14 Kansas State
15 Arizona
16 Wisconsin
17 San Jose State
18 Washington State
19 Kansas
20 Indiana

Final Four

Semifinals

City College of New York 78, North Carolina State 73
Bradley 68, Baylor 66

Finals

City College of New York 71, Bradley 68