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1973-74 Basketball Results

Gopher Basketball 1973-74 Season

  • Head Coach: Bill Musselman (3rd season)
  • Overall Record: 12-12
  • Conference Record: 6-8
  • Notes: The Far West Classic took place in Portland, Oregon.

1973-74 Schedule

Date Opponent W/L Score
12/01/1973 California-Davis W 55-45
12/04/1973 Furman W 49-47 OT
12/13/1973 Loyola (IL) W 58-54 OT
12/15/1973 @ Marquette L 50-68
12/19/1973 @ Niagara L 65-79
12/22/1973 @ Butler W 70-68 3OT
12/28/1973 Far West Classic
vs. Bradley
W 73-68
12/29/1973 Far West Classic
vs. New Mexico
L 68-102
01/02/1974 Northern Michigan W 82-59
01/05/1974 @ Iowa L 55-66
01/08/1974 Detroit L 52-54
01/12/1974 Michigan L 65-66
01/19/1974 @ Ohio State L 77-81
01/26/1974 Michigan State L 66-67
01/28/1974 @ Northwestern W 57-54
02/02/1974 Wisconsin W 64-63 OT
02/04/1974 Ohio State W 56-51
02/09/1974 @ Purdue L 45-64
02/11/1974 Illinois W 80-61
02/16/1974 @ Michigan State W 56-50
02/23/1974 Indiana L 55-73
02/25/1974 @ Illinois W 72-52
03/02/1974 @ Michigan L 56-79
03/09/1974 Iowa L 50-60

1973-74 Big Ten Standings

TEAM CONF OVERALL
Indiana 12-2 23-5
Michigan 12-2 22-5
Purdue 10-4 21-9
Wisconsin 8-6 16-8
Michigan State 8-6 13-11
Minnesota 6-8 12-12
Iowa 5-9 8-16
Ohio State 4-10 9-15
Northwestern 3-11 9-15
Illinois 2-12 5-18

1973-74 Gopher Basketball Roster

No. Name Pos. Yr. Ht. Wt. Hometown/Previous School
30 Binns, Tim F Fr 6-5 205 Louisville, KY
24 Dungy, Tony G Fr 6-1 185 Jackson, MI
34 Filer, Phil F Jr 6-7 200 Cedar Rapids, IA
32 Gilcud, Peter F Jr 6-7 197 Fresh Creek, Andros, Bahamas
22 McCutcheon, Rick G Jr 6-3 180 Santa Monica, CA
50 Pride, Dexter F So 6-5 220 Southern Pines, NC
14 Saunders, Phil 'Flip' G Fr 6-0 170 Cleveland, OH
40 Schauer, George F Sr 6-3 180 Cleveland, OH
10 Shaffer, Dennis G Jr 6-5 175 Mason City, IA
20 Sims, Charles F Jr 6-5 205 Barberton, OH

1973-74 Final AP Poll

Team
1 North Carolina State
2 UCLA
3 Marquette
4 Maryland
5 Notre Dame
6 Michigan
7 Kansas
8 Providence
9 Indiana
10 Long Beach State
11 Purdue
12 North Carolina
13 Vanderbilt
14 Alabama
15 Utah
16 Pittsburgh
17 Southern California
18 Oral Roberts
19 South Carolina
20 Dayton

1973-74 Final United Press Poll

Team
1 North Carolina State
2 UCLA
3 Notre Dame
4 Maryland
5 Marquette
6 Providence
7 Vanderbilt
8 North Carolina
9 Indiana
10 Kansas
11 Long Beach State
12 Michigan
13 Southern California
14 Pittsburgh
15 Louisville
16 South Carolina
17 Creighton
18 New Mexico
19 Alabama
19 Dayton

Final Four

Semifinals

North Carolina State 80, UCLA 77 (2OT)
Marquette 64, Kansas 51

Finals

North Carolina State 76, Marquette 64