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1987-88 Basketball Results

Gopher Basketball 1987-88 Season

  • Head Coach: Clem Haskins (2nd season)
  • Overall Record: 10-18
  • Conference Record: 4-14
  • Notes: Tim Hanson and Richard Coffey were team co-captains.

1987-88 Schedule

Date Opponent W/L Score
11/29/1987 Drake L 67-70
11/30/1987 Western Illinois W 84-52
12/02/1987 Toledo L 75-83
12/05/1987 @ Colorado State L 61-80
12/17/1987 Houston W 65-60
12/19/1987 @ Ball State W 75-67
12/22/1987 Marquette W 89-65
12/28/1987 Bethune-Cookman W 94-50
12/30/1987 Grambling W 106-82
01/02/1988 @ Wichita State L 68-78
01/07/1988 Illinois L 61-65 OT
01/09/1988 @ Michigan L 71-103
01/15/1988 Purdue L 74-82
01/20/1988 @ Northwestern L 61-65
01/23/1988 Ohio State L 76-85
01/27/1988 @ Michigan State W 59-56
01/30/1988 @ Iowa L 51-76
02/04/1988 @ Indiana L 63-92
02/08/1988 Wisconsin W 71-62
02/11/1988 @ Illinois L 50-86
02/13/1988 Northwestern W 82-67
02/17/1988 Michigan L 78-82
02/20/1988 Iowa L 86-107
02/28/1988 @ Wisconsin L 70-81
03/02/1988 @ Ohio State L 74-77
03/05/1988 Michigan State W 62-61
03/10/1988 Indiana L 85-91
03/12/1988 @ Purdue L 66-93

1987-88 Big Ten Standings

TEAM CONF OVERALL
Purdue 16-2 29-4
Michigan 13-5 26-8
Iowa 12-6 24-10
Illinois 12-6 23-10
Indiana 11-7 19-10
Ohio State 9-9 20-13
Wisconsin 6-12 12-16
Michigan State 5-13 10-18
Minnesota 4-14 10-18
Northwestern 2-16 7-21

1987-88 Gopher Basketball Roster

No. Name Pos. Yr. Ht. Wt. Hometown (Last School)
40 Bond, Walter F Fr 6-5 220 Chicago, IL (Collins)
34 Burton, Willie F So 6-7 210 Detroit, MI (DePorres)
33 Coffey, Richard F So 6-6 212 Aurora, NC (Aurora)
30 Gaffney, Ray G Jr 6-2 193 Dayton, OH (Dunbar)
5 Green, Mario G Fr 6-2 186 Freeport, Bahamas (Hawksbill)
13 Hanson, Tim F Sr 6-6 205 Prior Lake, MN
55 Holmgren, David C Sr 7-0 219 Prior Lake, MN
15 Lewis, Connell G So 6-1 175 Detroit, MI (Cass Tech)
3 Lynch, Kevin G/F Fr 6-5 185 Bloomington, MN (Jefferson)
32 Maxey, Marlon C Fr 6-8 218 Chicago, IL (Julian)
20 Newbern, Melvin G So 6-4 200 Toledo, OH (Scott)
45 Shikenjanski, Jim C So 6-9 230 Rockton, IL (Honenegah)
11 Williams, Terence G So 6-1 180 Ecorse, MI (Ecorse)
24 Wilson, Erik C Fr 6-10 200 Detroit, MI (Henry Ford)
4 Zurcher, Kim G Sr 6-2 180 Syracuse, IN (Wawasee)

1987-88 Final AP Poll

Team
1. Temple
2. Arizona
3. Purdue
4. Oklahoma
5. Duke
6. Kentucky
7. North Carolina
8. Pittsburgh
9. Syracuse
10. Michigan
11. Bradley
12. UNLV
13. Wyoming
14. North Carolina State
15. Loyola Marymount
16. Illinois
17. Iowa
18. Xavier (OH)
19. Brigham Young
20. Kansas State

1987-88 Final United Press Poll

Team
1. Temple
2. Arizona
3. Purdue
4. Oklahoma
5. Duke
6. Kentucky
7. Pittsburgh
8. North Carolina
9. Syracuse
10. Michigan
11. UNLV
12. Bradley
13. North Carolina State
14. Wyoming
15. Illinois
16. Loyola Marymount
17. Brigham Young
18. Iowa
19. Indiana
20. Kansas State

Final Four

Semifinals

Kansas 66, Duke 59
Oklahoma 86, Arizona 78

Finals

Kansas 83, Oklahoma 79