GOLDEN GOPHER BASKETBALL

Gopher Basketball 1937-1938 Season

1937-1938 Schedule

Date Opponent W/L Score
12/04/1937 South Dakota W 45-23
12/06/1937 Grinnell W 41-33
12/11/1937 Carleton W 41-30
12/20/1937 @ Nebraska W 33-28
12/27/1937 @ Madison Sq. Garden (NY)
vs. Long Island
W 56-41
12/29/1937 @ Madison Sq. Garden (NY)
vs. New York
W 36-31
01/01/1938 @ George Washington L 27-35
01/04/1938 Notre Dame W 37-25
01/08/1938 @ Wisconsin L 28-35
01/10/1938 Indiana L 38-39
01/15/1938 Michigan L 16-31
01/17/1938 @ Illinois W 41-29
01/29/1938 Chicago W 45-29
02/07/1938 Iowa W 28-26
02/12/1938 Illinois W 28-23
02/19/1938 @ Michigan W 29-26
02/21/1938 @ Indiana W 37-36
02/26/1938 @ Chicago W 38-27
02/28/1938 @ Iowa W 30-29
03/05/1938 Wisconsin W 35-28

1937-1938 Big Ten Standings

Team Conference Overall
W L PCT W L PCT
Purdue 10 2 .833 18 2 .900
Minnesota 9 3 .750 16 4 .800
Ohio State 7 5 .583 12 8 .600
Northwestern 7 5 .583 10 10 .500
Michigan 6 6 .500 12 8 .600
Iowa 6 6 .500 11 9 .550
Wisconsin 5 7 .417 10 10 .500
Indiana 4 8 .333 10 10 .500
Illinois 4 8 .333 9 9 .500
Chicago 2 10 .167 3 10 .231

Season notes:

Coached by Dave McMillan (11th season). There were no polls until 1949.


1937-1938 National Invitation Tournament


Quarterfinals

Temple 53, Bradley 40 New York 39, Long Island 37


NIT Final Four

Semifinals Finals
Temple 56, Oklahoma A&M 44
Colorado 48, New York 47
Temple 60, Colorado 36

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