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1941–42 Stanford Indians men's basketball team

The Stanford Indians (now known as Cardinal) won their first and only NCAA basketball championship in 1942. Stanford was also retroactively named the national champion by the Helms Athletic Foundation and the Premo-Porretta Power Poll.[2][3]

1941–42 Stanford Cardinal men's basketball
ConferencePacific Coast Conference
1941–42 record28–4 (11–1 PCC)
Head coachEverett Dean
Seasons
1941–42 Pacific Coast Conference men's basketball standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   PCT     W   L   PCT
North
Oregon State 11 5   .688     18 9   .667
Washington 10 6   .625     18 7   .720
Washington State 9 7   .563     21 8   .724
Oregon 7 9   .438     12 15   .444
Idaho 3 13   .188     12 16   .429
South
Stanford 11 1   .917     28 4   .875
USC 7 5   .583     12 8   .600
California 4 8   .333     11 19   .367
UCLA 2 10   .167     5 18   .217
† Conference playoff series winner
As of 1942[1]; Rankings from AP Poll

NCAA basketball tournamentEdit

  • West
    • Stanford 53, Rice 47
  • Final Four
    • Stanford 46, Colorado 35
    • Stanford 53, Dartmouth 38

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Awards and honorsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2017-18 Men's Basketball Media Guide". Pac-12 Conference. p. 72. Retrieved February 16, 2018.
  2. ^ "NCAA Division I Mens Basketball – NCAA Division I Champions". Rauzulu's Street. 2004. Retrieved May 26, 2015.
  3. ^ ESPN, ed. (2009). ESPN College Basketball Encyclopedia: The Complete History of the Men's Game. New York, NY: ESPN Books. p. 561. ISBN 978-0-345-51392-2.
  4. ^ http://www.databasesports.com/ncaab/tourney.htm?yr=1942
  5. ^ "Final Four Most Outstanding Players". cbs.sportsline.com. Archived from the original on 7 September 2008. Retrieved 31 March 2008.