1942–43 Washington Huskies men's basketball team
The 1942–43 Washington Huskies men's basketball team represented the University of Washington for the 1942–43 NCAA college basketball season. Led by 23rd-year head coach Hec Edmundson, the Huskies were members of the Pacific Coast Conference and played their home games on campus at the UW Pavilion in Seattle, Washington.
|1942–43 Washington Huskies men's basketball|
NCAA Tournament, West regional fourth place
|Conference||Pacific Coast Conference|
|1942–43 record||24–7 (12–4 PCC)|
|Head coach||Hec Edmundson (23rd season)|
|Home arena||UW Pavilion|
|1942–43 Pacific Coast Conference men's basketball standings|
|† Conference playoff series winner |
As of 1943; Rankings from AP Poll
The Huskies were 22–5 overall in the regular season and 12–4 in conference play; first in the Northern division. The conference playoff series was hosted by the Huskies, and they swept favored USC in two games.
|Opponent||Result||Record||Site (attendance) |
|Pacific Coast Conference Playoff Series|
|Fri, March 12
||UW Pavilion (9,000)|
|Sat, March 13
||UW PAvilion (9,500)|
|Fri, March 26*
Quarterfinal (West semifinal)
||Municipal Auditorium (6,000)|
Kansas City, Missouri
|Sat, March 27*
West Third Place game
||Municipal Auditorium |
Kansas City, Missouri
*Non-conference game. (#) Tournament seedings in parentheses.
All times are in Pacific time.
- "2017-18 Men's Basketball Media Guide". Pac-12 Conference. p. 72. Retrieved February 16, 2018.
- "Northern Division final standings". Eugene Register-Guard. (Oregon). March 7, 1943. p. 15.
- "Huskies and Trojans starting cage play-off series tonight". Spokane Daily Chronicle. (Washington). Associated Press. March 12, 1943. p. 11.
- "Huskies upset Trojans 53-51". Spokane Daily Chronicle. (Washington). Associated Press. March 13, 1943. p. 10.
- "Huskies defeat Trojans, 52-45". Eugene Register-Guard. (Oregon). Associated Press. March 14, 1943. p. 5.
- Garrett, Norb (March 27, 1943). "Washington defeated 59-55 by Texas in Western NCAA basketball". Eugene Register-Guard. (Oregon). Associated Press. p. 6.
- "Oklahoma defeats Huskies, 48-43". Eugene Register-Guard. (Oregon). United Press. March 28, 1943. p. 15.
- Sports Reference – Washington Huskies: 1942–43 basketball season