1986–87 Northwestern Wildcats men's basketball team

The 1986–87 Northwestern Wildcats men's basketball team represented Northwestern University during the 1986–87 NCAA Division I men's basketball season.

1986–87 Northwestern Wildcats men's basketball
ConferenceBig Ten Conference
1986–87 record7–21 (2–16 Big Ten)
Head coachBill Foster (1st season)
Home arenaWelsh–Ryan Arena
Seasons
1986–87 Big Ten Conference men's basketball standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   PCT     W   L   PCT
#3 Indiana 15 3   .833     30 4   .882
#7 Purdue 15 3   .833     25 5   .833
#6 Iowa 14 4   .778     30 5   .857
#11 Illinois 13 5   .722     23 8   .742
Michigan 10 8   .556     20 12   .625
Ohio State 9 9   .500     20 13   .606
Michigan State 6 12   .333     11 17   .393
Wisconsin 4 14   .222     14 17   .452
Minnesota 2 16   .111     9 19   .321
Northwestern 2 16   .111     7 21   .250
As of March 30, 1987[1]; Rankings from AP Poll

RosterEdit

1986–87 Northwestern Wildcats men's basketball team
Players Coaches
Pos. # Name Height Weight Year Hometown
Head coach
Assistant coach(es)

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (S) Suspended
  • (I) Ineligible
  • (W) Walk-on

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "1986-87 Big Ten Conference Season Summary". sports-reference.com. Retrieved February 4, 2018.
  2. ^ "1986-87 Northwestern Wildcats Roster and Stats". Retrieved March 3, 2019.