BBall Stat of the Day: Sendek’s Road OOC Records

The following is the year by year detail of NC State’s basketball records in out of conference games played off of the Wolfpack’s home court:

1996-1997 (Year One) Record: 1-1
Nov30 A 67 46 W Memphis State
Dec21 A 56 84 L Kansas (ranked)

1997-1998 (Year Two) Record: 1-2
Nov11 N 47 45 W Georgia (Coaches vs Cancer -E.Rutherford,NJ)
Nov12 N 36 38 L Princeton (Coaches vs. Cancer-E.Rutherford,NJ)
Nov29 A 57 61 L Penn State

1998-1999 (Year Three) Record: 2-2
Nov24 A 69 80 L Providence
Dec21 N 91 59 W Middle Tenn. St. (Puerto Rico)
Dec22 N 64 81 L Ohio State (Puerto Rico)
Dec23 N 62 58 W Oklahoma (Puerto Rico) (ranked?)

1999-2000 (Year Four) Record 1-3 (0-2 postseason)
Dec01 A 61 59 W Purdue
Dec22 A 62 73 L Tulane
Mar28 N 59 62 ot L *Wake Forest (NIT – NYC)
Mar30 N 72 74 L Penn State (NIT – NYC)

2000-2001 (Year Five) Record: 1-2
Nov22 N 63 82 L Fresno St. (Tip Off – Springfield, Mass)
Dec02 A 87 78 W Old Dominion
Dec09 N 63 68 L Georgia Phillips Arena, Atlanta,GA)

2001-2002 (Year Six) Record: 3-2 (1-1 Postseason)
Nov27 A 50 64 L Ohio St (ACC/Big 10 Challenge)
Dec08 A 82 68 W Syracuse (ranked #9; did not make NCAA Tourney)
Dec23 A 67 66 W Houston
Mar15 N 69 58 W Michigan St (NCAA R64 – Washington, DC)
Mar17 N 74 77 L Connecticut (NCAA R32 – Washington, DC)

2002-2003 (Year Seven) Record: 0-4 (0-1 Postseason)
Dec17 N 60 69 L Gonzaga (Jimmy V. Classic – E. Rutherford, NJ)
Jan02 A 56 68 L Massachusetts
Feb15 A 54 76 L Temple
Mar20 N 74 76 ot L California (NCAA Round Of 64 – Oklahoma City, OK)

2003-2004 (Year Eight) Record: 1-4 (1-1 Postseason)
Dec2 A 61 68 L at Michigan
Dec20 A 55 58 L at South Carolina
Jan20 A 65-66 L at Boston College
Mar19 N 61-52 vs. UL-Lafayette
Mar21 N 73-75 vs. Vanderbilt

2004-2005 (Year Nine) Record: 2-2
Dec19 A 64-68 L Washington (ranked)
Dec21 A 61-72 W BYU
Dec28 N 84-74 W Columbia
Dec30 N 45-63 L St. John’s

In out of conference games played outside of Raleigh over the last 8.5 years Herb Sendek’s records are as follows:
* 12-22 overall
* 2-5 in postseason games
* 3-2 in total games against teams ranked when we played
* 2-2 on the home court of teams ranked when we played
* managed to achieve better than .500 in one season in nine years