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SEC Basketball - Week 17 of 18

SEC Basketball Winning Magic Numbers

How close is your team to clinching a finishing spot? A Winning Magic Number is the number of conference games a team must win to guarantee winning a given finishing spot. Click a team name to proceed to the team standings page.

SEC Basketball Winning Magic Numbers
Record Rcrd Regular Season Finish
Team W L GPi
Games Played
18 game season
1*
First and Second
Round Byes
2*
First and Second
Round Byes
3*
First and Second
Round Byes
4*
First and Second
Round Byes
5**
First Round Bye
6**
First Round Bye
7**
First Round Bye
8**
First Round Bye
9**
First Round Bye
10**
First Round Bye
11 12 13 14
Tennessee 11 3 14 4 3 3 3 2 1 0 ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^
Alabama 11 3 14 4 4 3 3 2 0 ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^
Auburn 10 4 14 DNCD 4 4 4 4 2 1 0 ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^
South Carolina 10 4 14 DNCD DNCD 4 4 3 2 1 1 0 ^ ^ ^ ^ ^
Kentucky 10 5 15 DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD 3 1 1 0 ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^
Florida 9 5 14 DNCD DNCD DNCD 4 4 3 2 2 1 0 ^ ^ ^ ^
Mississippi St.Miss. St. 8 7 15 X X DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD 3 3 2 1 0 ^ ^ ^
LSU 7 8 15 X X X DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD 3 2 1 0 ^ ^
Ole Miss 6 8 14 X X X X X DNCD DNCD DNCD 4 3 3 0 ^ ^
Texas A&M 6 8 14 X X DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD 4 4 3 3 1 0 ^
Arkansas 5 10 15 X X X X X X DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD 2 0 ^
Georgia 5 10 15 X X X X X X DNCD DNCD DNCD DNCD 3 1 0 ^
Vanderbilt 3 12 15 X X X X X X X X X X DNCD DNCD 1 0
Missouri 0 14 14 X X X X X X X X X X X X DNCD 0
  • Notes
  • ^ means the team will finish better than this spot
  • X means the team cannot win this spot
  • numeric numeric indicates the number of games that must be won to guarantee winning this spot
  • "DNCD" indicates the team Does Not Control its Destiny for this spot and thus, even after winning all remaining games, needs help from other teams to win
  • *  denotes first and second round byes in the post season conference tournament
  • ** denotes first round bye in the post season conference tournament