1897–98 Michigan State Normal Normalites men's basketball team

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1897–98 Michigan State Normal Normalites men's basketball
Conference Independent
1897–98 record 1–1
Head coach L. P. Whitcomb (1st season)
Seasons

In 1897 men's basketball is introduced at Michigan State Normal School, the inaugural team went 1–1 in games against the University of Detroit. Both games ended in shutouts. 1897–98 was the first season of basketball at the school, which would become Eastern Michigan University Eagles men's basketball team.

Schedule[edit]

Source: [1]

Date
time, TV
Rank# Opponent# Result Record Site (attendance)
city, state
Non-conference regular season
*
Detroit L 0-2  0-1
 
Ypsilanti, MI
*
Detroit W 4-0  1–1
 
Ypsilanti, MI
*Non-conference game. #Rankings from AP Poll. (#) Tournament seedings in parentheses.
All times are in Eastern Time.

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