1949–50 Michigan Wolverines men's basketball team

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1949–50 Michigan Wolverines men's basketball
Conference Big Ten Conference
1949–50 record 11–11 (4–8 Big Ten)
Head coach Ernie McCoy
Captain Mack Supronowicz
Home arena Yost Field House
Seasons
1949–50 Big Nine Conference men's basketball standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   PCT     W   L   PCT
#2 Ohio State 11 1   .917     22 4   .846
#16 Wisconsin 9 3   .750     17 5   .773
#20 Indiana 7 5   .583     17 5   .773
Illinois 7 5   .583     14 8   .636
Iowa 6 6   .500     15 7   .682
Minnesota 4 8   .333     13 9   .591
Michigan 4 8   .333     11 11   .500
Northwestern 3 9   .250     10 12   .455
Purdue 3 9   .250     9 13   .409
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1949–50 Michigan Wolverines men's basketball team represented the University of Michigan in intercollegiate basketball during the 1949–50 season. The team finished the season in a tie for sixth place in the Big Ten Conference with an overall record of 11–11 and 4–8 against conference opponents.[1]

Ernie McCoy was in his second year as the team's head coach. Mack Supronowicz was the team's leading scorer with 278 points in 22 games for an average of 12.6 points per game. Chuck Murray was the team captain.[1]

Statistical leaders[edit]

Player Pos. Yr G FG FT RB Pts PPG
Mack Supronowicz 22 112 54-89 278 12.6
Leo VanderKuy 22 94 86-151 274 12.5
Don McIntosh 22 76 45-76 197 8.9
Hal Morrill 22 69 41-48 179 8.1
Chuck Murray 22 42 63-94 147 6.6
James Skala 20 34 17-33 85 4.2
Totals 22 468 329-531 1265 57.5

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "University of Michigan Basketball Record Book" (PDF). University of Michigan. p. 30.