1987–88 Arizona Wildcats men's basketball team

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1987–88 Arizona Wildcats men's basketball
Pacific-10 Regular-Season Champions
Pacific-10 Tournament Champions
NCAA Tournament, Final Four
Conference Pacific-10
Ranking
Coaches #2
AP #2
1987–88 record 35–3 (17–1 Pac-10)
Head coach Lute Olson
Home arena McKale Center
Seasons
« 1986–87 1988–89 »

The 1987–88 Arizona Wildcats men's basketball team represented the University of Arizona. The Head Coach was Lute Olson. The team played its home games in the McKale Center in Tucson, Arizona, and was a member of the Pacific-10 Conference. In the Pacific-10 Basketball Tournament, Arizona beat Oregon State by a score of 93–67 to claim its first Pac-10 title.

NCAA basketball tournament[edit]

Seeding in brackets

  • West
    • Arizona (1) 90, Cornell (16) 50
    • Arizona 84, Seton Hall (8) 55
    • Arizona 99, Iowa (5) 79
    • Arizona 70, North Carolina (2) 52
  • Final Four
    • Oklahoma 86, Arizona 78

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Awards and honors[edit]

Team players drafted into the NBA[edit]

Round Pick Player NBA Club
2 34 Tom Tolbert Charlotte Hornets
2 50 Steve Kerr Phoenix Suns

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References[edit]