In the preliminary rounds, the teams were divided into two brackets and played a round robin. UMR A was in the Ankiel Bracket, and the other two teams were in the Blass Bracket. The records during the preliminary rounds were as follows:

UMR A: 2 wins, 7 losses, 830 points scored, 1770 points against.

UMR B: 4 wins, 6 losses, 745 points scored, 1835 points against.

UMR C: 7 wins, 3 losses, 1345 points scored, 1570 points against.

Based on the teams' performance during the preliminary rounds, the top three teams in each bracket played the top three teams in the other bracket; the 4 through 6 teams in each bracket played the top three teams in the other bracket, and so on (there were a total of 21 teams). The records during these rounds were as follows:

UMR A [Ranked 8th in bracket A]: 1 win, 2 losses.

UMR B [Ranked 7th in bracket B]: 2 wins, 1 loss.

UMR C [Ranked 3rd in bracket B]: 0 wins, 3 losses.

The final rankings in the tournament, based on the number of losses, were as follows:

Top 3 from each bracket

1. Michigan: 1 loss

2. Iowa: 3 losses

3. Chicago F*ck: 3 losses

4. CWRU A: 4 losses

5. Wash U A: 5 losses

6. UMR C: 6 losses

4-6 from each bracket

7. CWRU B: 4 losses

8. Ill. Chance: 5 losses

9. ISU A: 5 losses

10. Chicago RPI: 5 losses

11. Wisconsin: 5 losses

12. NWU: 6 losses

7-9 from each bracket

13. Wash U C: 5 losses

14. UMR B: 7 losses

15. UMR A: 9 losses

16. ISU B: 9 losses

17. Wash U D: 10 losses

18. Ill. Tinker: 10 losses

Last 3

19. Ill. Evers: 8 losses

20. DePauw A: 8 losses

21. DePauw B: 11 losses

Individual statistics of UMR players in the round-robin portion of the tournament are as follows: (organized by rank out of 78 players, name, rounds participated in, tossups, and interrupts)

12. Nathan Mundis (C): 10 rounds, 31 tossups, 4 interrupts

24. Bob Gray (C): 10 rounds, 23 tossups, 5 interrupts

28. Andrew DeCarlo (B): 10 rounds, 21 tossups, 6 interrupts

31. Matt Griffith (A): 9 rounds, 17 tossups, 3 interrupts

35. Brenda Driver (A): 9 rounds, 15 tossups, 0 interrupts

52. John Hershberger (B): 10 rounds, 10 tossups, 1 interrupt

54. Chip Kastner (A): 9 rounds, 8 tossups, 0 interrupts

59. Dave Harris (C): 10 rounds, 9 tossups, 4 interrupts

73. Kyle DePew (C): 10 rounds, 4 tossups, 0 interrupts

75. Melvin Harris (A): 9 rounds, 4 tossups, 2 interrupts

76. Jeremy Gorelick (B): 10 rounds, 3 tossups, 0 interrupts

77. Will Stewart (B): 10 rounds, 4 tossups, 2 interrupts