American Athletic Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Brackets

2015-2016 American Athletic Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Information

Tournament Dates:Mar 10 - 13, 2016
Champions:#5 Connecticut
Runner-Up:#6 Memphis
MVP/MOP:Daniel Hamilton (Connecticut, So.)
All-Tournament Team:Troy Caupain (Cincinnati, Jr.), Jaylen Bond (Temple, Sr.), Dedric Lawson (Memphis, Fr.), Shonn Miller (Connecticut, Sr.), Jalen Adams (Connecticut, Fr.)
Championship Venue:Amway Center (Orlando, FL)
Attendance:N/A
Officials:Clarence Armstrong, Jose Carrion, Rick Crawford, Joe DeRosa, Brent Hampton, Bill Jacobson, Peter Juzenas, Ray Natili, Steve Olson, Steve Olson, Gerry Pollard, Mark Schnur, Alfred Smith, Michael Stephens, Mike Stuart

2015-2016 American Athletic Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Leaders

Total Points:Daniel Hamilton (Connecticut, So.) (63)
Total Rebounds:Daniel Hamilton (Connecticut, So.) (34)
Total Assists:Daniel Hamilton (Connecticut, So.) (16)
Total Steals:Malik Morgan (Tulane, Jr.) (5), Quenton DeCosey (Temple, Sr.) (5)
Total Blocks:Amida Brimah (Connecticut, Jr.) (10)
Total Minutes:Daniel Hamilton (Connecticut, So.) (126)
Total FIC:Daniel Hamilton (Connecticut, So.) (55.4)
Total Fouls:Shaq Goodwin (Memphis, Sr.) (12)
Total Turnovers:Dylan Osetkowski (Tulane, So.) (10)
Total FGs:Daniel Hamilton (Connecticut, So.) (20), Dedric Lawson (Memphis, Fr.) (20)
Total 3PM:Sterling Gibbs (Connecticut, Sr.) (9)
Total FTs:Daniel Hamilton (Connecticut, So.) (20)

2015-2016 American Athletic Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Bracket

First Round
8 East Carolina 66
9 South Florida 71
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
7 UCF 63
10 Tulane 65
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Quarterfinals
 
1 Temple 79
9 South Florida 62
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
4 Cincinnati 97
5 Connecticut 104
2 Houston 69
10 Tulane 72
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 Tulsa 67
6 Memphis 89
Semifinals
 
 
 
1 Temple 62
5 Connecticut 77
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
6 Memphis 74
10 Tulane 54
Championship Game
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
5 Connecticut 72
6 Memphis 58

2015-2016 American Athletic Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Participants

Seed School Ovr. Wins Ovr. Losses Ovr. Win % Conf. Wins Conf. Losses Conf. Win %
1 Temple 21  11  65.63% 14  77.78%
2 Houston 22  70.97% 12  66.67%
3 Tulsa 20  11  64.52% 12  66.67%
4 Cincinnati 22  10  68.75% 12  66.67%
5 Connecticut 23  10  69.70% 11  61.11%
6 Memphis 19  14  57.58% 10  44.44%
7 UCF 12  18  40.00% 12  33.33%
8 East Carolina 12  20  37.50% 14  22.22%
9 South Florida 25  24.24% 14  22.22%
10 Tulane 12  22  35.29% 15  16.67%

*Wins, Losses and Win % based on team records entering the tournament.

2015-2016 American Athletic Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Schedule

Date Away Team Home Team Result Venue Home Leaders Away Leaders
Mar 10, 2016 #9 South Florida (W) #8 East Carolina (L) 71-66 Amway Center PTS: 19. B.J. Tyson
REB: 10. Michael Zangari
AST: 4. Prince Williams
PTS: 19. Angel Nunez
REB: 11. Angel Nunez
AST: 4. Nehemias Morillo
Mar 10, 2016 #10 Tulane (W) #7 UCF (L) 65-63 Amway Center PTS: 20. A.J. Davis
REB: 12. Tacko Fall
AST: 4. A.J. Davis
PTS: 13. Louis Dabney
REB: 9. Malik Morgan
AST: 3. Louis Dabney
Mar 11, 2016 #9 South Florida (L) #1 Temple (W) 62-79 Amway Center PTS: 17. Jaylen Bond
REB: 8. Jaylen Bond
AST: 7. Josh Brown
PTS: 19. Chris Perry
REB: 9. Jaleel Cousins
AST: 2. Jaleel Cousins
Mar 11, 2016 #5 Connecticut (W) #4 Cincinnati (L) 104-97 Amway Center PTS: 37. Troy Caupain
REB: 12. Gary Clark
AST: 5. Troy Caupain
PTS: 32. Daniel Hamilton
REB: 12. Daniel Hamilton
AST: 8. Daniel Hamilton
Mar 11, 2016 #10 Tulane (W) #2 Houston (L) 72-69 Amway Center PTS: 17. Rob Gray
REB: 9. LeRon Barnes
AST: 4. Devonta Pollard
PTS: 18. Dylan Osetkowski
REB: 8. Dylan Osetkowski
AST: 4. Malik Morgan
Mar 11, 2016 #6 Memphis (W) #3 Tulsa (L) 89-67 Amway Center PTS: 15. Shaquille Harrison
REB: 7. Brandon Swannegan
AST: 3. Shaquille Harrison
PTS: 22. Dedric Lawson
REB: 12. Dedric Lawson
AST: 4. Trahson Burrell
Mar 12, 2016 #5 Connecticut (W) #1 Temple (L) 77-62 Amway Center PTS: 17. Jaylen Bond
REB: 10. Jaylen Bond
AST: 4. Josh Brown
PTS: 19. Shonn Miller
REB: 11. Daniel Hamilton
AST: 8. Jalen Adams
Mar 12, 2016 #10 Tulane (L) #6 Memphis (W) 54-74 Amway Center PTS: 17. Dedric Lawson
REB: 10. Markel Crawford
AST: 5. Dedric Lawson
PTS: 8. Melvin Frazier
REB: 8. Malik Morgan
AST: 2. Charvon Julien
Mar 13, 2016 #6 Memphis (L) #5 Connecticut (W) 58-72 Amway Center PTS: 13. Shonn Miller
REB: 11. Daniel Hamilton
AST: 6. Daniel Hamilton
PTS: 21. Dedric Lawson
REB: 11. Dedric Lawson
AST: 4. Trahson Burrell