Big East Men's Basketball Tournament Brackets

2015-2016 Big East Men's Basketball Tournament Information

Tournament Dates:Mar 9 - 12, 2016
Champions:#3 Seton Hall
Runner-Up:#1 Villanova
MVP/MOP:Isaiah Whitehead (Seton Hall, So.)
All-Tournament Team:Isaiah Whitehead (Seton Hall, So.), Khadeen Carrington (Seton Hall, So.), Ismael Sanogo (Seton Hall, So.), Trevon Bluiett (Xavier, So.), Kris Jenkins (Villanova, Jr.), Josh Hart (Villanova, Jr.)
Championship Venue:Madison Square Garden (Manhattan, NY)
Attendance:N/A
Officials:Jeff Anderson, Jeffrey Anderson, James Breeding, Tony Chiazza, Jeff Clark, Tom Clark, Tim Clougherty, Ed Corbett, Pat Driscoll, John Gaffney, Brent Hampton, Brian O'Connell, Brian O'Connell, Gary Prager, Mike Roberts, Wally Rutecki, Lamar Simpson, Michael Stephens

2015-2016 Big East Men's Basketball Tournament Leaders

Total Points:Isaiah Whitehead (Seton Hall, So.) (70)
Total Rebounds:Ismael Sanogo (Seton Hall, So.) (23)
Total Assists:Isaiah Whitehead (Seton Hall, So.) (17)
Total Steals:Desi Rodriguez (Seton Hall, So.) (8)
Total Blocks:Isaiah Whitehead (Seton Hall, So.) (4), Darryl Reynolds (Villanova, Jr.) (4)
Total Minutes:Isaiah Whitehead (Seton Hall, So.) (111)
Total FIC:Isaiah Whitehead (Seton Hall, So.) (38.5)
Total Fouls:Angel Delgado (Seton Hall, So.) (12)
Total Turnovers:Isaiah Whitehead (Seton Hall, So.) (17)
Total FGs:Isaiah Whitehead (Seton Hall, So.) (21)
Total 3PM:Kris Jenkins (Villanova, Jr.) (10)
Total FTs:Isaiah Whitehead (Seton Hall, So.) (21)

2015-2016 Big East Men's Basketball Tournament Bracket

First Round
8 Georgetown 70
9 DePaul 53
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
7 Marquette 101
10 St. John's 93
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Quarterfinals
 
1 Villanova 81
8 Georgetown 67
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
4 Providence 74
5 Butler 60
2 Xavier 90
7 Marquette 72
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 Seton Hall 81
6 Creighton 73
Semifinals
 
 
 
1 Villanova 76
4 Providence 68
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 Xavier 83
3 Seton Hall 87
Championship Game
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1 Villanova 67
3 Seton Hall 69

2015-2016 Big East Men's Basketball Tournament Participants

Seed School Ovr. Wins Ovr. Losses Ovr. Win % Conf. Wins Conf. Losses Conf. Win %
1 Villanova 29  87.88% 16  88.89%
2 Xavier 27  84.38% 14  77.78%
3 Seton Hall 24  75.00% 12  66.67%
4 Providence 23  10  69.70% 10  55.56%
5 Butler 21  10  67.74% 10  55.56%
6 Creighton 18  14  56.25% 50.00%
7 Marquette 20  13  60.61% 10  44.44%
8 Georgetown 15  18  45.45% 11  38.89%
9 DePaul 22  29.03% 15  16.67%
10 St. John's 24  25.00% 17  5.56%

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

2015-2016 Big East Men's Basketball Tournament Schedule

Date Away Team Home Team Result Venue Home Leaders Away Leaders
Mar 9, 2016 #9 DePaul (L) #8 Georgetown (W) 53-70 Madison Square Garden PTS: 20. D'Vauntes Smith-Rivera
REB: 7. Bradley Hayes
AST: 3. Isaac Copeland
PTS: 14. Elijah Cain
REB: 5. Myke Henry
AST: 3. Darrick Wood
Mar 9, 2016 #10 St. John's (L) #7 Marquette (W) 93-101 Madison Square Garden PTS: 27. Henry Ellenson
REB: 14. Henry Ellenson
AST: 7. Traci Carter
PTS: 29. Christian Jones
REB: 7. Christian Jones
AST: 5. Malik Ellison
Mar 10, 2016 #8 Georgetown (L) #1 Villanova (W) 67-81 Madison Square Garden PTS: 25. Josh Hart
REB: 9. Darryl Reynolds
AST: 6. Ryan Arcidiacono
PTS: 18. L.J. Peak
REB: 9. Bradley Hayes
AST: 6. D'Vauntes Smith-Rivera
Mar 10, 2016 #5 Butler (L) #4 Providence (W) 60-74 Madison Square Garden PTS: 38. Ben Bentil
REB: 9. Rodney Bullock
AST: 7. Kris Dunn
PTS: 17. Kellen Dunham
REB: 10. Kelan Martin
AST: 5. Roosevelt Jones
Mar 10, 2016 #7 Marquette (L) #2 Xavier (W) 72-90 Madison Square Garden PTS: 24. Trevon Bluiett
REB: 6. Trevon Bluiett
AST: 7. Edmond Sumner
PTS: 19. Jajuan Johnson
REB: 9. Luke Fischer
AST: 4. Jajuan Johnson
Mar 10, 2016 #6 Creighton (L) #3 Seton Hall (W) 73-81 Madison Square Garden PTS: 27. Khadeen Carrington
REB: 12. Isaiah Whitehead
AST: 6. Isaiah Whitehead
PTS: 35. Cole Huff
REB: 9. Cole Huff
AST: 6. Mo Watson
Mar 11, 2016 #4 Providence (L) #1 Villanova (W) 68-76 Madison Square Garden PTS: 21. Kris Jenkins
REB: 8. Darryl Reynolds
AST: 4. Kris Jenkins
PTS: 18. Rodney Bullock
REB: 7. Rodney Bullock
AST: 6. Kris Dunn
Mar 11, 2016 #3 Seton Hall (W) #2 Xavier (L) 87-83 Madison Square Garden PTS: 21. Edmond Sumner
REB: 10. James Farr
AST: 4. Edmond Sumner
PTS: 23. Khadeen Carrington
REB: 7. Khadeen Carrington
AST: 8. Isaiah Whitehead
Mar 12, 2016 #3 Seton Hall (W) #1 Villanova (L) 69-67 Madison Square Garden PTS: 23. Kris Jenkins
REB: 7. Daniel Ochefu
AST: 3. Ryan Arcidiacono
PTS: 26. Isaiah Whitehead
REB: 9. Ismael Sanogo
AST: 4. Khadeen Carrington