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2007-2008 Big 12 Men's Basketball Tournament

Tournament Information

Tournament Dates: Mar 13 - 16, 2008
Tournament Champions: Kansas
Tournament Runner Up: Texas
Tournament MOP/MVP: Brandon Rush (Kansas, Jr.)
All-Tournament Team: A.J. Abrams (Texas, Jr.), Damion James (Texas, So.), D.J. Augustin (Texas, So.), Brandon Rush (Kansas, Jr.), Mario Chalmers (Kansas, Jr.)
Championship Game Venue: Sprint Center (Kansas City, MO)
Tournament Attendance: 207,488
Tournament Officials: Terry Davis, David Hall, John Hampton, Randy Heimerman, John Higgins, Ted Hillary, Terry Moore, Tom O'Neill, Terry Oglesby, Gerry Pollard, Kelly Self, Curtis Shaw, Mike Thibodeaux, Scott Thornley, Steve Welmer, Mark Whitehead
 

Tournament Leaders

Total Points:D.J. Augustin (Texas, So.) (61)
Total Rebounds:Damion James (Texas, So.) (26)
Total Assists:Donald Sloan (Texas A&M, So.) (18)
Total Steals:Mario Chalmers (Kansas, Jr.) (8)
Total Blocks:Marcus King-Stockton (Colorado, Sr.) (9)
Total Minutes:D.J. Augustin (Texas, So.) (113), A.J. Abrams (Texas, Jr.) (113)
Total FIC:Mario Chalmers (Kansas, Jr.) (47.8)
Total Fouls:Joseph Jones (Texas A&M, Sr.) (11)
Total Turnovers:Donald Sloan (Texas A&M, So.) (12)
Total FGs:D.J. Augustin (Texas, So.) (19)
Total 3PM:Brandon Rush (Kansas, Jr.) (13)
Total FTs:D.J. Augustin (Texas, So.) (14)

Tournament Bracket

First Round
8 Texas Tech 72
9 Oklahoma State 76
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
5 Baylor 84
12 Colorado 91
 
7 Nebraska 61
10 Missouri 56
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
6 Texas A&M 60
11 Iowa State 47
 
Quarterfinals
 
1 Texas 66
9 Oklahoma State 59
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
4 Oklahoma 54
12 Colorado 49
2 Kansas 64
7 Nebraska 54
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 Kansas State 60
6 Texas A&M 63
Semifinals
 
 
 
1 Texas 77
4 Oklahoma 49
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 Kansas 77
6 Texas A&M 71
Championship Game
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1 Texas 74
2 Kansas 84

Tournament Participants

Seed School Overall Wins Overall Losses Overall
Win %
Conference Wins Conference Losses Conference
Win %
1 Texas 26  83.87% 13  81.25%
2 Kansas 28  90.32% 13  81.25%
3 Kansas State 20  10  66.67% 10  62.50%
4 Oklahoma 21  10  67.74% 56.25%
5 Baylor 21  70.00% 56.25%
6 Texas A&M 22  70.97% 50.00%
7 Nebraska 18  11  62.07% 43.75%
8 Texas Tech 16  14  53.33% 43.75%
9 Oklahoma State 16  14  53.33% 43.75%
10 Missouri 16  15  51.61% 10  37.50%
11 Iowa State 14  17  45.16% 12  25.00%
12 Colorado 11  19  36.67% 13  18.75%
*Wins, Losses and Win % based on team records entering the tournament.

Tournament Schedule

Date Away Team Home Team Result Venue Home Leaders Away Leaders
Mar 13, 2008
#9 Oklahoma State (W) #8 Texas Tech (L) 76-72 Sprint Center PTS: 19. Alan Voskuil
REB: 5. Trevor Cook
AST: 5. Martin Zeno
PTS: 18. James Anderson
REB: 8. James Anderson
AST: 4. Byron Eaton
Mar 13, 2008
#11 Iowa State (L) #6 Texas A&M (W) 47-60 Sprint Center PTS: 12. Donald Sloan
REB: 9. Donald Sloan
AST: 9. Donald Sloan
PTS: 20. Craig Brackins
REB: 12. Craig Brackins
AST: 4. Diante Garrett
Mar 13, 2008
#12 Colorado (W) #5 Baylor (L) 91-84 Sprint Center PTS: 20. LaceDarius Dunn
REB: 11. Kevin Rogers
AST: 6. Curtis Jerrells
PTS: 32. Richard Roby
REB: 12. Richard Roby
AST: 10. Marcus Hall
Mar 13, 2008
#10 Missouri (L) #7 Nebraska (W) 56-61 Sprint Center PTS: 17. Aleks Maric
REB: 13. Aleks Maric
AST: 3. Ryan Anderson
PTS: 15. Keon Lawrence
REB: 8. DeMarre Carroll
AST: 4. J.T. Tiller
Mar 14, 2008
#12 Colorado (L) #4 Oklahoma (W) 49-54 Sprint Center PTS: 12. Tony Crocker
REB: 9. Blake Griffin
AST: 2. David Godbold
PTS: 18. Richard Roby
REB: 10. Richard Roby
AST: 2. Cory Higgins
Mar 14, 2008
#7 Nebraska (L) #2 Kansas (W) 54-64 Sprint Center PTS: 13. Sherron Collins
REB: 9. Darnell Jackson
AST: 5. Mario Chalmers
PTS: 13. Ade Dagunduro
REB: 7. Aleks Maric
AST: 3. Ade Dagunduro
Mar 14, 2008
#9 Oklahoma State (L) #1 Texas (W) 59-66 Sprint Center PTS: 24. D.J. Augustin
REB: 11. Damion James
AST: 8. Justin Mason
PTS: 19. Ibrahima Thomas
REB: 8. Marcus Dove
AST: 9. Byron Eaton
Mar 14, 2008
#6 Texas A&M (W) #3 Kansas State (L) 63-60 Sprint Center PTS: 25. Michael Beasley
REB: 9. Michael Beasley
AST: 6. Henry Walker
PTS: 19. Dominique Kirk
REB: 7. Chinemelu Elonu
AST: 7. Donald Sloan
Mar 15, 2008
#4 Oklahoma (L) #1 Texas (W) 49-77 Sprint Center PTS: 24. A.J. Abrams
REB: 9. Damion James
AST: 4. D.J. Augustin
PTS: 20. Blake Griffin
REB: 13. Blake Griffin
AST: 10. Austin Johnson
Mar 15, 2008
#6 Texas A&M (L) #2 Kansas (W) 71-77 Sprint Center PTS: 28. Brandon Rush
REB: 7. Darrell Arthur
AST: 7. Russell Robinson
PTS: 16. Bryan Davis
REB: 7. Bryan Davis
AST: 7. Dominique Kirk
Mar 16, 2008
#2 Kansas (W) #1 Texas (L) 84-74 Sprint Center PTS: 20. D.J. Augustin
REB: 6. A.J. Abrams
AST: 9. D.J. Augustin
PTS: 30. Mario Chalmers
REB: 9. Darrell Arthur
AST: 7. Sherron Collins