American Athletic Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Brackets

2011-2012 Big East Men's Basketball Tournament Information

Tournament Dates:Mar 6 - 10, 2012
Champions:Louisville
Runner-Up:Cincinnati
MVP/MOP:Peyton Siva (Louisville, Jr.)
All-Tournament Team:Gorgui Dieng (Louisville, So.), Kyle Kuric (Louisville, Sr.), Yancy Gates (Cincinnati, Sr.), Cashmere Wright (Cincinnati, Jr.), Dion Waiters (Syracuse, So.)
Championship Venue:Madison Square Garden (Manhattan, NY)
Attendance:N/A
Officials:Jeff Anderson, James Breeding, Jim Burr, Jeff Clark, Tim Clougherty, Ed Corbett, Bob Donato, Pat Driscoll, John Gaffney, Karl Hess, Tim Higgins, Brian O' Connell, Brian O'Connell, Gary Prager, Mike Roberts, Michael Roberts, Wally Rutecki, Michael Stephens, Gene Steratore, Earl Walton

2011-2012 Big East Men's Basketball Tournament Leaders

Total Points:Kyle Kuric (Louisville, Sr.) (58)
Total Rebounds:Gorgui Dieng (Louisville, So.) (36)
Total Assists:Peyton Siva (Louisville, Jr.) (23)
Total Steals:Peyton Siva (Louisville, Jr.) (11), Russ Smith (Louisville, So.) (11)
Total Blocks:Gorgui Dieng (Louisville, So.) (13)
Total Minutes:Kyle Kuric (Louisville, Sr.) (147)
Total FIC:Peyton Siva (Louisville, Jr.) (52.6)
Total Fouls:Gorgui Dieng (Louisville, So.) (14)
Total Turnovers:Peyton Siva (Louisville, Jr.) (14)
Total FGs:Jeremy Lamb (Connecticut, So.) (23)
Total 3PM:Sean Kilpatrick (Cincinnati, So.) (8), Chris Smith (Louisville, Sr.) (8), Kyle Kuric (Louisville, Sr.) (8), Dion Waiters (Syracuse, So.) (8), Jeremy Lamb (Connecticut, So.) (8), Shabazz Napier (Connecticut, So.) (8)
Total FTs:Maalik Wayns (Villanova, Jr.) (16)

2011-2012 Big East Men's Basketball Tournament Bracket

First Round
9 Connecticut 81
16 DePaul 67
 
 
 
 
 
12 St. John's 59
13 Pittsburgh 73
 
11 Rutgers 49
14 Villanova 70
 
 
 
 
 
10 Seton Hall 79
15 Providence 47
 
Second Round
 
8 West Virginia 67
9 Connecticut 71
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
5 Georgetown 64
13 Pittsburgh 52
 
6 South Florida 56
14 Villanova 47
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
7 Louisville 61
10 Seton Hall 55
 
Quarterfinals
 
 
1 Syracuse 58
9 Connecticut 55
 
 
 
4 Cincinnati 72
5 Georgetown 70
 
 
 
 
 
3 Notre Dame 57
6 South Florida 53
 
 
 
2 Marquette 71
7 Louisville 84
Semifinals
 
 
 
1 Syracuse 68
4 Cincinnati 71
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 Notre Dame 50
7 Louisville 64
Championship Game
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
4 Cincinnati 44
7 Louisville 50

2011-2012 Big East Men's Basketball Tournament Participants

Seed School Ovr. Wins Ovr. Losses Ovr. Win % Conf. Wins Conf. Losses Conf. Win %
1 Syracuse 30  96.77% 17  94.44%
2 Marquette 25  80.65% 14  77.78%
3 Notre Dame 21  10  67.74% 13  72.22%
4 Cincinnati 22  70.97% 12  66.67%
5 Georgetown 22  75.86% 12  66.67%
6 South Florida 19  12  61.29% 12  66.67%
7 Louisville 22  70.97% 10  55.56%
8 West Virginia 19  12  61.29% 50.00%
9 Connecticut 18  12  60.00% 10  44.44%
10 Seton Hall 19  11  63.33% 10  44.44%
11 Rutgers 14  17  45.16% 12  33.33%
12 St. John's 13  18  41.94% 12  33.33%
13 Pittsburgh 16  15  51.61% 13  27.78%
14 Villanova 12  18  40.00% 13  27.78%
15 Providence 15  16  48.39% 14  22.22%
16 DePaul 12  18  40.00% 15  16.67%

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

2011-2012 Big East Men's Basketball Tournament Schedule

Date Away Team Home Team Result Venue Home Leaders Away Leaders
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