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2003-2004 Big South Conference Men's Basketball Tournament

Tournament Information

Tournament Dates: Mar 2 - 6, 2004
Tournament Champions: Liberty
Tournament Runner Up: High Point
Tournament MOP/MVP: Danny Gathings (High Point, Jr.)
All-Tournament Team: Danny Gathings (High Point, Jr.), Larry Blair (Liberty, Fr.), Gabe Martin (Liberty, So.), Zione White (High Point, Jr.), K.J. Garland (North Carolina-Asheville, Fr.)
Championship Game Venue: Vines Center (Lynchburg, VA)
Tournament Attendance: 24,860
Tournament Officials: N/A
 

Tournament Leaders

Total Points:Larry Blair (Liberty, Fr.) (63)
Total Rebounds:Gabe Martin (Liberty, So.) (27)
Total Assists:Brian Woodson (Liberty, Jr.) (15)
Total Steals:Brian Woodson (Liberty, Jr.) (8)
Total Blocks:Jason Sarchet (Liberty, Sr.) (5)
Total Minutes:Larry Blair (Liberty, Fr.) (102)
Total FIC:Larry Blair (Liberty, Fr.) (38.9)
Total Fouls:Jason Sarchet (Liberty, Sr.) (10), Brian Woodson (Liberty, Jr.) (10)
Total Turnovers:Larry Blair (Liberty, Fr.) (7), Patrick Hilliman (High Point, Jr.) (7), Jorsua Chambers (High Point, Sr.) (7), Brian Woodson (Liberty, Jr.) (7)
Total FGs:Larry Blair (Liberty, Fr.) (24)
Total 3PM:Larry Blair (Liberty, Fr.) (13)
Total FTs:Gabe Martin (Liberty, So.) (13)

Tournament Bracket

First Round
1 Liberty 60
8 Charleston Southern 54
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
4 Coastal Carolina 67
5 Radford 62
2 High Point 75
7 Virginia Military 43
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 Winthrop 46
6 North Carolina-Asheville 49
Semifinals
 
 
1 Liberty 88
4 Coastal Carolina 73
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 High Point 63
6 North Carolina-Asheville 49
Championship Game
 
 
 
 
 
 
1 Liberty 89
2 High Point 44

Tournament Participants

Seed School Overall Wins Overall Losses Overall
Win %
Conference Wins Conference Losses Conference
Win %
4 Coastal Carolina 13  14  48.15% 50.00%
8 Charleston Southern 21  22.22% 13  18.75%
2 High Point 17  10  62.96% 10  62.50%
1 Liberty 15  14  51.72% 12  75.00%
6 North Carolina-Asheville 19  29.63% 10  37.50%
5 Radford 12  15  44.44% 43.75%
7 Virginia Military 21  22.22% 12  25.00%
3 Winthrop 16  11  59.26% 10  62.50%
*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 2, 2004
#7 Virginia Military (L) #2 High Point (W) 43-75 Millis Athletic Convocation Center PTS: 18. Danny Gathings
REB: 7. Jerry Echenique
AST: 5. Brent Halsch
PTS: 14. Radee Skipworth
REB: 11. Matt Murrer
AST: 5. Richard Little
Mar 2, 2004
#8 Charleston Southern (L) #1 Liberty (W) 54-60 Vines Center PTS: 19. David Dees
REB: 7. Gabe Martin
AST: 7. Brian Woodson
PTS: 16. Ed O'Neil
REB: 6. Thomas Harrison
AST: 7. Ed O'Neil
Mar 2, 2004
#6 North Carolina-Asheville (W) #3 Winthrop (L) 49-46 Winthrop Coliseum PTS: 12. Billy Houston
REB: 8. Billy Houston
AST: 2. Tyrone Walker
PTS: 13. K.J. Garland
REB: 8. K.J. Garland
AST: 2. K.J. Garland
Mar 2, 2004
#5 Radford (L) #4 Coastal Carolina (W) 62-67 Kimbel Arena PTS: 21. E.J. Gallup
REB: 7. E.J. Gallup
AST: 4. Colin Stevens
PTS: 14. Olumuyiwa Popoola
REB: 9. Aaron Gill
AST: 5. Whit Holcomb-Faye
Mar 4, 2004
#4 Coastal Carolina (L) #1 Liberty (W) 73-88 Vines Center PTS: 23. Larry Blair
REB: 9. Gabe Martin
AST: 4. Brian Woodson
PTS: 28. Brandon Newby
REB: 5. Brandon Newby
AST: 5. Kelvin Coggins
Mar 4, 2004
#6 North Carolina-Asheville (L) #2 High Point (W) 49-63 Millis Athletic Convocation Center PTS: 26. Zione White
REB: 14. Danny Gathings
AST: 5. Landon Quick
PTS: 14. Chad Mohn
REB: 8. Chad Mohn
AST: 4. Chad Mohn
Mar 6, 2004
#2 High Point (L) #1 Liberty (W) 44-89 Vines Center PTS: 29. Larry Blair
REB: 14. Jason Sarchet
AST: 4. Brian Woodson
PTS: 9. Jerry Echenique
REB: 8. Patrick Hilliman
AST: 1. Javier Palacios