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2011-2012 Big Ten Conference Men's Basketball Tournament

Tournament Information

Tournament Dates: Mar 8 - 11, 2012
Tournament Champions: Michigan State
Tournament Runner Up: Ohio State
Tournament MOP/MVP: Draymond Green (Michigan State, Sr.)
All-Tournament Team: Jared Sullinger (Ohio State, So.), Deshaun Thomas (Ohio State, So.), Draymond Green (Michigan State, Sr.), Brandon Wood (Michigan State, Sr.), Andre Hollins (Minnesota, Fr.)
Championship Game Venue: Bankers Life Fieldhouse (Indianapolis, IN)
Tournament Attendance: N/A
Tournament Officials: Bo Boroski, D.J. Carstensen, Eugene Crawford, Bill Ek, Bill Elk, Ed Hightower, Mike Kitts, Steve McJunkins, Terry Oglesby, Ray Perone, Jim Schipper, Larry Scirotto, Lamont Simpson, Gene Steratore, Ted Valentine, Terry Wymer
 

Tournament Leaders

Total Points:Jared Sullinger (Ohio State, So.) (72)
Total Rebounds:Draymond Green (Michigan State, Sr.) (35)
Total Assists:Keith Appling (Michigan State, So.) (16)
Total Steals:Aaron Craft (Ohio State, So.) (7)
Total Blocks:Draymond Green (Michigan State, Sr.) (6), Jared Sullinger (Ohio State, So.) (6)
Total Minutes:William Buford (Ohio State, Sr.) (114)
Total FIC:Jared Sullinger (Ohio State, So.) (50.8)
Total Fouls:Draymond Green (Michigan State, Sr.) (9), Jared Sullinger (Ohio State, So.) (9), Brandon Wood (Michigan State, Sr.) (9), Evan Smotrycz (Michigan, So.) (9)
Total Turnovers:Draymond Green (Michigan State, Sr.) (11)
Total FGs:Jared Sullinger (Ohio State, So.) (28)
Total 3PM:Ryne Smith (Purdue, Sr.) (8), Rob Wilson (Wisconsin, Sr.) (8)
Total FTs:Cody Zeller (Indiana, Fr.) (18)

Tournament Bracket

First Round
8 Iowa 64
9 Illinois 61
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
5 Indiana 75
12 Penn State 58
 
6 Purdue 79
11 Nebraska 61
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
7 Northwestern 68
10 Minnesota 75
 
Quarterfinals
 
1 Michigan State 92
8 Iowa 75
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
4 Wisconsin 79
5 Indiana 71
3 Ohio State 88
6 Purdue 71
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 Michigan 73
10 Minnesota 69
Semifinals
 
 
 
1 Michigan State 65
4 Wisconsin 52
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 Michigan 55
3 Ohio State 77
Championship Game
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1 Michigan State 68
3 Ohio State 64

Tournament Participants

Seed School Overall Wins Overall Losses Overall
Win %
Conference Wins Conference Losses Conference
Win %
-     -     -
*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 8, 2012
#9 Illinois (L) #8 Iowa (W) 61-64 Bankers Life Fieldhouse PTS: 20. Matt Gatens
REB: 9. Aaron White
AST: 7. Bryce Cartwright
PTS: 18. Meyers Leonard
REB: 6. Meyers Leonard
AST: 4. Tracy Abrams
Mar 8, 2012
#12 Penn State (L) #5 Indiana (W) 58-75 Bankers Life Fieldhouse PTS: 20. Jordan Hulls
REB: 10. Cody Zeller
AST: 2. Cody Zeller
PTS: 26. Tim Frazier
REB: 7. Ross Travis
AST: 4. Tim Frazier
Mar 8, 2012
#10 Minnesota (W) #7 Northwestern (L) 75-68 Bankers Life Fieldhouse PTS: 24. JerShon Cobb
REB: 8. JerShon Cobb
AST: 6. Dave Sobolewski
PTS: 25. Andre Hollins
REB: 10. Elliott Eliason
AST: 6. Austin Hollins
Mar 8, 2012
#11 Nebraska (L) #6 Purdue (W) 61-79 Bankers Life Fieldhouse PTS: 17. Anthony Johnson
REB: 7. Robbie Hummel
AST: 6. Terone Johnson
PTS: 22. Bo Spencer
REB: 8. Toney McCray
AST: 4. Toney McCray
Mar 9, 2012
#8 Iowa (L) #1 Michigan State (W) 75-92 Bankers Life Fieldhouse PTS: 21. Draymond Green
REB: 10. Draymond Green
AST: 6. Keith Appling
PTS: 20. Josh Oglesby
REB: 6. Zach McCabe
AST: 6. Bryce Cartwright
Mar 9, 2012
#5 Indiana (L) #4 Wisconsin (W) 71-79 Bankers Life Fieldhouse PTS: 30. Rob Wilson
REB: 9. Jared Berggren
AST: 4. Josh Gasser
PTS: 17. Christian Watford
REB: 10. Christian Watford
AST: 4. Victor Oladipo
Mar 9, 2012
#10 Minnesota (L) #2 Michigan (W) 69-73 Bankers Life Fieldhouse PTS: 30. Trey Burke
REB: 5. Tim Hardaway Jr.
AST: 3. Trey Burke
PTS: 21. Andre Hollins
REB: 9. Elliott Eliason
AST: 6. Andre Hollins
Mar 9, 2012
#6 Purdue (L) #3 Ohio State (W) 71-88 Bankers Life Fieldhouse PTS: 30. Jared Sullinger
REB: 12. Jared Sullinger
AST: 7. Aaron Craft
PTS: 20. D.J. Byrd
REB: 10. Robbie Hummel
AST: 10. Lewis Jackson
Mar 10, 2012
#4 Wisconsin (L) #1 Michigan State (W) 52-65 Bankers Life Fieldhouse PTS: 14. Draymond Green
REB: 16. Draymond Green
AST: 5. Draymond Green
PTS: 19. Jordan Taylor
REB: 5. Ryan Evans
AST: 3. Mike Bruesewitz
Mar 10, 2012
#3 Ohio State (W) #2 Michigan (L) 77-55 Bankers Life Fieldhouse PTS: 13. Tim Hardaway Jr.
REB: 7. Trey Burke
AST: 4. Trey Burke
PTS: 24. Jared Sullinger
REB: 6. Jared Sullinger
AST: 4. Lenzelle Smith, Jr.
Mar 11, 2012
#3 Ohio State (L) #1 Michigan State (W) 64-68 Bankers Life Fieldhouse PTS: 21. Brandon Wood
REB: 9. Draymond Green
AST: 5. Keith Appling
PTS: 18. Jared Sullinger
REB: 9. Jared Sullinger
AST: 4. Aaron Craft