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2008-2009 CAA Men's Basketball Tournament

Tournament Information

Tournament Dates: Mar 6 - 9, 2009
Tournament Champions: VCU
Tournament Runner Up: George Mason
Tournament MOP/MVP: Eric Maynor (VCU, Sr.)
All-Tournament Team: Eric Maynor (VCU, Sr.), Junior Hairston (Towson, Sr.), Gerald Lee (Old Dominion, Jr.), Cam Long (George Mason, Jr.), Larry Sanders (VCU, So.), Dre Smith (George Mason, Sr.)
Championship Game Venue: Richmond Coliseum (Richmond, VA)
Tournament Attendance: N/A
Tournament Officials: Roger Ayers, Sean Cassidy, Bernard Clifton, Tony Dawkins, Brian Dorsey, Mike Eades, Dwayne Gladden, Sean Hull, William Humes, Les Jones, Tim Kelly, Bryan Kersey, Jamie Luckie, Raymond Naitili, Tim Nestor, Raymond Styons, Raymond Styons, Rob Testa, Ron Tyburski, Mike Wood
 

Tournament Leaders

Total Points:Eric Maynor (VCU, Sr.) (66)
Total Rebounds:Larry Sanders (VCU, So.) (40)
Total Assists:Eric Maynor (VCU, Sr.) (16)
Total Steals:Troy Franklin (Towson, Fr.) (8)
Total Blocks:Larry Sanders (VCU, So.) (11)
Total Minutes:Eric Maynor (VCU, Sr.) (107)
Total FIC:Larry Sanders (VCU, So.) (43.8)
Total Fouls:Robert Nwankwo (Towson, So.) (10)
Total Turnovers:Eric Maynor (VCU, Sr.) (10)
Total FGs:Eric Maynor (VCU, Sr.) (23)
Total 3PM:Eric Maynor (VCU, Sr.) (7), Dre Smith (George Mason, Sr.) (7)
Total FTs:Charles Jenkins (Hofstra, So.) (15)

Tournament Bracket

First Round
8 Georgia State 54
9 Delaware 41
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
5 Hofstra 79
12 North Carolina-Wilmington 66
 
7 James Madison 70
10 William & Mary 48
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
6 Drexel 62
11 Towson 73
 
Quarterfinals
 
1 VCU 61
8 Georgia State 52
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
4 Old Dominion 52
5 Hofstra 51
2 George Mason 61
7 James Madison 53
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 Northeastern 54
11 Towson 58
Semifinals
 
 
 
1 VCU 61
4 Old Dominion 53
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 George Mason 56
11 Towson 48
Championship Game
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1 VCU 71
2 George Mason 50

Tournament Participants

Seed School Overall Wins Overall Losses Overall
Win %
Conference Wins Conference Losses Conference
Win %
1 VCU 21  70.00% 14  77.78%
2 George Mason 20  68.97% 13  72.22%
3 Northeastern 18  11  62.07% 12  66.67%
4 Old Dominion 20  68.97% 12  66.67%
5 Hofstra 20  10  66.67% 11  61.11%
6 Drexel 15  13  53.57% 10  55.56%
7 James Madison 18  13  58.06% 50.00%
8 Georgia State 11  19  36.67% 10  44.44%
9 Delaware 13  18  41.94% 12  33.33%
10 William & Mary 10  19  34.48% 13  27.78%
11 Towson 10  21  32.26% 13  27.78%
12 North Carolina-Wilmington 24  22.58% 15  16.67%
*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 6, 2009
#10 William & Mary (L) #7 James Madison (W) 48-70 Richmond Coliseum PTS: 19. Pierre Curtis
REB: 6. Pierre Curtis
AST: 3. Ben Louis
PTS: 19. Danny Sumner
REB: 6. Danny Sumner
AST: 2. Kendrix Brown
Mar 6, 2009
#9 Delaware (L) #8 Georgia State (W) 41-54 Richmond Coliseum PTS: 15. Joe Dukes
REB: 13. Rashad Chase
AST: 5. Joe Dukes
PTS: 11. Marc Egerson
REB: 9. Jim Ledsome
AST: 3. Brian Johnson
Mar 6, 2009
#11 Towson (W) #6 Drexel (L) 73-62 Richmond Coliseum PTS: 11. Daryl McCoy
REB: 11. Leon Spencer
AST: 1. Daryl McCoy
PTS: 24. Junior Hairston
REB: 8. Robert Nwankwo
AST: 4. Brian Morris
Mar 6, 2009
#12 North Carolina-Wilmington (L) #5 Hofstra (W) 66-79 Richmond Coliseum PTS: 27. Charles Jenkins
REB: 12. Greg Washington
AST: 9. Charles Jenkins
PTS: 22. Johnny Wolf
REB: 6. Johnny Wolf
AST: 2. Johnny Wolf
Mar 7, 2009
#8 Georgia State (L) #1 VCU (W) 52-61 Richmond Coliseum PTS: 18. Eric Maynor
REB: 6. Larry Sanders
AST: 4. Eric Maynor
PTS: 24. Joe Dukes
REB: 6. Joe Dukes
AST: 2. Joe Dukes
Mar 7, 2009
#11 Towson (W) #3 Northeastern (L) 58-54 Richmond Coliseum PTS: 23. Manny Adako
REB: 10. Chaisson Allen
AST: 2. Baptiste Bataille
PTS: 14. Junior Hairston
REB: 6. Robert Nwankwo
AST: 4. Troy Franklin
Mar 7, 2009
#5 Hofstra (L) #4 Old Dominion (W) 51-52 Richmond Coliseum PTS: 30. Gerald Lee
REB: 10. Gerald Lee
AST: 2. Jonathan Adams
PTS: 27. Charles Jenkins
REB: 6. Charles Jenkins
AST: 2. Cornelius Vines
Mar 7, 2009
#7 James Madison (L) #2 George Mason (W) 53-61 Richmond Coliseum PTS: 12. Cam Long
REB: 9. Louis Birdsong
AST: 3. John Vaughan
PTS: 16. Pierre Curtis
REB: 8. Juwann James
AST: 2. Ben Louis
Mar 8, 2009
#11 Towson (L) #2 George Mason (W) 48-56 Richmond Coliseum PTS: 15. Darryl Monroe
REB: 9. Louis Birdsong
AST: 5. Luke Hancock
PTS: 15. Josh Thornton
REB: 10. Junior Hairston
AST: 5. Rocky Coleman
Mar 8, 2009
#4 Old Dominion (L) #1 VCU (W) 53-61 Richmond Coliseum PTS: 23. Eric Maynor
REB: 14. Larry Sanders
AST: 4. Eric Maynor
PTS: 14. Frank Hassell
REB: 7. Kent Bazemore
AST: 3. Jonathan Adams
Mar 9, 2009
#2 George Mason (L) #1 VCU (W) 50-71 Richmond Coliseum PTS: 25. Eric Maynor
REB: 20. Larry Sanders
AST: 8. Eric Maynor
PTS: 23. Dre Smith
REB: 6. Cam Long
AST: 3. Cam Long