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2003-2004 Horizon League Men's Basketball Tournament

Tournament Information

Tournament Dates: Mar 2 - 9, 2004
Tournament Champions: Illinois-Chicago
Tournament Runner Up: Milwaukee
Tournament MOP/MVP: Armond Williams (Illinois-Chicago, Jr.)
All-Tournament Team: Armond Williams (Illinois-Chicago, Jr.), Cedrick Banks (Illinois-Chicago, Jr.), Dylan Page (Milwaukee, Sr.), Elliott Poole (Illinois-Chicago, Fr.), Avery Sheets (Butler, So.)
Championship Game Venue: U.S. Cellular Arena (Milwaukee, WI)
Tournament Attendance: N/A
Tournament Officials: Tom Clark, Mike Foote, Glenn Mayborg
 

Tournament Leaders

Total Points:Avery Sheets (Butler, So.) (50)
Total Rebounds:Armond Williams (Illinois-Chicago, Jr.) (22)
Total Assists:Mike Monserez (Butler, Sr.) (14)
Total Steals:Ryvon Covile (Detroit, So.) (6), Terrance Whiters (Loyola (IL), So.) (6)
Total Blocks:Duane Lightfoot, Jr. (Butler, Jr.) (6)
Total Minutes:Ryvon Covile (Detroit, So.) (104)
Total FIC:Nick Brooks (Butler, Fr.) (33.8)
Total Fouls:Duane Lightfoot, Jr. (Butler, Jr.) (10), Rulon Harris (Detroit, Sr.) (10)
Total Turnovers:Martell Bailey (Illinois-Chicago, Jr.) (17)
Total FGs:Avery Sheets (Butler, So.) (18)
Total 3PM:Ed McCants (Milwaukee, Jr.) (11)
Total FTs:Paul McMillan (Loyola (IL), So.) (12)

Tournament Bracket

First Round
4 Detroit 62
9 Cleveland State 36
 
 
 
 
5 Wright State 59
8 Loyola (IL) 76
 
 
 
 
 
6 Butler 88
7 Youngstown State 57
 
Quarterfinals
 
4 Detroit 60
8 Loyola (IL) 55
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 Green Bay 50
6 Butler 72
Semifinals
 
 
1 Milwaukee 58
4 Detroit 50
 
 
2 Illinois-Chicago 65
6 Butler 56
Championship Game
 
 
 
1 Milwaukee 62
2 Illinois-Chicago 65

Tournament Participants

Seed School Overall Wins Overall Losses Overall
Win %
Conference Wins Conference Losses Conference
Win %
6 Butler 14  13  51.85% 50.00%
9 Cleveland State 24  14.29% 16  0.00%
4 Detroit 17  10  62.96% 10  62.50%
2 Illinois-Chicago 22  75.86% 12  75.00%
8 Loyola (IL) 19  29.63% 12  25.00%
3 Green Bay 17  10  62.96% 11  68.75%
1 Milwaukee 18  66.67% 13  81.25%
5 Wright State 14  13  51.85% 10  62.50%
7 Youngstown State 19  29.63% 12  25.00%
*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
#8 Loyola (IL) (W) #5 Wright State (L) 76-59 Nutter Center PTS: 21. Vernard Hollins
REB: 8. Vernard Hollins
AST: 6. Dashaun Wood
PTS: 19. Terrance Whiters
REB: 11. Paul McMillan
AST: 4. Terrance Whiters
Mar 2, 2004
#7 Youngstown State (L) #6 Butler (W) 57-88 Hinkle Fieldhouse PTS: 21. Avery Sheets
REB: 5. Avery Sheets
AST: 9. Mike Monserez
PTS: 21. Adam Baumann
REB: 4. Adam Baumann
AST: 3. Quin Humphrey
Mar 2, 2004
#9 Cleveland State (L) #4 Detroit (W) 36-62 Calihan Hall PTS: 13. Jimmy Twyman
REB: 9. Elijah Warren
AST: 6. Rulon Harris
PTS: 11. Jermaine Robinson
REB: 7. Amadou Koundoul
AST: 3. Victor Morris
Mar 5, 2004
#8 Loyola (IL) (L) #4 Detroit (W) 55-60 Hinkle Fieldhouse PTS: 26. Jimmy Twyman
REB: 7. Ryvon Covile
AST: 5. Elijah Warren
PTS: 22. Paul McMillan
REB: 5. Paul McMillan
AST: 3. Blake Schilb
Mar 5, 2004
#6 Butler (W) #3 Green Bay (L) 72-50 Hinkle Fieldhouse PTS: 12. Mike King
REB: 7. Kevin Hughes
AST: 7. Javier Mendiburu
PTS: 23. Avery Sheets
REB: 6. Mike Monserez
AST: 7. Nick Brooks
Mar 6, 2004
#6 Butler (L) #2 Illinois-Chicago (W) 56-65 Hinkle Fieldhouse PTS: 22. Cedrick Banks
REB: 12. Armond Williams
AST: 6. Martell Bailey
PTS: 18. Bruce Horan
REB: 7. Duane Lightfoot, Jr.
AST: 3. Mike Monserez
Mar 6, 2004
#4 Detroit (L) #1 Milwaukee (W) 50-58 Hinkle Fieldhouse PTS: 20. Ed McCants
REB: 7. Nate Mielke
AST: 4. Kalombo Kadima
PTS: 13. Ryvon Covile
REB: 6. Ryvon Covile
AST: 5. James Thues
Mar 9, 2004
#2 Illinois-Chicago (W) #1 Milwaukee (L) 65-62 U.S. Cellular Arena PTS: 20. Dylan Page
REB: 9. Dylan Page
AST: 4. Chris Hill
PTS: 14. Cedrick Banks
REB: 10. Armond Williams
AST: 3. Martell Bailey