Mid-American Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Brackets

2015-2016 Mid-American Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Information

Tournament Dates:Mar 7 - 12, 2016
Champions:#3 Buffalo
Runner-Up:#1 Akron
MVP/MOP:Willie Conner (Buffalo, Jr.)
All-Tournament Team:Isaiah Johnson (Akron, Jr.), Antonio Campbell (Ohio, Jr.), Lamonte Bearden (Buffalo, So.), Willie Conner (Buffalo, Jr.), C.J. Massinburg (Buffalo, Fr.)
Championship Venue:Quicken Loans Arena (Cleveland, OH)
Attendance:N/A
Officials:Bryan Anslinger, Chris Beaver, Dan Dorian, Bill Ek, Bill Elk, Donnie Eppley, Lewis Garrison, Courtney Green, Rob Kueneman, Glenn Mayborg, Buddy Mayborg, Buddy Mayborg, Steve Mcjunkins, Steve McJunkins, Kevin O'Connell, Ray Perone, Jim Schipper, Larry Scirotto, Darryl Smith, Frank Spencer, Gene Steretore, Tim Stewart, Ted Valentine, Terry Wymer

2015-2016 Mid-American Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Leaders

Total Points:Isaiah Johnson (Akron, Jr.) (54), Willie Conner (Buffalo, Jr.) (54)
Total Rebounds:Blake Hamilton (Buffalo, Sr.) (32)
Total Assists:Jaaron Simmons (Ohio, So.) (19), Lamonte Bearden (Buffalo, So.) (19)
Total Steals:Noah Robotham (Akron, So.) (7)
Total Blocks:Antonio Campbell (Ohio, Jr.) (6)
Total Minutes:Willie Conner (Buffalo, Jr.) (107)
Total FIC:Isaiah Johnson (Akron, Jr.) (44.5)
Total Fouls:Spencer Parker (Bowling Green, Sr.) (12)
Total Turnovers:Spencer Parker (Bowling Green, Sr.) (12)
Total FGs:Isaiah Johnson (Akron, Jr.) (23)
Total 3PM:Willie Conner (Buffalo, Jr.) (10)
Total FTs:Eric Washington (Miami (OH), Sr.) (10), Reggie McAdams (Akron, Sr.) (10), Blake Hamilton (Buffalo, Sr.) (10)

2015-2016 Mid-American Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Bracket

First Round
8 Eastern Michigan 69
9 Toledo 60
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
5 Kent State 69
12 Bowling Green 70
 
7 Northern Illinois 56
10 Western Michigan 50
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
6 Ball State 47
11 Miami (OH) 49
 
Quarterfinals
 
1 Akron 65
8 Eastern Michigan 63
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
4 Central Michigan 59
12 Bowling Green 62
2 Ohio 79
7 Northern Illinois 62
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 Buffalo 94
11 Miami (OH) 81
Semifinals
 
 
 
1 Akron 80
12 Bowling Green 66
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 Ohio 74
3 Buffalo 88
Championship Game
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1 Akron 61
3 Buffalo 64

2015-2016 Mid-American Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Participants

Seed School Ovr. Wins Ovr. Losses Ovr. Win % Conf. Wins Conf. Losses Conf. Win %
1 Akron 26  78.79% 13  72.22%
2 Ohio 21  11  65.63% 11  61.11%
3 Buffalo 19  14  57.58% 10  55.56%
4 Central Michigan 17  15  53.13% 10  55.56%
5 Kent State 19  13  59.38% 10  55.56%
6 Ball State 19  13  59.38% 10  55.56%
7 Northern Illinois 21  12  63.64% 50.00%
8 Eastern Michigan 18  15  54.55% 50.00%
9 Toledo 17  15  53.13% 10  44.44%
10 Western Michigan 13  19  40.63% 11  38.89%
11 Miami (OH) 13  20  39.39% 12  33.33%
12 Bowling Green 16  18  47.06% 13  27.78%

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

2015-2016 Mid-American Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Schedule

Date Away Team Home Team Result Venue Home Leaders Away Leaders
Mar 7, 2016 #11 Miami (OH) (W) #6 Ball State (L) 49-47 John E. Worthen Arena PTS: 15. Franko House
REB: 9. Trey Moses
AST: 3. Naiel Smith
PTS: 15. Eric Washington
REB: 9. Eric Washington
AST: 6. Eric Washington
Mar 7, 2016 #12 Bowling Green (W) #5 Kent State (L) 70-69 Memorial Athletic and Convocation Center PTS: 18. Christopher Ortiz
REB: 12. Christopher Ortiz
AST: 5. Kellon Thomas
PTS: 18. Spencer Parker
REB: 7. Demajeo Wiggins
AST: 6. David Joseph
Mar 7, 2016 #9 Toledo (L) #8 Eastern Michigan (W) 60-69 Convocation Center PTS: 19. Raven Lee
REB: 13. James Thompson IV
AST: 3. Tim Bond
PTS: 16. Nathan Boothe
REB: 10. Nathan Boothe
AST: 3. Nate Navigato
Mar 7, 2016 #10 Western Michigan (L) #7 Northern Illinois (W) 50-56 Convocation Center PTS: 18. Travon Baker
REB: 12. Levi Bradley
AST: 2. Aaric Armstead
PTS: 17. Tucker Haymond
REB: 11. Seth Dugan
AST: 5. Tucker Haymond
Mar 10, 2016 #8 Eastern Michigan (L) #1 Akron (W) 63-65 Quicken Loans Arena PTS: 20. Reggie McAdams
REB: 16. Isaiah Johnson
AST: 4. Antino Jackson
PTS: 23. Raven Lee
REB: 12. James Thompson IV
AST: 2. Brandon Nazione
Mar 10, 2016 #12 Bowling Green (W) #4 Central Michigan (L) 62-59 Quicken Loans Arena PTS: 16. Chris Fowler
REB: 16. John Simons
AST: 6. Chris Fowler
PTS: 26. Antwon Lillard
REB: 6. Rasheed Worrell
AST: 5. Ismail Ali
Mar 10, 2016 #7 Northern Illinois (L) #2 Ohio (W) 62-79 Quicken Loans Arena PTS: 21. Antonio Campbell
REB: 8. Antonio Campbell
AST: 11. Jaaron Simmons
PTS: 22. Marshawn Wilson
REB: 8. Marin Maric
AST: 3. Levi Bradley
Mar 10, 2016 #11 Miami (OH) (L) #3 Buffalo (W) 81-94 Quicken Loans Arena PTS: 25. Willie Conner
REB: 16. Blake Hamilton
AST: 7. Blake Hamilton
PTS: 16. Dion Wade
REB: 7. L.J. Livingston, Jr.
AST: 6. Eric Washington
Mar 11, 2016 #12 Bowling Green (L) #1 Akron (W) 66-80 Quicken Loans Arena PTS: 23. Isaiah Johnson
REB: 6. Isaiah Johnson
AST: 4. Antino Jackson
PTS: 12. Antwon Lillard
REB: 11. Rasheed Worrell
AST: 3. Ismail Ali
Mar 11, 2016 #3 Buffalo (W) #2 Ohio (L) 88-74 Quicken Loans Arena PTS: 16. Antonio Campbell
REB: 11. Antonio Campbell
AST: 8. Jaaron Simmons
PTS: 22. Willie Conner
REB: 9. C.J. Massinburg
AST: 9. Lamonte Bearden
Mar 12, 2016 #3 Buffalo (W) #1 Akron (L) 64-61 Quicken Loans Arena PTS: 14. Antino Jackson
REB: 6. Isaiah Johnson
AST: 5. Isaiah Johnson
PTS: 18. C.J. Massinburg
REB: 11. Blake Hamilton
AST: 6. Lamonte Bearden