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2004-2005 Mid-American Conference Men's Basketball Tournament

Tournament Information

Tournament Dates: Mar 7 - 12, 2005
Tournament Champions: Ohio
Tournament Runner Up: Buffalo
Tournament MOP/MVP: Leon Williams (Ohio, Fr.)
All-Tournament Team: Leon Williams (Ohio, Fr.), Jeremy Fears (Ohio, Fr.), Turner Battle (Buffalo, Sr.), Yassin Idbihi (Buffalo, So.), Danny Horace (Miami (OH), Sr.)
Championship Game Venue: Quicken Loans Arena (Cleveland, OH)
Tournament Attendance: N/A
Tournament Officials: Gary Bova, D.J. Carstensen, Tom Clark, JD Collins, Eugene Crawford, Randy Drury, Bill Ek, Tim Fogarty, Mike Foote, Dan Fouser, Sam Lickliter, Buddy Mayborg, Victor Montgomery, Mike Roberts, Sid Rodeheffer, Mike Sanzere, Jerry Sauder, Donnie Simpson, Lamar Simpson, Bart Wegenke, Brett Wegenke, Terry Wymer
 

Tournament Leaders

Total Points:Leon Williams (Ohio, Fr.) (68)
Total Rebounds:Leon Williams (Ohio, Fr.) (45)
Total Assists:Jeremy Fears (Ohio, Fr.) (14), Turner Battle (Buffalo, Sr.) (14)
Total Steals:Daniel Gilbert (Buffalo, Sr.) (11), Sonny Troutman (Ohio, So.) (11)
Total Blocks:Romeo Travis (Akron, So.) (6)
Total Minutes:Mychal Green (Ohio, Jr.) (146)
Total FIC:Leon Williams (Ohio, Fr.) (64.0)
Total Fouls:Daniel Gilbert (Buffalo, Sr.) (15)
Total Turnovers:Jeremy Fears (Ohio, Fr.) (13)
Total FGs:Leon Williams (Ohio, Fr.) (24)
Total 3PM:John Reimold (Bowling Green, Sr.) (9), Calvin Cage (Buffalo, Jr.) (9)
Total FTs:John Reimold (Bowling Green, Sr.) (21)

Tournament Bracket

First Round
8 Bowling Green 75
9 Ball State 73
 
 
 
 
 
4 Ohio 72
13 Marshall 66
 
 
 
 
5 Kent State 91
12 Central Michigan 60
 
7 Buffalo 73
10 Northern Illinois 66
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
6 Akron 78
11 Eastern Michigan 66
 
Quarterfinals
 
1 Miami (OH) 85
8 Bowling Green 65
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
4 Ohio 62
5 Kent State 55
2 Toledo 72
7 Buffalo 85
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 Western Michigan 66
6 Akron 60
Semifinals
 
 
 
1 Miami (OH) 56
4 Ohio 63
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 Western Michigan 68
7 Buffalo 75
Championship Game
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
4 Ohio 80
7 Buffalo 79

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 7, 2005
#13 Marshall (L) #4 Ohio (W) 66-72 Quicken Loans Arena PTS: 19. Terren Harbut
REB: 6. Leon Williams
AST: 4. Mychal Green
PTS: 18. A.W. Hamilton
REB: 6. Tre Whitted
AST: 3. Enoch Bunch
Mar 7, 2005
#11 Eastern Michigan (L) #6 Akron (W) 66-78 Quicken Loans Arena PTS: 23. Romeo Travis
REB: 10. Romeo Travis
AST: 4. Mario Collins
PTS: 17. Markus Austin
REB: 7. Michael Ross
AST: 3. Michael Ross
Mar 7, 2005
#12 Central Michigan (L) #5 Kent State (W) 60-91 Quicken Loans Arena PTS: 15. Armon Gates
REB: 5. Kevin Warzynski
AST: 4. Marcus Crenshaw
PTS: 15. Tony Bowne
REB: 6. Robert Sevalia
AST: 3. Tony Bowne
Mar 7, 2005
#9 Ball State (L) #8 Bowling Green (W) 73-75 Quicken Loans Arena PTS: 38. John Reimold
REB: 6. John Reimold
AST: 5. Steven Wright
PTS: 25. Skip Mills
REB: 7. Skip Mills
AST: 5. Matt McCollom
Mar 7, 2005
#10 Northern Illinois (L) #7 Buffalo (W) 66-73 Quicken Loans Arena PTS: 15. Daniel Gilbert
REB: 8. Daniel Gilbert
AST: 2. Mario Jordan
PTS: 16. Cory Sims
REB: 10. Todd Peterson
AST: 5. Cory Sims
Mar 10, 2005
#5 Kent State (L) #4 Ohio (W) 55-62 Quicken Loans Arena PTS: 14. Leon Williams
REB: 16. Leon Williams
AST: 3. Sonny Troutman
PTS: 16. Jay Youngblood
REB: 7. Jay Youngblood
AST: 3. DeAndre Haynes
Mar 10, 2005
#7 Buffalo (W) #2 Toledo (L) 85-72 Quicken Loans Arena PTS: 17. Keith Triplett
REB: 5. Florentino Valencia
AST: 4. Justin Ingram
PTS: 23. Calvin Cage
REB: 8. Yassin Idbihi
AST: 3. Daniel Gilbert
Mar 10, 2005
#8 Bowling Green (L) #1 Miami (OH) (W) 65-85 Quicken Loans Arena PTS: 28. Danny Horace
REB: 9. Danny Horace
AST: 4. Chet Mason
PTS: 24. John Reimold
REB: 6. Steven Wright
AST: 4. Steven Wright
Mar 10, 2005
#6 Akron (L) #3 Western Michigan (W) 60-66 Quicken Loans Arena PTS: 24. Ben Reed
REB: 13. Ben Reed
AST: 5. Rickey Willis
PTS: 12. Bubba Walther
REB: 7. Romeo Travis
AST: 6. Dru Joyce
Mar 11, 2005
#4 Ohio (W) #1 Miami (OH) (L) 63-56 Quicken Loans Arena PTS: 15. Nathan Peavy
REB: 11. Danny Horace
AST: 5. William Hatcher
PTS: 19. Sonny Troutman
REB: 8. Leon Williams
AST: 4. Jeremy Fears
Mar 11, 2005
#7 Buffalo (W) #3 Western Michigan (L) 75-68 Quicken Loans Arena PTS: 15. Ben Reed
REB: 7. Ben Reed
AST: 4. Brian Snider
PTS: 17. Yassin Idbihi
REB: 7. Yassin Idbihi
AST: 3. Mario Jordan
Mar 12, 2005
#7 Buffalo (L) #4 Ohio (W) 79-80 Quicken Loans Arena PTS: 29. Leon Williams
REB: 15. Leon Williams
AST: 5. Jeremy Fears
PTS: 22. Turner Battle
REB: 8. Mark Bortz
AST: 8. Turner Battle