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2004-2005 Patriot League Men's Basketball Tournament

Tournament Information

Tournament Dates: Mar 4 - 11, 2005
Tournament Champions: Bucknell
Tournament Runner Up: Holy Cross
Tournament MOP/MVP: Charles Lee (Bucknell, Jr.)
All-Tournament Team: Chris McNaughton (Bucknell, So.), Kevin Hamilton (Holy Cross, Jr.), John Hurley (Holy Cross, Sr.), Joe Knight (Lehigh, Jr.), Charles Lee (Bucknell, Jr.)
Championship Game Venue: Hart Center (Worcester, MA)
Tournament Attendance: N/A
Tournament Officials: Jeffery Bryant, Bernard Clinton, Tom Defelice, Bob Donato, Paul Faia, Rich Giallella, Dwayne Gladden, Reggie Greenwood, James Haney, Carl Labranche, Bob Martin, Bill McCarthy, Art McDonald, Peter Palermino, Joseph Pescitelli, Jeff Plunkett, John Regan, Wally Rutecki, Frank Scagliotta, Jeff Smith, Jack Sweeney
 

Tournament Leaders

Total Points:Joe Knight (Lehigh, Jr.) (56)
Total Rebounds:Charles Lee (Bucknell, Jr.) (25)
Total Assists:Torey Thomas (Holy Cross, So.) (12)
Total Steals:Kevin Hamilton (Holy Cross, Jr.) (9)
Total Blocks:Nate Lufkin (Holy Cross, Sr.) (5)
Total Minutes:Kevin Hamilton (Holy Cross, Jr.) (112)
Total FIC:Joe Knight (Lehigh, Jr.) (35.5)
Total Fouls:John Hurley (Holy Cross, Sr.) (9), Earl Nurse (Lehigh, Sr.) (9)
Total Turnovers:Charles Lee (Bucknell, Jr.) (14)
Total FGs:Joe Knight (Lehigh, Jr.) (18)
Total 3PM:Joe Knight (Lehigh, Jr.) (13)
Total FTs:Matej Cresnik (American University, Sr.) (14)

Tournament Bracket

First Round
1 Holy Cross 76
8 Army 42
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
4 Lehigh 77
5 Colgate 60
3 American University 85
6 Navy 83
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 Bucknell 70
7 Lafayette 34
Semifinals
 
 
1 Holy Cross 57
4 Lehigh 53
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 Bucknell 53
3 American University 35
Championship Game
 
 
 
 
 
 
1 Holy Cross 57
2 Bucknell 61

Tournament Participants

Seed School Overall Wins Overall Losses Overall
Win %
Conference Wins Conference Losses Conference
Win %
3 American University 15  11  57.69% 57.14%
8 Army 23  11.54% 13  7.14%
2 Bucknell 19  67.86% 10  71.43%
5 Colgate 12  15  44.44% 50.00%
1 Holy Cross 22  81.48% 13  92.86%
7 Lafayette 18  33.33% 35.71%
4 Lehigh 13  14  48.15% 50.00%
6 Navy 18  33.33% 35.71%
*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 4, 2005
#6 Navy (L) #3 American University (W) 83-85 Sojka Pavilion PTS: 30. Matej Cresnik
REB: 8. Matej Cresnik
AST: 6. Linas Lekavicius
PTS: 20. Greg Sprink
REB: 5. Matt Fannin
AST: 5. Corey Johnson
Mar 4, 2005
#8 Army (L) #1 Holy Cross (W) 42-76 Hart Center PTS: 16. Kevin Hamilton
REB: 8. Nate Lufkin
AST: 4. Torey Thomas
PTS: 13. Matt Bell
REB: 11. Corban Bates
AST: 4. Cory Sinning
Mar 4, 2005
#7 Lafayette (L) #2 Bucknell (W) 34-70 Sojka Pavilion PTS: 19. Charles Lee
REB: 11. Charles Lee
AST: 4. Kevin Bettencourt
PTS: 12. Jamaal Douglas
REB: 6. Jamaal Douglas
AST: 3. Bilal Abdullah
Mar 4, 2005
#5 Colgate (L) #4 Lehigh (W) 60-77 Hart Center PTS: 45. Joe Knight
REB: 7. Joe Knight
AST: 3. Kyle Neptune
PTS: 18. Kyle Roemer
REB: 6. Andrew Zidar
AST: 3. Andrew Zidar
Mar 6, 2005
#4 Lehigh (L) #1 Holy Cross (W) 53-57 Hart Center PTS: 16. Kevin Hamilton
REB: 9. John Hurley
AST: 4. Torey Thomas
PTS: 11. Joe Knight
REB: 10. Michael Fischman
AST: 3. Earl Nurse
Mar 6, 2005
#3 American University (L) #2 Bucknell (W) 35-53 Sojka Pavilion PTS: 11. Chris Niesz
REB: 9. Charles Lee
AST: 5. Abe Badmus
PTS: 12. Matej Cresnik
REB: 4. Linas Lekavicius
AST: 2. Linas Lekavicius
Mar 11, 2005
#2 Bucknell (W) #1 Holy Cross (L) 61-57 Hart Center PTS: 21. Kevin Hamilton
REB: 6. John Hurley
AST: 4. Torey Thomas
PTS: 17. Chris McNaughton
REB: 7. Chris McNaughton
AST: 3. Kevin Bettencourt