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2002-2003 SEC Men's Basketball Tournament

Tournament Information

Tournament Dates: Mar 13 - 16, 2003
Tournament Champions: Kentucky
Tournament Runner Up: Mississippi State
Tournament MOP/MVP: Keith Bogans (Kentucky, Sr.)
All-Tournament Team: Keith Bogans (Kentucky, Sr.), Marquis Estill (Kentucky, Sr.), Ronald Dupree (LSU, Sr.), Timmy Bowers (Mississippi State, Jr.), Derrick Zimmerman (Mississippi State, Sr.)
Championship Game Venue: Louisiana Superdome (New Orleans, LA)
Tournament Attendance: N/A
Tournament Officials: John Clougherty, Tom Eades, Tom Lopes, Olandis Poole, Doug Shows, Bert Smith
 

Tournament Leaders

Total Points:Timmy Bowers (Mississippi State, Jr.) (53)
Total Rebounds:Jaime Lloreda (LSU, Jr.) (32)
Total Assists:Derrick Zimmerman (Mississippi State, Sr.) (22)
Total Steals:Timmy Bowers (Mississippi State, Jr.) (8)
Total Blocks:Marquis Estill (Kentucky, Sr.) (9), Jaime Lloreda (LSU, Jr.) (9)
Total Minutes:Timmy Bowers (Mississippi State, Jr.) (108)
Total FIC:Timmy Bowers (Mississippi State, Jr.) (40.8)
Total Fouls:Marquis Estill (Kentucky, Sr.) (10), Jaime Lloreda (LSU, Jr.) (10), Ontario Harper (Mississippi State, Jr.) (10), Branden Vincent (Mississippi State, Jr.) (10)
Total Turnovers:Torris Bright (LSU, Sr.) (12)
Total FGs:Ronald Dupree (LSU, Sr.) (19)
Total 3PM:Mario Moore (Vanderbilt, Fr.) (9)
Total FTs:Timmy Bowers (Mississippi State, Jr.) (14)

Tournament Bracket

First Round
W4 Alabama 69
E5 Vanderbilt 82
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
E4 South Carolina 56
W5 Ole Miss 62
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
W3 LSU 85
E6 Arkansas 56
 
Quarterfinals
 
E1 Kentucky 81
E5 Vanderbilt 63
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
W2 Auburn 66
E3 Tennessee 53
W1 Mississippi State 73
W5 Ole Miss 64
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
E2 Florida 61
W3 LSU 65
Semifinals
 
 
 
E1 Kentucky 78
W2 Auburn 58
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
W1 Mississippi State 76
W3 LSU 61
Championship Game
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
W1 Mississippi State 57
E1 Kentucky 64

Tournament Participants

Seed School Overall Wins Overall Losses Overall
Win %
Conference Wins Conference Losses Conference
Win %
E3 Tennessee 16  11  59.26% 50.00%
E4 South Carolina 13  14  48.15% 10  37.50%
W1 Mississippi State 20  74.07% 10  62.50%
W5 Ole Miss 12  15  44.44% 13  18.75%
W3 LSU 17  11  60.71% 43.75%
E1 Kentucky 25  86.21% 16  100.00%
E2 Florida 24  80.00% 12  75.00%
W2 Auburn 18  11  62.07% 43.75%
E6 Arkansas 18  33.33% 12  25.00%
W4 Alabama 17  10  62.96% 50.00%
E5 Vanderbilt 12  15  44.44% 11  31.25%
*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 13, 2003
#6 Arkansas (L) #3 LSU (W) 56-85 Louisiana Superdome PTS: 18. Collis Temple III
REB: 10. Ronald Dupree
AST: 5. Torris Bright
PTS: 18. Jonathon Modica
REB: 8. Larry Satchell
AST: 4. Wen Mukubu
Mar 13, 2003
#5 Ole Miss (W) #4 South Carolina (L) 62-56 Louisiana Superdome PTS: 20. Chris Warren
REB: 10. Rolando Howell
AST: 6. Chuck Eidson
PTS: 22. Justin Reed
REB: 16. Derrick Allen
AST: 2. Aaron Harper
Mar 13, 2003
#5 Vanderbilt (W) #4 Alabama (L) 82-69 Louisiana Superdome PTS: 24. Mo Williams
REB: 10. Kenny Walker
AST: 4. Mo Williams
PTS: 25. Mario Moore
REB: 8. Matt Freije
AST: 4. Jason Holwerda
Mar 14, 2003
#3 Tennessee (L) #2 Auburn (W) 53-66 Louisiana Superdome PTS: 17. Marco Killingsworth
REB: 10. Marco Killingsworth
AST: 4. Marco Killingsworth
PTS: 16. Ron Slay
REB: 10. Brandon Crump
AST: 5. C.J. Watson
Mar 14, 2003
#3 LSU (W) #2 Florida (L) 65-61 Louisiana Superdome PTS: 15. Matt Bonner
REB: 8. Matt Walsh
AST: 2. Matt Walsh
PTS: 24. Ronald Dupree
REB: 15. Jaime Lloreda
AST: 4. Antonio Hudson
Mar 14, 2003
#5 Vanderbilt (L) #1 Kentucky (W) 63-81 Louisiana Superdome PTS: 16. Keith Bogans
REB: 8. Marquis Estill
AST: 9. Cliff Hawkins
PTS: 18. Mario Moore
REB: 7. Brian Thornton
AST: 2. Mario Moore
Mar 14, 2003
#5 Ole Miss (L) #1 Mississippi State (W) 64-73 Louisiana Superdome PTS: 19. Mario Austin
REB: 6. Derrick Zimmerman
AST: 6. Derrick Zimmerman
PTS: 22. Justin Reed
REB: 15. Derrick Allen
AST: 3. David Sanders
Mar 15, 2003
#2 Auburn (L) #1 Kentucky (W) 58-78 Louisiana Superdome PTS: 17. Erik Daniels
REB: 10. Chuck Hayes
AST: 3. Chuck Hayes
PTS: 19. Brandon Robinson
REB: 9. Brandon Robinson
AST: 5. Marquis Daniels
Mar 15, 2003
#3 LSU (L) #1 Mississippi State (W) 61-76 Louisiana Superdome PTS: 26. Timmy Bowers
REB: 9. Derrick Zimmerman
AST: 11. Derrick Zimmerman
PTS: 11. Antonio Hudson
REB: 11. Jaime Lloreda
AST: 5. Xavier Whipple
Mar 16, 2003
#1 Kentucky (W) #1 Mississippi State (L) 64-57 Louisiana Superdome PTS: 13. Timmy Bowers
REB: 6. Michal Ignerski
AST: 5. Derrick Zimmerman
PTS: 22. Keith Bogans
REB: 9. Marquis Estill
AST: 6. Cliff Hawkins