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2009-2010 SEC Men's Basketball Tournament

Tournament Information

Tournament Dates: Mar 11 - 14, 2010
Tournament Champions: Kentucky
Tournament Runner Up: Mississippi State
Tournament MOP/MVP: John Wall (Kentucky, Fr.)
All-Tournament Team: John Wall (Kentucky, Fr.), DeMarcus Cousins (Kentucky, Fr.), Eric Bledsoe (Kentucky, Fr.), Jarvis Varnado (Mississippi State, Sr.), Barry Stewart (Mississippi State, Sr.)
Championship Game Venue: Bridgestone Arena (Nashville, TN)
Tournament Attendance: N/A
Tournament Officials: Patrick Adams, JB Caldwell, Rick Crawford, Tom Eades, Mike Eades, Pat Evans, Tony Greene, Ron Groover, Anthony Jordan, Joe Lindsay, Mike Nance, Antinio Petty, Doug Shows, Doug Sirmons, Bert Smith, Mike Stuart, Ted Valentine
 

Tournament Leaders

Total Points:Travis Leslie (Georgia, So.) (55)
Total Rebounds:DeMarcus Cousins (Kentucky, Fr.) (33)
Total Assists:John Wall (Kentucky, Fr.) (23)
Total Steals:John Wall (Kentucky, Fr.) (6), Travis Leslie (Georgia, So.) (6)
Total Blocks:Jarvis Varnado (Mississippi State, Sr.) (15)
Total Minutes:John Wall (Kentucky, Fr.) (114)
Total FIC:John Wall (Kentucky, Fr.) (47.3)
Total Fouls:Barry Stewart (Mississippi State, Sr.) (11), J.P. Prince (Tennessee, Sr.) (11)
Total Turnovers:John Wall (Kentucky, Fr.) (13)
Total FGs:Travis Leslie (Georgia, So.) (20)
Total 3PM:Kenny Boynton (Florida, Fr.) (7), Barry Stewart (Mississippi State, Sr.) (7), Eric Bledsoe (Kentucky, Fr.) (7)
Total FTs:John Wall (Kentucky, Fr.) (19)

Tournament Bracket

First Round
W4 Alabama 68
E5 South Carolina 63
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
E3 Tennessee 59
W6 LSU 49
 
E4 Florida 78
W5 Auburn 69
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
W3 Arkansas 64
E6 Georgia 77
 
Quarterfinals
 
E1 Kentucky 73
W4 Alabama 67
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
W2 Ole Miss 65
E3 Tennessee 76
W1 Mississippi State 75
E4 Florida 69
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
E2 Vanderbilt 78
E6 Georgia 66
Semifinals
 
 
 
E1 Kentucky 74
E3 Tennessee 45
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
W1 Mississippi State 62
E2 Vanderbilt 52
Championship Game
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
E1 Kentucky 75
W1 Mississippi State 74

Tournament Participants

Seed School Overall Wins Overall Losses Overall
Win %
Conference Wins Conference Losses Conference
Win %
W4 Alabama 16  14  53.33% 10  37.50%
W3 Arkansas 14  17  45.16% 43.75%
W5 Auburn 15  16  48.39% 10  37.50%
E4 Florida 20  11  64.52% 56.25%
E6 Georgia 13  16  44.83% 11  31.25%
E1 Kentucky 29  93.55% 14  87.50%
W6 LSU 11  19  36.67% 14  12.50%
W2 Ole Miss 21  70.00% 56.25%
W1 Mississippi State 21  10  67.74% 56.25%
E5 South Carolina 15  15  50.00% 10  37.50%
E3 Tennessee 23  76.67% 11  68.75%
E2 Vanderbilt 23  76.67% 12  75.00%
*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 11, 2010
#5 Auburn (L) #4 Florida (W) 69-78 Bridgestone Arena PTS: 24. Alex Tyus
REB: 7. Erving Walker
AST: 6. Erving Walker
PTS: 27. Frankie Sullivan
REB: 9. Lucas Hargrove
AST: 5. DeWayne Reed
Mar 11, 2010
#5 South Carolina (L) #4 Alabama (W) 63-68 Bridgestone Arena PTS: 17. Mikhail Torrance
REB: 8. Tony Mitchell
AST: 2. JaMychal Green
PTS: 21. Devan Downey
REB: 14. Lakeem Jackson
AST: 2. Ramon Galloway
Mar 11, 2010
#6 Georgia (W) #3 Arkansas (L) 77-64 Bridgestone Arena PTS: 20. Michael Washington
REB: 6. Marshawn Powell
AST: 2. Julysses Nobles
PTS: 23. Trey Thompkins
REB: 14. Trey Thompkins
AST: 6. Trey Thompkins
Mar 11, 2010
#6 LSU (L) #3 Tennessee (W) 49-59 Bridgestone Arena PTS: 17. Wayne Chism
REB: 14. Brian Williams
AST: 4. Scotty Hopson
PTS: 18. Storm Warren
REB: 8. Tasmin Mitchell
AST: 5. Chris Bass
Mar 12, 2010
#4 Alabama (L) #1 Kentucky (W) 67-73 Bridgestone Arena PTS: 23. John Wall
REB: 8. DeMarcus Cousins
AST: 5. John Wall
PTS: 20. Mikhail Torrance
REB: 12. Tony Mitchell
AST: 3. Anthony Brock
Mar 12, 2010
#6 Georgia (L) #2 Vanderbilt (W) 66-78 Bridgestone Arena PTS: 25. John Jenkins
REB: 10. Andre Walker
AST: 6. Jermaine Beal
PTS: 34. Travis Leslie
REB: 6. Travis Leslie
AST: 5. Trey Thompkins
Mar 12, 2010
#3 Tennessee (W) #2 Ole Miss (L) 76-65 Bridgestone Arena PTS: 16. Chris Warren
REB: 7. Terrico White
AST: 3. Chris Warren
PTS: 17. J.P. Prince
REB: 15. Wayne Chism
AST: 3. J.P. Prince
Mar 12, 2010
#4 Florida (L) #1 Mississippi State (W) 69-75 Bridgestone Arena PTS: 17. Barry Stewart
REB: 6. Ravern Johnson
AST: 5. Dee Bost
PTS: 23. Kenny Boynton
REB: 7. Chandler Parsons
AST: 3. Kenny Boynton
Mar 13, 2010
#2 Vanderbilt (L) #1 Mississippi State (W) 52-62 Bridgestone Arena PTS: 14. Barry Stewart
REB: 9. Jarvis Varnado
AST: 2. Phil Turner
PTS: 11. Jermaine Beal
REB: 8. Jeffery Taylor
AST: 3. Brad Tinsley
Mar 13, 2010
#3 Tennessee (L) #1 Kentucky (W) 45-74 Bridgestone Arena PTS: 19. DeMarcus Cousins
REB: 15. DeMarcus Cousins
AST: 9. John Wall
PTS: 11. Scotty Hopson
REB: 5. Brian Williams
AST: 4. J.P. Prince
Mar 14, 2010
#1 Mississippi State (L) #1 Kentucky (W) 74-75 Bridgestone Arena PTS: 18. Eric Bledsoe
REB: 10. DeMarcus Cousins
AST: 9. John Wall
PTS: 20. Ravern Johnson
REB: 10. Barry Stewart
AST: 5. Dee Bost