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2007-2008 College Basketball Invitational

Tournament Information

Tournament Dates: Mar 18 - Apr 4, 2008
Tournament Champions: Tulsa
Tournament Runner Up: Bradley
Tournament MOP/MVP: Jerome Jordan (Tulsa, So.)
All-Tournament Team: Jeremy Crouch (Bradley, Sr.), Jerome Jordan (Tulsa, So.), Rob McKiver (Houston, Jr.), Sean Singletary (Virginia, Sr.), Ben Uzoh (Tulsa, So.)
Championship Game Venue: Reynolds Center (Tulsa, OK)
Tournament Attendance: 88,226
Tournament Officials: Roger Ayers, Bo Boroski, Alvin Cox, Quinn Crozier, Anthony Crozier, Mike Eades, Warren Evans, Jim Ferrari, Brad Ferrie, Darron George, Dwayne Gladden, Scott Harris, Eddie Jackson, Rick Jones, Les Jones, Bill Kennedy, Mike Litzelfeiner, Glenn Mayborg, Victor Montgomery, Jeff Nichols, Kevin O'Connell, Tom O'Neill, Rick O'Neill, Mike Partlow, Gerry Pollard, Qiunton Reece, Sid Rodeheffer, Brian Rood, Mike Sanzere, Jerry Sauder, Kelly Self, Frank Spencer, Zelton Steed, Gene Steratore, Mike Thibodeaux, Ron Tyburski, David Walker, Terry Wymer
 

Tournament Leaders

Total Points:Jeremy Crouch (Bradley, Sr.) (104), Ben Uzoh (Tulsa, So.) (104)
Total Rebounds:Jerome Jordan (Tulsa, So.) (67)
Total Assists:Daniel Ruffin (Bradley, Sr.) (36)
Total Steals:Andrew Warren (Bradley, So.) (14)
Total Blocks:Jerome Jordan (Tulsa, So.) (22)
Total Minutes:Ben Uzoh (Tulsa, So.) (214)
Total FIC:Jerome Jordan (Tulsa, So.) (81.9)
Total Fouls:Calvin Walls (Tulsa, Sr.) (22)
Total Turnovers:Daniel Ruffin (Bradley, Sr.) (17)
Total FGs:Ben Uzoh (Tulsa, So.) (36)
Total 3PM:Andrew Warren (Bradley, So.) (17), Jeremy Crouch (Bradley, Sr.) (17)
Total FTs:Jerome Jordan (Tulsa, So.) (32)

Tournament Bracket

First Round
E1 Virginia 66
E4 Richmond 64
 
 
 
 
E2 Old Dominion 68
E3 Rider 65
 
M1 Bradley 70
M4 Cincinnati 67
 
 
 
 
M2 Ohio 80
M3 Brown 74
 
S1 UTEP 69
S4 Utah 81
 
 
 
 
S2 Tulsa 61
S3 Miami (OH) 45
 
W1 Washington 71
W4 Valparaiso 72
 
 
 
 
W2 Nevada 79
W3 Houston 80
 
Quarterfinals
 
E1 Virginia 80
E2 Old Dominion 76
   
   
       
   
M1 Bradley 79
M2 Ohio 73
 
S2 Tulsa 69
S4 Utah 60
   
   
   
   
W3 Houston 91
W4 Valparaiso 67
 
Semifinals (Reseeded)
 
 
 
E1 Virginia 85
M1 Bradley 96
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
S2 Tulsa 73
W3 Houston 69
Championship Series (Best of 3)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
S2 Tulsa 73 74 70
M1 Bradley 68 83 64

Tournament Participants

Seed School Overall Wins Overall Losses Overall
Win %
Conference Wins Conference Losses Conference
Win %
E1 Virginia 15  15  50.00% 11  31.25%
E4 Richmond 16  14  53.33% 56.25%
E2 Old Dominion 17  15  53.13% 11  61.11%
E3 Rider 23  10  69.70% 13  72.22%
M1 Bradley 17  15  53.13% 50.00%
M4 Cincinnati 13  18  41.94% 10  44.44%
M2 Ohio 19  12  61.29% 56.25%
M3 Brown 19  67.86% 11  78.57%
S1 UTEP 19  13  59.38% 50.00%
S4 Utah 17  14  54.84% 43.75%
S2 Tulsa 20  13  60.61% 50.00%
S3 Miami (OH) 16  16  50.00% 56.25%
W1 Washington 16  16  50.00% 11  38.89%
W4 Valparaiso 21  13  61.76% 50.00%
W2 Nevada 21  11  65.63% 12  75.00%
W3 Houston 22  70.97% 11  68.75%
*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 18, 2008
#3 Houston (W) #2 Nevada (L) 80-79 Lawlor Events Center PTS: 24. Marcelus Kemp
REB: 7. Demarshay Johnson
AST: 5. Marcelus Kemp
PTS: 22. Rob McKiver
REB: 14. Dion Dowell
AST: 3. Rob McKiver
Mar 18, 2008
#4 Richmond (L) #1 Virginia (W) 64-66 John Paul Jones Arena PTS: 18. Sean Singletary
REB: 5. Mamadi Diane
AST: 3. Sean Singletary
PTS: 22. Dan Geriot
REB: 8. Kevin Smith
AST: 4. Oumar Sylla
Mar 18, 2008
#3 Brown (L) #2 Ohio (W) 74-80 Convocation Center PTS: 21. Jerome Tillman
REB: 12. Leon Williams
AST: 12. Bubba Walther
PTS: 39. Damon Huffman
REB: 6. Mark McAndrew
AST: 6. Mark McAndrew
Mar 18, 2008
#3 Rider (L) #2 Old Dominion (W) 65-68 Ted Constant Convocation Center PTS: 14. Frank Hassell
REB: 9. Frank Hassell
AST: 6. Brandon Johnson
PTS: 24. Ryan Thompson
REB: 17. Jason Thompson
AST: 5. Justin Robinson
Mar 19, 2008
#4 Cincinnati (L) #1 Bradley (W) 67-70 Carver Arena PTS: 20. Jeremy Crouch
REB: 9. Matt Salley
AST: 5. Daniel Ruffin
PTS: 23. Deonta Vaughn
REB: 8. Marcus Sikes
AST: 5. Jamual Warren
Mar 19, 2008
#3 Miami (OH) (L) #2 Tulsa (W) 45-61 Reynolds Center PTS: 22. Brett McDade
REB: 12. Jerome Jordan
AST: 6. Brett McDade
PTS: 12. Rodney Haddix II
REB: 8. Tim Pollitz
AST: 3. Tim Pollitz
Mar 19, 2008
#4 Valparaiso (W) #1 Washington (L) 72-71 Alaska Airlines Arena at Hec Edmundson Pavilion PTS: 22. Jon Brockman
REB: 12. Jon Brockman
AST: 4. Quincy Pondexter
PTS: 20. Bryan Bouchie
REB: 6. Urule Igbavboa
AST: 4. Brandon McPherson
Mar 19, 2008
#4 Utah (W) #1 UTEP (L) 81-69 Don Haskins Center PTS: 20. Stefon Jackson
REB: 9. Julyan Stone
AST: 7. Julyan Stone
PTS: 17. Johnnie Bryant
REB: 12. Luke Nevill
AST: 4. Luke Nevill
Mar 24, 2008
#4 Utah (L) #2 Tulsa (W) 60-69 Reynolds Center PTS: 22. Ben Uzoh
REB: 9. Calvin Walls
AST: 3. Calvin Walls
PTS: 19. Johnnie Bryant
REB: 9. Luke Nevill
AST: 3. Luka Drca
Mar 24, 2008
#2 Old Dominion (L) #1 Virginia (W) 76-80 John Paul Jones Arena PTS: 22. Sean Singletary
REB: 6. Jamil Tucker
AST: 10. Sean Singletary
PTS: 26. Brian Henderson
REB: 7. Keyon Carter
AST: 8. Brandon Johnson
Mar 24, 2008
#4 Valparaiso (L) #3 Houston (W) 67-91 Hofheinz Pavilion PTS: 33. Rob McKiver
REB: 12. Tafari Toney
AST: 5. DaShaun Williams
PTS: 16. Urule Igbavboa
REB: 7. Urule Igbavboa
AST: 4. Jake Diebler
Mar 24, 2008
#2 Ohio (L) #1 Bradley (W) 73-79 Carver Arena PTS: 22. Andrew Warren
REB: 7. Matt Salley
AST: 6. Daniel Ruffin
PTS: 20. Leon Williams
REB: 13. Leon Williams
AST: 5. Leon Williams
Mar 26, 2008
#1 Bradley (W) #1 Virginia (L) 96-85 John Paul Jones Arena PTS: 26. Jeff Jones
REB: 8. Mamadi Diane
AST: 8. Sean Singletary
PTS: 27. Jeremy Crouch
REB: 10. Matt Salley
AST: 8. Daniel Ruffin
Mar 26, 2008
#3 Houston (L) #2 Tulsa (W) 69-73 Reynolds Center PTS: 22. Ben Uzoh
REB: 15. Jerome Jordan
AST: 4. Calvin Walls
PTS: 30. Rob McKiver
REB: 6. Marcus Cousin
AST: 5. Rob McKiver
Mar 31, 2008
#1 Bradley (L) #2 Tulsa (W) 68-73 Reynolds Center PTS: 18. Jerome Jordan
REB: 13. Jerome Jordan
AST: 4. Brett McDade
PTS: 16. Jeremy Crouch
REB: 11. Matt Salley
AST: 5. Daniel Ruffin
Apr 2, 2008
#2 Tulsa (L) #1 Bradley (W) 74-83 Carver Arena PTS: 20. Jeremy Crouch
REB: 6. David Collins
AST: 8. Daniel Ruffin
PTS: 19. Ray Reese
REB: 8. Jerome Jordan
AST: 6. Ben Uzoh
Apr 4, 2008
#1 Bradley (L) #2 Tulsa (W) 64-70 Reynolds Center PTS: 17. Ben Uzoh
REB: 12. Jerome Jordan
AST: 3. Ray Reese
PTS: 17. Theron Wilson
REB: 10. Matt Salley
AST: 7. Jeremy Crouch