NCAA Tournament Brackets

2004-2005 NCAA Tournament Information

Tournament Dates:Mar 15 - Apr 4, 2005
Champions:North Carolina
Runner-Up:Illinois
MVP/MOP:Sean May (North Carolina, Jr.)
All-Tournament Team:Sean May (North Carolina, Jr.), Raymond Felton (North Carolina, Jr.), Luther Head (Illinois, Sr.), Rashad McCants (North Carolina, Jr.), Deron Williams (Illinois, Jr.)
Final Four Teams:North Carolina, North Carolina, Illinois, Illinois
#1 Seeds:Illinois, Washington, North Carolina, Duke
Championship Venue:Edward Jones Dome (St. Louis, MO)
Attendance:N/A
Officials:Bob Adams, Patrick Adams, Bruce Benedict, Gerald Boudreaux, Jim Burr, John Cahill, JB Caldwell, Bob Cartmell, Dick Cartmell, Jeff Clark, Tim Clougherty, John Clougherty, Reggie Cofer, JD Collins, Fran Connolly, Ed Corbett, John Corio, William Covington Sr., Eric Curry, Joe Demayo, Ken Ditty, Robert Donato, Pat Driscoll, Duke Edsall, Mike Eggers, Pat Evans, Paul Faia, Bill Gracey, Donnie Gray, Tony Greene, Paul Greene, Reggie Greenwood, David Hall, Jim Haney, James Haney, Verne Harris, Carl Hess, Karl Hess, Bruce Hicks, John Higgings, Tim Higgins, John Higgins, Ed Hightower, Ted Hillary, John Hughes, Eddie Jackson, Paul Janssen, Leslie Jones, Bryan Kersey, Michael Kitts, Michael Kitts, David Libbey, Joe Lindley, Joe Lindsay, Tom Lopes, Jamie Luckie, Gary Maxwell, Glenn Mayborg, Randy McCall, Art McDonald, Terry Moore, Steve Morris, Mike Nance, Ray Natili, Tim Nestor, Jeff Nichols, Brian O'Connell, Tom O'Neill, Steve Olson, Steve Olson, Guy Pagano, Raymond Perone, Antonio Petty, Gerry Pollard, Rick Randall, Charles Range, Mark Reischling, Mark Reishling, Sid Rodeheffer, Larry Rose, Gary Sanchez, Mike Sanzere, Frank Scagliotta, Mike Scyphers, Curtis Shaw, Doug Shows, Doug Shows, Doug Sirmons, Steven Skiles, Bert Smith, Bob Staffen, Zelton Steed, Winston Stith, Mike Stuart, Jim Stupin, Mike Thibodeaux, Scott Thornley, Theodore Valent, Ted Valentine, Carlos Villanueva, Bill Vinovich, George Washington, Steve Welmer, Mark Whitehead, Mike Wood, Tom Wood, Tracy Woodson, Terry Wymer

2004-2005 NCAA Tournament Leaders

Total Points:Sean May (North Carolina, Jr.) (134)
Total Rebounds:Sean May (North Carolina, Jr.) (87)
Total Assists:Deron Williams (Illinois, Jr.) (50)
Total Steals:Rajon Rondo (Kentucky, Fr.) (12)
Total Blocks:Channing Frye (Arizona, Sr.) (17)
Total Minutes:Deron Williams (Illinois, Jr.) (227)
Total FIC:Sean May (North Carolina, Jr.) (132.4)
Total Fouls:Deron Williams (Illinois, Jr.) (18), Jackie Manuel (North Carolina, Sr.) (18), Jack Ingram (Illinois, Sr.) (18), Ellis Myles (Louisville, Sr.) (18)
Total Turnovers:Deron Williams (Illinois, Jr.) (18), Raymond Felton (North Carolina, Jr.) (18)
Total FGs:Sean May (North Carolina, Jr.) (52)
Total 3PM:Luther Head (Illinois, Sr.) (23)
Total FTs:Sean May (North Carolina, Jr.) (30)

2004-2005 NCAA Tournament Bracket

Play In Game
E16 Oakland 79
E16 Alabama A&M 69

Midwest Regional (Chicago)
First Round
M1 Illinois 67
M16 Fairleigh Dickinson 55
 
 
 
 
M8 Texas 57
M9 Nevada 61
 
M5 Alabama 73
M12 Milwaukee 83
 
 
 
 
M4 Boston College 85
M13 Pennsylvania 65
 
M6 LSU 68
M11 UAB 82
 
 
 
 
M3 Arizona 66
M14 Utah State 53
 
M7 Southern Illinois 65
M10 Saint Mary's 56
 
 
 
 
M2 Oklahoma State 63
M15 Southeastern Louisiana 50
 
Second Round
 
M1 Illinois 71
M9 Nevada 59
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
M4 Boston College 75
M12 Milwaukee 83
M3 Arizona 85
M11 UAB 63
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
M2 Oklahoma State 85
M7 Southern Illinois 77
Sweet Sixteen
 
 
 
M1 Illinois 77
M12 Milwaukee 63
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
M2 Oklahoma State 78
M3 Arizona 79
Elite Eight
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
M1 Illinois 90
M3 Arizona 89
West Regional (Albuquerque)
First Round
W1 Washington 88
W16 Montana 77
 
 
 
 
W8 Pacific 79
W9 Pittsburgh 71
 
W5 Georgia Tech 80
W12 George Washington 68
 
 
 
 
W4 Louisville 68
W13 Louisiana-Lafayette 62
 
W6 Texas Tech 78
W11 UCLA 66
 
 
 
 
W3 Gonzaga 74
W14 Winthrop 64
 
W7 West Virginia 63
W10 Creighton 61
 
 
 
 
W2 Wake Forest 70
W15 Chattanooga 54
 
Second Round
 
W1 Washington 97
W8 Pacific 79
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
W4 Louisville 76
W5 Georgia Tech 54
W3 Gonzaga 69
W6 Texas Tech 71
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
W2 Wake Forest 105
W7 West Virginia 111
Sweet Sixteen
 
 
 
W1 Washington 79
W4 Louisville 93
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
W6 Texas Tech 60
W7 West Virginia 65
Elite Eight
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
W4 Louisville 93
W7 West Virginia 85
East Regional (Syracuse)
First Round
E1 North Carolina 96
E16 Oakland 68
 
 
 
 
E8 Minnesota 53
E9 Iowa State 64
 
E5 Villanova 55
E12 New Mexico 47
 
 
 
 
E4 Florida 67
E13 Ohio 62
 
E6 Wisconsin 57
E11 Northern Iowa 52
 
 
 
 
E3 Kansas 63
E14 Bucknell 64
 
E7 Charlotte 63
E10 North Carolina State 75
 
 
 
 
E2 Connecticut 77
E15 UCF 71
 
Second Round
 
E1 North Carolina 92
E9 Iowa State 65
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
E4 Florida 65
E5 Villanova 76
E6 Wisconsin 71
E14 Bucknell 62
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
E2 Connecticut 62
E10 North Carolina State 65
Sweet Sixteen
 
 
 
E1 North Carolina 67
E5 Villanova 66
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
E6 Wisconsin 65
E10 North Carolina State 56
Elite Eight
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
E1 North Carolina 88
E6 Wisconsin 82
South Regional (Austin)
First Round
S1 Duke 57
S16 Delaware State 46
 
 
 
 
S8 Stanford 70
S9 Mississippi State 93
 
S5 Michigan State 89
S12 Old Dominion 81
 
 
 
 
S4 Syracuse 57
S13 Vermont 60
 
S6 Utah 60
S11 UTEP 54
 
 
 
 
S3 Oklahoma 84
S14 Niagara 67
 
S7 Cincinnati 76
S10 Iowa 64
 
 
 
 
S2 Kentucky 72
S15 Eastern Kentucky 64
 
Second Round
 
S1 Duke 63
S9 Mississippi State 55
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
S5 Michigan State 72
S13 Vermont 61
S3 Oklahoma 58
S6 Utah 67
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
S2 Kentucky 69
S7 Cincinnati 60
Sweet Sixteen
 
 
 
S1 Duke 68
S5 Michigan State 78
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
S2 Kentucky 62
S6 Utah 52
Elite Eight
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
S2 Kentucky 88
S5 Michigan State 94
Final Four (St. Louis)
Final Four
M1 Illinois 72
W4 Louisville 57
 
 
 
 
 
 
E1 North Carolina 87
S5 Michigan State 71
Championship Game
 
 
M1 Illinois 70
E1 North Carolina 75

2004-2005 NCAA Tournament Participants

Seed Region School Ovr. Wins Ovr. Losses Ovr. Win % Conf. Wins Conf. Losses Conf. Win % Berth Type
E1 East Regional (Syracuse) North Carolina 27  87.10% 14  87.50% At-Large
M1 Midwest Regional (Chicago) Illinois 32  96.97% 15  93.75% Tournament Winner
S1 South Regional (Austin) Duke 25  83.33% 11  68.75% Tournament Winner
W1 West Regional (Albuquerque) Washington 27  84.38% 14  77.78% Tournament Winner
E2 East Regional (Syracuse) Connecticut 22  75.86% 13  81.25% At-Large
M2 Midwest Regional (Chicago) Oklahoma State 24  80.00% 11  68.75% Tournament Winner
S2 South Regional (Austin) Kentucky 25  83.33% 14  87.50% At-Large
W2 West Regional (Albuquerque) Wake Forest 26  83.87% 13  81.25% At-Large
E3 East Regional (Syracuse) Kansas 23  79.31% 12  75.00% At-Large
M3 Midwest Regional (Chicago) Arizona 27  81.82% 15  83.33% At-Large
S3 South Regional (Austin) Oklahoma 24  77.42% 12  75.00% At-Large
W3 West Regional (Albuquerque) Gonzaga 25  86.21% 12  85.71% Tournament Winner
E4 East Regional (Syracuse) Florida 23  76.67% 12  75.00% Tournament Winner
M4 Midwest Regional (Chicago) Boston College 24  85.71% 13  81.25% At-Large
S4 South Regional (Austin) Syracuse 27  81.82% 11  68.75% Tournament Winner
W4 West Regional (Albuquerque) Louisville 29  87.88% 14  87.50% Tournament Winner
E5 East Regional (Syracuse) Villanova 22  75.86% 11  68.75% At-Large
M5 Midwest Regional (Chicago) Alabama 24  77.42% 12  75.00% At-Large
S5 South Regional (Austin) Michigan State 22  78.57% 13  81.25% At-Large
W5 West Regional (Albuquerque) Georgia Tech 19  11  63.33% 50.00% At-Large
E6 East Regional (Syracuse) Wisconsin 22  73.33% 11  68.75% At-Large
M6 Midwest Regional (Chicago) LSU 20  68.97% 12  75.00% At-Large
S6 South Regional (Austin) Utah 27  84.38% 13  92.86% At-Large
W6 West Regional (Albuquerque) Texas Tech 20  10  66.67% 10  62.50% At-Large
E7 East Regional (Syracuse) Charlotte 21  75.00% 12  75.00% At-Large
M7 Midwest Regional (Chicago) Southern Illinois 26  78.79% 15  83.33% At-Large
S7 South Regional (Austin) Cincinnati 24  77.42% 12  75.00% At-Large
W7 West Regional (Albuquerque) West Virginia 21  10  67.74% 50.00% At-Large
E8 East Regional (Syracuse) Minnesota 21  10  67.74% 10  62.50% At-Large
M8 Midwest Regional (Chicago) Texas 20  10  66.67% 56.25% At-Large
S8 South Regional (Austin) Stanford 18  12  60.00% 11  61.11% At-Large
W8 West Regional (Albuquerque) Pacific 26  89.66% 18  100.00% At-Large
E9 East Regional (Syracuse) Iowa State 18  11  62.07% 56.25% At-Large
M9 Midwest Regional (Chicago) Nevada 24  80.00% 16  88.89% At-Large
S9 South Regional (Austin) Mississippi State 22  10  68.75% 56.25% At-Large
W9 West Regional (Albuquerque) Pittsburgh 20  71.43% 10  62.50% At-Large
E10 East Regional (Syracuse) North Carolina State 19  13  59.38% 43.75% At-Large
M10 Midwest Regional (Chicago) Saint Mary's 25  75.76% 11  78.57% At-Large
S10 South Regional (Austin) Iowa 21  11  65.63% 43.75% At-Large
W10 West Regional (Albuquerque) Creighton 22  11  66.67% 10  55.56% Tournament Winner
E11 East Regional (Syracuse) Northern Iowa 22  70.97% 12  66.67% At-Large
M11 Midwest Regional (Chicago) UAB 21  10  67.74% 10  62.50% At-Large
S11 South Regional (Austin) UTEP 27  79.41% 14  77.78% Tournament Winner
W11 West Regional (Albuquerque) UCLA 18  10  64.29% 11  61.11% At-Large
E12 East Regional (Syracuse) New Mexico 26  81.25% 10  71.43% Tournament Winner
M12 Midwest Regional (Chicago) Milwaukee 24  82.76% 14  87.50% Tournament Winner
S12 South Regional (Austin) Old Dominion 28  84.85% 15  83.33% Tournament Winner
W12 West Regional (Albuquerque) George Washington 22  75.86% 11  68.75% Tournament Winner
E13 East Regional (Syracuse) Ohio 21  10  67.74% 11  61.11% Tournament Winner
M13 Midwest Regional (Chicago) Pennsylvania 20  71.43% 13  92.86% Regular Season Champion
S13 South Regional (Austin) Vermont 24  80.00% 16  88.89% Tournament Winner
W13 West Regional (Albuquerque) Louisiana-Lafayette 20  10  66.67% 11  73.33% Tournament Winner
E14 East Regional (Syracuse) Bucknell 22  70.97% 10  71.43% Tournament Winner
M14 Midwest Regional (Chicago) Utah State 24  77.42% 13  72.22% Tournament Winner
S14 South Regional (Austin) Niagara 20  68.97% 13  72.22% Tournament Winner
W14 West Regional (Albuquerque) Winthrop 27  84.38% 15  93.75% Tournament Winner
E15 East Regional (Syracuse) UCF 24  75.00% 13  65.00% Tournament Winner
M15 Midwest Regional (Chicago) Southeastern Louisiana 24  75.00% 13  81.25% Tournament Winner
S15 South Regional (Austin) Eastern Kentucky 22  73.33% 11  68.75% Tournament Winner
W15 West Regional (Albuquerque) Chattanooga 20  10  66.67% 10  62.50% Tournament Winner
E16 East Regional (Syracuse) Alabama A&M 18  13  58.06% 12  66.67% Tournament Winner
E16 East Regional (Syracuse) Oakland 12  18  40.00% 43.75% Tournament Winner
M16 Midwest Regional (Chicago) Fairleigh Dickinson 20  12  62.50% 13  72.22% Tournament Winner
S16 South Regional (Austin) Delaware State 19  13  59.38% 14  77.78% Tournament Winner
W16 West Regional (Albuquerque) Montana 18  12  60.00% 64.29% Tournament Winner

*Wins, Losses and Win % based on team records entering the tournament.

2004-2005 NCAA Tournament Schedule

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