NIT Tournament Brackets

2004-2005 NIT Tournament Information

Tournament Dates:Mar 14 - 31, 2005
Champions:South Carolina
Runner-Up:Saint Joseph's
MVP/MOP:Carlos Powell (South Carolina, Sr.)
All-Tournament Team:N/A
Final Four Teams:Saint Joseph's, Saint Joseph's, Maryland, Maryland
#1 Seeds:
Championship Venue:Madison Square Garden (Manhattan, NY)
Attendance:N/A
Officials:Patrick Adams, Roger Ayers, Chris Beavers, Frankie Bordeaux, William Bush, D.J. Carstensen, Tom Clark, Bernard Clifton, Bernard Clinton, Tim Clougherty, Reggie Cofer, Martin Cota, Rick Crawford, Sam Croft, Quinn Crozier, Brian Dorsey, Dave Draucker, Mike Eades, Duke Edsall, Warren Evans, Mike Giarratano, Dwayne Gladden, Donnie Gray, Tony Greene, Kelly Groom, Ron Grover, James Haney, George Harry, Byrne Haskins, Jeff Heater, Ronnie Hernandez, Sean Hull, Bill Humes, Michael Irving, Leslie Jones, Tim Kelly, Bryan Kersey, Shawn Lehigh, Sam Lickliter, Jamie Luckie, Jamie Luckie, Gary Maxwell, Gary Maxwell, Joe Mazzella, Terry Moore, Ray Naitli, Ray Natili, Tim Nestor, Robert Pennington, Gerry Pollard, Bobby Pults, Steven Pyatt, Chris Rastatter, Carlos Reyes, Stan Reynolds, Mike Roberts, Larry Rose, Mike Sanzere, Mark Schnur, Jerry Scott, Lamont Simpson, Lamar Simpson, Doug Sirmons, Allen Spainhour, Larry Spaulding, Frank Spencer, Michael Stephens, Milt Stowe, Raymond Styons, Raymond Styons, Matt Tackett, Tony Turner, Ron Tyburski, Emanuel Upton, Earl Walton, David Warfel, John Weeks, Archibald Whaley, Mike Wood, Sean Wright

2004-2005 NIT Tournament Leaders

Total Points:Pat Carroll (Saint Joseph's, Sr.) (118)
Total Rebounds:Dwayne Jones (Saint Joseph's, Jr.) (88)
Total Assists:Tre Kelley (South Carolina, So.) (26)
Total Steals:Carlos Powell (South Carolina, Sr.) (9)
Total Blocks:Dwayne Jones (Saint Joseph's, Jr.) (23)
Total Minutes:Dwayne Lee (Saint Joseph's, Jr.) (223)
Total FIC:Dwayne Jones (Saint Joseph's, Jr.) (100.8)
Total Fouls:Dwayne Jones (Saint Joseph's, Jr.) (16), Joey Dorsey (Memphis, Fr.) (16), Ekene Ibekwe (Maryland, So.) (16)
Total Turnovers:Sterling Ledbetter (Maryland, Jr.) (17)
Total FGs:Pat Carroll (Saint Joseph's, Sr.) (38)
Total 3PM:Pat Carroll (Saint Joseph's, Sr.) (20)
Total FTs:Dwayne Lee (Saint Joseph's, Jr.) (35)

2004-2005 NIT Tournament Bracket

First Round Bracket #1
Opening Round
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
- VCU 62
- Davidson 77
 
 
 
 
- Missouri State 105
- Rice 82
 
First Round
 
- Marquette 40
- Western Michigan 54
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
- Miami (OH) 58
- Texas Christian 60
- Maryland 85
- Oral Roberts 72
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
- Missouri State 71
- Davidson 82
Second Round
 
 
 
- Western Michigan 76
- Texas Christian 78
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
- Maryland 78
- Davidson 63
Quarterfinals
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
- Maryland 85
- Texas Christian 73
First Round Bracket #2
Opening Round
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
- Oregon State 83
- Cal State Fullerton 85
 
 
 
 
- San Francisco 69
- Denver 67
 
First Round
 
- UNLV 89
- Arizona State 78
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
- South Carolina 69
- Miami (FL) 67
- Georgetown 64
- Boston University 34
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
- San Francisco 69
- Cal State Fullerton 85
Second Round
 
 
 
- South Carolina 77
- UNLV 66
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
- Georgetown 74
- Cal State Fullerton 57
Quarterfinals
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
- South Carolina 69
- Georgetown 66
First Round Bracket #3
Opening Round
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
- Wichita State 85
- Houston 69
 
 
 
 
- Western Kentucky 88
- Kent State 80
 
First Round
 
- Memphis 90
- Northeastern 65
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
- Virginia Tech 60
- Temple 50
- Indiana 60
- Vanderbilt 67
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
- Wichita State 84
- Western Kentucky 81
Second Round
 
 
 
- Memphis 83
- Virginia Tech 62
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
- Vanderbilt 65
- Wichita State 63
Quarterfinals
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
- Memphis 81
- Vanderbilt 68
First Round Bracket #4
Opening Round
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
- Saint Joseph's 53
- Hofstra 44
 
 
 
 
- Buffalo 81
- Drexel 76
 
First Round
 
- Texas A&M 82
- Clemson 74
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
- Missouri 70
- DePaul 75
- Notre Dame 73
- Holy Cross 78
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
- Saint Joseph's 55
- Buffalo 50
Second Round
 
 
 
- DePaul 72
- Texas A&M 75
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
- Saint Joseph's 68
- Holy Cross 60
Quarterfinals
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
- Texas A&M 51
- Saint Joseph's 58
Semifinals and Finals
Semifinals
- Maryland 67
- South Carolina 75
 
 
 
 
 
 
- Saint Joseph's 70
- Memphis 58
Championship Game
 
 
- Saint Joseph's 57
- South Carolina 60

2004-2005 NIT Tournament Participants

Seed Region School Ovr. Wins Ovr. Losses Ovr. Win % Conf. Wins Conf. Losses Conf. Win %
- First Round Bracket #4 Holy Cross 25  80.65% 13  92.86%
- First Round Bracket #1 Oral Roberts 25  78.13% 13  81.25%
- First Round Bracket #4 Buffalo 22  70.97% 11  61.11%
- First Round Bracket #1 Davidson 21  72.41% 16  100.00%
- First Round Bracket #4 Hofstra 21  72.41% 12  66.67%
- First Round Bracket #3 Northeastern 21  70.00% 15  83.33%
- First Round Bracket #3 Western Kentucky 21  72.41% 64.29%
- First Round Bracket #2 Boston University 20  71.43% 14  77.78%
- First Round Bracket #4 DePaul 20  10  66.67% 10  62.50%
- First Round Bracket #2 Denver 20  10  66.67% 12  80.00%
- First Round Bracket #1 Western Michigan 20  12  62.50% 11  61.11%
- First Round Bracket #3 Wichita State 20  68.97% 12  66.67%
- First Round Bracket #2 Cal State Fullerton 19  10  65.52% 12  66.67%
- First Round Bracket #3 Kent State 19  12  61.29% 11  61.11%
- First Round Bracket #1 Marquette 19  12  61.29% 43.75%
- First Round Bracket #3 Memphis 19  15  55.88% 56.25%
- First Round Bracket #1 Miami (OH) 19  10  65.52% 12  66.67%
- First Round Bracket #1 Rice 19  11  63.33% 12  66.67%
- First Round Bracket #4 Saint Joseph's 19  11  63.33% 14  87.50%
- First Round Bracket #4 Texas A&M 19  67.86% 50.00%
- First Round Bracket #1 Texas Christian 19  13  59.38% 50.00%
- First Round Bracket #1 VCU 19  12  61.29% 13  72.22%
- First Round Bracket #2 Arizona State 18  14  56.25% 11  38.89%
- First Round Bracket #3 Houston 18  13  58.06% 56.25%
- First Round Bracket #1 Missouri State 18  12  60.00% 10  55.56%
- First Round Bracket #3 Vanderbilt 18  13  58.06% 50.00%
- First Round Bracket #4 Drexel 17  11  60.71% 12  66.67%
- First Round Bracket #4 Notre Dame 17  12  58.62% 56.25%
- First Round Bracket #2 Oregon State 17  14  54.84% 10  44.44%
- First Round Bracket #2 UNLV 17  13  56.67% 50.00%
- First Round Bracket #4 Clemson 16  15  51.61% 11  31.25%
- First Round Bracket #2 Georgetown 16  12  57.14% 50.00%
- First Round Bracket #1 Maryland 16  12  57.14% 43.75%
- First Round Bracket #2 Miami (FL) 16  13  55.17% 43.75%
- First Round Bracket #4 Missouri 16  17  48.48% 43.75%
- First Round Bracket #2 San Francisco 16  13  55.17% 42.86%
- First Round Bracket #2 South Carolina 16  13  55.17% 43.75%
- First Round Bracket #3 Temple 16  14  53.33% 11  68.75%
- First Round Bracket #3 Virginia Tech 16  13  55.17% 50.00%
- First Round Bracket #3 Indiana 15  13  53.57% 10  62.50%

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

2004-2005 NIT Tournament Schedule

Date Away Team Home Team Result Venue Home Leaders Away Leaders
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