American Athletic Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Brackets

2015-2016 American Athletic Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Information

Tournament Dates:Mar 10 - 13, 2016
Champions:#5 Connecticut
Runner-Up:#6 Memphis
MVP/MOP:Daniel Hamilton (Connecticut, So.)
All-Tournament Team:Troy Caupain (Cincinnati, Jr.), Jaylen Bond (Temple, Sr.), Dedric Lawson (Memphis, Fr.), Shonn Miller (Connecticut, Sr.), Jalen Adams (Connecticut, Fr.)
Championship Venue:Amway Center (Orlando, FL)
Attendance:N/A
Officials:Clarence Armstrong, Jose Carrion, Rick Crawford, Joe DeRosa, Brent Hampton, Bill Jacobson, Peter Juzenas, Ray Natili, Steve Olson, Gerry Pollard, Mark Schnur, Alfred Smith, Michael Stephens, Mike Stuart

2015-2016 American Athletic Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Leaders

Total Points:Daniel Hamilton (Connecticut, So.) (63)
Total Rebounds:Daniel Hamilton (Connecticut, So.) (34)
Total Assists:Daniel Hamilton (Connecticut, So.) (16)
Total Steals:Malik Morgan (Tulane, Jr.) (5), Quenton DeCosey (Temple, Sr.) (5)
Total Blocks:Amida Brimah (Connecticut, Jr.) (10)
Total Minutes:Daniel Hamilton (Connecticut, So.) (126)
Total FIC:Daniel Hamilton (Connecticut, So.) (55.4)
Total Fouls:Shaq Goodwin (Memphis, Sr.) (12)
Total Turnovers:Dylan Osetkowski (Tulane, So.) (10)
Total FGs:Daniel Hamilton (Connecticut, So.) (20), Dedric Lawson (Memphis, Fr.) (20)
Total 3PM:Sterling Gibbs (Connecticut, Sr.) (9)
Total FTs:Daniel Hamilton (Connecticut, So.) (20)

2015-2016 American Athletic Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Bracket

First Round
8 East Carolina 66
9 South Florida 71
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
7 UCF 63
10 Tulane 65
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Quarterfinals
 
1 Temple 79
9 South Florida 62
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
4 Cincinnati 97
5 Connecticut 104
2 Houston 69
10 Tulane 72
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 Tulsa 67
6 Memphis 89
Semifinals
 
 
 
1 Temple 62
5 Connecticut 77
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
6 Memphis 74
10 Tulane 54
Championship Game
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
5 Connecticut 72
6 Memphis 58

2015-2016 American Athletic Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Participants

Seed School Ovr. Wins Ovr. Losses Ovr. Win % Conf. Wins Conf. Losses Conf. Win %
1 Temple 21  11  65.63% 14  77.78%
2 Houston 22  70.97% 12  66.67%
3 Tulsa 20  11  64.52% 12  66.67%
4 Cincinnati 22  10  68.75% 12  66.67%
5 Connecticut 23  10  69.70% 11  61.11%
6 Memphis 19  14  57.58% 10  44.44%
7 UCF 12  18  40.00% 12  33.33%
8 East Carolina 12  20  37.50% 14  22.22%
9 South Florida 25  24.24% 14  22.22%
10 Tulane 12  22  35.29% 15  16.67%

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

2015-2016 American Athletic Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Schedule

Date Away Team Home Team Result Venue Home Leaders Away Leaders
Mar 10, 2016 #9 South Florida (W) #8 East Carolina (L) 71-66 Amway Center PTS: 19. B.J. Tyson
REB: 10. Michael Zangari
AST: 4. Prince Williams
PTS: 19. Angel Nunez
REB: 11. Angel Nunez
AST: 4. Nehemias Morillo
Mar 10, 2016 #10 Tulane (W) #7 UCF (L) 65-63 Amway Center PTS: 20. A.J. Davis
REB: 12. Tacko Fall
AST: 4. A.J. Davis
PTS: 13. Louis Dabney
REB: 9. Malik Morgan
AST: 3. Louis Dabney
Mar 11, 2016 #9 South Florida (L) #1 Temple (W) 62-79 Amway Center PTS: 17. Jaylen Bond
REB: 8. Jaylen Bond
AST: 7. Josh Brown
PTS: 19. Chris Perry
REB: 9. Jaleel Cousins
AST: 2. Jaleel Cousins
Mar 11, 2016 #5 Connecticut (W) #4 Cincinnati (L) 104-97 Amway Center PTS: 37. Troy Caupain
REB: 12. Gary Clark
AST: 5. Troy Caupain
PTS: 32. Daniel Hamilton
REB: 12. Daniel Hamilton
AST: 8. Daniel Hamilton
Mar 11, 2016 #10 Tulane (W) #2 Houston (L) 72-69 Amway Center PTS: 17. Rob Gray
REB: 9. LeRon Barnes
AST: 4. Devonta Pollard
PTS: 18. Dylan Osetkowski
REB: 8. Dylan Osetkowski
AST: 4. Malik Morgan
Mar 11, 2016 #6 Memphis (W) #3 Tulsa (L) 89-67 Amway Center PTS: 15. Shaquille Harrison
REB: 7. Brandon Swannegan
AST: 3. Shaquille Harrison
PTS: 22. Dedric Lawson
REB: 12. Dedric Lawson
AST: 4. Trahson Burrell
Mar 12, 2016 #5 Connecticut (W) #1 Temple (L) 77-62 Amway Center PTS: 17. Jaylen Bond
REB: 10. Jaylen Bond
AST: 4. Josh Brown
PTS: 19. Shonn Miller
REB: 11. Daniel Hamilton
AST: 8. Jalen Adams
Mar 12, 2016 #10 Tulane (L) #6 Memphis (W) 54-74 Amway Center PTS: 17. Dedric Lawson
REB: 10. Markel Crawford
AST: 5. Dedric Lawson
PTS: 8. Melvin Frazier, Jr.
REB: 8. Malik Morgan
AST: 2. Von Julien
Mar 13, 2016 #6 Memphis (L) #5 Connecticut (W) 58-72 Amway Center PTS: 13. Shonn Miller
REB: 11. Daniel Hamilton
AST: 6. Daniel Hamilton
PTS: 21. Dedric Lawson
REB: 11. Dedric Lawson
AST: 4. Trahson Burrell