Atlantic Sun Men's Basketball Tournament Brackets

2007-2008 Atlantic Sun Men's Basketball Tournament Information

Tournament Dates:Mar 5 - 8, 2008
Champions:#1 Belmont
Runner-Up:#2 Jacksonville
MVP/MOP:Shane Dansby (Belmont, Jr.)
All-Tournament Team:Shane Dansby (Belmont, Jr.), Matthew Dotson (Belmont, Jr.), Justin Hare (Belmont, Sr.), Marcus Allen (Jacksonville, Jr.), Ben Smith (Jacksonville, So.), Thomas Sanders (Gardner-Webb, Sr.)
Championship Venue:Allen Arena (Nashville, TN)
Attendance:N/A
Officials:Patrick Adams, Brent Barnaky, JB Caldwell, Rick Crawford, Billy Dunlap, Tom Eades, Pat Evans, Chuck Jones, Mike Nance, Antonio Petty, Kevin Scott, Brian Shey, Doug Simmons, Bert Smith

2007-2008 Atlantic Sun Men's Basketball Tournament Leaders

Total Points:Ben Smith (Jacksonville, So.) (52)
Total Rebounds:Kenyona Swader (East Tennessee State, Sr.) (29)
Total Assists:Brandon Jackson (Gardner-Webb, So.) (13)
Total Steals:Ben Smith (Jacksonville, So.) (9)
Total Blocks:Kyle Vejraska (Campbell, So.) (3), Eddie Ard (Lipscomb, Sr.) (3)
Total Minutes:Ben Smith (Jacksonville, So.) (110)
Total FIC:Marcus Allen (Jacksonville, Jr.) (34.5)
Total Fouls:Aaron Linn (Gardner-Webb, Jr.) (9), Alex Renfroe (Belmont, Jr.) (9), Lehmon Colbert (Jacksonville, So.) (9)
Total Turnovers:Lehmon Colbert (Jacksonville, So.) (9)
Total FGs:Thomas Sanders (Gardner-Webb, Sr.) (16), Matthew Dotson (Belmont, Jr.) (16)
Total 3PM:Shane Dansby (Belmont, Jr.) (7)
Total FTs:Ben Smith (Jacksonville, So.) (25)

2007-2008 Atlantic Sun Men's Basketball Tournament Bracket

First Round
1 Belmont 75
8 Campbell 66
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
4 East Tennessee State 81
5 Lipscomb 74
3 Stetson 63
6 Gardner-Webb 82
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 Jacksonville 65
7 Mercer 57
Semifinals
 
 
1 Belmont 69
4 East Tennessee State 65
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 Jacksonville 89
6 Gardner-Webb 80
Championship Game
 
 
 
 
 
 
1 Belmont 79
2 Jacksonville 61

2007-2008 Atlantic Sun Men's Basketball Tournament Participants

Seed School Ovr. Wins Ovr. Losses Ovr. Win % Conf. Wins Conf. Losses Conf. Win %
1 Belmont 24  75.00% 14  87.50%
2 Jacksonville 18  12  60.00% 12  75.00%
3 Stetson 16  16  50.00% 11  68.75%
4 East Tennessee State 19  13  59.38% 11  68.75%
5 Lipscomb 15  16  48.39% 56.25%
6 Gardner-Webb 16  16  50.00% 56.25%
7 Mercer 11  19  36.67% 10  37.50%
8 Campbell 10  20  33.33% 11  31.25%

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

2007-2008 Atlantic Sun Men's Basketball Tournament Schedule

Date Away Team Home Team Result Venue Home Leaders Away Leaders
Mar 5, 2008 #8 Campbell (L) #1 Belmont (W) 66-75 Allen Arena PTS: 17. Justin Hare
REB: 8. Shane Dansby
AST: 5. Justin Hare
PTS: 19. Kyle Vejraska
REB: 8. Jonathan Rodriguez
AST: 6. Junard Hartley
Mar 5, 2008 #7 Mercer (L) #2 Jacksonville (W) 57-65 Allen Arena PTS: 19. Marcus Allen
REB: 9. Marcus Allen
AST: 4. Ben Smith
PTS: 17. James Florence
REB: 9. Calvin Henry
AST: 6. Mark Hall
Mar 6, 2008 #6 Gardner-Webb (W) #3 Stetson (L) 82-63 Allen Arena PTS: 16. A.J. Smith
REB: 7. Eric Diaz
AST: 2. Mark Lohuis
PTS: 21. Nate Blank
REB: 7. Brandon Jackson
AST: 7. Brandon Jackson
Mar 6, 2008 #5 Lipscomb (L) #4 East Tennessee State (W) 74-81 Allen Arena PTS: 16. Travis Strong
REB: 14. Kenyona Swader
AST: 4. Courtney Pigram
PTS: 19. Eddie Ard
REB: 7. Thomas Pfaff
AST: 8. Jimmy Oden
Mar 7, 2008 #4 East Tennessee State (L) #1 Belmont (W) 65-69 Allen Arena PTS: 17. Matthew Dotson
REB: 8. Shane Dansby
AST: 3. Matthew Dotson
PTS: 20. Courtney Pigram
REB: 15. Kenyona Swader
AST: 2. Micah Williams
Mar 7, 2008 #6 Gardner-Webb (L) #2 Jacksonville (W) 80-89 Allen Arena PTS: 27. Ben Smith
REB: 12. Ayron Hardy
AST: 5. Ben Smith
PTS: 29. Thomas Sanders
REB: 7. Thomas Sanders
AST: 6. Brandon Jackson
Mar 8, 2008 #2 Jacksonville (L) #1 Belmont (W) 61-79 Allen Arena PTS: 16. Shane Dansby
REB: 4. Jordan Campbell
AST: 7. Jordan Campbell
PTS: 13. Aric Brooks
REB: 9. Ben Smith
AST: 2. Ayron Hardy