Big South Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Brackets

2007-2008 Big South Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Information

Tournament Dates:Mar 4 - 8, 2008
Champions:#2 Winthrop
Runner-Up:#1 UNC Asheville
MVP/MOP:Michael Jenkins (Winthrop, Sr.)
All-Tournament Team:Michael Jenkins (Winthrop, Sr.), Chris Gaynor (Winthrop, Sr.), Andy Buechert (Winthrop, Jr.), K.J. Garland (UNC Asheville, Sr.), Bryan Smithson (UNC Asheville, Sr.)
Championship Venue:Justice Center (Asheville, NC)
Attendance:9,181
Officials:Roger Ayers, Brent Bamacky, Brent Baranky, Haywood Bostic, Sean Casady, Sean Cassidy, Anthony Chiazza, Tim Comer, David Davis, Dave Davis, Mike Eades, Nathan Quick, Rick Ridenhouer, Mark Schnur, Scott Smith, Dan Stryffdeler

2007-2008 Big South Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Leaders

Total Points:Michael Jenkins (Winthrop, Sr.) (59)
Total Rebounds:Andy Buechert (Winthrop, Jr.) (21), Kenny George (UNC Asheville, Jr.) (21)
Total Assists:TeeJay Bannister (Liberty, Sr.) (19)
Total Steals:Chris Gaynor (Winthrop, Sr.) (6)
Total Blocks:Andy Buechert (Winthrop, Jr.) (6)
Total Minutes:K.J. Garland (UNC Asheville, Sr.) (115)
Total FIC:Michael Jenkins (Winthrop, Sr.) (43.1)
Total Fouls:Taj McCullough (Winthrop, Sr.) (10), Vincent James (UNC Asheville, Sr.) (10)
Total Turnovers:TeeJay Bannister (Liberty, Sr.) (8), Mike Jefferson (High Point, Sr.) (8)
Total FGs:Michael Jenkins (Winthrop, Sr.) (22)
Total 3PM:Eugene Harris (High Point, So.) (10)
Total FTs:Bryan Smithson (UNC Asheville, Sr.) (15)

2007-2008 Big South Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Bracket

First Round
1 UNC Asheville 87
8 Charleston Southern 63
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
4 Liberty 103
5 Virginia Military 88
2 Winthrop 76
7 Radford 45
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 High Point 59
6 Coastal Carolina 56
Semifinals
 
 
1 UNC Asheville 75
4 Liberty 57
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 Winthrop 61
3 High Point 53
Championship Game
 
 
 
 
 
 
1 UNC Asheville 48
2 Winthrop 66

2007-2008 Big South Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Participants

Seed School Ovr. Wins Ovr. Losses Ovr. Win % Conf. Wins Conf. Losses Conf. Win %
1 UNC Asheville 23  74.19% 10  71.43%
2 Winthrop 21  11  65.63% 10  71.43%
3 High Point 17  14  54.84% 57.14%
4 Liberty 16  16  50.00% 50.00%
5 Virginia Military 14  15  48.28% 42.86%
6 Coastal Carolina 13  15  46.43% 42.86%
7 Radford 10  20  33.33% 35.71%
8 Charleston Southern 10  20  33.33% 10  28.57%

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

2007-2008 Big South Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Schedule

Date Away Team Home Team Result Venue Home Leaders Away Leaders
Mar 4, 2008 #7 Radford (L) #2 Winthrop (W) 45-76 Winthrop Coliseum PTS: 14. Antwon Harris
REB: 8. George Valentine
AST: 6. Chris Gaynor
PTS: 12. Jamar Jenkins
REB: 12. Joey Lynch-Flohr
AST: 2. Joey Lynch-Flohr
Mar 4, 2008 #8 Charleston Southern (L) #1 UNC Asheville (W) 63-87 Justice Center PTS: 22. Bryan Smithson
REB: 7. Vincent James
AST: 8. K.J. Garland
PTS: 18. Omar Carter
REB: 7. Chris Moore
AST: 7. Chris Moore
Mar 4, 2008 #6 Coastal Carolina (L) #3 High Point (W) 56-59 Millis Athletic Convocation Center PTS: 20. Arizona Reid
REB: 11. Arizona Reid
AST: 4. Mike Jefferson
PTS: 18. Jack Leasure
REB: 7. Phil Wallace
AST: 4. Mario Sisinni
Mar 4, 2008 #5 Virginia Military (L) #4 Liberty (W) 88-103 Vines Center PTS: 30. Anthony Smith
REB: 13. Alex McLean
AST: 14. TeeJay Bannister
PTS: 30. Reggie Williams
REB: 9. Reggie Williams
AST: 4. Reggie Williams
Mar 6, 2008 #4 Liberty (L) #1 UNC Asheville (W) 57-75 Justice Center PTS: 19. Bryan Smithson
REB: 11. Kenny George
AST: 4. Bryan Smithson
PTS: 18. Alex McLean
REB: 7. Anthony Smith
AST: 7. B.J. Jenkins
Mar 6, 2008 #3 High Point (L) #2 Winthrop (W) 53-61 Justice Center PTS: 14. Michael Jenkins
REB: 7. Taj McCullough
AST: 5. Chris Gaynor
PTS: 21. Eugene Harris
REB: 9. Arizona Reid
AST: 6. Mike Jefferson
Mar 8, 2008 #2 Winthrop (W) #1 UNC Asheville (L) 66-48 Justice Center PTS: 13. Kenny George
REB: 6. Reid Augst
AST: 7. K.J. Garland
PTS: 33. Michael Jenkins
REB: 11. Mantoris Robinson
AST: 6. Chris Gaynor