Conference USA Men's Basketball Tournament Brackets

2007-2008 Conference USA Men's Basketball Tournament Information

Tournament Dates:Mar 12 - 15, 2008
Champions:#1 Memphis
Runner-Up:#7 Tulsa
MVP/MOP:Antonio Anderson (Memphis, Jr.)
All-Tournament Team:Antonio Anderson (Memphis, Jr.), Chris Douglas-Roberts (Memphis, Jr.), Jerome Jordan (Tulsa, So.), Derrick Rose (Memphis, Fr.), Ben Uzoh (Tulsa, So.)
Championship Venue:FedExForum (Memphis, TN)
Attendance:N/A
Officials:Don Daily, Duke Edsall, Warren Evans, John Higgins, Ed Hightower, Ted Hillary, Kevin Mathis, Terry Moore, Jeff Nichols, Tom O'Neill, Steve Olson, Gerry Pollard, Steven Pyatt, Rick Randall, Mike Thibodeaux, Emanuel Upton, Steve Welmer, Mark Whitehead

2007-2008 Conference USA Men's Basketball Tournament Leaders

Total Points:Jerome Jordan (Tulsa, So.) (70)
Total Rebounds:Jerome Jordan (Tulsa, So.) (49)
Total Assists:Marvin Kilgore (UTEP, Sr.) (16)
Total Steals:Julyan Stone (UTEP, Fr.) (8)
Total Blocks:Jerome Jordan (Tulsa, So.) (21)
Total Minutes:Jerome Jordan (Tulsa, So.) (138), Ben Uzoh (Tulsa, So.) (138)
Total FIC:Jerome Jordan (Tulsa, So.) (81.3)
Total Fouls:Tavaris Watts (UTEP, Jr.) (13)
Total Turnovers:Jeremy Wise (Southern Mississippi, So.) (12), Ray Reese (Tulsa, Jr.) (12)
Total FGs:Jerome Jordan (Tulsa, So.) (27)
Total 3PM:Randy Culpepper (UTEP, Fr.) (9)
Total FTs:Jerome Jordan (Tulsa, So.) (16), Sai'Quon Stone (Southern Mississippi, So.) (16)

2007-2008 Conference USA Men's Basketball Tournament Bracket

First Round
8 Marshall 47
9 Tulane 48
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
5 Southern Mississippi 59
12 Rice 50
 
7 Tulsa 66
10 East Carolina 49
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
6 UTEP 71
11 Southern Methodist 49
 
Quarterfinals
 
1 Memphis 75
9 Tulane 56
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
4 UCF 62
5 Southern Mississippi 68
2 UAB 68
7 Tulsa 78
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 Houston 77
6 UTEP 80
Semifinals
 
 
 
1 Memphis 69
5 Southern Mississippi 53
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
6 UTEP 62
7 Tulsa 64
Championship Game
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1 Memphis 77
7 Tulsa 51

2007-2008 Conference USA Men's Basketball Tournament Participants

Seed School Ovr. Wins Ovr. Losses Ovr. Win % Conf. Wins Conf. Losses Conf. Win %
1 Memphis 32  96.97% 16  100.00%
2 UAB 22  10  68.75% 12  75.00%
3 Houston 22  70.97% 11  68.75%
4 UCF 16  15  51.61% 56.25%
5 Southern Mississippi 19  14  57.58% 56.25%
6 UTEP 19  13  59.38% 50.00%
7 Tulsa 20  12  62.50% 50.00%
8 Marshall 16  14  53.33% 50.00%
9 Tulane 17  15  53.13% 10  37.50%
10 East Carolina 11  19  36.67% 11  31.25%
11 Southern Methodist 10  20  33.33% 12  25.00%
12 Rice 27  10.00% 16  0.00%

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

2007-2008 Conference USA Men's Basketball Tournament Schedule

Date Away Team Home Team Result Venue Home Leaders Away Leaders
Mar 12, 2008 #10 East Carolina (L) #7 Tulsa (W) 49-66 FedExForum PTS: 18. Jerome Jordan
REB: 14. Jerome Jordan
AST: 4. Brett McDade
PTS: 15. Cory Farmer
REB: 9. Gabe Blair
AST: 3. Brock Young
Mar 12, 2008 #9 Tulane (W) #8 Marshall (L) 48-47 FedExForum PTS: 15. Tirrell Baines
REB: 10. Tirrell Baines
AST: 3. Markel Humphrey
PTS: 14. Kevin Sims
REB: 8. David Gomez
AST: 3. Kris Richard
Mar 12, 2008 #11 Southern Methodist (L) #6 UTEP (W) 49-71 FedExForum PTS: 25. Randy Culpepper
REB: 7. Julyan Stone
AST: 7. Marvin Kilgore
PTS: 13. Bamba Fall
REB: 6. Ryan Harp
AST: 9. Jon Killen
Mar 12, 2008 #12 Rice (L) #5 Southern Mississippi (W) 50-59 FedExForum PTS: 23. Jeremy Wise
REB: 6. Gjio Bain
AST: 5. Jeremy Wise
PTS: 17. Patrick Britton
REB: 7. Patrick Britton
AST: 2. Pierre Beasley
Mar 13, 2008 #9 Tulane (L) #1 Memphis (W) 56-75 FedExForum PTS: 17. Chris Douglas-Roberts
REB: 9. Robert Dozier
AST: 6. Derrick Rose
PTS: 18. David Gomez
REB: 6. David Gomez
AST: 6. Kevin Sims
Mar 13, 2008 #6 UTEP (W) #3 Houston (L) 80-77 FedExForum PTS: 24. Rob McKiver
REB: 9. Tafari Toney
AST: 4. Lanny Smith
PTS: 23. Stefon Jackson
REB: 7. Victor Ramalho
AST: 5. Marvin Kilgore
Mar 13, 2008 #5 Southern Mississippi (W) #4 UCF (L) 68-62 FedExForum PTS: 25. Jermaine Taylor
REB: 7. Tony Davis
AST: 3. Jermaine Taylor
PTS: 18. R.L. Horton
REB: 8. Sai'Quon Stone
AST: 3. R.L. Horton
Mar 13, 2008 #7 Tulsa (W) #2 UAB (L) 78-68 FedExForum PTS: 15. Robert Vaden
REB: 10. Reggie Huffman
AST: 4. Ed Berrios
PTS: 23. Jerome Jordan
REB: 17. Jerome Jordan
AST: 4. Ray Reese
Mar 14, 2008 #7 Tulsa (W) #6 UTEP (L) 64-62 FedExForum PTS: 18. Stefon Jackson
REB: 6. Claude Britten
AST: 4. Marvin Kilgore
PTS: 17. Ben Uzoh
REB: 9. Calvin Walls
AST: 5. Calvin Walls
Mar 14, 2008 #5 Southern Mississippi (L) #1 Memphis (W) 53-69 FedExForum PTS: 25. Derrick Rose
REB: 11. Robert Dozier
AST: 6. Antonio Anderson
PTS: 14. Sai'Quon Stone
REB: 10. Sai'Quon Stone
AST: 4. Jeremy Wise
Mar 15, 2008 #7 Tulsa (L) #1 Memphis (W) 51-77 FedExForum PTS: 19. Antonio Anderson
REB: 9. Joey Dorsey
AST: 4. Antonio Anderson
PTS: 17. Jerome Jordan
REB: 9. Jerome Jordan
AST: 2. Calvin Walls