Horizon League Men's Basketball Tournament Brackets

2017-2018 Horizon League Men's Basketball Tournament Information

Tournament Dates:Mar 2 - 6, 2018
Champions:#2 Wright State
Runner-Up:#8 Cleveland State
MVP/MOP:Grant Benzinger (Wright State, Sr.)
All-Tournament Team:Grant Benzinger (Wright State, Sr.), Tyree Appleby (Cleveland State, Fr.), Kenny Carpenter (Cleveland State, Sr.), Khalil Small (Green Bay, Sr.), Loudon Love (Wright State, Fr.)
Championship Venue:Little Caesars Arena (Detroit, MI)
Attendance:N/A
Officials:Chris Beaver, Bo Boroski, Jeff Campbell, DJ Carstensen, Brandon Cruz, Bill Ek, John Floyd, Courtney Green, Steve Honacki, Mike Kitts, Rob Kueneman, Steve McJunkins, Matt Morales, Andy O'Brien, Larry Scirotto, Scott Siville, Paul Szelc, Edwin Young

2017-2018 Horizon League Men's Basketball Tournament Leaders

Total Points:Kenny Carpenter (Cleveland State, Sr.) (71)
Total Rebounds:Loudon Love (Wright State, Fr.) (31)
Total Assists:Tyree Appleby (Cleveland State, Fr.) (20)
Total Steals:Anthony Wright (Cleveland State, Sr.) (8)
Total Blocks:Isaiah Brock (Oakland, So.) (11)
Total Minutes:Kenny Carpenter (Cleveland State, Sr.) (153)
Total FIC:Kenny Carpenter (Cleveland State, Sr.) (50.4)
Total Fouls:Anthony Wright (Cleveland State, Sr.) (12)
Total Turnovers:Tyree Appleby (Cleveland State, Fr.) (16)
Total FGs:Kenny Carpenter (Cleveland State, Sr.) (27)
Total 3PM:Grant Benzinger (Wright State, Sr.) (9)
Total FTs:Khalil Small (Green Bay, Sr.) (22)

2017-2018 Horizon League Men's Basketball Tournament Bracket

First Round
8 Cleveland State 72
9 Youngstown State 71
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
7 Green Bay 93
10 Detroit-Mercy 81
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Quarterfinals
 
1 Northern Kentucky 80
8 Cleveland State 89
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
4 Oakland 62
5 IUPUI 55
2 Wright State 87
7 Green Bay 72
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 Illinois-Chicago 75
6 Milwaukee 80
Semifinals
 
 
 
4 Oakland 43
8 Cleveland State 44
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 Wright State 59
6 Milwaukee 53
Championship Game
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 Wright State 74
8 Cleveland State 57

2017-2018 Horizon League Men's Basketball Tournament Participants

Seed School Ovr. Wins Ovr. Losses Ovr. Win % Conf. Wins Conf. Losses Conf. Win %
1 Northern Kentucky 22  70.97% 15  83.33%
2 Wright State 24  72.73% 14  77.78%
3 Illinois-Chicago 17  15  53.13% 12  66.67%
4 Oakland 19  14  57.58% 10  55.56%
5 IUPUI 11  19  36.67% 10  44.44%
6 Milwaukee 16  17  48.48% 10  44.44%
7 Green Bay 13  20  39.39% 11  38.89%
8 Cleveland State 12  22  35.29% 12  33.33%
9 Youngstown State 24  25.00% 12  33.33%
10 Detroit-Mercy 24  25.00% 14  22.22%

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

2017-2018 Horizon League Men's Basketball Tournament Schedule

Date Away Team Home Team Result Venue Home Leaders Away Leaders
Mar 2, 2018 #10 Detroit-Mercy (L) #7 Green Bay (W) 81-93 Little Caesars Arena PTS: 36. Kameron Hankerson
REB: 11. Sandy Cohen III
AST: 6. Sandy Cohen III
PTS: 20. Kameron Chatman
REB: 6. Roschon Prince
AST: 5. Roschon Prince
Mar 2, 2018 #9 Youngstown State (L) #8 Cleveland State (W) 71-72 Little Caesars Arena PTS: 22. Kenny Carpenter
REB: 6. Kenny Carpenter
AST: 4. Kenny Carpenter
PTS: 16. Naz Bohannon
REB: 8. Michael Akuchie
AST: 3. Braun Hartfield
Mar 3, 2018 #7 Green Bay (L) #2 Wright State (W) 72-87 Little Caesars Arena PTS: 17. Loudon Love
REB: 9. Grant Benzinger
AST: 5. Cole Gentry
PTS: 34. Khalil Small
REB: 11. Khalil Small
AST: 6. Khalil Small
Mar 3, 2018 #8 Cleveland State (W) #1 Northern Kentucky (L) 89-80 Little Caesars Arena PTS: 24. Drew McDonald
REB: 13. Drew McDonald
AST: 5. Lavone Holland II
PTS: 24. Tyree Appleby
REB: 7. Tyree Appleby
AST: 6. Kenny Carpenter
Mar 4, 2018 #6 Milwaukee (W) #3 Illinois-Chicago (L) 80-75 Little Caesars Arena PTS: 23. Tarkus Ferguson
REB: 7. Jordan Blount
AST: 7. Tarkus Ferguson
PTS: 25. Brock Stull
REB: 9. Bryce Nze
AST: 6. Bryce Barnes
Mar 4, 2018 #5 IUPUI (L) #4 Oakland (W) 55-62 Little Caesars Arena PTS: 18. Kendrick Nunn
REB: 7. Jalen Hayes
AST: 5. Kendrick Nunn
PTS: 14. Aaron Brennan
REB: 9. Aaron Brennan
AST: 5. T.J. Henderson
Mar 5, 2018 #8 Cleveland State (W) #4 Oakland (L) 44-43 Little Caesars Arena PTS: 20. Jalen Hayes
REB: 13. Isaiah Brock
AST: 6. Nick Daniels
PTS: 16. Kenny Carpenter
REB: 11. Anthony Wright
AST: 7. Tyree Appleby
Mar 5, 2018 #6 Milwaukee (L) #2 Wright State (W) 53-59 Little Caesars Arena PTS: 18. Loudon Love
REB: 12. Loudon Love
AST: 2. Grant Benzinger
PTS: 22. Jeremiah Bell
REB: 15. Bryce Nze
AST: 1. Bryce Nze
Mar 6, 2018 #8 Cleveland State (L) #2 Wright State (W) 57-74 Little Caesars Arena PTS: 19. Grant Benzinger
REB: 12. Loudon Love
AST: 3. Cole Gentry
PTS: 18. Kenny Carpenter
REB: 6. Kenny Carpenter
AST: 5. Tyree Appleby