Mid-American Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Brackets

2018-2019 Mid-American Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Information

Tournament Dates:Mar 11 - 16, 2019
Champions:#1 Buffalo
Runner-Up:#3 Bowling Green
MVP/MOP:Jeremy Harris (Buffalo, Sr.)
All-Tournament Team:Jeremy Harris (Buffalo, Sr.), C.J. Massinburg (Buffalo, Sr.), Eugene German (Northern Illinois, Jr.), Demajeo Wiggins (Bowling Green, Sr.), Dylan Frye (Bowling Green, Jr.)
Championship Venue:Quicken Loans Arena (Cleveland, OH)
Attendance:N/A
Officials:Bryan Anslinger, Chad Barlow, Chris Beaver, John Campbell, Bill Ek, Donnie Eppley, Lewis Garrison, Buddy Mayborg, Bill McCarthy, Steve McJunkins, Scott Siville, Darryl Smith, Frank Spencer, Tim Stewart, Todd Von Sossan, Terry Wymer, Edwin Young

2018-2019 Mid-American Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Leaders

Total Points:Eugene German (Northern Illinois, Jr.) (81)
Total Rebounds:C.J. Massinburg (Buffalo, Sr.) (28)
Total Assists:Larry Austin (Central Michigan, Sr.) (19)
Total Steals:Dontay Caruthers (Buffalo, Sr.) (9)
Total Blocks:Jeremy Harris (Buffalo, Sr.) (5)
Total Minutes:Larry Austin (Central Michigan, Sr.) (113)
Total FIC:Larry Austin (Central Michigan, Sr.) (55.6)
Total Fouls:David DiLeo (Central Michigan, Jr.) (11)
Total Turnovers:Larry Austin (Central Michigan, Sr.) (10), Dylan Frye (Bowling Green, Jr.) (10)
Total FGs:Eugene German (Northern Illinois, Jr.) (32)
Total 3PM:Shawn Roundtree (Central Michigan, Sr.) (12)
Total FTs:C.J. Massinburg (Buffalo, Sr.) (17)

2018-2019 Mid-American Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Bracket

First Round
8 Akron 80
9 Miami (OH) 51
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
5 Central Michigan 81
12 Western Michigan 67
 
7 Northern Illinois 80
10 Ohio 61
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
6 Eastern Michigan 43
11 Ball State 61
 
Quarterfinals
 
1 Buffalo 82
8 Akron 46
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
4 Kent State 81
5 Central Michigan 89
2 Toledo 76
7 Northern Illinois 80
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 Bowling Green 99
11 Ball State 86
Semifinals
 
 
 
1 Buffalo 85
5 Central Michigan 81
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 Bowling Green 71
7 Northern Illinois 67
Championship Game
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1 Buffalo 87
3 Bowling Green 73

2018-2019 Mid-American Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Participants

Seed School Ovr. Wins Ovr. Losses Ovr. Win % Conf. Wins Conf. Losses Conf. Win %
1 Buffalo 30  90.91% 16  88.89%
2 Toledo 25  78.13% 13  72.22%
3 Bowling Green 22  11  66.67% 12  66.67%
4 Kent State 22  10  68.75% 11  61.11%
5 Central Michigan 23  11  67.65% 10  55.56%
6 Eastern Michigan 15  17  46.88% 50.00%
7 Northern Illinois 17  17  50.00% 10  44.44%
8 Akron 17  16  51.52% 10  44.44%
9 Miami (OH) 15  17  46.88% 11  38.89%
10 Ohio 14  17  45.16% 12  33.33%
11 Ball State 16  17  48.48% 12  33.33%
12 Western Michigan 24  25.00% 16  11.11%

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

2018-2019 Mid-American Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Schedule

Date Away Team Home Team Result Venue Home Leaders Away Leaders
Mar 11, 2019 #11 Ball State (W) #6 Eastern Michigan (L) 61-43 Convocation Center PTS: 12. Paul Jackson
REB: 9. James Thompson IV
AST: 4. Paul Jackson
PTS: 15. Tahjai Teague
REB: 8. K.J. Walton
AST: 5. Tayler Persons
Mar 11, 2019 #12 Western Michigan (L) #5 Central Michigan (W) 67-81 McGuirk Arena PTS: 24. Larry Austin
REB: 13. Larry Austin
AST: 9. Larry Austin
PTS: 29. Seth Dugan
REB: 17. Seth Dugan
AST: 4. D.J. Houston
Mar 11, 2019 #9 Miami (OH) (L) #8 Akron (W) 51-80 James A. Rhodes Arena PTS: 25. Loren Jackson
REB: 9. Channel Banks
AST: 6. Loren Jackson
PTS: 25. Nike Sibande
REB: 10. Nike Sibande
AST: 2. Nike Sibande
Mar 11, 2019 #10 Ohio (L) #7 Northern Illinois (W) 61-80 Convocation Center PTS: 23. Eugene German
REB: 6. Noah McCarty
AST: 5. Levi Bradley
PTS: 20. Doug Taylor
REB: 11. Doug Taylor
AST: 4. Jason Preston
Mar 14, 2019 #8 Akron (L) #1 Buffalo (W) 46-82 Quicken Loans Arena PTS: 23. Jeremy Harris
REB: 9. C.J. Massinburg
AST: 3. Jeremy Harris
PTS: 16. Loren Jackson
REB: 7. Jeremy Roscoe
AST: 2. Deng Riak
Mar 14, 2019 #5 Central Michigan (W) #4 Kent State (L) 89-81 Quicken Loans Arena PTS: 23. Philip Whittington
REB: 14. Philip Whittington
AST: 2. C.J. Williamson, Jr.
PTS: 23. Larry Austin
REB: 11. Kevin McKay
AST: 6. Larry Austin
Mar 14, 2019 #7 Northern Illinois (W) #2 Toledo (L) 80-76 Quicken Loans Arena PTS: 17. Marreon Jackson
REB: 8. Marreon Jackson
AST: 6. Jaelan Sanford
PTS: 27. Eugene German
REB: 8. Lacey James
AST: 2. Dante Thorpe
Mar 14, 2019 #11 Ball State (L) #3 Bowling Green (W) 86-99 Quicken Loans Arena PTS: 22. Demajeo Wiggins
REB: 11. Demajeo Wiggins
AST: 3. Dylan Frye
PTS: 25. Tayler Persons
REB: 7. Kyle Mallers
AST: 7. Tayler Persons
Mar 15, 2019 #5 Central Michigan (L) #1 Buffalo (W) 81-85 Quicken Loans Arena PTS: 21. C.J. Massinburg
REB: 9. C.J. Massinburg
AST: 4. Jayvon Graves
PTS: 17. Robert Montgomery, Jr.
REB: 7. Robert Montgomery, Jr.
AST: 5. Shawn Roundtree
Mar 15, 2019 #7 Northern Illinois (L) #3 Bowling Green (W) 67-71 Quicken Loans Arena PTS: 25. Dylan Frye
REB: 8. Daeqwon Plowden
AST: 3. Michael Laster
PTS: 31. Eugene German
REB: 7. Noah McCarty
AST: 5. Eugene German
Mar 16, 2019 #3 Bowling Green (L) #1 Buffalo (W) 73-87 Quicken Loans Arena PTS: 31. Jeremy Harris
REB: 10. C.J. Massinburg
AST: 4. Davonta Jordan
PTS: 16. Daeqwon Plowden
REB: 10. Demajeo Wiggins
AST: 3. Justin Turner