Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Brackets

2002-2003 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Information

Tournament Dates:Mar 10 - 15, 2003
Champions:#1 South Carolina State
Runner-Up:#3 Hampton
MVP/MOP:Dustin Braddick (South Carolina State, Sr.)
All-Tournament Team:Dustin Braddick (South Carolina State, Sr.), Devin Green (Hampton, So.), Thurman Zimmerman (South Carolina State, Fr.), Barry Hairston (Hampton, Jr.), Richard Toussaint (Bethune-Cookman, Sr.)
Championship Venue:Richmond Coliseum (Richmond, VA)
Attendance:N/A
Officials:Bill Cheek, Bernard Clinton, Bill Covington, William Covington Sr., Seth Fitch, Darryl Gladden, Dwayne Gladden, Leslie Jones, Jacky Loube, Tony Means, Terry Moore

2002-2003 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Leaders

Total Points:Richard Toussaint (Bethune-Cookman, Sr.) (67)
Total Rebounds:Thurman Zimmerman (South Carolina State, Fr.) (28)
Total Assists:Louis Ford (Howard, Fr.) (16)
Total Steals:Richard Toussaint (Bethune-Cookman, Sr.) (7), Louis Ford (Howard, Fr.) (7)
Total Blocks:Devin Green (Hampton, So.) (4)
Total Minutes:Kyle Williams (Howard, Sr.) (121)
Total FIC:Thurman Zimmerman (South Carolina State, Fr.) (41.8)
Total Fouls:Mario Grove (Howard, So.) (12), Thurman Zimmerman (South Carolina State, Fr.) (12), Charles Gilmore (South Carolina State, Sr.) (12)
Total Turnovers:Thurman Zimmerman (South Carolina State, Fr.) (11)
Total FGs:Dustin Braddick (South Carolina State, Sr.) (23)
Total 3PM:Maurice Riddick (Bethune-Cookman, Sr.) (9)
Total FTs:Thurman Zimmerman (South Carolina State, Fr.) (27)

2002-2003 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Bracket

First Round
8 Morgan State 103
9 Bethune-Cookman 104
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
7 Howard 71
10 Maryland-Eastern Shore 69
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
6 Norfolk State 76
11 North Carolina A&T 55
 
Quarterfinals
 
1 South Carolina State 75
9 Bethune-Cookman 73
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
4 Coppin State 53
5 Florida A&M 55
2 Delaware State 65
7 Howard 68
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 Hampton 64
6 Norfolk State 62
Semifinals
 
 
 
1 South Carolina State 72
5 Florida A&M 66
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 Hampton 73
7 Howard 64
Championship Game
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1 South Carolina State 72
3 Hampton 67

2002-2003 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Participants

Seed School Ovr. Wins Ovr. Losses Ovr. Win % Conf. Wins Conf. Losses Conf. Win %
1 South Carolina State 19  10  65.52% 15  83.33%
2 Delaware State 15  12  55.56% 13  72.22%
3 Hampton 19  10  65.52% 13  72.22%
4 Coppin State 11  17  39.29% 11  61.11%
5 Florida A&M 17  12  58.62% 11  61.11%
6 Norfolk State 14  15  48.28% 10  55.56%
7 Howard 13  17  43.33% 50.00%
8 Morgan State 22  24.14% 12  33.33%
9 Bethune-Cookman 22  26.67% 13  27.78%
10 Maryland-Eastern Shore 23  17.86% 13  27.78%
11 North Carolina A&T 26  3.70% 17  5.56%

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

2002-2003 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Schedule

Date Away Team Home Team Result Venue Home Leaders Away Leaders
Mar 10, 2003 #11 North Carolina A&T (L) #6 Norfolk State (W) 55-76 Arthur Ashe Athletic Center PTS: 27. Chakowby Hicks
REB: 7. Thomas Aladi
AST: 2. Ricky Woods
PTS: 17. Landon Beckwith
REB: 7. William Howard
AST: 2. Michael Kirkpatrick
Mar 10, 2003 #10 Maryland-Eastern Shore (L) #7 Howard (W) 69-71 Arthur Ashe Athletic Center PTS: 21. Mac Wilkerson
REB: 8. Mac Wilkerson
AST: 5. Louis Ford
PTS: 25. Tee Trotter
REB: 6. Antoine Joiner
AST: 5. Aaron Wellington
Mar 11, 2003 #9 Bethune-Cookman (W) #8 Morgan State (L) 104-103 Arthur Ashe Athletic Center PTS: 22. Cedrick Barrow
REB: 11. Douglas Sims
AST: 10. Cedrick Barrow
PTS: 49. Richard Toussaint
REB: 12. Michael Williams II
AST: 2. Michael Williams II
Mar 12, 2003 #7 Howard (W) #2 Delaware State (L) 68-65 Richmond Coliseum PTS: 14. Carlos Hawkins
REB: 9. Andre' Matthews
AST: 3. Aaron Matthews
PTS: 18. Louis Ford
REB: 8. Seye Aluko
AST: 6. Louis Ford
Mar 12, 2003 #9 Bethune-Cookman (L) #1 South Carolina State (W) 73-75 Richmond Coliseum PTS: 29. Thurman Zimmerman
REB: 12. Thurman Zimmerman
AST: 4. Charles Gilmore
PTS: 26. Maurice Riddick
REB: 8. Pape Ba
AST: 4. Richard Toussaint
Mar 13, 2003 #5 Florida A&M (W) #4 Coppin State (L) 55-53 Richmond Coliseum PTS: 22. Jimmy Boykin
REB: 7. Jimmy Boykin
AST: 5. Raheem Scott
PTS: 22. Terrence Woods
REB: 5. Terrence Woods
AST: 1. Demarcus Wilkins
Mar 13, 2003 #6 Norfolk State (L) #3 Hampton (W) 62-64 Richmond Coliseum PTS: 22. Devin Green
REB: 8. Isaac Jefferson
AST: 2. Isaac Jefferson
PTS: 24. Chakowby Hicks
REB: 9. Curtis Bunn
AST: 2. Chakowby Hicks
Mar 14, 2003 #5 Florida A&M (L) #1 South Carolina State (W) 66-72 Richmond Coliseum PTS: 21. Dustin Braddick
REB: 9. Dustin Braddick
AST: 4. Dustin Braddick
PTS: 16. Demarcus Wilkins
REB: 10. Jermaine Hill
AST: 5. Michael Griffith
Mar 14, 2003 #7 Howard (L) #3 Hampton (W) 64-73 Richmond Coliseum PTS: 24. Barry Hairston
REB: 11. Isaac Jefferson
AST: 4. Isaac Jefferson
PTS: 20. Mac Wilkerson
REB: 11. Kyle Williams
AST: 6. Kyle Williams
Mar 15, 2003 #3 Hampton (L) #1 South Carolina State (W) 67-72 Richmond Coliseum PTS: 25. Dustin Braddick
REB: 8. Thurman Zimmerman
AST: 2. Dustin Braddick
PTS: 20. Devin Green
REB: 6. Barry Hairston
AST: 5. Isaac Jefferson