Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Brackets

2008-2009 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Information

Tournament Dates:Mar 10 - 14, 2009
Champions:#1 Morgan State
Runner-Up:#3 Norfolk State
MVP/MOP:Reggie Holmes (Morgan State, Jr.)
All-Tournament Team:Tywain McKee (Coppin State, Sr.), Michael DeLoach (Norfolk State, Jr.), Corey Lyons (Norfolk State, Sr.), C.J. Reed (Bethune-Cookman, Fr.), Reggie Holmes (Morgan State, Jr.)
Championship Venue:Lawrence Joel Veterans Memorial Coliseum (Winston-Salem, NC)
Attendance:N/A
Officials:Frankie Bordeaux, Bill Cheek, Bill Covington, William Covington Sr., Mick Feildbender, Terry Moore, Frank Raposa, Jackie Sanders, Everett Summers, Ben Taylor, Manny Upton, David Walker

2008-2009 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Leaders

Total Points:Reggie Holmes (Morgan State, Jr.) (63)
Total Rebounds:Reggie Holmes (Morgan State, Jr.) (22), Kevin Thompson (Morgan State, Fr.) (22)
Total Assists:Jermaine Bolden (Morgan State, Sr.) (15)
Total Steals:Alik Joseph Pauline (Norfolk State, So.) (8)
Total Blocks:Rodney Stokes (Morgan State, So.) (5)
Total Minutes:Michael DeLoach (Norfolk State, Jr.) (112)
Total FIC:Reggie Holmes (Morgan State, Jr.) (34.6)
Total Fouls:Michael DeLoach (Norfolk State, Jr.) (12), Alik Joseph Pauline (Norfolk State, So.) (12), Brandon Monroe (Norfolk State, So.) (12)
Total Turnovers:Jermaine Bolden (Morgan State, Sr.) (11)
Total FGs:Michael DeLoach (Norfolk State, Jr.) (20)
Total 3PM:Reggie Holmes (Morgan State, Jr.) (8), Corey Lyons (Norfolk State, Sr.) (8)
Total FTs:Reggie Holmes (Morgan State, Jr.) (21)

2008-2009 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Bracket

First Round
8 Florida A&M 71
9 Howard 58
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
7 Hampton 51
10 Delaware State 32
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
6 Bethune-Cookman 52
11 Maryland-Eastern Shore 47
 
Quarterfinals
 
1 Morgan State 71
8 Florida A&M 41
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
4 North Carolina A&T 63
5 Coppin State 66
2 South Carolina State 57
7 Hampton 56
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 Norfolk State 63
6 Bethune-Cookman 58
Semifinals
 
 
 
1 Morgan State 75
5 Coppin State 67
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 South Carolina State 71
3 Norfolk State 74
Championship Game
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1 Morgan State 83
3 Norfolk State 69

2008-2009 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Participants

Seed School Ovr. Wins Ovr. Losses Ovr. Win % Conf. Wins Conf. Losses Conf. Win %
1 Morgan State 22  11  66.67% 13  81.25%
2 South Carolina State 17  14  54.84% 10  62.50%
3 Norfolk State 14  17  45.16% 56.25%
4 North Carolina A&T 16  16  50.00% 56.25%
5 Coppin State 13  19  40.63% 56.25%
6 Bethune-Cookman 17  16  51.52% 56.25%
7 Hampton 15  17  46.88% 50.00%
8 Florida A&M 10  21  32.26% 10  37.50%
9 Howard 23  25.81% 10  37.50%
10 Delaware State 24  25.00% 10  37.50%
11 Maryland-Eastern Shore 23  23.33% 13  18.75%

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

2008-2009 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Schedule

Date Away Team Home Team Result Venue Home Leaders Away Leaders
Mar 10, 2009 #9 Howard (L) #8 Florida A&M (W) 58-71 Lawrence Joel Veterans Memorial Coliseum PTS: 20. Lamar Twitty
REB: 8. Lamar Twitty
AST: 8. Joe Ballard
PTS: 20. Kyle Riley
REB: 7. Curtis White
AST: 4. Randy Hampton
Mar 10, 2009 #10 Delaware State (L) #7 Hampton (W) 32-51 Lawrence Joel Veterans Memorial Coliseum PTS: 12. Darrion Pellum
REB: 9. Theo Smalling
AST: 8. Brandon Tunnell
PTS: 11. Frisco Sandidge
REB: 5. Trevor Welcher
AST: 3. Trevor Welcher
Mar 11, 2009 #11 Maryland-Eastern Shore (L) #6 Bethune-Cookman (W) 47-52 Lawrence Joel Veterans Memorial Coliseum PTS: 22. C.J. Reed
REB: 7. Kevan Creppy
AST: 4. C.J. Reed
PTS: 13. Chris Conner
REB: 10. Neal Pitt
AST: 2. Chris Conner
Mar 11, 2009 #7 Hampton (L) #2 South Carolina State (W) 56-57 Lawrence Joel Veterans Memorial Coliseum PTS: 12. Jimmy Williams, Jr.
REB: 7. Jimmy Williams, Jr.
AST: 3. Carrio Bennett
PTS: 22. Vincent Simpson
REB: 6. Jonathan Ntoko
AST: 4. Brandon Tunnell
Mar 11, 2009 #8 Florida A&M (L) #1 Morgan State (W) 41-71 Lawrence Joel Veterans Memorial Coliseum PTS: 18. Reggie Holmes
REB: 9. Reggie Holmes
AST: 6. Jermaine Bolden
PTS: 9. Brandon Bryant
REB: 9. Joe Ballard
AST: 3. Joe Ballard
Mar 12, 2009 #6 Bethune-Cookman (L) #3 Norfolk State (W) 58-63 Lawrence Joel Veterans Memorial Coliseum PTS: 28. Corey Lyons
REB: 11. Brandon Monroe
AST: 4. Alik Joseph Pauline
PTS: 21. C.J. Reed
REB: 9. John Holmes
AST: 2. C.J. Reed
Mar 12, 2009 #5 Coppin State (W) #4 North Carolina A&T (L) 66-63 Lawrence Joel Veterans Memorial Coliseum PTS: 22. Ed Jones
REB: 13. Thomas Coleman
AST: 7. Tavarus Alston
PTS: 17. Michael Harper
REB: 5. Sam Coleman
AST: 8. Tywain McKee
Mar 13, 2009 #5 Coppin State (L) #1 Morgan State (W) 67-75 Lawrence Joel Veterans Memorial Coliseum PTS: 25. Reggie Holmes
REB: 10. Marquise Kately
AST: 7. Jermaine Bolden
PTS: 30. Tywain McKee
REB: 7. Tywain McKee
AST: 4. Tywain McKee
Mar 13, 2009 #3 Norfolk State (W) #2 South Carolina State (L) 74-71 Lawrence Joel Veterans Memorial Coliseum PTS: 18. Josh Jackson
REB: 8. Jimmy Williams, Jr.
AST: 2. Jimmy Williams, Jr.
PTS: 20. Michael DeLoach
REB: 5. Michael DeLoach
AST: 4. Michael DeLoach
Mar 14, 2009 #3 Norfolk State (L) #1 Morgan State (W) 69-83 Lawrence Joel Veterans Memorial Coliseum PTS: 20. Reggie Holmes
REB: 11. Kevin Thompson
AST: 2. Marquise Kately
PTS: 30. Michael DeLoach
REB: 7. Brandon Monroe
AST: 3. Alik Joseph Pauline