Southern Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Brackets

2017-2018 Southern Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Information

Tournament Dates:Mar 2 - 5, 2018
Champions:#1 UNC Greensboro
Runner-Up:#2 East Tennessee State
MVP/MOP:Francisco Alonso (UNC Greensboro, Jr.)
All-Tournament Team:Desonta Bradford (East Tennessee State, Sr.), Jalan McCloud (East Tennessee State, Sr.), Francisco Alonso (UNC Greensboro, Jr.), Demetrius Troy (UNC Greensboro, Jr.), Makinde London (Chattanooga, Jr.)
Championship Venue:U.S. Cellular Center (Asheville, NC)
Attendance:N/A
Officials:Evan Berg , Bruce Benedict, Frankie Bordeaux, Landon Brandes, Sidney Cohen, Billy Dunlap, Tim Gattis, Tony Green, Jerome Hall, John Hampton, Karl Hess, J.W. Lucas, Gary Maxwell, Davis Maxwell, Jeremy Mosier, Barron Searles

2017-2018 Southern Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Leaders

Total Points:Jalan McCloud (East Tennessee State, Sr.) (46)
Total Rebounds:James Dickey (UNC Greensboro, So.) (25)
Total Assists:Justin Coleman (Samford, Jr.) (15)
Total Steals:Desonta Bradford (East Tennessee State, Sr.) (6), Matt Rafferty (Furman, Jr.) (6), Storm Murphy (Wofford, Fr.) (6)
Total Blocks:James Dickey (UNC Greensboro, So.) (7)
Total Minutes:Desonta Bradford (East Tennessee State, Sr.) (101)
Total FIC:James Dickey (UNC Greensboro, So.) (38.0)
Total Fouls:Bo Hodges (East Tennessee State, Fr.) (9)
Total Turnovers:Jalan McCloud (East Tennessee State, Sr.) (11)
Total FGs:Jalan McCloud (East Tennessee State, Sr.) (18)
Total 3PM:Demetrius Troy (UNC Greensboro, Jr.) (9)
Total FTs:Zane Najdawi (Citadel, Jr.) (10), Matt Rafferty (Furman, Jr.) (10), Rodney Chatman (Chattanooga, So.) (10)

2017-2018 Southern Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Bracket

First Round
8 Citadel 78
9 Virginia Military 70
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
7 Samford 79
10 Chattanooga 89
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Quarterfinals
 
1 UNC Greensboro 72
8 Citadel 58
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
4 Mercer 53
5 Wofford 73
2 East Tennessee State 77
10 Chattanooga 59
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 Furman 97
6 Western Carolina 73
Semifinals
 
 
 
1 UNC Greensboro 56
5 Wofford 55
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 East Tennessee State 63
3 Furman 52
Championship Game
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1 UNC Greensboro 62
2 East Tennessee State 47

2017-2018 Southern Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Participants

Seed School Ovr. Wins Ovr. Losses Ovr. Win % Conf. Wins Conf. Losses Conf. Win %
1 UNC Greensboro 26  78.79% 15  83.33%
2 East Tennessee State 25  75.76% 14  77.78%
3 Furman 23  10  69.70% 13  72.22%
4 Mercer 18  14  56.25% 11  61.11%
5 Wofford 21  12  63.64% 11  61.11%
6 Western Carolina 13  19  40.63% 10  44.44%
7 Samford 10  22  31.25% 12  33.33%
8 Citadel 11  21  34.38% 13  27.78%
9 Virginia Military 21  30.00% 14  22.22%
10 Chattanooga 10  23  30.30% 15  16.67%

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

2017-2018 Southern Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Schedule

Date Away Team Home Team Result Venue Home Leaders Away Leaders
Mar 2, 2018 #9 Virginia Military (L) #8 Citadel (W) 70-78 U.S. Cellular Center PTS: 16. Zane Najdawi
REB: 7. Zane Najdawi
AST: 5. Frankie Johnson
PTS: 15. Keith Smith
REB: 11. Austin Vereen
AST: 3. Austin Vereen
Mar 2, 2018 #10 Chattanooga (W) #7 Samford (L) 89-79 U.S. Cellular Center PTS: 20. Demetrius Denzel-Dyson
REB: 10. Eric Adams
AST: 15. Justin Coleman
PTS: 25. Makinde London
REB: 14. Makinde London
AST: 4. Makinde London
Mar 3, 2018 #8 Citadel (L) #1 UNC Greensboro (W) 58-72 U.S. Cellular Center PTS: 14. Demetrius Troy
REB: 10. James Dickey
AST: 4. James Dickey
PTS: 17. Zane Najdawi
REB: 5. Zane Najdawi
AST: 5. Frankie Johnson
Mar 3, 2018 #5 Wofford (W) #4 Mercer (L) 73-53 U.S. Cellular Center PTS: 18. Jordan Strawberry
REB: 10. Stephon Jelks
AST: 5. Jordan Strawberry
PTS: 22. Nathan Hoover
REB: 10. Cameron Jackson
AST: 3. Nathan Hoover
Mar 3, 2018 #10 Chattanooga (L) #2 East Tennessee State (W) 59-77 U.S. Cellular Center PTS: 22. Jalan McCloud
REB: 6. Desonta Bradford
AST: 5. Jalan McCloud
PTS: 13. Makale Foreman
REB: 6. Nat Dixon
AST: 3. David Jean-Baptiste
Mar 3, 2018 #6 Western Carolina (L) #3 Furman (W) 73-97 U.S. Cellular Center PTS: 18. Daniel Fowler
REB: 9. Matt Rafferty
AST: 5. Matt Rafferty
PTS: 19. Marcus Thomas
REB: 7. Marc Gosselin
AST: 3. Mike Amius
Mar 4, 2018 #5 Wofford (L) #1 UNC Greensboro (W) 55-56 U.S. Cellular Center PTS: 13. Demetrius Troy
REB: 7. James Dickey
AST: 3. Francisco Alonso
PTS: 14. Fletcher Magee
REB: 8. Cameron Jackson
AST: 4. Cameron Jackson
Mar 4, 2018 #3 Furman (L) #2 East Tennessee State (W) 52-63 U.S. Cellular Center PTS: 20. Desonta Bradford
REB: 12. Mladen Armus
AST: 4. Bo Hodges
PTS: 17. Jordan Lyons
REB: 6. John Davis III
AST: 1. Clay Mounce
Mar 5, 2018 #2 East Tennessee State (L) #1 UNC Greensboro (W) 47-62 U.S. Cellular Center PTS: 13. Jordy Kuiper
REB: 8. James Dickey
AST: 4. Francisco Alonso
PTS: 15. Jalan McCloud
REB: 8. Jalan McCloud
AST: 6. Desonta Bradford