MGM Resorts Main Event Brackets

2015-2016 MGM Resorts Main Event Information

Tournament Dates:Nov 14 - 25, 2015
Champions:Creighton
Runner-Up:Massachusetts
MVP/MOP:Cole Huff (Creighton, Jr.)
All-Tournament Team:N/A
Championship Venue:MGM Grand Garden Arena (Las Vegas, NV)
Attendance:N/A
Officials:Clarence Armstrong, Chris Beaver, Bo Boroski, James Breeding, Evon Burroughs, Sean Casey, Tony Crisp, A.J. Desai, Rodrick Dixon, Tom Eades, Duke Edsall, Donnie Eppley, Dwayne Gladden, John Higgins, Bill Jacobson, Paul Janssen, Byron Jarrett, Tim Kelly, Bryan Kersey, Hal Lusk, Jeff Malham, Toby Martinez, Bill McCarthy, Steve McJunkins, Ray Natill, Tim Nestor, David Niven, Kevin O'Connell, Terry Oglesby, Steve Olson, Rusty Phillips, Willie Pulliam, Mark Schnur, Kelly Self, Doug Shows, Lamar Simpson, Doug Sirmons, Bret Smith, Alfred Smith, Mike Stuart, Paul Szelc, Ron Tyburski, Earl Walton, Mark Whitehead, Gerald Williams, Edwin Young

2015-2016 MGM Resorts Main Event Leaders

Total Points:James Daniel (Howard, Jr.) (103)
Total Rebounds:Marcel Boyd (Howard, Jr.) (33)
Total Assists:Mo Watson (Creighton, Jr.) (27)
Total Steals:James Daniel (Howard, Jr.) (18)
Total Blocks:Landry Nnoko (Clemson, Sr.) (9)
Total Minutes:Malcolm Riley (Texas Southern, Sr.) (149)
Total FIC:Jabarie Hinds (Massachusetts, Sr.) (66.6)
Total Fouls:Jose Rodriguez (Texas Southern, Sr.) (19)
Total Turnovers:James Daniel (Howard, Jr.) (16)
Total FGs:James Daniel (Howard, Jr.) (29)
Total 3PM:Trey Davis (Massachusetts, Sr.) (14)
Total FTs:James Daniel (Howard, Jr.) (36)

2015-2016 MGM Resorts Main Event Bracket

Heavyweight Bracket
- Clemson 65
- Massachusetts 82
 
 
 
 
 
 
- Creighton 85
- Rutgers 75
Heavyweight Bracket
 
 
- Creighton 97
- Massachusetts 76
Heavyweight Third Place Game
- Rutgers 58
- Clemson 76

Middleweight Bracket
- Central Arkansas 98
- Texas-San Antonio 84
 
 
 
 
 
 
- Howard 87
- Texas Southern 81
Middleweight Bracket
 
 
- Howard 73
- Central Arkansas 54
Middleweight Third Place Game
- Texas Southern 91
- Texas-San Antonio 80

Campus Site Games
- Massachusetts 85
- Howard 79

- Creighton 93
- Texas Southern 70

- Rutgers 82
- Howard 70

- Clemson 78
- Texas-San Antonio 45

- Creighton 103
- Texas-San Antonio 78

- Clemson 76
- Texas Southern 56

- Massachusetts 89
- Central Arkansas 62

- Rutgers 87
- Central Arkansas 84

2015-2016 MGM Resorts Main Event Participants

School Ovr. Wins Ovr. Losses Ovr. Win % Conf. Wins Conf. Losses Conf. Win %
Massachusetts 100.00% -
Clemson 75.00% -
Creighton 75.00% -
Rutgers 60.00% -
Howard 50.00% -
Central Arkansas 25.00% -
Texas-San Antonio 20.00% -
Texas Southern 0.00% -

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

2015-2016 MGM Resorts Main Event Schedule

Date Away Team Home Team Result Venue Home Leaders Away Leaders
Nov 14, 2015 Howard (L) Massachusetts (W) 79-85 Mullins Center PTS: 19. Jabarie Hinds
REB: 6. Zach Coleman
AST: 8. Jabarie Hinds
PTS: 30. James Daniel
REB: 11. Marcel Boyd
AST: 5. James Daniel
Nov 14, 2015 Texas Southern (L) Creighton (W) 70-93 CenturyLink Center Omaha PTS: 18. Khyri Thomas
REB: 8. Martin Krampelj
AST: 7. Mo Watson
PTS: 26. Chris Thomas
REB: 9. Malcolm Riley
AST: 4. Chris Thomas
Nov 15, 2015 Howard (L) Rutgers (W) 70-82 Louis Brown Athletic Center PTS: 17. Deshawn Freeman
REB: 9. Greg Lewis
AST: 5. Corey Sanders
PTS: 21. James Daniel
REB: 6. Kofi Andoh
AST: 4. James Daniel
Nov 15, 2015 Texas-San Antonio (L) Clemson (W) 45-78 Bon Secours Wellness Arena PTS: 22. Donte Grantham
REB: 10. Sidy Djitte
AST: 7. Jordan Roper
PTS: 12. Lucas O'Brien
REB: 5. Lucas O'Brien
AST: 4. Gino Littles
Nov 17, 2015 Texas-San Antonio (L) Creighton (W) 78-103 CenturyLink Center Omaha PTS: 24. Isaiah Zierden
REB: 7. Toby Hegner
AST: 10. Malik Albert
PTS: 23. Ryan Bowie
REB: 10. Ryan Bowie
AST: 5. Gino Littles
Nov 19, 2015 Central Arkansas (L) Massachusetts (W) 62-89 Mullins Center PTS: 24. Jabarie Hinds
REB: 12. C.J. Anderson
AST: 9. Jabarie Hinds
PTS: 11. Jeff Lowery
REB: 7. Mathieu Kamba
AST: 3. Michael Martin
Nov 19, 2015 Texas Southern (L) Clemson (W) 56-76 Bon Secours Wellness Arena PTS: 22. Jaron Blossomgame
REB: 11. Sidy Djitte
AST: 5. Jordan Roper
PTS: 23. Malcolm Riley
REB: 6. David Blanks
AST: 4. Chris Thomas
Nov 21, 2015 Central Arkansas (L) Rutgers (W) 84-87 Louis Brown Athletic Center PTS: 25. Mike Williams
REB: 10. D.J. Foreman
AST: 6. Corey Sanders
PTS: 21. Derreck Brooks
REB: 8. Derreck Brooks
AST: 4. Derreck Brooks
Nov 23, 2015 Texas-San Antonio (L) Central Arkansas (W) 84-98 MGM Grand Garden Arena PTS: 21. Justin Foreman
REB: 4. Jordan Howard
AST: 5. Michael Martin
PTS: 17. Ryan Bowie
REB: 5. Nick Allen
AST: 7. Gino Littles
Nov 23, 2015 Texas Southern (L) Howard (W) 81-87 MGM Grand Garden Arena PTS: 30. James Daniel
REB: 8. Marcel Boyd
AST: 3. James Daniel
PTS: 26. Malcolm Riley
REB: 10. Malcolm Riley
AST: 5. Chris Thomas
Nov 23, 2015 Massachusetts (W) Clemson (L) 82-65 MGM Grand Garden Arena PTS: 18. Jaron Blossomgame
REB: 10. Gabe DeVoe
AST: 1. Jaron Blossomgame
PTS: 25. Trey Davis
REB: 9. Seth Berger
AST: 6. Trey Davis
Nov 23, 2015 Rutgers (L) Creighton (W) 75-85 MGM Grand Garden Arena PTS: 26. Cole Huff
REB: 7. Cole Huff
AST: 10. Mo Watson
PTS: 21. Corey Sanders
REB: 7. Deshawn Freeman
AST: 4. Corey Sanders
Nov 25, 2015 Texas-San Antonio (L) Texas Southern (W) 80-91 MGM Grand Garden Arena PTS: 23. David Blanks
REB: 8. David Blanks
AST: 6. Brian Carey
PTS: 22. Ryan Bowie
REB: 7. Nick Allen
AST: 5. Gino Littles
Nov 25, 2015 Central Arkansas (L) Howard (W) 54-73 MGM Grand Garden Arena PTS: 22. James Daniel
REB: 13. Damon Collins
AST: 2. J.T. Miller
PTS: 16. Jordan Howard
REB: 6. Derreck Brooks
AST: 2. Justin Foreman
Nov 25, 2015 Massachusetts (L) Creighton (W) 76-97 MGM Grand Garden Arena PTS: 20. Geoff Groselle
REB: 9. Geoff Groselle
AST: 5. Mo Watson
PTS: 19. Trey Davis
REB: 9. Zach Coleman
AST: 3. Jabarie Hinds
Nov 25, 2015 Clemson (W) Rutgers (L) 76-58 MGM Grand Garden Arena PTS: 13. Deshawn Freeman
REB: 6. Ibrahima Diallo
AST: 3. Bishop Daniels
PTS: 22. Jaron Blossomgame
REB: 9. Jaron Blossomgame
AST: 4. Jordan Roper