NIT Season Tip-Off Brackets

2011-2012 NIT Season Tip-Off Information

Tournament Dates:Nov 14 - 25, 2011
Champions:#1 Syracuse
Runner-Up:#3 Stanford
MVP/MOP:Kris Joseph (Syracuse, Sr.)
All-Tournament Team:N/A
Championship Venue:Madison Square Garden (Manhattan, NY)
Attendance:N/A
Officials:Jeff Anderson, Clarence Armstrong, Roger Ayers, Rick Batsell, Chris Beaver, James Breeding, Jim Burr, John Cahill, Jeff Campbell, Jimmy Casas, Tony Chiazza, Jeff Clark, Bernard Clinton, Tim Clougherty, Ed Corbett, Sean Corbin, Martin Cota, Alvin Cox, Edward Crenshaw, Eric Curry, Terry Davis, AJ Desai, Lonnie Dixon, Bob Donato, Pat Driscoll, K.C. Ely, Paul Faia, Brad Ferrie, John Gaffney, Brad Gaston, Mike Giarratano, Doran Gotschall, Tony Greene, Gene Grimshaw, Ron Groover, John Gwynn, Brent Hampton, Jerry Heater, John Hendricks, Ronnie Hernandez, Karl Hess, Bruce Hicks, Tim Higgins, Kyle Ingram, Michael Irving, Les Jones, Brian Kersey, Kipp Kissinger, Shawn Lehigh, Joe Lindsay, Mike Littlewood, Jamie Luckie, Jeff Malham, Roberto Marquez, Bill McCarthy, Steve McJunkins, Mike Nance, Ray Natili, DG Nelson, Brian O'Connell, Matt Oblas, Justin Porterfield, Chris Rastatter, Mike Reed, Mike Roberts, Kelly Self, Roland Simmons, Alfred Smith, Larry Spaulding, Bob Staffen, Michael Stephens, Gene Steratore, Winston Stith, Milt Stowe, Mike Stuart, Earl Watson, Gerald Williams

2011-2012 NIT Season Tip-Off Leaders

Total Points:Kevin Olekaibe (Fresno State, So.) (86), Angel Suero (Albany, Jr.) (86)
Total Rebounds:Dorian Finney-Smith (Virginia Tech, Fr.) (38)
Total Assists:Sean McGonagill (Brown, So.) (22)
Total Steals:Savalace Townsend (Arkansas-Pine Bluff, Sr.) (14), Jeremy Allen (Florida International, Sr.) (14)
Total Blocks:Philip Jurick (Oklahoma State, Jr.) (12), Fab Melo (Syracuse, So.) (12)
Total Minutes:Dominique Morrison (Oral Roberts, Sr.) (148)
Total FIC:Ryan Pearson (George Mason, Sr.) (65.0)
Total Fouls:Stephen Franklin (Texas-San Antonio, Sr.) (18), Daniel Broughton (Arkansas-Pine Bluff, So.) (18)
Total Turnovers:Angel Suero (Albany, Jr.) (22)
Total FGs:Ryan Pearson (George Mason, Sr.) (34)
Total 3PM:Kevin Olekaibe (Fresno State, So.) (17)
Total FTs:Angel Suero (Albany, Jr.) (28)

2011-2012 NIT Season Tip-Off Bracket

North Region
1 Syracuse 92
- Manhattan 56
 
 
 
 
 
 
- Albany 77
- Brown 68
North Region
 
 
1 Syracuse 98
- Albany 74
North Region Consolation Game
- Manhattan 54
- Brown 52

East Region
4 Virginia Tech 91
- Monmouth 46
 
 
 
 
 
 
5 George Mason 76
- Florida International 79
East Region
 
 
4 Virginia Tech 78
- Florida International 63
East Region Consolation Game
5 George Mason 71
- Monmouth 39

West Region
3 Stanford 75
- Fresno State 59
 
 
 
 
 
 
7 Colorado State 75
- Southern Methodist 56
West Region
 
 
3 Stanford 64
7 Colorado State 52
West Region Consolation Game
- Fresno State 54
- Southern Methodist 52

Midwest Region
2 Oklahoma State 73
- Arkansas-Pine Bluff 46
 
 
 
 
 
 
6 Oral Roberts 77
8 Texas-San Antonio 78
Midwest Region
 
 
2 Oklahoma State 90
8 Texas-San Antonio 85
Midwest Region Consolation Game
6 Oral Roberts 80
- Arkansas-Pine Bluff 44

Championship Round
1 Syracuse 69
4 Virginia Tech 58
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 Oklahoma State 67
3 Stanford 82
Championship Round
 
 
1 Syracuse 69
3 Stanford 63
3rd Place Game
2 Oklahoma State 57
4 Virginia Tech 59

Consolation Round
- Albany 85
- Monmouth 49

- Florida International 56
- Arkansas-Pine Bluff 58

- Fresno State 83
- Manhattan 85

5 George Mason 74
- Brown 48

6 Oral Roberts 62
- Southern Methodist 56

7 Colorado State 85
8 Texas-San Antonio 75

- Brown 79
- Monmouth 71

- Southern Methodist 64
- Arkansas-Pine Bluff 55

8 Texas-San Antonio 83
- Fresno State 79

5 George Mason 66
- Albany 46

6 Oral Roberts 73
- Florida International 65

7 Colorado State 91
- Manhattan 86

2011-2012 NIT Season Tip-Off Participants

Seed School Ovr. Wins Ovr. Losses Ovr. Win % Conf. Wins Conf. Losses Conf. Win %
- Brown 50.00% -
- Manhattan 60.00% -
- Southern Methodist 50.00% -
- Albany 40.00% -
- Fresno State 40.00% -
- Arkansas-Pine Bluff 25.00% -
- Florida International 25.00% -
- Monmouth 0.00% -
1 Syracuse 100.00% -
2 Oklahoma State 75.00% -
3 Stanford 100.00% -
4 Virginia Tech 75.00% -
5 George Mason 66.67% -
6 Oral Roberts 66.67% -
7 Colorado State 66.67% -
8 Texas-San Antonio 60.00% -

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

2011-2012 NIT Season Tip-Off Schedule

Date Away Team Home Team Result Venue Home Leaders Away Leaders
Nov 14, 2011 Brown (L) Albany (W) 68-77 Carrier Dome PTS: 29. Angel Suero
REB: 13. Logan Aronhalt
AST: 7. Mike Black
PTS: 26. Matt Sullivan
REB: 5. Sean McGonagill
AST: 7. Sean McGonagill
Nov 14, 2011 Manhattan (L) #1 Syracuse (W) 56-92 Carrier Dome PTS: 17. Dion Waiters
REB: 9. Fab Melo
AST: 5. Dion Waiters
PTS: 15. Kidani Brutus
REB: 5. George Beamon
AST: 3. Donovan Kates
Nov 14, 2011 Monmouth (L) #4 Virginia Tech (W) 46-91 Cassell Coliseum PTS: 19. Robert Brown
REB: 7. Dorian Finney-Smith
AST: 5. Erick Green
PTS: 12. Ed Waite
REB: 11. Ed Waite
AST: 1. Ed Waite
Nov 14, 2011 Southern Methodist (L) #7 Colorado State (W) 56-75 Maples Pavilion PTS: 19. Dorian Green
REB: 6. Dorian Green
AST: 5. Dorian Green
PTS: 16. Jalen Jones
REB: 5. Cannen Cunningham
AST: 2. London Giles
Nov 14, 2011 Florida International (W) #5 George Mason (L) 79-76 Cassell Coliseum PTS: 18. Ryan Pearson
REB: 10. Ryan Pearson
AST: 5. Bryon Allen
PTS: 23. DeJuan Wright
REB: 15. DeJuan Wright
AST: 7. Phillip Taylor
Nov 14, 2011 Fresno State (L) #3 Stanford (W) 59-75 Maples Pavilion PTS: 21. Aaron Bright
REB: 11. Josh Huestis
AST: 4. Aaron Bright
PTS: 19. Kevin Olekaibe
REB: 7. Jonathan Wills
AST: 3. Steven Shepp
Nov 15, 2011 Brown (L) Manhattan (W) 52-54 Carrier Dome PTS: 18. George Beamon
REB: 7. Roberto Colonette
AST: 3. Emmy Andujar
PTS: 12. Dockery Walker
REB: 10. Dockery Walker
AST: 6. Tyler Ponticelli
Nov 15, 2011 Florida International (L) #4 Virginia Tech (W) 63-78 Cassell Coliseum PTS: 31. Dorenzo Hudson
REB: 10. Dorian Finney-Smith
AST: 5. Dorian Finney-Smith
PTS: 15. Jeremy Allen
REB: 7. Tola Akomolafe
AST: 4. Phillip Taylor
Nov 15, 2011 Albany (L) #1 Syracuse (W) 74-98 Carrier Dome PTS: 19. James Southerland
REB: 9. C.J. Fair
AST: 5. Dion Waiters
PTS: 31. Angel Suero
REB: 6. Angel Suero
AST: 4. Angel Suero
Nov 15, 2011 Arkansas-Pine Bluff (L) #2 Oklahoma State (W) 46-73 Gallagher IBA Arena PTS: 15. Jean-Paul Olukemi
REB: 10. Philip Jurick
AST: 2. Jean-Paul Olukemi
PTS: 12. Savalace Townsend
REB: 9. Mitchell Anderson
AST: 3. Mitchell Anderson
Nov 15, 2011 Southern Methodist (L) Fresno State (W) 52-54 Maples Pavilion PTS: 24. Kevin Olekaibe
REB: 9. Kevin Foster
AST: 5. Steven Shepp
PTS: 17. Cannen Cunningham
REB: 9. Cannen Cunningham
AST: 1. Cannen Cunningham
Nov 15, 2011 Monmouth (L) #5 George Mason (W) 39-71 Cassell Coliseum PTS: 16. Ryan Pearson
REB: 12. Ryan Pearson
AST: 5. Corey Edwards
PTS: 9. Ed Waite
REB: 12. Ed Waite
AST: 2. Ed Waite
Nov 15, 2011 #8 Texas-San Antonio (W) #6 Oral Roberts (L) 78-77 Gallagher IBA Arena PTS: 22. Steven Roundtree
REB: 9. Steven Roundtree
AST: 6. Warren Niles
PTS: 22. Kannon Burrage
REB: 8. Jeromie Hill
AST: 5. Michael Hale III
Nov 15, 2011 #7 Colorado State (L) #3 Stanford (W) 52-64 Maples Pavilion PTS: 15. Josh Owens
REB: 9. Jarrett Mann
AST: 4. Gabriel Harris
PTS: 13. Wes Eikmeier
REB: 9. Greg Smith
AST: 2. Pierce Hornung
Nov 16, 2011 #8 Texas-San Antonio (L) #2 Oklahoma State (W) 85-90 Gallagher IBA Arena PTS: 29. Cezar Guerrero
REB: 10. Philip Jurick
AST: 5. Cezar Guerrero
PTS: 26. Michael Hale III
REB: 7. Jeromie Hill
AST: 4. Michael Hale III
Nov 16, 2011 Arkansas-Pine Bluff (L) #6 Oral Roberts (W) 44-80 Gallagher IBA Arena PTS: 19. Warren Niles
REB: 8. Michael Craion
AST: 3. Michael Craion
PTS: 16. Savalace Townsend
REB: 5. Savalace Townsend
AST: 3. Lazabian Jackson
Nov 21, 2011 Monmouth (L) Albany (W) 49-85 EagleBank Arena PTS: 28. Jayson Guerrier
REB: 10. Jayson Guerrier
AST: 9. Mike Black
PTS: 9. Will Campbell
REB: 5. Ed Waite
AST: 3. Ed Waite
Nov 21, 2011 Arkansas-Pine Bluff (W) Florida International (L) 58-56 Mabee Center PTS: 21. Jeremy Allen
REB: 6. Tola Akomolafe
AST: 6. Phillip Taylor
PTS: 19. Savalace Townsend
REB: 9. Daniel Broughton
AST: 3. Savalace Townsend
Nov 21, 2011 Manhattan (W) Fresno State (L) 85-83 Moby Arena PTS: 25. Kevin Olekaibe
REB: 6. Jerry Brown, Jr.
AST: 4. Tyler Johnson
PTS: 14. Donovan Kates
REB: 6. Roberto Colonette
AST: 4. George Beamon
Nov 21, 2011 Brown (L) #5 George Mason (W) 48-74 EagleBank Arena PTS: 23. Ryan Pearson
REB: 8. Erik Copes
AST: 4. Corey Edwards
PTS: 9. Jean Herbert-Harris
REB: 4. Christian Gore
AST: 3. Sean McGonagill
Nov 21, 2011 Southern Methodist (L) #6 Oral Roberts (W) 56-62 Mabee Center PTS: 30. Dominique Morrison
REB: 9. Michael Craion
AST: 4. Warren Niles
PTS: 16. Robert Nyakundi
REB: 4. Robert Nyakundi
AST: 2. London Giles
Nov 21, 2011 #8 Texas-San Antonio (L) #7 Colorado State (W) 75-85 Moby Arena PTS: 18. Wes Eikmeier
REB: 8. Will Bell
AST: 6. Dorian Green
PTS: 19. Kannon Burrage
REB: 9. Jeromie Hill
AST: 5. Sei Paye
Nov 22, 2011 Monmouth (L) Brown (W) 71-79 EagleBank Arena PTS: 22. Stephen Albrecht
REB: 5. Tyler Ponticelli
AST: 8. Sean McGonagill
PTS: 24. Andrew Nicholas
REB: 9. Phil Wait
AST: 5. Austin Tillotson
Nov 22, 2011 Arkansas-Pine Bluff (L) Southern Methodist (W) 55-64 Mabee Center PTS: 27. Robert Nyakundi
REB: 6. Cannen Cunningham
AST: 4. Ricmonds Vilde
PTS: 22. Savalace Townsend
REB: 11. Mitchell Anderson
AST: 5. Savalace Townsend
Nov 22, 2011 Fresno State (L) #8 Texas-San Antonio (W) 79-83 Moby Arena PTS: 14. Melvin Johnson III
REB: 7. Kannon Burrage
AST: 7. Stephen Franklin
PTS: 26. Jonathan Wills
REB: 5. Kevin Olekaibe
AST: 10. Steven Shepp
Nov 22, 2011 Albany (L) #5 George Mason (W) 46-66 EagleBank Arena PTS: 24. Ryan Pearson
REB: 9. Mike Morrison
AST: 4. Corey Edwards
PTS: 15. Logan Aronhalt
REB: 12. Blake Metcalf
AST: 2. Mike Black
Nov 22, 2011 Florida International (L) #6 Oral Roberts (W) 65-73 Mabee Center PTS: 19. Michael Craion
REB: 8. Michael Craion
AST: 5. Mikey Manghum
PTS: 22. Phillip Taylor
REB: 9. Dominique Ferguson
AST: 3. Phillip Taylor
Nov 22, 2011 Manhattan (L) #7 Colorado State (W) 86-91 Moby Arena PTS: 23. Wes Eikmeier
REB: 6. Greg Smith
AST: 5. Jesse Carr
PTS: 22. Michael Alvarado
REB: 14. Roberto Colonette
AST: 5. Michael Alvarado
Nov 23, 2011 #3 Stanford (W) #2 Oklahoma State (L) 82-67 Madison Square Garden PTS: 16. Le'Bryan Nash
REB: 6. Markel Brown
AST: 4. Cezar Guerrero
PTS: 21. Josh Owens
REB: 5. Josh Owens
AST: 4. Dwight Powell
Nov 23, 2011 #4 Virginia Tech (L) #1 Syracuse (W) 58-69 Madison Square Garden PTS: 20. Kris Joseph
REB: 10. Kris Joseph
AST: 6. Brandon Triche
PTS: 17. Jarell Eddie
REB: 7. Dorian Finney-Smith
AST: 5. Jarell Eddie
Nov 25, 2011 #4 Virginia Tech (W) #2 Oklahoma State (L) 59-57 Madison Square Garden PTS: 19. Markel Brown
REB: 10. Markel Brown
AST: 2. Markel Brown
PTS: 18. Erick Green
REB: 14. Dorian Finney-Smith
AST: 1. Dorian Finney-Smith
Nov 25, 2011 #3 Stanford (L) #1 Syracuse (W) 63-69 Madison Square Garden PTS: 18. Kris Joseph
REB: 9. Kris Joseph
AST: 4. Brandon Triche
PTS: 13. Aaron Bright
REB: 5. Josh Huestis
AST: 4. Anthony Brown