NIT Tournament Brackets

2016-2017 NIT Tournament Information

Tournament Dates:Mar 14 - 30, 2017
Champions:#4 Texas Christian
Runner-Up:#6 Georgia Tech
MVP/MOP:Kenrich Williams (Texas Christian, Jr.)
All-Tournament Team:Kenrich Williams (Texas Christian, Jr.), Vladimir Brodziansky (Texas Christian, Jr.), Alex Robinson (Texas Christian, So.), Josh Okogie (Georgia Tech, Fr.), Tadric Jackson (Georgia Tech, Jr.)
Final Four Teams:Texas Christian, Texas Christian, Georgia Tech, Georgia Tech
#1 Seeds:Syracuse, California, Illinois State, Iowa
Championship Venue:Madison Square Garden (Manhattan, NY)
Attendance:N/A
Officials:Pat Adams, Clarence Armstrong, Rick Batsell, Bo Boroski, James Breeding, Evon Burroughs, Lionel Butler, Jon Campbell, Deldre Carr, Jose Carrion, Sean Casey, Jeff Clark, Tim Clougherty, Ed Corbett, Rick Crawford, Don Daily, A.J. Desai, Brent Douglas, Pat Driscoll, James Durham, Klaus Endrissat, Pat Evans, John Floyd, Anthony Franklin, John Gaffney, Lewis Garrison, Tim Gattis, Ron Groover, David Hall, Brent Hampton, Nate Harris, Jeb Hartness, Frank Harvey, Jerry Heater, Randy Heimerman, Tony Henderson, Karl Hess, Kelly Hunt, Byron Jarrett, Chuck Jones, Keith Kimble, Kipp Kissinger, Rob Kueneman, Bart Lenox, Joe Lindsay, Jamie Lucke, Jeff Malhem, Randy McCall, Steve McJunkins, Terry Moore, Matt Morales, Ray Natill, D.G. Nelson, Tim Nester, Tim Nestor, Tommy Nunez, Tommy Nunez Jr., Brian O'Connell, Brian OConnell, Kevin OConnell, Terry Oglesby, Marques Pettigrew, Gerry Pollard, Matt Potter, Chris Rastatter, Robert Riley, Wally Rutecki, Mike Scyphers, Owen Shortt, Doug Shows, Lamar Simpson, Lamont Simpson, Kirby Sitton, Bret Smith, Alfred Smith, Larry Spaulding, Raymond Styons, Paul Szelc, Earl Walton, Brooks Wells, Edwin Young

2016-2017 NIT Tournament Leaders

Total Points:Josh Okogie (Georgia Tech, Fr.) (99)
Total Rebounds:Kenrich Williams (Texas Christian, Jr.) (60)
Total Assists:Alex Robinson (Texas Christian, So.) (38)
Total Steals:Ben Lammers (Georgia Tech, Jr.) (12)
Total Blocks:Ben Lammers (Georgia Tech, Jr.) (21)
Total Minutes:Ben Lammers (Georgia Tech, Jr.) (182)
Total FIC:Kenrich Williams (Texas Christian, Jr.) (107.5)
Total Fouls:Matt Smith (Cal State Bakersfield, Sr.) (17), Jaylin Airington (Cal State Bakersfield, Sr.) (17)
Total Turnovers:Alex Robinson (Texas Christian, So.) (21)
Total FGs:Josh Okogie (Georgia Tech, Fr.) (33)
Total 3PM:Matt Williams (UCF, Sr.) (16)
Total FTs:Josh Okogie (Georgia Tech, Fr.) (28)

2016-2017 NIT Tournament Bracket

Syracuse Bracket
1 Syracuse 90
8 UNC Greensboro 77
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
4 Monmouth 83
5 Ole Miss 91
3 Indiana 63
6 Georgia Tech 75
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 Georgia 69
7 Belmont 78
Syracuse Bracket
 
 
1 Syracuse 80
5 Ole Miss 85
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
6 Georgia Tech 71
7 Belmont 57
Syracuse Bracket
 
 
 
 
 
 
5 Ole Miss 66
6 Georgia Tech 74
California Bracket
1 California 66
8 Cal State Bakersfield 73
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
4 Colorado State 81
5 Charleston 74
3 Brigham Young 89
6 Texas-Arlington 105
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 Houston 75
7 Akron 78
California Bracket
 
 
4 Colorado State 63
8 Cal State Bakersfield 81
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
6 Texas-Arlington 85
7 Akron 69
California Bracket
 
 
 
 
 
 
6 Texas-Arlington 76
8 Cal State Bakersfield 80
Illinois State Bracket
1 Illinois State 85
8 UC Irvine 71
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
4 UCF 79
5 Colorado 74
3 Utah 68
6 Boise State 73
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 Illinois 82
7 Valparaiso 57
Illinois State Bracket
 
 
1 Illinois State 62
4 UCF 63
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 Illinois 71
6 Boise State 56
Illinois State Bracket
 
 
 
 
 
 
4 UCF 68
2 Illinois 58
Iowa Bracket
1 Iowa 87
8 South Dakota 75
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
4 Texas Christian 66
5 Fresno State 59
3 Alabama 64
6 Richmond 71
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 Clemson 69
7 Oakland 74
Iowa Bracket
 
 
1 Iowa 92
4 Texas Christian 94
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
6 Richmond 87
7 Oakland 83
Iowa Bracket
 
 
 
 
 
 
4 Texas Christian 86
6 Richmond 68
Semifinals and Finals
6 Georgia Tech 76
8 Cal State Bakersfield 61
 
 
 
 
 
 
4 Texas Christian 68
4 UCF 53
Semifinals and Finals
 
 
4 Texas Christian 88
6 Georgia Tech 56

2016-2017 NIT Tournament Participants

Seed School Ovr. Wins Ovr. Losses Ovr. Win % Conf. Wins Conf. Losses Conf. Win % Berth Type
1 Illinois State 28  80.00% 17  94.44% At-Large
1 California 21  13  61.76% 10  55.56% At-Large
1 Iowa 19  15  55.88% 10  55.56% At-Large
1 Syracuse 19  15  55.88% 10  55.56% At-Large
2 Houston 22  11  66.67% 12  66.67% At-Large
2 Illinois 20  15  57.14% 10  44.44% At-Large
2 Georgia 19  15  55.88% 50.00% At-Large
2 Clemson 17  16  51.52% 12  33.33% At-Large
3 Brigham Young 22  12  64.71% 12  66.67% At-Large
3 Utah 20  12  62.50% 11  61.11% At-Large
3 Alabama 19  15  55.88% 10  55.56% At-Large
3 Indiana 18  16  52.94% 11  38.89% At-Large
4 Monmouth 27  79.41% 18  90.00% Regular Season Champion
4 Colorado State 24  12  66.67% 13  72.22% At-Large
4 UCF 24  12  66.67% 11  61.11% At-Large
4 Texas Christian 23  15  60.53% 12  33.33% At-Large
5 Charleston 25  10  71.43% 14  77.78% At-Large
5 Ole Miss 22  14  61.11% 10  55.56% At-Large
5 Fresno State 20  13  60.61% 11  61.11% At-Large
5 Colorado 19  15  55.88% 10  44.44% At-Large
6 Texas-Arlington 27  75.00% 14  77.78% Regular Season Champion
6 Richmond 22  13  62.86% 13  72.22% At-Large
6 Georgia Tech 21  15  58.33% 10  44.44% At-Large
6 Boise State 20  12  62.50% 12  66.67% At-Large
7 Akron 27  75.00% 14  77.78% Regular Season Champion
7 Oakland 25  73.53% 14  77.78% Regular Season Champion
7 Valparaiso 24  72.73% 14  77.78% At-Large
7 Belmont 23  76.67% 15  93.75% Regular Season Champion
8 Cal State Bakersfield 25  10  71.43% 12  85.71% Regular Season Champion
8 UNC Greensboro 25  10  71.43% 14  77.78% At-Large
8 South Dakota 22  12  64.71% 12  75.00% Regular Season Champion
8 UC Irvine 21  15  58.33% 12  75.00% Regular Season Champion

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

2016-2017 NIT Tournament Schedule

Date Away Team Home Team Result Venue Home Leaders Away Leaders
Mar 14, 2017 #5 Ole Miss (W) #4 Monmouth (L) 91-83 OceanFirst Bank Center PTS: 23. Justin Robinson
REB: 5. Austin Tilghman
AST: 7. Justin Robinson
PTS: 23. Sebastian Saiz
REB: 11. Sebastian Saiz
AST: 4. Rasheed Brooks
Mar 14, 2017 #7 Valparaiso (L) #2 Illinois (W) 57-82 State Farm Center PTS: 25. Malcolm Hill
REB: 12. Leron Black
AST: 6. Te'Jon Lucas
PTS: 25. Tevonn Walker
REB: 8. Tevonn Walker
AST: 2. Nick Davidson
Mar 14, 2017 #7 Oakland (W) #2 Clemson (L) 74-69 Littlejohn Coliseum PTS: 24. Jaron Blossomgame
REB: 11. Sidy Djitte
AST: 6. Shelton Mitchell
PTS: 23. Martez Walker
REB: 12. Isaiah Brock
AST: 3. Sherron Dorsey-Walker
Mar 14, 2017 #5 Charleston (L) #4 Colorado State (W) 74-81 Moby Arena PTS: 22. Gian Clavell
REB: 11. Nico Carvacho
AST: 7. Gian Clavell
PTS: 16. Joe Chealey
REB: 11. Jarrell Brantley
AST: 2. Marquise Pointer
Mar 14, 2017 #6 Georgia Tech (W) #3 Indiana (L) 75-63 McCamish Pavilion PTS: 14. Juwan Morgan
REB: 7. Thomas Bryant
AST: 4. Josh Newkirk
PTS: 24. Josh Okogie
REB: 11. Ben Lammers
AST: 4. Josh Okogie
Mar 14, 2017 #6 Richmond (W) #3 Alabama (L) 71-64 Coleman Coliseum PTS: 19. Corban Collins
REB: 7. Bola Olaniyan
AST: 6. Dazon Ingram
PTS: 22. ShawnDre' Jones
REB: 6. T.J. Cline
AST: 4. Khwan Fore
Mar 14, 2017 #6 Boise State (W) #3 Utah (L) 73-68 Jon M. Huntsman Center PTS: 21. Kyle Kuzma
REB: 11. David Collette
AST: 4. Lorenzo Bonam
PTS: 34. Chandler Hutchison
REB: 5. Chandler Hutchison
AST: 2. Justinian Jessup
Mar 14, 2017 #8 Cal State Bakersfield (W) #1 California (L) 73-66 Haas Pavilion PTS: 26. Don Coleman
REB: 7. Cole Welle
AST: 4. Grant Mullins
PTS: 18. Dedrick Basile
REB: 9. Shon Briggs
AST: 5. Brent Wrapp
Mar 15, 2017 #8 UNC Greensboro (L) #1 Syracuse (W) 77-90 Carrier Dome PTS: 34. Andrew White
REB: 10. Tyler Lydon
AST: 5. John Gillon
PTS: 19. Diante Baldwin
REB: 8. Diante Baldwin
AST: 9. Diante Baldwin
Mar 15, 2017 #5 Colorado (L) #4 UCF (W) 74-79 CFE Federal Credit Union Arena PTS: 26. B.J. Taylor
REB: 8. A.J. Davis
AST: 4. B.J. Taylor
PTS: 30. Derrick White
REB: 6. Derrick White
AST: 6. Derrick White
Mar 15, 2017 #7 Belmont (W) #2 Georgia (L) 78-69 Stegeman Coliseum PTS: 29. J.J. Frazier
REB: 6. Derek Ogbeide
AST: 3. E'Torrion Wilridge
PTS: 21. Dylan Windler
REB: 9. Dylan Windler
AST: 8. Austin Luke
Mar 15, 2017 #8 South Dakota (L) #1 Iowa (W) 75-87 Carver-Hawkeye Arena PTS: 20. Peter Jok
REB: 8. Tyler Cook
AST: 11. Jordan Bohannon
PTS: 23. Matt Mooney
REB: 7. Carlton Hurst
AST: 5. Matt Mooney
Mar 15, 2017 #7 Akron (W) #2 Houston (L) 78-75 Hofheinz Pavilion PTS: 24. Rob Gray
REB: 7. Devin Davis
AST: 9. Galen Robinson, Jr.
PTS: 21. Isaiah Johnson
REB: 9. Kwan Cheatham, Jr.
AST: 4. Jimond Ivey
Mar 15, 2017 #5 Fresno State (L) #4 Texas Christian (W) 59-66 Schollmaier Arena PTS: 14. Alex Robinson
REB: 10. Kenrich Williams
AST: 5. Alex Robinson
PTS: 13. Deshon Taylor
REB: 8. Jaron Hopkins
AST: 4. Paul Watson
Mar 15, 2017 #6 Texas-Arlington (W) #3 Brigham Young (L) 105-89 Marriott Center PTS: 29. Eric Mika
REB: 8. Yoeli Childs
AST: 5. Nick Emery
PTS: 28. Drew Charles
REB: 8. Kevin Hervey
AST: 13. Erick Neal
Mar 15, 2017 #8 UC Irvine (L) #1 Illinois State (W) 71-85 Redbird Arena PTS: 22. Deontae Hawkins
REB: 8. MiKyle Mcintosh
AST: 7. Paris Lee
PTS: 24. Jaron Martin
REB: 11. Jonathan Galloway
AST: 9. Luke Nelson
Mar 18, 2017 #5 Ole Miss (W) #1 Syracuse (L) 85-80 Carrier Dome PTS: 18. Taurean Thompson
REB: 14. Tyler Lydon
AST: 8. John Gillon
PTS: 30. Terence Davis
REB: 12. Sebastian Saiz
AST: 9. Deandre Burnett
Mar 19, 2017 #7 Belmont (L) #6 Georgia Tech (W) 57-71 McCamish Pavilion PTS: 23. Quinton Stephens
REB: 10. Ben Lammers
AST: 7. Josh Heath
PTS: 14. Nick Smith
REB: 6. Nick Smith
AST: 8. Austin Luke
Mar 19, 2017 #4 Texas Christian (W) #1 Iowa (L) 94-92 Carver-Hawkeye Arena PTS: 25. Jordan Bohannon
REB: 10. Nicholas Baer
AST: 13. Jordan Bohannon
PTS: 19. Alex Robinson
REB: 10. Kenrich Williams
AST: 11. Alex Robinson
Mar 19, 2017 #7 Oakland (L) #6 Richmond (W) 83-87 Robins Center PTS: 25. T.J. Cline
REB: 9. T.J. Cline
AST: 6. T.J. Cline
PTS: 25. Martez Walker
REB: 9. Jalen Hayes
AST: 6. Sherron Dorsey-Walker
Mar 20, 2017 #4 UCF (W) #1 Illinois State (L) 63-62 Redbird Arena PTS: 15. Deontae Hawkins
REB: 5. Phil Fayne
AST: 5. MiKyle Mcintosh
PTS: 22. B.J. Taylor
REB: 14. Tacko Fall
AST: 5. B.J. Taylor
Mar 20, 2017 #7 Akron (L) #6 Texas-Arlington (W) 69-85 College Park Center PTS: 18. Kaelon Wilson
REB: 9. Jorge Bilbao
AST: 9. Erick Neal
PTS: 14. Jimond Ivey
REB: 8. Kwan Cheatham, Jr.
AST: 3. Isaiah Johnson
Mar 20, 2017 #6 Boise State (L) #2 Illinois (W) 56-71 State Farm Center PTS: 18. Tracy Abrams
REB: 10. Leron Black
AST: 7. Te'Jon Lucas
PTS: 17. Chandler Hutchison
REB: 8. Chandler Hutchison
AST: 4. Paris Austin
Mar 20, 2017 #8 Cal State Bakersfield (W) #4 Colorado State (L) 81-63 Moby Arena PTS: 21. Gian Clavell
REB: 13. Nico Carvacho
AST: 3. Nico Carvacho
PTS: 19. Jaylin Airington
REB: 6. Shon Briggs
AST: 5. Shon Briggs
Mar 21, 2017 #6 Richmond (L) #4 Texas Christian (W) 68-86 Schollmaier Arena PTS: 20. Vladimir Brodziansky
REB: 14. Kenrich Williams
AST: 10. Kenrich Williams
PTS: 33. T.J. Cline
REB: 7. T.J. Cline
AST: 6. T.J. Cline
Mar 21, 2017 #6 Georgia Tech (W) #5 Ole Miss (L) 74-66 Tad Smith Coliseum PTS: 19. Sebastian Saiz
REB: 15. Sebastian Saiz
AST: 3. Marcanvis Hymon
PTS: 26. Josh Okogie
REB: 7. Josh Okogie
AST: 7. Josh Heath
Mar 22, 2017 #2 Illinois (L) #4 UCF (W) 58-68 CFE Federal Credit Union Arena PTS: 17. B.J. Taylor
REB: 10. Tacko Fall
AST: 3. A.J. Davis
PTS: 29. Malcolm Hill
REB: 7. Leron Black
AST: 6. Te'Jon Lucas
Mar 22, 2017 #8 Cal State Bakersfield (W) #6 Texas-Arlington (L) 80-76 College Park Center PTS: 22. Erick Neal
REB: 11. Jorge Bilbao
AST: 5. Erick Neal
PTS: 19. Shon Briggs
REB: 8. Damiyne Durham
AST: 4. Dedrick Basile
Mar 28, 2017 #8 Cal State Bakersfield (L) #6 Georgia Tech (W) 61-76 Madison Square Garden PTS: 22. Josh Okogie
REB: 11. Ben Lammers
AST: 4. Josh Heath
PTS: 18. Dedrick Basile
REB: 7. Justin Pride
AST: 4. Justin Pride
Mar 28, 2017 #4 UCF (L) #4 Texas Christian (W) 53-68 Madison Square Garden PTS: 18. Vladimir Brodziansky
REB: 14. Kenrich Williams
AST: 7. Kenrich Williams
PTS: 15. Matt Williams
REB: 6. Nick Banyard
AST: 2. A.J. Davis
Mar 30, 2017 #6 Georgia Tech (L) #4 Texas Christian (W) 56-88 Madison Square Garden PTS: 25. Kenrich Williams
REB: 12. Kenrich Williams
AST: 11. Alex Robinson
PTS: 19. Tadric Jackson
REB: 7. Ben Lammers
AST: 4. Josh Heath