NIT Tournament Brackets

2018-2019 NIT Tournament Information

Tournament Dates:Mar 19 - Apr 4, 2019
Champions:#2 Texas
Runner-Up:#5 Lipscomb
MVP/MOP:N/A
All-Tournament Team:N/A
Final Four Teams:Texas Christian, Texas Christian, Lipscomb, Lipscomb
#1 Seeds:UNC Greensboro, Indiana, Alabama, Texas Christian
Championship Venue:Madison Square Garden (Manhattan, NY)
Attendance:147,110
Officials:Steven Anderson, Clarence Armstrong, Jason Baker, Chad Barlow, James Breeding, Lionel Butler, Deldre Carr, Sean Casady, Anthony Chiazza, Tony Chiazza, Jeff Clark, Tim Clougherty, Tim Comer, William Covington, Bill Covington, Don Daily, Tom Deneen, Rod Dixon, Pat Driscoll, Greg Evans, Nathan Farrell, John Floyd, John Gaffney, Lewis Garrison, Darron George, Courtney Green, Brent Hampton, Nate Harris, Jeb Hartness, Jerry Heater, Randy Heimerman, John Higgins, Byron Jarrett, Chuck Jones, Keith Kimble, Kipp Kissinger, Tyler Kumpf, Bart Lenox, Michael Luckie, Jamie Luckie, Randy McCall, Ty Meixsell, Chance Moore, Tommy Morrisey, D.G. Nelson, Brian O'Connell, Terry Oglesby, Tony Padilla, Marques Pettigrew, Kelly Pfeifer, Gerry Pollard, Jeff Pon, Matt Potter, Chris Rastatter, Mike Roberts, Rob Rorke, Owen Shortt, Doug Shows, Lamar Simpson, Kerby Sitton, Bret Smith, Bert Smith, Jemel Spearman, Raymond Styons, Paul Szelc, Ted Valentine, Bill Vinovich, Vladimir Voyard-Tadal, Jabir Walker, Earl Walton, Gerald Williams, Terry Wymer, Edwin Young

2018-2019 NIT Tournament Leaders

Total Points:Garrison Mathews (Lipscomb, Sr.) (130)
Total Rebounds:Garrison Mathews (Lipscomb, Sr.) (39)
Total Assists:Kenny Cooper (Lipscomb, Jr.) (33)
Total Steals:Kenny Cooper (Lipscomb, Jr.) (12)
Total Blocks:Kevin Samuel (Texas Christian, Fr.) (10), Dexter Dennis (Wichita State, Fr.) (10)
Total Minutes:Garrison Mathews (Lipscomb, Sr.) (175)
Total FIC:Garrison Mathews (Lipscomb, Sr.) (81.1)
Total Fouls:Kenny Cooper (Lipscomb, Jr.) (20)
Total Turnovers:Kenny Cooper (Lipscomb, Jr.) (16)
Total FGs:Rob Marberry (Lipscomb, Sr.) (37)
Total 3PM:Garrison Mathews (Lipscomb, Sr.) (18)
Total FTs:Garrison Mathews (Lipscomb, Sr.) (42)

2018-2019 NIT Tournament Bracket

UNC Greensboro Bracket
1 UNC Greensboro 84
8 Campbell 69
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
4 Davidson 81
5 Lipscomb 89
3 Georgetown 68
6 Harvard 71
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 NC State 84
7 Hofstra 78
UNC Greensboro Bracket
 
 
1 UNC Greensboro 69
5 Lipscomb 86
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 NC State 78
6 Harvard 77
UNC Greensboro Bracket
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 NC State 93
5 Lipscomb 94
Indiana Bracket
1 Indiana 89
8 St. Francis (PA) 72
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
4 Providence 72
5 Arkansas 84
3 Furman 70
6 Wichita State 76
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 Clemson 75
7 Wright State 69
Indiana Bracket
 
 
1 Indiana 63
5 Arkansas 60
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 Clemson 55
6 Wichita State 63
Indiana Bracket
 
 
 
 
 
 
1 Indiana 63
6 Wichita State 73
Alabama Bracket
1 Alabama 79
8 Norfolk State 80
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
4 Colorado 78
5 Dayton 73
3 Xavier 78
6 Toledo 64
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 Texas 79
7 South Dakota State 73
Alabama Bracket
 
 
4 Colorado 76
8 Norfolk State 60
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 Texas 78
3 Xavier 76
Alabama Bracket
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 Texas 68
4 Colorado 55
TCU Bracket
1 Texas Christian 82
8 Sam Houston State 69
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
4 Nebraska 80
5 Butler 76
3 Memphis 74
6 San Diego 60
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 Creighton 70
7 Loyola (IL) 61
TCU Bracket
 
 
1 Texas Christian 88
4 Nebraska 72
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 Creighton 79
3 Memphis 67
TCU Bracket
 
 
 
 
 
 
1 Texas Christian 71
2 Creighton 58
Semifinals and Finals
5 Lipscomb 71
6 Wichita State 64
 
 
 
 
 
 
1 Texas Christian 44
2 Texas 58
Semifinals and Finals
 
 
2 Texas 81
5 Lipscomb 66

2018-2019 NIT Tournament Participants

Seed School Ovr. Wins Ovr. Losses Ovr. Win % Conf. Wins Conf. Losses Conf. Win % Berth Type
1 UNC Greensboro 29  80.56% 15  83.33% At-Large
1 Texas Christian 23  14  62.16% 11  38.89% At-Large
1 Indiana 19  16  54.29% 12  40.00% At-Large
1 Alabama 18  16  52.94% 10  44.44% At-Large
2 NC State 24  12  66.67% 50.00% At-Large
2 Clemson 20  14  58.82% 50.00% At-Large
2 Creighton 20  15  57.14% 50.00% At-Large
2 Texas 20  16  55.56% 10  44.44% At-Large
3 Furman 25  75.76% 13  72.22% At-Large
3 Memphis 22  14  61.11% 11  61.11% At-Large
3 Georgetown 19  14  57.58% 50.00% At-Large
3 Xavier 19  16  54.29% 50.00% At-Large
4 Davidson 24  10  70.59% 14  77.78% At-Large
4 Colorado 23  13  63.89% 10  55.56% At-Large
4 Nebraska 19  17  52.78% 14  30.00% At-Large
4 Providence 18  16  52.94% 11  38.89% At-Large
5 Lipscomb 29  80.56% 14  87.50% Regular Season Champion
5 Dayton 21  12  63.64% 13  72.22% At-Large
5 Arkansas 18  16  52.94% 10  44.44% At-Large
5 Butler 16  17  48.48% 11  38.89% At-Large
6 Toledo 25  75.76% 13  72.22% At-Large
6 Wichita State 22  15  59.46% 10  55.56% At-Large
6 San Diego 21  15  58.33% 43.75% At-Large
6 Harvard 19  12  61.29% 10  71.43% Regular Season Champion
7 Hofstra 27  77.14% 15  83.33% Regular Season Champion
7 South Dakota State 24  72.73% 14  87.50% Regular Season Champion
7 Wright State 21  14  60.00% 13  72.22% Regular Season Champion
7 Loyola (IL) 20  14  58.82% 12  66.67% Regular Season Champion
8 Norfolk State 22  14  61.11% 14  87.50% Regular Season Champion
8 Sam Houston State 21  12  63.64% 16  88.89% Regular Season Champion
8 Campbell 20  13  60.61% 12  75.00% Regular Season Champion
8 St. Francis (PA) 18  15  54.55% 12  66.67% Regular Season Champion

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

2018-2019 NIT Tournament Schedule

Date Away Team Home Team Result Venue Home Leaders Away Leaders
Mar 19, 2019 #8 St. Francis (PA) (L) #1 Indiana (W) 72-89 Assembly Hall PTS: 28. Juwan Morgan
REB: 9. Justin Smith
AST: 6. Devonte Green
PTS: 21. Isaiah Blackmon
REB: 9. Keith Braxton
AST: 5. Jamaal King
Mar 19, 2019 #8 Campbell (L) #1 UNC Greensboro (W) 69-84 Greensboro Coliseum Fieldhouse PTS: 25. Isaiah Miller
REB: 9. Kyrin Galloway
AST: 5. Demetrius Troy
PTS: 32. Chris Clemons
REB: 6. Isaac Chatman
AST: 5. Jordan Whitfield
Mar 19, 2019 #7 Wright State (L) #2 Clemson (W) 69-75 Littlejohn Coliseum PTS: 24. Marcquise Reed
REB: 9. David Skara
AST: 4. Marcquise Reed
PTS: 17. Billy Wampler
REB: 9. Loudon Love
AST: 3. Mark Hughes
Mar 19, 2019 #7 Hofstra (L) #2 NC State (W) 78-84 PNC Arena PTS: 26. Markell Johnson
REB: 11. C.J. Bryce
AST: 5. Markell Johnson
PTS: 29. Justin Wright-Foreman
REB: 8. Jacquil Taylor
AST: 5. Justin Wright-Foreman
Mar 19, 2019 #5 Lipscomb (W) #4 Davidson (L) 89-81 John M. Belk Arena PTS: 31. Kellan Grady
REB: 7. Kellan Grady
AST: 10. Jon Axel Gudmundsson
PTS: 18. Michael Buckland
REB: 7. Garrison Mathews
AST: 6. Kenny Cooper
Mar 19, 2019 #6 San Diego (L) #3 Memphis (W) 60-74 FedExForum PTS: 21. Jeremiah Martin
REB: 7. Jeremiah Martin
AST: 3. Antwann Jones
PTS: 17. Olin Carter III
REB: 11. Yauhen Massalski
AST: 6. Tyler Williams
Mar 19, 2019 #7 Loyola (IL) (L) #2 Creighton (W) 61-70 CenturyLink Center Omaha PTS: 17. Martin Krampelj
REB: 8. Martin Krampelj
AST: 7. Ty-Shon Alexander
PTS: 18. Aher Uguak
REB: 9. Lucas Williamson
AST: 8. Marques Townes
Mar 19, 2019 #7 South Dakota State (L) #2 Texas (W) 73-79 Frank Erwin Center PTS: 26. Dylan Osetkowski
REB: 6. Jericho Sims
AST: 4. Courtney Ramey
PTS: 25. Mike Daum
REB: 11. Mike Daum
AST: 5. Skyler Flatten
Mar 19, 2019 #5 Arkansas (W) #4 Providence (L) 84-72 Dunkin Donuts Center PTS: 19. Maliek White
REB: 11. Alpha Diallo
AST: 4. Alpha Diallo
PTS: 18. Mason Jones
REB: 8. Gabe Osabuohien
AST: 6. Jalen Harris
Mar 19, 2019 #5 Dayton (L) #4 Colorado (W) 73-78 Coors Events Center PTS: 19. D'Shawn Schwartz
REB: 12. Tyler Bey
AST: 5. McKinley Wright
PTS: 21. Obi Toppin
REB: 6. Obi Toppin
AST: 5. Jalen Crutcher
Mar 20, 2019 #6 Wichita State (W) #3 Furman (L) 76-70 Timmons Arena PTS: 27. Matt Rafferty
REB: 8. Matt Rafferty
AST: 5. Matt Rafferty
PTS: 20. Markis McDuffie
REB: 10. Jaime Echenique
AST: 4. Jamarius Burton
Mar 20, 2019 #6 Toledo (L) #3 Xavier (W) 64-78 Cintas Center PTS: 20. Naji Marshall
REB: 21. Naji Marshall
AST: 6. Naji Marshall
PTS: 23. Jaelan Sanford
REB: 7. Luke Knapke
AST: 4. Chris Darrington
Mar 20, 2019 #8 Norfolk State (W) #1 Alabama (L) 80-79 Coleman Coliseum PTS: 18. Herb Jones
REB: 12. Donta Hall
AST: 6. Dazon Ingram
PTS: 25. Derrik Jamerson, Jr.
REB: 13. Jordan Butler
AST: 7. Steven Whitley
Mar 20, 2019 #6 Harvard (W) #3 Georgetown (L) 71-68 Capital One Arena PTS: 25. Jessie Govan
REB: 7. Joshua LeBlanc
AST: 4. James Akinjo
PTS: 18. Bryce Aiken
REB: 6. Chris Lewis
AST: 7. Noah Kirkwood
Mar 20, 2019 #8 Sam Houston State (L) #1 Texas Christian (W) 69-82 Schollmaier Arena PTS: 15. J.D. Miller
REB: 9. Desmond Bane
AST: 11. Alex Robinson
PTS: 24. Kai Mitchell
REB: 10. Kai Mitchell
AST: 7. Josh Delaney
Mar 20, 2019 #5 Butler (L) #4 Nebraska (W) 76-80 Pinnacle Bank Arena PTS: 28. Isaiah Roby
REB: 8. Isaiah Roby
AST: 5. Johnny Trueblood
PTS: 14. Sean McDermott
REB: 7. Sean McDermott
AST: 12. Aaron Thompson
Mar 22, 2019 #3 Memphis (L) #2 Creighton (W) 67-79 CenturyLink Center Omaha PTS: 14. Mitchell Ballock
REB: 10. Christian Bishop
AST: 8. Marcus Zegarowski
PTS: 20. Jeremiah Martin
REB: 6. Antwann Jones
AST: 4. Jeremiah Martin
Mar 23, 2019 #5 Arkansas (L) #1 Indiana (W) 60-63 Assembly Hall PTS: 18. Devonte Green
REB: 11. Devonte Green
AST: 5. Rob Phinisee
PTS: 18. Desi Sills
REB: 6. Gabe Osabuohien
AST: 7. Jalen Harris
Mar 23, 2019 #5 Lipscomb (W) #1 UNC Greensboro (L) 86-69 Greensboro Coliseum Fieldhouse PTS: 27. Francisco Alonso
REB: 5. Angelo Allegri
AST: 3. Demetrius Troy
PTS: 24. Rob Marberry
REB: 11. Garrison Mathews
AST: 6. Kenny Cooper
Mar 24, 2019 #6 Wichita State (W) #2 Clemson (L) 63-55 Littlejohn Coliseum PTS: 18. Marcquise Reed
REB: 8. Elijah Thomas
AST: 1. Aamir Simms
PTS: 18. Jaime Echenique
REB: 11. Dexter Dennis
AST: 3. Samajae Haynes-Jones
Mar 24, 2019 #3 Xavier (L) #2 Texas (W) 76-78 Frank Erwin Center PTS: 21. Kerwin Roach, Jr.
REB: 8. Courtney Ramey
AST: 6. Kerwin Roach, Jr.
PTS: 22. Tyrique Jones
REB: 11. Tyrique Jones
AST: 5. Quentin Goodin
Mar 24, 2019 #6 Harvard (L) #2 NC State (W) 77-78 PNC Arena PTS: 16. C.J. Bryce
REB: 8. Torin Dorn
AST: 5. Markell Johnson
PTS: 19. Noah Kirkwood
REB: 7. Chris Lewis
AST: 5. Noah Kirkwood
Mar 24, 2019 #4 Nebraska (L) #1 Texas Christian (W) 72-88 Schollmaier Arena PTS: 30. Desmond Bane
REB: 8. Desmond Bane
AST: 9. Alex Robinson
PTS: 19. James Palmer, Jr.
REB: 13. Tanner Borchardt
AST: 6. Glynn Watson
Mar 25, 2019 #8 Norfolk State (L) #4 Colorado (W) 60-76 Moby Arena PTS: 17. Tyler Bey
REB: 10. Evan Battey
AST: 6. McKinley Wright
PTS: 14. Mastadi Pitt
REB: 9. Nic Thomas
AST: 3. Steven Whitley
Mar 26, 2019 #6 Wichita State (W) #1 Indiana (L) 73-63 Assembly Hall PTS: 21. Juwan Morgan
REB: 7. Devonte Green
AST: 4. Devonte Green
PTS: 21. Markis McDuffie
REB: 11. Jaime Echenique
AST: 4. Erik Stevenson
Mar 26, 2019 #2 Creighton (L) #1 Texas Christian (W) 58-71 Schollmaier Arena PTS: 25. Kouat Noi
REB: 11. Alex Robinson
AST: 4. Desmond Bane
PTS: 14. Mitchell Ballock
REB: 6. Christian Bishop
AST: 4. Kaleb Joseph
Mar 27, 2019 #5 Lipscomb (W) #2 NC State (L) 94-93 PNC Arena PTS: 34. Torin Dorn
REB: 10. Wyatt Walker
AST: 5. Markell Johnson
PTS: 44. Garrison Mathews
REB: 8. Garrison Mathews
AST: 7. Kenny Cooper
Mar 27, 2019 #4 Colorado (L) #2 Texas (W) 55-68 Frank Erwin Center PTS: 15. Dylan Osetkowski
REB: 10. Jericho Sims
AST: 3. Dylan Osetkowski
PTS: 18. Tyler Bey
REB: 13. Tyler Bey
AST: 3. McKinley Wright
Apr 2, 2019 #6 Wichita State (L) #5 Lipscomb (W) 64-71 Madison Square Garden PTS: 34. Garrison Mathews
REB: 15. Eli Pepper
AST: 10. Kenny Cooper
PTS: 13. Dexter Dennis
REB: 8. Jaime Echenique
AST: 3. Jamarius Burton
Apr 2, 2019 #2 Texas (W) #1 Texas Christian (L) 58-44 Madison Square Garden PTS: 12. Alex Robinson
REB: 12. Kevin Samuel
AST: 2. R.J. Nembhard
PTS: 22. Kerwin Roach, Jr.
REB: 9. Dylan Osetkowski
AST: 8. Courtney Ramey
Apr 4, 2019 #5 Lipscomb (L) #2 Texas (W) 66-81 Madison Square Garden PTS: 19. Dylan Osetkowski
REB: 11. Dylan Osetkowski
AST: 9. Kerwin Roach, Jr.
PTS: 17. Rob Marberry
REB: 8. Michael Buckland
AST: 5. Michael Buckland