2011 Summit League Men's Basketball Tournament

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The 2011 Summit League Men's Basketball Tournament was the 2011 post-season tournament for Summit League, an NCAA Division I athletic conference. It was won by regular season champion Oakland University. It took place March 5–8, 2011 at the Sioux Falls Arena in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.[1]

2011 Summit League Men's Basketball Tournament
ClassificationDivision I
Season2010–11
Teams8
SiteSioux Falls Arena
Sioux Falls, South Dakota
ChampionsOakland (3rd title)
Winning coachGreg Kampe (3rd title)
MVPKeith Benson (Oakland)
Top scorerReggie Hamilton (Oakland)
(69 points)
TelevisionESPN2, Midco Sports Net
← 2010
2012 →
2010–11 Summit League men's basketball standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   PCT     W   L   PCT
x-Oakland 17 1   .944     25 10   .714
x-Oral Roberts 13 5   .722     19 16   .543
x-IUPUI 12 6   .667     19 14   .576
x-IPFW 11 7   .611     18 12   .600
x-South Dakota State 10 8   .556     19 12   .613
x-UMKC 9 9   .500     16 14   .533
x-North Dakota State 8 10   .444     14 15   .483
x-Southern Utah 7 11   .389     11 19   .367
Western Illinois 2 16   .111     7 23   .233
Centenary * 1 17   .056     1 29   .033
Conference tournament winner
As of March 18, 2011; Rankings from AP Poll
* Ineligible for conference tournament
x-Clinched berth in conference tournament

FormatEdit

Out of the league's 10 teams, the top eight received berths in the conference tournament. After the 18-game conference season, teams were seeded by conference record, with tiebreakers used if necessary in the following order:

  1. Head-to-head competition
  2. Winning percentage vs. ranked conference teams (starting with #1 and moving down until the tie is broken)
  3. Ratings Percentage Index
  4. Coin flip

BracketEdit

All Times Central

Quarterfinals
March 5–6
Semifinals
March 7
Finals
March 8
         
1 Oakland 82
8 Southern Utah 66
1 Oakland 110
5 South Dakota State 90
4 IPFW 75
5 South Dakota State 85
1 Oakland 90
2 Oral Roberts 76
2 Oral Roberts 72
7 North Dakota State 65
2 Oral Roberts 83
3 IUPUI 77
3 IUPUI 79
6 UMKC 55

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2010-08-13. Retrieved 2011-02-26.CS1 maint: Archived copy as title (link)