1984 Big East Men's Basketball Tournament

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1984 Big East Men's
Basketball Tournament
Classification Division I
Teams 9
Site Madison Square Garden
New York City
Champions Georgetown (3rd title)
Winning coach John Thompson (3rd title)
MVP Patrick Ewing Georgetown
Post-Big East
tournament(s)
1984 NIT, 1984 NCAA
Big East Men's
Basketball Tournaments
«1983  1985»
1983–84 Big East men's basketball standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   PCT     W   L   PCT
#2 Georgetown 14 2   .875     34 3   .919
#18 Syracuse 12 4   .750     23 9   .719
Villanova 12 4   .750     19 12   .613
Boston College 8 8   .500     18 12   .600
St. John's 8 8   .500     18 12   .600
Pittsburgh 6 10   .375     18 13   .581
Connecticut 5 11   .313     13 15   .464
Providence 5 11   .313     15 14   .517
Seton Hall 2 14   .125     9 19   .321
† 1984 Big East Tournament winner
As of April 2, 1984[1]; Rankings from AP Poll

The 1984 Big East Men's Basketball Tournament took place at Madison Square Garden in New York City, from March 7 to March 10, 1984. Its winner received the Big East Conference's automatic bid to the 1984 NCAA Tournament. It is a single-elimination tournament with four rounds. Georgetown had the best regular season conference record and received the #1 seed.

Georgetown defeated Syracuse in the championship game 82–71, to claim its third Big East Tournament championship.

Bracket[edit]

  First Round
March 7, 1984
Quarterfinals
March 8, 1984
Semifinals
March 9, 1984
Championship Game
March 10, 1984
                                     
        
  1  Georgetown 70  
    8  Providence 50  
8  Providence 59
9  Seton Hall 55  
  1  Georgetown 79  
  5  St. John's 68  
        
        
  4  Boston College 56
    5  St. John's 57  
      
        
  1  Georgetown 82OT
  2  Syracuse 71
        
        
  2  Syracuse 73
    7  Connecticut 58  
      
        
  2  Syracuse 66
  3  Villanova 65  
        
        
  3  Villanova 75
    6  Pittsburgh 65  
      

Awards[edit]

Most Valuable Player: Patrick Ewing, Georgetown

All Tournament Team

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