2009 Atlantic 10 Men's Basketball Tournament

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2009 Atlantic 10 Men's
Basketball Tournament
Classification Division I
Season 2008–09
Teams 12
Site Boardwalk Hall
Atlantic City, New Jersey
Champions Temple Owls (8th title)
Winning coach Fran Dunphy (2nd title)
MVP Dionte Christmas Temple
Post-Atlantic 10
tournament(s)
2009 NIT, 2009 NCAA,
2009 CBI, 2009 CIT
Atlantic 10 Men's
Basketball Tournaments
«2008  2010»

The 2009 Atlantic 10 Men's Basketball Tournament was played at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, New Jersey from March 11 through March 14, 2009. The winner of the tournament received an automatic bid to the 2009 NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Tournament and was crowned Atlantic 10 Conference champion. Temple won the tournament with a 69-64 victory over Duquesne.

Bracket[edit]

  First round
March 11
Second round
March 12
Semifinals
March 13
Championship Game
March 14
                                     
        
  1  Xavier 66  
    9  Saint Louis 47  
8  La Salle 60
9  Saint Louis 62*  
  1  Xavier 53  
  4  Temple 55  
        
        
  4  Temple 79
    5  Saint Joseph's 65  
5  Saint Joseph's 72
12  Charlotte 62  
  4  Temple 69
  7  Duquesne 64
        
        
  3  Dayton 69
    6  Richmond 64  
6  Richmond 65
11  St. Bonaventure 49  
  3  Dayton 66
  7  Duquesne 77  
        
        
  2  Rhode Island 74
    7  Duquesne 78  
7  Duquesne 91
10  Massachusetts 81  

Asterisk denotes game ended in overtime.


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