2012 Missouri Valley Conference Men's Basketball Tournament

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2012 Missouri Valley Conference Men's Basketball Tournament
Classification Division I
Season 2011–12
Teams 10
Site Scottrade Center
St. Louis, Missouri
Champions Creighton (11th title)
Winning coach Greg McDermott (2nd title)
MVP Doug McDermott (Creighton)
Television FSN, CBS
Missouri Valley Conference Men's Basketball Tournaments
«2011  2013»
2011–12 Missouri Valley Conference men's basketball standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   PCT     W   L   PCT
#16 Wichita State 16 2   .889     27 5   .844
#19 Creighton 14 4   .778     28 5   .848
Evansville 9 9   .500     16 16   .500
Illinois State 9 9   .500     21 14   .600
Northern Iowa 9 9   .500     20 14   .588
Missouri State 9 9   .500     16 16   .500
Drake 9 9   .500     18 16   .529
Indiana State 8 10   .444     18 15   .545
Southern Illinois 5 13   .278     8 23   .258
Bradley 2 16   .111     7 25   .219
2012 MVC Tournament winner
As of March 19, 2012; Rankings from AP Poll

The 2012 Missouri Valley Conference Men's Basketball Tournament, popularly referred to as "Arch Madness", as part of the 2011-12 NCAA Division I men's basketball season was played in St. Louis, Missouri March 1–4, 2012 at the Scottrade Center.[1] The championship game was televised live on CBS on Sunday March 4 at 1:05 pm CST. The tournament's winner will receive the Missouri Valley Conference's automatic bid to the 2012 NCAA Tournament.

Tournament Bracket[edit]

  First Round
Thursday, March 1
Quarterfinals
Friday, March 2
Semifinals
Saturday, March 3
Championship Game
Sunday, March 4
                                     
        
  1  Wichita State 72  
    8  Indiana State 48  
8  Indiana State 66
9  Southern Illinois 51  
  1  Wichita State 64  
  4  Illinois State 65  
        
        
  4  Illinois State 54
    5  Northern Iowa 42  
      
        
  4  Illinois State 79
  2  Creighton 83OT
        
        
  3  Evansville 72
    6  Missouri State 64  
      
        
  3  Evansville 71
  2  Creighton 99  
        
        
  2  Creighton 68
    7  Drake 61  
7  Drake 65
10  Bradley 49  

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Arch Madness: March 1–4, 2012". missouri valley conference. Retrieved January 31, 2012.