2009 Ohio Valley Conference Men's Basketball Tournament

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2009 Ohio Valley Conference Men's Basketball Tournament
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2009 Tournament logo
Classification Division I
Season 2008–09
Teams 8
First round site campus sites
Semifinals site Sommet Center
Nashville, Tennessee
Finals site Sommet Center
Nashville, Tennessee
Champions Morehead State (3rd title)
Winning coach Donnie Tyndall (1st title)
MVP Kenneth Faried (Morehead State)
Television ESPNU, ESPN2
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The 2009 Ohio Valley Conference Men's Basketball Tournament took place on March 3, 6, and 7, 2009. The first round was hosted by the better seed in each game, and the semifinals and finals took place at Sommet Center in Nashville, Tennessee. The tournament was won by the Morehead State Eagles.

Format[edit]

The top eight eligible men's basketball teams in the Ohio Valley Conference receive a berth in the conference tournament. After the 20 game conference season, teams are seeded by conference record.

Bracket[edit]

Quarterfinals
March 3
Semifinals
March 6
Finals
March 7
                 
1 Tennessee-Martin 93
8 Tennessee Tech 75
1 Tennessee-Martin 55
4 Morehead State 62
5 Eastern Kentucky 72
4 Morehead State 91
4 Morehead State 672OT
2 Austin Peay 65
3 Murray State 88
6 Tennessee State 74
3 Murray State 50
2 Austin Peay 67
7 Eastern Illinois 54
2 Austin Peay 57

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