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2013 MEAC Men's Basketball Tournament

The 2013 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference Men's Basketball Tournament took place March 11–16, 2013 at the Norfolk Scope in Norfolk, Virginia.[1] The tournament winner, North Carolina A&T, received an automatic bid into the 2013 NCAA Tournament. 2013 was the first year in Norfolk after the last eight years in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. [2] First Round games were played on March 11 and March 12, with the Quarterfinal games played March 13 and March 14. The semifinals were held March 15, with the Championship game being played on March 16.[3] ESPNU televised the Championship Game.

2013 MEAC Men's Basketball Tournament
2013 MEAC Basketball Tournament Logo.jpg
2013 MEAC Tournament logo
ClassificationDivision I
Season2012–13
Teams13
SiteNorfolk Scope
Norfolk, Virginia
ChampionsNorth Carolina A&T (16th title)
Winning coachCy Alexander (6th title)
TelevisionESPN U
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2012–13 MEAC men's basketball standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   PCT     W   L   PCT
Norfolk State 16 0   1.000     21 12   .636
North Carolina Central 15 1   .938     22 9   .710
Savannah State 11 5   .688     19 15   .559
Hampton 11 5   .688     14 17   .452
Morgan State 10 6   .625     17 15   .531
North Carolina A&T 8 8   .500     20 17   .541
Delaware State 8 8   .500     15 18   .455
Bethune–Cookman 7 9   .438     14 20   .412
Florida A&M 5 11   .313     8 23   .258
Coppin State 5 11   .313     8 24   .250
Howard 4 12   .250     7 24   .226
South Carolina State 2 14   .125     6 24   .200
Maryland Eastern Shore 2 14   .125     2 26   .071
2013 MEAC Tournament winner
As of March 21, 2013; Rankings from AP Poll

BracketEdit

  First Round
March 11 and March 12
Quarterfinals
March 13 and March 14
Semifinals
March 15
Championship Game
March 16
ESPNU
                                     
       
  1 Norfolk State 68  
    8 Bethune–Cookman 70OT  
8 Bethune–Cookman 89
9 Coppin State 76  
  8 Bethune–Cookman 71  
  5 Morgan State 82  
4 Savannah State 59  
13 UMES 44  
  4 Savannah State 61
    5 Morgan State 64OT  
5 Morgan State 61
12 South Carolina State 52  
  5 Morgan State 54
  7 North Carolina A&T 57
       
       
  2 North Carolina Central 42
    7 North Carolina A&T 55  
7 North Carolina A&T 68
10 Florida A&M 40  
  6 Delaware State 74
  7 North Carolina A&T 78  
       
       
  3 Hampton 60
    6 Delaware State 63  
6 Delaware State 73
11 Howard 61  

All times listed are Eastern

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2013 MEAC BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT" (PDF). MEAC. Retrieved 9 March 2013.
  2. ^ Dell, John (2 February 2012). "MEAC moving tourneys to Norfolk". Winston-Salem Journal. Retrieved 31 October 2012.
  3. ^ "2013 MEAC Tournament Championship Schedule". meachoops.com. Retrieved 31 October 2012.