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2010 Big East Men's
Basketball Tournament
Tournament Logo
Tournament Logo
Classification Division I
Season 2009–10
Teams 16
Site Madison Square Garden
New York City
Champions West Virginia (1st title)
Winning coach Bob Huggins (1st title)
MVP Da'Sean Butler West Virginia
Television ESPN
Post-Big East
tournament(s)
2010 NIT, 2010 NCAA,
2010 CBI, 2010 CIT
Big East Men's
Basketball Tournaments
«2009  2011»
2009–10 Big East men's basketball standings
   Conf Overall
Team W L PCT W L PCT
#4 Syracuse 15 3 .833 28 4 .875
#18 Pittsburgh 13 5 .722 24 8 .750
#6 West Virginia 13 5 .722 27 6 .818
#9 Villanova 13 5 .722 24 7 .774
Marquette 11 7 .611 22 11 .667
Louisville 11 7 .611 20 12 .625
Notre Dame 10 8 .556 23 11 .676
#14 Georgetown 10 8 .556 23 10 .697
South Florida 9 9 .500 20 13 .606
Seton Hall 9 9 .500 19 13 .594
Cincinnati 7 11 .389 18 15 .545
Connecticut 7 11 .389 18 15 .545
St. John's 6 12 .333 17 15 .531
Rutgers 5 13 .278 15 17 .469
Providence 4 14 .222 12 19 .387
DePaul 1 17 .056 8 23 .258

2010 Big East Tournament winner
As of March 16, 2010[1] • Rankings from AP Poll

The 2010 Big East Men's Basketball Tournament, a part of the 2009-10 NCAA Division I men's basketball season, took place in March 2010 at Madison Square Garden in New York City. The West Virginia Mountaineers defeated the Georgetown Hoyas 60–58 in the tournament finals to receive the Big East Conference's automatic bid to the 2010 NCAA Tournament. This was the second Big East tournament to include all 16 of the conference's teams. The teams finishing 9 through 16 in the regular season standings played first round games, while teams 5 through 8 received byes to the second round. The top 4 teams during the regular season received double-byes to the quarterfinals.[2]

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Seeds

2010 Big East Men's Basketball Tournament seeds
Seed School Conf. Over. Tiebreaker
#1 ‡†Syracuse 15–3 28–3
#2 Pittsburgh 13–5 24–7 2–1 vs. WVU/NOVA[3]
#3 West Virginia 13–5 24–6 2–2 vs. PITT/NOVA
#4 Villanova 13–5 24–6 1–2 vs. PITT/WVU
#5 #Marquette 11–7 20–10 1–0 vs. LOU
#6 #Louisville 11–7 20–11 0–1 vs. MARQ
#7 #Notre Dame 10–8 21–10 1–0 vs. GTWN
#8 #Georgetown 10–8 20–9 0–1 vs. ND
#9 South Florida 9–9 19–11 1–0 vs. HALL
#10 Seton Hall 9–9 18–11 0–1 vs. USF
#11 Cincinnati 7–11 16–14 2–0 vs. CONN
#12 Connecticut 7–11 17–14 0–2 vs. CIN
#13 St. John's 6–12 16–14
#14 Rutgers 5–13 15–16
#15 Providence 4–14 12–18
#16 DePaul 1–17 8–22
‡ – Big East regular season champions, and tournament No. 1 seed.[4]
† – Received a double-bye in the conference tournament.
# – Received a single-bye in the conference tournament.
Overall records are as of the end of the regular season.

Bracket

All times Eastern. Rankings from AP Poll.

  First Round
Tuesday, March 9
Second Round
Wednesday, March 10
Quarterfinals
Thursday, March 11
Semifinals
Friday, March 12
                                     
9  South Florida 58  
16  DePaul 49  
  9  South Florida 49  
    8  #22 Georgetown 69  
      
  8  #22 Georgetown 91  
    1  #3 Syracuse 84  
        
        
  8  #22 Georgetown 80
  5  Marquette 57
12  Connecticut 51  
13  St. John's 73  
  13  St. John's 55
    5  Marquette 57  
      
        
  5  Marquette 80
    4  #10 Villanova 76  
  First Round
Tuesday, March 9
Second Round
Wednesday, March 10
Quarterfinals
Thursday, March 11
Semifinals
Friday, March 12
                                     
10  Seton Hall 109  
15  Providence 106  
  10  Seton Hall 56  
    7  Notre Dame 68  
      
  7  Notre Dame 50  
    2  #16 Pittsburgh 45  
        
        
  7  Notre Dame 51
  3  #7 West Virginia 53
11  Cincinnati 69  
14  Rutgers 68  
  11  Cincinnati 69
    6  Louisville 66  
      
        
  11  Cincinnati 51
    3  #7 West Virginia 54  
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Championship Game

  Big East Tournament Final
Saturday, March 13
8  #22 Georgetown 58
3  #7 West Virginia 60

See also

References

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