YSU Men in the Horizon League Tourney

The Penguins have been the #9 seed in the tournament six times now.

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YSU Mens’ Basketball in the Horizon League Tournament

2017 Horizon League Tournament
At Detroit’s Joe Louis Arena
First Round
Game 1: 10 Milwaukee vs. 7 Detroit, 5:30 Friday
Game 2: 9 Youngstown State vs. 8 Cleveland State, 8 pm Friday
Quarterfinals (Saturday)
Game 3: Winner of Game 2 vs. 1 Oakland, 5:30 pm
Game 4: Winner of Game 1 vs. 2 Valparaiso, 8 pm
Quarterfinals (Sunday)
Game 5: 6 UIC vs. 3 Green Bay, 5 pm
Game 6: 5 Wright State vs. 4 Northern Kentucky, 7:30 pm
Semifinals (Monday)
Game 7: Winner of Game 3 vs. Winner of Game 5, 7 pm (ESPNU)
Game 8: Winner of Game 4 vs. Winner of Game 6, 9:30 pm (ESPN U)
Championship (Tuesday)
Remaining Winners, 7 pm (ESPN)

Penguin Facts in the Tournament
Tournament Record: 4-15
Record versus Higher Seed: 1-14
Record versus Lower Seed: 3-1
Highest Seed: #5 (2007)
Seeds: 9 (6 – counting this year), 7 (4), 6 (3), 5 (1), 8 (1), 10 (1)
Most Common Opponent: Green Bay, 5 (2-3); Detroit, 4 (1-3); Illinois-Chicago, 3 (0-3); Loyola, 3 (1-2)

Penguins’ Results in the Tournament
2016
(6) Detroit 92 (7) YSU 79

2015
(5) Detroit 77 (8) YSU 67

2014
(6) Oakland 96 (7) YSU 92

2013
(3) Wright State 66 (6) YSU 59
(6) YSU 62 (7) Loyola 60

2012
(3) Detroit 93 (6) YSU 76
(6) YSU 77 (7) Green Bay 60

2011
(4) Valparaiso 80 (9) YSU 71

2010
(3) Green Bay 81 (10) YSU 67

2009
(7) Illinois-Chicago 73 (6) YSU 68

2008
(4) Illinois-Chicago 70 (9) YSU 59

2007
(4) Green Bay 72 (5) YSU 55
(5) YSU 82 (8) Detroit 80

2006
(4) Loyola 76 (9) YSU 61

2005
(4) Loyola 78 (9) YSU 75

2004
(6) Butler 88 (7) YSU 57

2003
(3) Illinois-Chicago 79 (7) YSU 59
(7) YSU 65 (6) Green Bay 61

2002
(8) Green Bay 86 (9) YSU 65

Horizon League Tournament Championship
Since YSU began play in 2001-02
2016: Green Bay 78 Wright State 69
2015: Valparaiso 54 Green Bay 44
2014: Milwaukee 69 Wright State 63
2013: Valparaiso 62 Wright State 54
2012: Detroit 70 Valparaiso 50
2011: Butler 59 Milwaukee 44
2010: Butler 70 Wright State 45
2009: Cleveland State 57 Butler 54
2008: Butler 70 Cleveland State 55
2007: Wright State 60 Butler 55
2006: Milwaukee 87 Butler 71
2005: Milwaukee 59 Detroit 58
2004: Illinois-Chicago 65 Milwaukee 62
2003: Milwaukee 69 Butler 52
2002: Illinois-Chicago 76 Loyola 75 OT

#1 Seed in the Horizon League Tournament
Since YSU began play in 2001-02
2016: Valparaiso
2015: Valparaiso
2014: Green Bay
2013: Valparaiso
2012: Valparaiso
2011: Milwaukee
2010: Butler
2009: Butler
2008: Butler
2007: Wright State
2006: Milwaukee
2005: Milwaukee
2004: Milwaukee
2003: Butler
2002: Butler

Horizon League’s Invites to Post-Season Play
Since YSU began play in 2001-02
NCAA Tournament
2016: Green Bay
2015: Valparaiso
2014: Milwaukee
2013: Valparaiso
2012: Detroit
2011: Butler
2010: Butler
2009: Butler, Cleveland State
2008: Butler
2007: Butler, Wright State
2006: Milwaukee
2005: Milwaukee
2004: Illinois-Chicago
2003: Butler, Milwaukee
2002: Illinois-Chicago

NIT Tournament
2016: Valparaiso
2015: Green Bay
2014: Green Bay
2013: Detroit
2012: Cleveland State, Valparaiso
2011: Cleveland State, Milwaukee
2008: Cleveland State
2006: Butler
2004: Milwaukee
2003: Illinois-Chicago
2002: Butler, Detroit

Vegas 16
2016: Oakland

CIT Tournament
2015: Cleveland State, Oakland
2014: Cleveland State, Valparaiso, Wright State
2013: Green Bay, Illinois-Chicago, YSU
2011: Valparaiso

CBI Tournament
2013: Wright State
2012: Butler, Milwaukee
2010: Green Bay
2009: Green Bay
2008: Valparaiso

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