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MAAC Men's Basketball Tie Breaker Scenarios
Courtesy: MAAC Sports  
Release: 03/02/2013
Courtesy: MAAC Sports

MAAC Men's Basketball Seed Possibilities and Tie-Breakers

Through games played 3/2/2013

 

Niagara (12-5)

Clinched # 1 seed and will play winner of #8 Marist vs. #9 Siena at 2:30 p.m. on Saturday, March 9.

 

 

Rider (12-6)

Clinched # 2 seed and will play winner of #7 (TBD) vs. # 10 Saint Peter's at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, March 9.

 

 

Loyola (11-6)

Remaining Game: vs. Manhattan on Sunday 3/3

Finishes # 3 with WIN OR Iona LOSS

Finishes # 5 with LOSS AND Iona WIN

 

Canisius (11-7)

Finishes # 4 with Loyola LOSS AND Iona WIN

Finishes # 5 with Loyola WIN AND Iona WIN

 

Iona (10-7)

Remaining Game: vs. Siena on Sunday 3/3

Finishes # 3 with WIN AND Loyola LOSS

Finishes # 4 with WIN AND Loyola WIN

Finishes # 5 with LOSS AND Manhattan LOSS OR Fairfield LOSS

Finishes # 6 with LOSS AND Fairfield WIN AND Manhattan WIN

 

Fairfield (9-8)

Remaining Game: @ Marist on Sunday 3/3

Finishes # 6 with WIN AND Manhattan LOSS

Finishes # 7 with LOSS OR Manhattan WIN

 

Manhattan (9-8)

Remaining Game: @ Loyola on Sunday 3/3

Finishes # 5 with WIN AND Iona LOSS AND Fairfield WIN

Finishes # 6 with WIN OR Fairfield LOSS

Finishes # 7 with LOSS AND Fairfield WIN

 

Marist (5-12)

Remaining Game: vs. Fairfield

Will finish # 8 or # 9 and play Siena at 7:30 p.m. on Friday

Finishes # 8 with WIN OR Siena LOSS or Loyola WIN

Coin flip for # 8 with Siena with LOSS AND Siena WIN AND Manhattan WIN 


Siena (4-13)

Remaining Game: @ Iona on Sunday 3/3

Will finish # 8 or # 9 and play Marist at 7:30 p.m. on Friday

Finishes # 9 with LOSS OR Marist WIN or Loyola WIN

Coin flip for # 8 with WIN AND Marist LOSS and Manhatthan WIN

 

Saint Peter's (3-15)

Clinched # 10 seed.  Will play #7 (TBD) on Friday, March 8 at 9:30 p.m.


 

 



Tie-breakers:

 

If Loyola & Rider finish tied for second at 12-6

Split head to head.  Rider swept Niagara, Loyola split with Niagara. 

Rider is # 2, Loyola is # 3

 

If Loyola & Canisius finish tied for third at 11-7

Split head to head.  Both split with Niagara.  Both will have split with Rider.

Scenario A:

Iona loss/Fairfield win/Manhattan win:  Loyola 4-2 vs. Iona/Manhattan/Fairfield, Canisius 3-3 vs. group

Loyola is # 3, Canisius is # 4

Scenario B:

Iona loss/Manhattan win/Fairfield loss:  Both 2-2 vs. Iona/Manhattan, Loyola swept Fairfield, Canisius split with Fairfield.

Loyola is # 3, Canisius is # 4

 

If Loyola, Canisius & Iona finish tied for third at 11-7

Head to Head Mini Conference:  Iona 3-1, Canisius 2-2, Loyola 1-3

Iona is # 3, Canisius is # 4, Loyola is # 5

 

If Iona & Canisius tie for fourth at 11-7

Teams split head to head.  Both split with Niagara.  Iona swept Loyola. Canisius split with Loyola. Both would have split with Rider.  Iona is 4-2 vs. Niagara/Loyola/Rider.  Canisius would be 3-3.

Iona is # 4, Canisius is # 5

 

If Iona & Manhattan finish tied for fifth at 10-8

Teams split head to head. Iona split with Niagara, Manhattan swept by Niagara

Iona is #5, Manhattan is # 6

 

If Iona & Fairfield finish tied for fifth at 10-8

Teams split head to head.  Iona split with Niagara, Fairfield swept by Niagara

Iona is #5, Fairfield is # 6

 

If Iona, Fairfield & Manhattan finish tied for fifth at 10-8

Mini Conference:  Manhattan 3-1, Iona 2-2, Fairfield 1-3

Manhattan is # 5, Iona is # 6, Fairfield is # 7

 

If Marist & Siena finish tied for eighth at 5-13

Teams split head to head

Both swept by Niagara and Rider. Marist split with Loyola, Siena swept by Loyola. Both will have split with Iona, Marist swept by Canisius, Siena split with Canisius, both will been swept by Fairfield, both split with Manhattan, both split with Saint Peter's

Scenario A

If Loyola wins, Marist wins tiebreaker due better record at 12-6 position in standings.

Marist is # 8, Siena is # 9

Scenario B

If Loyola loses both Marist and Siena are 1-3 vs. Loyola/Canisius, both will be 2-4 vs. Iona/Manhattan/Fairfield, both split with Saint Peter's.

Coin flip needed to determine # 8 seed. 

 


 


MAAC Men's Basketball


Men's Basketball
Team MAAC Pct. Overall Pct.
Iona 17-3 .850 26-9 .743
Rider 15-5 .750 21-12 .636
Manhattan 13-7 .650 19-14 .576
Monmouth 13-7 .650 18-15 .545
Canisius 11-9 .550 18-15 .545
Quinnipiac 9-11 .450 15-15 .500
Saint Peter's 8-12 .400 16-18 .471
Siena 7-13 .350 11-20 .355
Niagara 7-13 .350 8-22 .267
Fairfield 5-15 .250 7-24 .226
Marist 5-15 .250 7-25 .219
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