2017 Big East Women's Basketball Tournament

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2017 Big East Women's Basketball Tournament
Classification Division I
Season 2016–17
Teams 10
Site Al McGuire Center
Milwaukee, WI
Champions Marquette (1st title)
Winning coach Carolyn Kieger (1st title)
MVP Amani Wilborn (Marquette)
Attendance 12,546
Television FS1
← 2016
2018 →
2016–17 Big East Conference women's basketball standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   PCT     W   L   PCT
#19 DePaul* 16 2   .889     27 8   .771
Creighton 16 2   .889     24 8   .750
Marquette 13 5   .722     25 8   .758
St. John's 11 7   .611     22 12   .647
Villanova 11 7   .611     20 14   .588
Georgetown 9 9   .500     17 13   .567
Providence 4 14   .222     12 18   .400
Xavier 4 14   .222     12 18   .400
Seton Hall 4 14   .222     12 19   .387
Butler 2 16   .111     6 25   .194
2017 Big East Tournament winner
*Tournament #1 seed
As of March 29, 2017; Rankings from AP Poll

The 2017 Big East Women's Basketball Tournament, officially known as the 2017 Big East Championship, was a tournament held from March 4 to 7, 2017, at Al McGuire Center on the Marquette University campus in Milwaukee. The host Marquette Golden Eagles won the tournament and with it an automatic trip to the NCAA Women's Tournament.

Seeds

2017 Big East Women's Basketball Tournament seeds and results
Seed School Conf. Over. Tiebreaker
1 DePaul†‡ 16–2 24–6 2–0 vs. Creighton
2 Creighton† 16–2 22–6 0–2 vs. DePaul
3 Marquette 13–5 22–7
4 Villanova 11–7 16-13 2–0 vs. St. John's
5 St. John's 11–7 19-10 0–2 vs. Villanova
6 Georgetown 9–9 17–11
7 Xavier 4–14 12-17 2–0 vs. Providence, 1–1 vs. Seton Hall
8 Seton Hall 4–14 11–18 1–1 vs. Xavier, 1–1 vs. Providence
9 Providence 4–14 12–17 0–2 vs. Xavier, 1–1 vs. Seton Hall
10 Butler 2–16 5–24
‡ – Big East regular season champions, and tournament No. 1 seed.
† – Received a single-bye in the conference tournament.
Overall records include all games played in the Big East Tournament.

Schedule

Game Time* Matchup# Television Attendance
First Round – Saturday, March 4
1
4:00 PM
#7 Xavier vs #10 Butler
BEDN
2,132
2
6:30 PM
#8 Seton Hall vs #9 Providence
Quarterfinals – Sunday, March 5
3
12:00 PM
#2 Creighton vs #10 Butler
FS2
2,815
4
2:30 PM
#3 Marquette vs #6 Georgetown
5
6:00 PM
#1 DePaul vs #8 Seton Hall
1,922
6
8:30 PM
#4 Villanova vs #5 St. John's
Semifinals – Monday, March 6
7
3:00 PM
#2 Creighton vs. #3 Marquette
FS1
2,511
8
5:30 PM
#1 DePaul vs #5 St John's
Championship – Tuesday, March 7
9
8:00 PM
#3 Marquette vs. #1 DePaul
FS1
3,166
*Game Times in CT. #-Rankings denote tournament seed

Source:[1]

Bracket

  Opening Round
March 4, 2017
Quarterfinals
March 5, 2017
Semifinals
March 6, 2017
Championship
March 7, 2017
                                     
       
  1 DePaul 92  
    8 Seton Hall 60  
8 Seton Hall 73
9 Providence 60  
  1 DePaul 59  
  5 St John's 41  
       
       
  4 Villanova 40
    5 St. John's 56  
     
       
  1 DePaul 78
  3 Marquette 86
       
       
  2 Creighton 64
    10 Butler 55  
7 Xavier 66
10 Butler 68  
  2 Creighton 65
  3 Marquette 72  
       
       
  3 Marquette 80
    6 Georgetown 66  
     

See also

References

  1. ^ 2017 Big East Women's Basketball Tournament

External links

  • Big East website
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