Mid-American Conference Tournament bracket released

By Nick Veronica

With Friday’s win, UB earned the 2-seed in next week’s MAC Tournament.

Here’s the full bracket. UB earned a bye into the semifinals and will face the winner of Kent State’s quarterfinal game on Friday, March 13.

UB picked 4th in MAC East; Regan preseason division selection

By Nick Veronica

ublogoUB was picked to finish fourth in the Mid-American Conference’s six-team East Division, the conference announced today in its 2014-15 preseason poll.

The Bulls were not one of six teams to receive a vote for MAC tournament champion.

Senior forward Will Regan was selected to the East Division’s preseason team.

The selections were made by a 20-member media panel. Here are the full polls:

East Division 
1. Akron – 117 points (17 1st Place)
2. Ohio – 92 (2)
3. Kent State – 66
4. Buffalo – 58
5. Bowling Green – 52 (1)
6. Miami – 35

West Division
1. Toledo – 118 points (18 1st Place)
2. Western Michigan – 94 (1)
3. Eastern Michigan – 68
4. Northern Illinois – 63
5. Central Michigan – 49 (1)
6. Ball State – 28

Tournament Champion: Toledo (15), Akron (1), Bowling Green (1), Central Michigan (1), Ohio (1), Western Michigan (1)

East Division Preseason Team
Demetrius “Tree” Treadwell, Sr., F, Akron
Richaun Holmes, Sr., F, Bowling Green
Will Regan, Sr., F, Buffalo
Kris Brewer, Kent State, Sr., G, Kent State
Maurice Ndour, Sr., F, Ohio

West Division Preseason Team
Chris Fowler, Jr., G, Central Michigan
Karrington Ward, Sr., F, Eastern Michigan
Julius “Juice” Brown, Sr., G, Toledo
Justin Drummond, Sr., G/F, Toledo
David Brown, Grad., G, Western Michigan