The 2012 Missouri Valley Tournament, better known as “Arch Madness,” gets rolling on Thursday in St. Louis.
While Wichita State and Creighton were a cut above during the regular season, this tournament always seems to have a few surprises. The next five teams in the standings all finished 9-9 though, which should lead to plenty of close, hard fought games over the course of the four-day event.
As I will do for a number of the upcoming conference tournaments in Championship Week, here’s a look at the tournament schedule, links for tickets, and a quick rundown of teams to watch and what to expect. [Read more…] about Arch Madness! MVC Tournament Preview: Tickets, TV Schedule, Bracket, Contenders, and Prediction