Mountain West Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Brackets

2005-2006 Mountain West Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Information

Tournament Dates:Mar 7 - 11, 2006
Champions:San Diego State
Runner-Up:Wyoming
MVP/MOP:Marcus Slaughter (San Diego State, Jr.)
All-Tournament Team:Marcus Slaughter (San Diego State, Jr.), Brandon Heath (San Diego State, Jr.), Luke Nevill (Utah, Fr.), Brandon Ewing (Wyoming, Fr.), Justin Williams (Wyoming, Sr.)
Championship Venue:Pepsi Center (Denver, CO)
Attendance:N/A
Officials:Greg Burks, Eric Curry, Tim Gabutero, Mike Giarratano, David Hall, Verne Harris, Shawn Lehigh, Mike Littlewood, Randy McCall, Stan Reynolds, Kelly Self, Larry Spaulding, Rick Thorne, Scott Thornley

2005-2006 Mountain West Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Leaders

Total Points:Brandon Heath (San Diego State, Jr.) (60)
Total Rebounds:Marcus Slaughter (San Diego State, Jr.) (46)
Total Assists:Cory Lewis (Colorado State, Jr.) (14)
Total Steals:Kyle Spain (San Diego State, Fr.) (6)
Total Blocks:Justin Williams (Wyoming, Sr.) (23)
Total Minutes:Brad Jones (Wyoming, So.) (115)
Total FIC:Justin Williams (Wyoming, Sr.) (52.6)
Total Fouls:Marcus Slaughter (San Diego State, Jr.) (12), Richie Williams (San Diego State, Fr.) (12), Derek Wabbington (Wyoming, Sr.) (12)
Total Turnovers:Cory Lewis (Colorado State, Jr.) (11)
Total FGs:Brandon Heath (San Diego State, Jr.) (22)
Total 3PM:Brandon Heath (San Diego State, Jr.) (6)
Total FTs:Marcus Slaughter (San Diego State, Jr.) (25)

2005-2006 Mountain West Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Bracket

First Round
8 Colorado State 64
9 Texas Christian 60
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Quarterfinals
 
1 San Diego State 64
8 Colorado State 52
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
4 UNLV 65
5 New Mexico 64
3 Brigham Young 70
6 Utah 74
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 Air Force 55
7 Wyoming 57
Semifinals
 
 
 
1 San Diego State 63
4 UNLV 60
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
6 Utah 47
7 Wyoming 60
Championship Game
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1 San Diego State 69
7 Wyoming 64

2005-2006 Mountain West Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Participants

Seed School Ovr. Wins Ovr. Losses Ovr. Win % Conf. Wins Conf. Losses Conf. Win %
1 San Diego State 21  72.41% 13  81.25%
2 Air Force 24  82.76% 12  75.00%
3 Brigham Young 20  74.07% 12  75.00%
4 UNLV 16  12  57.14% 10  62.50%
5 New Mexico 17  12  58.62% 50.00%
6 Utah 13  14  48.15% 10  37.50%
7 Wyoming 12  17  41.38% 11  31.25%
8 Colorado State 15  14  51.72% 12  25.00%
9 Texas Christian 24  20.00% 14  12.50%

*Wins, Losses and Win % based on team records entering the tournament.

2005-2006 Mountain West Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Schedule

Date Away Team Home Team Result Venue Home Leaders Away Leaders
Mar 7, 2006 #9 Texas Christian (L) #8 Colorado State (W) 60-64 Pepsi Center PTS: 16. Freddy Robinson
REB: 8. Jason Smith
AST: 9. Cory Lewis
PTS: 28. Nile Murry
REB: 6. Judson Stubbs
AST: 3. Neil Dougherty
Mar 9, 2006 #6 Utah (W) #3 Brigham Young (L) 74-70 Pepsi Center PTS: 17. Keena Young
REB: 6. Trent Plaisted
AST: 3. Jimmy Balderson
PTS: 29. Luke Nevill
REB: 14. Luke Nevill
AST: 2. Bryant Markson
Mar 9, 2006 #8 Colorado State (L) #1 San Diego State (W) 52-64 Pepsi Center PTS: 17. Marcus Slaughter
REB: 19. Marcus Slaughter
AST: 6. Richie Williams
PTS: 24. Michael Harrison
REB: 8. Michael Harrison
AST: 5. Cory Lewis
Mar 9, 2006 #7 Wyoming (W) #2 Air Force (L) 57-55 Pepsi Center PTS: 16. Antoine Hood
REB: 6. Antoine Hood
AST: 2. Antoine Hood
PTS: 20. Steve Leven
REB: 11. Brad Jones
AST: 5. Brad Jones
Mar 9, 2006 #5 New Mexico (L) #4 UNLV (W) 64-65 Pepsi Center PTS: 16. Ricky Morgan
REB: 8. Wendell White
AST: 5. Ricky Morgan
PTS: 15. Jeff Hart
REB: 8. Joel Box
AST: 5. Kris Collins
Mar 10, 2006 #4 UNLV (L) #1 San Diego State (W) 60-63 Pepsi Center PTS: 22. Brandon Heath
REB: 14. Marcus Slaughter
AST: 4. Marcus Slaughter
PTS: 14. Wink Adams
REB: 9. Lou Amundson
AST: 3. Wink Adams
Mar 10, 2006 #7 Wyoming (W) #6 Utah (L) 60-47 Pepsi Center PTS: 17. Luke Nevill
REB: 9. Luke Nevill
AST: 3. Johnnie Bryant
PTS: 20. Brad Jones
REB: 15. Justin Williams
AST: 3. Kevin Lewis
Mar 11, 2006 #7 Wyoming (L) #1 San Diego State (W) 64-69 Pepsi Center PTS: 22. Brandon Heath
REB: 13. Marcus Slaughter
AST: 2. Richie Williams
PTS: 22. Brandon Ewing
REB: 16. Justin Williams
AST: 4. Brad Jones