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2011-2012 Mountain West Conference Men's Basketball Tournament

Tournament Information

Tournament Dates: Mar 8 - 10, 2012
Tournament Champions: New Mexico
Tournament Runner Up: San Diego State
Tournament MOP/MVP: Drew Gordon (New Mexico, Sr.)
All-Tournament Team: Drew Gordon (New Mexico, Sr.), Tony Snell (New Mexico, So.), Jamaal Franklin (San Diego State, So.), Chase Tapley (San Diego State, Jr.), Mike Moser (UNLV, So.)
Championship Game Venue: Thomas & Mack Center (Las Vegas, NV)
Tournament Attendance: N/A
Tournament Officials: Jimmy Casas, Eric Curry, K.C. Ely, Brad Ferrie, Doran Gotschall, David Hall, Verne Harris, Michael Irving, Shawn Lehigh, Mike Littlewood, Randy McCall, Larry Spaulding, Bob Staffen, Winston Stith, Scott Thornley
 

Tournament Leaders

Total Points:Chase Tapley (San Diego State, Jr.) (62)
Total Rebounds:Drew Gordon (New Mexico, Sr.) (32)
Total Assists:Kendall Williams (New Mexico, So.) (12)
Total Steals:Xavier Thames (San Diego State, So.) (6), Chase Tapley (San Diego State, Jr.) (6)
Total Blocks:Mike Moser (UNLV, So.) (4), Adam Waddell (Wyoming, Sr.) (4), DeShawn Stephens (San Diego State, Jr.) (4)
Total Minutes:Chase Tapley (San Diego State, Jr.) (106)
Total FIC:Chase Tapley (San Diego State, Jr.) (43.0)
Total Fouls:Demetrius Walker (New Mexico, So.) (11)
Total Turnovers:Jamaal Franklin (San Diego State, So.) (11)
Total FGs:Chase Tapley (San Diego State, Jr.) (24)
Total 3PM:Chase Tapley (San Diego State, Jr.) (10)
Total FTs:Demetrius Walker (New Mexico, So.) (19)

Tournament Bracket

First Round
1 San Diego State 65
8 Boise State 62
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
4 Colorado State 81
5 Texas Christian 60
3 UNLV 56
6 Wyoming 48
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 New Mexico 79
7 Air Force 64
Semifinals
 
 
1 San Diego State 79
4 Colorado State 69
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 New Mexico 72
3 UNLV 67
Championship Game
 
 
 
 
 
 
1 San Diego State 59
2 New Mexico 68

Tournament Participants

Seed School Overall Wins Overall Losses Overall
Win %
Conference Wins Conference Losses Conference
Win %
7 Air Force 13  15  46.43% 11  21.43%
8 Boise State 13  16  44.83% 11  21.43%
4 Colorado State 19  10  65.52% 57.14%
2 New Mexico 24  80.00% 10  71.43%
1 San Diego State 24  80.00% 10  71.43%
5 Texas Christian 17  13  56.67% 50.00%
3 UNLV 25  78.13% 64.29%
6 Wyoming 20  10  66.67% 42.86%
*Wins, Losses and Win % based on team records entering the tournament.

Tournament Schedule

Date Away Team Home Team Result Venue Home Leaders Away Leaders
Mar 8, 2012
#8 Boise State (L) #1 San Diego State (W) 62-65 Thomas & Mack Center PTS: 20. Chase Tapley
REB: 5. Jamaal Franklin
AST: 4. Chase Tapley
PTS: 19. Anthony Drmic
REB: 7. Anthony Drmic
AST: 3. Anthony Drmic
Mar 8, 2012
#5 Texas Christian (L) #4 Colorado State (W) 60-81 Thomas & Mack Center PTS: 16. Pierce Hornung
REB: 14. Pierce Hornung
AST: 9. Jesse Carr
PTS: 19. Hank Thorns
REB: 6. J.R. Cadot
AST: 5. Hank Thorns
Mar 8, 2012
#7 Air Force (L) #2 New Mexico (W) 64-79 Thomas & Mack Center PTS: 19. Demetrius Walker
REB: 7. Drew Gordon
AST: 5. Kendall Williams
PTS: 17. Michael Lyons
REB: 6. Taylor Broekhuis
AST: 2. Mike Fitzgerald
Mar 8, 2012
#6 Wyoming (L) #3 UNLV (W) 48-56 Thomas & Mack Center PTS: 22. Mike Moser
REB: 14. Mike Moser
AST: 5. Oscar Bellfield
PTS: 11. Luke Martinez
REB: 10. Leonard Washington
AST: 3. JayDee Luster
Mar 9, 2012
#4 Colorado State (L) #1 San Diego State (W) 69-79 Thomas & Mack Center PTS: 19. Jamaal Franklin
REB: 9. DeShawn Stephens
AST: 6. Chase Tapley
PTS: 20. Dorian Green
REB: 8. Will Bell
AST: 3. Dorian Green
Mar 9, 2012
#3 UNLV (L) #2 New Mexico (W) 67-72 Thomas & Mack Center PTS: 19. Drew Gordon
REB: 13. Drew Gordon
AST: 6. Tony Snell
PTS: 19. Anthony Marshall
REB: 9. Brice Massamba
AST: 6. Oscar Bellfield
Mar 10, 2012
#2 New Mexico (W) #1 San Diego State (L) 68-59 Thomas & Mack Center PTS: 25. Chase Tapley
REB: 10. Jamaal Franklin
AST: 4. Xavier Thames
PTS: 14. Kendall Williams
REB: 12. Drew Gordon
AST: 6. Kendall Williams