Big Sky Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Brackets

2005-2006 Big Sky Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Information

Tournament Dates:Mar 4 - 8, 2006
Champions:#2 Montana
Runner-Up:#1 Northern Arizona
MVP/MOP:Virgil Matthews (Montana, Sr.)
All-Tournament Team:Virgil Matthews (Montana, Sr.), Kevin Criswell (Montana, Sr.), Jordan Hasquet (Montana, Fr.), Tyrone Bazy (Northern Arizona, Jr.), Stephen Sir (Northern Arizona, Jr.), Rodney Stuckey (Eastern Washington, Fr.)
Championship Venue:Walkup Skydome (Flagstaff, AZ)
Attendance:N/A
Officials:Randy Burkhart, Eric Curry, Byrne Haskins, Robert Holloway, Michael Irving, Charles Range, Chris Rastatter, John Weeks, Don Wescott

2005-2006 Big Sky Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Leaders

Total Points:Rodney Stuckey (Eastern Washington, Fr.) (64)
Total Rebounds:Jordan Hasquet (Montana, Fr.) (18)
Total Assists:Bryan Ellis (Montana, Fr.) (13), Josh Wilson (Northern Arizona, Fr.) (13)
Total Steals:DaShawn Freeman (Sacramento State, Sr.) (5)
Total Blocks:Matt Dlouhy (Montana, Jr.) (4)
Total Minutes:Rodney Stuckey (Eastern Washington, Fr.) (78)
Total FIC:Rodney Stuckey (Eastern Washington, Fr.) (25.6)
Total Fouls:Virgil Matthews (Montana, Sr.) (8), Ruben Boykin, Jr. (Northern Arizona, Jr.) (8), Jason Harris (Sacramento State, So.) (8)
Total Turnovers:Rodney Stuckey (Eastern Washington, Fr.) (13)
Total FGs:Rodney Stuckey (Eastern Washington, Fr.) (23)
Total 3PM:Stephen Sir (Northern Arizona, Jr.) (8)
Total FTs:Rodney Stuckey (Eastern Washington, Fr.) (12)

2005-2006 Big Sky Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Bracket

First Round
4 Montana State 70
5 Sacramento State 71
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 Eastern Washington 81
6 Portland State 75
Semifinals
 
 
1 Northern Arizona 98
5 Sacramento State 83
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 Montana 73
3 Eastern Washington 71
Championship Game
 
 
 
 
 
 
1 Northern Arizona 60
2 Montana 73

2005-2006 Big Sky Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Participants

Seed School Ovr. Wins Ovr. Losses Ovr. Win % Conf. Wins Conf. Losses Conf. Win %
1 Northern Arizona 21  70.00% 12  85.71%
2 Montana 22  78.57% 10  71.43%
3 Eastern Washington 15  15  50.00% 64.29%
4 Montana State 15  15  50.00% 50.00%
5 Sacramento State 14  16  46.67% 10  28.57%
6 Portland State 12  16  42.86% 35.71%

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

2005-2006 Big Sky Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Schedule

Date Away Team Home Team Result Venue Home Leaders Away Leaders
Mar 4, 2006 #5 Sacramento State (W) #4 Montana State (L) 71-70 Worthington Arena PTS: 12. Ja'Ron Jefferson
REB: 6. Ja'Ron Jefferson
AST: 7. Ja'Ron Jefferson
PTS: 16. Alex Bausley
REB: 5. DaShawn Freeman
AST: 5. DaShawn Freeman
Mar 4, 2006 #6 Portland State (L) #3 Eastern Washington (W) 75-81 Reese Court PTS: 38. Rodney Stuckey
REB: 6. Deuce Smith
AST: 6. Deuce Smith
PTS: 18. Anthony Washington
REB: 3. Anthony Washington
AST: 8. Ryan Sommer
Mar 7, 2006 #3 Eastern Washington (L) #2 Montana (W) 71-73 Walkup Skydome PTS: 25. Kevin Criswell
REB: 6. Andrew Strait
AST: 7. Bryan Ellis
PTS: 26. Rodney Stuckey
REB: 8. Kellen Williams
AST: 5. Rodney Stuckey
Mar 7, 2006 #5 Sacramento State (L) #1 Northern Arizona (W) 83-98 Walkup Skydome PTS: 21. Stephen Sir
REB: 10. Kyle Landry
AST: 8. Josh Wilson
PTS: 20. Loren Leath
REB: 4. Loren Leath
AST: 4. DaShawn Freeman
Mar 8, 2006 #2 Montana (W) #1 Northern Arizona (L) 73-60 Walkup Skydome PTS: 16. Tyrone Bazy
REB: 7. Tyrone Bazy
AST: 5. Josh Wilson
PTS: 21. Virgil Matthews
REB: 13. Jordan Hasquet
AST: 6. Bryan Ellis