Big West Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Brackets

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

Tournament Dates:Mar 8 - 11, 2006
Champions:#1 Pacific
Runner-Up:#3 Long Beach State
MVP/MOP:Johnny Gray (Pacific, Sr.)
All-Tournament Team:Johnny Gray (Pacific, Sr.), Christian Maraker (Pacific, Sr.), Aaron Nixon (Long Beach State, Jr.), Shawn Hawkins (Long Beach State, Sr.), Aaron Fitzgerald (UC Irvine, Sr.), Jamaal Brown (Cal State Fullerton, Sr.)
Championship Venue:Anaheim Convention Center (Anaheim, CA)
Attendance:N/A
Officials:Dick Cartmell, Anthony Crozier, Chelette Newton, Bobby Pultz, Jerry Scott, Mike Scyphers, Milt Stowe, Jim Stupin, Guy Thomas, Bill Vinovich

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

Total Points:Aaron Nixon (Long Beach State, Jr.) (76)
Total Rebounds:Justin Burns (Cal State Fullerton, Jr.) (20), Mark Dawson (Long Beach State, Jr.) (20)
Total Assists:Aaron Nixon (Long Beach State, Jr.) (13)
Total Steals:Frank Robinson (Cal State Fullerton, So.) (4), Aaron Fitzgerald (UC Irvine, Sr.) (4)
Total Blocks:Cameron Goettsche (UC Santa Barbara, Sr.) (7)
Total Minutes:Aaron Nixon (Long Beach State, Jr.) (98)
Total FIC:Aaron Nixon (Long Beach State, Jr.) (49.5)
Total Fouls:Aaron Nixon (Long Beach State, Jr.) (9), Shawn Hawkins (Long Beach State, Sr.) (9)
Total Turnovers:Aaron Nixon (Long Beach State, Jr.) (7), Steve Williams (UC Riverside, So.) (7)
Total FGs:Aaron Nixon (Long Beach State, Jr.) (26)
Total 3PM:Aaron Nixon (Long Beach State, Jr.) (11), Shawn Hawkins (Long Beach State, Sr.) (11)
Total FTs:Aaron Nixon (Long Beach State, Jr.) (13)

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

First Round
5 UC Santa Barbara 76
8 UC Riverside 44
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
6 Cal State Fullerton 73
7 Cal State Northridge 63
 
Quarterfinals
 
4 Cal Poly 57
5 UC Santa Barbara 50
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 Long Beach State 94
6 Cal State Fullerton 91
Semifinals
 
 
1 Pacific 68
4 Cal Poly 57
 
 
2 UC Irvine 73
3 Long Beach State 75
Championship Game
 
 
 
1 Pacific 78
3 Long Beach State 70

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

Seed School Ovr. Wins Ovr. Losses Ovr. Win % Conf. Wins Conf. Losses Conf. Win %
1 Pacific 23  76.67% 12  85.71%
2 UC Irvine 16  13  55.17% 10  71.43%
3 Long Beach State 18  11  62.07% 64.29%
4 Cal Poly 10  19  34.48% 50.00%
5 UC Santa Barbara 15  14  51.72% 42.86%
6 Cal State Fullerton 16  13  55.17% 35.71%
7 Cal State Northridge 11  17  39.29% 10  28.57%
8 UC Riverside 23  17.86% 11  21.43%

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

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

Date Away Team Home Team Result Venue Home Leaders Away Leaders
Mar 8, 2006 #8 UC Riverside (L) #5 UC Santa Barbara (W) 44-76 Anaheim Convention Center PTS: 12. Cecil Brown
REB: 6. Tom Garlepp
AST: 4. Joe See
PTS: 13. Rickey Porter
REB: 11. Steve Williams
AST: 2. Klaus Schille
Mar 8, 2006 #7 Cal State Northridge (L) #6 Cal State Fullerton (W) 63-73 Anaheim Convention Center PTS: 19. Justin Burns
REB: 12. Justin Burns
AST: 5. Bobby Brown
PTS: 16. Mike Efevberha
REB: 6. Jonathan Heard
AST: 5. Bakari Altheimer
Mar 9, 2006 #5 UC Santa Barbara (L) #4 Cal Poly (W) 50-57 Anaheim Convention Center PTS: 13. Titus Shelton
REB: 10. Titus Shelton
AST: 3. Trae Clark
PTS: 15. Cameron Goettsche
REB: 7. Cameron Goettsche
AST: 3. Cecil Brown
Mar 9, 2006 #6 Cal State Fullerton (L) #3 Long Beach State (W) 91-94 Anaheim Convention Center PTS: 31. Aaron Nixon
REB: 10. Aaron Nixon
AST: 5. Kevin Houston
PTS: 30. Jamaal Brown
REB: 12. Frank Robinson
AST: 3. Bobby Brown
Mar 10, 2006 #4 Cal Poly (L) #1 Pacific (W) 57-68 Anaheim Convention Center PTS: 18. Johnny Gray
REB: 6. Michael White
AST: 5. Christian Maraker
PTS: 19. Titus Shelton
REB: 5. Titus Shelton
AST: 5. Dawin Whiten
Mar 10, 2006 #3 Long Beach State (W) #2 UC Irvine (L) 75-73 Anaheim Convention Center PTS: 17. Ross Schraeder
REB: 7. Darren Fells
AST: 10. Aaron Fitzgerald
PTS: 28. Aaron Nixon
REB: 5. Dominique Ricks
AST: 5. Aaron Nixon
Mar 11, 2006 #3 Long Beach State (L) #1 Pacific (W) 70-78 Anaheim Convention Center PTS: 23. Christian Maraker
REB: 11. Christian Maraker
AST: 5. Johnny Gray
PTS: 27. Shawn Hawkins
REB: 15. Mark Dawson
AST: 5. Aaron Nixon