Big West Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Brackets

2007-2008 Big West Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Information

Tournament Dates:Mar 12 - 15, 2008
Champions:#3 Cal State Fullerton
Runner-Up:#5 UC Irvine
MVP/MOP:Josh Akognon (Cal State Fullerton, Jr.)
All-Tournament Team:Josh Akognon (Cal State Fullerton, Jr.), Scott Cutley (Cal State Fullerton, Sr.), Frank Robinson (Cal State Fullerton, Sr.), Darren Fells (UC Irvine, Sr.), Tremaine Ford (Cal State Northridge, Jr.), Larry Cunningham (UC Riverside, Sr.)
Championship Venue:Anaheim Convention Center (Anaheim, CA)
Attendance:N/A
Officials:Fred Carbone, Dick Cartmell, Newton Chelette, Martin Cota, Tony Padilla, Bobby Pults, Bobby Pultz, Jerry Scott, Mike Scyphers, Milt Stowe, Jim Stupin, Guy Thomas

2007-2008 Big West Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Leaders

Total Points:Josh Akognon (Cal State Fullerton, Jr.) (67)
Total Rebounds:Darren Fells (UC Irvine, Sr.) (39)
Total Assists:Scott Cutley (Cal State Fullerton, Sr.) (13)
Total Steals:D.J. Posley (UC Santa Barbara, Jr.) (6)
Total Blocks:Patrick Sanders (UC Irvine, Sr.) (8)
Total Minutes:Darren Fells (UC Irvine, Sr.) (136)
Total FIC:Darren Fells (UC Irvine, Sr.) (52.3)
Total Fouls:Kevin Bland (UC Irvine, Jr.) (14)
Total Turnovers:Michael Vincent Hunter (UC Irvine, So.) (12), Darren Fells (UC Irvine, Sr.) (12)
Total FGs:Darren Fells (UC Irvine, Sr.) (23)
Total 3PM:Michael Vincent Hunter (UC Irvine, So.) (11)
Total FTs:Darren Fells (UC Irvine, Sr.) (18)

2007-2008 Big West Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Bracket

First Round
5 UC Irvine 77
8 Long Beach State 63
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
6 Cal Poly 54
7 UC Riverside 62
 
Quarterfinals
 
4 Pacific 56
5 UC Irvine 57
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 Cal State Fullerton 81
7 UC Riverside 69
Semifinals
 
 
1 UC Santa Barbara 50
5 UC Irvine 55
 
 
2 Cal State Northridge 68
3 Cal State Fullerton 83
Championship Game
 
 
 
3 Cal State Fullerton 81
5 UC Irvine 66

2007-2008 Big West Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Participants

Seed School Ovr. Wins Ovr. Losses Ovr. Win % Conf. Wins Conf. Losses Conf. Win %
1 UC Santa Barbara 23  74.19% 12  75.00%
2 Cal State Northridge 20  10  66.67% 12  75.00%
3 Cal State Fullerton 23  74.19% 12  75.00%
4 Pacific 21  10  67.74% 11  68.75%
5 UC Irvine 18  15  54.55% 56.25%
6 Cal Poly 12  18  40.00% 43.75%
7 UC Riverside 21  30.00% 12  25.00%
8 Long Beach State 25  19.35% 13  18.75%

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

2007-2008 Big West Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Schedule

Date Away Team Home Team Result Venue Home Leaders Away Leaders
Mar 12, 2008 #8 Long Beach State (L) #5 UC Irvine (W) 63-77 Anaheim Convention Center PTS: 19. Darren Fells
REB: 7. Darren Fells
AST: 5. Kevin Bland
PTS: 25. Donovan Morris
REB: 4. Greg Plater
AST: 8. Maurice Clady
Mar 12, 2008 #7 UC Riverside (W) #6 Cal Poly (L) 62-54 Anaheim Convention Center PTS: 13. Titus Shelton
REB: 8. Titus Shelton
AST: 3. Chaz Thomas
PTS: 23. Larry Cunningham
REB: 14. Cleavon Barlow
AST: 2. Larry Cunningham
Mar 13, 2008 #5 UC Irvine (W) #4 Pacific (L) 57-56 Anaheim Convention Center PTS: 12. Anthony Brown
REB: 9. Anthony Brown
AST: 4. C.J. Morgan
PTS: 17. Michael Vincent Hunter
REB: 13. Darren Fells
AST: 4. Patrick Rembert
Mar 13, 2008 #7 UC Riverside (L) #3 Cal State Fullerton (W) 69-81 Anaheim Convention Center PTS: 20. Josh Akognon
REB: 9. Frank Robinson
AST: 7. Frank Robinson
PTS: 23. Larry Cunningham
REB: 8. Christian Soto
AST: 5. Christian Soto
Mar 14, 2008 #5 UC Irvine (W) #1 UC Santa Barbara (L) 55-50 Anaheim Convention Center PTS: 17. Alex Harris
REB: 11. Chris Devine
AST: 3. Justin Joyner
PTS: 14. Darren Fells
REB: 10. Patrick Sanders
AST: 1. Darren Fells
Mar 14, 2008 #3 Cal State Fullerton (W) #2 Cal State Northridge (L) 83-68 Anaheim Convention Center PTS: 16. Tremaine Ford
REB: 16. Tremaine Ford
AST: 4. Josh Jenkins
PTS: 24. Josh Akognon
REB: 11. Frank Robinson
AST: 3. Frank Robinson
Mar 15, 2008 #5 UC Irvine (L) #3 Cal State Fullerton (W) 66-81 Anaheim Convention Center PTS: 23. Josh Akognon
REB: 12. Scott Cutley
AST: 5. Scott Cutley
PTS: 21. Darren Fells
REB: 10. Darren Fells
AST: 4. Michael Vincent Hunter