Big West Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Brackets

2015-2016 Big West Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Information

Tournament Dates:Mar 10 - 12, 2016
Champions:#1 Hawaii
Runner-Up:#3 Long Beach State
MVP/MOP:Aaron Valdes (Hawaii, Jr.)
All-Tournament Team:Aaron Valdes (Hawaii, Jr.), Stefan Jankovic (Hawaii, Jr.), Nick Faust (Long Beach State, Sr.), Justin Bibbins (Long Beach State, So.), Michael Bryson (UC Santa Barbara, Sr.), Luke Nelson (UC Irvine, Jr.)
Championship Venue:Honda Center (Anaheim, CA)
Attendance:N/A
Officials:Rick Batsell, Brady Chelette, Martin Cichocki, Andy Cohn, Daryl Gelinas, Daryl Gellinas, Jeff Ketchu, Don Mcallister, Tom Nally, Brett Nansel, Tony Padilla, Rob Rorke, Mike Scyphers, Bill Vinocich, Bill Vinovich, Kurt Walker, Deron White, Jeff Wooten

2015-2016 Big West Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Leaders

Total Points:Nick Faust (Long Beach State, Sr.) (53)
Total Rebounds:Nick Faust (Long Beach State, Sr.) (23)
Total Assists:Justin Bibbins (Long Beach State, So.) (17)
Total Steals:Eric Childress (UC Santa Barbara, Jr.) (9), Roderick Bobbitt (Hawaii, Sr.) (9)
Total Blocks:Mamadou Ndiaye (UC Irvine, Jr.) (6), Travis Hammonds (Long Beach State, Jr.) (6)
Total Minutes:Aaron Valdes (Hawaii, Jr.) (112)
Total FIC:Aaron Valdes (Hawaii, Jr.) (51.9)
Total Fouls:Stefan Jankovic (Hawaii, Jr.) (11)
Total Turnovers:Roderick Bobbitt (Hawaii, Sr.) (11)
Total FGs:Nick Faust (Long Beach State, Sr.) (18), Aaron Valdes (Hawaii, Jr.) (18)
Total 3PM:Nick Faust (Long Beach State, Sr.) (8), Michael Bryson (UC Santa Barbara, Sr.) (8)
Total FTs:Justin Bibbins (Long Beach State, So.) (16)

2015-2016 Big West Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Bracket

First Round
1 Hawaii 75
8 Cal State Fullerton 44
 
 
4 UC Santa Barbara 87
7 UC Davis 61
 
 
2 UC Irvine 84
7 Cal Poly 64
 
 
3 Long Beach State 82
6 UC Riverside 74
 
Re-Seeded Semifinals
1 Hawaii 88
4 UC Santa Barbara 76
 
 
2 UC Irvine 72
3 Long Beach State 77
Championship Game
 
1 Hawaii 64
3 Long Beach State 60

2015-2016 Big West Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Participants

Seed School Ovr. Wins Ovr. Losses Ovr. Win % Conf. Wins Conf. Losses Conf. Win %
1 Hawaii 26  83.87% 13  81.25%
2 UC Irvine 25  73.53% 13  81.25%
3 Long Beach State 20  13  60.61% 12  75.00%
4 UC Santa Barbara 18  13  58.06% 11  68.75%
6 UC Riverside 14  19  42.42% 11  31.25%
7 UC Davis 11  19  36.67% 10  37.50%
7 Cal Poly 10  20  33.33% 12  25.00%
8 Cal State Fullerton 10  20  33.33% 13  18.75%

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

2015-2016 Big West Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Schedule

Date Away Team Home Team Result Venue Home Leaders Away Leaders
Mar 10, 2016 #7 UC Davis (L) #4 UC Santa Barbara (W) 61-87 Honda Center PTS: 24. Michael Bryson
REB: 6. Michael Bryson
AST: 6. Eric Childress
PTS: 16. Brynton Lemar
REB: 6. Josh Fox
AST: 3. Brynton Lemar
Mar 10, 2016 #8 Cal State Fullerton (L) #1 Hawaii (W) 44-75 Honda Center PTS: 18. Aaron Valdes
REB: 12. Mike Thomas
AST: 5. Aaron Valdes
PTS: 12. Jamar Akoh
REB: 12. Tim Myles
AST: 3. Malcolm Brooks
Mar 10, 2016 #7 Cal Poly (L) #2 UC Irvine (W) 64-84 Honda Center PTS: 36. Luke Nelson
REB: 6. Aaron Wright
AST: 6. Alex Young
PTS: 19. Luke Meikle
REB: 7. David Nwaba
AST: 4. Ridge Shipley
Mar 10, 2016 #6 UC Riverside (L) #3 Long Beach State (W) 74-82 Honda Center PTS: 21. Nick Faust
REB: 10. Nick Faust
AST: 4. Justin Bibbins
PTS: 22. Jaylen Bland
REB: 9. Gentrey Thomas
AST: 3. Secean Johnson
Mar 11, 2016 #4 UC Santa Barbara (L) #1 Hawaii (W) 76-88 Honda Center PTS: 24. Stefan Jankovic
REB: 10. Aaron Valdes
AST: 7. Aaron Valdes
PTS: 22. Michael Bryson
REB: 10. Michael Bryson
AST: 6. Eric Childress
Mar 11, 2016 #3 Long Beach State (W) #2 UC Irvine (L) 77-72 Honda Center PTS: 21. Jaron Martin
REB: 10. Mamadou Ndiaye
AST: 6. Alex Young
PTS: 17. Justin Bibbins
REB: 7. Gabe Levin
AST: 5. Justin Bibbins
Mar 12, 2016 #3 Long Beach State (L) #1 Hawaii (W) 60-64 Honda Center PTS: 14. Aaron Valdes
REB: 6. Stefan Jovanovic
AST: 4. Quincy Smith
PTS: 17. Nick Faust
REB: 8. Nick Faust
AST: 8. Justin Bibbins