Big West Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Brackets

2017-2018 Big West Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Information

Tournament Dates:Mar 8 - 10, 2018
Champions:#4 Cal State Fullerton
Runner-Up:#3 UC Irvine
MVP/MOP:Kyle Allman, Jr. (Cal State Fullerton, Jr.)
All-Tournament Team:Kyle Allman, Jr. (Cal State Fullerton, Jr.), Khalil Ahmad (Cal State Fullerton, Jr.), Jackson Rowe (Cal State Fullerton, So.), Eyassu Worku (UC Irvine, So.), Evan Leonard (UC Irvine, So.), Max Heidegger (UC Santa Barbara, So.)
Championship Venue:Honda Center (Anaheim, CA)
Attendance:N/A
Officials:Brady Chelette, Martin Cichocki, Andy Cohn, Juan Corral, Ken Ditty, Mark Fulton, Daryl Gelinas, Michael Irving, Jeff Ketchu, Tom Nally, Mike Scyphers, Bill Vinovich, Kurt Walker, Deron White, Jeff Wooten

2017-2018 Big West Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Leaders

Total Points:Kyle Allman, Jr. (Cal State Fullerton, Jr.) (58)
Total Rebounds:Jackson Rowe (Cal State Fullerton, So.) (24)
Total Assists:Eyassu Worku (UC Irvine, So.) (13)
Total Steals:Khalil Ahmad (Cal State Fullerton, Jr.) (5), Kyle Allman, Jr. (Cal State Fullerton, Jr.) (5), Koh Flippin (UC Riverside, Jr.) (5)
Total Blocks:Jonathan Galloway (UC Irvine, Jr.) (3), Brad Greene (UC Irvine, So.) (3), Jalen Canty (UC Santa Barbara, Sr.) (3), Arkim Robertson (Cal State Fullerton, Sr.) (3)
Total Minutes:Khalil Ahmad (Cal State Fullerton, Jr.) (106)
Total FIC:Jackson Rowe (Cal State Fullerton, So.) (38.4)
Total Fouls:Tommy Rutherford (UC Irvine, So.) (10), Arkim Robertson (Cal State Fullerton, Sr.) (10)
Total Turnovers:Kyle Allman, Jr. (Cal State Fullerton, Jr.) (11)
Total FGs:Kyle Allman, Jr. (Cal State Fullerton, Jr.) (18)
Total 3PM:A.J. John (UC Davis, Jr.) (5), Khalil Ahmad (Cal State Fullerton, Jr.) (5), Max Heidegger (UC Santa Barbara, So.) (5)
Total FTs:Kyle Allman, Jr. (Cal State Fullerton, Jr.) (18)

2017-2018 Big West Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Bracket

First Round
1 UC Davis 70
8 UC Riverside 66
 
 
4 Cal State Fullerton 76
5 Long Beach State 74
 
 
2 UC Santa Barbara 75
7 Cal Poly 53
 
 
3 UC Irvine 68
6 Hawaii 67
 
Re-Seeded Semifinals
1 UC Davis 52
4 Cal State Fullerton 55
 
 
2 UC Santa Barbara 58
3 UC Irvine 61
Championship Game
 
3 UC Irvine 55
4 Cal State Fullerton 71

2017-2018 Big West Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Participants

Seed School Ovr. Wins Ovr. Losses Ovr. Win % Conf. Wins Conf. Losses Conf. Win %
1 UC Davis 22  10  68.75% 12  75.00%
2 UC Santa Barbara 23  71.88% 11  68.75%
3 UC Irvine 18  16  52.94% 11  68.75%
4 Cal State Fullerton 19  11  63.33% 10  62.50%
5 Long Beach State 15  18  45.45% 56.25%
6 Hawaii 17  13  56.67% 50.00%
7 Cal Poly 22  29.03% 12  25.00%
8 UC Riverside 22  29.03% 12  25.00%

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

2017-2018 Big West Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Schedule

Date Away Team Home Team Result Venue Home Leaders Away Leaders
Mar 8, 2018 #8 UC Riverside (L) #1 UC Davis (W) 66-70 Honda Center PTS: 15. T.J. Shorts II
REB: 5. T.J. Shorts II
AST: 7. T.J. Shorts II
PTS: 22. Chance Murray
REB: 7. Alexander Larsson
AST: 5. Chance Murray
Mar 8, 2018 #5 Long Beach State (L) #4 Cal State Fullerton (W) 74-76 Honda Center PTS: 24. Kyle Allman, Jr.
REB: 8. Jackson Rowe
AST: 8. Kyle Allman, Jr.
PTS: 22. Deishuan Booker
REB: 11. Temidayo Yussef
AST: 5. Deishuan Booker
Mar 8, 2018 #6 Hawaii (L) #3 UC Irvine (W) 67-68 Honda Center PTS: 24. Evan Leonard
REB: 7. Jonathan Galloway
AST: 4. Eyassu Worku
PTS: 23. Gibson Johnson
REB: 7. Mike Thomas
AST: 6. Drew Buggs
Mar 8, 2018 #7 Cal Poly (L) #2 UC Santa Barbara (W) 53-75 Honda Center PTS: 12. Gabe Vincent
REB: 10. Ami Lakoju
AST: 4. Leland King II
PTS: 13. Victor Joseph
REB: 7. Victor Joseph
AST: 3. Victor Joseph
Mar 9, 2018 #4 Cal State Fullerton (W) #1 UC Davis (L) 55-52 Honda Center PTS: 13. A.J. John
REB: 7. Garrison Goode
AST: 4. T.J. Shorts II
PTS: 16. Jackson Rowe
REB: 11. Jackson Rowe
AST: 5. Austen Awosika
Mar 9, 2018 #3 UC Irvine (W) #2 UC Santa Barbara (L) 61-58 Honda Center PTS: 18. Max Heidegger
REB: 8. Jalen Canty
AST: 2. Marcus Jackson
PTS: 16. Max Hazzard
REB: 9. Elston Jones
AST: 7. Eyassu Worku
Mar 10, 2018 #4 Cal State Fullerton (W) #3 UC Irvine (L) 71-55 Honda Center PTS: 20. Evan Leonard
REB: 7. Evan Leonard
AST: 3. Max Hazzard
PTS: 26. Kyle Allman, Jr.
REB: 7. Davon Clare
AST: 4. Jamal Smith