Mountain West Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Brackets

2003-2004 Mountain West Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Information

Tournament Dates:Mar 11 - 13, 2004
Champions:#3 Utah
Runner-Up:#4 UNLV
MVP/MOP:Nick Jacobson (Utah, Sr.)
All-Tournament Team:Nick Jacobson (Utah, Sr.), Babby Araujo (Brigham Young, Sr.), Romel Beck (UNLV, Jr.), Jerel Blassingame (UNLV, Jr.), Richard Chaney (Utah, So.)
Championship Venue:Pepsi Center (Denver, CO)
Attendance:N/A
Officials:Greg Burks, Eric Curry, Tim Gabutero, Mike Giarratano, David Hall, Verne Harris, Ronnie Hernandez, Shawn Lehigh, Mike Littlewood, Randy McCall, Jay Reynolds, Larry Spaulding, Bob Staffen, Scott Thornley

2003-2004 Mountain West Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Leaders

Total Points:Nick Jacobson (Utah, Sr.) (65)
Total Rebounds:Andrew Bogut (Utah, Fr.) (32)
Total Assists:Jerel Blassingame (UNLV, Jr.) (19)
Total Steals:Tim Drisdom (Utah, So.) (6)
Total Blocks:J.K. Edwards (UNLV, Sr.) (4), James Peters (UNLV, Sr.) (4), Richard Chaney (Utah, So.) (4)
Total Minutes:Odartey Blankson (UNLV, Jr.) (107)
Total FIC:Odartey Blankson (UNLV, Jr.) (46.9)
Total Fouls:J.K. Edwards (UNLV, Sr.) (11), James Peters (UNLV, Sr.) (11)
Total Turnovers:Jerel Blassingame (UNLV, Jr.) (13)
Total FGs:Nick Jacobson (Utah, Sr.) (22)
Total 3PM:Nick Jacobson (Utah, Sr.) (17)
Total FTs:Jerel Blassingame (UNLV, Jr.) (16)

2003-2004 Mountain West Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Bracket

First Round
1 Air Force 48
8 Colorado State 60
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
4 UNLV 55
5 New Mexico 53
3 Utah 75
6 San Diego State 69
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 Brigham Young 79
7 Wyoming 74
Semifinals
 
 
4 UNLV 80
8 Colorado State 73
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 Brigham Young 51
3 Utah 54
Championship Game
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 Utah 73
4 UNLV 70

2003-2004 Mountain West Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Participants

Seed School Ovr. Wins Ovr. Losses Ovr. Win % Conf. Wins Conf. Losses Conf. Win %
1 Air Force 22  78.57% 12  85.71%
2 Brigham Young 21  72.41% 10  71.43%
3 Utah 23  74.19% 64.29%
4 UNLV 18  11  62.07% 50.00%
5 New Mexico 14  14  50.00% 35.71%
6 San Diego State 14  16  46.67% 35.71%
7 Wyoming 11  17  39.29% 10  28.57%
8 Colorado State 13  16  44.83% 10  28.57%

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

2003-2004 Mountain West Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Schedule

Date Away Team Home Team Result Venue Home Leaders Away Leaders
Mar 11, 2004 #6 San Diego State (L) #3 Utah (W) 69-75 Pepsi Center PTS: 24. Nick Jacobson
REB: 12. Andrew Bogut
AST: 5. Andrew Bogut
PTS: 18. Aerick Sanders
REB: 9. Marcus Slaughter
AST: 7. Wesley Stokes
Mar 11, 2004 #8 Colorado State (W) #1 Air Force (L) 60-48 Pepsi Center PTS: 12. Tim Keller
REB: 4. Tim Keller
AST: 3. Tim Keller
PTS: 14. Ronnie Clark
REB: 7. Ronnie Clark
AST: 2. Matt Nelson
Mar 11, 2004 #7 Wyoming (L) #2 Brigham Young (W) 74-79 Pepsi Center PTS: 18. Luiz Lemes
REB: 14. Babby Araujo
AST: 3. Luiz Lemes
PTS: 21. Mikel Watson
REB: 8. Alex Dunn
AST: 8. Jay Straight
Mar 11, 2004 #5 New Mexico (L) #4 UNLV (W) 53-55 Pepsi Center PTS: 23. Romel Beck
REB: 7. James Peters
AST: 8. Jerel Blassingame
PTS: 14. Danny Granger
REB: 8. Danny Granger
AST: 3. Danny Granger
Mar 12, 2004 #8 Colorado State (L) #4 UNLV (W) 73-80 Pepsi Center PTS: 21. Odartey Blankson
REB: 13. Odartey Blankson
AST: 5. Jerel Blassingame
PTS: 20. Matt Nelson
REB: 6. Jon Rakiecki
AST: 2. Micheal Morris
Mar 12, 2004 #3 Utah (W) #2 Brigham Young (L) 54-51 Pepsi Center PTS: 13. Babby Araujo
REB: 8. Babby Araujo
AST: 6. Kevin Woodberry
PTS: 19. Nick Jacobson
REB: 7. Nick Jacobson
AST: 7. Tim Drisdom
Mar 13, 2004 #4 UNLV (L) #3 Utah (W) 70-73 Pepsi Center PTS: 22. Nick Jacobson
REB: 14. Andrew Bogut
AST: 5. Tim Drisdom
PTS: 23. Odartey Blankson
REB: 9. Odartey Blankson
AST: 6. Jerel Blassingame