Mountain West Conference Men's Basketball Tournament Brackets

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

Tournament Dates:Mar 7 - 10, 2018
Champions:#5 San Diego State
Runner-Up:#3 New Mexico
MVP/MOP:Trey Kell (San Diego State, Sr.)
All-Tournament Team:Trey Kell (San Diego State, Sr.), Devin Watson (San Diego State, Jr.), Antino Jackson (New Mexico, Sr.), Joe Furstinger (New Mexico, Sr.), Jordan Caroline (Nevada, Jr.)
Championship Venue:Thomas & Mack Center (Las Vegas, NV)
Attendance:N/A
Officials:Kevin Brill, Deldre Carter, Dick Cartmell, Eric Curry, Brad Ferrie, Michael Greenstein, David Hall, Verne Harris, Randy Heimerman, Shawn Lehigh, Randy McCall, DG Nelson, Gregory Nixon, Tommy Nunez Jr., Tom Oneill, Tony Padilla, Chris Rastatter, Mike Reed, Larry Spaulding, Bob Staffen, Deron White

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

Total Points:Sam Merrill (Utah State, So.) (56)
Total Rebounds:Brandon McCoy (UNLV, Fr.) (26)
Total Assists:Antino Jackson (New Mexico, Sr.) (17)
Total Steals:Troy Simons (New Mexico, Jr.) (7)
Total Blocks:Brandon McCoy (UNLV, Fr.) (7)
Total Minutes:Koby McEwen (Utah State, So.) (116)
Total FIC:Joe Furstinger (New Mexico, Sr.) (45.4)
Total Fouls:Dwayne Brown, Jr. (Utah State, Jr.) (11)
Total Turnovers:Koby McEwen (Utah State, So.) (10), Sam Logwood (New Mexico, Sr.) (10)
Total FGs:Joe Furstinger (New Mexico, Sr.) (20)
Total 3PM:Sam Merrill (Utah State, So.) (10)
Total FTs:Trey Kell (San Diego State, Sr.) (16)

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

First Round
8 UNLV 97
9 Air Force 90
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
7 Utah State 76
10 Colorado State 65
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
6 Wyoming 74
11 San Jose State 61
 
Quarterfinals
 
1 Nevada 79
8 UNLV 74
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
4 Fresno State 52
5 San Diego State 64
2 Boise State 75
7 Utah State 78
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 New Mexico 85
6 Wyoming 75
Semifinals
 
 
 
1 Nevada 73
5 San Diego State 90
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 New Mexico 83
7 Utah State 68
Championship Game
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 New Mexico 75
5 San Diego State 82

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

Seed School Ovr. Wins Ovr. Losses Ovr. Win % Conf. Wins Conf. Losses Conf. Win %
1 Nevada 27  79.41% 15  83.33%
2 Boise State 23  74.19% 13  72.22%
3 New Mexico 19  14  57.58% 12  66.67%
4 Fresno State 21  11  65.63% 11  61.11%
5 San Diego State 21  10  67.74% 11  61.11%
6 Wyoming 20  13  60.61% 10  55.56%
7 Utah State 17  17  50.00% 10  44.44%
8 UNLV 20  13  60.61% 10  44.44%
9 Air Force 12  19  38.71% 12  33.33%
10 Colorado State 11  21  34.38% 14  22.22%
11 San Jose State 26  13.33% 17  5.56%

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

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

Date Away Team Home Team Result Venue Home Leaders Away Leaders
Mar 7, 2018 #9 Air Force (L) #8 UNLV (W) 90-97 Thomas & Mack Center PTS: 23. Brandon McCoy
REB: 12. Brandon McCoy
AST: 12. Jordan Johnson
PTS: 23. Lavelle Scottie
REB: 9. Lavelle Scottie
AST: 7. Trevor Lyons
Mar 7, 2018 #10 Colorado State (L) #7 Utah State (W) 65-76 Thomas & Mack Center PTS: 25. Koby McEwen
REB: 9. Quinn Taylor
AST: 4. Koby McEwen
PTS: 15. Anthony Masinton-Bonner
REB: 10. Nico Carvacho
AST: 3. Deion James
Mar 7, 2018 #11 San Jose State (L) #6 Wyoming (W) 61-74 Thomas & Mack Center PTS: 24. Justin James
REB: 4. Justin James
AST: 6. Hayden Dalton
PTS: 25. Ryan Welage
REB: 5. Ryan Welage
AST: 4. Jaycee Hillsman
Mar 8, 2018 #8 UNLV (L) #1 Nevada (W) 74-79 Thomas & Mack Center PTS: 21. Jordan Caroline
REB: 10. Jordan Caroline
AST: 6. Cody Martin
PTS: 19. Kris Clyburn
REB: 14. Brandon McCoy
AST: 5. Jovan Mooring
Mar 8, 2018 #5 San Diego State (W) #4 Fresno State (L) 64-52 Thomas & Mack Center PTS: 23. Bryson Williams
REB: 9. Bryson Williams
AST: 2. Ray Bowles
PTS: 16. Trey Kell
REB: 7. Trey Kell
AST: 3. Jeremy Hemsley
Mar 8, 2018 #7 Utah State (W) #2 Boise State (L) 78-75 Thomas & Mack Center PTS: 24. Lexus Williams
REB: 8. Zach Haney
AST: 5. Lexus Williams
PTS: 28. Sam Merrill
REB: 8. Koby McEwen
AST: 6. Koby McEwen
Mar 8, 2018 #6 Wyoming (L) #3 New Mexico (W) 75-85 Thomas & Mack Center PTS: 23. Joe Furstinger
REB: 9. Joe Furstinger
AST: 4. Antino Jackson
PTS: 19. Alan Herndon
REB: 8. Hayden Dalton
AST: 5. Louis Adams
Mar 9, 2018 #5 San Diego State (W) #1 Nevada (L) 90-73 Thomas & Mack Center PTS: 25. Jordan Caroline
REB: 10. Jordan Caroline
AST: 8. Cody Martin
PTS: 20. Devin Watson
REB: 12. Jalen McDaniels
AST: 5. Trey Kell
Mar 9, 2018 #7 Utah State (L) #3 New Mexico (W) 68-83 Thomas & Mack Center PTS: 17. Troy Simons
REB: 7. Sam Logwood
AST: 6. Antino Jackson
PTS: 17. Sam Merrill
REB: 8. Koby McEwen
AST: 5. Sam Merrill
Mar 10, 2018 #5 San Diego State (W) #3 New Mexico (L) 82-75 Thomas & Mack Center PTS: 17. Antino Jackson
REB: 5. Joe Furstinger
AST: 7. Antino Jackson
PTS: 28. Trey Kell
REB: 5. Malik Pope
AST: 5. Devin Watson