WAC Men's Basketball Tournament Brackets

2005-2006 WAC Men's Basketball Tournament Information

Tournament Dates:Mar 9 - 11, 2006
Champions:#1 Nevada
Runner-Up:#2 Utah State
MVP/MOP:Nick Fazekas (Nevada, Jr.)
All-Tournament Team:Nick Fazekas (Nevada, Jr.), Marcelus Kemp (Nevada, So.), Mo Charlo (Nevada, Sr.), Nate Harris (Utah State, Sr.), Paul Millsap (Louisiana Tech, Jr.)
Championship Venue:Lawlor Events Center (Reno, NV)
Attendance:N/A
Officials:Duane Allen, Rick Batsell, Terry Christman, Lonnie Dixon, Michael Irving, Bill Kennedy, Ruben Ramos, Mark Reishling, Andy Rios, Mike Scyphers, Bob Staffen, Winston Stith

2005-2006 WAC Men's Basketball Tournament Leaders

Total Points:Nick Fazekas (Nevada, Jr.) (63)
Total Rebounds:Nick Fazekas (Nevada, Jr.) (30)
Total Assists:Ramon Sessions (Nevada, So.) (24)
Total Steals:Paul Millsap (Louisiana Tech, Jr.) (9)
Total Blocks:Paul Millsap (Louisiana Tech, Jr.) (7)
Total Minutes:Jaycee Carroll (Utah State, So.) (111)
Total FIC:Nick Fazekas (Nevada, Jr.) (56.8)
Total Fouls:Chad Bell (Nevada, Sr.) (11), Cass Matheus (Utah State, Sr.) (11)
Total Turnovers:Ramon Sessions (Nevada, So.) (9), Elijah Ingram (New Mexico State, Jr.) (9), David Pak (Utah State, Sr.) (9)
Total FGs:Nick Fazekas (Nevada, Jr.) (20)
Total 3PM:Marcelus Kemp (Nevada, So.) (6), Elijah Ingram (New Mexico State, Jr.) (6), Trey McDowell (Louisiana Tech, Jr.) (6)
Total FTs:Nick Fazekas (Nevada, Jr.) (19)

2005-2006 WAC Men's Basketball Tournament Bracket

First Round
1 Nevada 68
8 Idaho 55
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
4 Hawaii 57
5 New Mexico State 58
3 Louisiana Tech 75
6 Boise State 64
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 Utah State 76
7 San Jose State 69
Semifinals
 
 
1 Nevada 70
5 New Mexico State 59
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 Utah State 68
3 Louisiana Tech 64
Championship Game
 
 
 
 
 
 
1 Nevada 70
2 Utah State 63

2005-2006 WAC Men's Basketball Tournament Participants

Seed School Ovr. Wins Ovr. Losses Ovr. Win % Conf. Wins Conf. Losses Conf. Win %
1 Nevada 26  83.87% 13  81.25%
2 Utah State 23  76.67% 11  68.75%
3 Louisiana Tech 20  12  62.50% 11  68.75%
4 Hawaii 16  11  59.26% 10  62.50%
5 New Mexico State 16  14  53.33% 10  62.50%
6 Boise State 14  15  48.28% 10  37.50%
7 San Jose State 25  19.35% 14  12.50%
8 Idaho 25  13.79% 15  6.25%

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

2005-2006 WAC Men's Basketball Tournament Schedule

Date Away Team Home Team Result Venue Home Leaders Away Leaders
Mar 9, 2006 #6 Boise State (L) #3 Louisiana Tech (W) 64-75 Lawlor Events Center PTS: 19. Paul Millsap
REB: 17. Paul Millsap
AST: 8. Daevon Haskins
PTS: 16. Coby Karl
REB: 8. Kareem Lloyd
AST: 5. Matt Bauscher
Mar 9, 2006 #8 Idaho (L) #1 Nevada (W) 55-68 Lawlor Events Center PTS: 20. Nick Fazekas
REB: 9. Nick Fazekas
AST: 6. Ramon Sessions
PTS: 19. David Dubois
REB: 8. David Dubois
AST: 6. Tanoris Shepard
Mar 9, 2006 #7 San Jose State (L) #2 Utah State (W) 69-76 Lawlor Events Center PTS: 19. Nate Harris
REB: 11. Nate Harris
AST: 6. Jaycee Carroll
PTS: 26. D.J. Brown
REB: 8. D.J. Brown
AST: 9. Carlton Spencer
Mar 9, 2006 #5 New Mexico State (W) #4 Hawaii (L) 58-57 Lawlor Events Center PTS: 16. Julian Sensley
REB: 6. Chris Botez
AST: 4. Julian Sensley
PTS: 16. Tyrone Nelson
REB: 11. Tyrone Nelson
AST: 5. Elijah Ingram
Mar 10, 2006 #5 New Mexico State (L) #1 Nevada (W) 59-70 Lawlor Events Center PTS: 25. Marcelus Kemp
REB: 7. Nick Fazekas
AST: 9. Ramon Sessions
PTS: 17. Elijah Ingram
REB: 7. Elijah Ingram
AST: 5. Mike Mitchell
Mar 10, 2006 #3 Louisiana Tech (L) #2 Utah State (W) 64-68 Lawlor Events Center PTS: 18. Jaycee Carroll
REB: 7. Nate Harris
AST: 2. Jaycee Carroll
PTS: 18. Paul Millsap
REB: 7. Paul Millsap
AST: 4. Daevon Haskins
Mar 11, 2006 #2 Utah State (L) #1 Nevada (W) 63-70 Lawlor Events Center PTS: 23. Nick Fazekas
REB: 14. Nick Fazekas
AST: 9. Ramon Sessions
PTS: 22. Nate Harris
REB: 9. Nate Harris
AST: 4. Jaycee Carroll