WAC Men's Basketball Tournament Brackets

2018-2019 WAC Men's Basketball Tournament Information

Tournament Dates:Mar 14 - 16, 2019
Champions:#1 New Mexico State
Runner-Up:#3 Grand Canyon
MVP/MOP:Trevelin Queen (New Mexico State, Jr.)
All-Tournament Team:Trevelin Queen (New Mexico State, Jr.), Conner Toolson (Utah Valley, Sr.), Terrell Brown (New Mexico State, Jr.), Carlos Johnson (Grand Canyon, Jr.), Tyson Smith (Texas-RGV, Sr.)
Championship Venue:Orleans Arena (Las Vegas, NV)
Attendance:N/A
Officials:Rick Batsell, Scott Brown, Jimmy Casas, Ronnie Hernandez, Wilson Holland, Shawn Lehigh, Brent Meaux, D.G. Nelson, DG Nelson, Rick O'Neil, Chris Rastatter, Jim Schipper, Larry Spaulding, Winston Stith

2018-2019 WAC Men's Basketball Tournament Leaders

Total Points:Carlos Johnson (Grand Canyon, Jr.) (75)
Total Rebounds:Johnny McCants (New Mexico State, So.) (21)
Total Assists:A.J. Harris (New Mexico State, Jr.) (12)
Total Steals:Oscar Frayer (Grand Canyon, Jr.) (5)
Total Blocks:Taze Moore (Cal State Bakersfield, So.) (3)
Total Minutes:Alessandro Lever (Grand Canyon, So.) (100), Oscar Frayer (Grand Canyon, Jr.) (100)
Total FIC:Carlos Johnson (Grand Canyon, Jr.) (52.4)
Total Fouls:Alessandro Lever (Grand Canyon, So.) (8), Shunn Buchanan (New Mexico State, Jr.) (8)
Total Turnovers:Michael Finke (Grand Canyon, Sr.) (6), Alessandro Lever (Grand Canyon, So.) (6), Javon Levi (Texas-RGV, So.) (6)
Total FGs:Carlos Johnson (Grand Canyon, Jr.) (25)
Total 3PM:Carlos Johnson (Grand Canyon, Jr.) (12)
Total FTs:Tyson Smith (Texas-RGV, Sr.) (16)

2018-2019 WAC Men's Basketball Tournament Bracket

First Round
1 New Mexico State 86
8 Chicago State 49
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
4 Texas-RGV 85
5 Cal State Bakersfield 70
2 Utah Valley 71
7 UMKC 64
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3 Grand Canyon 84
6 Seattle 75
Semifinals
 
 
1 New Mexico State 79
4 Texas-RGV 72
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2 Utah Valley 74
3 Grand Canyon 78
Championship Game
 
 
 
 
 
 
1 New Mexico State 89
3 Grand Canyon 57

2018-2019 WAC Men's Basketball Tournament Participants

Seed School Ovr. Wins Ovr. Losses Ovr. Win % Conf. Wins Conf. Losses Conf. Win %
1 New Mexico State 29  87.88% 15  93.75%
2 Utah Valley 24  72.73% 12  75.00%
3 Grand Canyon 20  12  62.50% 10  62.50%
4 Texas-RGV 19  16  54.29% 56.25%
5 Cal State Bakersfield 16  15  51.61% 43.75%
6 Seattle 18  14  56.25% 10  37.50%
7 UMKC 11  21  34.38% 10  37.50%
8 Chicago State 29  9.38% 16  0.00%

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

2018-2019 WAC Men's Basketball Tournament Schedule

Date Away Team Home Team Result Venue Home Leaders Away Leaders
Mar 14, 2019 #8 Chicago State (L) #1 New Mexico State (W) 49-86 Orleans Arena PTS: 14. Eli Chuha
REB: 8. Johnny McCants
AST: 4. Shunn Buchanan
PTS: 10. Anthony Harris
REB: 6. Delshon Strickland
AST: 3. Robert Shaw
Mar 14, 2019 #5 Cal State Bakersfield (L) #4 Texas-RGV (W) 70-85 Orleans Arena PTS: 19. Tyson Smith
REB: 7. Javon Levi
AST: 3. Javon Levi
PTS: 16. Jarkel Joiner
REB: 9. Taze Moore
AST: 2. Rickey Holden
Mar 14, 2019 #7 UMKC (L) #2 Utah Valley (W) 64-71 Orleans Arena PTS: 21. Conner Toolson
REB: 8. Richard Harward
AST: 2. Jake Toolson
PTS: 17. Xavier Bishop
REB: 5. Jamell Allen
AST: 4. Xavier Bishop
Mar 14, 2019 #6 Seattle (L) #3 Grand Canyon (W) 75-84 Orleans Arena PTS: 31. Carlos Johnson
REB: 7. Carlos Johnson
AST: 1. Carlos Johnson
PTS: 23. Terrell Brown
REB: 7. Terrell Brown
AST: 2. Terrell Brown
Mar 15, 2019 #4 Texas-RGV (L) #1 New Mexico State (W) 72-79 Orleans Arena PTS: 19. Terrell Brown
REB: 7. Eli Chuha
AST: 3. Eli Chuha
PTS: 23. Tyson Smith
REB: 6. Lesley Varner
AST: 3. Terry Winn
Mar 15, 2019 #3 Grand Canyon (W) #2 Utah Valley (L) 78-74 Orleans Arena PTS: 16. Conner Toolson
REB: 9. Richard Harward
AST: 4. Ben Nakwaasah
PTS: 35. Carlos Johnson
REB: 9. Carlos Johnson
AST: 4. Carlos Johnson
Mar 16, 2019 #3 Grand Canyon (L) #1 New Mexico State (W) 57-89 Orleans Arena PTS: 27. Trevelin Queen
REB: 7. Ivan Aurrecoechea
AST: 9. A.J. Harris
PTS: 17. Alessandro Lever
REB: 7. Trey Drechsel
AST: 5. Carlos Johnson