MW Announces `15 Basketball Championship Format

    July 17, 2014

    COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - The Mountain West announced the format for the 2015 Men's and Women's Basketball Championships, which will be played March 9-14 at the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas.

    The 19-game MW tournament slate tips off on Monday, March 9, with three women's first-round contests featuring the No. 6 through No. 11 seeds. The women's quarterfinals will be held on Tuesday, March 10, followed by the men's first round and women's semifinals on Wednesday, March 11. The men's quarterfinals are set for Thursday, March 12. The women's championship game and the men's semifinals will take place on Friday, March 13, with the men's championship game set for Saturday, March 14. Broadcast information will be announced at a later date.

    VIP all-session tickets, good for all 19 games of the 2015 Mountain West Basketball Championships, are available for $675 and $425. Reserved all-session tickets are available for $220 and $180. All-session tickets for the 2015 Mountain West Basketball Championships are on sale now at MW member institution box offices. Single-session tickets will be available for purchase starting on Sunday, March 1, 2015, at the Thomas & Mack Center box office or through UNLVTickets.com. For information, please call 702-739-FANS.

    Below is the complete schedule for the 2015 Mountain West Men's and Women's Basketball Championships. All times are tentative.

    2015 MOUNTAIN WEST WOMEN'S AND MEN'S BASKETBALL CHAMPIONSHIPS

    MONDAY, MARCH 9
    Women's First Round
    Game #1 - 2 p.m. PT - #8 Women's Seed vs. #9 Women's Seed
    Game #2 - 4:30 p.m. PT - #7 Women's Seed vs. #10 Women's Seed
    Game #3 - 7 p.m. PT - #6 Women's Seed vs. #11 Women's Seed

    TUESDAY, MARCH 10
    Women's Quarterfinals
    Game #4 - Noon PT - #1 Women's Seed vs. Game #1 Winner
    Game #5 - 2:30 p.m. PT - #4 Women's Seed vs. #5 Women's Seed
    Game #6 - 6 p.m. PT - #2 Women's Seed vs. Game #2 Winner
    Game #7 - 8:30 p.m. PT - #3 Women's Seed vs. Game #3 Winner

     

     

    WEDNESDAY, MARCH 11
    Men's First Round
    Game #8 - Noon PT - #8 Men's Seed vs. #9 Men's Seed
    Game #9 - 2:30 p.m. PT - #7 Men's Seed vs. #10 Men's Seed

    Women's Semifinals
    Game #10 - 6 p.m. PT - Game #4 Winner vs. Game #5 Winner
    Game #11 - 8:30 p.m. PT - Game #6 Winner vs. Game #7 Winner

    THURSDAY, MARCH 12
    Men's Quarterfinals
    Game #12 - Noon PT - #1 Men's Seed vs. Game #8 Winner
    Game #13 - 2:30 p.m. PT - #4 Men's Seed vs. #5 Men's Seed
    Game #14 - 6 p.m. PT - #2 Men's Seed vs. Game #9 Winner
    Game #15 - 8:30 p.m. PT - #3 Men's Seed vs. #6 Men's Seed

    FRIDAY, MARCH 13
    Women's Championship Game
    Game #16 - 1 p.m. PT - Women's Championship Game

    Men's Semifinals
    Game #17 - 6 p.m. PT - Game #12 Winner vs. Game #13 Winner
    Game #18 - 8:30 p.m. PT - Game #14 Winner vs. Game #15 Winner

    SATURDAY, MARCH 14
    Men's Championship Game
    Game #19 - 3 p.m. PT - Men's Championship Game

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