The 2014 Mountain West basketball tournament is finally upon us, and we finally know the seedings and matchups for the March 12 - 15 tournament in Las Vegas. The Mountain West will be sending just two teams to the NCAA tournament in San Diego State and New Mexico -- there is a reason they are the top two seeds. Unless an upset occurs in the title game that is the only way there will be three Mountain West teams in the NCAA tournament.
The battle for the top seed came down to the very end as San Diego State made a huge comeback against New Mexico to win the conference. The Aztecs over came from a 16-point deficit in the second half to take ultimately pull off a huge win at home to win the conference.
Nevada earned the third seed after topping rival UNLV Saturday night, and Boise State ended up falling to Air Force and is now the six seed and will face San Jose State.
Here is the schedule:
|Game 1 Wed., Mar. 12||No. 8 Utah State vs. No. 9 Colorado State||2 p.m. PT||MWN|
|Game 2 Wed., Mar. 12||No. 7 Fresno State vs. No. 10 Air Force||4:30 p.m. PT||MWN|
|Game 3 Wed., Mar. 12||No. 6 Boise State vs. No. 11 San Jose State||7 p.m. PT||MWN|
|Game 4 Thu, Mar. 13||No. 1 San Diego State vs. Winner of Game 1||Noon PT||CBSSN|
|Game 5 Thu, Mar. 13||No. 4 UNLV vs. No. 5 Wyoming||2:30 p.m. PT||CBSSN|
|Game 6 Thu, Mar. 13||No. 2 New Mexico vs. Winner of Game 2||6 p.m. PT||CBSSN|
|Game 7 Thu, Mar. 13||No. 3 Nevada vs. Winner of Game 3||8:30 p.m. PT||CBSSN|
|Game 8 Fri., Mar. 14||Game 4 Winner vs. Game 5 Winner||6 p.m. PT||CBSSN|
|Game 9 Fri., Mar. 14||Game 6 Winner vs. Game 7 Winner||8:30 p.m. PT||CBSSN|
|Game 10 Sat., Mar. 15||Game 8 Winner vs. Game 9 Winner||3 p.m. PT||CBS|
Here is the bracket: