Mountain West Announces 2013 Basketball Championships Schedule
Aug. 29, 2012
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - The Mountain West has announced the schedule for the 2013 Mountain West Basketball Championships, which will be played March 12-16 at the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas. The 16-game MW tournament slate tips off on Tuesday, March 12 with the men's and women's first-round contests featuring the No. 8 and No. 9 seeds.
The men's quarterfinals will be held on Wednesday, March 13, followed by the women's quarterfinals on Thursday, March 14. Semifinal action will take place on Friday, March 15, with the men's and women's championship games set for Saturday. The men's final will be televised on CBS for the first time in Mountain West history. The men's championship game tips off on Saturday, March 16 at 3:05 p.m. PT, followed by the women's final, which will air on CBS Sports Network, beginning at 7:05 p.m. PT.
VIP all-session tickets, good for all 16 games of the 2013 Mountain West Basketball Championships, are available for $625 and $375. Reserved all-session tickets are available for $180 and $140. All-session tickets are on sale now at MW member institution box offices. Single-session tickets will be available for purchase starting on Friday, March 1, 2013, at the Thomas & Mack Center box office or through UNLVTickets.com. For more information, please call 702-739-FANS.
Below is the complete schedule for the 2013 Mountain West Basketball Championships. All times are Pacific.
2013 MOUNTAIN WEST BASKETBALL CHAMPIONSHIPS SCHEDULE
TUESDAY, MARCH 12, 2013 - MEN'S AND WOMEN'S FIRST ROUNDS
Game #1 - 5:00 p.m. - #9 Men's Seed vs. #8 Men's Seed
Game #2 - 7:30 p.m. - #9 Women's Seed vs. #8 Women's Seed
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 13, 2013 - MEN'S QUARTERFINALS
Game #3 - 12:05 p.m. - #6 Men's Seed vs. #3 Men's Seed - CBS Sports Network
Game #4 - 2:35 p.m. - #7 Men's Seed vs. #2 Men's Seed - CBS Sports Network
Game #5 - 6:35 p.m. - Game #1 Winner vs. #1 Men's Seed - CBS Sports Network
Game #6 - 9:05 p.m. - #5 Men's Seed vs. #4 Men's Seed - CBS Sports Network
THURSDAY, MARCH 14, 2013 - WOMEN'S QUARTERFINALS
Game #7 - 12:05 p.m. - Game #2 Winner vs. #1 Women's Seed
Game #8 - 2:35 p.m. - #5 Women's Seed vs. #4 Women's Seed
Game #9 - 6:05 p.m. - #7 Women's Seed vs. #2 Women's Seed
Game #10 - 8:35 p.m. - #6 Women's Seed vs. #3 Women's Seed
FRIDAY, MARCH 15, 2013 - WOMEN'S AND MEN'S SEMIFINALS
Game #11 - 12:05 p.m. - Women's Game 7 Winner vs. Game 8 Winner
Game #12 - 2:35 p.m. - Women's Game 9 Winner vs. Game 10 Winner
Game #13 - 6:05 p.m. - Men's Game 5 Winner vs. Game 6 Winner - CBS Sports Network
Game #14 - 8:35 p.m. - Men's Game 3 Winner vs. Game 4 Winner - CBS Sports Network
SATURDAY, MARCH 16, 2013 - MEN'S AND WOMEN'S CHAMPIONSHIP GAMES
Game #15 - 3:05 p.m. - Men's Championship Game - CBS
Game #16 - 7:05 p.m. - Women's Championship Game - CBS Sports Network