March 10, 2013
ANAHEIM, Calif. - By finishing as the conference's No. 6 seed, UC Davis will face Cal Poly, the No. 3 seed, in the quarterfinal round on Thursday, March 14, at the Big West Conference Men's Basketball Tournament.
All men's basketball games will take place at the Honda Center in Anaheim, Calif.
The Aggies will take the court in the tournament's second session 30 minutes after the conclusion of the event's inaugural game involving No. 2 Pacific and No. 7 UC Santa Barbara at 12 p.m.
Basketball fans who are unable to attend Thursday's game in-person can watch all the action live on Prime Ticket, or access an internet radio broadcast featuring Scott Marsh (play-by-play) and Bill Herenda (analyst) on ucdavisaggies.com.
The bracket will be reseeded for Friday's semifinals, pitting the highest remaining seeded team against the lowest remaining seeded team in one game. The other two quarterfinal winners will meet in the second semifinal.
2013 BIG WEST CONFERENCE MEN’S BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT SCHEDULE
Thursday, March 14 - Quarterfinals
#7 UC Santa Barbara vs. #2 Pacific (12:00 p.m.)
#6 UC Davis vs. #3 Cal Poly (30 minutes after previous game)
#8 Cal State Fullerton vs. #1 Long Beach State (6:00 p.m.)
#5 Hawai’i vs. #4 UC Irvine (30 minutes after previous game)
Friday, March 15 - Semifinals
Highest Remaining Seeded Team vs. Lowest Remaining Seeded Team (6:30 p.m.)
Thursday's Remaining Winners (9:00 p.m. or 30 minutes after)
Saturday, March 16 - Championship
Friday's Winning Teams (7:30 p.m.)
NOTES: The Cal State Fullerton-Long Beach State quarterfinal game will be delayed on Fox Prime Ticket and Fox College Sports Pacific, airing immediately after the Hawai’i and UC Irvine quarterfinal game.
All other quarterfinal games will be live on Fox Prime Ticket and Fox College Sports Pacific.
Friday’s 6:30 p.m. semifinal will be televised live on ESPN3 and will air delayed on ESPNU immediately after the conclusion of the 9:00 p.m. live semifinal on ESPNU.