2011 WAC Men's Basketball Tournament
The 2011 WAC Men's Basketball Tournament was held March 9–12 at the Orleans Arena in Paradise, Nevada to crown a champion of the Western Athletic Conference. The tournament was won by Utah State for their 2nd WAC tournament title to earn an automatic bid to the 2011 NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Tournament.
|2011 WAC Men's Basketball Tournament|
2011 WAC Tournament logo
|Champions||Utah State (2nd title)|
|Winning coach||Stew Morrill (2nd title)|
|2010–11 WAC men's basketball standings|
|#19 Utah State †||15||–||1||.938||30||–||4||.882|
|New Mexico State||9||–||7||.563||16||–||17||.485|
|San Jose State||5||–||11||.313||17||–||16||.515|
|† 2011 WAC Tournament winner |
Rankings from AP Poll
The top eight teams in the conference qualified for the tournament. The top two seeds received byes into the semi-finals while the 3 and 4 seeds received byes into the quarter-finals. The two quarter-finals games were broadcast on ESPNU. The semi-final involving the 2 seed and the championship game was broadcast by ESPN2.
All Times Pacific. Rankings from the AP Poll.
Wednesday, March 9
Thursday, March 10
Friday, March 11
Saturday, March 12
|8||San Jose State||75||8||San Jose State||74|
|8||San Jose State||54|
|1||#23 Utah State||58|
|3||New Mexico State||66|
|3||New Mexico State||63|