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March 1, 2012

Mountain West Seeding Scenarios

The Mountain West Conference released it's tie breaker scenarios leading into the final weekend of MW play. The Wyoming Cowboys are guaranteed in the #6 seed while playing at 9:30 MST on Thursday at the Thomas and Mack Center in Las Vegas.

The question now is the opponent the Pokes will play in the first round. UNLV, CSU, and TCU are potential first round matchups depending on the final results on Saturday.

Two-way tie with UNM vs SDSU at 10-4:

UNM and SDSU split with each other
Both teams split with CSU and UNLV
SDSU is 2-0 vs. TCU, UNM is 1-1 vs. TCU
Both teams are 2-0 vs. WYO
SDSU gets No. 1 seed due to sweep of TCU

Three-way tie with UNM, SDSU, UNLV at 9-5:

UNM, SDSU and UNLV split with each other
All three teams split with CSU, TCU UNM and SDSU are 2-0 vs. WYO; UNLV is 1-1
UNLV gets No. 3 seed
UNM is 2-0 vs. AFA; SDSU is 1-1 vs. AFA
SDSU is 2-0 vs. BSU; UNM is 1-1 vs. BSU
If BSU is 4-10 and AFA is 3-11, tiebreaker goes to SDSU
If AFA and BSU are tied at 4-10 (both UNM and SDSU went a combined 3-1 against AFA and BSU), tie broken based on Feb. 27 RPI ranking (28-SDSU; 34-UNM)
SDSU is No. 1 seed due to higher RPI ranking

Two-way tie with UNM vs UNLV at 9-5:

SDSU is No. 1 seed at 10-4
UNM and UNLV split with each other
Both teams split with SDSU
Both teams split with CSU, TCU
UNM is 2-0 vs. WYO; UNLV is 1-1
UNM gets No. 2 seed due to sweep of WYO

Two-way tie with SDSU vs UNLV at 9-5:

UNM is No. 1 seed at 10-4
SDSU and UNLV split with each other
Both teams split with UNM
Both teams split with CSU, TCU
SDSU is 2-0 vs. WYO, UNLV is 1-1 vs. WYO
SDSU gets No. 2 seed due to sweep of WYO

Two-way tie between UNM vs SDSU at 9-5:

UNM and SDSU split with each other
Split with UNLV, CSU, TCU
UNM and SDSU are both 2-0 vs. WYO
If AFA and BSU are tied at 4-10 (both UNM and SDSU went a combined 3-1 against AFA
and BSU), tie broken based on Feb. 27 RPI
ranking (28-SDSU; 34-UNM) - SDSU gets No. 1 seed due to higher RPI ranking
If AFA is 3-11, SDSU still gets No. 1 seed
due to 2-0 record vs. BSU because UNM is 1-1 vs. BSU

Three-way tie UNLV, CSU and TCU at 8-6:

UNM is No. 1 seed at 10-4 if it defeats BSU SDSU is No. 1 seed if it is tied with UNM at 9-5
UNLV, CSU and TCU split with each other
UNLV, CSU and TCU split with UNM and SDSU
CSU - TCU are 1-1 vs. WYO; UNLV 0-2 vs. WYO
UNLV gets No. 5 seed
CSU and TCU are both 3-1 vs. AFA and BSU
Tie is broken based on Feb. 27 RPI ranking
27-CSU; 90-TCU)

Two-way tie with UNLV vs CSU at 8-6:

SDSU is No. 1 seed, UNM is No. 2 seed
UNLV and CSU split with each other
Both teams split with TCU
CSU is 1-1 vs. WYO; UNLV is 0-2 vs. WYO
CSU gets No. 3 seed due to split with WYO

Two-way tie with UNLV vs TCU at 8-6:

UNLV and TCU split with each other
Both teams split with both SDSU and UNM
Both teams split with CSU
TCU is 1-1 vs. WYO; UNLV is 0-2 vs. WYO
TCU gets No. 3 seed due to split with WYO

Two-way tie with CSU vs TCU at 8-6:

Split with each other
Both teams split with SDSU, UNM, UNLV, WYO and BSU
Both teams are 2-0 vs. AFA
Tie broken based on Feb. 27 RPI ranking (27-CSU; 90-TCU)
CSU gets No. 4 seed due to higher RPI ranking

Three-way tie with CSU, TCU WYO at 7-7:

CSU, TCU and WYO split with each other
CSU split with UNM, SDSU and UNLV
TCU split with UNM and UNLV, is 0-2 vs. SDSU
WYO went 2-0 vs. UNLV, is 0-2 vs. UNM and SDSU
CSU gets No. 4 seed, TCU gets No. 5 seed, WYO gets No. 6 seed

Two-way tie with CSU vs TCU at 7-7:

CSU and TCU split with each other
CSU split with UNM, SDSU and UNLV
TCU split with UNM and UNLV, is 0-2 vs. SDSU
CSU gets No. 4 seed, TCU gets No. 5 seed

Two-way tie with TCU vs WYO at 7-7:

TCU and WYO split with each other
TCU split with UNM and UNLV, went 0-2 vs. SDSU
WYO is 2-0 vs. UNLV; is 0-2 vs. UNM and SDSU
TCU gets No. 5 seed, WYO gets No. 6 seed

Two-way tie with CSU vs WYO at 7-7:

CSU and WYO split with each other
CSU split with UNM, SDSU, UNLV and TCU
WYO split with TCU and UNLV; went 0-2 vs. UNM and SDSU
CSU gets No. 5 seed, WYO gets No. 6 seed

Two-way tie with AFA vs BSU at 4-10:

AFA and BSU split with each other
AFA split with SDSU, CSU, WYO and went 0-2 vs. UNM, TCU, UNLV
BSU split with UNM, CSU, TCU and went 0-2 vs. SDSU, UNLV, WYO
If SDSU is No. 1 seed, AFA gets No. 7 seed due to split with SDSU
If UNM is No. 1 seed, BSU gets No. 7 seed due to split with UNM

Two-way tie with AFA vs BSU at 3-11:

AFA and BSU split with each other
AFA split with SDSU, WYO and went 0-2 vs. CSU, UNM, TCU, UNLV
BSU split with CSU, TCU and went 0-2 vs. UNM, SDSU, UNLV, WYO
AFA gets No. 7 seed due to split with SDSU BSU gets No. 8 seed



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