2011–12 Colorado State Rams men's basketball team

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2011–12 Colorado State Rams men's basketball
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Sun Bowl Invitational Champions
NCAA Tournament West Region 11 Seed, Second Round
Conference Mountain West Conference
2011–12 record 20–12 (8–6 Mountain West)
Head coach Tim Miles (5th Season)
Assistant coach Niko Medved
Assistant coach Craig Smith
Assistant coach Ronald Coleman
Home arena Moby Arena
Seasons
« 2010–11 2012–13 »
2011–12 Mountain West Conference men's basketball standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   PCT     W   L   PCT
#21 New Mexico 10 4   .714     28 7   .800
#22 San Diego State 10 4   .714     26 8   .765
#23 UNLV 9 5   .643     26 9   .743
Colorado State 8 6   .571     20 12   .625
TCU 7 7   .500     18 15   .545
Wyoming 6 8   .429     21 12   .636
Air Force 3 11   .214     13 16   .448
Boise State 3 11   .214     13 17   .433
2012 MWC Tournament winner
As of March 8, 2012; Rankings from AP Poll

The 2011–12 Colorado State Rams men's basketball team represented Colorado State University during the 2011–12 NCAA Division I men's basketball season. The team was coached by Tim Miles in his 5th season. They played their home games at the Moby Arena on Colorado State University's main campus in Fort Collins, Colorado and are a member of the Mountain West Conference. They finished the season 20–12, 8–6 in Mountain West play to finish in fourth place. They lost in the semifinals of the Mountain West Basketball Tournament to San Diego State. They received an at-large bid to the 2012 NCAA Basketball Tournament where they lost in the second round to Murray State.

Departures[edit]

The Colorado State Rams lost senior power forward Andy Ogide who was averaging 17.2 ppg, senior Small Forward Travis Franklin who was averaging 11.8 ppg, Adam Nigon and Andre McFarland.

Roster[edit]

# Name Height Weight (lbs.) Position Class Hometown Previous School
0 Cody Mann 6'0" 160 G Fr. Miami, FL Dr. Krop HS
2 Daniel Bejarano 6'4" 202 G So. Phoenix, AZ Arizona
3 Trevor Williams 7'0" 282 C RS So. Denver, CO Denver Lutheran HS
4 Pierce Hornung 6'5" 210 F Jr. Arvada, CO Ralston Valley HS
10 Wes Eikmeier 6'3" 168 G RS Jr. Fremont, NE Iowa State
11 Jesse Carr 6'2" 184 G RS Jr. Ainsworth, NE Ainsworth HS
15 Kaipo Sabas 5'11" 177 G Sr. Fort Collins, CO Laramie County CC
22 Dorian Green 6'2" 192 G Jr. Lawrence, KS Lawrence HS
23 Will Bell 6'6" 242 F Sr. Colorado Springs, CO Northeastern JC
25 Chad Calcaterra 6'10" 228 C RS Fr. Cloquet, MN Cloquet HS
33 Dwight Smith 6'4" 185 G So. Omaha, NE Ralston HS
44 Greg Smith 6'6" 221 F Jr. Omaha, NE Ralston HS
45 Colton Iverson 6'10" 261 F/C Sr. Yankton, SD Minnesota

Schedule and results[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance Record
Exhibition
11/01/2011* 7:00 PM CSU–Pueblo Moby ArenaFort Collins, CO W 97–82  2,241
11/05/2011* 2:00 PM SW Minnesota State Moby Arena • Fort Collins, CO W 83–70  2,250
Regular season
11/11/2011* 7:00 PM Montana Moby Arena • Fort Collins, CO W 64–58  4,666 1–0
11/14/2011* 6:00 PM vs. SMU Maples PavilionPalo Alto, CA
(NIT Season Tip-Off First Round)
ESPNU W 75–56  177 2–0
11/16/2011* 9:00 PM at Stanford Maples Pavilion • Palo Alto, CA
(NIT Season Tip-Off Quarterfinals)
ESPNU L 52–64  4,337 2–1
11/19/2011* 7:00 PM Southern Miss Moby Arena • Fort Collins, CO L 58–79  2,275 2–2
11/21/2011* 7:30 PM UTSA Moby Arena • Fort Collins, CO
(NIT Season Tip-Off Consolation game)
W 85–75  759 3–2
11/22/2011* 7:30 PM Manhattan Moby Arena • Fort Collins, CO
(NIT Season Tip-Off Consolation game)
W 91–86 OT 890 4–2
11/30/2011* 6:00 PM Colorado Moby Arena • Fort Collins, CO The Mtn. W 65–64  6,481 5–2
12/03/2011* 12:30 PM at Northern Iowa McLeod CenterCedar Falls, IA
(MWC–MVC Challenge)
L 77–83  4,015 5–3
12/07/2011* 5:00 PM at #7 Duke Cameron Indoor StadiumDurham, NC ESPN2 L 64–87  9,314 5–4
12/19/2011* 7:00 PM Texas Southern Moby Arena • Fort Collins, CO W 85–61  2,585 6–4
12/22/2011* 7:00 PM at Northern Colorado Butler–Hancock Sports PavilionGreeley, CO W 92–78  2,148 7–4
12/28/2011* 7:00 PM at UTEP Don Haskins CenterEl Paso, TX
(Sun Bowl Invitational Semifinals)
W 56–53  8,534 8–4
12/29/2011* 7:30 PM vs. Jacksonville State Don Haskins Center • El Paso, TX
(Sun Bowl Invitational Championship)
W 79–56  6,753 9–4
01/07/2012* 7:00 PM Nebraska-Omaha Moby Arena • Fort Collins, CO W 87–63  3,000 10–4
01/11/2012* 7:00 PM Denver Moby Arena • Fort Collins, CO The Mtn. W 79–75  2,946 11–4
01/14/2012 7:00 PM TCU Moby Arena • Fort Collins, CO The Mtn. W 95–89 2OT 2,577 12–4 (1–0)
01/17/2012 8:00 PM Boise State Moby Arena • Fort Collins, CO The Mtn. W 66–55  4,753 13–4 (2–0)
01/21/2012 4:00 PM at Wyoming Arena-AuditoriumLaramie, WY The Mtn. L 51–70  7,901 13–5 (2–1)
01/25/2012 8:00 PM at New Mexico The PitAlbuquerque, NM CBSSN L 52–85  14,089 13–6 (2–2)
01/28/2012 2:00 PM #13 San Diego State Moby Arena • Fort Collins, CO NBCSN W 77–60  6,038 14–6 (3–2)
02/01/2012 8:30 PM at #11 UNLV Thomas & Mack CenterParadise, NV The Mtn. L 63–82  15,053 14–7 (3–3)
02/04/2012 3:00 PM Air Force Moby Arena • Fort Collins, CO CBSSN W 67–49  4,359 15–7 (4–3)
02/11/2012 6:30 PM at TCU Daniel–Meyer ColiseumFort Worth, TX The Mtn. L 71–75  4,822 15–8 (4–4)
02/15/2012 8:00 PM at Boise State Taco Bell ArenaIdaho, ID The Mtn. L 69–70  3,312 15–9 (4–5)
02/18/2012 7:00 PM Wyoming Moby Arena • Fort Collins, CO The Mtn. W 54–46  8,745 16–9 (5–5)
02/21/2012 8:00 PM #18 New Mexico Moby Arena • Fort Collins, CO The Mtn. W 71–63  4,444 17–9 (6–5)
02/25/2012 8:00 PM at #24 San Diego State Viejas ArenaSan Diego, CA The Mtn. L 66–74  12,414 17–10 (6–6)
02/29/2012 8:00 PM #17 UNLV Moby Arena • Fort Collins, CO CBSSN W 66–59  8,371 18–10 (7–6)
03/03/2012 2:00 PM at Air Force Clune ArenaColorado Springs, CO The Mtn. W 75–65  4,858 19–10 (8–6)
2012 Mountain West Conference Men's Basketball Tournament
03/08/2012 3:30 PM vs. TCU Thomas & Mack Center • Las Vegas, NV
(Quarterfinals)
The Mtn. W 81–60  8,601 20–10
03/09/2012 7:00 PM vs. #18 San Diego State Thomas & Mack Center • Las Vegas, NV
(Semifinals)
CBSSN L 69–79  16,339 20–11
2012 NCAA Tournament
03/15/2012* 10:15 AM vs. #12 (W 6) Murray State #(W 11) KFC Yum! CenterLouisville, KY
(Second Round)
CBS L 41–58  16,069 20–12
*Non-conference game. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Mountain Time (#) during NCAA Tournament is seed with Region.

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