2006 Big Sky Conference Men's Basketball Tournament

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2006 Big Sky Conference Men's Basketball Tournament
Classification Division I
Season 2005–06
Teams 6
First round site campus sites
Semifinals site Walkup Skydome
Flagstaff, AZ
Finals site Walkup Skydome
Flagstaff, AZ
Champions Montana Grizzlies (5 title)
Winning coach Larry Krystkowiak (2 title)
MVP Virgil Matthews (Montana Grizzlies)
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The 2006 Big Sky Men's Basketball Tournament was played from March 4 to March 8. The First Round of the tournament was held at the higher seed's home arena, and the semi-finals and championship were held at the Walkup Skydome in Flagstaff, Arizona, which is the home of regular season champion Northern Arizona. The top 6 teams from regular season play qualified and the top 2 teams received a bye to the semi-finals. The tournament was won by Montana and they received an automatic bid to the 2006 NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Tournament. Northern Arizona received a bid to the 2006 NIT.


  First Round
March 4
Re-Seeded Semifinals
March 7
March 8
  1 Northern Arizona 98  
    5 Sacramento State 83  
4 Montana State 70
  5 Sacramento State 71  
    1 Northern Arizona 60
  2 Montana 73
  3 Eastern Washington 81  
6 Portland State 75  
2 Montana 73
    3 Eastern Washington 71