Portland State Vikings men's basketball

The Portland State Vikings men's basketball team represents Portland State University in Portland, Oregon. The team was also once referred to as "The Park Block Bombers" in reference to the school's proximity to Portland's string of park blocks. The school's team competes in the Big Sky Conference. The team appearances in the NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Tournament have been in 2008 and 2009. The head coach of the Vikings is Barret Peery.

Portland State Vikings men's basketball
2019–20 Portland State Vikings men's basketball team
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UniversityPortland State University
Head coachBarret Peery (3rd season)
ConferenceBig Sky
LocationPortland, Oregon
ArenaViking Pavilion
(Capacity: 3,094)
NicknameVikings
ColorsGreen, White, and Silver[1]
              
Uniforms
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Home jersey
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Team colours
Home
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Away jersey
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Team colours
Away


NCAA Tournament Appearances
2008, 2009
Conference Tournament Champions
2008, 2009
Conference Regular Season Champions
2005, 2008

Postseason resultsEdit

NCAA Tournament resultsEdit

The Vikings have appeared in two NCAA Tournaments, with a combined record of 0–2.

Year Seed Round Opponent Result
2008 16 M Round of 64 (1) #4 Kansas L 61–85
2009 13 E Round of 64 (4) #20 Xavier L 59–77

CIT resultsEdit

The Vikings have appeared in the CollegeInsider.com Postseason Tournament (CIT) two times, with a combined record of 0–2.

Year Round Opponent Result
2014 Round of 32 San Diego L 65–87
2018 Round of 16 San Diego L 64–67

NAIA tournament resultsEdit

The Vikings appeared in the NAIA Tournament two times, with a combined record of 0–2.

Year Round Opponent Result
1955 First Round Texas A&M–Commerce L 55–68
1956 First Round Wisconsin–Eau Claire L 76–84

Vikings in the NBAEdit

Portland State men's basketball players in professional teamsEdit

Player Year Current Team League
Brandon Hollins[2] 2018 Aragats BT Armenia Basketball League A
Bryce Canda 2018 Kingspan Královští Sokoli National Basketball League (Czech Republic)
DeSean Parsons 2017 Uralmash Yekaterinburg Russian Basketball Super League 1
Ryan Edwards 2018 CB Valls Liga EBA
Dominic Waters 2010 Nanterre 92 LNB Pro A
Scott Morrison 2008 Ryukyu Golden Kings B.League

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Portland State University Color Palette (PDF). Portland State University Athletics Brand Identity. May 12, 2015. Retrieved May 23, 2016.
  2. ^ "Aragatz Tabs Rookie Brandon Hollins". EuroBasket. EuroBasket. Retrieved 27 March 2019.

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