Cal State Northridge's snub from the NIT put a damper on last season's breakthrough, but the Matadors believe they're on the verge of something special in the Big West.
UC Santa Barbara 77, CS Northridge 66
Here is a viewers' guide and breakdown of the BracketBusters matchups this weekend.
CS Northridge 88, UC Santa Barbara 84
Five teams could legitimately win the Big West, but UCSB -- which has been on the cusp of the title for years -- could finally reign, writes Ed Graney.
UC Santa Barbara 75, CS Northridge 59
UC Santa Barbara 67, CS Northridge 57