2019 ScheduleAll times ET

2019 Schedule
18-13, 4th in Big West
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Roberts hits winner as Long Beach State rallies past Hawaii

Jordan Roberts scored 18 points and hit a pull-up jumper in the paint with 0.5 seconds on the clock as fifth-seeded Long Beach State rallied past No. 4 seed Hawaii 68-66 in the quarterfinals of the Big West Conference Tournament Thursday night.

Hawai'i's Purchase nails buzzer-beating 3 (0:33)
URI's Langevine flushes dunk (0:19)
Izundu says get on my poster! (0:42)
AP Photo/Eugene Tanner
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Hawaii wins appeal, can play in postseason

Hawaii will be eligible to play in the 2017 postseason and defend its Big West Conference tournament championship next week after it won an appeal to the NCAA.

Picks: College Hoops Tip-Off Marathon

C.L. Brown predicts that Hawaii -- the only team to participate in the College Hoops Tip-Off Marathon in each of the past nine seasons -- will hold off Florida Atlantic early Tuesday morning (4:15 a.m. ET, ESPN2). Tip-Off predictions

Andy Katz ESPN Senior Writer 

Here with Hawaii coach Eran Ganot on his homecourt. Hawaii opens the season tonight at 9 against SIU. Ganot got the Rainbows to the NCAAs last season. Hawaii is waiting to hear from the NCAA if it can be eligible this season.

Andy Katz ESPN Senior Writer 

NCAA appeals committee says in a release the NCAA committee on infractions must reconsider the 2017 postseason ban on Hawaii men's basketball. Appeals committee says penalty was incorrectly applied. No timetable is set for when they will reconsider. Hawaii, which won the Big West last season and lost to Maryland in the NCAA tournament, was picked 8th in the Big West preseason poll for this season.

Andy Katz ESPN Senior Writer 

Hawaii is expecting to hear on its appeal to play in the postseason in 2017 today. The Rainbow Warriors were given a postseason ban for 2017 and allowed to play in 2016. Hawaii won the Big West and lost to Maryland in the NCAA tournament.

Andy Katz ESPN Senior Writer 

CBB bracket from coaching sources for Hawaiian Airlines Diamond Head Classic (Dec. 22, 23, 25): San Diego State-Southern Miss and Tulsa-Stephen F. Austin on one side of bracket; Utah-San Francisco and Hawaii-Illinois State on other side.

Team Stats

Points Per Game72.3
Rebounds Per Game34.0
Assists Per Game15.4
Points Allowed68.7103rd

Tournament History

Final Fours0
Tournament Record1-5
Championship SeasonsNone
Tournament Appearances5