Gonzaga is tough to beat in Spokane. Is "The Kennel" the WCC's toughest place to win? Cast your vote.
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It's hard to be a road team at Saint Mary's or BYU. But going to play at Gonzaga's McCarthey Athletic Center -- aka 'The Kennel' -- is nearly impossible, as our WCC venue rankings show.
Mark Few is secure as he has taken the Bulldogs to the NCAA tournament in all 17 of his seasons. How patient will other WCC schools be as four first-year coaches prepare to join the league?
Damon Stoudamire to coach Pacific
The Memphis assistant coach has taken the head-coaching job at Pacific, he announced Wednesday on The Players Tribune. Stoudamire played in the NBA for four franchises in 13 seasons before switching to the coaching side.
Damon Stoudamire, who played 13 seasons in the NBA, has been named coach of the Pacific Tigers, it was announced Wednesday.
Memphis assistant coach Damon Stoudamire is likely to accept Pacific's offer for its head-coaching job, sources said.
Damon Stoudamire offered Pacific job
Pacific has offered its head coaching job to Memphis assistant coach Damon Stoudamire, according to ESPN's Jeff Goodman and Jeff Borzello. Stoudamire, who is likely to accept the job, played in the NBA for four franchises over 13 seasons.
Pacific coach Ron Verlin and assistant Dwight Young are no longer employed by the school after being suspended in December stemming from an NCAA inquiry into allegations of academic misconduct.
Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer
Pacific announces that head coach Ron Verlin and assistant coach Dwight Young are leaving the program. Both Verlin and Young were placed on suspension in December amid an investigation into allegations of academic misconduct. Assistant coach Mike Burns has served as the interim head coach, helping lead the Tigers to a 6-12 finish in the West Coast Conference.
Jared Brownridge scored 29 points as Santa Clara beat Pacific 69-65 on Saturday night in the regular season finale for both teams.
Eric Thompson shot 7 for 8 from the field, scored 16 points and added six rebounds to lead Pacific past San Francisco 79-70 Thursday night to snap its four-game losing streak.
Alec Wintering scored 27 points, Bryce Pressley added 15 and Portland snapped a two-game skid with an 80-67 win over Pacific on Saturday night.
Kyle Wiltjer had 19 of his 26 points in the second half and Domantas Sabonis finished with 23 points and 10 rebounds to help Gonzaga beat Pacific 90-68 Thursday night.
Lamond Murray Jr. scored 20 points while Amadi Udenyi had the go-ahead score and a game-saving steal in overtime to help Pepperdine edge Pacific 65-63 Saturday night.
Joshua Spiers scored 17 points and Loyola Marymount made an impressive run late to overtake Pacific 77-72 on Thursday night.
Alec Kobre scored 17 points and T.J. Wallace added 15, including a go-ahead 3-pointer, to lead Pacific to a 77-72 upset of BYU on Saturday, snapping the Cougars' 17-game home winning streak.
Vasa Pusica made all eight shots from the field, was 3 for 3 on free throws and scored 19 points to lead San Diego past Pacific 54-43 Thursday night.
Calvin Hermanson scored 20 points and Jock Landale got the go-ahead score late in the second half as Saint Mary's held on Saturday night for a 68-65 win over Pacific.
Kyle Wiltjer scored 23 points, fueling a late run that lifted Gonzaga to a 71-61 win over Pacific on Saturday.
Ray Bowles scored 19 points, including a trio of 3-pointers, and Pacific held off Portland for a 70-61 win Thursday night.
Alec Kobre scored 15 points and Pacific routed Bethesda University, 88-30 in a non-conference game Saturday night.
Jock Landale had a career-high 24 points and Emmitt Naar added 20 and Saint Mary's didn't miss a shot in the first 10 minutes to roll to a 78-62 win over Pacific on Thursday night.
Andy Katz ESPN Senior Writer
So to update postseason bans now: SMU can't play in the AAC tourney; Missouri can't play in the SEC tourney; Pacific can't play in the WCC tourney; Northridge can't play in the Big West tourney. That means a 10-team AAC tourney and a 13-team SEC tourney; 9-team WCC tourney; 8-team Big West tourney. Alcorn State, Florida A&M, Stetson and Central Arkansas were already ineligible for the postseason based on poor APR scores.
Alec Kobre scored 19 points and Jacob Lampkin's layup with 58 seconds left gave Pacific a 60-58 victory over Loyola Marymount on Saturday.
Pacific Tigers @ UCLA Bruins
Pauley Pavilion - Fri 11/11