In ESPN’s “Way-Too-Early” rankings, WCC Powerhouse Gonzaga is ranked #1 in the country for the 20-21 season. The Bulldogs are described as “likely to have the best combination of talent, balance, versatility and depth in college basketball next season.”
Both Athletic Director Craig Pintens and new Head Basketball Coach Stan Johnson are on record as wanting to build a strong schedule and playing the #1-ranked team in the country for the second year in a row helps with a great foundation. And it provides Coach Johnson with the perfect opportunity to get a signature win!
For a look at Gonzaga and the rest of the top 25, here’s the article:
Gonzaga the new No. 1 in college basketball’s Way-Too-Early Top 25 for 2020-21