The final coaching vacancy in the WCC has been filled. Veteran NBA coach and player Terry Porter has verbally agreed to be next University of Portland head coach. News story can be read here.
Category: Around the WCC
Here is the first addition of the WCC transfer list. Look for this list to grow in the upcoming months. Four new head coaches in the conference will mean there is going to be a lot of roster turn over. Coach Lamont Smith at USD, who will be entering his second year, is wasting no time …
Eric Reveno will not return as men’s basketball head coach at the University of Portland. Reveno, who was head coach of the Pilots for 10 years, is the fourth WCC coach to fired in recent weeks. Press release can be read here.
Walters is the third coach in WCC who has been fired. Press release can be read here.
It was announced today that Santa Clara has parted ways with Kerry Keating. Press release can be read here.
Pacific Head Coach Ron Verlin and assistant coach Dwight Young have been relieved of there duties. Press release here.
Nothing is stranger than looking up at the top of the conference standings and not seeing Gonzaga occupying first place. Certainly with a new starting five, nobody thought St. Mary’s would land the #1 seed. But, can they make their way through the WCC tournament and get the automatic conference bid? I’m not so sure.