Category: Around the WCC

Congrats to Kevin Foster of Santa Clara

Marc Trasolini and Kevin Foster are back in the line up for Santa Clara, and they are leading the charge to turn things around after last year’s disastrous season.

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Great Portland Pilots video

A excellent video staring Portland Pilots guard Korey Thieleke.

Best Zags team ever?

By Ironlion This is the second year in row a  Gonzaga basketball game has started off the 24 hour hoops marathon on the ESPN family of networks. You certainly  have to give it to Coach Huggy Bear for having the guts to take the WVU team to play at the K2.  

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WCC Alumni in the NBA talk about conference

This great video was released on the WCC Youtube channel.

WCC highly ranked by SI

The quality of basketball in the WCC has really taken off. This is the result of teams like Gonzaga and St. Mary’s giving us a great national reputation. The addition of BYU to the league has taken us to the next level.

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WCC Media day-Anthony Ireland named to 2012-13 Preseason All-WCC Team

A lot of exciting WCC basketball news released during the media day. Head Coaches and student athletes from each school spoke about the upcoming season.

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ESPN: LMU with the best incoming recruiting class in the WCC.

  Joel Francisco of ESPN breaks down the incoming freshman in the conference in this great article.  (Subscription required)

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ESPN.com’s WCC preview

ESPN has just posted its preview of the WCC. The previews of the team require a ESPN insider subscription but are well worth it. Eamonn Brennan of ESPN has quick break down of the conference in this video. Go Lions!

Robert Sacre is trying for the Most Unique Position in Sports

(Article courtesy of My Hooploops, A Top Down Look at the NBA from the Bottom Up) There is one seat that is fought over with an intensity, seldom seen outside the battlefield or ancient coliseums. It is the war that rages around the last folding chair on every NBA team’s roster.

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WCC ESPN Nonconference schedule analysis

The start of the WCC basketball season is getting closer and the excitement certainly is building. In the past few years the WCC has garnered multiple bids in the Big Dance. In large part the is a result of WCC teams willingness to play anyone anywhere during the non-conference portion of the schedule.

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