Feb. 18, 2015
WEST COAST CONFERENCE QUICK HITS
- Through February 17, WCC teams own a 57.5% winning percentage vs. non-conference foes. See page 2 for more.
- Jr. G Shannon Mauldin of Saint Mary’s is the WCC Player of the Week. RELEASE
- The 2015 West Coast Conference Hall of Honor Class was released last week. Included are seven former basketball standouts.
- The West Coast Conference is second in all of Division I in conference free throw percentage (72.13).
- BYU’s Lexi Eaton ranks 20th in career free throws (388) and 28th in career points (1,138) among active NCAA Division 1 players.
- Pacific’s Kendall Kenyon ranks fifth among active NCAA Division I leaders in career rebounds (1,070), 13th in points (1,348), 16th in rebound average (9.1) and fifth in career double-doubles (45).
- San Diego’s Sophia Ederaine ranks second among active NCAA Division I career leaders in blocked shots (313) and is 11th in blocked shots average (2.54).
- San Diego’s Malina Hood is eigth overall among Division I leaders in 3 point field goals per game (3.00).
- Santa Clara’s Nici Gilday ranks second overall amound Division 1 leaders in free throw percentage (92.7).
- San Diego ranks 6th in all of Division I in offensive rebounds (18.0) and second in blocked shots (7.4).
- Saint Mary’s ranks seventh in Division 1 rebound margin (11.0).
- For the second time in three years, two WCC teams – Gonzaga and BYU – competed in the NCAA Tournament.
- BYU marched to the 2014 NCAA Sweet-16 before bowing to eventual National Champion UConn.
- Three WCC teams – Pacific, Saint Mary’s and San Diego competed in the 2014 WNIT Postseason Tournament.
- Should BYU’s Kyle Collinsworth record his sixth triple-double to tie the NCAA Division I career record, the WCC would own the all-time leaders for both men’s and women’s basketball. Saint Mary’s Louella Tomlinson (2007-11) shares the Division I women’s record with seven during her standout career.
WEST COAST CONFERENCE UPCOMING SCHEDULE
Thursday, February 19
Saint Mary’s at Gonzaga – SWX, TheW.tv – 6:00 p.m.
Loyola Marymount at San Francisco – TheW.tv – 7:00 p.m.
Pacific at Portland – 7:00 p.m.
Pepperdine at Santa Clara – 7:00 p.m.
Saturday, February 21
BYU at San Diego – TheW.tv – 2:00 p.m.
Loyola Marymount at Santa Clara – 2:00 p.m.
Pacific at Gonzaga – TheW.tv – 2:00 p.m.
Pepperdine at San Francisco – TheW.tv – 2:00 p.m.
Saint Mary’s at Portland – 7:00 p.m.