February 25, 2001

Brackets Set for WCC Men's and Women's Tournaments

Feb. 25, 2001

WCC Brackets in PDF Format
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The Santa Clara University men's and women's basketball teams will be playing in the 2001 West Coast Conference Tournament, hosted by the University of San Diego Thursday through Monday at the Jenny Craig Pavilion.

The No. 2 seeded Bronco women will open with a first round game against seventh-seeded Portland Thursday at approximately 2:30 p.m. Santa Clara's game will follow the Pepperdine vs. San Francisco game that starts at noon.

The third-seeded Santa Clara men will open on Saturday against No. 6 seed Loyola Marymount at 6 p.m.

2001 WCC Tournament Schedule

WCC Women
Thursday, March 1, 2001
Game 1 - #4 Pepperdine vs. #5 San Francisco, Noon
Game 2 - #2 Santa Clara vs. #7 Portland, 30 mins. following Game 1
Game 3 - #1 Saint Mary's vs. #8 Gonzaga, 6 p.m.
Game 4 - #3 Loyola Marymount vs. #6 San Diego, 30 mins. following Game 3

Friday, March 2, 2001
Semi #1 - 6 p.m.
Semi #2 - 30 mins. following Semi 1

Sunday, March 4, 2001
Championship Game - 1 p.m.

Note: Teams are re-seeded in the semifinals with the highest remaining seed playing the lowest remaining seed. The winner of the first-round game #4 will play in Semi #2.

WCC Men
Saturday, March 3, 2001
Game 1 - #2 Pepperdine vs. #7 Portland, Noon
Game 2 - #1 Gonzaga vs. #8 Saint Mary's, 30 mins. following Game 1
Game 3 - #3 Santa Clara vs. #6 Loyola Marymount, 6 p.m.
Game 4 - #4 San Diego vs. #5 San Francisco, 30 mins. following Game 3

Sunday, March 4, 2001
Semi #1 - 5:30 p.m.
Semi #2 - 30 mins. following Semi 1

Monday, March 5, 2001
Championship Game - 9 p.m.

Note: Teams are re-seeded in the semifinals with the highest remaining seed playing the lowest remaining seed. The winner of the first-round game #4 will play in Semi #2.