NWSB Insider and Gonzaga Bulldogs blogger Blair Thomas tells us the Zappo’s.com West Coast Conference Tournament kicks off February 29th at the Orleans Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas. Saint Mary’s comes in as the favorite. The ace in the hole is Gonzaga Head Coach Mark Few. Blair has some reasons Gonzaga Will Win the Automatic Big Dance Bid. Led by Kevin Pangos.
Clinton Bell tells us with a close win Saturday night at Loyola Marymount, Gonzaga now looks ahead at two conference foes in the upcoming week. With St. Mary’s sitting atop the conference with a 5-0 record, the Zags need a win in both Thursday, and Saturday nights games to stay close. Gonzaga will definitely need to rely on the shooting abilities of both Kevin Pangos and Sam Dower.