Santa Clara Women Draw San Diego in WCC's First Round

Feb. 28, 2010

WCC Tournament Bracket | SCU Tournament Notes

SANTA CLARA, Calif. - The Santa Clara University women's basketball team will play the tournament-opening game at the upcoming 2010 Zappos.com West Coast Conference Championships on Friday, March 5 at 12 p.m. at The Orleans Hotel, 4500 West Tropicana Avenue in Las Vegas.

Santa Clara (3-26) will be the tournament's No. 8 seed, matching-up with No. 5 seed San Diego (15-13). The Broncos led USD at halftime at the JCP on January 8 before eventually losing 60-44. San Diego came to the Leavey Center in Santa Clara on February 6 and defeated SCU 67-58.

2010 Zappos.com WCC Women's Basketball Championship Seeds
#1 Gonzaga
#2 Saint Mary's
#3 Pepperinde
#4 Portland
#5 San Diego
#6 Loyola Marymount
#7 San Francisco
#8 Santa Clara

2010 Zappos.com WCC Women's Basketball Championship Matchups
First Round - Friday, March 5
#5 San Diego vs. #8 Santa Clara - 12:00 PM
#6 Loyola Marymount vs. #7 San Franacisco - 30 mins. after conclusion of first game
Quarterfinal Round - Saturday, March 6
#5 USD/#8 SCU vs. #4 Portland - 12:00 PM
#6 LMU/#7 USF vs. #3 Pepperdine - 30 mins. after conclusion of first game
Semifinal Round - Sunday, March 7
#5 USD/#8 SCU/#4 POR vs. #1 Gonzaga - 11:30 AM
#6 LMU/#7 USF/#3 PEP vs. #2 Saint Mary's - 30 mins. after conclusion of first game
Championship Game - Monday, March 8
Semifinal #1 winner vs. Semifinal #2 winner - 12:00 PM (ESPNU)