WCC Tournament Odds
PARADISE, NV (TheSpread) – Will Gonzaga continue its dominance of the West Coast Conference when the tournament gets started on Friday? Here is a look at the odds.
The West Coast Conference Tournament is a 10-team standard single-elimination tournament with the top six seeds getting a bye into Saturday’s quarterfinals. Two opening-round games take place on Friday and the finals will be held on Tuesday night. All games will be held from the Orleans Arena in Paradise, NV.
According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, Gonzaga is the clear favorite to win this tournament, as it has odds of -350 to win. The other short odds to win are BYU (+350) and St. Mary’s (+800).
Gonzaga is the top seed in the tournament after going 29-2 on the season and 17-1 in the West Coast Conference. The Bulldogs have won this tournament a conference-best 13 times and they are the two-time defending champs.
BYU is the No. 2 seed this weekend. The Cougars were 23-8 this season and 13-5 in the WCC. BYU has never won the West Coast Conference Tournament.
Saint Mary’s is the third seed in this bracket. The Gaels are 21-8 on the season and 13-5 in conference play. Saint Mary’s is a three-time winner of this tournament, last winning in 2012.