Aug 20, 2013
San Diego, Calif. - The West Coast Conference announced its 2013-14 men's basketball conference schedule on Tuesday, featuring 10 teams for the first time in league history. The race for the WCC regular season crown will be contested over a 10-week span, and consist of a double round-robin format. Conference play is slated to begin on Saturday, December 28, and will culminate on March 1, 2014.
The Toreros will open up league play on December 28th with a contest at Pepperdine. They'll follow up with road games at LMU (Dec. 30) and BYU (Jan. 4). Following back-to-back home games with LMU (Jan. 9) and Pepperdine (Jan. 11), the Toreros will then play their next four league games on the road. They head to the bay area for games at Santa Clara (Jan. 16) and San Francisco (Jan. 18), then make their annual trip to the Pacific Northwest with games at Gonzaga (Jan. 23) and Portland (25).
From there the Toreros will then close out the second half with seven home games over their final nine WCC contests. A four-game home stand will begin with Saint Mary's (Jan. 30), and be followed by the University of the Pacific (Feb. 1), San Francisco (Feb. 6) and Santa Clara (Feb. 8). USD's final two road games will be played at Saint Mary's (Feb. 13) and UOP (Feb. 15), before returning for three straight at the Jenny Craig Pavilion against Portland (Feb. 20), Gonzaga (Feb. 22) and BYU (Mar. 1).
The 2014 West Coast Conference Basketball Championships will take place from March 6-11 at the Orleans Arena in Las Vegas.
2013-14 USD Men's Basketball West Coast Conference Schedule
Thu., Dec.28 @ Pepperdine
Sat., Dec. 30 @ Loyola Marymount
Sat., Jan. 4 @ BYU
Thu., Jan. 9 vs. LOYOLA MARYMOUNT
Sat., Jan. 11 vs. PEPPERDINE
Thu., Jan. 16 @ Santa Clara
Sat., Jan. 18 @ San Francisco
Thu., Jan. 23 @ Gonzaga
Sat., Jan. 25 @ Portland
Thu., Jan. 30 vs. SAINT MARY'S COLLEGE
Sat., Feb. 1 vs. UNIVERSITY OF THE PACIFIC
Thu., Feb. 6 vs. SAN FRANCISCO
Sat., Feb. 8 vs. SANTA CLARA
Thu., Feb. 13 @ Saint Mary's College
Sat., Feb. 15 @ University of the Pacific
Thu., Feb. 20 vs. PORTLAND
Sat., Feb. 22 vs. GONZAGA
Sat., Mar. 1 vs. BYU
T-T., Mar. 6-11 @ WCC Basketball Championship
Thu., Mar. 6, First Round
Sat., Mar. 8, Quarterfinal Round
Mon., Mar. 10, Semifinal Round
Tue., Mar. 11, Championship