SAN BRUNO, Calif. – Gonzaga University’s men’s basketball team will open West Coast Conference place with three road games to begin defense of its WCC regular-season title as the 2014-15 conference slate was announced Monday.
The race for the WCC regular-season crown will be contested over a 10-week span and consist of a double round-robin format.
The Bulldogs open the season Dec. 27 at BYU in a re-match of the 2014 WCC Tournament title game won by the Zags. Gonzaga will be at the University of San Diego Dec. 29 and at the University of Portland Jan. 3.
The WCC home debut for the Zags comes Jan. 8 when the University of San Francisco visits, followed by Santa Clara University Jan. 10. Gonzaga will play three straight home games in the middle of the WCC campaign, Jan. 22 against Saint Mary’s College, Jan. 24 against the University of the Pacific and Jan. 29 when the University of Portland comes to the McCarthey Athletic Center.
The regular season ends the weekend of Feb. 26-28 with USD in town Feb. 26 followed by BYU Feb. 28.
The WCC Tournament at The Orleans Arena in Las Vegas will be March 5-10.
Gonzaga’s complete non-conference schedule, television schedule and game times will be announced when finalized.