These are the latest West Coast Conference projections based on our NCAA College Basketball Ratings. These projections for the WCC are based on actual results of previous games and our predicted results for games upcoming in the future. The rank (or seed) for each team is only based upon their projected finish in the conference. Our latest update to these projections was done on 2/21/2018.
WCC Projected Conference Standings
|Rank||Team||All Games||Conference Games||Actual||Projected||Actual||Projected|
|2||St Mary’s CA||25||4||26.9||4.1||14||2||15.9||2.1|
Projected WCC Tournament Bids
Our full list of NCAA Tournament and NIT Tournament projections can be found here. The below list contains our latest NCAA Tournament projections for teams within the West Coast Conference. The “Bracket Rating” is based on a proprietary formula that projects a team’s bracket seeding by the NCAA Tournament committee.
|St Mary’s CA||11||5.617|
WCC Conference Tournament Predictions
Below are the odds to advance to each stage of the West Coast Conference Tournament. The table below is based on 1,000 simulations. Another caveat is that this simulation is based on the projected final seed of each WCC team. The West Coast Conference Men’s Basketball Tournament is held on a neutral court and follows the rules of a standard ten team tournament.
Regular Season Champion: TBD
Tournament Site: Orleans Arena (Las Vegas, NV)
First Round: March 2nd, 2018
Quarterfinals: March 3rd, 2018
Semifinals: March 5th, 2018
Finals: March 6th, 2018
|Seed||Team||To Advance To|
WCC Upcoming Conference Games with Projections
Every projection takes into account the ability of each team, home court advantage, and other factors that make for accurate predictions.
|Date||Away Team||Away Prob to Win||Home Team||Home Prob to Win||Game Projection|
|2/22||San Francisco||43.5%||Pacific||56.5%||Pacific wins by 2|
|2/22||BYU||76.7%||Portland||23.3%||BYU wins by 8|
|2/22||Gonzaga||80.9%||San Diego||19.1%||Gonzaga wins by 9|
|2/22||Loy Marymount||37.6%||Santa Clara||62.5%||Santa Clara wins by 4|
|2/22||Pepperdine||1.5%||St Mary’s CA||98.5%||St Mary’s CA wins by 21|
|2/24||Gonzaga||64.1%||BYU||35.9%||Gonzaga wins by 5|
|2/24||Pacific||55.9%||Loy Marymount||44.1%||Pacific wins by 2|
|2/24||Portland||45.6%||Pepperdine||54.4%||Pepperdine wins by 2|
|2/24||San Diego||37.9%||San Francisco||62.1%||San Francisco wins by 4|
|2/24||Santa Clara||5.6%||St Mary’s CA||94.4%||St Mary’s CA wins by 17|
Projections in Other Conferences
For other conferences, please see below.
|AAC||ACC||America East||Atlantic 10|
|Atlantic Sun||Big 12||Big East||Big Sky|
|Big South||Big Ten||Big West||Colonial|
|Conference USA||Horizon||Ivy League||MAAC|