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 2/21/2019.
WCC Projected Standings
|Rank||Team||All Games||Conference Games||Actual||Projected||Actual||Projected|
|4||St Mary’s CA||17||10||19.5||11.5||8||4||10.5||5.5|
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.
|San Francisco||Next 4 Out||3.702|
Projected WCC Regular Season Finish
Based on 100 simulations, this is the projected place where each team finishes in the West Coast Conference standings.
|St Mary’s CA||0%||13%||47%||39%||100%|
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. The West Coast Conference Men’s Basketball Tournament recently changed their tournament structure to make it easier for the top-seeded teams to advance/win the tournament. The top two teams now get a double-bye into the Semifinals.
Regular Season Champion: TBD
Tournament Site: Orleans Arena (Las Vegas, NV)
First Round: March 7th, 2019
Second Round: March 8th, 2019
Third Round: March 9th, 2019
Semifinals: March 11th, 2019
|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|
|2/21||Portland||6.6%||San Diego||93.4%||San Diego wins by 16|
|2/21||Pepperdine||1.2%||Gonzaga||98.8%||Gonzaga wins by 23|
|2/21||St Mary’s CA||72.5%||Pacific||27.5%||St Mary’s CA wins by 7|
|2/21||San Francisco||43.5%||BYU||56.5%||BYU wins by 2|
|2/23||Loy Marymount||52.2%||Pacific||47.8%||Loy Marymount wins by 1|
|2/23||Portland||11.4%||Pepperdine||88.6%||Pepperdine wins by 12|
|2/23||San Francisco||68%||Santa Clara||32.1%||San Francisco wins by 6|
|2/23||St Mary’s CA||56.9%||San Diego||43.1%||St Mary’s CA wins by 3|
|2/23||BYU||4.9%||Gonzaga||95.1%||Gonzaga wins by 18|
|2/28||Portland||1.5%||St Mary’s CA||98.5%||St Mary’s CA wins by 21|
|2/28||San Diego||19.6%||San Francisco||80.4%||San Francisco wins by 9|
|2/28||Gonzaga||93.1%||Pacific||6.9%||Gonzaga wins by 16|
|2/28||Santa Clara||26.2%||Loy Marymount||73.8%||Loy Marymount wins by 7|
|3/2||Gonzaga||80.6%||St Mary’s CA||19.4%||Gonzaga wins by 9|
|3/2||Loy Marymount||15.5%||San Francisco||84.5%||San Francisco wins by 11|
|3/2||Pacific||36.2%||Pepperdine||63.8%||Pepperdine wins by 5|
|3/2||Santa Clara||64.5%||Portland||35.5%||Santa Clara wins by 5|
|3/2||San Diego||26.2%||BYU||73.8%||BYU wins by 7|
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|