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Pacific's Tony Gill Named WCC Player of the Week

Nov. 11, 2013

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SAN BRUNO, Calif. – The West Coast Conference has named its Men’s Basketball Player of the Week for November 11, 2013. 

WEST COAST CONFERENCE PLAYER OF THE WEEK – TONY GILL, SR. F, PACIFIC
Pacific senior forward Tony Gill scored a career-high 22 points in the Tigers' last-second win over Nevada on Friday night. The Tigers won 80-78, with Gill scoring over a quarter of the team's points.  

Gill scored 12 of his points in the final 11:41 of the game, hitting five clutch shots. His first two shots brought the Tigers back to within two and one, and gave the team a one-point lead (58-57) with a 3-pointer at 8:34. Nevada took another another two-point lead and Gill again hit a trey to give the Tigers another one-point advantage (74-73). 

Gill's final basket was a layup with just under a minute left to give the team yet another lead at 76-75 on the way to the 80-78 win. His last four field goals were lead-taking baskets. 

Gill connected on 9-of-12 from the field, including 4-of-5 from beyond the arc to go along with five rebounds. 

Also nominated: Tyler Haws, BYU; Sam Dower, Gonzaga; Anthony Ireland, Loyola Marymount; Stacy Davis, Pepperdine; Ryan Nicholas, Portland; Brad Waldow, Saint Mary’s; Johnny Dee, San Diego; Kruize Pinkins, San Francisco; Jared Brownridge Santa Clara  

2013-14 WEST COAST CONFERENCE MEN’S BASKETBALL PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Nov. 11: Tony Gill, Pacific