Dec. 21, 2009
|West Coast Conference Continues Non-Conference Play|
Saint Mary's and Loyola Marymount are both coming off undefeated weeks, and will look to continue to build on that success this week. Saint Mary's will take part in the Hawaii Airlines Diamond Head Classic in Honolulu against a field that includes UNLV and USC. Loyola Marymount has back-to-back wins to its credit and will take on Long Beach State and Sacramento State.
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|AROUND THE WCC|
WCC Player of the Week
Omar Samhan, Saint Mary's, C, 6-11, RSr., San Ramon, CA
Samhan earned his WCC Player of the Week honors for the third timethis season after averaging 29.5 points, 12.5 rebounds and 2.5 blockedshots in home wins over Portland State and Pacific. Samhan had 31points, including 15-of-23 shooting, and 17 rebounds in 32 minutesagainst Portland State and 28 points, eight rebounds and four blockedshots in 36 minutes vs. Pacific. Samhan finished the week shooting animpressive 60.4 (26-of-43) percent from the field, and is now shooting60.3 (80-of-146) percent from the floor this season.
Also Nominated: Jarred Dubois, Loyola Marymount
2009-10 WCC Preseason All-Conference Team
2009-10 WCC Men's Basketball Preseason All-Conference
Zappos.com Named Title Sponsor of the WCC Basketball Championships
WCC Live To Cover Men's Hoops Season
WCC Tournament To Remain At The Orleans Arena Through 2012
Gonzaga Edges Portland For Top Spot in 2009-10 WCC Preseason Coaches Poll
2009-10 WCC Men's Basketball Preseason Coaches Poll
WCC Men's Basketball Returns To The Airwaves "Down Under"
WCC Men's Basketball Teams To Make 31 Appearances On ESPN's Family Of Networks
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|WCC TEAM NOTES|