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WCC Women’s Basketball 2015-16 Schedule Unveiled

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Race to the WCC Championship begins Monday, December 21 


SAN BRUNO, Calif. -- The West Coast Conference announced its 2015-16 women's basketball conference schedule on Wednesday. The race for the WCC regular season crown will be contested over a 10-week span, and consist of a double round-robin format. Conference play is slated to begin on Monday, December 21, 2015 and will conclude on Saturday, February 27, 2016. 

The 2014-15 season was a record-setting year for the WCC, with six programs advancing to the postseason, marking the second straight season at least half the membership competed deep into March. BYU (NCAA), Gonzaga (NCAA), Pacific (WNIT), Saint Mary’s (WNIT), San Diego (WNIT) and San Francisco (WNIT) – represented the conference in the postseason, and four teams posted at least 20 victories. 

Gonzaga marched to the NCAA Sweet-16, while Saint Mary’s advanced to the quarterfinals of the WNIT. The Sweet-16 berth for the Bulldogs was the fifth for the WCC in the last six seasons. 

The 2015-16 West Coast Conference women’s basketball season tips off Monday, December 21 with eight teams in action for a compelling opening weekend. Defending regular season champion Gonzaga plays at Pepperdine, while Portland takes on Loyola Marymount in the Southland. 

Pacific opens the Bradley Davis era at Santa Clara, while Saint Mary’s welcomes longtime Bay Area rival San Francisco to Moraga. Defending WCC Tournament Champion BYU opens its conference schedule Wednesday, December 23 at San Diego on a day with all 10 WCC teams in action. 

Other key games in January include Gonzaga at BYU on Thursday, January 14, Pacific at Saint Mary’s and Gonzaga at San Diego on Saturday, Jan. 16. In February, Santa Clara travels to San Francisco and Pacific hosts BYU on Thursday, Feb. 4. BYU at Gonzaga headlines the schedule on Saturday, Feb. 27, the final day of the regular season, which features all 10 teams in action. 

The regular season culminates at the 2016 West Coast Conference Basketball Championships, which will take place from March 3-8 at the Orleans Arena in Las Vegas. 

Fans can expect an announcement regarding the full slate of WCC telecasts in the coming month. The complete 2015-16 West Coast Conference women's basketball schedule can be accessed via the link above, but is subject to change.  

WCC conference season schedules can be selected by school via the links below. 

2015-16 WCC Women’s Basketball Conference Schedules




BYU Cougars

2015-16 Schedule

Gonzaga Bulldogs

2015-16 Schedule

Loyola Marymount Lions

2015-16 Schedule

Pacific Tigers

2015-16 Schedule

Pepperdine Waves

2015-16 Schedule

Portland Pilots

2015-16 Schedule

Saint Mary’s Gaels

2015-16 Schedule

San Diego Toreros

2015-16 Schedule

San Francisco Dons

2015-16 Schedule

Santa Clara Broncos

2015-16 Schedule