2009 West Coast Conference Men's Basketball Tournament

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2009 West Coast Conference Men's Basketball Tournament
2009 WCC Basketball Tournament.svg
Classification Division I
Season 2008–09
Teams 8
Site Orleans Arena
Paradise, Nevada
Champions Gonzaga (10th title)
Winning coach Mark Few (8th title)
MVP Micah Downs (Gonzaga)
Television ESPN2, ESPN
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The 2009 West Coast Conference Men's Basketball Tournament took place March 6–9, 2009 at Orleans Arena in Paradise, Nevada, just outside Las Vegas. This was the first WCC tournament to have been held at a neutral site; it previously rotated between various campus sites. The semifinals were televised by ESPN2, and the championship game was televised by ESPN.

Gonzaga capped off a perfect season in conference play by winning the tournament. The Bulldogs' trip to the 2009 NCAA Tournament was their 11th in a row.

2009 West Coast Conference Tournament[edit]

First Round
Friday, March 6
Quarter finals
Saturday, March 7
Semi-finals
Sunday, March 8
Finals
Monday, March 9
5 San Diego 62  
8 Loyola Marymount 58     4 Santa Clara 80  
        5 San Diego 69  
          1 Gonzaga 94  
          4 Santa Clara 59  
             
             
          1 Gonzaga 83
6 Pepperdine 93       2 Saint Mary's 58
7 San Francisco 85     3 Portland 69  
        6 Pepperdine 45  
          2 Saint Mary's 71  
          3 Portland 61  
                 
                 
     

Asterisk denotes game ended in overtime.

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