There were no surprises at the 2017 West Coast Conference Tournament, as the Gonzaga Bulldogs will take on the Saint Mary’s Gaels in the championship game. The Zags have now made it to the WCC championship an astounding 20 straight times. They’ve won 15 WCC Tournaments overall, including cutting down the nets at the last four tournaments. Standing in Gonzaga’s way of a five-peat is Saint Mary’s, who won their third WCC Tournament title back in 2012.
Gonzaga is ranked #4 in the country, and they earned the #1 seed in the WCC Tournament by finishing in first place in the regular season with a 17-1 record in conference play. They didn’t have much trouble advancing to the championship game, beating #9 Pacific 82-50 in the quarterfinals and #4 Santa Clara 77-68 in the semifinals.
Saint Mary’s is ranked #19 in the country, and they locked up the #2 seed in the WCC Tournament with a 16-2 record in conference play. Both of their conference losses took place against Gonzaga, as the Bulldogs beat them 79-56 at home and 74-64 at Saint Mary’s. It’s going to be extremely tough for the Gaels to pull off the upset, but they did cruise to the WCC finals, prevailing 81-58 over #10 Portland in the quarterfinals and 81-50 over #3 BYU in the semifinals.
Now that you know a little bit about the matchup, let’s breakdown all of the ways you can watch the 2017 WCC Tournament championship.
Saint Mary’s vs. Gonzaga Viewing Details
Date: Tuesday, March 7, 2017
Time: 9:00 P.M. EST
Location: Orleans Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada
TV Channel: ESPN (Check local listings.)
Spread: Gonzaga -4.5, O/U 134
How To Live Stream Saint Mary’s vs. Gonzaga Online
Your best bet for watching Saint Mary’s battle Gonzaga via a live stream is WatchESPN. You will need your log-in and password information for your cable or satellite provider and you’re good to go.
If you don’t have access to a cable or satellite log-in, you can watch the game through Sling TV. Sling TV is service that allows subscribers to watch live and on-demand TV channels on TVs, computers, or mobile devices for a monthly fee. It’s just like a cable or satellite TV service, except it’s delivered over the internet. The service’s Orange package includes ESPN and costs $20 a month, but you can sign up for a free seven-day trial. If you cancel your subscription within the week, you will not be charged. Once signed up, simply download the app for your computer to start watching.
You can also live stream ESPN online through DIRECTV NOW. DIRECTV offers a free seven-day trial, so you will receive a full week free before your paid membership begins. If you cancel your subscription within the seven day period, you will not be charged. DIRECTV NOW is available on Desktop, Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV and Chromecast.
Watch Saint Mary’s vs. Gonzaga On Phone, Tablet Or Mobile
If you can’t watch tonight’s game on your TV or computer, the Worldwide Leader has you covered with the WatchESPN app. As long as you have a cable or satellite provider, you can download the app for free in the App Store, Google Play, Amazon Store, or Windows Store.
You can also watch the game on the Sling app. Sign up for a free Sling trial and download their app from the App Store or Google Play. There is also a Sling app for Apple TV, Roku, Chromecast, and Amazon Fire TV.