, No. 20 in USA Today.
NCAA Tournament projections continue to list Gonzaga in the 4 5 seed range. ESPN.com has No. 5 GU facing New Mexico State in San Diego. SI.com pegs Gonzaga as a four seed against Montana. Saint Maryís was a seven seed in CBSsports.comís bracket, but a 10 seed in ESPN.comís and SI.comís.
The Zags are 4 3 against six teams Ė Villanova, Ohio State, Creighton, Texas, Florida and Saint Maryís twice Ė in ESPN.comís current bracket.
The Zags climbed to No. 28 in NCAA RPI. Saint Maryís is No. 38 and BYU No. 89.
Gonzaga opens the WCC Tournament in a quarterfinal game on Saturday. Gonzaga will play the winner of Fridayís game between Loyola Marymount and Portland.