WCC Championship Highlights: Gonzaga 65 – St. Mary’s 51


WCC Saint Marys Gonzaga BasketballLAS VEGAS – Gonzaga is tops in the nation and now also tops in the West Coast Conference. The Bulldogs followed up a perfect regular season in the conference with a 65-51 WCC Championship Game victory over St. Mary’s on Monday night in Las Vegas.

As he has throughout the season, Kelly Olynyk led the Zags with 21 points and 12 rebounds, while Elias Harris added 19 points.

Stephen Holt tried to keep the Gaels in the game, scoring 19 on 8 of 14 shooting from the field, but it wasn’t enough on a night when star Matthew Dellavedova scored just two points.

Ted Robinson and Steve Lappas called the action on Westwood One Sports.

(Kelly Olynyk’s steal and score puts Gonzaga up 29-21)

(Elias Harris scores and it’s 33-21 Zags)

(Gary Bell hits from deep and Gonzaga leads 43-29)

(Kelly Olynyk’s dunk in transition provide the exclamation point)

(Elias Harris’ postgame interview)

(Postgame recap from Ted Robinson and Steve Lappas)

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