Mar. 4, CSU Bakersfield (14-13, 9-4 WAC) at Grand Canyon (15-11, 7-6 WAC)




Points Per Game 63.7  65.3
Field Goal Pct. .401 .405
3-point FG Pct. .341 .337
Free throw Pct. .707 .722
Rebounds Per Game 36.5 35.3
Assists Per Game 13.5 14.2
Turnovers Per Game 16.7 14.4
Steals Per Game 8.4 7.8
Blocks Per Game 5.5 0.7

BAKERSFIELD, Calif.—CSU Bakersfield heads to Grand Canyon Saturday with a chance of the Roadrunners earning the second seed in the Western Athletic Conference Tournament on the line. Coverage on the WAC Digital Network begins at 2 p.m. (PT).

CSUB (14-13, 9-4 WAC) is tied with Seattle U (12-16, 9-4 WAC) for second in the league. Seattle U hosts Utah Valley Saturday. Here are the scenarios involving the Roadrunners, the Redhawks, and UT Rio Grande Valley entering this week’s play.


No. 2 Seed: Win AND Seattle U loss

No. 3 Seed: Win AND Seattle U win OR Lose

Seattle U;

No. 2 Seed: Win OR Lose AND CSUB loss AND UTRGV win

No. 3 Seed: Lose AND CSU Bakersfield win AND UTRGV loss

No. 4 Seed: Lose AND CSU Bakersfield win AND UTRGV win

UTRGV this week;

No. 3 Seed: Win AND Seattle U loss AND CSU Bakersfield win

No. 4 Seed: Everything else

Erika Williams was named WAC Player of the Week for the second time this season Feb. 27. Williams, a senior forward from Fresno, Calif. (Diamond Ranch HS), helped to lead the ‘Runners to a pair of road wins at UMKC and Chicago State. At UMKC, she hit the winning basket with three seconds left and scored 11 points, brought down seven rebounds and dished out four assists. She followed that up with 20 points and six rebounds in a four-point win at Chicago State on Saturday.