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
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.