2013-14 Preview: Pacific Tigers
Despite step up in competition, veteran Tigers should hold their own in WCC
- AP Photo/Mark J. TerrillPacific guard Sama Taku, right, is one of the top defenders in the West Coast Conference.
2012-13: 22-13 (13-5 Big West)
In-conference offense: 1.07 points per possession (3rd)
In-conference defense: 0.98 points per possession (1st)
After four decades in the Big West, Pacific returns to the conference it helped found half a century ago. The addition is thematically appropriate; Pacific is a small, private school, one that brings the WCC to a more balanced 10 teams.
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