WAC Basketball Tournament to Return to Las Vegas
The tournaments will be played March 11-14 at the Orleans Arena. It will be the fifth consecutive year that the tournament has been played at that site.
In addition, the Board approved recommendations from the WAC Council including:
- An increase in the cross country championship travel squad from seven to nine.
- Enhanced funding for the WAC Student-Athletic Advisory Committee (SAAC).
- A change in the playing days for the volleyball tournament from Monday-Wednesday to Thursday-Saturday. The 2014 tournament will be played November 20-22 in Bakersfield, Calif.
- The implementation of WAC Championship student-athlete recognition receptions.
- Additional medical requirements for conference championships.
- Approval of affiliate memberships in the sports of men’s soccer, swimming & diving and baseball for 2014-15.