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Zags have been kings of WCC, but Gaels are closing the gap

Updated: February 4, 2008, 12:26 PM ET
By Kyle Whelliston | Special to ESPN.com

There are no set rules about rivalries.

Colleges don't have to be within bicycling distance of one another, like Duke and North Carolina, and they don't have to be state schools separated only by the labels "University of" and "State." The 866 miles that separate Saint Mary's and Gonzaga are as hard and unfriendly a road as any in college hoops, and it's an ongoing conflict that has defined the West Coast Conference for the past decade.

The Zags have become a household ...

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