Gonzaga junior guard Steven Gray (pictured vs. North Carolina) has branched out into a different arena. More here.
—It’s the first day of the early signing period, but it’s quiet at Gonzaga. The Bulldogs figure to sign three players in the next two years and might keep a couple of those for the 2011 class, which appears to be strong for recruiting in the northwest. Gonzaga is in a position to be choosy, and patient.
—Tayshaun Prince’s injury has opened up more playing time for ex-Zag Austin Daye with the Detroit Pistons.
—Was going to link to a GU release about a limited number of tickets being available to Bulldog Club members for Saturday’s opener, but the game is now a sellout. The remaining tickets were purchased Wednesday morning.