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MONDAY, FEB. 29, 2016

SUNDAY, FEB. 28, 2016

Day after BYU

No reports of Mark Few doing handstands in the locker room, his post-game celebration following last year’s NCAA win over Iowa, but the 17-year Gonzaga coach seemed genuinely ecstatic and exhausted after his team hung on for a 71-68 victory over BYU on Saturday night....

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SATURDAY, FEB. 27, 2016

Zags, Cougars close regular season

Gonzaga takes on BYU tonight in the Marriott Center with a lot on the line for both teams. The Zags can finish first or second in the WCC standings and anywhere from first to third in seeding for the WCC tournament. BYU can finish first,...

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If it continues to rain, we have some things you can do

A GRIP ON SPORTS • For much of this week, the weather was fairly perfect for late February. Warm (for this time of year) and the sun shining. So we wake up on Saturday morning and what do we have? Rain. Which is great excuse just to stay in and watch sports on TV. And, that my friends, is how you make orange juice out of expired oranges. Read on.

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FRIDAY, FEB. 26, 2016

Day after San Diego

You know the drill. Several items to look back on from Gonzaga's 82-60 win over the Toreros and a lot to look forward to with Saturday's showdown against BYU. Check back later today for my GU-BYU preview. Here's my GU-USD game story. More below in...

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THURSDAY, FEB. 25, 2016

Zags rout USD 82-60

Back with my unedited game story from Gonzaga's 82-60 win over San Diego. The Zags stayed tied with Saint Mary's at the top of the WCC. The conference title will be determined on the last day of the regular season when GU visits BYU and...

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WEDNESDAY, FEB. 24, 2016

Empire's Kennedy makes strong debut

Trevor Kennedy, a receiver and kick returner throughout his career, seems to have found a home at running back with the Spokane Empire. More on Kennedy and the team's season opening victory over Tri-Cities in my Empire notebook.

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Former Gonzaga sharpshooter Steven Gray scored a game-high 31 points to help A Few Good Men roll to a 89-47 win over Mostly Sports in the first round of The Basketball Tournament on Saturday in Las Vegas. (Christopher Anderson / The Spokesman-Review)

Been there, can Zags do it again?

There have been two constants with Gonzaga basketball: One, the Zags make the NCAA tournament, to the tune of 17 straight trips. Two, about every 4-5 years, that streak has endured a close call. So a history lesson seems in order with the current Zags...

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