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  • Gonzaga falls short against Southern Cal

    Gonzaga opened strong and had a gritty finish against the University of Southern California in its Naismith Hall of Fame Challenge finale Tuesday in the Kennel.


  • Previewing women’s basketball for Gonzaga, WSU, Idaho and EWU

    Previewing the women’s basketball teams at Gonzaga, Washington State, Idaho and Eastern Washington


  • Gonzaga women’s basketball schedule

    Gonzaga women’s basketball schedule


  • Gonzaga women’s basketball roster

    Gonzaga women’s basketball roster


  • UConn-Notre Dame meet for a second straight year for NCAA women’s basketball championship

    TAMPA, Fla. – The women’s basketball championship game will have a familiar feel to it with UConn and Notre Dame playing for the title for a second straight year. Unlike …


  • Seems as if Lady Vols, Terps were made for each other

    The battle tonight in Spokane to reach the Final Four pits two teams that have been on a collision course ever since Maryland upset Tennessee last year in the Sweet …


  • No. 1 seed Maryland ousts Duke in Spokane regional semifinals

    Brenda Frese has no problem with her Maryland women’s basketball team missing shots. What Frese can’t abide is passing up an open shot.


  • WSU, arena host 9th NCAA games since 2001

    When the Duke and Maryland women’s basketball teams tip off this afternoon at Spokane Veterans Memorial Arena, it will be the ninth time since 2001 that Washington State University has …


  • In brief: No. 13 Arizona State tops 11th-ranked Stanford, snaps 16-game skid against Cardinal

    Women’s Basketball: Promise Amukamara had 17 points and seven rebounds and No. 13 Arizona State held off 11th-ranked Stanford 60-57 on Monday in Stanford, California, to stay unbeaten atop the …


  • Gonzaga’s Haiden Palmer drafted by Fever

    Gonzaga University women’s basketball senior Haiden Palmer was selected in the third round (29th overall) in the 2014 WNBA Draft by the Indiana Fever on Monday, becoming the fifth player …


  • Something’s gotta give

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Muffet McGraw and Geno Auriemma were well aware of the talk. There has been a buzz throughout women’s basketball all season about the potential showdown between their …


  • GU women rowing favorites

    Defending champion Gonzaga has been selected to repeat as West Coast Conference women’s rowing champion and the Zags placed four on the preseason all-conference team. The Bulldogs received five first-place …


  • DePaul women upset Duke

    DURHAM, N.C. – DePaul kept taking the ball from Duke with its intense press, and answering seemingly every big Blue Devils bucket with a 3-pointer. That energy and efficiency sent …


  • Collision course

    All season there has been a buzz around women’s basketball about UConn and Notre Dame. Now the stage is set for the former Big East rivals to meet in an …


  • GU women whip BYU, NCAAs next

    Gonzaga’s starters had taken their final bows, another WCC women’s basketball tournament championship had been secured and the last seconds were melting away.


  • Gonzaga women advance to WCC title game

    Gonzaga’s top two scorers were 2 of 20 from the field at one point and the Bulldogs were still in control of the game. The Bulldogs’ defense and deep bench …


  • Fifth WAC award for Madison

    Men’s basketball: Stephen Madison added to his collection of Western Athletic Conference Player of the Week honors on Monday, raking in the award for the fifth time this season. The …


  • Harvey honored for record effort

    Men’s college basketball: Tyler Harvey had a “night-and-day” kind of weekend for Eastern Washington. For the second time in the past four weeks, the sophomore guard has been selected the …


  • Graves pleased with GU’s standing

    Earlier this season, Gonzaga women’s basketball coach Kelly Graves said he wouldn’t look at the conference standings until all the teams play each other once.


  • WCC tabs Dower player of week

    College basketball: Senior forward Sam Dower Jr., who had 46 points and 22 rebounds in Gonzaga’s two road wins and became the 37th player in school history to reach 1,000 …


  • Gonzaga women defeat Saint Mary’s 69-54

    S-R photojournalist Colin Mulvany covered the GU women vs. Saint Mary’s game. Check out a big picture gallery of his photos.


  • Zag women back in Top 25, Bowen named Player of the Week

    A week after dropping out of the Associated Press Top 25 poll, the Gonzaga University women’s basketball team returned to the poll at No. 25. The Bulldogs received 75 votes. …


  • College women’s hoops: A week in review

    What a week for area Division I women’s basketball teams. Read below for a roundup of the week’s action.


  • Area women’s basketball teams have themselves a nice little Saturday

    It was a pretty fantastic day for area women’s basketball teams. The No. 22 Gonzaga Bulldogs avenged a rare West Coast Conference loss with a win over Saint Mary’s, Washington …


  • Gonzaga vs. Stanford women

    Top-seeded Stanford pulled away from 11th-seeded Gonzaga in the second half 83-60 in the Spokane Regional final Monday in front of 11,646 at the Arena, ending the most successful season …


  • Gonzaga women vs. Stanford

    Top-seeded Stanford pulled away from 11th-seeded Gonzaga in the second half 83-60 in the Spokane Regional final Monday in front of 11,646 at the Arena, ending the most successful season …


  • Gonzaga women head to Elite Eight

    Gonzaga women defeat Louisville 76-69 to move on to the Elite Eight on Saturday, March 26, 2011, in the NCAA women’s college basketball tournament regional semifinal in Spokane, Wash. Game …


  • Lady Zags win

    Gonzaga rallied past the eighth-ranked UCLA Bruins, pulling away to an 89-75 win in an NCAA women’s basketball tournament game on Monday at the McCarthey Athletic Center.


  • GU women defeat Iowa 92-86

    11th-seeded Gonzaga edged six-seeded Iowa 92-86 Saturday afternoon in the first round of the NCAA women’s basketball Tournament before sellout crowd of 5,632 delirious fans at McCarthey Athletic Center.


  • Gonzaga women advance to WCC final

    Gonzaga women defeat Portland 96-71 in the semifinal game of the WCC Tournament in Las Vegas on Sunday, March 6, 2011. The Zags won the game to advance to the …


  • Bekkering motivated for GU

    I was a little remiss in providing stories in a timely fashion yesterday but I was a little busy.There was the advance for the Eastern Washington WNIT game at Oregon …


  • Gonzaga women face Tar Heels

    It’s the kind of matchups teams like Gonzaga crave - a name program on a neutral court.That’s the first take on the Bulldogs’ NCAA Tourmanet bracket, a chance to play …


  • GU women vs. Stanford (March 28)

    Top-seeded Stanford pulled away from 11th-seeded Gonzaga in the second half 83-60 in the Spokane Regional final Monday in front of 11,646 at the Arena, ending the most successful season in the Bulldogs’ history.


  • GU women defeat Louisville (March 26)

    Gonzaga women defeat Louisville 76-69 to move on to the Elite Eight on Saturday, March 26, 2011, in the NCAA women’s college basketball tournament regional semifinal in Spokane, Wash.


  • NCAA women’s teams practice (March 25)

    NCAA women’s teams practice at the Spokane Arena on Friday, March 25, 2011. Gonzaga plays Louisville on Saturday at 6 p.m. and Stanford takes on North Carolina on Saturday at 8:30 p.m.


  • GU women vs. UCLA (March 21)

    For a second straight year, the Gonzaga Bulldogs are headed to the Sweet 16. Behind senior point guard Courtney Vandersloot, Gonzaga rallied past the eighth-ranked UCLA Bruins, pulling away to an 89-75 win in an NCAA women’s basketball tournament game Monday before a sold-out, raucous crowd at the McCarthey Athletic Center.


  • GU women vs Iowa (March 19)

    Gonzaga women go on to beat Iowa 92-86 in their NCAA Tournament game in Spokane, Wash. on Saturday, March 19, 2011.


  • Montana women vs. UCLA (March 19)

    In the end, UCLA’s relentless pressure was just too much as the third-seeded Bruins turned back 14th-seeded Montana 55-47 in the first round of the NCAA Women’s Basketball Tournament Saturday evening at McCarthey Athletic Center.


  • Gonzaga women practice (March 18)

    The Gonzaga women practice on their home court on Friday, March 18, 2011, in preparation for their first round NCAA game against Iowa.


  • Gonzaga women vs. Xavier (March 27,2010)

    Action from Saturday’s Sweet 16 game between Gonzaga and Xavier. Xavier beat the Zags 74-56.


  • Gonzaga women NCAA practice

    The Gonzaga women practice in Arco Arena in Sacramento, California, Friday, March 26, 2010, in preparation for their Sweet 16 game against Xavier Saturday night.


  • Gonzaga women vs. Texas A&M (March 22)

    The Gonzaga Bulldogs upset the Texas A&M Aggies 72-71 on Monday, March 22, 2010, in Seattle in the second round of the NCAA women’s basketball tournament.


  • Gonzaga women defeat San Francisco 68-47

    Gonzaga women defeat San Francisco 68-47 at home in the McCarthey Athletic Center, Thursday, Dec. 31, 2015.


  • GU women upset George Washington 82-69

    No. 11 seed Gonzaga upsets No. 6 seed George Washington 82-69 in the first round of the 2015 NCAA Tournament in Corvallis, Oregon, Friday, March 20, 2015.


  • Gonzaga Women beat Santa Clara

    The Gonzaga Bulldogs women beat the Santa Clara Broncos 76-49 in the McCarthey Athletic Center Thursday, Feb. 5, 2015.


  • Gonzaga women defeat San Diego 67-49

    Gonzaga women defeat San Diego 67-49 at home at the McCarthey Athletic Center in Spokane, Wash., Monday, Dec. 29, 2014.


  • Gonzaga Women Beat Southern Utah

    The Gonzaga Bulldogs women’s basketball team beat the Southern Utah Thunderbirds 70-51 in the McCarthey Athletic Center, Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014.


  • WSU women defeat Gonzaga 59-58

    WSU defeats Gonzaga 59-58 at the McCarthey Athletic Center, Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2014.


  • Gonzaga women defeat Idaho State 88-63

    Gonzaga women defeat Idaho State 88-63 at home in the MacCarthey Athletic Center, Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014.


  • James Madison defeats Gonzaga women 72-63

    No. 11 seeded James Madison upsets No. 6 seeded Gonzaga 72-63 in the NCAA tournament’s first round in College Station, Texas, Sunday, March 23, 2014. This was the Zags their …


  • Gonzaga women NCAA practice

    The Gonzaga women practice at the NCAA women’s college basketball tournament Saturday, March 22, 2014, in College Station, Texas. Gonzaga plays James Madison in a first-round game on Sunday.


  • WCC final: Gonzaga women vs. BYU

    Keani Albanez scored 20 points and No. 18 Gonzaga dominated BYU defensively to win the West Coast Conference tournament for the sixth time in seven years, beating the Cougars 71-57 …


  • WCC semifinal: Gonzaga women vs. Saint Mary’s

    The Gonzaga women played Saint Mary’s in the West Coast Conference semifinals in Las Vegas and won, 68-60. Next, GU will face the winner of the BYU-Pacific game for the …


  • Gonzaga women defeat UC Riverside 87-43

    Gonzaga women played UC Riverside at home in the McCarthey Athletic Center, Monday, Dec. 16, 2013. The Zags were cold in the first half, but broke it open in the …


  • GU women vs. Saint Mary’s (Feb. 14)

    Balanced scoring powered Gonzaga to a 69-54 win over Saint Mary’s on Thursday night, Feb. 14, 2013, at McCarthey Athletic Center.

Schedule

Iowa practice
Mar 18, 11:30 a.m. Gonzaga practice
Mar 18, 1:10 p.m. UCLA practice
Mar 18, 2:45 p.m. Montana practice
Mar 18, 4:20 p.m. #6 Iowa vs. #11 Gonzaga
Mar 19, 4:10 p.m.

ESPN2

#3 UCLA vs. #14 Montana
Mar 19, 6:30 p.m.

ESPN2, game starts 30 minutes after conclusion of first game

Game 1 winner vs. Game 2 winner
Mar 21

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