Gonzaga is in the mix for Cal graduate transfer Kameron Rooks, but the Zags have a lot of company. Rooks’ list includes San Diego State, Connecticut, St. John’s, Georgetown, Illinois, Iowa State, St. Louis and Clemson.
Elijah Brown, who visited Gonzaga last week and is considered one of college basketball’s top graduate transfers, has committed to Oregon, according to CBS Sports’ Jon Rothstein.
Gonzaga is hosting former New Mexico guard Elijah Brown on his recruiting visit this week.
Joel Ayayi, a 6-foot-5 combination guard from France, announced his commitment to Gonzaga on Thursday. He picked the Zags over Georgia Tech after visiting both schools earlier this month.
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Gonzaga center Ryan Edwards plans on working after finishing his broadcasting degree in May and he won’t play his senior season.
Gonzaga junior forward Johnathan Williams will test the NBA waters but doesn’t plan on hiring an agent, according to a school release.
Former Gonzaga center Zach Collins has signed with agent Mark Bartelstein, who has represented numerous ex-Zags.
So make that two one-and-dones. Or is that ones-and-done?
Gonzaga coach Mark Few visited Golden State Warriors practice, and that provided Stephen Curry a fond memory: he hit 8 of 10 3-pointers in a dazzling 40-point performance for Davidson during a first-round NCAA Tournament victory over Gonzaga in March 2008 – 30 of those points after halftime. Few told the two-time reigning NBA MVP it all started that day in Raleigh, North Carolina.