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Gonzaga’s Rui Hachimura scores 25 points in Japan’s World Cup victory

UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 17, 2018, 7:58 p.m.

Rui Hachimura led the way Monday, scoring 25 points as Japan picked up another huge win, 75-60 over Iran, in the FIBA World Cup Asian qualifiers. Hachimura, Gonzaga’s 6-foot-8 junior forward, filled out the stat sheet with seven rebounds, three assists, two blocks and two steals at sold-out Ota City General Gymnasium in Tokyo.

Gonzaga returning to Bahamas for 2019 Battle 4 Atlantis

UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 30, 2018, 6:14 p.m.

Gonzaga has essentially adhered to a tournament rotation schedule for more than a decade, often visiting the top holiday basketball events once every four years. That rotation will continue in the 2019-20 season, with the Zags venturing to the 2019 Battle 4 Atlantis in the Bahamas.