Thoughts and opinions on this story? Click here to comment >>

Get stories like this in a free daily email

February 4, 2011 in Sports
Dan Pelle photo Buy this photo

Gonzaga’s Katelan Redmon battles Portland’s Natalie Day for a loose ball in the first half, Feb. 4, 2011 in Spokane, Wash.

Dan Pelle photo Buy this photo

Gonzaga’s Courtney Vandersloot and Janelle Bekkering scramble with Portland’s Natalie Day for a loose ball in the first half, Feb. 4, 2011 in Spokane, Wash.

Dan Pelle photo Buy this photo

Gonzaga’s Janelle Bekkering forces Portland’s Natalie Day to change her shot in the first half, Feb. 4, 2011 in Spokane, Wash.

Dan Pelle photo Buy this photo

Gonzaga’s Janelle Bekkering launches the last shot but does not get a foul call on Portland’s Natalie Day, in the first half, Feb. 4, 2011 in Spokane, Wash.

Dan Pelle photo Buy this photo

Gonzaga’s Katelan Redmon hits a shot over Portland’s Tara Cronin in the first half, Feb. 4, 2011 in Spokane, Wash.

Dan Pelle photo Buy this photo

Gonzaga’s Courtney Vandersloot drives and is fouled by Portland’s Cassandra Brown,right, in the first half, Feb. 4, 2011 in Spokane, Wash.

Dan Pelle photo Buy this photo

Gonzaga’s Claire Raap plays tight defense on Portland’s Cassandra Brown in the first half, Feb. 4, 2011 in Spokane, Wash.

Dan Pelle photo Buy this photo

Portland’s Lauren Angel (50) and Nakeisha Brown (24) vie for rebounding position against Gonzaga’s Shannon Reader (31) and Jazmine Redmon in the first half, Feb. 4, 2011 in Spokane, Wash.

Dan Pelle photo Buy this photo

Gonzaga’s Katelan Redmon tips a rebound away from Portland’s Tara Cronin in the first half, Feb. 4, 2011 in Spokane, Wash.

Dan Pelle photo Buy this photo

Gonzaga’s Courtney Vandersloot launches a bucket against Portland in the first half, Feb. 4, 2011 in Spokane, Wash.

Dan Pelle photo Buy this photo

Gonzaga’s head women’s basketball coach, Kelly Graves, right, and his bench watch the action against Portland in the first half, Feb. 4, 2011 in Spokane, Wash.