Stories tagged: advance
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 14, 2018, 8:45 p.m.
Texas A&M visits the McCarthey Athletic Center on Thursday, and there’s a good chance third-ranked Gonzaga will see an Aggies’ squad closer to full strength.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 10, 2018, 11:21 p.m.
When he reaches that mark, the redshirt senior will become only the sixth Zag to achieve the feat.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 10, 2018, 11:39 p.m.
No. 3 Gonzaga shook off the absence of two top scorers, opened up a 22-point lead at the break and cruised to a 104-67 victory over Texas Southern in front …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 10, 2018, 11:40 p.m.
The key moment, offensive player of the game and defensive player of the game from Gonzaga’s 104-67 win over Texas Southern on Saturday, Nov. 10, at the McCarthey Athletic Center …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 10, 2018, 11:41 p.m.
Before the start of Gonzaga’s 104-67 blowout of Texas Southern in front of the usual 6,000 at the McCarthey Athletic Center, Greg Heister and the SWX broadcast crew took turns …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 9, 2018, 11:35 p.m.
UC Davis, which has never beaten EWU, brings one of the most potent offenses in the country to Cheney, along with some of the FCS level’s most decorated players.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 9, 2018, 8:38 p.m.
Washington State-Colorado game will feature teams with contrasting styles: one that can close, one that can’t
WSU (8-1, 5-1), ranked No. 10 in the AP Top 25 and No. 8 in the College Football Playoff ranking, is off to its best start since 2002 and will …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 9, 2018, 7:44 p.m.
Texas Southern coach Johnny Jones and several of his key players have toured some of the toughest venues in college basketball. The Tigers traditionally play a road-heavy, nonconference schedule stocked …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 2, 2018, 10:05 p.m.
As the 2018 Cougars prepare for the next opponent on their schedule, flashbacks of last year’s dud at Memorial Stadium are imminent – but they aren’t necessarily unhealthy.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 31, 2018, 7:35 p.m.
Gonzaga’s fan base gets its first look Thursday in an exhibition game against Central Washington at the McCarthey Athletic Center.
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 19, 2018, 10:07 p.m.
Hours after ESPN College GameDay disassembles its set, Kirk Herbstreit leaves Wazzu for Purdue and tens of thousands of Cougar fans recharge from the early-morning party on the corner of …
UPDATED: Wed., March 21, 2018, 6:24 p.m.
Gonzaga has seen just about everything possible on the basketball court during coach Mark Few’s tenure. However, Florida State, Thursday’s challenger in the Sweet 16 at the Staples Center, qualifies …
UPDATED: Fri., March 16, 2018, 10:21 p.m.
Gonzaga handed Ohio State its worst loss of the season Nov. 23 at the PK80 Invitational in Portland. It’s what has happened since that will determine the outcome of Saturday’s …
UPDATED: Wed., March 14, 2018, 6:44 p.m.
The first weekend of the NCAA Tournament is usually the most entertaining as underdogs take a swing at blue bloods and immediately became national darlings if they pull off an …
UPDATED: Mon., March 5, 2018, 3:19 p.m.
You’ve been warned. “Great shooters, and the point guard (Frankie Ferrari) is playing great. Another game just like this,” said Gonzaga coach Mark Few, previewing Monday’s WCC Tournament semifinal date …
UPDATED: Fri., March 2, 2018, 11:42 p.m.
Gonzaga has a number of ongoing streaks, but three take precedence for the immediate future.
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 23, 2018, 7:11 p.m.
Gonzaga’s regular-season checklist isn’t quite complete.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 21, 2018, 7:16 p.m.
Gonzaga’s trip to the Jenny Craig Pavilion last February resulted in a 96-38 thrashing that ranked among GU’s biggest blowouts and equaled the worst loss in San Diego’s history.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 21, 2018, 4:52 p.m.
Games against San Diego on Thursday and BYU on Saturday also offer an opportunity to reflect on another remarkable year: The Zags are 22-5 overall, WCC champs for the 13th …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 14, 2018, 5:49 p.m.
It took Gonzaga nearly a month of work to move back into a tie for first place in the West Coast Conference. It required seven straight wins. It took four …
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 9, 2018, 7:23 p.m.
How will the Zags approach defending Saint Mary’s star center Jock Landale?The answer should go a long way in deciding the outcome of the WCC game of the year Saturday …
Wed., Feb. 7, 2018, 4:22 p.m.
If Gonzaga plans on hoisting its 17th WCC regular-season title trophy in 18 seasons, it’ll have to do the heavy lifting on the road.
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 2, 2018, 5:03 p.m.
Winning streaks are common at the McCarthey Athletic Center, compiled by a Gonzaga basketball team with one of the nation’s best home-court winning percentages since the cozy 6,000-seat arena opened …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 31, 2018, 7:08 p.m.
San Diego made strides in the win column in coach Lamont Smith’s first two seasons, but the Toreros weren’t getting it done at the defensive end. That didn’t sit well …
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 26, 2018, 5:22 p.m.
Corey Kispert was back to being Corey Kispert on Thursday, one of the most promising developments for Gonzaga in a 95-79 road victory over Portland.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 24, 2018, 7:02 p.m.
Bogdan Bliznyuk is excited about becoming the leading career scorer in Eastern Washington history. He just doesn’t want to talk about it.
Wed., Jan. 24, 2018, 4:48 p.m.
This admittedly isn’t a widely accepted hypothesis, but maybe getting thrashed by Gonzaga at the McCarthey Athletic Center isn’t such a bad thing for the Zags’ WCC opponents.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 24, 2018, 7:10 p.m.
Laura Stockton and the Bulldogs are looking down at the rest of the West Coast Conference.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 19, 2018, 11:30 p.m.
Gonzaga wants to avoid being in these situations, but it has aced three bounce-back tests following losses this season.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 17, 2018, 6:29 p.m.
No. 13 Gonzaga (16-3, 6-0 WCC) and Saint Mary’s (17-2, 6-0) will determine the pecking order, at least until their Feb. 10 meeting in Moraga, at 6 p.m. Thursday at …