Stories tagged: Battle in Seattle
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 20, 2018, 8:50 p.m.
Gonzaga, Battle in Seattle on hold for at least a few more years
Gonzaga’s 2019 basketball schedule is taking shape, with a loaded Maui Invitational field and a road trip to face North Carolina. But for the third straight year, there won’t be …
Fri., Aug. 5, 2016, 11:29 p.m.
Zags face strong nonconference schedule but no Battle in Seattle in 2016
Gonzaga announced a 12-game non-conference schedule, including neutral-court clashes against Arizona and Tennessee, home dates with San Diego State and Washington and potential showdowns at an Orlando tournament.
Sat., Dec. 19, 2015, 10:27 p.m.
Domantas Sabonis’ big night leads Gonzaga past Tennessee in Seattle
Domantas Sabonis, Kyle Wiltjer and Eric McClellan led the way down the stretch as Gonzaga edged Tennessee 86-79 Saturday in front of a record Battle in Seattle crowd of 16,770 …
Sun., Dec. 21, 2014
Gonzaga men struggle but get past Cal Poly
SEATTLE – There’s a good chance Gonzaga, should it go on to earn a high seed in the NCAA tournament, will be back at KeyArena for the early rounds in …
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 20, 2014, 11:02 p.m.
No. 8 Gonzaga turns back Cal Poly
Perhaps the Zags worked out some kinks Saturday, overcoming game-long turnovers and shaky defensive rebounding in the closing minutes for a ragged 63-50 victory over Cal Poly.
Sat., Dec. 20, 2014
Gonzaga men’s basketball team hopes to bring more battle to Seattle
SEATTLE – The Battle in Seattle has been good to Gonzaga the last few years while leaving some room for improvement. The Bulldogs have won three straight at KeyArena and …
Fri., Dec. 19, 2014, 1:51 p.m.
Zags hope to bring more battle to Seattle
The Battle in Seattle has been good to Gonzaga the last few years while leaving some room for improvement.
Tue., Sept. 23, 2014
Ticket offerings set for Battle in Seattle
Tickets for the annual Battle in Seattle, Gonzaga University’s yearly men’s basketball game at KeyArena, will go on sale to Bulldog Club members Wednesday at 9 a.m. The Zags will …
Sun., Dec. 15, 2013
Junior guard for Gonzaga scores 20 in Battle in Seattle win
SEATTLE – Gonzaga basketball coach Mark Few tried – without much success – to convince anyone who would listen that South Alabama wasn’t a pushover. Few tried to impart to …
Sat., Dec. 14, 2013, 9:25 p.m.
Zags hold off Jags when Bell tolls
Gonzaga basketball coach Mark Few tried – without much success – to convince anyone who would listen that South Alabama wasn’t a pushover.
Sat., June 29, 2013
South Alabama GU’s ‘Battle’ foe
College basketball: The Gonzaga men’s basketball team will face South Alabama Dec. 14 in the 11th annual State Farm Battle in Seattle at KeyArena. The event marks the third meeting …
Sun., Dec. 16, 2012
Olynyk dominates inside, leads Zags over K-State in ‘Battle’
SEATTLE – Prior to the Battle in Seattle, Gonzaga held a prelude during the week: Battles in Practice. The Bulldogs, stung by their first defeat of the season last week …
Sat., Dec. 15, 2012
SEATTLE – Not much new with the Gonzaga Bulldogs in the past week, other than they lost their first game, took final exams and their name surfaced in conference realignment …
Fri., Dec. 14, 2012, 6:39 p.m.
Zags take on K-State in ‘Battle’ on Saturday
Not much new with the Gonzaga Bulldogs in the past week, other than they lost their first game, took final exams and their name surfaced in conference realignment talks.
Tue., Dec. 4, 2012
Kentucky’s run in Top 25 ends
Men’s college basketball: Kentucky coach John Calipari’s latest group of talented freshmen may have gotten a needed wake-up call on Monday – the defending champs fell out of the Top …
Sun., Dec. 18, 2011
Blanchette: ‘E’ is for Electric in Seattle faceoff
SEATTLE – No one was writing anyone off, not with a week of Christmas shopping still remaining, but the Gonzaga Bulldogs had reached a point – as they seem to …
Sun., Dec. 18, 2011
Gonzaga wins Battle in Seattle
SEATTLE – It was a rugged eight-day stretch featuring three quality opponents and final exams, capped by a quick plane trip and limited preparation time against the defending Pac-12 champions. …
Sat., Dec. 17, 2011
Bell, Gonzaga in Seattle to play Arizona
SEATTLE – Gary Bell Jr. gets a chance to play in front of family and friends. Guy Landry Edi gets a chance to play, period. And Gonzaga (6-2) gets another …
Sun., Dec. 5, 2010
Illinois gives Zags repeat lesson on 3-pointers
SEATTLE – It reminded Illinois men’s basketball coach Bruce Weber of a stretch against Michigan State during the 2004-05 season when the Fighting Illini scored on 12 straight possessions. It …
Sat., Dec. 4, 2010
Battle victor will get résumé boost
SEATTLE – Illinois men’s basketball coach Bruce Weber was addressing the importance of today’s Battle in Seattle showdown against Gonzaga at KeyArena, but his thoughts also hold true from a …
Sun., Dec. 13, 2009
Put it on the line
SEATTLE – The Gonzaga Bulldogs have had issues at the free-throw line the last few games, but they got plenty of practice at the stripe Saturday. Without two-time All-WCC guard …
Sat., Dec. 20, 2008, 3:53 p.m.
UConn bests Zags in OT
After leading by as many as 12 points, the No. 8 Gonzaga Bulldogs ran into a big problem at Key Arena in Seattle - second-ranked UConn. The Huskies forced overtime …