Stories tagged: bulldogs
Mon., April 3, 2017
Then and Now: Przemek Karnowski
When the seven-foot kid from Torun, Poland arrived at Gonzaga University to play basketball in 2012, he made an immediate impact. The previous season wasn’t bad, with a 25-10 record …
UPDATED: Sun., April 2, 2017, 5:45 p.m.
Gonzaga to host championship viewing party in McCarthey Athletic Center
Gonzaga University will host a viewing party in the McCarthey Athletic Center as the Zags take on North Carolina in the NCAA men’s basketball national championship Monday evening.
Thu., March 30, 2017, 3:59 p.m.
Chartreuse cocktails honor Zags’ longtime late chaplain
Through April 3, Clover will donate a dollar for every drink from its Father Tony Cocktail Menu to the GU scholarship fund in the priest’s name.
UPDATED: Fri., March 17, 2017, 11:46 p.m.
Gonzaga alumni share in the revelry at Zags’ tourney site
Jen Hansel was on her way to Amsterdam from her home in Denver when she found herself stuck in the Salt Lake City airport for a seven-hour layover. So she …
Thu., March 16, 2017, 6:49 p.m.
Gonzaga’s slow start shows on the glass before cleaning up in second half
The Zags struggled on the glass against South Dakota State in their first-round victory in the NCAA Tournament on Thursday.
UPDATED: Wed., March 15, 2017, 8:45 p.m.
Guardian reporter says Spokane city of desperation – except for Zags
Heads up Spokane: you are a town of gloom and doom.
Tue., March 14, 2017, 5:04 a.m.
Rob Curley: It’s all academic for this No. 1 seed as Gonzaga puts class in class act
The Zags are likely the smartest team to be a No. 1 seed in the NCAA tournament.
Sun., March 12, 2017, 10:43 p.m.
Salt Lake City wasn’t so friendly to Zags in 2013
Five years ago when the 2013 Zags strolled into what was previously known as Energy Solutions Arena, they found themselves in a building full of fans that were jumping on …
UPDATED: Fri., March 10, 2017, 8:16 p.m.
The LaRocks from Butte are rock-solid Gonzaga basketball fans
Larry and Alana LaRock are devoted to the Gonzaga Bulldogs. The couple had not missed a home Gonzaga game at the McCarthey Athletic Center until this year – only because …
UPDATED: Tue., March 7, 2017, 6:53 p.m.
Gonzaga runs past Saint Mary’s 86-75 in WCC championship
When in doubt, pass the ball to Jill Barta. That seemed to be the general consensus among the Zags on Tuesday when the Gonzaga took down Saint Mary’s 86-75 for …
UPDATED: Mon., March 6, 2017, 8:30 p.m.
Gonzaga women will play Saint Mary’s for WCC title
Gonzaga earned a spot in the West Coast Conference championship game at 1 p.m. on Tuesday after the top-seeded Zags topped No. 4 San Francisco on Monday 77-46. It’s the …
UPDATED: Sun., March 5, 2017, 10:07 p.m.
Gonzaga women take on San Francisco in WCC tourney semifinals on Monday
Get through the quarterfinals. Check. Now Gonzaga has just one more game to cross off the list before getting to the West Coast Conference final.
UPDATED: Fri., March 3, 2017, 3:02 p.m.
Motivated by memory
The Gonzaga women haven’t forgotten what happened the last time they visited the Orleans Arena. Last March, the Zags fell to Santa Clara in their first game of the West …
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 5, 2017, 11:34 p.m.
Riverfront Park Clocktower becomes beacon for Bulldogs fans
The iconic Clocktower in Riverfront Park glowed red and blue Saturday night in celebration of the Gonzaga basketball team’s unbroken winning streak.
Mon., Jan. 30, 2017, 10:57 p.m.
Former Zags from near and far celebrate GU’s top ranking
“Best team in the nation.” The Zags can say that about themselves now, and it only took 22 straight wins and an undefeated record.
Sat., Dec. 31, 2016, 11:15 p.m.
Gonzaga women lose to Pacific, fall to 0-2 in WCC
Laura Stockton has made that shot before. And surely will again. But not on Saturday afternoon.
Sat., Dec. 24, 2016, 9:35 p.m.
Gonzaga’s foreign-born players make alternative plans for the holidays
For Emma Stach, a junior guard on Gonzaga’s basketball team, this time of year only reminds her how much she misses her family. Stach came to play for GU from …
Tue., Dec. 13, 2016, 2:30 a.m.
Gonzaga women’s Kiara Kudron awarded player of the week
Gonzaga forward Kiara Kudron was named West Coast Conference player of the week Monday after her standout performances against Washington State on Thursday and Eastern Washington on Sunday.
Tue., Dec. 6, 2016, 11:32 p.m.
Blanchette: Dawgs who became Bulldogs remember how it was, and what might have been
More than 65 years have passed since George Chalich officially turned the spigot and begat the trickle of basketball transfers from the University of Washington to Gonzaga that continues intermittently …
Fri., Nov. 25, 2016, 4:57 p.m.
Women’s basketball: Leticia Romero scores 25 as No. 10 Florida State beats No. 25 Gonzaga
Leticia Romero’s career night helped Florida State beat its first ranked opponent of the season.
Thu., Nov. 24, 2016, 10:52 p.m.
No. 25 Gonzaga women fall to Michigan in Paradise Jam
Katelynn Flaherty made four 3-pointers and scored 22 points, Siera Thompson added five 3s and 21 points, and Michigan beat No. 25 Gonzaga 78-66 in the Paradise Jam on Thursday …
Wed., Nov. 9, 2016, 3:41 p.m.
Women’s soccer: Amy Edwards out as Gonzaga coach
The contract GU women’s soccer coach Amy Edwards has not been renewed.
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.
Thu., June 23, 2016, 11:32 p.m.
Cal transfer Jordan Mathews commits to Gonzaga
Gonzaga has bolstered its 2016-17 roster with the addition of Cal transfer Jordan Mathews.
Mon., May 30, 2016, 11:13 p.m.
John Blanchette: Gonzaga sees its name on NCAA baseball selection show
At Gonzaga University, they’ve become adept at pirouetting through the at-large minefields over the years, and Selection Sunday is now a mostly angst-free exercise. But that’s been a basketball thing.
Sat., May 28, 2016, 8:28 p.m.
College baseball: Saint Mary’s defeats Gonzaga for WCC Championship
Jackson Thoreson’s three-run homer to right-center highlighted a six-run second inning Saturday as Saint Mary’s won the West Coast Conference Baseball Championship with a 13-4 win over Gonzaga in Stockton, …
Sat., May 28, 2016, 6:58 p.m.
College track and field: Whitworth’s Andrew Bloom wins national title in men’s javelin
Whitworth’s Andrew Bloom won the men’s javelin title as the NCAA Division III Outdoor Track and Field Championships completed their three-day run in Waverly, Iowa.
Sat., May 28, 2016, 6:28 p.m.
Women’s rowing: WSU, Gonzaga send Varsity 8 boats to C Final at nationals
Gonzaga and Washington State’s women’s Varsity 8 boats won their C/D semifinals on Saturday to advance to Sunday’s C Final at the NCAA Championships on Lake Natoma.
Fri., May 27, 2016, 8:10 p.m.
Women’s rowing: Gonzaga’s three boats at nationals move to C-D semifinals
Gonzaga’s three boats advanced to the C-D semifinals after Friday’s first day of the NCAA Championships on Lake Natoma in Gold River, California.
Thu., May 26, 2016, 10:47 p.m.
College roundup: Brandon Bailey’s 17 strikeouts propel Gonzaga into next round of WCC baseball tournament winner’s bracket
Brandon Bailey struck out 17 batters in a complete-game effort, Jeffrey Bohling and Sam Brown drove in all five runs and the Gonzaga Bulldogs defeated the BYU Cougars 5-3 in …