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Dons defeat Gonzaga to open crucial WCC series

If the Gonzaga University Bulldogs want to win the 2011 West Coast Conference baseball championship – and the conference’s automatic NCAA berth – they’ll have to do something they haven’t …

Converted catcher Edman guides Gonzaga’s resurgence

Cameron Edman thought he was just helping out. Turns out, he may have created a career. When Edman straps on his gear and runs behind home plate tonight for the …

Extra season didn’t work out for WSU pitcher Arnold

PULLMAN – Chad Arnold has no regrets. Yet he regrets plenty. The former is personal. The latter is about this Washington State University baseball season, the home portion of which …

Whitworth baseball trends upward with 20-win season

Success has taken a while at Whitworth University. The Pirates last had a winning record in Northwest Conference play in 2006. They last won 20 games in 2002.

Cougars believe they can make run in Pac-10 baseball

As Derek Jones jogged in from third base in the bottom of the ninth last Sunday, carrying Washington State’s third run – and quite possibly the season – with him, …

Roundup: Zags hope strong play continues into WCC season

The preconference schedule has been productive for the Gonzaga Bulldogs. In their 26 games, GU has won 16, including 11 of its last 14, swept national power UC Irvine at …

Whitworth looks for better weather to go with better record

Early-season baseball games in the Inland Northwest can be iffy propositions at best. Just getting a snow-free field can be tough until mid-March. For proof, ask Whitworth baseball coach Dan …

Zags soak up latest success with same enthusiasm

LAS VEGAS – In the garden of Gonzaga basketball have grown any number of dubious truths. The Bulldogs are dragged down by a weak league, say. Their thoroughly spoiled devotees …

Gonzaga, San Francisco set for crucial matchup for 2nd place in WCC

Nearly a month ago, Gonzaga and San Francisco met at War Memorial Gym to break a second-place tie in the West Coast Conference men’s basketball standings. They’ll do it again …

College baseball season promises less pop because of new bats

As the Division I college baseball season begins around the nation this weekend, players will be facing an uncertainty each time they step into the batter’s box. The trusted bat …

Gonzaga men win sloppy game

The mistake-prone Bulldogs couldn’t put Loyola Marymount away and ended up having to fend off a late Lions’ rally to claim a sloppy 67-57 West Coast Conference men’s basketball victory …

Bulldogs show resolve, find their groove

Resolutions don’t have to wait until New Year’s, but sometimes the calendar paints a guy into a corner.

Butler clobbers Cougars in second half to win easily

The Butler Bulldogs rode sophomore Gordon Hayward and a strong supporting cast on a magical drive to the NCAA title game last season, coming up a basket short against Duke. …

K-State runs by Zags

The Gonzaga Bulldogs, beaten on the boards in a home loss to San Diego State a week ago, were beaten down the floor by Kansas State, which repeatedly came up …

K-State coach is all business

There’s not a lot of coach-speak in Frank Martin’s vocabulary. He’s blunt.

GU-Stanford game sold out, but on SWX

Tickets for Sunday’s Gonzaga University women’s basketball game versus No. 3 Stanford University are sold out.

Gonzaga’s Harris out 4-5 days

Gonzaga received some upbeat news regarding sophomore forward Elias Harris, who left Tuesday’s game against San Diego State with an Achilles tendon injury.

Loss doesn’t define season for Few

BUFFALO, N.Y. – Mark Few stood off to the side of a hallway at HSBC Arena. The walls were drab, the air stale. The Gonzaga head basketball coach had already …

Bouldin’s run over

BUFFALO, N.Y. – Matt Bouldin just wouldn’t let it enter his mind. “I was just doing all that I could to make it not my last game,” he said Sunday …

Gonzaga, Syracuse on same team

BUFFALO, N.Y. – College basketball coaches steal ideas from each other all the time. Who knew their wives did as well?

Unsung Kong has chance to be Bulldogs’ unexpected hero

BUFFALO, N.Y. – The names are etched in Spokane’s collective memory, part of a monument to NCAA success. Adam Morrison, Casey Calvary, Blake Stepp, Dan Dickau, Ronny Turiaf.

At this stage, confidence should trump conference

BUFFALO, N.Y. – If there is one thing Gonzaga should have taught us – and by us, we mean America’s college basketball fans – is where you come from isn’t …

Lions show Zags the door

LOS ANGELES – Loyola Marymount was at full strength. Gonzaga appeared to be in slow motion. For the Bulldogs, that wasn’t a winning combination on the road against a hungrier …

Zags happily dance around first round

PORTLAND – If Mark Few heard it once since Sunday, he heard it a dozen times. “Everybody’s talking to me and our guys saying, ‘I won’t be down Thursday, but …

Zags open defense of title (again)

Same old West Coast Conference. Wait, maybe that’s not such a bad thing.