Stories tagged: college basketball
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 17, 2018, 10:52 p.m.
Ben College scored a game-high 29 points, including a crucial three-point play and 3-pointer in the second half, and Whitworth (2-0) defeated Whittier 90-76 on Saturday to complete its stay …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 17, 2018, 10:40 p.m.
Wide open in the corner in the final minute overtime, Eastern Washington forward Jesse Hunt squared up, hesitated, then remembered he had the hot hand.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 16, 2018, 10:05 p.m.
Eastern Washington welcomed the Wisconsin-Green Bay Phoenix to Reese Court on Friday for its first home game of the season. After struggling against two top-20 teams (Syracuse and Oregon) on …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 16, 2018, 10:51 p.m.
Gonzaga handled Texas A&M 94-71 late Thursday night at the McCarthey Athletic Center to improve to 3-0. We’ll keep it uniform with three takeaways from the Zags’ victory.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 16, 2018, 12:04 a.m.
Gonzaga was expecting a stout challenge from Texas A&M, nicely timed before the loaded eight-team Maui Invitational begins a three-day run Monday. The short-handed Aggies complied, for most of the …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 16, 2018, 12:06 a.m.
The key moment, offensive player of the game and defensive player of the game from Gonzaga’s 94-71 win over Texas A&M on Thursday, Nov. 15, at the McCarthey Athletic Center …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 15, 2018, 11:26 p.m.
He may be a little unorthodox, but Josh Perkins has firmly placed himself among great Gonzaga point guards.
Thu., Nov. 15, 2018, 10:56 p.m.
Jalen Adams and Alterique Gilbert scored 16 points each to lead Connecticut to a 83-76 upset of No. 15 Syracuse in the first game of the 2K Classic Thursday night.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 15, 2018, 11:26 p.m.
TV Take: First viewing of Rui Hachimura this season shows ESPN crew the talent Gonzaga fans already knew
In the past year or so, those who watch Gonzaga basketball games on television have come to know Eric Rothman and Caron Butler well.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 15, 2018, 10:42 p.m.
What could have happened if Rui Hachimura, Killian Tillie or Zach Norvell Jr. left Gonzaga after last season? Just take a look at Texas A&M
It has been a tale of two programs since Gonzaga and Texas A&M last met almost three years ago.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 15, 2018, 9 p.m.
After lopsided losses to a pair of college basketball heavyweights, Eastern Washington is ready to take on someone its own size. And in its own arena. The Eagles (0-2) host …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 15, 2018, 10:45 p.m.
Follow along here for updates and analysis as the Gonzaga Bulldogs host the Texas A&M Aggies at McCarthey Athletic Center in Spokane. You can watch the game on ESPN2.
Wed., Nov. 14, 2018, 9:37 p.m.
Seattle University defeats Washington State’s men’s basketball team for first time since 1978-79 season
Terrell Brown scored a game-high 20 points, with eight coming in the final 86 seconds, and Seattle University held off Washington State 78-69 in nonconference men’s basketball play Wednesday night.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 14, 2018, 10:33 p.m.
Gonzaga shares second place nationally with its student-athletes graduating at a 99 percent rate, according the latest NCAA figures. Harvard achieved 100 percent Graduation Success Rate (GSR). The Zags shared …
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: Wed., Nov. 14, 2018, 8:48 p.m.
Texas A&M has multiple scoring threats, with five players averaging in double figures, but point guard TJ Starks appears to be one of the Aggies’ barometers.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 14, 2018, 10:17 p.m.
Gonzaga ‘felt like home’ to Anton Watson as Gonzaga Prep standout makes official decision to join Bulldogs
Gonzaga Prep’s Anton Watson officially signed his National Letter of Intent to join the Gonzaga men’s basketball program next season on Wednesday after orally committing last June.
Wed., Nov. 14, 2018, 4:28 p.m.
Eastern Washington men’s basketball has signed a pair of players – including the brother of a current member of the team – to letters of intent to play for the …
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 14, 2018, 4:25 p.m.
The Juco influence on this particular WSU team is heavy and it’ll be even more so in 2019-20 after Kent inked two JC players Wednesday, getting signatures from Daron Henson …
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 14, 2018, 5:36 p.m.
Gonzaga bolstered its 2019 recruiting class with a standout forward from Texas. Drew Timme announced his commitment Wednesday morning to the Zags at J.J. Pearce High School in Richardson, Texas.
Tue., Nov. 13, 2018, 10:52 p.m.
The Vandals fell to 0-2 with the 83-80 loss in their first home game. But the freshman Tyson introduced himself to Idaho’s fans with a flourish.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 13, 2018, 9:48 p.m.
Saddled by foul trouble in her last game, Zykera Rice had no such issues on Tuesday night.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 13, 2018, 8:24 p.m.
The Maui Invitational annually serves up stunning scenery, warm ocean breezes and the best holiday tournament college basketball has to offer. That won’t change next week with a loaded field …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 13, 2018, 8:46 p.m.
Gonzaga’s 2019 recruiting class is off to a strong start with commitments from Anton Watson, Brock Ravet and Martynas Arlauskas.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 15, 2018, 11:13 a.m.
It’s Santa Clara’s answer to comments Gonzaga’s longtime basketball coach made to Las Vegas Review-Journal columnist Ed Graney at last month’s West Coast Conference media day at Orleans Arena – …
Mon., Nov. 12, 2018, 5:30 p.m.
The Spokesman-Review’s Theo Lawson is one of 65 national media members voting in the Associated Press Top 25 basketball poll this season. Every week throughout the 2018-19 campaign, he’ll break …
Mon., Nov. 12, 2018, 11:30 a.m.
Gonzaga forward Rui Hachimura was honored as the WCC player of the week.
Mon., Nov. 12, 2018, 10:29 a.m.
First-year Minnesota coach Lindsay Whalen became the 39th person to play and coach a team that was ranked when her alma mater entered the women’s basketball poll Monday at No. …
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 12, 2018, 7:06 p.m.
The top 11 ranked teams – other than No. 3 Gonzaga – reshuffled in the first regular-season AP men’s basketball poll. The Zags (2-0) remained at No. 3, same as …
Sun., Nov. 11, 2018, 8:54 p.m.
Washington State’s various zone configurations Sunday forced Nicholls State into 19 turnovers, and a mediocre 24 of 66 shooting from the floor. The result was a decisive 89-72 victory for …