Stories tagged: college basketball
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 14, 2019, 11:28 p.m.
The third-ranked Zags rode another big scoring night from forward tandem Rui Hachimura and Brandon Clarke to a hard-fought 73-60 victory Thursday at Gersten Pavilion.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 14, 2019, 11:15 p.m.
Key moment, offensive MVP and defensive MVP from Gonzaga’s 73-60 victory over Loyola Marymount at Gersten Pavilion
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 14, 2019, 11:15 p.m.
Sooner or later, Gonzaga was going to have one of those nights. A night when the shots don’t fall. When the outside shots are more often than not clanging off …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 14, 2019, 10:37 p.m.
The good and bad of the season were on display in Idaho’s Cowan Spectrum on Thursday night.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 14, 2019, 10:38 p.m.
Recap and highlights: No. 3 Gonzaga uses late surge to hold off Loyola Marymount’s upset bid with 73-60 win
Rui Hachimura scored 22 points and No. 3 Gonzaga used a late surge to top Loyola Marymount 73-60 on Saturday at Gersten Pavilion.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 13, 2019, 10:18 p.m.
Alphonso Anderson scored 21 points and North Idaho defeated visiting Wenatchee Valley 114-84 on Wednesday in a Northwest Athletic Conference men’s basketball game.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 13, 2019, 9:40 p.m.
When Washington guard Jenna Moser toes the hardwood of Beasley Coliseum on Friday, she’ll have a sense of comfort amid the rivalrous frenzy.
Wed., Feb. 13, 2019, 8:19 p.m.
Admiral Schofield had 21 points and 10 rebounds as No. 1 Tennessee defeated South Carolina 85-73 on Wednesday for its school-record 19th consecutive victory.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 13, 2019, 8:37 p.m.
Gonzaga is flirting with history, both national and West Coast Conference, which can’t sit well with conference mates on the receiving end of blowout losses.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 13, 2019, 6:56 p.m.
We like to mix it up here at key matchup headquarters when Gonzaga faces a WCC rematch, but that’s not happening with Loyola Marymount.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 13, 2019, 5:41 p.m.
Gonzaga forwards Brandon Clarke and Rui Hachimura have been named to the Naismith Trophy midseason team and they’re among 30 candidates for the Naismith player of the year.
Tue., Feb. 12, 2019, 8:57 p.m.
Cam Reddish made a tying 3-pointer with 1:28 left and the go-ahead free throws with 14 seconds remaining, helping No. 2 Duke overcome a 23-point second-half deficit to beat No. …
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 12, 2019, 9:34 p.m.
Robert Franks collected three awards Monday for his efforts in Washington State’s road sweep of the Arizona schools and followed up with a fourth on Tuesday.
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 12, 2019, 6:53 p.m.
Julian Strawther, a top-40 recruit in the 2020 class, has Gonzaga in his top 10.
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 12, 2019, 7:37 p.m.
Killian Tillie’s absence is a blow to Gonzaga’s postseason aspirations, but the Zags demonstrated they can play at a high level without the 6-foot-10 forward in the first two months …
Tue., Feb. 12, 2019, 8 a.m.
Campbell’s Chris Clemons is leading the country in scoring and moving up the Division I career scoring list to headline a crop of big-time undersized scorers in college basketball. The …
Mon., Feb. 11, 2019, 9:08 p.m.
Top 25 roundup:
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 11, 2019, 7:25 p.m.
How we voted: ACC’s quality revealed once again in second meeting between heavyweights Duke, Virginia
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 …
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 11, 2019, 12:36 p.m.
The Pac-12 award is handed out weekly throughout the three-month long regular season, but it’d been more than three years since a WSU player was recognized. Franks became the first …
Mon., Feb. 11, 2019, 10:31 a.m.
Gonzaga’s Brandon Clarke, who averaged 22 points, 11 rebounds and four blocks in two blowout wins, has been named the WCC player of the week.
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 11, 2019, 10:45 p.m.
Gonzaga’s slow climb up the AP men’s college basketball rankings took another step forward Monday. After a three-week stay at fourth, the Zags moved to third in the latest poll …
Sun., Feb. 10, 2019, 7:47 p.m.
DeJon Jarreau scored 14 of his 16 points in the second half, Corey Davis Jr. also had 16 and No. 12 Houston held off No. 25 Cincinnati 65-58 on Sunday.
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 10, 2019, 10:16 p.m.
The second-winningest player in Gonzaga history was in attendance for the Bulldogs’ 92-62 thrashing of the San Francisco Dons on Thursday night.
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 10, 2019, 5:48 p.m.
The 2017 Gonzaga Bulldogs had it. The 2019 Zags definitely have it through 25 games. Basketball seasons inevitably bring ups and downs. Part of the Zags’ formula for success is …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 9, 2019, 11:37 p.m.
There are rulebooks, and coin flips to decide who kicks off, and the once-a-game center jump to, well, keep things fair. But in the bigger sense, there’s no fairness doctrine …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 9, 2019, 11:34 p.m.
There was that point late in the first half when Gonzaga took balanced offense to an extreme.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 9, 2019, 11:18 p.m.
Michael Oguine sank the second of two free throws in the closing seconds to give Montana a 75-74 edge over Eastern Washington.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 9, 2019, 11:19 p.m.
Kyle Roach followed a season-low scoring output of six points with a season-high 35 on Saturday night, playing all but one minute of Whitworth’s 107-98 overtime victory over George Fox …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 9, 2019, 11:24 p.m.
Romello White scored 17 points, Luguentz Dort added 15 and Arizona State handed Washington its first Pac-12 loss, 75-63. The Sun Devils faced what felt like a must-win game after …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 9, 2019, 9:28 p.m.
Key moment, offensive MVP and defensive MVP from Gonzaga’s 94-46 victory over Saint Mary’s at the McCarthey Athletic Center.