Stories tagged: college basketball
Tue., Aug. 21, 2018, 9:08 a.m.
Sister Jean is celebrating her 99th birthday months after gaining national attention as chaplain of the Loyola-Chicago basketball team that reached the NCAA Final Four. The university was holding a …
Thu., Aug. 16, 2018, 9:20 p.m.
Former Gonzaga center Przemek Karnowski is going home to continue his professional basketball career.
Thu., Aug. 16, 2018, 5:45 p.m.
ESPN analyst Fran Fraschilla called the Bulldogs and the Kansas Jayhawks the top teams in college basketball in a recent interview with FloHoops.
Thu., Aug. 16, 2018, 2:34 p.m.
Marrion had previously served as the program’s coordinator of basketball operations for the last two seasons.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 15, 2018, 6:44 p.m.
Rem Bakamus enjoyed his first job in the real world, but he liked his side job better.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 15, 2018, 4:47 p.m.
Gonzaga junior forward Rui Hachimura has had a busy offseason and that figures to continue as publications and college basketball websites roll out their All-America teams for the upcoming season.
Wed., Aug. 15, 2018, 11:52 a.m.
Don’t tell Jim Calhoun or his former players that UConn is no longer an elite basketball program. Calhoun says the program inherited by Dan Hurley is still the same one …
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 14, 2018, 8:16 p.m.
Gonzaga has made the final eight for standout guard Rejean “Boogie” Ellis. Ellis, ranked No. 94 in ESPN.com’s Top 100 in the 2019 recruiting class, tweeted Tuesday that he’s considering …
Mon., Aug. 13, 2018, 5:30 p.m.
Former Gonzaga Bulldog Sam Dower Jr. is resuming his professional basketball career with his former team in Poland.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 9, 2018, 4:42 p.m.
Gonzaga women’s basketball fans may be getting the best of all worlds in the nonconference schedule announced Thursday.
Thu., Aug. 9, 2018, 5 a.m.
Idaho athletics trying to balance revenue shortfall, leadership uncertainty with new arena project on the horizon
It has been quite a year at the University of Idaho – roiled by sudden leadership changes and a thorny transition in the football program.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 8, 2018, 6:06 p.m.
Gonzaga’s WCC schedule begins with two home games and closes with the last of three Bay Area trips and a regular-season finale against rival Saint Mary’s.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 8, 2018, 8:34 p.m.
College basketball players who go undrafted by the NBA will be allowed to return to school as part of sweeping NCAA reforms in the wake of a corruption scandal. The …
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 7, 2018, 5:21 p.m.
Basketball season will always be a grind, but life will get a bit easier this season for the Gonzaga women. After a two-year hiatus, the West Coast Conference is going …
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 7, 2018, 4:56 p.m.
Gonzaga’s nonconference basketball schedule is nearly complete. The latest games to come to light include a season-opening date with Idaho State and a December matchup against Texas Arlington.
Tue., Aug. 7, 2018, 9:42 a.m.
Michigan basketball coach John Beilein underwent a double-bypass heart procedure and is expected to make a full recover, the school said Tuesday.
Mon., Aug. 6, 2018, 12:32 p.m.
The son of retired NBA great Shaquille O’Neal signed a grant-in-aid to attend UCLA this fall. He will enroll in summer school this month.
UPDATED: Sun., Aug. 5, 2018, 6:28 p.m.
Gonzaga-bound Filip Petrusev scored 29 points as Serbia outlasted host Latvia 99-90 Sunday to win the FIBA U18 European Championships. France, led by Gonzaga redshirt freshman Joel Ayayi’s 22 points, …
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 4, 2018, 6:50 p.m.
Incoming Gonzaga forward Filip Petrusev and Serbia got the better of Zag redshirt freshman Joel Ayayi and France at the FIBA U18 European Championships.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 2, 2018, 5:07 p.m.
David Stockton’s professional basketball career will continue in Germany. The former Gonzaga Bulldogs point guard has signed with Medi Bayreuth, the team announced.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 2, 2018, 5:07 p.m.
Former Gonzaga Bulldog Drew Barham has signed with the Hamburg Towers in the German Pro A league.
Thu., Aug. 2, 2018, 10:58 a.m.
North Carolina is honoring Hall of Fame basketball coach Roy Williams by putting his name on the playing floor. UNC says it will dedicate “Roy Williams Court” on Aug. 24. …
Tue., July 31, 2018, 5:28 p.m.
The Big Sky Conference announced its revamped men’s and women’s basketball championship brackets and schedules Tuesday.
UPDATED: Wed., July 25, 2018, 4:55 p.m.
Newly released records show that a grand jury investigating alleged recruiting abuses in college basketball ordered the University of Kansas this year to turn over communications involving its men’s team …
UPDATED: Tue., July 24, 2018, 7:49 p.m.
The Big Sky Conference announced Tuesday that its men’s and women’s basketball teams will play a 20-game conference schedule, beginning this winter.
UPDATED: Sat., July 21, 2018, 5:21 p.m.
Former Gonzaga Bulldog Johnathan Williams’ pursuit of a spot in the NBA took another step forward.The 6-foot-9 forward apparently made a good summer league impression on the Los Angeles Lakers. …
Thu., July 19, 2018, 8:59 a.m.
Duke’s basketball team will be the subject of an all-access show this fall. The eight-episode series titled “Earn Everything” will document the Blue Devils as they prepare for the season …
UPDATED: Tue., July 17, 2018, 5:32 p.m.
Three Gonzaga players and a former Zag have been selected to the National Association of Basketball Coaches’ Honors Court.
Mon., July 16, 2018, 7:33 p.m.
The Final Four is headed back to Houston, Phoenix, San Antonio and Indianapolis.
Fri., July 13, 2018, 5 a.m.
Brandon Clarke doesn’t mind the endless practices, serving on the scout team, pregame individual workouts, skill development, lifting weights and conditioning. He realizes the last year has made him a …