Stories tagged: college basketball
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 29, 2018, 9:42 p.m.
Jordan Lester made a layup with 1.2 seconds remaining, and Whitworth edged Johns Hopkins 76-74 Saturday at the D3hoops.com Classic in Las Vegas.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 29, 2018, 9:02 p.m.
Weber State turned the Eagles’ misses into transition buckets, shot 53 percent from the field and took advantage of a near eight-minute lull in the second half in which EWU …
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 29, 2018, 9:03 p.m.
Zykera Rice scored 15 points to lead a balanced attack and No. 20 Gonzaga dominated the second half to defeat Loyola Marymount 78-53 on Saturday in the West Coast Conference …
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 29, 2018, 9:02 p.m.
Gonzaga’s 96-51 drubbing of North Alabama on Friday was void of drama, as expected, but there were plenty of leftovers for the latest Zags’ rewind.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 29, 2018, 5:30 p.m.
The Cougars have lost three straight games, and they wrapped up the nonconference portion of their schedule with a 7-6 record.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 28, 2018, 10:43 p.m.
Geno Crandall and Killian Tillie remained on Gonzaga’s sideline Friday against North Alabama, but their wait is coming to an end.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 28, 2018, 10:57 p.m.
No. 7 Gonzaga opened up against North Alabama with a run that just kept going. It lasted most of the first half and produced basketball scores rarely seen, such as …
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 28, 2018, 9:30 p.m.
Nate Pryor poured in 27 points and North Idaho topped Snow 68-58 Friday at the Fiesta Bowl Junior College Shootout in Mesa, Arizona.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 28, 2018, 9 p.m.
Key moment, offensive MVP and defensive MVP from Gonzaga’s 96-51 win over North Alabama at the McCarthey Athletic Center
Fri., Dec. 28, 2018, 6:18 p.m.
A matchup between Hawaii Pacific and TCU has been canceled following the death of a Hawaii Pacific player who collapsed during a game.
Fri., Dec. 28, 2018, 4:05 p.m.
Syracuse, Oregon, Washington, Stanford, upstart San Francisco and Summit League power South Dakota State provided tough tests for the guard-heavy Eagles, but undesirable results.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 28, 2018, 7:18 p.m.
Against four opponents with a combined 12 wins and nary a whiff of a shot-clock violation, the Pirates took advantage and scored more than 100 points each game, something their …
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 28, 2018, 8:40 p.m.
Recap and highlights: Seventh-ranked Gonzaga uses balanced scoring attack to rout of North Alabama 96-51
Zach Norvell Jr. scored 20 points and dished out five assists as No. 7 Gonzaga used a fast start to thump North Alabama 96-51 on Friday at the McCarthey Athletic …
Thu., Dec. 27, 2018, 7:57 p.m.
Kyle Fischer sank a jumper in the final seconds and then blocked North Idaho’s last shot to lift the Mesa Community College Thunderbirds to a 69-68 victory over the Cardinals …
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 27, 2018, 9:14 p.m.
North Alabama is in the first year of a four-year transition to Division I. The Lions were a Division II power before joining the Atlantic Sun Conference in all sports …
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 27, 2018, 9:15 p.m.
This is how it’s going to be for most of Gonzaga’s remaining games, particularly against WCC opponents.
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 26, 2018, 6:42 p.m.
There’s usually a story behind players’ numbers at virtually every level of basketball. The Zags are no different, picking numbers that carry special significance to family members, a favorite NBA …
Tue., Dec. 25, 2018, 6:01 p.m.
The University of Maryland-Baltimore County had no chance. Not against mighty Virginia, certainly not against history.
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 24, 2018, 9:14 p.m.
The junior sports management major still does everything he did before his injury. He hunts – even wears the same ghillie suit he wore that fateful day – fishes, plays …
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 24, 2018, 4:47 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 …
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 24, 2018, 3:44 p.m.
Gonzaga’s two-week slide in the AP men’s college basketball poll came to a stop and the top spot changed hands again. The Zags responded to two straight losses with two …
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 23, 2018, 4:55 p.m.
Some Gonzaga basketball players probably set sprinting records dashing through the airport early Saturday morning to catch flights home. But several Zags, including four international players, won’t get called for …
Sat., Dec. 22, 2018, 9:57 p.m.
Rob Edwards scored 15 points and hit two free throws with 6.1 seconds left, setting off a wild celebration in the desert as No. 18 Arizona State knocked off No. …
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 22, 2018, 9:49 p.m.
Isaiah Pineiro scored a career-high 30 points and Olin Carter III added 18 to help San Diego hold on for an 82-75 win over Washington State in the Las Vegas …
Sat., Dec. 22, 2018, 5:32 p.m.
Hours after watching his brother Cody Benzel lead Eastern Washington to a 92-73 win over Corban University, Erik Benzel was in the McCarthey Athletic Center to watch his alma mater, …
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 22, 2018, 5:52 p.m.
The eighth-ranked Zags (11-2) were all about the basketball Friday night. They continued making strides defensively and they’re embracing a much-needed respite before gathering for practice Wednesday.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 21, 2018, 10:44 p.m.
Perfect games are usually reserved for baseball and bowling, but the Gonzaga men’s basketball team was in the neighborhood for a good portion of Friday’s game against Denver.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 21, 2018, 9:25 p.m.
Josh Martin and Josip Vrankic scored 13 points each, Trey Wertz added 10 points and 10 assists, and Santa Clara won its fourth in a row with a 77-56 victory …
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 21, 2018, 9:51 p.m.
Noah Dickerson and Matisse Thybulle scored 12 points apiece, and Nahziah Carter added 11 off the bench as Washington overcame a sluggish first half to defeat Sacramento State 57-41 in …
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 21, 2018, 9:53 p.m.
The key moment, offensive player of the game and defensive player of the game from Gonzaga’s 101-40 win against Denver at the McCarthey Athletic Center in Spokane.