Stories tagged: college basketball
Mon., Nov. 12, 2018, 9:55 a.m.
The top 11 teams reshuffled in the first AP regular-season poll with the exception of Gonzaga.
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 …
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 11, 2018, 8:01 p.m.
Everything is a work in progress this early in the college basketball season.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 10, 2018, 11:21 p.m.
When he reaches that mark, the redshirt senior will become only the sixth Zag to achieve the feat.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 10, 2018, 11:39 p.m.
No. 3 Gonzaga shook off the absence of two top scorers, opened up a 22-point lead at the break and cruised to a 104-67 victory over Texas Southern in front …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 10, 2018, 11:40 p.m.
The key moment, offensive player of the game and defensive player of the game from Gonzaga’s 104-67 win over Texas Southern on Saturday, Nov. 10, at the McCarthey Athletic Center …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 10, 2018, 11:41 p.m.
Before the start of Gonzaga’s 104-67 blowout of Texas Southern in front of the usual 6,000 at the McCarthey Athletic Center, Greg Heister and the SWX broadcast crew took turns …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 10, 2018, 9:23 p.m.
Brandon Clarke and Josh Perkins each finished with a double-doubles as No. 3 Gonzaga overcame early foul trouble to rout Texas Southern 104-67 on Saturday at the McCarthey Athletic Center …
Sat., Nov. 10, 2018, 5 a.m.
The weaknesses – inconsistent rebounding and some defensive lapses in the second half of Wednesday night’s game against Montana – are all relative. After all, the Zags won 76-52 in …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 9, 2018, 8:59 p.m.
The Tigers raced to an 18-point halftime lead and pushed it to 30 in their first home win over a ranked nonconference team in nearly 48 years.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 9, 2018, 9:07 p.m.
Bol Bol’s double-double, his second for the Ducks, was capped by a spinning drive from the left wing that sent his defender sprawling and led to a rim-hanging, two-hand dunk …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 9, 2018, 7:44 p.m.
Texas Southern coach Johnny Jones and several of his key players have toured some of the toughest venues in college basketball. The Tigers traditionally play a road-heavy, nonconference schedule stocked …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 9, 2018, 6:35 p.m.
Jalyn Patterson carried the Tigers down the stretch in a 72-69 comeback win over Baylor. The LSU transfer made five 3-pointers, two in the final minute, and had six assists.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 8, 2018, 10:21 p.m.
Texas Southern, a 20- to 25-point underdog according to oddsmakers, rallied from a 17-point deficit to knock off Baylor on the road. The upset made little noise nationally, but it …
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 7, 2018, 9:37 p.m.
The turning point Wednesday night at the Kennel came when Gonzaga coach Lisa Fortier turned to her bench.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 7, 2018, 5:31 p.m.
Geno Crandall considers himself a positive person, which came in handy during several of the most stressful months of his young life.
Wed., Nov. 7, 2018, 4 p.m.
The Gonzaga-Texas Southern game on Saturday will be televised on SWX locally and ROOT Sports throughout the region.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 6, 2018, 11:09 p.m.
If they’re going to sync the first night of college basketball with Election Tuesday, each dribble, pass and basket is going to be a referendum.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 6, 2018, 11:02 p.m.
Rui Hachimura’s first shot was a successful elbow jumper 38 seconds into the game. He spent the rest of the night attacking the rim via a variety of power moves. …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 6, 2018, 10:51 p.m.
Opening night always includes a few glitches, and college basketball isn’t any different. Nor is the broadcast crew immune. But the bugs were rare enough in Gonzaga’s 120-79 season-opening win …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 6, 2018, 11 p.m.
Eyassu Worku scored 18 points and UC Irvine used a second-half spurt to top Idaho 86-68 in the season opener for both teams on Tuesday.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 6, 2018, 10:03 p.m.
Sam Dowd’s dream of playing on a Division I basketball team was one of the only constants in a tumultuous upbringing.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 6, 2018, 11:03 p.m.
Noah Dickerson scored 16 of his 18 points in the second half, Jaylen Nowell added 17, and No. 25 Washington rallied from a nine-point halftime deficit to beat Western Kentucky …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 6, 2018, 11:32 p.m.
Quentin Grimes scored 21 points in his college debut and Dedric Lawson added 20 points and 14 rebounds to lead No. 1 Kansas past No. 10 Michigan State 92-87 in …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 6, 2018, 11:03 p.m.
The key moment, offensive player of the game and defensive player of the game from 120-79 win over Idaho State on Tuesday, Nov. 6, at the McCarthey Athletic Center in …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 6, 2018, 9:53 p.m.
Hailey Bassett-Meachem scored 23 points and visiting Utah State (1-0) beat Washington State (0-1) 72-61 in Kamie Ethridge’s WSU coaching debut.
Tue., Nov. 6, 2018, 7:51 p.m.
The good for Eastern Washington: The Eagles limited 16th-ranked Syracuse to 28 first-half points in Tuesday’s season opener at the Carrier Dome. The bad: scoring a meager 10 points. The …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 6, 2018, 8:08 p.m.
Follow along here for updates and analysis as the Gonzaga Bulldogs open the 2018-19 season tonight against the Idaho State Bengals. Tip is set for 6 p.m. at McCarthey Athletic …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 6, 2018, 9:06 p.m.
Rui Hachimura has become a familiar name on preseason watch lists, with Killian Tillie not far behind and Zach Norvell Jr. receiving several mentions, too.
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 5, 2018, 9:40 p.m.
The 2017-18 college basketball had everything a fan could want. Standout performances, a No. 1 seed finally falling in first game of the NCAA Tournament and Villanova cutting down the …