Stories tagged: college basketball
UPDATED: Thu., June 28, 2018, 8:15 p.m.
Gonzaga basketball sets dates for Kraziness in the Kennel, FanFest and players’ appearances at Hoopfest
Gonzaga has set dates for the men’s basketball team’s Numerica Kraziness in the Kennel (Saturday, Oct. 6) and the women’s team’s Numerica FanFest (Oct. 13).The events will be the public’s …
UPDATED: Thu., June 28, 2018, 5:22 p.m.
Gonzaga’s 2018-19 men’s basketball schedule is nearly complete. The Zags will entertain North Dakota State (Nov. 26), North Alabama (Dec. 28) and Cal State Bakersfield (Dec. 31) at the McCarthey …
UPDATED: Wed., June 27, 2018, 4:47 p.m.
Victor Sanders, who finished his collegiate basketball career as Idaho’s second-leading scorer all-time, has signed with the Denver Nuggets’ NBA summer-league team.
UPDATED: Tue., June 26, 2018, 6:11 p.m.
John Beilein says he was never offered the Detroit Pistons’ coaching job, but if he had been, it would have been a tough decision. Beilein is now looking ahead to …
UPDATED: Mon., June 25, 2018, 8:30 p.m.
Former Gonzaga Bulldog Kyle Wiltjer tweeted Monday that he’s joining the Portland Trail Blazers’ summer league team.
UPDATED: Mon., June 25, 2018, 7:45 p.m.
Former Gonzaga guard Jordan Mathews has hooked up with the Los Angeles Clippers’ summer-league team. Mathews, who played with New Orleans in the 2017 NBA summer league, and David Michineau, …
UPDATED: Mon., June 25, 2018, 7:47 p.m.
Former Gonzaga Bulldog David Stockton is among 12 players to make the roster for the U.S. team’s upcoming World Cup qualifying games.
UPDATED: Fri., June 22, 2018, 3:34 p.m.
Gonzaga Prep prep guard Liam Lloyd, the son of longtime Gonzaga assistant coach Tommy Lloyd, announced on Twitter Thursday that his first scholarship offer is from Eastern Washington.
UPDATED: Thu., June 21, 2018, 10:19 a.m.
UConn says it fired coach Kevin Ollie after finding NCAA violations that included improper workouts and contact with recruits by Ollie and former UConn star Ray Allen. The violations are …
UPDATED: Wed., June 20, 2018, 6:21 p.m.
Gonzaga is in the mix for North Dakota graduate transfer Geno Crandall. Crandall is expected to visit Gonzaga’s campus next weekend
UPDATED: Tue., June 19, 2018, 6:34 p.m.
Johnathan Williams has been everywhere, man, he’s been everywhere.
UPDATED: Tue., June 19, 2018, 4:07 p.m.
Former Gonzaga guard Silas Melson has signed with Lavrio, a professional team in Greece.
UPDATED: Wed., June 13, 2018, 6:25 p.m.
College athletes will no longer need permission from their coach or school to transfer and receive financial aid from another school. The NCAA Division I Council approved the change and …
UPDATED: Mon., June 11, 2018, 6:57 p.m.
David Stockton got the call back from USA Basketball.
Sat., June 9, 2018, 7:24 p.m.
Former Tennessee star Chamique Holdsclaw and assistant coach Mickie DeMoss thank former Lady Vols coach Pat Summitt while getting inducted into the Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame. The induction class …
UPDATED: Wed., June 6, 2018, 6:49 p.m.
Few Good Men picked up a sixth seed and a first-round matchup with No. 11 Team Utah in The Basketball Tournament’s Hoopfest pod.
UPDATED: Tue., June 5, 2018, 7:33 p.m.
Former Gonzaga guard Kevin Pangos is on the move and his paycheck is on the rise.
UPDATED: Tue., June 5, 2018, 4:43 p.m.
The Big Sky Conference has adopted a rule that would ban student-athletes with convictions for violent crimes from participating in sports or receiving athletic scholarships at league schools.
UPDATED: Tue., June 5, 2018, 6:04 p.m.
Few Good Men, the Gonzaga-centric entry in The Basketball Tournament, has added a few great players well known in the Inland Northwest and beyond. Few Good Men bolstered its roster …
UPDATED: Mon., June 4, 2018, 9:16 p.m.
Add Andy Katz to the growing list of college basketball observers that think Gonzaga is in store for a big 2018-19 season. The Zags are No. 1 in Katz’s Power …
UPDATED: Fri., June 1, 2018, 8:24 p.m.
The college basketball season is five months away, but Gonzaga isn’t standing still in the polls or the opinion of Las Vegas oddsmakers. Way-too-early polls and national championship odds have …
UPDATED: Fri., June 1, 2018, 11:42 p.m.
Guard Jesse Wade is leaving Gonzaga’s basketball program, the school announced.
UPDATED: Thu., May 31, 2018, 9:13 p.m.
Franks decided his defense still needed some more work – his rebounding, too – and the opportunity to move from a fringe second-round pick to a bona fide first-rounder was …
UPDATED: Thu., May 31, 2018, 4:44 p.m.
Gonzaga will face seven West Coast Conference foes twice and play Portland and Pepperdine once next season under the conference’s new scheduling format.
UPDATED: Wed., May 30, 2018, 2:42 p.m.
As a junior, Franks’ numbers ballooned and the Vancouver, Washington, native posted the Pac-12’s seventh-best scoring average at 17.4 points per game – from 6.4 ppg as a sophomore – …
UPDATED: Tue., May 29, 2018, 4:01 p.m.
A round of applause for basketball fans in Spokane and perhaps a standing ovation for Cheney.
UPDATED: Tue., May 29, 2018, 4:55 p.m.
Zane Martin, a high-scoring guard who is transferring from Towson, is expected to visit Gonzaga next month.
UPDATED: Thu., May 24, 2018, 3:47 p.m.
North Carolina’s Luke Maye is withdrawing from the NBA draft to return for his senior season.
UPDATED: Wed., May 23, 2018, 6:04 p.m.
The Zags will entertain the Aggies on Nov. 15 at the McCarthey Athletic Center. The return game will come in the 2019-20 season at Reed Arena in College Station.
Fri., May 18, 2018, 12:22 p.m.
Louisville reached a $4.5 million settlement with former athletic director Tom Jurich, who was fired in the wake of a national federal corruption investigation of college basketball.