Stories tagged: gamer
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 17, 2019, 11:03 p.m.
Gonzaga has made strides taking away the opponent’s primary scoring option over the last eight games, something it struggled with during the first month of the season.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 17, 2019, 10:01 p.m.
Shaylee Gonzales scored 17 points and Paisley Johnson made two free throws with 1:02 left for what proved to be the winning points in BYU’s 70-68 win over No. 13 …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 12, 2019, 11:47 p.m.
Duke, Tennessee, and now San Francisco. Gonzaga has been involved in three of the best games in college basketball with the season barely past the midpoint.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 10, 2019, 11:10 p.m.
Pacific was doing what it could to keep it competitive and frustrate Gonzaga. The Tigers ran time off the shot clock, hit just enough shots and did a nice job …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 5, 2019, 11:12 p.m.
A rare one-and-done for the Seattle Seahawks in the NFL playoffs. A first for Russell Wilson.
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 31, 2018, 10:10 p.m.
Rui Hachimura needed only to look into the crowd to find extra motivation Monday. The junior forward’s mom, sister and mom’s friend traveled from Japan to watch Hachimura’s last two …
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 29, 2018, 12:01 a.m.
It was something they’d become obsessed with this month.
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: Thu., Dec. 20, 2018, 5:33 p.m.
This didn’t look anything like Gonzaga’s first eight games of the season. Or its last four victories against cross-state rival Washington. But it was still effective.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 1, 2018, 10:27 p.m.
Eastern Washington turns to defense, special teams in FCS playoff-opening victory over Nicholls State
Linebacker Ketner Kupp’s 95-yard interception return in the final minutes put an exclamation point on the rout.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 1, 2018, 7:07 p.m.
Zach Norvell Jr. insists there isn’t a switch attached to his jersey, one he seemingly flips to turn a miserable first half into a memorable second. The sophomore wing has …
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 26, 2018, 10:48 p.m.
It took some effort to muster concerns Monday night against overmatched North Dakota State, but Gonzaga has experience lulls following Thanksgiving week tournaments. Reaching deep into the wayback machine, the …
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 21, 2018, 5:47 p.m.
TV Take: Defense down the stretch gives Gonzaga perfect ending to Maui Invitational with title win over Duke
This is what everybody wanted, right? No. 1 Duke versus No. 3 Gonzaga for the championship of the best early-season tournament of the year, the Maui Invitational. And the game …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 20, 2018, 11:44 p.m.
In normal circumstances, there might be occasion to bask in the glow of Tuesday’s 91-74 sprint past Arizona a smidgen longer – just to appreciate the fulfillment of taking something …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 20, 2018, 11:49 p.m.
Every bucket – and there was an endless supply of them for Gonzaga in the second half – brought a louder roar than the one before.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 20, 2018, 11:45 p.m.
TV Take: Duo of Jay Bilas, Dan Schulman doesn’t miss much in Gonzaga’s comeback win over Arizona at Maui Invitational
Every great comeback consists of two parts. There is the building of a deficit, the mistakes, the shortcomings, whatever goes wrong to build a hill to scramble over. And there …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 20, 2018, 11:42 p.m.
The key moment, offensive player of the game and defensive player of the game from Gonzaga’s 91-74 win over Arizona on Tuesday, Nov. 20, at the Lahaina Civic Center in …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 20, 2018, 10:20 p.m.
How will Gonzaga’s Rui Hachimura, Brandon Clarke handle Duke’s Zion Williamson, Cam Reddish? We’ll find out in the Maui Invitational final
Hachimura would be giving away roughly 50 pounds, but he is Gonzaga’s strongest interior player and had success defending 260-pound Jock Landale last season. Clarke is an option, but he’d …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 20, 2018, 12:31 a.m.
Gonzaga did something that defied all odds Monday at the Maui Invitational. The third-ranked Zags committed 14 turnovers in the first half – charges, errant inbound passes, ill-advised drives into …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 10, 2018, 11:04 p.m.
EWU (8-2, 6-1), UC Davis (8-2, 6-1), Weber State (8-2, 6-1) are currently tied atop the standings going into the final week of the regular season.
UPDATED: Mon., March 5, 2018, 5:24 p.m.
The Gonzaga women sweated out a few scary moments against San Francisco, but Jill Barta led a second-half charge and finished with 19 points and eight rebounds to help the …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 27, 2018, 11:35 p.m.
Ten great minutes. Ten lousy minutes. Twenty edge-of-your seat minutes. No. 15 Gonzaga showed every side of its basketball personality, both good and bad, but found a way to hold …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 25, 2018, 11:21 p.m.
The rematch was pretty much a replay. Gonzaga roughed up the Portland Pilots for the second time in two weeks. It wasn’t quite the 46-point blowout of two weeks ago …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 20, 2018, 10:05 p.m.
It’s one thing to dismiss a 16-point loss to Villanova, which just might be the best team in the country. It’s another to move on from a home loss to …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 18, 2018, 11:16 p.m.
Saint Mary’s had the best player on the floor in Jock Landale. The Gaels also had the second best player on the floor in crunch time in Calvin Hermanson.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 13, 2018, 11:14 p.m.
For the first time in WCC play, Gonzaga was tested, not necessarily a white-knuckle, last-possession affair, but a challenge nonetheless from San Francisco in front of a packed house at …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 11, 2018, 11:18 p.m.
Analysis: Silas Melson keeps Gonzaga rolling after Johnathan Williams’ sidelined in win over Portland
The night couldn’t have turned out more differently for Silas Melson and Johnathan Williams, Gonzaga’s lone seniors.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 6, 2018, 11:25 p.m.
Gonzaga’s Johnathan Williams didn’t make every shot Saturday night against Loyola Marymount. It only seemed like it. And he had a valid reason for a couple of his misses.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 4, 2018, 11:22 p.m.
Pick a stat. Paint points. Second-chance points. Bench points. Rebounding. All Gonzaga. More accurately, almost all Gonzaga bigs.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 30, 2017, 11:18 p.m.
On a night when Gonzaga cracked the 100-point mark for a school-record fifth time this season, offense seemed to be last thing on the Zags’ minds.