Stories tagged: Geno Crandall
UPDATED: Sat., March 30, 2019, 9:25 p.m.
It was 15 minutes after the final buzzer sounded and Josh Perkins climbed his way up to the podium for the postgame press conference. His eyes were red and puffy, …
UPDATED: Thu., March 21, 2019, 10:22 p.m.
Zach Norvell Jr. was Gonzaga’s microwave oven last year, galvanizing the Bulldogs in NCAA Tournament wins over UNC Greensboro and Ohio State with his clutch shot-making.
UPDATED: Thu., March 21, 2019, 9:54 a.m.
When Geno Crandall decided to spend his final college basketball season at Gonzaga, leaving the University of North Dakota to join the Bulldogs as a graduate transfer, it’s hard to …
UPDATED: Tue., March 19, 2019, 10:17 p.m.
Though they all seem to get lumped together as happy Cinderellas, there are subtle degrees of underdog baked into March Madness.
Mon., March 18, 2019, 5:57 p.m.
Senior guard Geno Crandall watched the Selection Show with great interest to learn Gonzaga’s seeding and also see the draw for numerous friends. Crandall, a Minneapolis native, knows virtually all …
UPDATED: Thu., March 7, 2019, 8:32 p.m.
Gonzaga’s WCC opponents have devoted heavy resources toward slowing Rui Hachimura and Brandon Clarke. The No. 1-ranked Zags, more specifically their guards, have noticed, and they’re taking advantage of their …
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 26, 2019, 7:13 p.m.
Geno Crandall was the final piece of Gonzaga’s roster puzzle, but he didn’t fit in right away.
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 24, 2019, 8:57 p.m.
Josh Perkins offered a glimpse of what kind of night it was going to be when he and Zach Norvell Jr. staged their customary pregame shoot-off from the entrance of …
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 22, 2019, 7:06 p.m.
Josh Perkins wasn’t having any Senior Night discussion last Saturday inside the locker room at the Jenny Craig Pavilion after a Zags’ road victory over San Diego.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019, 12:37 p.m.
If you really want to stump Gonzaga basketball players, don’t bother trying an intricate matchup zone or a crafty offensive set. Ask them what they would be doing if they …
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 10, 2019, 5:48 p.m.
The 2017 Gonzaga Bulldogs had it. The 2019 Zags definitely have it through 25 games. Basketball seasons inevitably bring ups and downs. Part of the Zags’ formula for success is …
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 13, 2019, 6:32 p.m.
At times, it looked like Gonzaga and San Francisco had advance copies of each other’s game plans. The fifth-ranked Zags and Dons put on a show Saturday night, playing to …
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 6, 2019, 6:45 p.m.
Gonzaga filled up the stat sheet in Saturday’s 91-48 win over Santa Clara. If there was a feel-good column in the box score, the Zags would have stuffed it, too. …
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 4, 2019, 9 p.m.
Gonzaga expects to have its entire roster available for the first time this season when it faces Santa Clara on Saturday.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 1, 2019, 7:39 p.m.
There was no Geno Crandall yet, but there was a lot of Jeremy Jones and Rui Hachimura in Gonzaga’s 89-54 blowout of CSU Bakersfield on Monday night. Those three Zags …
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: 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 …
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 19, 2018, 5:12 p.m.
The McCarthey Athletic Center is still full but it doesn’t sound the same during Gonzaga’s holiday-break games.
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 26, 2018, 6:37 p.m.
Geno Crandall, a grad transfer from North Dakota, is averaging 5 points, 2.3 assists and 1.5 rebounds in 18.2 minutes per game.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 14, 2018, 8:48 p.m.
Texas A&M has multiple scoring threats, with five players averaging in double figures, but point guard TJ Starks appears to be one of the Aggies’ barometers.
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.
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 5, 2018, 9:02 p.m.
The preseason rankings and hype surrounding Gonzaga basketball take a backseat to an actual basketball game Tuesday. The third-ranked Zags entertain Idaho State at the McCarthey Athletic Center, which hasn’t …
Thu., Nov. 1, 2018, 6 a.m.
Gonzaga pretty much went unbeaten in the offseason, until Tuesday’s news that junior forward Killian Tillie will miss eight weeks with a stress fracture in his ankle.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 13, 2018, 4:38 p.m.
Geno Crandall has completed his degree requirements as well as his first Gonzaga practice, according to school sources.
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 27, 2018, 8:14 p.m.
Gonzaga will hold 30 practices, a closed scrimmage – expected to be against Michigan State – and a Nov. 1 exhibition game against Central Washington. Here are four questions that …
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 12, 2018, 6:10 p.m.
Geno Crandall said on a podcast that he expects to enroll at Gonzaga in October, presumably with the intention of being in a Zags uniform for the upcoming season.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 29, 2018, 6:18 p.m.
School says he’s working on transfer requirements.
UPDATED: Fri., July 6, 2018, 8:54 p.m.
Geno Crandall went from under-the-radar recruit to one of biggest grad transfers of the offseason. He heard from dozens of top programs, including the University of Minnesota, where he watched …
UPDATED: Thu., July 5, 2018, 7:05 p.m.
Gonzaga added an important piece to its roster next season with the addition of North Dakota grad transfer Geno Crandall.Crandall, a native of Minneapolis, picked Gonzaga over Xavier and Minnesota. …
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