Stories tagged: Gonzaga basketball
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 22, 2018, 11:24 a.m.
The games haven’t even started yet but Gonzaga has gone where no Gonzaga team has gone before.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 20, 2018, 9:54 p.m.
Rob Curley: Throwing a big hoops party with some of Gonzaga’s biggest stars? Of course! That’s just obvious
In doing that research for our family’s move to this area, it didn’t take long to figure out Gonzaga mattered. It also didn’t take long to realize that Zags basketball …
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 19, 2018, 3:11 p.m.
Former Gonzaga Bulldogs forward Johnathan Williams is back with the Los Angeles Lakers organization. The Lakers announced Friday they’ve signed Williams to a two-way contract and waived forward Travis Wear …
Fri., Oct. 19, 2018, 10:57 a.m.
Gonzaga’s Killian Tillie is among 21 players on the watch list for the Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Award, presented annually to college basketball’s top center.
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 18, 2018, 7:04 p.m.
Gonzaga’s rare, one-year absence as the WCC preseason favorite officially came to an end Thursday, to the surprise of absolutely nobody.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 17, 2018, 6:28 p.m.
For the third day in a row, Gonzaga has a player on a watch list for a national award. Junior forward Rui Hachimura is the latest, joining 19 others on …
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 16, 2018, 5:32 p.m.
Gonzaga’s Zach Norvell Jr. is one of 20 players on the watch list for the Jerry West Award.
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 15, 2018, 5:48 p.m.
Gonzaga senior Josh Perkins on Monday was named to the watch list for the Bob Cousy Award, presented annually to the top point guard in college basketball. Perkins is one …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 13, 2018, 10:52 p.m.
Gonzaga women’s basketball coach Lisa Fortier casually chatted with fans before Numerica FanFest on Saturday and took a seat at the scorer’s table for the team scrimmage.
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.
Sat., Oct. 13, 2018, 1:18 p.m.
Johnathan Williams made a spirited bid in the preseason to make the Los Angeles Lakers’ roster, but the former Gonzaga Bulldog was released Saturday.
Sat., Oct. 13, 2018, 5 a.m.
Joel Ayayi isn’t picky about the pronunciation of his name. Good thing, because nearly everybody messes up not only his surname but his first name.
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 11, 2018, 7:58 p.m.
Now, the former Bulldog who went undrafted in June and signed with the Los Angeles Lakers in July is hoping it’s been enough to land him a roster spot when …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 10, 2018, 9:38 p.m.
It is Oct. 10, the Zags have been practicing for less than two weeks and they’ve staged a 15-minute scrimmage in front of an overflow crowd at the McCarthey Athletic …
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 9, 2018, 3:46 p.m.
The Gonzaga-Michigan State closed scrimmage has been on the books for weeks and now the two programs have settled on a date and location. The college basketball powers will tangle …
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 8, 2018, 9:34 p.m.
The Zags have received an abundance of preseason attention, from top-five rankings to All-America selections, but they are dealing with a shortage of available scholarship players. Gonzaga is down to …
Mon., Oct. 8, 2018, 4:53 p.m.
Gonzaga on Monday announced its full television schedule for the upcoming men’s basketball season.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 6, 2018, 9:04 p.m.
This was Josh Perkins’ fifth Kraziness in the Kennel, but he was probably the most excited Zag on the court Saturday.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 6, 2018, 7:50 p.m.
Jacob Larsen is no longer on the Gonzaga men’s basketball team. Larsen, who saw limited minutes last season as a redshirt freshman, has decided to quit playing basketball and will …
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 5, 2018, 5:14 p.m.
It hasn’t been a problem through the years, but there are additional reasons for fans to arrive early Saturday for Numerica Kraziness in the Kennel.
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 5, 2018, 3:53 p.m.
Drew Timme, perhaps Gonzaga’s top target in the 2019 recruiting class, and 2019 commit Brock Ravet are visiting GU this weekend.
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 4, 2018, 5:49 p.m.
Former Gonzaga point guard Demetri Goodson on Thursday signed with the New Orleans Saints. Goodson, who transferred from Gonzaga in May 2011 to join Baylor’s football team, was eventually drafted …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 3, 2018, 10:39 p.m.
John Blanchette: Whatever grand aspirations get attached to the authoring of history books, they all start with the same premise. Correcting memories that are faulty, or worse. Too much history, …
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: Sun., Sept. 23, 2018, 5:29 p.m.
Former Gonzaga Bulldog Sam Dower Jr.’s professional basketball career appears to be over. Dower said in an Instagram post Sunday that it “may be time for the basketball chapter of …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 22, 2018, 10:06 p.m.
Four Zags – Rui Hachimura, Killian Tillie, Zach Norvell Jr. and Brandon Clarke – have tested the NBA waters after the program’s second trip to the Final Four in three …
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 20, 2018, 5:39 p.m.
Gonzaga’s latest international recruit, Martynas Arlauskas, adds to the program’s already impressive 2019 class. Arlauskas, a 6-foot-7, 195-pound small forward from Lithuania, is the Zags’ third 2019 commitment, joining Gonzaga …
UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 17, 2018, 7:58 p.m.
Rui Hachimura led the way Monday, scoring 25 points as Japan picked up another huge win, 75-60 over Iran, in the FIBA World Cup Asian qualifiers. Hachimura, Gonzaga’s 6-foot-8 junior …
Thu., Sept. 13, 2018, 7:22 p.m.
Former Gonzaga teammates Kelly Olynyk and Kevin Pangos played key roles as Canada defeated Brazil 85-77 on Thursday in a FIBA World Cup Americas qualifier at Place Bell in Quebec.
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 13, 2018, 4:24 p.m.
A couple of Gonzaga basketball players, current junior forward Rui Hachimura and former Zag wing Ira Brown, helped Japan cruise to victory Thursday in the FIBA World Cup Asian qualifiers.