Stories tagged: Gonzaga basketball
Thu., Aug. 16, 2018, 5:45 p.m.
ESPN analyst Fran Fraschilla called the Bulldogs and the Kansas Jayhawks the top teams in college basketball in a recent interview with FloHoops.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 15, 2018, 6:44 p.m.
Rem Bakamus enjoyed his first job in the real world, but he liked his side job better.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 15, 2018, 4:47 p.m.
Gonzaga junior forward Rui Hachimura has had a busy offseason and that figures to continue as publications and college basketball websites roll out their All-America teams for the upcoming season.
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 14, 2018, 8:16 p.m.
Gonzaga has made the final eight for standout guard Rejean “Boogie” Ellis. Ellis, ranked No. 94 in ESPN.com’s Top 100 in the 2019 recruiting class, tweeted Tuesday that he’s considering …
Mon., Aug. 13, 2018, 5:30 p.m.
Former Gonzaga Bulldog Sam Dower Jr. is resuming his professional basketball career with his former team in Poland.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 9, 2018, 6:10 p.m.
With a few months remaining before the Gonzaga Bulldogs take the court for the upcoming season, forward Rui Hachimura has a chance to test his skills against some of the …
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 8, 2018, 6:06 p.m.
Gonzaga’s WCC schedule begins with two home games and closes with the last of three Bay Area trips and a regular-season finale against rival Saint Mary’s.
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 7, 2018, 4:56 p.m.
Gonzaga’s nonconference basketball schedule is nearly complete. The latest games to come to light include a season-opening date with Idaho State and a December matchup against Texas Arlington.
UPDATED: Sun., Aug. 5, 2018, 6:28 p.m.
Gonzaga-bound Filip Petrusev scored 29 points as Serbia outlasted host Latvia 99-90 Sunday to win the FIBA U18 European Championships. France, led by Gonzaga redshirt freshman Joel Ayayi’s 22 points, …
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 4, 2018, 6:50 p.m.
Incoming Gonzaga forward Filip Petrusev and Serbia got the better of Zag redshirt freshman Joel Ayayi and France at the FIBA U18 European Championships.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 2, 2018, 5:07 p.m.
David Stockton’s professional basketball career will continue in Germany. The former Gonzaga Bulldogs point guard has signed with Medi Bayreuth, the team announced.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 2, 2018, 5:07 p.m.
Former Gonzaga Bulldog Drew Barham has signed with the Hamburg Towers in the German Pro A league.
UPDATED: Tue., July 24, 2018, 4:55 p.m.
Gonzaga will open against Illinois in the nightcap of the Maui Invitational’s first day. The Zags and Illini will tip at 8:30 p.m. Pacific time on ESPN2 on Monday, Nov. …
UPDATED: Sat., July 21, 2018, 5:21 p.m.
Former Gonzaga Bulldog Johnathan Williams’ pursuit of a spot in the NBA took another step forward.The 6-foot-9 forward apparently made a good summer league impression on the Los Angeles Lakers. …
UPDATED: Tue., July 17, 2018, 5:32 p.m.
Three Gonzaga players and a former Zag have been selected to the National Association of Basketball Coaches’ Honors Court.
Fri., July 13, 2018, 5 a.m.
Brandon Clarke doesn’t mind the endless practices, serving on the scout team, pregame individual workouts, skill development, lifting weights and conditioning. He realizes the last year has made him a …
UPDATED: Wed., July 11, 2018, 5:34 p.m.
Former Gonzaga guard Jesse Wade announced Thursday he’s transferring to BYU.
UPDATED: Wed., July 11, 2018, 5:21 p.m.
The Gonzaga men’s basketball team has earned its second consecutive National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) Team Academic Excellence Award.
Sun., July 8, 2018, 6 a.m.
In 2005, Gonzaga played three teams ranked in the top five at the time and Washington, which finished No. 8 in the AP final regular-season poll. That didn’t make our …
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: Fri., July 6, 2018, 4:03 p.m.
Gonzaga’s Mark Few is one of nine coaches chosen to assist Gregg Popovich at the U.S. national team’s minicamp in Las Vegas later this month.
UPDATED: Thu., July 5, 2018, 6:06 p.m.
Killian Tillie wore his jersey Saturday to Hoopfest while signing countless autographs for fans at Gonzaga’s booth. It wasn’t his Zags’ basketball No. 33 uniform. It was France’s national soccer …
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., July 4, 2018, 5:40 p.m.
Nigel Williams-Goss has agreed to a three-year contract with Olympiacos for more than $2 million, according to Sportando. Eurohoops.net reported the same dollar figures but said the ex-Zag and the …
Wed., July 4, 2018, 10:54 a.m.
Former Gonzaga Bulldog Kyle Wiltjer will spend next season with Unicaja Malaga, the Spanish professional team announced.
UPDATED: Tue., July 3, 2018, 7:15 p.m.
Josh Perkins’ right shoulder ranks with Przemek Karnowski’s career-threatening back issue and Gary Bell Jr.’s balky knee on the list of Gonzaga’s worrisome off-season injuries in recent years.
Mon., July 2, 2018, 10:31 a.m.
Gonzaga’s Rui Hachimura scored 13 points for Japan, which crushed Chinese Taipei 108-68 Monday to advance to the next round of FIBA World Cup qualifying.
UPDATED: Sat., June 30, 2018, 11:30 p.m.
Before Josh Heytvelt lost his first game Saturday in the elite men’s division of Hoopfest, the former Gonzaga big man had touched a basketball maybe five times in the last …
UPDATED: Fri., June 29, 2018, 11:13 p.m.
Matt Bouldin puts finishing touch on Few Good Men’s 84-83 win over Team Utah in The Basketball Tournament opener
The Basketball Tournament organizers added a new wrinkle to their winner-take-all, $2 million event with the Elam Ending. Under the Elam rules, at the first dead ball with under 4 …
UPDATED: Fri., June 29, 2018, 11:28 p.m.
YYC Canada add fourth player in hopes of repeating as Hoopfest women’s elite champions; BAMM back to defend coed title
Janelle Bekkering, a former Gonzaga star, brings back an All-Calgary team, including longtime friend Stephanie Price (Lethbridge University) and Kimberly Lee (Waterloo University).