Stories tagged: Gonzaga basketball
UPDATED: Sat., July 15, 2017, 9:46 p.m.
Steven Gray’s 31 boosts Few Good Men in TBT win
Steven Gray scored a game-high 31 points to pace second-seeded Few Good Men, canning seven of his 12 3-point attempts. Malcolm Thomas, a former San Diego State forward, aided the …
Thu., July 13, 2017, 8:01 p.m.
Former Zag Kevin Pangos has right approach, right attitude with NBA goal in sight
Washington Wizards point guard John Wall has emerged as one of the best floor generals in the NBA. He’s the franchise player, and there’s certainly no other point guard who …
UPDATED: Wed., July 12, 2017, 3:51 p.m.
Gonzaga men’s basketball receives NABC team academic honor
Gonzaga men’s basketball has been recognized with a National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) Team Academic Excellence Award.
UPDATED: Sat., July 8, 2017, 8:48 p.m.
Former Zags Nigel Williams-Goss, Zach Collins face off in NBA Summer League
A little more than three months ago Zach Collins and Nigel Williams-Goss were playing in the national championship game, leading Gonzaga to its furthest point in the NCAA Tournament. Saturday …
UPDATED: Sat., July 8, 2017, 4 p.m.
Gonzaga’s Rui Hachimura, Japan beat Egypt for third victory at U19 World Cup
Gonzaga’s Rui Hachimura scored 16 of his 18 points after halftime to help Japan to a 76-73 overtime victory against Egypt at the FIBA U19 World Cup.
UPDATED: Sat., July 8, 2017, 3:55 p.m.
GU’s Killian Tillie limited to eight points as Germany routs France in U19 World Cup
Killian Tillie and his French teammates struggled Saturday, falling to Germany 86-60 Saturday at the FIBA U19 World Cup in Cairo.
UPDATED: Fri., July 7, 2017, 4:05 p.m.
Rui Hachimura’s 21 points lead Japan past Korea at U19 World Cup
Japan, led by Gonzaga forward Rui Hachimura, got off to a fast start and a blazing finish to rally past Korea 77-64 Friday at FIBA U19 World Cup in Cairo.
UPDATED: Fri., July 7, 2017, 4:05 p.m.
Killian Tillie’s big game not enough as France falls to Canada at U19 World Cup
France’s unbeaten run at the FIBA U19 World Cup came to an end Friday, despite the best efforts of Gonzaga’s Killian Tillie.
Thu., July 6, 2017, 6:20 p.m.
Gonzaga freshman Jesse Wade no stranger to gym, hard work
Several hours had passed since Jesse Wade’s emotional reunion with family and friends following his April return from his LDS mission. Wade was all smiles while relatives shed tears as …
UPDATED: Thu., July 6, 2017, 11:02 p.m.
Former Gonzaga star Kelly Olynyk agrees to sign with Miami Heat
Former Gonzaga star Kelly Olynyk has agreed to sign with the Miami Heat. Agent Greg Lawrence confirmed the agreement to The Associated Press, after ESPN first reported it would be …
UPDATED: Thu., July 6, 2017, 4:18 p.m.
Przemek Karnowski double-teams way to positive summer league showing
Przemek Karnowski’s NBA summer league experience didn’t go quite as anticipated but he made the most of unusual circumstances.
UPDATED: Wed., July 5, 2017, 4:08 p.m.
GU’s Killian Tillie scores 20, helps France advance to U19 World Cup quarterfinals
Gonzaga’s Killian Tillie came through with 20 points and seven rebounds to lead France past Puerto Rico 84-66 Wednesday at the FIBA U19 World Cup in Cairo.
UPDATED: Wed., July 5, 2017, 4:05 p.m.
GU’s Rui Hachimura scores 22 points but Japan falls to Italy at U19 World Cup
Gonzaga rising sophomore Rui Hachimura finished with 22 points and 14 rebounds but it wasn’t enough as Japan lost to Italy 57-55 Wednesday in the Round of 16 at the …
UPDATED: Mon., July 3, 2017, 9:56 p.m.
Trail Blazers sign first-rounder and former Zag Zach Collins
The Portland Trail Blazers have signed first-round draft pick and former Gonzaga player Zach Collins.
UPDATED: Sun., July 2, 2017, 6:39 p.m.
Gonzaga’s Rui Hachimura racks up another double-double for Japan
Gonzaga’s Rui Hachimura turned in his second consecutive double-double at the FIBA U19 World Cup, leading Japan to a 76-73 victory in Cairo.
UPDATED: Sat., July 1, 2017, 10:26 p.m.
Gonzaga’s Rui Hachimura, Killian Tillie in action in FIBA U19 World Cup
Rui Hachimura of Gonzaga registered a double-double for Japan in a 78-67 loss to Spain in Group B of the FIBA U19 Basketball World Cup in Cairo.
UPDATED: Fri., June 30, 2017, 9:11 p.m.
Sources: Domantas Sabonis headed to Indiana as Thunder deal for All-Star Paul George
For the second time in three days, a former Gonzaga Bulldog is changing addresses in an NBA blockbuster trade.
Fri., June 30, 2017, 5:51 p.m.
Taeshon Cherry, who listed GU as finalist, picks USC
Taeshon Cherry, a five-star 2018 recruit, on Friday committed to USC, picking the Trojans from a group of finalists that included Gonzaga.
Fri., June 30, 2017, 11:59 a.m.
Gonzaga’s Tillie, Hachimura take games to U19 World Cup
Gonzaga basketball recruiting spans the globe and that will be on display in Cairo, Egypt, from July 1-9.
UPDATED: Thu., June 29, 2017, 10:47 p.m.
Przemek Karnowski trying to stick with Charlotte Hornets
The 7-foot-1 center from Poland became one of the most beloved players in Gonzaga history for several reasons, beginning with his amiable personality.
Wed., June 28, 2017, 6 p.m.
Ex-Gonzaga player Kyle Wiltjer part of blockbuster trade involving Chris Paul
Chris Paul is heading to Houston to join James Harden, and the Rockets will soon have two All-Stars in the backcourt to lead their chase for a championship.
UPDATED: Mon., June 26, 2017, 8:03 p.m.
Ex-Zag Ryan Edwards transferring to Portland State
Former Gonzaga reserve center Ryan Edwards has changed his mind and will play his senior season of basketball instead of searching for a job.
UPDATED: Sat., June 24, 2017, 9:45 p.m.
Kittitas guard Brock Ravet commits to Gonzaga basketball
Kittitas High’s Brock Ravet has had success in Spokane before and Gonzaga is counting on more of it in the future. The rising junior verbally committed to Gonzaga on Friday, …
Fri., June 23, 2017, 11:29 p.m.
Gonzaga’s Jordan Mathews will play summer ball for New Orleans Pelicans
Former Gonzaga Bulldog Jordan Mathews has reached an agreement to play for the New Orleans Pelicans in an NBA summer league.
Fri., June 23, 2017, 11:02 p.m.
GU’s Przemek Karnowski to play for Charlotte Hornets in summer league
Former Gonzaga Bulldogs center Przemek Karnowski will play for the Charlotte Hornets in an NBA summer league.
UPDATED: Thu., June 22, 2017, 10:18 p.m.
Jazz select Gonzaga’s Nigel Williams-Goss late in second round of NBA Draft
Nigel Williams-Goss was selected by Utah in the second round with the 55th pick overall in Thursday’s NBA Draft.
Thu., June 22, 2017, 8:18 p.m.
Gonzaga men’s and women’s players signing autographs at Hoopfest
Gonzaga men’s and women’s basketball players will be available to sign autographs on Saturday at GU’s Hoopfest booth.
UPDATED: Thu., June 22, 2017, 9:44 p.m.
Trail Blazers trade for Gonzaga’s Zach Collins at No. 10 in NBA Draft
The Portland Trail Blazers wanted Zach Collins and dealt a pair of first-round picks to Sacramento to acquire the former Gonzaga Bulldog during Thursday’s NBA Draft.
UPDATED: Thu., June 22, 2017, 8:22 p.m.
Gonzaga sets dates for Kraziness in Kennel, FanFest
Gonzaga has set dates for the tip-off events for the men’s and women’s basketball seasons.
Thu., June 22, 2017, 5 a.m.
Former Zag Zach Collins could hit the lottery in NBA Draft
Thursday night, Zach Collins will walk across the stage at the Barclays Center, likely as a lottery pick and pending multi-millionaire, and shake NBA commissioner Adam Silver’s hand, capping a …