Stories tagged: Gonzaga basketball
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 2, 2019, 11:12 p.m.
TV Take: Senior-led San Diego puts up fight, but falls short of earning first McCarthey Athletic Center victory
The University of San Diego men’s basketball team has never won a game in the McCarthey Athletic Center.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 2, 2019, 9:11 p.m.
Recap and highlights: Rui Hachimura lifts No. 4 Gonzaga over San Diego to remain unbeaten in WCC play
Rui Hachimura poured in 32 points as No. 4 Gonzaga used a strong second half to power Past San Diego 85-69 on Saturday at the McCarthey Athletic Center.
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 1, 2019, 7:15 p.m.
Gonzaga put together one of its most complete efforts of the season in a 93-63 beatdown of BYU on Thursday.
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 1, 2019, 5:55 p.m.
Two nights after successfully dealing with BYU’s Yoeli Childs, Gonzaga encounters another versatile, high-scoring forward. San Diego’s Isaiah Pineiro is one of the WCC’s top scorers and rebounders at 19.5 …
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 1, 2019, 7:09 p.m.
Future Gonzaga Bulldog Brock Ravet made history in style Friday.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 31, 2019, 11:03 p.m.
There was an echo inside the Marriott Center, but it was a soft one.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 31, 2019, 11:01 p.m.
Key moment, offensive MVP and defensive MVP from Gonzaga’s 93-63 victory over BYU at the Marriott Center.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 31, 2019, 11:01 p.m.
Most times Gonzaga appears on an ESPN network, the analyst informing the viewer about the Bulldogs, this year and in the past, have little to no connection to one of …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 31, 2019, 10:40 p.m.
The fourth-ranked Zags built an early lead, turned away several BYU rallies and coasted to an impressive 93-63 victory Thursday.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 30, 2019, 7:04 p.m.
The Zags have won four straight over BYU in front of packed houses of nearly 19,000 inside the spacious Marriott Center, where visitors have walked away on the losing end …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 30, 2019, 7:07 p.m.
Five-star guard Jalen Suggs has added Gonzaga to his list of recruiting trips. Suggs, a junior at Minnehaha Academy in Minneapolis, plans to visit Spokane on Feb. 9-10, according to …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 30, 2019, 6:38 p.m.
This should be one of the marquee matchups of the WCC season. BYU junior forward Yoeli Childs, 16th nationally in scoring (22.3) and 26th in rebounding (9.7), is one of …
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 29, 2019, 10:50 p.m.
Twenty-one games don’t represent a full season, but it’s enough of a sample size to indicate significant trends. Like the one that Gonzaga can flat score the ball.
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 28, 2019, 6:25 p.m.
Gonzaga barely hung on to the fourth spot in the latest AP men’s college basketball poll.
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 28, 2019
The only thing that’s changed is the uniform. Domantas Sabonis roams the court, setting concrete screens, collecting rebounds, taking high-percentage shots, dunking followed by an occasional Sabonis’ flex/snarl. Just like …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 26, 2019, 7:13 p.m.
The 36-year-old former Gonzaga Bulldog can’t recall missing a game due to injury, but a nagging knee injury has finally put him on the sidelines.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 26, 2019, 7:23 p.m.
Back to when Ira Brown first started playing professional basketball in Japan in 2011. Back before Hachimura started playing basketball.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 25, 2019, 8:25 p.m.
Clarke, who played his first two seasons at San Jose State roughly four miles from Santa Clara’s campus, probably couldn’t have scripted Gonzaga’s 98-39 rout over the Broncos any better.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 24, 2019, 11:03 p.m.
Somewhere between the opening tip – won by Gonzaga’s Brandon Clarke – and Clarke’s dunk prior to the first media timeout, it was game over.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 24, 2019, 10:44 p.m.
Key moment, offensive MVP and defensive MVP from Gonzaga’s 98-39 victory over Santa Clara at the Leavey Center
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 24, 2019, 11:16 p.m.
Early in Gonzaga’s blowout win over host Santa Clara on Thursday night, the SWX broadcast flashed a graphic on the screen. It listed the four schools that had ever won …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 24, 2019, 10:50 p.m.
Recap and highlights: No. 4 Gonzaga starts quick, runs away from Santa Clara for 27th straight WCC road win
Josh Perkins scored 18 points and dished out eight assists as fourth-ranked Gonzaga breezed by Santa Clara 98-39 on Thursday at the Leavey Center.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 24, 2019, 9:23 p.m.
Gonzaga Prep’s Anton Watson and Texas post Drew Timme, key members of Gonzaga’s 2019 recruiting class, weren’t selected for the McDonald’s All-American game.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 23, 2019, 6:30 p.m.
The fourth-ranked Zags have won 26 straight WCC road games, the longest active streak in the country, entering Saturday’s rematch against Santa Clara at the Leavey Center.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 23, 2019, 6:01 p.m.
Trey Wertz, a 6-foot-5 freshman from Charlotte, has led the Broncos in assists in eight straight games.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 22, 2019, 11:05 p.m.
Gonzaga’s ‘Big Three’ of Brandon Clarke, Rui Hachimura and Killian Tillie provides intriguing options on the court
The fourth-ranked Zags have three of the best forwards in college basketball. They saw court time together last week for the first time since Tillie’s return five games ago from …
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 22, 2019, 11:04 p.m.
Gonzaga’s Brandon Clarke has been named to the midseason watch list for the Naismith Defensive Player of the Year Award.
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 21, 2019, 10:25 p.m.
The Spokesman-Review’s Theo Lawson is one of 65 national media members voting in the Associated Press Top 25 basketball poll this season. Every week throughout the 2018-19 campaign, he’ll break …
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 21, 2019, 7:02 p.m.
Gonzaga took a step up in the rankings after a chaotic week for the best teams in college basketball.
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 20, 2019, 7:06 p.m.
Senior point guard Josh Perkins could end his Gonzaga career as the program’s all-time assists leader, but he doesn’t dish much on his health. In the second half of Saturday’s …