Arrow-right Camera

The Spokesman-Review Newspaper The Spokesman-Review

Monday, February 18, 2019  Spokane, Washington  Est. May 19, 1883
Clear Night 10° Clear


Everything tagged

Sort by:

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 faces quick turnaround, talented San Diego Toreros

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.

Gonzaga-San Diego key matchup: Isaiah Pineiro ranks among WCC’s best scorers and rebounders

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 becomes Washington’s all-time leading scorer

Future Gonzaga Bulldog Brock Ravet made history in style Friday.

UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 31, 2019, 11:03 p.m.

Analysis: Gonzaga silences BYU, crowd en route to 93-63 victory

There was an echo inside the Marriott Center, but it was a soft one.

UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 31, 2019, 11:01 p.m.

Gonzaga-BYU: 3 keys to the Bulldogs’ 93-63 victory over the Cougars

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.

TV Take: Familiar face guides fans through Gonzaga’s thumping of BYU

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.

Recap and highlights: Brandon Clarke, Rui Hachimura lead No. 4 Gonzaga to 93-63 blowout of BYU

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.

Gonzaga puts West Coast Conference road winning streak on the line against BYU

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 2020 guard Jalen Suggs schedules visit to Gonzaga

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.

Gonzaga-BYU key matchup: Zags’ trio of bigs tangles with Cougars’ Yoeli Childs

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.

Gonzaga’s offense putting up record-setting numbers

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 hangs on to fourth in AP college basketball poll

Gonzaga barely hung on to the fourth spot in the latest AP men’s college basketball poll.

UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 28, 2019

Former Gonzaga star Domantas Sabonis working way up NBA ranks

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.

Former Gonzaga standout Ira Brown on the mend to resume pro career in Japan

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.

Ira Brown, Rui Hachimura share Gonzaga, Japan connection

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.

Gonzaga rewind: Brandon Clarke shines in return to Bay Area

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.

Analysis: Gonzaga never challenged in 59-point romp over Santa Clara

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.

Gonzaga-Santa Clara: 3 keys to the Bulldogs’ 98-39 victory over the Broncos

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.

TV Take: No road woes for No. 4 Gonzaga in rout of Santa Clara

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 commitments Anton Watson, Drew Timme not selected for McDonald’s All-American rosters

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.

Gonzaga tries to continue WCC road mastery against Santa Clara

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.

Gonzaga-Santa Clara key matchup: Trey Wertz on hot streak entering rematch

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 on watch list for Naismith Defensive Player of Year Award

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.

How we voted: A chaotic week for the elite as top-10 teams win 11 times, lose seven more

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 moves up to No. 4, Tennessee takes over top spot in AP Top 25

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.

Gonzaga rewind: Josh Perkins demonstrates his toughness again in win over Pilots

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 …