Stories tagged: Gonzaga basketball
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 …
UPDATED: Wed., June 21, 2017, 4:04 p.m.
Gonzaga Prep standout Anton Watson orally commits to Gonzaga
In a few years, Anton Watson will go from being a Gonzaga Prep Bullpup to a Gonzaga Bulldog.
UPDATED: Tue., June 20, 2017, 5:48 p.m.
Williams-Goss determined to make NBA dream become reality
Nigel Williams-Goss has been fixated on playing in the NBA since the third grade. It was one of the reasons he challenged himself against players 2-3 years older on the …
UPDATED: Tue., June 20, 2017, 5:55 p.m.
Few Good Men draw Mostly Sports Delco in The Basketball Tournament
Brackets were released on Tuesday for The Basketball Tournament and Few Good Men could be in store for an interesting opening weekend. Few Good Men is seeded second in the …
Mon., June 19, 2017, 8:44 p.m.
Ex-Zag Jordan Mathews hoping to find alternative path to NBA
Jordan Mathews isn’t planning on watching the NBA Draft on Thursday. He isn’t hosting a watch party with family and friends.
UPDATED: Mon., June 19, 2017, 10:06 p.m.
Ex-Zag Przemek Karnowski trying to beat the odds again in NBA pursuit
Przemek Karnowski is facing long odds again, but that’s nothing new for the former Gonzaga center.
UPDATED: Thu., June 15, 2017, 4:29 p.m.
Ex-Zag Bryan Alberts considering VCU, Long Beach State and Weber State
Former Gonzaga guard Bryan Alberts said he’s narrowed his choices to Virginia Commonwealth, Weber State and Long Beach State.
UPDATED: Thu., June 15, 2017, 4:27 p.m.
Former Gonzaga walk-on Dustin Triano transferring to Western Oregon
Former Gonzaga walk-on Dustin Triano will play his senior season of basketball at Western Oregon University.
UPDATED: Wed., June 14, 2017, 4:52 p.m.
Illinois State’s MiKyle McIntosh, who listed Gonzaga in his final four, picks Oregon
Illinois State grad transfer MiKyle McIntosh, who listed Gonzaga in his final four, announced Wednesday on Twitter that he will play his senior season at Oregon.
Tue., June 13, 2017, 12:24 p.m.
Nigel Williams-Goss named WCC scholar-athlete of the year
Nigel Williams-Goss has added another award to his sizable collection of on- and off-court honors.
Fri., June 9, 2017, 5:21 p.m.
Former Zag Kelly Olynyk says he didn’t skip a class as Gonzaga undergrad
Kelly Olynyk was an Academic All-American at Gonzaga and he revealed one of the reasons why during a recent public appearance. The Boston Celtics forward, speaking at an event honoring …
Wed., June 7, 2017, 4:40 p.m.
2018 point guard Brandon Williams picks Arizona over Gonzaga, other schools
Brandon Williams, a standout point guard in the 2018 class, had Gonzaga in his top five, but it seemed clear that Arizona was at the top of his list.