Stories tagged: Gonzaga basketball
UPDATED: Fri., June 1, 2018, 7:14 p.m.
“What if?” When it comes to sports, it’s hard to find two words as compelling. And it’s the inspiration behind an occasional new series that we’ll kick off this Sunday …
UPDATED: Fri., June 1, 2018, 8:24 p.m.
The college basketball season is five months away, but Gonzaga isn’t standing still in the polls or the opinion of Las Vegas oddsmakers. Way-too-early polls and national championship odds have …
UPDATED: Fri., June 1, 2018, 11:42 p.m.
Guard Jesse Wade is leaving Gonzaga’s basketball program, the school announced.
UPDATED: Thu., May 31, 2018, 6:47 p.m.
The Seattle Mariners’ fourth annual Gonzaga Night will have a strong Zags presence. Former Zag Marco Gonzales is scheduled to start Saturday night’s game against Tampa Bay at Safeco Field. …
UPDATED: Thu., May 31, 2018, 4:44 p.m.
Gonzaga will face seven West Coast Conference foes twice and play Portland and Pepperdine once next season under the conference’s new scheduling format.
UPDATED: Tue., May 29, 2018, 4:01 p.m.
A round of applause for basketball fans in Spokane and perhaps a standing ovation for Cheney.
UPDATED: Tue., May 29, 2018, 4:55 p.m.
Zane Martin, a high-scoring guard who is transferring from Towson, is expected to visit Gonzaga next month.
UPDATED: Fri., May 25, 2018, 3:34 p.m.
In two decades, five Division I players have been named first-team All-Americans for academics, athletics in the same year. Three were from Gonzaga.
During the last 20 years, only five Division I players were named first-team All-Americans on the court and in the classroom during the same academic year. Three are from Gonzaga.
UPDATED: Wed., May 23, 2018, 4:13 p.m.
Nine Gonzaga teams, including women’s basketball, earned a perfect Academic Progress Rate, the NCAA announced Wednesday.
UPDATED: Wed., May 23, 2018, 6:04 p.m.
The Zags will entertain the Aggies on Nov. 15 at the McCarthey Athletic Center. The return game will come in the 2019-20 season at Reed Arena in College Station.
UPDATED: Tue., May 22, 2018, 11:14 p.m.
On Tuesday, crews from Japan’s six national television channels – 20 people in all – descended on McCarthey Athletic Center to explore Ruiworld.
UPDATED: Tue., May 22, 2018, 11:08 p.m.
Rui Hachimura wasn’t the only one getting grilled by Japanese television crews Tuesday. Bulldogs head coach Mark Few and assistant Tommy Lloyd had to parry some questions about their star …
UPDATED: Tue., May 22, 2018, 12:02 p.m.
Matt Santangelo joins Press Box Podcast to talk about early years of Gonzaga’s rise to national prominence
Hoopfest Executive Director Matt Santangelo returned to The Spokesman-Review’s Press Box Podcast with Larry Weir on Monday to talk college basketball, specifically Gonzaga basketball.
UPDATED: Fri., May 18, 2018, 3:55 p.m.
The Zags will face Tennessee on Dec. 9 in the headliner of the Jerry Colangelo Classic doubleheader at Talking Stick Resort Arena in Phoenix.
UPDATED: Wed., May 16, 2018, 2:20 p.m.
Gonzaga made another final four, this one for its student-athletes’ academic prowess. Eleven of the Bulldogs’ 15 Academic Progress Rate-eligible athletic programs received NCAA Public Recognition Awards, placing Gonzaga third …
UPDATED: Thu., May 10, 2018, 5:46 p.m.
Gonzaga rising sophomore forward Corey Kispert has been selected to play with an Athletes in Action team that will tour the Czech Republic and Spain.
UPDATED: Wed., May 9, 2018, 5:18 p.m.
Kelly Olynyk, the former Gonzaga standout, has found a higher calling for the locks that have defined his NBA career.
Tue., May 8, 2018, 6:01 p.m.
On Tuesday, Dan Dickau was a guest on The Spokesman-Review’s Press Box Podcast, hosted by Larry Weir, and looked ahead to next season for the Zags.
UPDATED: Tue., May 8, 2018, 6:41 p.m.
Albany graduate transfer Joe Cremo, who listed Gonzaga among his five finalists, committed to defending national champion Villanova.
Mon., May 7, 2018, 4:38 p.m.
Former Gonzaga Bulldog Johnathan Williams will participate in the Professional Basketball Combine (PBC) on May 22-23 at the IMG Academy in Bradenton, Florida.
UPDATED: Sat., May 5, 2018, 7:37 p.m.
Gonzaga made a strong push in the past two months for point guard Brandon Williams, but it wasn’t enough to land one of the nation’s top recruits. Williams announced his …
UPDATED: Wed., May 2, 2018, 5:35 p.m.
Few Good Men, comprised of former Zags and probably a few others who played at schools in the region, will be joined by Gael Force (featuring Saint Mary’s alums), Team …
UPDATED: Mon., April 30, 2018, 7:46 p.m.
And now, three schools wait until Saturday. Brandon Williams concluded his weekend recruiting visit to Gonzaga by catching a flight home Monday morning to southern California. He tweeted Monday afternoon …
Wed., April 25, 2018, 5:19 p.m.
Gonzaga athletic director Mike Roth favors several of commission’s proposals but implementing changes could be tough
Gonzaga athletic director Mike Roth found few surprises in the Commission on College Basketball’s recommendations. Then again, he wasn’t expecting any.
UPDATED: Mon., April 23, 2018, 8:35 p.m.
Zach Collins’ rookie year with the Portland Trail Blazers was more like two seasons in one. The former Gonzaga Bulldog barely saw the floor in the first two months of …
UPDATED: Fri., April 20, 2018, 8:29 p.m.
Former Gonzaga point guard Kevin Pangos and his Zalgiris teammates are trying to add a few more chapters to their historic season.
UPDATED: Fri., April 20, 2018, 4:26 p.m.
Gonzaga point guard Josh Perkins had surgery Friday to repair a recurring right shoulder injury.
UPDATED: Wed., April 18, 2018, 6:52 p.m.
Tom Hudson can’t help but talk a big game: That’s what happens when you’re the voice of Gonzaga athletics. For the past 16 years, Hudson has been courtside for a …
Mon., April 16, 2018, 8:18 p.m.
Gonzaga is one of three finalists for top 40 recruit Brandon Williams.
UPDATED: Mon., April 16, 2018, 9:06 p.m.
It’s one of those basketball games fans circle on the calendar, and now there’s an actual date to circle.