Stories tagged: Gonzaga basketball
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.
UPDATED: Sat., April 14, 2018, 7:03 p.m.
Rui Hachimura and Killian Tillie weren’t interested in declaring for the NBA Draft unless they were committed 100 percent.
UPDATED: Thu., April 12, 2018, 10:01 p.m.
Gonzaga has been active in the transfer market and that continued Thursday when two transfers said they’ve been contacted by the Zags.
UPDATED: Thu., April 12, 2018, 9:45 p.m.
It was the first word out of Pat Volkar’s mouth, and probably the sentiment hundreds were feeling Thursday at the dedication of Gonzaga’s Volkar Center for Athletic Achievement.
UPDATED: Wed., April 11, 2018, 6:52 p.m.
Gonzaga junior point guard Josh Perkins was selected to the Division I-AAA Athletics Directors Association 10-player Scholar-Athlete team.
UPDATED: Wed., April 11, 2018, 6:17 p.m.
Gonzaga is in the mix for graduate transfer Joe Cremo, a versatile 6-foot-4 guard from Albany.
UPDATED: Wed., April 11, 2018, 4:51 p.m.
Forward Killian Tillie announced Wednesday that he will return to Gonzaga for his junior season.
UPDATED: Sun., April 8, 2018, 6:57 p.m.
Rui Hachimura provided an answer to one of Gonzaga’s biggest offseason questions. The talented forward announced Sunday he will return for his junior season with the Zags.
UPDATED: Fri., April 6, 2018, 3:53 p.m.
David Stockton is sticking with the Utah Jazz. Stockton, son of Utah legend and Hall of Fame point guard John Stockton, is expected to sign with the Jazz for the …
UPDATED: Wed., April 4, 2018, 8:21 p.m.
Gonzaga is projected as a No. 1 seed, ranked in the top 10 and among the favorites to win the 2019 national title. So says ESPN.com bracketologist Joe Lunardi, seven …
UPDATED: Tue., April 3, 2018, 6:10 p.m.
Gonzaga barely hung on to a top-10 ranking in USA Today’s final college basketball poll. The Zags (32-5), who were No. 8 in USA Today’s March 5 rankings, dropped a …
Tue., April 3, 2018, 11:06 a.m.
Villanova was clearly the college basketball best team in 2017-18, romping through the NCAA Tournament, capping it rout over Michigan in the title game. Now depression sets in for college …
UPDATED: Mon., April 2, 2018, 5:20 p.m.
Gonzaga is staying put in the West Coast Conference, athletic director Mike Roth said.
UPDATED: Tue., April 3, 2018, 8:55 a.m.
In the shortest romance since Taylor Swift and, well, anybody, Gonzaga athletic director Mike Roth made official Monday the ceasefire of flirtations between the Bulldogs and the MWC. That means …
UPDATED: Sat., March 31, 2018, 6:54 p.m.
Mountain West commissioner Craig Thompson says Gonzaga likely to remain in WCC; GU officials caught a little off guard by comments
There are strong indications Gonzaga will remain in the WCC after months of discussing a possible move to the Mountain West Conference.
UPDATED: Sat., March 31, 2018, 6:14 p.m.
Gonzaga-bound forward Filip Petrusev capped his prep career with another strong performance and a national championship. Petrusev scored 15 points as No. 1 Montverde Academy capped an unbeaten season with …
UPDATED: Fri., March 30, 2018, 8:34 p.m.
Gonzaga forward Johnathan Williams’ awards collection keeps on growing. Williams on Friday was named Senior CLASS Award second-team All-American.
UPDATED: Tue., March 27, 2018, 8:21 p.m.
There are a few pressing concerns in Zagland at the moment, beginning with Gonzaga’s conference situation and followed by the team’s personnel picture for next season. Neither is crystal-clear. Both …
UPDATED: Tue., March 27, 2018, 3:42 p.m.
Senior forward Johnathan Williams has continued yet another impressive Gonzaga streak.
UPDATED: Mon., March 26, 2018, 9:06 p.m.
David Stockton logged his first minutes with the Utah Jazz on Sunday and there should be more opportunities for the former Gonzaga Bulldog in the near future.
UPDATED: Mon., March 26, 2018, 9:46 p.m.
The WCC has approved changes that will trim two games from the conference schedule and provide more protection for higher seeds at the WCC tournaments.
UPDATED: Sat., March 24, 2018, 10:22 p.m.
Oregon backup forward Oti Gildon got a big lift out of playing in her home town. Then she channeled that energy into a big performance for the Oregon Ducks on …
UPDATED: Sat., March 24, 2018, 10:40 p.m.
The shot clock is running on Gonzaga to make a decision on its conference affiliation, but the Zags sound as if they’re following one of John Wooden’s tenets: “Be quick, …
UPDATED: Sat., March 24, 2018, 11:14 p.m.
I probably owe Mark Few an apology.
UPDATED: Fri., March 23, 2018, 10:30 p.m.
John Blanchette: This season’s Gonzaga team deserves to take a bow, even if it fell short of Final Four encore
Having had so much success for so long, it gets increasingly difficult for each successive Gonzaga team to distinguish itself. Being part of a proud lineage is reward enough, certainly, …
UPDATED: Fri., March 23, 2018, 9:48 p.m.
The NCAA Tournament has been pretty special for Gonzaga, given that the Zags are the only program in the country to reach the last four Sweet 16s. The ACC hasn’t …
UPDATED: Fri., March 23, 2018, 10:16 p.m.
It wasn’t quite the ending Johnathan Williams had hoped for in his final season at Gonzaga. But shortly after Gonzaga’s 75-60 loss to Florida State, Williams reflected on the 32-5 …
UPDATED: Thu., March 22, 2018, 11:31 p.m.
There haven’t been too many what-might-have-been endings in Gonzaga University’s recent and glittery basketball history.
UPDATED: Thu., March 22, 2018, 11:31 p.m.
A solemn Silas Melson sat at his locker, not quite ready to pull off the Gonzaga jersey he’s worn 150 times through the course of his career.
UPDATED: Thu., March 22, 2018, 11:43 p.m.
Short-handed and nowhere near the top of their game. Not a good combination against an athletic, deep Florida State team.