Stories tagged: Gonzaga Bulldogs
UPDATED: Sat., July 21, 2018, 5:21 p.m.
Former Gonzaga Bulldog Johnathan Williams’ pursuit of a spot in the NBA took another step forward.The 6-foot-9 forward apparently made a good summer league impression on the Los Angeles Lakers. …
Wed., July 18, 2018, 5 a.m.
Courtney Vandersloot, who leads the league with 7.7 assists per game and ranks sixth in the league in 3-point percentage (42.3), continues to jockey with Minnesota’s Tanisha Wright for 12th …
UPDATED: Tue., July 17, 2018, 5:32 p.m.
Three Gonzaga players and a former Zag have been selected to the National Association of Basketball Coaches’ Honors Court.
Sun., July 15, 2018, 5 a.m.
Zach Collins isn’t used to sitting much, so to look at a final stat sheet with the letters DNP next to his name was becoming disturbing. There wasn’t a coach …
Sat., July 14, 2018, 5 a.m.
Former Gonzaga big man Johnathan Williams keeping the faith that making an NBA roster is in his future
There’s something to be said about having faith. Johnathan Williams abides by it.
Fri., July 13, 2018, 5 a.m.
Brandon Clarke doesn’t mind the endless practices, serving on the scout team, pregame individual workouts, skill development, lifting weights and conditioning. He realizes the last year has made him a …
UPDATED: Wed., July 11, 2018, 9:31 p.m.
Ex-Gonzaga guard Jordan Mathews works to stay in NBA after summer league with the Los Angeles Clippers
After not being selected in the 2017 NBA Draft, Jordan Mathews joined the New Orleans Pelicans last summer, and then signed with the Atlanta Hawks in September before getting released …
UPDATED: Wed., July 11, 2018, 5:34 p.m.
Former Gonzaga guard Jesse Wade announced Thursday he’s transferring to BYU.
UPDATED: Wed., July 11, 2018, 5:21 p.m.
The Gonzaga men’s basketball team has earned its second consecutive National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) Team Academic Excellence Award.
Sun., July 8, 2018, 6 a.m.
In 2005, Gonzaga played three teams ranked in the top five at the time and Washington, which finished No. 8 in the AP final regular-season poll. That didn’t make our …
UPDATED: Fri., July 6, 2018, 8:54 p.m.
Geno Crandall went from under-the-radar recruit to one of biggest grad transfers of the offseason. He heard from dozens of top programs, including the University of Minnesota, where he watched …
UPDATED: Thu., July 5, 2018, 6:06 p.m.
Killian Tillie wore his jersey Saturday to Hoopfest while signing countless autographs for fans at Gonzaga’s booth. It wasn’t his Zags’ basketball No. 33 uniform. It was France’s national soccer …
UPDATED: Thu., July 5, 2018, 7:05 p.m.
Gonzaga added an important piece to its roster next season with the addition of North Dakota grad transfer Geno Crandall.Crandall, a native of Minneapolis, picked Gonzaga over Xavier and Minnesota. …
UPDATED: Wed., July 4, 2018, 5:40 p.m.
Nigel Williams-Goss has agreed to a three-year contract with Olympiacos for more than $2 million, according to Sportando. Eurohoops.net reported the same dollar figures but said the ex-Zag and the …
Wed., July 4, 2018, 10:54 a.m.
Former Gonzaga Bulldog Kyle Wiltjer will spend next season with Unicaja Malaga, the Spanish professional team announced.
UPDATED: Tue., July 3, 2018, 7:15 p.m.
Josh Perkins’ right shoulder ranks with Przemek Karnowski’s career-threatening back issue and Gary Bell Jr.’s balky knee on the list of Gonzaga’s worrisome off-season injuries in recent years.
Mon., July 2, 2018, 10:31 a.m.
Gonzaga’s Rui Hachimura scored 13 points for Japan, which crushed Chinese Taipei 108-68 Monday to advance to the next round of FIBA World Cup qualifying.
UPDATED: Fri., June 29, 2018, 3:33 p.m.
Gonzaga rising junior Rui Hachimura scored 24 points and seven rebounds as Japan stunned Australia 79-78 Friday night for a crucial FIBA World Cup qualifier victory.
UPDATED: Fri., June 29, 2018, 8:45 a.m.
John Blanchette: Omar Samhan hopes to play the spoiler role for Gonzaga fans at The Basketball Tournament
A funny thing happened to Omar Samhan in Japan last winter. He had to shake Rob Sacre’s hand – and try to keep a straight face.
UPDATED: Thu., June 28, 2018, 8:15 p.m.
Gonzaga basketball sets dates for Kraziness in the Kennel, FanFest and players’ appearances at Hoopfest
Gonzaga has set dates for the men’s basketball team’s Numerica Kraziness in the Kennel (Saturday, Oct. 6) and the women’s team’s Numerica FanFest (Oct. 13).The events will be the public’s …
UPDATED: Thu., June 28, 2018, 5:22 p.m.
Gonzaga’s 2018-19 men’s basketball schedule is nearly complete. The Zags will entertain North Dakota State (Nov. 26), North Alabama (Dec. 28) and Cal State Bakersfield (Dec. 31) at the McCarthey …
UPDATED: Mon., June 25, 2018, 8:30 p.m.
Former Gonzaga Bulldog Kyle Wiltjer tweeted Monday that he’s joining the Portland Trail Blazers’ summer league team.
UPDATED: Mon., June 25, 2018, 7:45 p.m.
Former Gonzaga guard Jordan Mathews has hooked up with the Los Angeles Clippers’ summer-league team. Mathews, who played with New Orleans in the 2017 NBA summer league, and David Michineau, …
UPDATED: Mon., June 25, 2018, 7:47 p.m.
Former Gonzaga Bulldog David Stockton is among 12 players to make the roster for the U.S. team’s upcoming World Cup qualifying games.
UPDATED: Fri., June 22, 2018, 6:13 p.m.
Former Gonzaga Bulldog Johnathan Williams will play with the Los Angeles Lakers in the NBA Summer League, the forward confirmed in a text message.
UPDATED: Fri., June 22, 2018, 3:34 p.m.
Gonzaga Prep prep guard Liam Lloyd, the son of longtime Gonzaga assistant coach Tommy Lloyd, announced on Twitter Thursday that his first scholarship offer is from Eastern Washington.
Thu., June 21, 2018, 4:47 p.m.
Gonzaga senior first baseman Jake Vieth has been named to the ABCA/Rawlings Division I Gold Glove Team, the American Baseball Coaches’ Association announced Wednesday.
UPDATED: Wed., June 20, 2018, 6:21 p.m.
Gonzaga is in the mix for North Dakota graduate transfer Geno Crandall. Crandall is expected to visit Gonzaga’s campus next weekend
UPDATED: Tue., June 19, 2018, 6:34 p.m.
Johnathan Williams has been everywhere, man, he’s been everywhere.
UPDATED: Tue., June 19, 2018, 4:07 p.m.
Former Gonzaga guard Silas Melson has signed with Lavrio, a professional team in Greece.