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LeBrun proves himself on the baseball field for Zags

There was a time, before Cory LeBrun was an offensive cornerstone of a team competing for an NCAA tournament bid, when the Gonzaga outfielder wondered if he was capable of …


Simon’s shutout was historic for Cougs

Scott Simon’s best start of the season was also one of the better outings, statistically, for a Washington State pitcher in quite a while. WSU’s Sunday starter was named Pac-12 …


UPDATED: Sat., March 23, 2013, 10:48 p.m.

Flurry of Shocker 3-pointers sends Gonzaga home early

Gonzaga had been at its best in crunch time all season. The Bulldogs had been outstanding defensively over the last half of the season, earning a label as the best …


Armstead really has paid his dues

SALT LAKE CITY – There will be talk throughout this NCAA tournament, from teams both favored and forgotten, about reaping the benefits of dedication and hard work paying off. Wichita …


Shockers’ Armstead really has paid his dues

There will be talk throughout this NCAA tournament, from teams both favored and forgotten, about reaping the benefits of dedication and hard work paying off. Wichita State guard Malcolm Armstead …


Dower: Message received

Out of the corner of his eye, junior forward Sam Dower caught a few seconds of the Kansas State-La Salle game on a wall-mounted television inside Gonzaga’s locker room. He …


Iowa State faces Gonzaga’s McCarthey magic

Bill Fennelly’s phone lit up Monday as friends responded to Iowa State’s NCAA tournament assignment. “I probably had 20 text messages saying, ‘Congratulations, and you got a terrible draw,’” the …


GU faces a difficult road as a No. 1 seed

SALT LAKE CITY – Thinking back, it was maybe 10 minutes into the impossibly fun tale of Gonzaga basketball that the Zags evolved from humble, lovable underdogs into something less …


Gonzaga’s women can count on Palmer

Gonzaga’s Most Valuable Player appreciated the timely support from Gonzaga’s Most Valuable Player.


John Blanchette: Zags enjoy view from the top

In a new twist to an old tale, the Gonzaga Bulldogs celebrated their latest bauble with a hike among their flock roaring hosannas at the Orleans Arena. Sure, past champions …


Gonzaga holds No. 1 ranking

Gonzaga is no one-week wonder at No. 1. The Bulldogs beat Loyola Marymount 66-48 in its first — and so far only — game as the nation’s top-ranked team. They …


UPDATED: Sat., March 9, 2013, 11:08 p.m.

No. 1 Gonzaga beats LMU

Elias Harris had 21 points and eight rebounds to lead No. 1 Gonzaga over Loyola Marymount 66-48 on Saturday night in the semifinals of the West Coast conference tournament.


Blanchette: GU women arrived at familiar place, but take different path

Here’s what we knew about the Gonzaga Bulldogs when the women’s basketball season began: more than half the team’s scoring and rebounding from last year gone, no all-league players returning, …


Cheslek, Kudron step up in GU women’s win

The top-seeded Bulldogs utilized multiple scoring options and smothering pressure defense to crush No. 4 seed BYU 62-43 in the WCC women’s basketball tournament semifinals at the Orleans Arena.


Zag men don’t lack for motivation

The Gonzaga Bulldogs’ rise to No. 1 in the men’s college basketball polls hasn’t clouded their memories entering the WCC tournament.


Bulldogs accustomed to physical play

It’s happened to virtually every Gonzaga standout player through the years. They become the focus of opponents’ scouting reports, draw the most attention, an occasional gimmick defense and usually end …


UPDATED: Sat., March 2, 2013, 9:38 p.m.

No. 2 Gonzaga beats Portland

Elias Harris had 20 points and nine rebounds as No. 2 Gonzaga beat Portland 81-52 on Saturday to stake a claim to its first-ever No. 1 ranking in The Associated …


GU honors three seniors

They entered Gonzaga’s basketball program at different times but will exit together. Elias Harris, Mike Hart and Guy Landry Edi have shaped unique careers at Gonzaga, which closes the regular …


No. 2 Gonzaga faces big challenge

There are no guarantees in men’s college basketball this season, as demonstrated by an upset-filled last month. That applies to No. 2 Gonzaga, which has adeptly sidestepped the Top 10 …


UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 23, 2013, 9:33 p.m.

No. 3 Zags coast past San Diego

Kevin Pangos scored 18 points and No. 3 Gonzaga beat San Diego 81-50 on Saturday, putting the Bulldogs in position to rise to second in the AP poll after No. …


Victory at home over San Diego would return regular- season crown to Gonzaga

The West Coast Conference men’s basketball championship has always been a priority on Gonzaga’s checklist of goals. There was no check mark next to the regular-season title a year ago …


Zags can check off major goal with win

The West Coast Conference championship has always been a priority on Gonzaga’s checklist of goals.


No. 3 Zags run wild for 40 minutes

The Gonzaga Bulldogs probably set a season high for standing ovations Wednesday night. Some of the biggest praise came afterward from head coach Mark Few.


No. 3 Zags gear up for Broncos

While national pundits debate Gonzaga’s merits as a potential No. 1 seed in the NCAA Tournament, the Bulldogs are closing in on a top seed entirely within their grasp. Gonzaga …


No. 3 Zags gear up for Santa Clara

While national pundits debate Gonzaga’s merits as a potential No. 1 seed in the NCAA Tournament, the Bulldogs are closing in on a top seed entirely within their grasp.


UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 16, 2013, 9:19 p.m.

Gonzaga holds off San Francisco

Kelly Olynyk had 26 points and nine rebounds and Elias Harris added 17 points and 13 rebounds to carry No. 5 Gonzaga past pesky San Francisco 71-61 on Saturday, snapping …


Plenty at stake for Gonzaga, Saint Mary’s

For all the talk about Gonzaga’s lofty position in the college basketball polls and the possibility of earning a No. 1 seed in the NCAA tournament, there is still the …


Pangos, Olynyk tame Lions

Kevin Pangos and Kelly Olynyk each scored 20 points as No. 6 Gonzaga beat Loyola Marymount 74-55 on Saturday, a victory which left the Zags poised to break into the …


Gonzaga wants to avoid upset epidemic

The sixth-ranked Gonzaga Bulldogs have sidestepped the upsets above and below them in the polls with five straight wins. “We definitely see all of that but we’re just trying to …


Bulldog’s Winters a super sub

Gonzaga’s 27-point lead over BYU had shrunk to nine in a matter of 7 1/2 minutes. The smart money said the Bulldogs would attempt to stem the tide by turning …