Stories tagged: Gonzaga Bulldogs
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 17, 2017, 8:18 p.m.
Jenn Wirth steps up, Gonzaga topples Saint Francis 97-74
Just before finals week, Gonzaga coach Lisa Fortier sifted through her bench for a bandage against UNLV. With the Zags’ top shooter Jill Barta out with an ankle injury, Fortier …
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 17, 2017, 6:09 p.m.
Gonzaga working on execution after Saturday’s close call versus UND
Count coach Mark Few among those who were surprised when Gonzaga didn’t foul intentionally on North Dakota’s last possession with the Zags nursing a three-point lead Saturday.
Sun., Dec. 17, 2017, 1:24 p.m.
IUPUI’s Brennan poses inside threat to Gonzaga
IUPUI relies on a balanced attack and doesn’t have a statistical standout, but senior forward Aaron Brennan has been a steady contributor.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 16, 2017, 10:41 p.m.
North Dakota scrapped with Gonzaga until bitter end
The Fighting Hawks certainly live up to their name.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 16, 2017, 10:09 p.m.
Zach Norvell Jr. heats up again after halftime as Gonzaga beats North Dakota
Zach Norvell Jr. produced another fine stat line – 19 points, seven rebounds, four assists and five steals – in Gonzaga’s 89-83 overtime win against North Dakota. Like several of …
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 16, 2017, 10 p.m.
Analysis: Gonzaga escapes with 89-83 overtime win over North Dakota
Gonzaga didn’t shoot well, didn’t pass well, didn’t function smoothly on offense and had issues defending North Dakota. But the 12th-ranked Zags reversed those deficiencies in the latter stages of …
Sat., Dec. 16, 2017, 8:21 p.m.
Gonzaga-North Dakota: 3 keys to the Bulldogs’ 89-83 OT win
The key moment, offensive player of the game and defensive player of the game from Gonzaga’s 89-83 OT win over North Dakota at the McCarthey Athletic Center in Spokane on …
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 16, 2017, 10:05 p.m.
TV Take: Fans might not have seen tough test coming, but play-by-play crew called it
It’s pretty interesting when one can be prophetic. And it is even more so when all three people on the Gonzaga television broadcast can do it.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 16, 2017, 8:22 p.m.
Josh Perkins, Zach Norvell Jr. come to life late as No. 12 Gonzaga avoids North Dakota’s upset bid with 89-83 OT win
Updates from Gonzaga’s basketball game against North Dakota at the McCarthey Athletic Center in Spokane on Saturday, Dec. 17, 2017.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 15, 2017, 8:01 p.m.
Washington State’s Drick Bernstine has special rooting interest in game between Gonzaga, North Dakota
Drick Bernstine, a fifth-year graduate transfer at Washington State, joined the Cougars after spending two seasons with the Fighting Hawks and was a central figure in UND’s school record 22-win …
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 15, 2017, 8:15 p.m.
Gonzaga returns to court against revamped North Dakota
They lost numerous key players from a championship team after a landmark season. Gonzaga? Yeah, we’ve addressed that pretty thoroughly. North Dakota? For sure.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 15, 2017, 4:21 p.m.
Gonzaga guards face test from Geno Crandall and North Dakota’s backcourt
North Dakota, like several non-conference visitors to the McCarthey Athletic Center, will be undersized compared to Gonzaga but the Fighting Hawks have capable guards.
Fri., Dec. 15, 2017, 6 a.m.
A New Hope: Neighbors Jill Townsend, Chandler Smith provide needed boost for Gonzaga
How whimsical was that scene last weekend at the McCarthey Athletic Center?
Fri., Dec. 15, 2017, 6 a.m.
The Force Awakens: Zach Norvell Jr. starts to heat up for Gonzaga
Turns out the Zags essentially have two starters at wing. True freshman Corey Kispert was rock solid in the first seven games before spraining his ankle against Incarnate Word on …
Wed., Dec. 13, 2017, 10:09 p.m.
Matt Santangelo pours more effort into Hoopfest after stepping away from Zags radio
Of all of Gonzaga’s men’s basketball showings last season that led the Zags to the Final Four, it’s the NCAA Tournament championship game that will be remembered the most.
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 13, 2017, 4:16 p.m.
Gonzaga’s Mark Few: ‘We need a break’
The Gonzaga Bulldogs have traveled coast to coast. They’ve played in a prestigious holiday tournament. They’ve entertained a ranked opponent and visited a long-time rival. They’re right where they want …
Tue., Dec. 12, 2017, 5:01 p.m.
Gonzaga’s remodeled locker room provides family atmosphere in spacious setting
Josh Perkins’ jaw hit the floor when he first toured Gonzaga’s remodeled men’s basketball locker room, and that was last month when construction was on-going.
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 11, 2017, 5:48 p.m.
Gonzaga’s team defense leashes Husky offense
Gonzaga had a big night offensively in Sunday’s 97-70 road victory over Washington.
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 10, 2017, 10:06 p.m.
Josh Perkins shakes off shoulder injury in Gonzaga’s rout of Washington
Josh Perkins called it a “little baby scare.” It sure didn’t seem minor at the time. The senior point guard threw a pass on the right wing in the second …
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 10, 2017, 10:09 p.m.
John Blanchette: Huskies on the rise again, but Gonzaga still the state’s top dog
Yes Mike Hopkins steered Washington to a win over Kansas. But getting the Gonzaga-UW game back to the rivalry the Huskies so desperately want it to be? That will take …
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 10, 2017, 10:04 p.m.
Analysis: Johnathan Williams, Gonzaga light up Washington’s zone
Johnathan Williams scored 23 points and 12th-ranked Gonzaga put on an offensive clinic in a 97-70 blowout of Washington in Seattle.
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 10, 2017, 7:59 p.m.
Gonzaga-Washington: 3 keys to the Bulldogs’ 97-70 win
The key moment, offensive player of the game and defensive player of the game from Gonzaga’s 97-70 win over Washington in Seattle on Sunday, Dec. 10, 2017.
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 10, 2017, 9:43 p.m.
TV Take: While Washington dominated the broadcast, Gonzaga dominated the game
To every University of Washington fan who has DirecTV and couldn’t watch the Huskies’ home game with Gonzaga on Sunday night, Pac-12 commissioner Larry Scott would like to say “you’re …
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 10, 2017, 10:18 p.m.
Recap and highlights: No. 12 Gonzaga flies past Washington in Seattle
Johnathan Williams scored a game-high 23 points and pulled down 12 rebounds as No. 12 Gonzaga easily defeated Washington 97-70 on Sunday at Alaska Airlines Arena.
Sat., Dec. 9, 2017, 8:10 p.m.
Gonzaga trying to get back on track against upset-minded Huskies
The fortunes of college basketball teams, even top five programs, can change in a hurry. Gonzaga and more so Washington are prime examples.
Sat., Dec. 9, 2017, 6:44 p.m.
Gonzaga women can’t overcome final challenge in tough loss to UNLV
Just in time, it’s finals week at Gonzaga. That should give the Bulldogs women a few days to focus on something besides Saturday’s 52-50 home loss to UNLV, which was …
Sat., Dec. 9, 2017, 11:46 a.m.
Gonzaga hopes to zero in on Washington’s zone
The key matchup in this one is simple: Gonzaga’s zone offense vs. Washington’s zone defense.
Sat., Dec. 9, 2017, 6 a.m.
A look back at five classic Gonzaga-Washington games
Here’s a look at the top five games from the last two decades, several of which helped shape the respective programs during that span.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 8, 2017, 5:09 p.m.
Washington Huskies made historic statement with win over No. 2 Kansas
The historical impact of the Washington men’s basketball team’s
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 7, 2017, 4:58 p.m.
Gonzaga playing in the Big East: far-fetched or the future?
Perhaps it’s because Gonzaga just faced Villanova and Creighton in a five-day stretch, but chatter about the Zags and the Big East Conference resurfaced again this week.