Stories tagged: Gonzaga women's basketball
Thu., Aug. 16, 2018, 5:17 p.m.
Gonzaga will face defending national champion Notre Dame in the opening game of the inaugural Vancouver Showcase on Nov. 22, organizers announced Thursday.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 9, 2018, 4:42 p.m.
Gonzaga women’s basketball fans may be getting the best of all worlds in the nonconference schedule announced Thursday.
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 7, 2018, 5:21 p.m.
Basketball season will always be a grind, but life will get a bit easier this season for the Gonzaga women. After a two-year hiatus, the West Coast Conference is going …
UPDATED: Sat., June 30, 2018, 11:53 p.m.
Elite bracket update: High school team, Stars and Stripes, rolling through Hoopfest’s elite women’s division
Stars and Stripes, which features Notre Dame commit Samantha Brunelle, the top-ranked recruit in 2019 recruiting class, won both of its games Saturday, three months after winning a USA Basketball …
UPDATED: Thu., June 7, 2018, 4:21 p.m.
Emma Stach is back where she began, but richer for the experience of four years at Gonzaga. A fixture for the Zags, the high-energy guard is home in Germany, where …
Fri., May 25, 2018
To all those banners hanging in the McCarthey Athletic Center, the Zags can proudly add another – national academic champions for 2016-17.
UPDATED: Thu., May 10, 2018, 4:15 p.m.
Four weeks after going in the third round of the WNBA draft, former Gonzaga star Jill Barta was released Thursday by the Minnesota Lynx.
UPDATED: Fri., April 20, 2018, 5:25 p.m.
The Gonzaga coaches must have liked what they saw last November from Anamaria Virjoghe of Northwest Christian College. In an exhibition game at the Kennel, the 6-foot-5 Romanian had seven …
UPDATED: Thu., April 12, 2018, 7:56 p.m.
Jill Barta may just get the best of both worlds.
UPDATED: Fri., March 30, 2018, 4:37 p.m.
The Gonzaga women overachieved again this year, and probably will need to do it again next season.
Fri., March 30, 2018, 4:03 p.m.
Jill Barta has a message for Gonzaga women’s basketball fans: Please try to understand.
UPDATED: Sun., March 25, 2018, 8:59 p.m.
The base of the coaching ladder is littered with names of those who weren’t able to make that next step – lower-level head coaches who couldn’t find the same success …
UPDATED: Fri., March 23, 2018, 8 p.m.
With the surprise departure of Jill Barga, the Gonzaga women “have no choice but to move on,” coach Lisa Fortier said Thursday.
UPDATED: Thu., March 22, 2018, 11:36 p.m.
Jill Barta, Gonzaga’s leading scorer and West Coast Conference MVP, to forgo final season of eligibility
Gonzaga basketball star Jill Barta, who led the Zags to NCAA Tournament appearances the last two seasons, is moving on.
Sun., March 18, 2018, 5:57 p.m.
It really is all about the journey. Soon, Emma Stach will begin a new one, but Saturday was about the one that just ended.
UPDATED: Sat., March 17, 2018, 11:40 p.m.
Going into Saturday’s game, the challenge was obvious: How do you slow down a physical, high-scoring junior forward who also can shoot from outside?
UPDATED: Sat., March 17, 2018, 11:40 p.m.
The difference between a No. 12 seed and a 13 is bigger than it looks. For Gonzaga and Missouri, it’s as big as the Florida Gulf.
UPDATED: Sat., March 17, 2018, 11:42 p.m.
With a big edge on the boards and great long-range shooting, the Stanford Cardinal eliminate Gonzaga
UPDATED: Fri., March 16, 2018, 11:23 p.m.
On Saturday, against a balanced Stanford, that means getting off to a solid start, or at least better than the 13-point hole they found themselves in after one quarter against …
UPDATED: Fri., March 16, 2018, 11:27 p.m.
Expectations are a bit different at Stanford University.
UPDATED: Fri., March 16, 2018, 11:16 p.m.
In this game, there is no rearview mirror. But there is film. Gonzaga’s 68-63 nonconference win here 16 months ago has no more relevance than Stanford’s Elite Eight triumph seven …
UPDATED: Thu., March 15, 2018, 5:28 p.m.
And unless Gonzaga do something about it, Brittany McPhee will be in her comfort zone on Saturday afternoon in the first round of the NCAA Tournament, willing her Stanford teammates …
UPDATED: Thu., March 15, 2018, 5:43 p.m.
The Stanford, California pod of the NCAA Tournament not only features four quality teams, but plenty of talented players.
Thu., March 15, 2018, 4:55 p.m.
As the Gonzaga women aim for a deep run in the NCAA Tournament, what better time than now to find their aim from deep?
Wed., March 14, 2018, 5:28 p.m.
Looking for a turning point in Gonzaga’s season? Oddly enough, it probably turned when Jill Barta turned her ankle in Pullman on Dec. 6.
Wed., March 14, 2018, 4:58 p.m.
Along with fellow true freshman forwards Jill and LeeAnne Wirth, the versatile Jill Townsend is a big reason the reason Gonzaga is back in the NCAA Tournament for the 10th …
UPDATED: Tue., March 13, 2018, 9:20 p.m.
This is what a down year looks like at Stanford: Twenty-two wins against the fifth-toughest schedule in the nation, a 13 RPI, with a runner-up finish in the Pac-12 and …
UPDATED: Tue., March 13, 2018, 5:12 p.m.
After the NCAA stuck the Gonzaga women with a No. 13 seed Monday night, surely the get-out-of-the-West-Coast-Conference crowd gained a few more followers.
Mon., March 12, 2018, 10:25 p.m.
If the Gonzaga women were disappointed on Selection Monday, they didn’t show it. The smiles were so wide and the cheers so loud, you’d swear the Zags had just been …
UPDATED: Mon., March 12, 2018, 5:15 p.m.
The NCAA selection committee awarded the Gonzaga Bulldogs a No. 13 seed in the women’s 2018 NCAA Tournament on Monday. The Zags will play No. 4-seeded Stanford in the Lexington …