Stories tagged: Gonzaga women's basketball
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 1, 2018, 9:44 p.m.
When Gonzaga hosts No. 8 Stanford on Sunday at 2 p.m., perhaps the biggest cheering section in the Kennel will be for two players for the opposing team.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 30, 2018, 11:05 p.m.
“I have tended to have too much energy at moments, but now I feel like I’m bringing the right pace,” said Jessie Loera, the quickest player on the team and …
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 28, 2018, 9:37 p.m.
It may have been their lowest scoring game of the young season, but the Gonzaga women did just enough to win, defeating Colorado State 50-39.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 27, 2018, 6:34 p.m.
Gonzaga’s women’s basketball team, off to its best start in the Lisa Fortier era, seeks a small bit of revenge Wednesday.
Mon., Nov. 26, 2018, 10:22 a.m.
Notre Dame and UConn remain the top two teams in The Associated Press women’s basketball poll, setting up a 1-vs.-2 matchup on Sunday.
Sat., Nov. 24, 2018, 4:35 p.m.
Gonzaga’s women’s basketball team epitomized offensive balance Saturday.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 23, 2018, 5:26 p.m.
Zykera Rice scored 16 points and Gonzaga topped Rutgers 57-40 in the consolation semifinals of the Vancouver Showcase at the Vancouver (B.C.) Convention Centre on Friday.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 22, 2018, 5:43 p.m.
Arike Ogunbowale scored 21 points and No. 1 Notre Dame beat Gonzaga 81-65 in the first game of the inaugural Vancouver Showcase. Brianna Turner added 16 points and 10 rebounds.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 21, 2018, 3:08 p.m.
Playing Notre Dame in the Vancouver Showcase offers the Zags a glance at what is to come following conference play in the NCAA tournament: big-time teams with big-time players.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 17, 2018, 10:48 p.m.
Gonzaga, which improved to 18-26 against current Mountain West teams, earned a 37-36 advantage on the glass, and outscored the Rebels in the paint, 36-22. The Zags have now outscored …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 16, 2018, 12:05 a.m.
Gonzaga women’s basketball head coach Lisa Fortier announced the signing of Houston-area standouts Kayleigh and Kaylynne Truong to National Letters of Intent for the 2019-20 season on Wednesday.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 13, 2018, 9:48 p.m.
Saddled by foul trouble in her last game, Zykera Rice had no such issues on Tuesday night.
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 11, 2018, 9:50 p.m.
Eastern Washington held Gonzaga’s offense in check for about three quarters on Sunday. But the Eagles’ offense didn’t take advantage of the Bulldogs’ early shooting woes, and eventually Gonzaga pulled …
Sat., Nov. 10, 2018, 5 a.m.
The weaknesses – inconsistent rebounding and some defensive lapses in the second half of Wednesday night’s game against Montana – are all relative. After all, the Zags won 76-52 in …
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 7, 2018, 9:37 p.m.
The turning point Wednesday night at the Kennel came when Gonzaga coach Lisa Fortier turned to her bench.
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 5, 2018, 10:44 p.m.
Quality minutes can be measured in many ways. For Melody Kempton, it was the 5,000-plus fans who watched her and Gonzaga beat Carroll College last Friday night at the McCarthey …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 2, 2018, 10:30 p.m.
Most notable in the Zags’ offensive performance was the distribution of scoring. All but two of the 11 players who played scored and five players finished in double figures.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 1, 2018, 7:05 p.m.
For now, expectations for the Gonzaga women don’t extend beyond Friday night’s exhibition against Carroll College.
Thu., Nov. 1, 2018, 6 a.m.
The way Laura Stockton sees it, if she makes some noise this season, so will Gonzaga.
Thu., Nov. 1, 2018, 6 a.m.
The Zags are going for their third straight West Coast Conference regular-season and tournament titles, and they have just the personnel to do it.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 17, 2018, 6:52 p.m.
There’s a lot to like about this year’s Gonzaga women’s basketball team. The Zags are deep, experienced and savvy.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 13, 2018, 10:52 p.m.
Gonzaga women’s basketball coach Lisa Fortier casually chatted with fans before Numerica FanFest on Saturday and took a seat at the scorer’s table for the team scrimmage.
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 2, 2018, 8:44 p.m.
Great expectations are the norm every fall at the Kennel. That goes triple for the three senior starters on the Gonzaga women’s team, who also expect to win a third …
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.