Stories tagged: Gonzaga women's basketball
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 25, 2018, 5 p.m.
The Gonzaga women (24-5, 17-1) earned the top seed in the West Coast Conference and will open WCC Tournament play against either No. 8 Pepperdine (9-19. 5-13) or No. 9 …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 24, 2018, 9:31 p.m.
The Zags honored Emma Stach and fifth-year senior Emma Wolfram in a Senior Day ceremony just before tipoff. Wolfram, who redshirted her freshman year under Kelly Graves, was sidelined for …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 24, 2018, 9:30 p.m.
Of course, the Gonzaga women had long ago clinched the West Coast Conference regular-season title. This was about the Zags making a statement and taking another step toward the one …
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 23, 2018, 5:54 p.m.
The Gonzaga women’s basketball team is doing something amazing for Emma Wolfram, whose injuries kept her off the court all season: a ceremonial start on Senior Day against BYU.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 22, 2018, 10:48 p.m.
Laura Stockton scored 14 points, including a last-minute 3-pointer that sealed the Gonzaga Bulldogs’ 58-54 win over the San Diego Toreros on Thursday.
Wed., Feb. 21, 2018, 6:42 p.m.
Gonzaga women’s basketball players Chandler Smith, Emma Stach and Katie Campbell were selected to the West Coast Conference’s all-academic team, the conference announced Wednesday.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 21, 2018, 4:52 p.m.
Games against San Diego on Thursday and BYU on Saturday also offer an opportunity to reflect on another remarkable year: The Zags are 22-5 overall, WCC champs for the 13th …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 17, 2018, 5:31 p.m.
The Gonzaga Bulldogs secured a perfect West Coast Conference road record with a 67-48 win at Pepperdine on Saturday, their 11th-straight win on the road.
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 16, 2018, 10:43 p.m.
It’s no wonder the Bulldogs have excelled so much away from Spokane this season. They are shooting 43.7 percent from the field and have posted a plus-3.6 rebounding margin in …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 15, 2018, 11:53 p.m.
Make it a baker’s dozen for the Gonzaga women.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 14, 2018, 4:48 p.m.
In more ways than one, the Gonzaga women are looking to rebound this week. Physically, emotionally and also on the glass, the Bulldogs are trying to move forward from their …
Tue., Feb. 13, 2018, 8:56 p.m.
Love of the game: Gonzaga’s Lisa, Craig Fortier among several coaching couples who work side-by-side
For most couples, mornings consist of a quick kiss goodbye and a, “Have a good day,” before heading off to work.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 10, 2018, 11:35 p.m.
Gonzaga always seems eager to welcome a friendly battle of the bigs. But when the Zags welcomed Saint Mary’s to the Kennel on Saturday, the bigs met their match.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 10, 2018, 10:07 p.m.
Barely half an hour after their toughest loss of the season, the Gonzaga women were already picking up the pieces. In this case it was a piece of the West …
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 9, 2018, 6:27 p.m.
The Gonzaga Bulldogs are looking for their 16th consecutive win when they host the Saint Mary’s Gaels on Saturday.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 8, 2018, 10:11 p.m.
The Gonzaga women reached a few milestones Thursday night. They also shed an annoying millstone – namely the Pacific Tigers, 90-66, before an appreciative crowd at the McCarthey Athletic Center.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 7, 2018, 9:25 p.m.
The Gonzaga women are trending.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 3, 2018, 6:24 p.m.
Jill Barta poured in 34 points and Gonzaga made it 14 straight wins with an 84-70 thumping of BYU on Saturday in Provo, Utah.
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 2, 2018, 9:29 p.m.
It’s the first meeting between the two rivals this season. The Zags possess a narrow 13-9 series lead over the second-place Cougars, who are three games behind Gonzaga in the …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 1, 2018, 10:06 p.m.
SAN DIEGO – Thirteen and counting. Gonzaga continued to roll undefeated through the West Coast Conference, defeating San Diego 63-44 on Thursday for its 13th consecutive victory, 11 in WCC …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 31, 2018, 4:43 p.m.
When things are going this well, it’s easy to imagine trouble lurking around the next corner.
Mon., Jan. 29, 2018, 8:54 p.m.
For the third time this year, Gonzaga’s Jill Barta is the West Coast Conference Player of the Week.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 27, 2018, 11:15 p.m.
Gonzaga dominated San Francisco in the second and third quarters en route to a 81-57 West Coast Conference women’s basketball victory on Saturday, the 12th consecutive win for the Bulldogs.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 25, 2018, 10:48 p.m.
Jessie Loera enjoys the sound of a basket just as much as the next player, but getting buckets and piling on the points is hardly her favorite part of playing …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 24, 2018, 7:10 p.m.
Laura Stockton and the Bulldogs are looking down at the rest of the West Coast Conference.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 20, 2018, 6:24 p.m.
The ball was ripe for the taking, and the Gonzaga women seized it with both hands. In fact, eight different players had a hand in Saturday’s turnover-fest, making it all …
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 19, 2018, 5:57 p.m.
Gonzaga women’s basketball coach Lisa Fortier says it all the time: “Our offense starts with our defense.”
Thu., Jan. 18, 2018, 9:39 p.m.
Jill Barta and Chandler Smith combined for 36 points Thursday and Gonzaga never trailed during a 73-65 West Coast Conference women’s basketball win that kept the Bulldogs alone in first …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 17, 2018, 5:19 p.m.
Thursday’s game at Saint Mary’s is the Bulldogs’ first major West Coast Conference test of the season. A win over the Gaels would keep GU (13-4 overall and 6-0 in …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 13, 2018, 11:14 p.m.
Asked to find any flaws in her players’ performance Saturday afternoon, Gonzaga women’s coach Lisa Fortier had to work harder than they did.