Stories tagged: Gonzaga women's basketball
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.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 11, 2018, 10:58 p.m.
Their season scoring leader didn’t make a field goal and their 3-point shooting faltered.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 10, 2018, 4:23 p.m.
After only four games, the chase is on in the West Coast Conference women’s basketball race.
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 7, 2018, 5:16 p.m.
Chandler Smith had 19 points and seven rebounds to lead the Gonzaga Bulldogs (11-4, 4-0 West Coast Conference) in a 77-66 victory over the Loyola Marymount Lions (11-4, 3-1) on …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 4, 2018, 10:48 p.m.
Jill Barta scored 27 points and grabbed 11 rebounds to lead the Gonzaga Bulldogs (10-4, 3-0 West Coast Conference) in a 73-51 win over the Pepperdine Waves (6-7, 2-1) on …
Wed., Jan. 3, 2018, 6:24 p.m.
Some New Year’s resolutions depend less on willpower than on sheer luck.
Sat., Dec. 30, 2017, 6:31 p.m.
Jill Barta had her seventh double-double of the season and Gonzaga defeated Santa Clara 63-51 on Saturday to remain undefeated through two games in West Coast Conference women’s basketball.
Thu., Dec. 28, 2017, 11:38 p.m.
Gonzaga began the West Coast Conference women’s basketball season with a bang on Thursday as five players scored in double figures during a 99-72 win over host Pacific.
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 26, 2017, 7:53 p.m.
Eleven games into the season, so much has changed for the Gonzaga women – and so little.
Tue., Dec. 26, 2017, 6 a.m.
On any given day, 27-year-old Emma Moon is a counselor, confidante or cheerleader for more than 300 student-athletes. She’s paying it forward every day.
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 21, 2017, 9:51 p.m.
Basically, the Gonzaga women had a great game Thursday night. The Bulldogs beat Western Illinois, 80-65, the old-fashioned way; they hit the short jumper, crashed the boards and got to …
Wed., Dec. 20, 2017, 5:44 p.m.
Western Illinois knocked off 18th-ranked Stanford for the program’s first win over a ranked team. It also was the biggest win in school history for the Leathernecks, whose next game …
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 17, 2017, 8:18 p.m.
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 …
Fri., Dec. 15, 2017, 6 a.m.
How whimsical was that scene last weekend at the McCarthey Athletic Center?