Stories tagged: Gonzaga women's basketball
UPDATED: SATURDAY, JAN. 21, 2017, 7:36 P.M.
Jill Barta scores 27 points in Gonzaga women’s easy win over Portland
Jill Barta scored 27 points with 11 rebounds and Gonzaga had little trouble downing Portland 85-50 on Saturday in West Coast Conference play in Portland.
THURSDAY, JAN. 19, 2017, 9:55 P.M.
Second-half defense provides difference in Gonzaga women’s victory
It was not an easy win Thursday night for the Gonzaga Bulldogs, who defeated Santa Clara 51-39 at the McCarthey Athletic Center.
UPDATED: THURSDAY, JAN. 19, 2017, 11:10 P.M.
Gonzaga women rally in the second half, top Santa Clara 51-39
Gonzaga rallied from a cold-shooting first half and went on a in the second half to beat the Santa Clara Broncos 51-39 on Thursday night at the McCarthey Athletic Center …
UPDATED: WEDNESDAY, JAN. 18, 2017, 11:02 P.M.
Gonzaga women’s basketball hopes hot streak continues
It’s been a memorable start to the new year for the Zags. Gonzaga (13-4, 4-2) is riding a four-game winning streak in 2017 after falling to Pepperdine and Pacific in …
SATURDAY, JAN. 14, 2017, 5:23 P.M.
Jill Barta scores career-high 33 and Gonzaga women come back against Saint Mary’s
A three-point play and jumper from Kiara Kudron and two steals and clutch free throws from Laura Stockton, plus a career-high 33 point from Jill Barta, gave Gonzaga an exciting …
THURSDAY, JAN. 12, 2017, 9:53 P.M.
Jill Barta scores 22 points and Gonzaga women handle Loyola Marymount
Jill Barta scored 22 points to lead Gonzaga to its third win in a row, beating Loyola Marymount 80-56 in Los Angeles on Thursday.
UPDATED: WEDNESDAY, JAN. 11, 2017, 4:54 P.M.
Lisa Fortier, Gonzaga women face high expectations on the road and at home
It isn’t always fair, but expectations don’t change at Gonzaga.
SATURDAY, JAN. 7, 2017, 11:10 P.M.
Elle Tinkle leads Gonzaga past Portland 67-55 for 2nd WCC win
Senior guard Elle Tinkle scored 16 points and sophomore Jill Barta added 10 to lead Gonzaga over the Portland Pilots 67-55 at the McCarthey Athletic Center on Saturday, giving the …
FRIDAY, JAN. 6, 2017, 11:30 P.M.
Gonzaga’s Elle Tinkle helps Zags beats USF, has rare celebration with busy family
There was a big sigh of relief at the McCarthey Athletic Center on Thursday night when Gonzaga grabbed its first win in the West Coast Conference after falling twice the …
FRIDAY, JAN. 6, 2017
Kiara Kudron leading GU women in more ways than one
Kiara Kudron is always taking one for the team.
THURSDAY, JAN. 5, 2017, 11:56 P.M.
Gonzaga women rally for first WCC win, beat San Francisco 61-46
Kiara Kudron scored a game-high 14 points with 11 boards and Emma Stach followed with nine points as the Bulldogs shook off a rocky first half and beat the San …
WEDNESDAY, JAN. 4, 2017, 2:26 P.M.
Cold-shooting Gonzaga women look for consistency Thursday against San Francisco
A little consistency will go a long way in helping the Gonzaga women regroup from a pair of stinging losses.
TUESDAY, JAN. 3, 2017, 11:16 P.M.
Women’s notebook: Gonzaga ‘searches for identity’ after slow start to WCC season
Long after the crowd left the McCarthey Athletic Center on Saturday, several Pacific women’s basketball players gathered for a selfie to celebrate their 65-63 win over the Zags.
SATURDAY, DEC. 31, 2016, 11:15 P.M.
Gonzaga women lose to Pacific, fall to 0-2 in WCC
Laura Stockton has made that shot before. And surely will again. But not on Saturday afternoon.
THURSDAY, DEC. 29, 2016, 11:32 P.M.
Gonzaga’s Kennel just not the same without the student body
But even with 6,000 fans cheering on Gonzaga to a 92-62 victory over the Waves, there was something glaringly absent at the Kennel, of which the fans and the players …
THURSDAY, DEC. 29, 2016, 9:22 P.M.
Gonzaga women knocked off by Pepperdine, 79-69, in WCC opener
The Gonzaga women have already registered some impressive “signature” wins this season. On Thursday in Malibu, California, Pepperdine got one of its own. Barbara Sitanggan scored 19 points with six …
TUESDAY, DEC. 27, 2016, 3:25 P.M.
Gonzaga women look to regain WCC basketball title
The Gonzaga women have a 9-2 record, some signature wins and a full head of steam heading into West Coast Conference play.
SATURDAY, DEC. 24, 2016, 9:35 P.M.
Gonzaga’s foreign-born players make alternative plans for the holidays
For Emma Stach, a junior guard on Gonzaga’s basketball team, this time of year only reminds her how much she misses her family. Stach came to play for GU from …
MONDAY, DEC. 19, 2016, 10:29 P.M.
GU women rally past Northwestern
On Monday night, the Gonzaga women had a fourth quarter so good, it looked magical. Actually, it was better than that.
SUNDAY, DEC. 18, 2016, 10:16 P.M.
Fortier off to her best start as Gonzaga women’s basketball coach
Lisa Fortier is on a roll. The Gonzaga women’s basketball coach is off to her best start, 7-2, in her three seasons at Gonzaga, with an upset over then-No. 11 …
TUESDAY, DEC. 13, 2016, 2:30 A.M.
Gonzaga women’s Kiara Kudron awarded player of the week
Gonzaga forward Kiara Kudron was named West Coast Conference player of the week Monday after her standout performances against Washington State on Thursday and Eastern Washington on Sunday.
SUNDAY, DEC. 11, 2016, 10:24 P.M.
Gonzaga women use their length to shut down Eastern Washington
Before the season began, Gonzaga women’s coach Lisa talked at length about … well, length.
SATURDAY, DEC. 10, 2016, 1:54 P.M.
GU seek regional sweep against Eastern
Funny, this doesn’t feel like a road trip for Gonzaga women’s basketball
SATURDAY, DEC. 3, 2016, 11:37 P.M.
Jill Barta leads Gonzaga women in 79-39 rout of Presbyterian
The Gonzaga women left the U.S. Virgin Islands last weekend on a high note, shutting down Winthrop in their final game of the Paradise Jam.
SATURDAY, DEC. 3, 2016, 6:50 P.M.
Gonzaga’s Jill Barta won four straight state championships, undefeated in high school
The redshirt sophomore from Fairfield, Montana, won 104 consecutive games which included four state championships during her high school career.
FRIDAY, DEC. 2, 2016, 6:24 P.M.
Gonzaga women’s basketball notes: Zags look to step up on defense against Presbyterian
Last week’s trip to the Paradise Jam in the U.S. Virgin Islands wasn’t quite the weekend getaway in paradise for which the Gonzaga women had hoped. Instead, the Zags got …
SATURDAY, NOV. 26, 2016, 4:44 P.M.
Women’s basketball: Gonzaga topples Winthrop to wrap up Paradise Jam
Jill Barta had 18 points and a career-high 12 rebounds and No. 25 Gonzaga cruised to a 71-41 win over Winthrop on Saturday to end a two-game losing streak at …
FRIDAY, NOV. 25, 2016, 4:57 P.M.
Women’s basketball: Leticia Romero scores 25 as No. 10 Florida State beats No. 25 Gonzaga
Leticia Romero’s career night helped Florida State beat its first ranked opponent of the season.
THURSDAY, NOV. 24, 2016, 10:52 P.M.
No. 25 Gonzaga women fall to Michigan in Paradise Jam
Katelynn Flaherty made four 3-pointers and scored 22 points, Siera Thompson added five 3s and 21 points, and Michigan beat No. 25 Gonzaga 78-66 in the Paradise Jam on Thursday …
TUESDAY, NOV. 22, 2016, 5:44 P.M.
Gonzaga women look ahead to Paradise Jam
A week in paradise is even better when you’re undefeated.