Stories tagged: Gonzaga women's basketball
SATURDAY, FEB. 11, 2017, 4:31 A.M.
Jill Barta adapts, leads Gonzaga women to another big year
Jill Barta is a game-changer because she’s willing to change her game to help the Bulldogs win.
THURSDAY, FEB. 9, 2017, 11:47 P.M.
Big third quarter lifts Gonzaga women past LMU, 73-61
Gonzaga women’s coach Lisa Fortier will gladly take a slice of the credit for that remarkable third quarter.
THURSDAY, FEB. 9, 2017, 9:46 P.M.
GU women extend streak to 11 wins despite slow start
The Gonzaga women won their 11th straight game, 73-61 over Loyola Marymount, but not in an ideal fashion.
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 8, 2017, 11:04 P.M.
Gonzaga women not sure which LMU team they’ll face
There’s a bit more uncertainty for the Bulldogs going into their West Coast Conference matchup against Loyola Marymount.
SATURDAY, FEB. 4, 2017, 11:51 P.M.
Jill Barta’s late free throws lift Gonzaga women over Santa Clara for 500th program win
Jill Barta made a pair of free throws with two seconds left, then Chandler Smith blocked Morgan McGwire’s last second effort and Gonzaga escaped with a 50-49 win over Santa …
FRIDAY, FEB. 3, 2017, 9:22 P.M.
Gonzaga women make quick turnaround to play at Santa Clara
A day after Gonzaga stomped conference rival BYU in Spokane, the Zags got on a plane and headed to California to hopefully extend their nine-game winning streak in Santa Clara.
THURSDAY, FEB. 2, 2017, 11:55 P.M.
Gonzaga women hit record 17 3-pointers in rout of BYU
Gonzaga’s Zhane Templeton pulled back and tossed up her second shot of the game, her toes just beyond the arc. It seemed as though the entire arena held its breath, …
UPDATED: THURSDAY, FEB. 2, 2017, 10:53 P.M.
Gonzaga student makes half-court shot at women’s game to collect cool $1,700
Practice on half-court shots paid off for Gonzaga senior Nick Glazewski. He won $1,700 for a bank shot at the Gonzaga women’s game on Thursday night.
UPDATED: WEDNESDAY, FEB. 1, 2017, 9:02 P.M.
Gonzaga women face key game against BYU
No disrespect to Gonzaga’s other West Coast Conference rivals, but the BYU rivalry is special.
TUESDAY, JAN. 31, 2017, 11:39 P.M.
Women’s basketball notes: Gonzaga gets big lift from its bench
Perhaps the rest of the West Coast Conference is out of its depth – at least compared to the Gonzaga women.
UPDATED: SATURDAY, JAN. 28, 2017, 10:03 P.M.
Gonzaga women shoot down Pepperdine, 83-61
How good was the Gonzaga women’s outside shooting Saturday? Good enough to serve up free tacos for all 6,000 fans the McCarthey Athletic Center – by halftime.
UPDATED: THURSDAY, JAN. 26, 2017, 9:16 P.M.
Jill Barta’s buzzer-beating layup lifts Gonzaga women over San Diego
Jill Barta’s cutting layup at the buzzer was the difference as Gonzaga (16-4, 7-2) came from behind late and edged San Diego (9-10, 3-6) 57-55 in West Coast Conference play …
UPDATED: WEDNESDAY, JAN. 25, 2017, 8:45 P.M.
Gonzaga women face grudge games against San Diego, Pepperdine
Make no mistake: this is Payback Week for the Gonzaga women.
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.
WEDNESDAY, JAN. 11, 2017, 10:47 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.