Stories tagged: Gonzaga women's basketball
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 26, 2015, 4:24 p.m.
Gonzaga women picked to win WCC title
The Gonzaga women’s basketball team has won 11 straight WCC titles and coaches don’t see a change at the top this season.
UPDATED: Thu., July 23, 2015, 10:11 p.m.
GU women land Nebraska transfer Chandler Smith
Highly recruited women’s basketball player Chandler Smith will transfer to Gonzaga after playing one season with Nebraska, the school announced on Thursday.
Tue., June 23, 2015, 11:31 a.m.
Gonzaga women land top guard, Jessie Loera
Jessie Loera of Moses Lake, regarded as one of the best guards in her class in the nation, has given Gonzaga an oral commitment.
Sun., March 29, 2015
Six minutes and thirty-four seconds. That’s how long it took Saturday for Gonzaga’s 17-point lead to turn from another glorious upset into one of the biggest NCAA tournament comebacks in …
Mon., March 16, 2015, 9:23 p.m.
GU women headed to Corvallis for NCAAs
Ending one of the longest weeks any of them could remember, the Gonzaga women’s basketball players erupted with a roar Monday when the Zags finally came up on the NCAA …
Tue., March 10, 2015
Gonzaga women lose to BYU in semis; NCAA fate up in the air
LAS VEGAS – Down the stretch, top-seeded Gonzaga lost its way offensively, its composure and ultimately the game. Now, the Zags face an uncomfortable week of waiting to find out …
Sat., March 7, 2015
Gonzaga women turn the heat up against Loyola in WCC tournament
LAS VEGAS – Locked in a tight battle with No. 8-seeded Loyola Marymount early in the second half, Gonzaga coach Lisa Fortier went to her bench and a full-court press. …
Fri., March 6, 2015, 4:03 p.m.
Gonzaga women turn up the heat against Loyola
Locked in a tight battle with No. 8-seeded Loyola Marymount early in the second half, Gonzaga coach Lisa Fortier went to her bench and a full-court press.
Fri., March 6, 2015
Gonzaga women in right frame of mind for WCC tournament
LAS VEGAS – Gonzaga got back into the win column last Saturday, prompting the return of a few other important items. “For the last game before Las Vegas, it was …
Thu., March 5, 2015, 3:12 p.m.
Gonzaga women in right frame of mind for WCC tournament
The Gonzaga women got back into the win column last Saturday, prompting the return of a few other important items.
Mon., March 2, 2015
Gonzaga women after 3rd straight WCC title
Gonzaga, which won the West Coast Conference regular-season title for the 11th straight season, goes after its seventh WCC women’s basketball tournament title in eight years, beginning Friday. The tournament …
Sun., March 1, 2015, 10:21 p.m.
GU women eye third straight WCC tourney title
The Gonzaga women, who won the West Coast Conference regular season title for the 11th straight season, go after their seventh WCC women’s basketball tournament title in eight years, beginning …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 21, 2015, 9:59 p.m.
WCC champion GU women upset at home
Two nights after being fitted for the conference crown, the Gonzaga women’s basketball team was upset 71-59 Saturday by visiting Pacific in the final home game for four senior Bulldogs.
Tue., Jan. 20, 2015, 11 p.m.
Gonzaga women face two teams chasing it in WCC standings
The Gonzaga women’s basketball team faces a pair of games this weekend that will go a long way toward deciding the conference championship.
Mon., Dec. 29, 2014, 8:05 p.m.
GU women rout San Diego
The Gonzaga women’s basketball team rode a career shooting night from Elle Tinkle all the way to a convincing 67-49 win Monday night over conference rival San Diego.
Sun., Dec. 21, 2014
GU women start slow, then blow past Southern Utah
The Gonzaga women’s basketball team found itself with an early deficit after the visiting Southern Utah Thunderbirds outhustled the Zags to almost every rebound and loose ball. But the Bulldogs …
Sat., Dec. 20, 2014, 8:23 p.m.
GU women respond to challenge, beat SUU
The Gonzaga Bulldogs turned up the effort midway through the first half and defeated Southern Utah 70-51 in a women’s basketball game Saturday at McCarthey Athletic Center.
Tue., Dec. 16, 2014
Gonzaga women’s basketball team falls at Northwestern
Northwestern entered the week as one of the top defensive women’s basketball teams in the country The Wildcats put that defense on display Monday in a 62-43 victory over Gonzaga …
Sat., Dec. 13, 2014
Sunny Greinacher’s 18 points helps Gonzaga women get past Wyoming
Sunny Greinacher made 8 of 11 shots and finished with 18 points and four assists as Gonzaga opened the second half on a 14-2 run and coasted past Wyoming 70-56 …
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 7, 2014, 6:22 p.m.
GU women crank it up in second half, beat Portland State
The Gonzaga women’s basketball team overcame a horrid shooting start Sunday by outhustling visiting Portland State and eventually the Bulldogs pulled away for a convincing 73-41 victory.
Mon., Nov. 17, 2014, 11:53 a.m.
Gonzaga women move into AP Top 25
After just one game, the Gonzaga women’s basketball team moved into the Associated Press Top 25 poll at No. 24 on Monday.
Sun., Nov. 16, 2014, 10:15 p.m.
GU women dump Dayton with strong second half
Gonzaga roared back from an 11-point halftime deficit pulling away down the stretch to knock off visiting Dayton, 75-65 in the Bulldogs’ debut under first-year coach Lisa Fortier.
Thu., Nov. 13, 2014, 4:49 p.m.
Gonzaga women testing new point guards
New Gonzaga women’s basketball coach Lisa Fortier said she knows who is going to be her point guards but she’s not completely sure who will start on Sunday in the …
Thu., Nov. 6, 2014
Gonzaga women’s fast facts
Conference: WCC Colors: Blue, white, red
Tue., Oct. 28, 2014
Gonzaga women picked to win WCC basketball title
The Gonzaga Bulldogs have won or shared 10 straight WCC women’s basketball titles and conference coaches like their chances to make it 11. Gonzaga, under first-year coach Lisa Fortier, was …
Tue., May 6, 2014
Fortiers unite on Zags bench
New Gonzaga women’s basketball coach Lisa Fortier completed her coaching staff Monday with the hire of a very familiar assistant coach: her husband. Fortier hired Craig Fortier, who had been …
Thu., May 1, 2014
Montana recruit Barta reconfirms commitment to Gonzaga
The Gonzaga women’s basketball team has reconfirmed the commitment of a 6-foot-3 forward Jill Barta from Fairfield, Mont. Barta, who led her team to a 104-0 record in the past …
Mon., April 7, 2014, 10:29 p.m.
Kelly Graves leaving Gonzaga for Oregon
Kelly Graves is leaving Gonzaga and will become the women’s basketball coach at Oregon.
Tue., March 11, 2014
1 vs. 2 for women’s crown
LAS VEGAS – Gonzaga’s top two scorers were 2 of 20 from the field at one point and the Bulldogs were still in control of the game. The Bulldogs’ defense …
Fri., March 7, 2014, 8:37 p.m.
GU women advance to semis
LAS VEGAS — Sunny Greinacher scored 22 points as No. 21 Gonzaga, top-seeded in the West Coast Conference, easily handled eighth-seeded San Francisco 81-68 in a WCC tournament quarterfinal game.