Arrow-right Camera

The Spokesman-Review Newspaper The Spokesman-Review

Tuesday, April 23, 2019  Spokane, Washington  Est. May 19, 1883
Cloudy 56° Cloudy

Tags


Everything tagged


Sort by:

Stories tagged: Mark Few


Blanchette: Zags merit top ranking

This program is being brought to you by the number 1. At least it should be.


Seniors take bows after Gonzaga finishes unbeaten WCC season

One by one, the Gonzaga Bulldogs keep reaching milestones and Saturday was no exception. The second-ranked Bulldogs thumped Portland 81-52 to finish off their first 16-0 WCC men’s basketball season. …


Coming up: Gonzaga Bulldogs

COMING UP: Tonight at BYU, 8 (ESPN2); Saturday vs. Portland, 2 (Fox 28) OUTLOOK: No. 2 Gonzaga will be the highest ranked opponent to visit the Marriott Center since it …


No. 2 Gonzaga faces challenge from BYU

PROVO, Utah – There are no guarantees in men’s college basketball this season, as demonstrated by an upset-filled last month. That applies to No. 2 Gonzaga, which has adeptly sidestepped …


No. 2 Gonzaga faces big challenge

There are no guarantees in men’s college basketball this season, as demonstrated by an upset-filled last month. That applies to No. 2 Gonzaga, which has adeptly sidestepped the Top 10 …


Blanchette: These Bulldogs enjoy the journey

The point has been reached on the calendar, and on the scoreboard, where it is a challenge to live in the moment. The score mushrooms. March and its madness looms.


Zags whip San Diego, assured of no worse than WCC title tie

When Gonzaga’s run of consecutive WCC men’s basketball titles ended at 11 last season, players took some good-natured ribbing from past Zags who helped build the lengthy streak. “A couple …


Dominant Zags dismantle Broncos

Late in the first half, Gonzaga’s Kelly Olynyk had scored 12 points, Elias Harris 10 and Santa Clara’s team nine. It was that kind of night for Gonzaga, which rolled …


No. 3 Zags run wild for 40 minutes

The Gonzaga Bulldogs probably set a season high for standing ovations Wednesday night. Some of the biggest praise came afterward from head coach Mark Few.


Coming up: Gonzaga Bulldogs

COMING UP: Saturday vs. San Diego, 4 p.m. (KHQ/Root) OUTLOOK: The Toreros are chasing Santa Clara for the fourth seed (and a bye into the conference tournament quarterfinals), but SCU …


No. 3 Zags gear up for Broncos

While national pundits debate Gonzaga’s merits as a potential No. 1 seed in the NCAA Tournament, the Bulldogs are closing in on a top seed entirely within their grasp. Gonzaga …


No. 3 Zags gear up for Santa Clara

While national pundits debate Gonzaga’s merits as a potential No. 1 seed in the NCAA Tournament, the Bulldogs are closing in on a top seed entirely within their grasp.


Gonzaga triumphs at USF for first time in four games

SAN FRANCISCO – Elias Harris didn’t want his Gonzaga career to end without experiencing a victory at San Francisco’s cozy War Memorial Gym. So the senior forward, 0-3 in three …


Plenty at stake when Zags, Gaels meet

MORAGA, Calif. – For all the talk about Gonzaga’s lofty position in the college basketball polls and the possibility of earning a No. 1 seed in the NCAA tournament, there …


Top 25 basketball teams have a rough week

Wisconsin’s tying half-court heave went in, of course. Then Kansas lost again. And in case you were asleep late Saturday night, Notre Dame rallied past Louisville in five overtimes. March …


6th-ranked Gonzaga dismisses LMU, should rise in polls

The upsets keep coming in college basketball and the Gonzaga Bulldogs are taking notice. “We watched a couple earlier (Saturday) and we know that it can happen,” sophomore guard Kevin …


Few on U19 coaching staff

Basketball: The 2013 USA Basketball men’s U19 World Championship team will be led by the experienced coaching staff that helped the USA qualify for the 2013 FIBA U19 World Championship. …


Coming up: Gonzaga Bulldogs

COMING UP: Tonight vs. Pepperdine, 8 (KHQ/Root); Saturday vs. LMU, 5 p.m. (KHQ/Root) OUTLOOK: The Bulldogs beat Pepperdine 78-62 last month behind 45 points from their four bigs, led by …


Not for the timid

Effort and rebounding generally go hand in hand. Lately, the Gonzaga Bulldogs haven’t been getting their hands on as many rebounds as they did earlier this season. Now, it’s hardly …


Zags look to rebound

Lately, the Gonzaga Bulldogs haven’t been getting their hands on as many rebounds as they did earlier this season. Now, it’s hardly a crisis. GU entered last week 20th nationally …


Zags now put focus on BYU

One basketball team trying to bounce back from an excruciating loss takes on another team that just went through the process. Gonzaga’s first game after a last-second, 64-63 road loss …


Zag Day trivia: So you think you’re a fan?

It’s National Gonzaga Day, as declared by the home office on the north bank of the Spokane. This is actually something of a misnomer, as there are related events occurring …


Coming up: Gonzaga Bulldogs

COMING UP: Tonight vs. BYU, 8 (ESPN2); Saturday vs. USF, 5 (KHQ) OUTLOOK: Two of the five D-I programs that have won at least 25 games each of the last …


GU can’t promise future Butler matchups

Gonzaga’s two-game series with Butler came to a stunning conclusion Saturday night in Indianapolis. Each team won on their home court, GU 71-55 last season at the McCarthey Athletic Center …


No promise of future GU-Butler matchups

Gonzaga’s two-game series with Butler came to a stunning conclusion Saturday night in Indianapolis. Each team won on their home court, GU 71-55 last season at the McCarthey Athletic Center …


Butler snatches glory from Zags

INDIANAPOLIS – A little inside information never hurts. Gonzaga had the lead, possession and just 3.5 seconds remained, but Butler’s Roosevelt Jones’ ears perked up just before the Zags inbounded …


Gonzaga-Butler matchup has it all

Not too much missing in this matchup.


Coming up: Gonzaga Bulldogs

COMING UP: Tonight at Portland, 7 (KHQ); Saturday at Butler, 6 (ESPN) OUTLOOK: The Pilots snapped a three-game losing skid with a 68-64 road win against Loyola Marymount. The Pilots …


7-foot Zag has transformed into WCC player of year candidate

For months the popular question for coach Mark Few was, “Is this the best team you’ve had at Gonzaga?” The last several weeks that question has been replaced by another: …


GU has unfinished business with Saint Mary’s

Gonzaga has a glossy record, lofty ranking and considerable buzz nationally, but Saint Mary’s has something that the Bulldogs want back. “We’re not the champions, they’re the champions,” said junior …