Stories tagged: Mark Few
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 1, 2018, 11:15 p.m.
With a 69-59 win over San Diego on Thursday, Gonzaga checked off another item from the to-do list this year. The 20th win marked the Bulldogs’ 21st straight season with …
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 28, 2018, 7:55 p.m.
Gonzaga coach Mark Few, much like his team against San Francisco on Saturday, went back and forth. He had plenty of praise for his players’ efforts in a hard-fought 82-73 …
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 28, 2018, 9:34 p.m.
After Gonzaga’s Final Four breakthrough, higher expectations but lifelong memories
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 23, 2018, 10:25 p.m.
Gonzaga has been making the rounds lately. Home for one game, away to the Bay Area for the next each of the past two weeks. It’s the opposite this week: …
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 21, 2018, 6:26 p.m.
Spend any time around Josh Perkins and you’ve probably heard him say, “I’ll roll with my guys,” or words to that effect. The junior point guard is learning how to …
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 19, 2018, 11:30 p.m.
Gonzaga wants to avoid being in these situations, but it has aced three bounce-back tests following losses this season.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 19, 2018, 5:30 p.m.
Gonzaga and North Carolina have agreed to a two-game, home-and-home series beginning next season. The series was first reported by Jon Rothstein of CBS Sports. A Gonzaga source confirmed the …
Tue., Jan. 16, 2018, 4:43 p.m.
Gonzaga and Saint Mary’s have been the WCC’s top two teams, usually in that order, for the last 15 years. Here are six memorable Zags-Gaels games from the past 15 …
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 14, 2018, 7:59 p.m.
In one corner: Saint Mary’s, winners of 12 straight, preseason WCC favorite, conference player of the year favorite Jock Landale. In the other corner: Gonzaga, winners of six in a …
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 12, 2018, 8:55 p.m.
The game before the big game should be more competitive than Gonzaga’s first five WCC games. It almost has to be, considering the Zags have vanquished four of their five …
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 22, 2017, 4:42 p.m.
Rim protection and Rui. It takes some searching but those were two bright spots from an otherwise gloomy Thursday evening for No. 12 Gonzaga, which was outplayed in a 72-70 …
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 20, 2017, 6:47 p.m.
Gonzaga players didn’t bother hiding their enthusiasm for warmer weather on the 12th-ranked Bulldogs’ latest road trip.
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 20, 2017, 4:25 p.m.
Gonzaga encounters a familiar foe on a couple of fronts Thursday. The Zags roughed up San Diego State 69-48 last season at the McCarthey Athletic Center. The Aztecs’ leading scorer …
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 18, 2017, 11:11 p.m.
If Gonzaga coach Mark Few has said it once, he’s said it dozens of times: He isn’t overly concerned with who starts games. But the veteran coach did feel the …
Sun., Dec. 17, 2017, 3:24 p.m.
Count coach Mark Few among those who were surprised when Gonzaga didn’t foul intentionally on North Dakota’s last possession with the Zags nursing a three-point lead Saturday.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 15, 2017, 8:15 p.m.
They lost numerous key players from a championship team after a landmark season. Gonzaga? Yeah, we’ve addressed that pretty thoroughly. North Dakota? For sure.
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 13, 2017, 4:16 p.m.
The Gonzaga Bulldogs have traveled coast to coast. They’ve played in a prestigious holiday tournament. They’ve entertained a ranked opponent and visited a long-time rival. They’re right where they want …
Sat., Dec. 9, 2017, 6 a.m.
Here’s a look at the top five games from the last two decades, several of which helped shape the respective programs during that span.
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 5, 2017, 8:36 p.m.
Gonzaga’s first turnover came on its second possession.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 30, 2017, 4:48 p.m.
They are separated by 10 spots in the AP college basketball poll and it appears not much else. No. 15 Gonzaga (6-1) and No. 25 Creighton (5-1) are lookalike programs …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 25, 2017, 3:55 p.m.
Make room, Gonzaga-Michigan State triple-overtime marathon at the 2005 Maui Invitational. You, too, Gonzaga-Arizona double-overtime classic in the 2003 NCAA Tournament.
Tue., Nov. 21, 2017, 5:53 p.m.
The focus of the college basketball world will be on Portland later this week as 16 teams compete in what some are calling the best holiday tournament ever put together.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 17, 2017, 6:06 p.m.
Utah State brings something that Gonzaga’s two previous opponents have yet to accomplish this young college basketball season. The Aggies (2-1) have a pair of wins while Texas Southern and …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 11, 2017, 10:38 p.m.
Before country music legend Garth Brooks rocked the Spokane Arena not just once but twice Saturday, he was doling out high-fives and chest passes to local children at the McCarthey …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 9, 2017, 6:04 p.m.
Josh Perkins didn’t get into early foul trouble on purpose in last Saturday’s exhibition win, but it did provide a peek at Gonzaga’s options for backing up the junior point …
Sat., Nov. 4, 2017, 6 a.m.
There isn’t a ton of history between Gonzaga’s and College of Idaho’s basketball programs but there is some, and it carries deep meaning to both programs.
Thu., Nov. 2, 2017, 6 a.m.
Several improvements have already debuted, including the new center-hung scoreboard and two new end-wall videoboards inside the McCarthey Athletic Center.
Thu., Nov. 2, 2017, 6 a.m.
Gonzaga seems to have the hang of this year-after-the-year thing. Long recognized nationally for its string of 19 straight NCAA Tournaments, the Zags have moved into the forefront the last …
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 19, 2017, 4:02 p.m.
For the first time in 17 years, Gonzaga isn’t favored to win the WCC men’s basketball title. Saint Mary’s took over the top spot in the conference coaches’ preseason poll.
Wed., Oct. 11, 2017, 5:32 p.m.
The Zags last year had size, skill, experience and chemistry. The latter can’t be measured in a column in the box score but Gonzaga seems to have a solid track …