Stories tagged: McCarthey Athletic Center
Sun., Aug. 20, 2017, 6 a.m.
Volkar Center stands out as game-changer for Gonzaga athletics
The hard-hat tour lasts 45 minutes, not because Gonzaga athletic director Mike Roth is long-winded but because it takes time to describe what goes where inside the Volkar Center for …
UPDATED: Thu., June 22, 2017, 8:22 p.m.
Gonzaga sets dates for Kraziness in Kennel, FanFest
Gonzaga has set dates for the tip-off events for the men’s and women’s basketball seasons.
UPDATED: Mon., May 22, 2017, 5:50 p.m.
Gonzaga, Creighton agree to home-and-home series, beginning in Spokane next season
Gonzaga and Creighton have agreed to a home-and-home series, beginning with the Bluejays visiting the McCarthey Athletic Center next season, sources told The Spokesman-Review.
UPDATED: Tue., April 4, 2017, 12:03 a.m.
Gonzaga opened McCarthey for fans, but defeat dashed hopes of victory party
The crowd stood in the house that the Zags built Monday and stared at big screens. They pulled at their hair with strained looks as their larger-than-life heroes tried one …
UPDATED: Sun., April 2, 2017, 5:45 p.m.
Gonzaga to host championship viewing party in McCarthey Athletic Center
Gonzaga University will host a viewing party in the McCarthey Athletic Center as the Zags take on North Carolina in the NCAA men’s basketball national championship Monday evening.
Mon., March 27, 2017, 9:50 p.m.
John Blanchette: Five steps that ‘made’ Gonzaga a Final Four program
It only took 19 years – and that was just how long ago the nation first became aware Gonzaga had a basketball team – for the Bulldogs to become an …
UPDATED: Sat., March 25, 2017, 10:51 p.m.
Students gather to watch Bulldogs reach Final Four for first time
The Kennel moved from the McCarthey Athletic Center to the John J. Hemmingson Center, where Gonzaga students gathered to watch the Bulldogs reach the Final Four for the first time.
Wed., March 15, 2017, 9:54 p.m.
Gonzaga basketball has second home with McCartheys in Salt Lake City
Inside the Walker-McCarthey Mansion, one of many great, old houses that share Salt Lake City’s South Temple street with spire-laden temples, vast stone administrative buildings and a Jimmy Johns, there …
Fri., Feb. 24, 2017, 11:51 p.m.
BYU stands out as last obstacle in Gonzaga’s pursuit of unblemished regular season
BYU was Gonzaga’s first test after the Zags reached No. 1 last month. GU won, 85-75, in Provo but was pushed by the Cougars. The Zags are still No. 1 …
Thu., Feb. 16, 2017, 11:50 p.m.
Student drains half-court shot at halftime of Gonzaga’s win over San Francisco
The half-court shots keep falling down at the McCarthey Athletic Center. But not for the players.
Fri., Jan. 27, 2017, 11:53 p.m.
Gonzaga-Santa Clara tip time changed to 7 p.m. on Feb. 4
The Gonzaga-Santa Clara men’s basketball game Saturday, Feb. 4, at the McCarthey Athletic Center has been moved to 7 p.m. on ESPN2.
Thu., Jan. 19, 2017, noon
Where to eat at the McCarthey Athletic Center
Options abound for Zags fans
Sat., Oct. 8, 2016, 8:59 p.m.
Gonzaga basketball fans make predictions, lay out hopes during Kraziness in the Kennel scrimmage
Fans lined up in droves for the Kraziness in the Kennel intrasquad scrimmage at McCarthey Athletic Center on Saturday to watch a Gonzaga team with many new, intriguing faces.
Sat., March 28, 2015
WSU, arena host 9th NCAA games since 2001
When the Duke and Maryland women’s basketball teams tip off this afternoon at Spokane Veterans Memorial Arena, it will be the ninth time since 2001 that Washington State University has …
Wed., Nov. 27, 2013
Zags call on reserves
It seems like an eternity since the No. 24 Gonzaga women’s basketball team beat Eastern Washington 78-58 exactly one week ago. But the respite is ending. The 3-1 Zags’ upcoming …
Thu., Nov. 7, 2013
Rod Butler started attending Gonzaga basketball games in 1980 when a guy named John Stockton began throwing the ball around on his way to the NBA Hall of Fame. Just …