Stories tagged: NCAA Tournament
Tue., March 13, 2018, 8:21 p.m.
How well do you know Gonzaga’s pod in the NCAA Tournament West Regional? Take our 15-question pod quiz to find out.
UPDATED: Tue., March 13, 2018, 8:44 p.m.
Virginia will be without forward De’Andre Hunter for the NCAA Tournament. The school says Hunter suffered a broken left wrist during the ACC Tournament. He will have surgery Monday and …
Tue., March 13, 2018
UNC Greensboro guard Francis Alonso childhood friend, teammate of former Gonzaga star Domantas Sabonis
BOISE – Gonzaga’s and UNC Greensboro’s campuses are roughly 2,500 miles apart, but their connections extend abroad. To Spain, to be precise. UNCG standout guard Francis Alonso is a native …
UPDATED: Mon., March 12, 2018, 10:38 p.m.
For six months there was the happy hangover, the gratification of getting to where no Gonzaga team had been before. Then came the reset, the having to put it away …
Mon., March 12, 2018, 7:29 p.m.
UNC Greensboro coach Wes Miller needed time and patience – rare commodities in college athletics these days – to install a foundation in his program.
Mon., March 12, 2018, 4:44 p.m.
Other than UNC Greensboro’s coaching staff, Steve Forbes probably knows as much about the Spartans’ basketball team as anyone on the planet.
UPDATED: Mon., March 12, 2018, 5:15 p.m.
The NCAA selection committee awarded the Gonzaga Bulldogs a No. 13 seed in the women’s 2018 NCAA Tournament on Monday. The Zags will play No. 4-seeded Stanford in the Lexington …
Sun., March 11, 2018, 9:57 p.m.
Being a sports fan means making some concessions, compartmentalizing some jadedness and accepting a certain level of commercialism and inconvenience as the fair trade for, well, sports.
UPDATED: Fri., March 9, 2018, 8:45 p.m.
Many named or connected to the probe will hear their teams called when the March Madness field of 68 is unveiled.
Wed., March 7, 2018, 7:45 a.m.
No. 6 Gonzaga probably has some new fans in Big Ten country. A 74-54 win over BYU in the West Coast Conference Tournament title game on Tuesday night gave the …
Tue., March 6, 2018, 10:02 a.m.
The 68 teams in the NCAA Tournament will be revealed in the first 10 minutes of the selection show on Sunday, and then the brackets and pairings will be unveiled …
UPDATED: Sat., March 3, 2018, 10:13 a.m.
There’s always something to play for, particularly with March Madness around the corner.
Mon., Feb. 12, 2018, 7:49 p.m.
Sacramento State’s best hope of reaching its first NCAA Tournament came in 2015-16. The Hornets were coming off a 21-win season, had a strong returning nucleus and momentum on their …
Sun., Feb. 11, 2018, 8:18 p.m.
Gonzaga has never been easy to gauge for the NCAA Tournament selection committee and it seems little has changed under the committee’s new guidelines.
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 11, 2018, 2:28 p.m.
Virginia is the top overall seed in preliminary NCAA Tournament rankings, with Villanova, Xavier and Purdue earning the other top seeds. The Cavaliers, No. 2 in the AP Top 25, …
Wed., Jan. 3, 2018, 4:59 p.m.
Nearing the midpoint of the season, there are still plenty of games left, but it’s becoming increasingly difficult for the Pac-12 to change what looks to be a slim number …
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 1, 2017, 10:06 p.m.
Washington State junior Taylor Mims had a career night at just the perfect time.
Thu., Nov. 30, 2017, 4:53 p.m.
NCAA selection shows in any sport make for great television.
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.
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 19, 2017, 10:25 p.m.
There were Final Four players and a Final Four coach but the two biggest stars inducted into the College Basketball Hall of Fame on Sunday never played in the national …
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 15, 2017, 9:54 p.m.
A Milwaukee company is releasing a new bobblehead to commemorate the Gonzaga Bulldogs’ inaugural trip to the Final Four last season.
Wed., Nov. 15, 2017, 4:28 p.m.
For the Washington State women’s soccer team, motivation is a full suitcase and the promise of a week of warm weather.
Thu., June 1, 2017, 6:03 p.m.
Gonzaga has made 19 consecutive NCAA men’s basketball tournaments and each year the school has made rings recognizing the accomplishment.
UPDATED: Fri., April 21, 2017, 3:09 p.m.
Gonzaga junior forward Johnathan Williams will test the NBA waters but doesn’t plan on hiring an agent, according to a school release.
UPDATED: Tue., April 18, 2017, 6:59 p.m.
March Madness will return to the Spokane Arena in 2020.
UPDATED: Sat., April 8, 2017, 10:58 p.m.
You want an idea how far Gonzaga basketball has come?
Sat., April 8, 2017, 4:01 p.m.
Letters to the editor
Sun., April 2, 2017
Mention “Spokane” anywhere in the world, and the first topic of conversation is Gonzaga. The community and the university have become inseparable.
UPDATED: Fri., March 31, 2017, 11:24 p.m.
UConn’s 111-game run came to a stunning end when Mississippi State pulled off perhaps the biggest upset in women’s basketball history, winning 66-64 on Morgan William’s overtime jumper in the …
UPDATED: Fri., March 31, 2017, 10:04 p.m.
The loser must fly the flag of the winning university above City Hall for a day. Both Mayor David Condon of Spokane and Stephen Benjamin of Columbia, South Carolina, released …