Stories tagged: ncaa
Wed., Feb. 6, 2019, 1:08 p.m.
Gonzaga junior forward Rui Hachimura is one of 12 finalists for the Oscar Robertson Trophy awarded to college basketball’s player of the year.
Wed., Feb. 6, 2019, 10:41 a.m.
Gonzaga’s Rui Hachimura has been named one of 10 candidates for the Julius Erving Award, presented to the small forward of the year.
Wed., Feb. 6, 2019, 10:19 a.m.
Gonzaga’s Josh Perkins has been selected as a finalist for the Senior CLASS Award.
Tue., Feb. 5, 2019, 10 p.m.
Admiral Schofield and Grant Williams scored 13 points each as No. 1 Tennessee defeated Missouri 72-60 on Tuesday night to extend its school-record winning streak to 17 games.
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 5, 2019, 6:20 p.m.
They’ve won 11 games in a row and are 9-0 in conference. They are 18-4 overall and have no truly glaring loss.
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 5, 2019, 6:35 p.m.
Now that the NFL season has reached an anticlimactic conclusion, the nation’s sporting eyes turn to college basketball for the next two months.
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 5, 2019, 10:37 p.m.
The Gonzaga women’s basketball team made a little more history Tuesday.
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 5, 2019, 6:06 p.m.
Davison scored a career-high 41 points in a 82-64 home win over Northern Arizona on Monday, two days after scoring 21 in 82-79 win over Southern Utah.
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 5, 2019, 4:42 p.m.
Oumar Ballo told Stockrisers.com he plans on visiting Gonzaga’s campus Feb. 19-22. The fourth-ranked Zags entertain Pepperdine on Feb. 21 and BYU on Feb. 23.
Tue., Feb. 5, 2019, 2:45 p.m.
Iowa sophomore Luka Garza started this season in recovery after a nine-pound benign cyst was removed from his abdomen. He might end it as one of the best players in …
Tue., Feb. 5, 2019, 2:22 p.m.
No. 2 Duke is to face No. 3 Virginia in a rematch of one of the season’s most entertaining games. The Blue Devils won the first meeting 72-70 to hand …
Tue., Feb. 5, 2019, 2:11 p.m.
One of Matisse Thybulle’s favorite hobbies is photography, and his eye for creativity is not isolated to the viewfinder of a camera or the screen of a phone. It carries …
Tue., Feb. 5, 2019, 10:54 a.m.
College basketball gets its turn in the spotlight with the football season officially over. The season is heating up with tough conference races, star players established and March Madness just …
Mon., Feb. 4, 2019, 9:03 p.m.
Gonzaga’s Rui Hachimura is one of 20 players on the Wooden Award’s late-season watch list.
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 4, 2019, 8:48 p.m.
Eastern Washington QB Gage Gubrud denied medical redshirt, sixth year of eligibility now in question
The Spokesman-Review learned through multiple sources that former FCS All-American and two-time Walter Payton Award finalist Gage Gubrud had his medical redshirt denied by the NCAA, which would prevent him …
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 4, 2019, 8:03 p.m.
The Spokesman-Review’s Theo Lawson is one of 65 national media members voting in the Associated Press Top 25 basketball poll this season. Every week throughout the 2018-19 campaign, he’ll break …
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 4, 2019, 5:09 p.m.
Gonzaga senior Josh Perkins is one of 10 candidates for the Bob Cousy Award, presented to the point guard of the year.
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 4, 2019, 5:11 p.m.
Rui Hachimura was named the WCC player of the week, the third time he’s been honored this season. Hachimura averaged 26 points and eight rebounds in fourth-ranked Gonzaga’s victories over …
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 4, 2019, 5:06 p.m.
Gonzaga isn’t going anywhere in the AP Top 25 college basketball poll and the Zags aren’t alone. For the third straight week, permanent marker could be used on the number …
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 3, 2019, 6:40 p.m.
Guard-to-guard connections are rare, though it’s possible it happened at GU during the Jeremy Pargo-Matt Bouldin-Steven Gray days. Regardless, the alley-oop has become a weapon for the current Zags, with …
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 3, 2019, 6:48 p.m.
Sheetz doesn’t list any other Power Five offers, according to 247Sports, but held other FBS offers from Air Force, Georgia Southern, Georgia State, Middle Tennessee State, Tulane, Troy, USF and …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 2, 2019, 11:11 p.m.
What we remember – and so does he – is that impossible run of shots 11 months ago, 3-pointer after 3-pointer shimmying through the net and setting off a sequence …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 2, 2019, 11:19 p.m.
Northern Arizona’s 13-game losing streak to Idaho in Moscow ended emphatically as the Lumberjacks overwhelmed the Vandals in virtually every aspect of an 86-73 win Saturday.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 2, 2019, 10:06 p.m.
Gonzaga didn’t have its trademark balanced scoring Saturday against San Diego. The Zags had something just as effective: A nearly unstoppable Rui Hachimura to offset Toreros’ scoring machine Isaiah Pineiro …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 2, 2019, 11:09 p.m.
Taylor Pierce scored 17 points, including five 3-pointers, to pass 400 career triples, and Idaho beat Southern Utah 82-70 Saturday in Cedar City, Utah.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 2, 2019, 9:47 p.m.
Outrebounded and outshot, the Whitworth men’s basketball team spent most of Saturday night’s game behind on their home court.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 2, 2019, 11:20 p.m.
Jenn Wirth had 14 points and seven rebounds and No. 15 Gonzaga never trailed in its 66-52 win over Saint Mary’s. Jill Townsend added 12 points, while LeeAnne Wirth and …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 2, 2019, 7:55 p.m.
Even in a few of their worst losses this season, the Washington State Cougars have usually played 15-20 minutes of spirited basketball before watching a taller, stronger and more skilled …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 2, 2019, 9:11 p.m.
Key moment, offensive MVP and defensive MVP from Gonzaga’s 85-69 victory over San Diego at the McCarthey Athletic Center.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 2, 2019, 11:12 p.m.
TV Take: Senior-led San Diego puts up fight, but falls short of earning first McCarthey Athletic Center victory
The University of San Diego men’s basketball team has never won a game in the McCarthey Athletic Center.