Stories tagged: Przemek Karnowski
UPDATED: Tue., May 16, 2017, 6:50 p.m.
Duke transfer Chase Jeter, who visited Gonzaga, picks Arizona
The transfer market has been good to Gonzaga in recent seasons but the Zags came up short again Tuesday.
Sun., April 23, 2017, 9:30 p.m.
GU’s Ryan Edwards will skip senior season after finishing degree
Gonzaga center Ryan Edwards plans on working after finishing his broadcasting degree in May and he won’t play his senior season.
UPDATED: Sat., April 8, 2017, 8:26 p.m.
Locally: Gonzaga basketball players earn recognition on court, in classroom
In the classroom as on the court, three Gonzaga University basketball players continue to be recognized.
Tue., April 4, 2017, 5:57 p.m.
Gonzaga’s roster could have new look again next season
Those way-too-early Top 25 polls are out and Gonzaga is sixth in one, 10th in another.
UPDATED: Mon., April 3, 2017, 11:13 p.m.
Przemek Karnowski’s lackluster finale doesn’t taint legacy
Przemek Karnowski was motionless during the postgame press conference after the national championship game. He rested his left fist on his cheek and stared blankly at the name tag in …
Mon., April 3, 2017, midnight
Then and Now: Przemek Karnowski
When the seven-foot kid from Torun, Poland arrived at Gonzaga University to play basketball in 2012, he made an immediate impact. The previous season wasn’t bad, with a 25-10 record …
UPDATED: Sun., April 2, 2017, 8:21 p.m.
Gonzaga center Przemek Karnowski’s size takes toll on smaller guards
Jordan Mathews might have a trick for guards to avoid Gonzaga’s 7-foot-1, 300-pound behemoth center Przemek Karnowski.
Sat., April 1, 2017, 11:18 p.m.
Gonzaga’s Przemek Karnowski takes a beating, keeps on battling to the end
So often, Przemek Karnowski causes concern to his opponents. He’s the big man putting pressure on the inside. He’s the one standing 1,000 feet high and blocking any offensive player …
UPDATED: Sat., April 1, 2017, 4:35 p.m.
Gonzaga’s Przemek Karnowski suffers right eye injury in Final Four game
Gonzaga center Przemek Karnowski has been forced to leave the Bulldogs’ Final Four matchup against South Carolina with a right eye injury.
Fri., March 31, 2017, 9:12 p.m.
Gonzaga’s Przemek Karnowski receives student-athlete honor for seniors
Gonzaga big man Przemek Karnowski was named to the Senior CLASS All-American First Team on Friday.
Fri., March 31, 2017, 5:55 p.m.
Gonzaga defense faces another tall order in stopping South Carolina’s Sindarius Thornwell
The best defense in the country faces a stiff challenge in South Carolina senior guard Sindarius Thornwell. The second best defense in the country faces a tall task against Gonzaga’s …
UPDATED: Fri., March 31, 2017, 10:24 p.m.
NCAA rule forces D.Lish’s to change name of ‘Karnowski’ burger
Spokane’s D. Lish’s Hamburgers has changed the name of its seven-patty novelty hamburger – formerly called “the Karnowski” in honor of Gonzaga University’s star basketball player Przemysław “Przemek” Karnowski.
Fri., March 31, 2017, 6:30 a.m.
Gonzaga center Przemek Karnowski, ‘a 7-foot mountain,’ a big reason for Bulldogs’ success
How big is Przemek Karnowski? Called a planetoid by one broadcaster, it has been suggested he is so massive he generates his own gravity field. Some have said he can …
UPDATED: Thu., March 30, 2017, 8:36 p.m.
Przemek Karnowski’s father making trip from Poland to watch son, Final Four
GU center Przemek Karnowski’s dad is making the trip from Poland to Phoenix but his mom wasn’t able to because of a recent surgery. His parents attended his Senior Night …
Thu., March 30, 2017, 2:33 p.m.
Kobe Bryant surprise appearance thrills Gonzaga players at Final Four
Kobe Bryant had a mic-drop exit from the NBA, and a jaw-dropping entrance to the Gonzaga Bulldogs on their first night at the Final Four.
UPDATED: Fri., March 31, 2017, 10:28 a.m.
Spokane’s D. Lish’s Hamburgers debuts new Karnowski burger
After seven patties layered with melty cheese and piled atop lettuce, tomato and special sauce – all of which is sandwiched between two buns – you just might not have …
UPDATED: Wed., March 29, 2017, 7:03 p.m.
Przemek Karnowski’s biggest fan wished him luck on his way to the Final Four
Emmalynn Stokes will turn two next month, but she already got her birthday present. Her mother, Megan Stokes, said her daughter is a huge fan of Gonzaga University basketball player …
Fri., March 24, 2017, 9:36 p.m.
Matchup allows Xavier to get a load of Gonzaga’s Przemek Karnowski
SAN JOSE, Calif. – It seems like every team that doesn’t regularly play Gonzaga throughout the season meets the Zags with open mouths and wide eyes. Their shock is usually …
UPDATED: Wed., March 22, 2017, 9:08 p.m.
Mark Few, three Zags honored with All-District 9 awards
Gonzaga’s Mark Few was named District 9 Coach of the Year, the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) announced Wednesday.
UPDATED: Fri., March 17, 2017, 7:47 p.m.
Przemek Karnowski’s doctor has Gonzaga and Northwestern ties
The text showed up on Przemek Karnowski’s phone on Thursday. “Hey, I don’t know who to root for?” The author: Dr. John Shuster, the orthopaedic spine surgeon who performed Karnowski’s …
UPDATED: Fri., March 17, 2017, 7:54 p.m.
Pardon Pardon’s language, but Przemek Karnowski is ‘heavyset’ foe
When asked to compare Gonzaga’s Przemek Karnowki and a player of similarly sizable stature from the Big Ten, Northwestern forward Derek Pardon described Karnowski as “heavyset.”
UPDATED: Thu., March 16, 2017, 10:01 p.m.
Gonzaga’s Karnowski draws a crowd inside
Przemek Karnowski had company, lots of it, in the lane, even when he didn’t have the ball.
UPDATED: Wed., March 15, 2017, 8:45 p.m.
Guardian reporter says Spokane city of desperation – except for Zags
Heads up Spokane: you are a town of gloom and doom.
Wed., March 15, 2017, 7:10 p.m.
Big guys take center stage for Gonzaga-South Dakota State in NCAA Tournament
The big guys take center stage for Gonzaga’s first-round NCAA Tournament game against South Dakota State.
UPDATED: Wed., March 15, 2017, 9:32 p.m.
Gonzaga’s ‘D’ encounters elite scorer in Jackrabbits’ Mike Daum
Gonzaga assistant coach Brian Michaelson didn’t have to go deep into his memory bank when asked about South Dakota State scoring machine Mike Daum. “Wiltjer, that’s a better driver,” said …
UPDATED: Wed., March 15, 2017, 4:04 p.m.
Upon further review, Przemek Karnowski tops NCAA wins list
Upon further review, Gonzaga’s Przemek Karnowski is the new NCAA Division I all-time wins leader.
UPDATED: Fri., March 10, 2017, 3:47 p.m.
Gonzaga’s Przemek Karnowski finalist for Abdul-Jabbar Award
Gonzaga’s Przemek Karnowski is one of five finalists for the 2017 Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Center of the Year Award, the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announced Friday.
UPDATED: Wed., March 8, 2017, 7:27 p.m.
Gonzaga takes time to celebrate championship, look ahead
The execution on the court was on point and so was the post-game celebration. The buzzer sounded on Gonzaga’s 74-56 win over Saint Mary’s in the WCC tournament title game …
Tue., March 7, 2017, 11:27 p.m.
Gonzaga’s Przemek Karnowski and Rem Bakamus part of five consecutive WCC champs
Fifth-year seniors Przemek Karnowski and walk-on Rem Bakamus have been part of Gonzaga’s five consecutive West Coast Conference tournament championship teams after the Zags’ 74-56 win over Saint Mary’s on …
UPDATED: Tue., March 7, 2017, 1:41 p.m.
Few picks up a few more coaching awards
Gonzaga’s Mark Few on Tuesday was honored as USA Today’s Coach of the Year and the United States Basketball Writers Association (USBWA) District IX Coach of the Year.