Stories tagged: recruiting
UPDATED: Wed., March 21, 2018, 9:32 p.m.
Sweet 16 foes Gonzaga, Florida State both influenced by international recruiting
Leonard Hamilton and Mark Few cast a wide net when it comes to scouting talent and their respective rosters carry a combined nine players who were born outside of the …
Tue., March 13, 2018, 10:54 p.m.
John Blanchette: Count on out-of-this-world play during Gonzaga’s bright future
“Welcome to Selection Sunday 2038 on PBS. I’m your host, Greg Gumbel and, yes, I am 91 years old, but I’m going to keep doing this until we get it …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 7, 2018, 5:53 p.m.
Washington Huskies close National Signing Day on a disappointing note, still finish with top-tier class
During a recruiting cycle in which just about everything went according to plan – in which everything came together as well, if not better, than any other recruiting class in …
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 6, 2018, 7:04 p.m.
Washington’s heralded recruiting class reminiscent of ’88 group featuring Steve Emtman
Thirty years after landing perhaps their best recruiting class, the Washington Huskies have what many see as another special recruiting class. Coach Chris Petersen has already signed the bulk of …
Sat., Feb. 3, 2018, 10:37 a.m.
Marines seek young, tough recruits in Super Bowl ad
For the first time in 30 years, the U.S. Marine Corps will air an ad during the Super Bowl, using an online-only spot Sunday to target a young, tough, tech-savvy …
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 29, 2018, 10:23 a.m.
Talented 2020 guard Dominick Harris commits to Gonzaga
Dominick Harris, a sophomore guard at Pacifica Christian High in Newport Beach, California, is the first member of Gonzaga’s 2020 recruiting class.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 16, 2017, 4:36 p.m.
Will Richardson, as expected, picks Ducks over Gonzaga, Georgia
Standout point guard Will Richardson on Thursday committed to Oregon, a decision that was expected by most recruiting analysts. Richardson, who is from Hinesville, Georgia, had narrowed his finalists to …
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 8, 2017, 6:28 p.m.
Gonzaga signs forward Filip Petrusev
The Gonzaga men’s basketball team announced the signing of forward Filip Petrusev to a National Letter of Intent on Wednesday.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 8, 2017, 6:22 p.m.
Gonzaga adds to 2018 class with guard Greg Foster Jr.
Greg Foster Jr., a 6-foot-6 guard and son of a former NBA player, committed to Gonzaga on Tuesday night and followed up by signing his letter-of-intent Wednesday.
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 2, 2017, 8:11 p.m.
Point guard Andrew Nembhard picks Florida over Gonzaga
Andrew Nembhard, one of Gonzaga’s primary targets in the 2018 recruiting class, has committed to Florida.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 30, 2017, 8:24 p.m.
San Jose State transfer Brandon Clarke commits to Gonzaga
Gonzaga picked up a key piece to its future roster with the addition of San Jose State transfer Brandon Clarke.
Thu., Aug. 24, 2017, 12:34 p.m.
Transfer forward Brandon Clarke lists Gonzaga and Washington State among three finalists
Gonzaga and Washington State are in the mix for San Jose State transfer Brandon Clarke.
Mon., Aug. 14, 2017, 1:09 p.m.
Illinois State transfer Deontae Hawkins re-commits to Boston College
Illinois State graduate transfer Deontae Hawkins has re-committed to Boston College, according to CBS Sports’ Jon Rothstein.
UPDATED: Sun., Aug. 6, 2017, 9:01 p.m.
Southern Utah grad transfer Randy Onwuasor, who visited Gonzaga, picks LSU
Southern Utah graduate transfer Randy Onwuasor, who visited Gonzaga last week, has committed to LSU.
UPDATED: Sun., Aug. 6, 2017, 10:17 p.m.
Final evaluation period brings college basketball coaches, recruits to Las Vegas
Northern Arizona coach Jack Murphy followed the directions turn by turn as he worked his way from a high school north of Las Vegas to one to the south.
UPDATED: Tue., July 18, 2017, 3:02 p.m.
Gonzaga extends offer to Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim’s son Buddy
Buddy Boeheim, son of Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim, has been offered a scholarship by Gonzaga.
Mon., July 17, 2017, 8:29 p.m.
Illinois State grad transfer Deontae Hawkins says he’ll visit Gonzaga
Illinois State graduate transfer Deontae Hawkins told CBS Sports’ Jon Rothstein that he will visit Gonzaga.
Fri., June 30, 2017, 5:51 p.m.
Taeshon Cherry, who listed GU as finalist, picks USC
Taeshon Cherry, a five-star 2018 recruit, on Friday committed to USC, picking the Trojans from a group of finalists that included Gonzaga.
UPDATED: Sat., June 24, 2017, 9:45 p.m.
Kittitas guard Brock Ravet commits to Gonzaga basketball
Kittitas High’s Brock Ravet has had success in Spokane before and Gonzaga is counting on more of it in the future. The rising junior verbally committed to Gonzaga on Friday, …
UPDATED: Wed., June 21, 2017, 4:04 p.m.
Gonzaga Prep standout Anton Watson orally commits to Gonzaga
In a few years, Anton Watson will go from being a Gonzaga Prep Bullpup to a Gonzaga Bulldog.
Fri., June 2, 2017, 6:28 p.m.
Cal grad transfer Kameron Rooks picks San Diego State
Cal graduate transfer Kameron Rooks, who was receiving light recruiting interest from Gonzaga, announced on Twitter that he will play his senior season at San Diego State.
Fri., June 2, 2017, 6:10 p.m.
Gonzaga offers spot to G-Prep basketball standout Anton Watson
Gonzaga Prep’s Anton Watson’s first Division I offer came from a school close to home.
UPDATED: Sat., May 27, 2017, 12:02 p.m.
Transfer C.J. Bryce joining his former coach at N.C. State
North Carolina Wilmington transfer C.J. Bryce has decided to join his former coach at North Carolina State.
UPDATED: Sun., May 21, 2017, 8:09 p.m.
Transfer C.J. Bryce interested in GU, leaning toward Carolina schools
UNC-Wilmington transfer C.J. Bryce has shown interest in Gonzaga but told ESPN.com he’ll probably choose between North Carolina State and South Carolina.
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.
UPDATED: Tue., May 2, 2017, 6:23 p.m.
Gonzaga one of nine on Cal graduate transfer Kameron Rooks’ list
Gonzaga is in the mix for Cal graduate transfer Kameron Rooks, but the Zags have a lot of company. Rooks’ list includes San Diego State, Connecticut, St. John’s, Georgetown, Illinois, …
UPDATED: Mon., May 1, 2017, 8:44 p.m.
New Mexico grad transfer Elijah Brown picks Oregon
Elijah Brown, who visited Gonzaga last week and is considered one of college basketball’s top graduate transfers, has committed to Oregon, according to CBS Sports’ Jon Rothstein.
UPDATED: Fri., April 7, 2017, 8:21 p.m.
Gonzaga, four others, on grad transfer Elijah Brown’s list
New Mexico graduate transfer Elijah Brown is considering five schools, including Gonzaga.
Wed., Feb. 22, 2017, 11:25 p.m.
Gonzaga signee Corey Kispert sidelined after foot surgery
Corey Kispert’s senior season hasn’t gone as planned. The Gonzaga commit’s decorated prep career is over after undergoing foot surgery Feb. 10. He’s on crutches for six weeks, followed by …
Wed., Feb. 1, 2017, 11:14 p.m.
Idaho Vandals fill pressing needs on signing day
The Idaho football program addressed several pressing needs and signed a couple of players with familiar last names to start National Signing Day.