Stories tagged: Rui Hachimura
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 15, 2019, 8:46 p.m.
Isaiah Pineiro, a 6-foot-7, 215-pound forward, torched the Zags for a career-high-tying 30 points two weeks ago.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 13, 2019, 5:41 p.m.
Gonzaga forwards Brandon Clarke and Rui Hachimura have been named to the Naismith Trophy midseason team and they’re among 30 candidates for the Naismith player of the year.
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.
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, 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: Sat., Jan. 26, 2019, 7:23 p.m.
Back to when Ira Brown first started playing professional basketball in Japan in 2011. Back before Hachimura started playing basketball.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 22, 2019, 11:05 p.m.
Gonzaga’s ‘Big Three’ of Brandon Clarke, Rui Hachimura and Killian Tillie provides intriguing options on the court
The fourth-ranked Zags have three of the best forwards in college basketball. They saw court time together last week for the first time since Tillie’s return five games ago from …
Wed., Jan. 16, 2019, 5 a.m.
The main lights are down, music is pumping and the cheerleaders align themselves perpendicular from the bench. As introductions are booming out from the PA announcer, Jack Beach is positioned …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 9, 2019, 5:09 p.m.
Gonzaga’s Rui Hachimura on Wednesday made two player of the year midseason watch lists. Hachimura is one of 25 players on the Wooden Award list and one of 30 candidates …
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 1, 2019, 7:39 p.m.
There was no Geno Crandall yet, but there was a lot of Jeremy Jones and Rui Hachimura in Gonzaga’s 89-54 blowout of CSU Bakersfield on Monday night. Those three Zags …
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 26, 2018, 6:42 p.m.
There’s usually a story behind players’ numbers at virtually every level of basketball. The Zags are no different, picking numbers that carry special significance to family members, a favorite NBA …
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 21, 2018, 9:53 p.m.
The key moment, offensive player of the game and defensive player of the game from Gonzaga’s 101-40 win against Denver at the McCarthey Athletic Center in Spokane.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 21, 2018, 9:17 p.m.
Gonzaga’s Brandon Clarke and Rui Hachimura are among 20 players on the Oscar Robertson Trophy midseason watch list.
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 12, 2018, 7:19 p.m.
Who is Rui? How an uncatchable fastball turned Gonzaga’s Hachimura from baseball prodigy to potential NBA lottery pick
Looking back, Rui Hachimura is grateful he stayed at Gonzaga through a stressful first year in Spokane.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 8, 2018, 7:59 p.m.
This one is full of great individual duels, but the headliner is Gonzaga’s Rui Hachimura and Tennessee’s Grant Williams, whether they match up against each other or not. There’s wiggle …
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 26, 2018, 11:48 a.m.
The WCC has handed out three player of the week honors this season and two have gone to Gonzaga’s Rui Hachimura.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 22, 2018, 4:28 p.m.
Gonzaga had numerous candidates but settled for two representatives on the Maui Invitational All-Tournament team.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 20, 2018, 10:20 p.m.
How will Gonzaga’s Rui Hachimura, Brandon Clarke handle Duke’s Zion Williamson, Cam Reddish? We’ll find out in the Maui Invitational final
Hachimura would be giving away roughly 50 pounds, but he is Gonzaga’s strongest interior player and had success defending 260-pound Jock Landale last season. Clarke is an option, but he’d …
Sun., Nov. 18, 2018, 5 a.m.
Stuff of dreams: Five star-studded individual matchups for Gonzaga we’d like to see at the Maui Invitational
Zion-Rui? Yes please. RJ-Snacks? Second that. Reddish-Clarke? Yup. Perkins-Williams? Yes, sir. Clarke-Jeter? Affirmative.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 15, 2018, 10:42 p.m.
What could have happened if Rui Hachimura, Killian Tillie or Zach Norvell Jr. left Gonzaga after last season? Just take a look at Texas A&M
It has been a tale of two programs since Gonzaga and Texas A&M last met almost three years ago.
Mon., Nov. 12, 2018, 11:30 a.m.
Gonzaga forward Rui Hachimura was honored as the WCC player of the week.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 6, 2018, 9:06 p.m.
Rui Hachimura has become a familiar name on preseason watch lists, with Killian Tillie not far behind and Zach Norvell Jr. receiving several mentions, too.
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 5, 2018, 7:35 p.m.
Gonzaga junior forwards Rui Hachimura and Killian Tillie are on the preseason watch list for the Naismith Trophy player of the year.
Thu., Nov. 1, 2018, 6 a.m.
Gonzaga pretty much went unbeaten in the offseason, until Tuesday’s news that junior forward Killian Tillie will miss eight weeks with a stress fracture in his ankle.
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 30, 2018, 7:58 p.m.
Gonzaga will be without one of its key players for roughly the first two months of the season. Junior forward Killian Tillie, recently named to the Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Award preseason …
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 23, 2018, 5:19 p.m.
Gonzaga’s Rui Hachimura just misses making the preseason AP All-America team.
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 18, 2018, 7:04 p.m.
Gonzaga’s rare, one-year absence as the WCC preseason favorite officially came to an end Thursday, to the surprise of absolutely nobody.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 17, 2018, 6:28 p.m.
For the third day in a row, Gonzaga has a player on a watch list for a national award. Junior forward Rui Hachimura is the latest, joining 19 others on …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 10, 2018, 9:38 p.m.
It is Oct. 10, the Zags have been practicing for less than two weeks and they’ve staged a 15-minute scrimmage in front of an overflow crowd at the McCarthey Athletic …
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 8, 2018, 9:34 p.m.
The Zags have received an abundance of preseason attention, from top-five rankings to All-America selections, but they are dealing with a shortage of available scholarship players. Gonzaga is down to …