Stories tagged: Santa Clara Broncos
Mon., March 6, 2017, 11:36 p.m.
Gonzaga handles crunch-time heat in WCC semifinal victory
At the end of
UPDATED: Mon., March 6, 2017, 11:42 p.m.
Gonzaga guards Silas Melson, Josh Perkins struggle in win over Santa Clara
Perfection was never a must.
Mon., March 6, 2017, 11:27 p.m.
Gonzaga-Santa Clara halted because men’s game started with women’s ball
Tuesday’s West Coast Conference men’s basketball semifinal between Gonzaga and Santa Clara was stopped after a couple possessions when it was determined the teams were using a women’s ball.
UPDATED: Mon., March 6, 2017, 11:42 p.m.
John Blanchette: Gonzaga absorbs Santa Clara’s best shot, primarily delivered by Jared Brownridge
Mark Few met Jared Brownridge in the handshake line and the two took a long moment for a hug and a handshake and some claps on the shoulder, and especially …
UPDATED: Mon., March 6, 2017, 10:36 p.m.
Gonzaga takes inside lane past Santa Clara
The 3-point shot was a great equalizer for Santa Clara for a good portion of Monday night’s WCC tournament semifinal against Gonzaga. But it’s still tough to be beat high-percentage …
UPDATED: Mon., March 6, 2017, 10:26 p.m.
Gonzaga-Santa Clara: 3 keys to the Bulldogs’ 77-68 win
The key moment, offensive player of the game and defensive player of the game from Gonzaga’s 77-68 win over Santa Clara on Monday, March 6, 2017 at the Orleans Arena …
UPDATED: Mon., March 6, 2017, 9:25 p.m.
TV Take: Dick Vitale has seen a lot, but he didn’t expect to see the Zags challenged Monday night
Dick Vitale has seen Gonzaga enough this season to come prepared. The veteran ESPN announcer had pages and pages of material ready when the Zags blew out Santa Clara in …
UPDATED: Mon., March 6, 2017, 11:40 p.m.
Gonzaga holds off Santa Clara, advances to WCC title game
There aren’t many sure things in life but Gonzaga has made reaching the WCC tournament final – and the NCAA tournament, for that matter – nearly look routine. But there …
Sat., Feb. 4, 2017, 11:58 p.m.
Blanchette: There’s nothing like GameDay in Moraga to get Bulldogs fans exiting the building
Another affront to the Gonzaga sensibilities arrived Saturday.
Sat., Feb. 4, 2017, 11:57 p.m.
TV Take: When it comes to watching Gonzaga, some nights there’s no place like home
There is a lot to be said for watching Gonzaga’s undefeated season from the comfort of your living room. The hot dogs are cheaper, for one thing. The seats are …
Sat., Feb. 4, 2017, 11:48 p.m.
3 keys to the Bulldogs’ 90-55 win over Santa Clara
The key moment, offensive player of the game and defensive player of the game from Gonzaga’s 90-55 win over Santa Clara on Saturday, Feb. 4, 2017 at the McCarthey Athletic …
Sat., Feb. 4, 2017, 11:47 p.m.
Ankle injury keeps Nigel Williams-Goss out of Gonzaga’s starting lineup vs. Santa Clara
Junior guard Nigel Williams-Goss didn’t start in Gonzaga’s game against Santa Clara on Saturday the McCarthey Athletic Center.
Sat., Feb. 4, 2017, 11:46 p.m.
No. 1 Gonzaga pummels Santa Clara to stay unbeaten
Gonzaga’s depth, balance and defense have been strengths all season. They took on added importance Saturday with leading scorer Nigel Williams-Goss sidelined by an ankle injury.
Sat., Feb. 4, 2017, 11:45 p.m.
Jordan Mathews and Josh Perkins shine for Gonzaga
Jordan Mathews and Josh Perkins delivered big games for Gonzaga with Nigel
Sat., Feb. 4, 2017, 11:44 p.m.
Gonzaga has all the numbers after brief moment trailing against Santa Clara
If there’s one thing that has consistently defined the Zags this season, it’s the numbers. It’s safe to say the numbers have enhanced the whole Gonzaga experience this year and …
Fri., Feb. 3, 2017, 11:59 p.m.
Firsts keep coming for Gonzaga basketball
In this season of firsts for the Gonzaga Bulldogs, add a few more. The Zags will play at home as the nation’s No. 1 team for the first time in …
Fri., Feb. 3, 2017, 11:58 p.m.
Jared Brownridge leads Santa Clara’s talented lineup of guards
The key matchup for Gonzaga in its game against Santa Clara on Saturday, Feb. 4, 2017 at the McCarthey Athletic Center in Spokane.
Fri., Feb. 3, 2017, 11:57 p.m.
Gonzaga has dominated recent series with Santa Clara
A look back at the history of Gonzaga vs. Santa Clara in men’s basketball.
Fri., Jan. 20, 2017, 12:19 a.m.
Josh Perkins shrugs off ‘DUI’ taunts from Santa Clara student section
It started during pre-game warm-ups. A small group of Santa Clara students chanted “DUI, DUI, DUI” at Josh Perkins, in reference to the Gonzaga sophomore guard’s arrest in October for …
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 20, 2017, 12:58 a.m.
TV Take: No. 1 seed talk for Gonzaga plentiful from ESPNU’s remote site broadcast crew
Is there an upper limit two people can talk about one subject over a two-hour period? If there is, the ESPNU broadcast crew of John Brickley and Sean Harrington tested …
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 20, 2017, 12:59 a.m.
Gonzaga’s defense shuts down another foe in win over Santa Clara
Santa Clara forward Emmanuel Ndumanya took a pass from KJ Feagin and dunked home two points in the final minute of the first half. The significance? It finally gave Santa …
Thu., Jan. 19, 2017, 11:56 p.m.
GU-SCU: 3 keys to the Bulldogs’ 88-57 win
The key moment, offensive player of the game and defensive player of the game from Gonzaga’s 88-57 win over Santa Clara on Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017 at Leavey Center in …
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 20, 2017, 12:54 a.m.
GU-SCU notes: Inside job as Gonzaga pounds smaller Broncos
As good as Santa Clara senior guard Jared Brownridge was on the perimeter, it was no contest inside. No. 4 Gonzaga worked over the smaller Broncos in the lane and …
Wed., Jan. 18, 2017, 7:45 p.m.
Gonzaga tangles with Herb Sendek-led Santa Clara
Herb Sendek’s background indicates he’s quite familiar with chasing and sometimes catching the traditional powers in a conference. He’s been coach of the year in three different conferences.
Wed., Jan. 18, 2017, 7:45 p.m.
No luck needed: Gonzaga goes for 13th straight win over Santa Clara
A look back at the history between Gonzaga and Santa Clara in men’s basketball.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 18, 2017, 7:45 p.m.
High-scoring Jared Brownridge leads a potent Santa Clara backcourt
The key matchup to watch when Gonzaga visits Santa Clara in a WCC men’s basketball game on Thursday, Jan. 19.
Sat., March 5, 2016, 10:19 p.m.
WCC roundup: BYU advances past Santa Clara
Kyle Collinsworth, the West Coast Conference Player of the Year, scored 13 points and had two key assists late in the game as Brigham Young defeated Santa Clara 72-60 in …
Thu., March 3, 2016, 11:59 p.m.
Blanchette: Gritty Bulldogs suffer heartbreaking loss at WCC tournament
The HBO cameras haven’t intruded into their locker room, and so maybe cable subscribers have been shorted on their share of more typical TV pathos.
Thu., March 3, 2016, 11:45 p.m.
Gonzaga women make early exit in WCC tournament
Gonzaga made its earliest exit from the WCC women’s basketball tournament since 2006, falling to Santa Clara 59-58 in the opening round Thursday at the Orleans Arena.
Sat., Feb. 13, 2016, 10:55 p.m.
WCC roundup: Saint Mary’s beats LMU, reaches 20 wins
Calvin Hermanson scored 16 and Saint Mary’s notched its ninth straight 20-win season with a 68-62 win over Loyola Marymount on Saturday night in Moraga, California.