Stories tagged: Santa Clara
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 25, 2018, 8:17 p.m.
Firmly rooted in a basketball-rabid land of Zags and Cougs, Phil Von Buchwaldt has cast his glare far afield and awaits the day Santa Clara men’s basketball returns to national …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 20, 2018, 8:12 p.m.
The Santa Clara County Medical Examiner confirmed Tuesday that a body discovered near Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara was that of Ian Powers, a Spokane resident and U.S. Army veteran …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 15, 2018, 10:50 p.m.
Search continues Thursday for Spokane man who mysteriously disappeared in Santa Clara after 49ers football game
The search continued Thursday for a Spokane man who disappeared Monday night after a San Francisco 49es football game in Santa Clara, California.
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 22, 2018, 5:12 p.m.
Gonzaga’s loss to Saint Mary’s cost the Zags just two spots in the latest AP college basketball poll, but it did wonders for the Gaels. The Zags (17-4, 7-1 WCC) …
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 21, 2018, 6:26 p.m.
Spend any time around Josh Perkins and you’ve probably heard him say, “I’ll roll with my guys,” or words to that effect. The junior point guard is learning how to …
UPDATED: Sun., March 5, 2017, 11:11 p.m.
Santa Clara’s Jared Brownridge is one of the most prolific scorers in WCC history. The senior wing has scored 2,281 career points, trailing only Tyler Haws (2,323), Kevin Foster (2,423) …
Sun., March 5, 2017, 8:26 p.m.
Mark Few and Jared Brownridge don’t need introductions. “Seems like we’ve seen played him 30 times,” Gonzaga’s head coach said of the Santa Clara senior guard who ranks fourth on …
Sat., Feb. 4, 2017, 11:59 p.m.
No Nigel, no problem? Not exactly. It’s always an issue, or at least a potential one, when lining up without the best player on the team and one of the …
Sat., Feb. 4, 2017, 11:42 p.m.
Santa Clara was not the pushover a 90-55 final score had made them out to be on Saturday when it faced unbeaten Gonzaga.
Fri., Feb. 3, 2017, 9:22 p.m.
A day after Gonzaga stomped conference rival BYU in Spokane, the Zags got on a plane and headed to California to hopefully extend their nine-game winning streak in Santa Clara.
Fri., Jan. 27, 2017, 11:53 p.m.
The Gonzaga-Santa Clara men’s basketball game Saturday, Feb. 4, at the McCarthey Athletic Center has been moved to 7 p.m. on ESPN2.
Tue., March 29, 2016, 9:16 p.m.
Former Arizona State coach Herb Sendek was hired as Santa Clara’s new basketball coach. Sendek will be officially introduced at a news conference on Wednesday.
Wed., March 2, 2016, 11:15 p.m.
For the first time since 2006, Gonzaga enters the WCC women’s tournament without the No. 1 seed attached to its name.
Wed., Jan. 27, 2016, 2:34 p.m.
The Zags open the second half of the WCC season against Santa Clara, which pushed GU to the final buzzer in a 79-77 loss on Dec. 31.
Thu., Jan. 21, 2016, 11:01 p.m.
Nick Emery scored 24 points, Chase Fisher added 20, Kyle Collinsworth had his 10th career triple-double and BYU took control in the second half Thursday night to defeat Loyola Marymount …
Sat., Jan. 2, 2016, 10:22 p.m.
Chase Fischer scored 23 points with six 3-pointers and Kyle Collinsworth added 22 points as BYU defeated Pacific.
Thu., Dec. 31, 2015, 8:02 p.m.
Welcome to the Leavey Center, where the odd, unusual and unpredictable happen, at least when Gonzaga walks through the front doors for its annual visit.
Thu., Dec. 31, 2015, 4:49 p.m.
Josh Perkins had 18 of his career-high 26 points in the second half and Gonzaga beat Santa Clara 79-77 on Thursday.
Sun., Jan. 11, 2015
Przemek Karnowski took an entry pass, powered inside against Santa Clara’s Nate Kratch and dunked for the game’s first points. Gonzaga’s next possession ended with Karnowski making a jump hook. …
Sat., Jan. 10, 2015
The Gonzaga men’s basketball team entertains Santa Clara tonight at 5 p.m. at the McCarthey Athletic Center. The Zags have won 33 straight on their home court. The Broncos (7-9, …
Fri., Jan. 9, 2015, 7:13 p.m.
The Gonzaga men’s basketball team entertains Santa Clara tonight (Saturday) at 5 at McCarthey Athletic Center.
Sat., May 3, 2014
A Spokane basketball blue blood who has won numerous Hoopfest titles, played in the WNBA and led Mead to a state championship has been hired as an assistant coach for …
Thu., Jan. 30, 2014
SANTA CLARA, Calif. – Sam Dower Jr. wasn’t the first option. The senior forward didn’t seem to be the second option as Kyle Dranginis was dribbling well beyond the 3-point …
Wed., Jan. 29, 2014, 11:24 p.m.
Sam Dower flashed near the top of key, took a pass and hit the biggest shot of his Gonzaga career to carry the Bulldogs past upset-minded Santa Clara 54-52 on …
Sat., Dec. 28, 2013
Gone are the last two seasons with occasional split weeks – one home game and one road game – and disjointed travel partners. The addition of Pacific brought WCC membership …
Fri., Dec. 27, 2013, 6:15 p.m.
Gone are the last two seasons with occasional split weeks – one home game and one road game – and disjointed travel partners.
Fri., Dec. 27, 2013
Gonzaga senior forward Sam Dower Jr. feared the worst when he took a nasty fall late in the first half of Saturday’s loss to Kansas State. Dower couldn’t brace his …
Sun., Jan. 6, 2013
SANTA CLARA, Calif. – Seven days, more than 3,500 air miles, four different hotels, three opponents with a combined record of 30-9. And three large wins.
Sat., Jan. 5, 2013
SANTA CLARA, Calif. – It’d probably make for a good sports reality show: The rise and fall and rise of the Santa Clara men’s basketball team. The coach, Kerry Keating, …
Fri., Feb. 17, 2012
SANTA CLARA, Calif.– There was nothing easy about it, but it probably shouldn’t have been this hard. Gonzaga dominated inside, shot a high percentage, had a big rebounding edge and …