Stories tagged: Santa Clara
UPDATED: Sun., March 5, 2017, 11:11 p.m.
Gonzaga-Santa Clara key matchups
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.
Gonzaga trying to keep Brownridge, Broncos in check
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.
Gonzaga turns to balance, depth without Williams-Goss
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.
Gonzaga steps up defense to stop Santa Clara’s early run
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.
Gonzaga women make quick turnaround to play at Santa Clara
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.
Gonzaga-Santa Clara tip time changed to 7 p.m. on Feb. 4
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.
Newsmakers: Former Arizona State coach Herb Sendek hired at Santa Clara
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.
Gonzaga women still have targets on their backs
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.
Four corners: Zags return home to face Broncos
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.
WCC men’s basketball: Nick Emery, Kyle Collinsworth lead BYU past LMU
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.
West Coast men’s basketball: BYU easily handles Pacific
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.
Josh Perkins helps Zags hold off Broncos
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.
Perkins leads Zags past Santa Clara
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
Post it: Another victory for Zags
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
Zags host to Santa Clara
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.
Gonzaga plays host to Santa Clara
The Gonzaga men’s basketball team entertains Santa Clara tonight (Saturday) at 5 at McCarthey Athletic Center.
Sat., May 3, 2014
Gonzaga hires Stacy Clinesmith as women’s basketball assistant
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
Dower 3-pointer rescues Gonzaga
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.
Dower’s 3 rescues Bulldogs
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
GU opens WCC vs. Broncos at Kennel
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.
Zags open WCC play with Santa Clara
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
Dower’s status for WCC opener up in the air
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
Gonzaga completes grueling road trip with hard-fought victory
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
Zags play at resurgent Santa Clara
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
Gonzaga shakes off pesky Santa Clara
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 …
Wed., Feb. 15, 2012, 5:07 p.m.
Zags to face hard-luck Santa Clara
Kerry Keating probably leads the WCC and most of college basketball in coaching adjustments this season. He’d rather it be just the opposite.
Tue., Feb. 14, 2012
WCC’s top scorer booted by Broncos
SANTA CLARA, Calif. – Santa Clara guard Kevin Foster, the West Coast Conference’s leading scorer, has been suspended for the remainder of the season following an arrest for driving under …
Sun., Dec. 11, 2011, 5:44 p.m.
Trio leads Cougars to rout of Santa Clara
Early in the first half, before this Sunday afternoon game became a snoozer, Charlie Enquist showed a physical side – and confidence – that hasn’t always been there during his …
Thu., Feb. 17, 2011
West Coast Conference teams jockey for top two seeds
Since the West Coast Conference adopted its current tournament format in 2003, only once has a team seeded third or higher advanced to the championship. That was No. 3 San …
Fri., Jan. 21, 2011
Broncos finally bust Zags at home
SANTA CLARA, Calif. – The last three times Santa Clara and Gonzaga have met at the Leavey Center, the Broncos got the better of the Bulldogs for 30 minutes, 35 …