Stories tagged: South Dakota State Jackrabbits
Thu., March 16, 2017, 11:16 p.m.
Gonzaga’s three transfers make tourney debut in style with victory
All three of Gonzaga’s transfers – Nigel Williams-Goss, Jordan Mathews and Johnathan Williams – won their first game in the NCAA Tournament on Thursday against the South Dakota State.
UPDATED: Thu., March 16, 2017, 9:10 p.m.
John Blanchette: Zags didn’t exactly shine as guardians of the No. 1 seed
The Guardian issued a cheery mea culpa Thursday for the withering dismissal of Spokane penned some 48 hours earlier by its young house sociologist between sips at the Hemingway Bar …
UPDATED: Thu., March 16, 2017, 6:42 p.m.
Gonzaga’s 3-point shooting less than stellar against South Dakota State
South Dakota State held the Zags to one of their lowest shooting percentages from 3-point range this season. Gonzaga finished 26.7 percent (8 of 30) from beyond the arc on …
UPDATED: Thu., March 16, 2017, 6:31 p.m.
Zags get a big lift from freshman Zach Collins in NCAA win
With Gonzaga big man Przemek Karnowski struggling to find his rhythm, freshman center Zach Collins stepped up with 10 points, six rebounds and plenty of energy.
UPDATED: Thu., March 16, 2017, 3:55 p.m.
Gonzaga’s Johnathan Williams dominates South Dakota State’s Mike Daum
SALT LAKE CITY – Seems logical Johnathan Williams would lock down South Dakota State scoring wizard Mike Daum.
UPDATED: Thu., March 16, 2017, 5:44 p.m.
TV Take: Spokane comes together to cheer on the Zags
There are different types of Gonzaga fans in the Spokane community. Die-hards. Casual. Front-runners. Folks who just love the sweatshirts. You name it. The Bulldogs run of success has attracted …
UPDATED: Thu., March 16, 2017, 3:38 p.m.
Gonzaga-South Dakota State: 3 keys to the Bulldogs’ 66-46 win
The key moment, offensive player of the game and defensive player of the game from Gonzaga’s 66-46 win over South Dakota State on Thursday, March 16, 2017 at the Vivint …
UPDATED: Thu., March 16, 2017, 5:22 p.m.
Gonzaga shuts down Jackrabbits, advances to second round of NCAA Tournament
Meet the current Zags. The defensive-minded Zags.
UPDATED: Thu., March 16, 2017, 10:29 a.m.
Running coverage of Gonzaga’s NCAA Tournament win over South Dakota State
Check here for live updates from top-seeded Gonzaga’s first-round NCAA Tournament game against No. 16 seed South Dakota State.
UPDATED: Wed., March 15, 2017, 9 p.m.
John Blanchette: Gonzaga has faced plenty of behemoths in past NCAA tournaments
In March of 1999 – or 1 A.D., as it’s known in the context of Gonzaga basketball – the Bulldogs’ coaching staff devised what would be the game plan to …
UPDATED: Wed., March 15, 2017, 9:55 p.m.
Sisters pulled in two directions over Zags’ matchup
When Margie Fiedler thinks of college basketball, there’s one game that comes to mind almost instantly.
Wed., March 15, 2017, 7:10 p.m.
Big guys take center stage for Gonzaga-South Dakota State in NCAA Tournament
The big guys take center stage for Gonzaga’s first-round NCAA Tournament game against South Dakota State.
UPDATED: Wed., March 15, 2017, 9:32 p.m.
Gonzaga’s ‘D’ encounters elite scorer in Jackrabbits’ Mike Daum
Gonzaga assistant coach Brian Michaelson didn’t have to go deep into his memory bank when asked about South Dakota State scoring machine Mike Daum. “Wiltjer, that’s a better driver,” said …
UPDATED: Wed., March 15, 2017, 4:31 p.m.
Killian Tillie takes advantage of extra healing time
Gonzaga had a short break after winning the WCC tournament before beginning preparations for the NCAA tournament. That was just fine with freshman forward Killian Tillie.
UPDATED: Wed., March 15, 2017, 4:06 p.m.
T.J. Otzelberger lobbied for Lorenzo Romar’s return to Washington shortly before his dismissal
Washington coach Lorenzo Romar was fired on Wednesday afternoon, just a couple hours after former UW assistant and current South Dakota State coach T.J. Otzelberger made the case why Romar …
UPDATED: Wed., March 15, 2017, 5:16 p.m.
SDSU guard Michael Orris inspired to play for his late brother against Gonzaga
One Jackrabbit will have a little extra motivation to beat the Zags on Thursday. South Dakota State’s Michael Orris said he’ll be playing his best to upset top-seeded Gonzaga in …
UPDATED: Wed., March 15, 2017, 4:11 p.m.
SDSU’s A.J. Hess has warmest regards for Brookings
Senior wing A.J. Hess, a graduate transfer from Southern Utah, loves everything about South Dakota State’s campus and community.
UPDATED: Sun., March 12, 2017, 9:19 p.m.
No. 1-seeded Gonzaga faces South Dakota State in first round
Gonzaga on Sunday found out its NCAA tournament seeding (No. 1 in the West Region), site (Salt Lake City) and opponent (South Dakota State).
Tue., March 7, 2017, 6:10 p.m.
Mike Daum scores 37 as South Dakota State tips Omaha, gains 4th NCAA Tournament appearance
After a sluggish start, South Dakota State dug in, took care of the ball, and hung on to defeat Omaha and win the Summit League championship for the fourth time. …
Mon., March 6, 2017, 4 p.m.
South Dakota State in Summit finals with win over South Dakota
Michael Orris scored 20 points and hit a go-ahead jumper with two seconds left, and fourth-seeded South Dakota State beat top-seeded South Dakota 74-71 in Monday night’s Summit League Tournament …
Sun., March 5, 2017, 4 p.m.
Mike Daum, South Dakota State roll to 83-73 win over Denver
Mike Daum scored 33 points on 9-for-18 shooting and No. 4 seed South Dakota State rolled to an 83-73 win over fifth-seeded Denver in a Summit League Tournament quarterfinal Sunday …
Sat., Feb. 25, 2017, 2 p.m.
Mike Daum nets 30 in South Dakota State’s win over Denver
Mike Daum scored 30 points on 11-of-19 shooting and made three 3-pointers to help South Dakota State beat Denver 88-64 on Saturday.
Sat., Feb. 18, 2017, 4 p.m.
Mike Daum scores NCAA season-high 51 points in South Dakota State win
Mike Daum scored a career–high 51 points – the highest total by any player in the NCAA this season – and grabbed 15 rebounds to lead South Dakota State to …
Fri., March 18, 2016, 6:17 p.m.
Maryland holds on against South Dakota State’s furious rally
Nothing’s been easy this year for Maryland.
Thu., March 17, 2016, 6:14 p.m.
No. 5 seed Maryland guards against upset-minded Jackrabbits
If any game in the NCAA tournament screams “upset special,” it’s Maryland vs. South Dakota State.