Stories tagged: Sports
Mon., March 18, 2019, 6:38 p.m.
Baylor, Notre Dame, Mississippi State and Louisville are the No. 1 seeds in the women’s NCAA Tournament, leading a March Madness field that was revealed early thanks to a production …
UPDATED: Mon., March 18, 2019, 6:54 p.m.
Tuesday’s TV, Radio Highlights
UPDATED: Mon., March 18, 2019, 6:48 p.m.
Mon., March 18, 2019, 5:57 p.m.
Senior guard Geno Crandall watched the Selection Show with great interest to learn Gonzaga’s seeding and also see the draw for numerous friends. Crandall, a Minneapolis native, knows virtually all …
Mon., March 18, 2019, 5:48 p.m.
Killian Tillie’s health has been a key factor throughout Gonzaga’s 2019 season. Josh Perkins’ shoulder was a major question for months leading up to the season. Both should be ready …
Mon., March 18, 2019, 4:49 p.m.
The Spokesman-Review’s Theo Lawson is one of 65 national media members voting in the Associated Press Top 25 basketball poll this season. Every week throughout the 2018-19 campaign, he’ll break …
UPDATED: Mon., March 18, 2019, 5:22 p.m.
Here’s a breakdown of eight head coaches, assistants and grad assistants with local ties who’ll be appearing in this year’s Big Dance.
UPDATED: Mon., March 18, 2019, 4:18 p.m.
Spoiler alert: the Gonzaga women will play Arkansas Little Rock in a first-round NCAA Tournament game on Saturday in Corvallis, Oregon.
UPDATED: Mon., March 18, 2019, 11:51 a.m.
Gonzaga’s Rui Hachimura was named first-team All-America by the U.S. Basketball Writers Association and Mark Few is a finalist for the USBWA’s Coach of the Year Award.
UPDATED: Mon., March 18, 2019, 6:18 p.m.
Redshirt sophomore QB Connor Neville, a former four-star high school prospect, announced Monday WSU had submitted his notification to transfer and entered his name into the NCAA’s transfer portal.
UPDATED: Mon., March 18, 2019, 3:08 p.m.
The final AP college basketball poll of the season mirrors the NCAA Tournament’s No. 1 seed line. Gonzaga’s three-week stay at No. 1 in the media poll ended with a …
Mon., March 18, 2019, 6 a.m.
A bevy of scientists has helped Montana’s most threatened fish avoid blinking out.
Mon., March 18, 2019, 5 a.m.
John Blanchette: Depth and defense against offense and athleticism makes for tough choice in fictional battle between Gonzaga’s best
Picked up those inseparable buddies and Zags fans, Hysteria and Horse Sense, hitchhiking back from Las Vegas after cashing in their return flight tickets to put everything on Gonzaga to …
Mon., March 18, 2019, 5 a.m.
In one corner, the 2017 Zags. The 29-game winning streak to open the season. Top defensive team in the country. In the other corner, the 2019 Zags, with generational offensive …
UPDATED: Sun., March 17, 2019, 10:47 p.m.
RayQuan Evans and Alphonso Anderson scored 32 points apiece and North Idaho overpowered Walla Walla 104-73 in the championship game of the Northwest Athletic Conference Tournament on Sunday.
Sun., March 17, 2019, 10 p.m.
Giannis Antetokounmpo scored a career-high 52 points, but Joel Embiid had 40 points and 15 rebounds to lead the Philadelphia 76ers over the Milwaukee Bucks 130-125 on Sunday.
Sun., March 17, 2019, 10 p.m.
Monday’s TV, Radio Highlights
UPDATED: Sun., March 17, 2019, 9:54 p.m.
From Twitter to the lengthy roster of college basketball analysts, it was nearly impossible to ignore the debate leading up to Selection Sunday about Gonzaga deserving a No. 1 or …
UPDATED: Sun., March 17, 2019, 9:31 p.m.
Sean Couturier beat Matt Murray with 3 seconds remaining in overtime and the Philadelphia Flyers put together an improbable rally to edge the Pittsburgh Penguins 2-1 on Sunday night.
UPDATED: Sun., March 17, 2019, 9:58 p.m.
John Blanchette: On a topsy-turvy Selection Sunday, Gonzaga avoids another upset, holding on to No. 1 seed
So in case the Gonzaga Bulldogs still didn’t have that top-line feeling back after Terrible Tuesday, they were given an imprimatur on Selection Sunday. And they had nothing to do …
UPDATED: Sun., March 17, 2019, 9:04 p.m.
The Spokane Chiefs are in a familiar spot. They just finished their second consecutive season with at least 40 wins and are rewarded with a first-round playoff date with the …
UPDATED: Sun., March 17, 2019, 9:26 p.m.
The bracket is out. The bubbles have burst. The NCAA Tournament got real Sunday as CBS’s “Selection Sunday” show revealed the field.
Sun., March 17, 2019, 8:04 p.m.
Another race won, another crystal trophy earned, another World Cup record written by Mikaela Shiffrin.
UPDATED: Sun., March 17, 2019, 10:06 p.m.
Midway through CBS’ hourlong NCAA Tournament selection show, Noah Dickerson started getting a little nervous when half of the 68-team field was revealed, and the Huskies hadn’t heard their name.
UPDATED: Sun., March 17, 2019, 9:57 p.m.
This is now the season of the 50-point scorer in the NBA. There have been 11 players to score at least 50 in a game this season, the most of …
Sun., March 17, 2019, 7:47 p.m.
Dominic Thiem edged error-prone Roger Federer 3-6, 6-3, 7-5 to win the BNP Paribas Open on Sunday, denying Federer a record sixth title at the desert tournament in Indian Wells, …
UPDATED: Sun., March 17, 2019, 10:05 p.m.
The man most college basketball purists turn to when they need to scratch their advanced statistics itch will be courtside in his hometown of Salt Lake City when the Zags …
Sun., March 17, 2019, 7:13 p.m.
North Carolina earned the No. 1 seed in the Midwest Region, but that’s about the only gift the Tar Heels got for the NCAA Tournament.
UPDATED: Sun., March 17, 2019, 8:04 p.m.
South Region preview: After being on the wrong side of history last year, Virginia earns top seed again
Virginia now has its chance to make up for being the first No. 1 seed to lose its NCAA Tournament opener.
UPDATED: Sun., March 17, 2019, 7:55 p.m.
Zion Williamson and Duke are the overall No. 1 seed in the NCAA Tournament. The Blue Devils sit atop the East Region, and their road to Minneapolis could include matchups …