Stories tagged: USA Today
UPDATED: Tue., April 3, 2018, 6:10 p.m.
Gonzaga No. 10 in USA Today’s final rankings
Gonzaga barely hung on to a top-10 ranking in USA Today’s final college basketball poll. The Zags (32-5), who were No. 8 in USA Today’s March 5 rankings, dropped a …
Mon., March 12, 2018, 10:43 a.m.
Gonzaga falls to No. 8 in poll after winning WCC Tournament
Gonzaga played some of its best basketball of the season in rolling to the WCC Tournament championship.
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 19, 2018, 10:42 a.m.
Gonzaga shares No. 6 with Texas Tech after another rough week for ranked teams
Another week of carnage for teams in the AP college basketball poll saw squads ranked third, fourth, fifth, sixth, seventh and eighth lose at least once.
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 12, 2018, 10:54 p.m.
Gonzaga cracks AP top 10 at No. 9; Saint Mary’s drops to 15th
Gonzaga’s road win over Saint Mary’s and another chaotic week in college basketball sent the Zags back into the top 10 for the first time since the 2017 postseason.
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 29, 2018, 4:46 p.m.
Gonzaga moves up to 14 in AP poll, Gaels climb into 13th spot
Gonzaga’s 2-0 week bumped the Zags up one spot to No. 14 in the AP college basketball poll.
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 22, 2018, 5:12 p.m.
Gonzaga falls to No. 15, one spot ahead of Saint Mary’s
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: Mon., Jan. 15, 2018, 3:38 p.m.
Gonzaga keeps climbing in AP poll, moves to No. 13
Gonzaga plunged from No. 12 to No. 20 after losing at San Diego State on Dec. 21 but three AP polls later the Zags have regained seven spots. The Zags …
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 8, 2018, 4:30 p.m.
Gonzaga climbs four spots to No. 15 in AP basketball poll
Gonzaga, which thumped Pepperdine and Loyola Marymount, took advantage of the conference carnage elsewhere and moved up four spots to No. 15.
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 27, 2017, 4:01 p.m.
Gonzaga drops four spots to 19th in USA Today poll
Gonzaga slipped four spots to No. 19 in the USA Today college basketball poll released Tuesday.
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 27, 2017, 11:15 a.m.
Gonzaga moves up to No. 15 in AP rankings, No. 14 in coaches’ poll
Gonzaga’s third-place performance at the PK80 impressed some AP college basketball poll voters.
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 20, 2017, 10:43 a.m.
Gonzaga ranked No. 17 in both major polls
Gonzaga stayed at No. 17 in the AP college basketball poll, but it’s a tad stronger 17 than a week ago.
Tue., Sept. 19, 2017, 12:26 p.m.
Dry Fly ranks among the top 10 vodka distillers in the country
Dry Fly came in No. 6 in the recent USA Today 10best Readers’ Choice Awards. It was the only Pacific Northwest distillery to make the list.
Mon., Aug. 21, 2017, 1:46 p.m.
Dry Fly could use your vote
The Spokane distillery is in the running for best craft vodka distillery in the country through a readers’ poll via USA Today
Mon., March 13, 2017, 12:06 p.m.
Zags climb to No. 2 in college basketball polls
Gonzaga climbed two spots to No. 2 in both major college basketball polls.
Mon., Feb. 27, 2017, 10:55 p.m.
Gonzaga slides to No. 4 in both major polls
Gonzaga dropped to No. 4 in both major polls, ending a
Mon., Feb. 20, 2017, 10:27 p.m.
Gonzaga No. 1 for program-record fourth consecutive week
Gonzaga is No. 1 in both major college basketball polls for the fourth straight week, eclipsing the 2013 team’s three-week stint as the longest in program history.
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 13, 2017, 10:52 p.m.
Gonzaga No. 1 in AP, USA Today polls for third straight week
Gonzaga stayed on top of the AP Top 25 for the third consecutive week, matching the 2013 team’s three-week stint at No. 1.
Mon., Feb. 6, 2017, 10:37 p.m.
Gonzaga remains No. 1, Villanova climbs to No. 2
Gonzaga remained No. 1 in both major polls after its two closest pursuers dropped games in another upset-filled week of college basketball.
Mon., Jan. 30, 2017, 10:59 p.m.
Top Dogs: Gonzaga No. 1 in AP, USA Today polls
For all the debate over the weekend about the possibility of Gonzaga reaching No. 1, the voting turned out like so many Zags’ games this season: It wasn’t all that …
Sun., Jan. 29, 2017, 10:27 p.m.
Gonzaga’s Few doesn’t have one-track mind when it comes to rankings
Gonzaga coach Mark Few will not be refreshing Twitter every 3 seconds to see if the Zags are ranked No. 1 in the nation.
Mon., Jan. 9, 2017, 10:55 p.m.
Gonzaga ranked fifth in both polls
Gonzaga held steady at No. 5 in the latest AP Top 25 but dropped a spot to fifth in the USA Today rankings.
Mon., Dec. 26, 2016, 10:16 p.m.
Zags ranked sixth, seventh in major polls
Gonzaga stayed at No. 7 in AP Top 25 for the second consecutive week but moved up one spot to No. 6 in the USA Today rankings.
Thu., June 2, 2016, 3:58 p.m.
Tribune renames itself ‘Tronc’ while Gannett weighs its bid
We still don’t know if USA Today owner Gannett will continue its $864 million bid for Tribune Publishing, but we do know that no one will have Tribune to kick …
Mon., May 23, 2016, 11:30 a.m.
Tribune rejects second Gannett bid, sets the stage for talks
Tribune Publishing rejected a second takeover bid from USA Today owner Gannett, but did say Monday that it was open to further talks.
Fri., May 20, 2016, 10:13 a.m.
Gannett urges Tribune holders to reject nominees for board
Five days after boosting its unsolicited takeover bid for Tribune Publishing Co. by 22 percent, USA Today owner Gannett is urging Tribune shareholders to reject the company’s slate of nominees …
Mon., May 16, 2016, 11:26 a.m.
Gannett raises Tribune Publishing offer by 22 percent
USA Today owner Gannett has boosted its takeover bid for Tribune Publishing Co. by about 22 percent one week after the owner of the Los Angeles Times, Chicago Tribune and …
Mon., May 9, 2016, noon
Tribune adopts shareholder rights plan to fend off Gannett
Fending off an unsolicited takeover by the owner of USA Today, Chicago’s Tribune Publishing has adopted shareholder rights plan, a so-called “poison pill.”
Wed., May 4, 2016, 4:33 p.m.
Tribune Publishing rejects Gannett’s ‘opportunistic’ bid
Tribune Publishing Co. on Wednesday rejected Gannett’s more than $388 million buyout offer, saying it’s too little for the company that owns the Los Angeles Times, Chicago Tribune and other …
Mon., April 25, 2016, 8:02 a.m.
USA Today owner Gannett bids for LA Times publisher Tribune
Newspaper publisher Gannett said Monday that it wants to buy rival Tribune Publishing for more than $388 million, in a deal that would give the owner of USA Today control …
Wed., March 16, 2016, 9:23 a.m.
USA Today founder’s mansion burns in Florida
The quirky, 10,000-square-foot, sun-drenched oceanfront compound that was once owned by USA Today founder Al Neuharth burned down, and fire investigators said Wednesday they were examining if ongoing construction played …