Stories tagged: USA Today
MONDAY, 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.
MONDAY, 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
MONDAY, 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: MONDAY, 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.
MONDAY, 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.
MONDAY, 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 …
SUNDAY, 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.
MONDAY, 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.
MONDAY, 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.
THURSDAY, 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 …
MONDAY, 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.
FRIDAY, 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 …
MONDAY, 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 …
MONDAY, 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.”
WEDNESDAY, 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 …
MONDAY, 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 …
WEDNESDAY, 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 …
TUESDAY, FEB. 3, 2015
Gonzaga climbs a spot to No. 2 in major men’s basketball polls
Men’s college basketball: Gonzaga climbed one spot in the AP and USA Today Top 25 polls, reaching No. 2 behind Kentucky. The Bulldogs (22-1), who went 2-0 last week and …
SUNDAY, NOV. 2, 2014
Spin Control: Spokane Valley spits centrist bit
Picking up a slightly dated copy of USA Today last week made me wonder if I’d been away from Eastern Washington so long a seismic shift in the body politic …
TUESDAY, NOV. 27, 2012
Zags up to 12th; Harris honored
One day after winning the Old Spice Classic, Gonzaga University got the attention of the national pollsters, and forward Elias Harris the attention of the West Coast Conference.
THURSDAY, SEPT. 11, 2008
Rumors, legends and more, oh my
First, you should know that Snopes.com is an online service that debunks rumors and urban legends. Secondly, you should know that Berry Picker TUBOB has a rapier wit and majors …