Stories tagged: WCC Tournament
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 8, 2018, 6:06 p.m.
Gonzaga’s WCC schedule begins with two home games and closes with the last of three Bay Area trips and a regular-season finale against rival Saint Mary’s.
UPDATED: Sat., May 26, 2018, 9:27 p.m.
The hits and the wins just keep coming for Gonzaga. As a result the Bulldogs are headed to the NCAA baseball tournament.
UPDATED: Fri., May 25, 2018, 9:48 p.m.
Austin Pinorini hit the go-ahead RBI single in the eighth inning as second-seeded Gonzaga topped host Pepperdine 4-2 on Friday to reach the WCC Tournament championship game.
UPDATED: Mon., March 26, 2018, 9:46 p.m.
The WCC has approved changes that will trim two games from the conference schedule and provide more protection for higher seeds at the WCC tournaments.
UPDATED: Tue., March 6, 2018, 11:30 p.m.
Just after Gonzaga’s 79-71 win over San Diego, the lights and cameras gravitated to Jill Barta, who had finished the game with a game-high 32 points and eight rebounds. She …
UPDATED: Tue., March 6, 2018, 11:30 p.m.
San Diego’s Sydney Williams, a Coeur d’Alene native, scores 20 points in final contest vs. familiar Gonzaga team
Gonzaga has seen plenty of Sydney Williams over the past four years. Granted, not nearly as much as the San Diego senior has seen of the Zags over the course …
UPDATED: Tue., March 6, 2018, 5:10 p.m.
Gonzaga won the conference title in 2017 and now has eight WCC championships. The Bulldogs, who only lost once to a WCC opponent this season, secured an automatic bid to …
UPDATED: Mon., March 5, 2018, 10:56 p.m.
The Gonzaga Bulldogs have just one more team standing in the way of their eighth West Coast Conference championship in program history.
UPDATED: Mon., March 5, 2018, 11:26 p.m.
Yoeli Childs scored a career-high 33 points, Elijah Bryant chipped in 25 and third-seeded BYU beat second-seeded Saint Mary’s 85-72 Monday night in a WCC semifinal game at Orleans Arena.
UPDATED: Mon., March 5, 2018, 11:25 p.m.
Analysis: Gonzaga women produce plenty of highlight moments in WCC Tournament semifinal victory over San Francisco
The Zags had plenty of celebrations to review after their 65-53 win over fifth-seeded San Francisco in the West Coast Conference semifinal on Monday – Emma Stach’s game-high four 3-pointers, …
UPDATED: Mon., March 5, 2018, 6:16 p.m.
Seilund, an All-WCC first-teamer coming off a 28-point outing in the quarterfinals against Loyola Marymount, was held to nine points on 3-of-11 shooting by Gonzaga in a 65-53 Bulldogs win …
UPDATED: Mon., March 5, 2018, 5:24 p.m.
The Gonzaga women sweated out a few scary moments against San Francisco, but Jill Barta led a second-half charge and finished with 19 points and eight rebounds to help the …
UPDATED: Sun., March 4, 2018, 11:10 p.m.
First lesson of the West Coast Conference tournament – never underestimate the underdog.
UPDATED: Fri., March 2, 2018, 11:42 p.m.
Gonzaga has a number of ongoing streaks, but three take precedence for the immediate future.
UPDATED: Fri., March 2, 2018, 11:40 p.m.
Junior point guard James Batemon took over in the second half of Loyola Marymount’s 78-72 victory over Portland on Friday. Batemon scored 29 points, 19 in the final 20 minutes.
UPDATED: Fri., March 2, 2018, 11:01 p.m.
John Blanchette: Ronny Turiaf still keeps his Gonzaga memories close, no matter where in the world he may be
His ability to speak five languages made Ronny Turiaf – Zag by way of France by way of Martinique – the school’s international man of mystery. Or would have, except …
UPDATED: Fri., March 2, 2018, 5:08 p.m.
There were several worthy contenders, but Jessie Loera probably had Gonzaga’s best stat line in Friday’s WCC Tournament win over Pepperdine.
UPDATED: Fri., March 2, 2018, 7:29 p.m.
Jill Barta scored 19 of her 24 points in the first half to lead the Gonzaga Bulldogs (25-5) to an 81-70 win over the Pepperdine Waves (10-20) in the West …
UPDATED: Sat., March 3, 2018, 10:13 a.m.
There’s always something to play for, particularly with March Madness around the corner.
UPDATED: Thu., March 1, 2018, 10:32 p.m.
Top-seeded Gonzaga will face No. 8 Pepperdine in the West Coast Conference Tournament quarterfinals at noon at Orleans Arena in Las Vegas on Friday.
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 27, 2018, 6:57 p.m.
Gonzaga relied on balance during the regular season and that was evident when All-WCC honors were announced Tuesday. Mark Few was voted WCC coach of the year for the 12th …
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 26, 2018, 5:23 p.m.
One of Gonzaga’s better weeks of the regular season brought mixed results in the AP college basketball poll. The Zags won road games at San Diego and BYU to clinch …
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 25, 2018, 5 p.m.
The Gonzaga women (24-5, 17-1) earned the top seed in the West Coast Conference and will open WCC Tournament play against either No. 8 Pepperdine (9-19. 5-13) or No. 9 …
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 25, 2018, 4:56 p.m.
Top-seeded Gonzaga (27-4, 17-1) will open the WCC Tournament against No. 8 Loyola Marymount or No. 9 Portland in the quarterfinals Saturday at 7 p.m. at Orleans Arena in Las …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 31, 2018, 4:54 p.m.
Ronny Turiaf, whose game and magnetic personality left an indelible impression on Gonzaga basketball and the university, is part of the WCC’s 2018 Hall of Honor class.
UPDATED: Wed., March 15, 2017, 4:31 p.m.
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: Tue., March 14, 2017, 8:32 p.m.
It was as close to a rough patch as Gonzaga experienced during its 32-1 march to a No. 1 seed in the NCAA tournament.
UPDATED: Fri., March 10, 2017, 8:16 p.m.
Larry and Alana LaRock are devoted to the Gonzaga Bulldogs. The couple had not missed a home Gonzaga game at the McCarthey Athletic Center until this year – only because …
UPDATED: Wed., March 8, 2017, 7:27 p.m.
The execution on the court was on point and so was the post-game celebration. The buzzer sounded on Gonzaga’s 74-56 win over Saint Mary’s in the WCC tournament title game …
Tue., March 7, 2017, 11:27 p.m.
Fifth-year seniors Przemek Karnowski and walk-on Rem Bakamus have been part of Gonzaga’s five consecutive West Coast Conference tournament championship teams after the Zags’ 74-56 win over Saint Mary’s on …