Stories tagged: WCC
Thu., Jan. 18, 2018, 9:39 p.m.
Jill Barta and Chandler Smith combined for 36 points Thursday and Gonzaga never trailed during a 73-65 West Coast Conference women’s basketball win that kept the Bulldogs alone in first …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 18, 2018, 11:04 p.m.
Nigel Williams-Goss might have hung up his Zags jersey last season and moved halfway around the world, but he hasn’t forgotten about Gonzaga. Apparently, neither has his family.
Thu., Jan. 18, 2018, 9:14 p.m.
Saint Mary’s coach Randy Bennett talks about beating Gonzaga on national TV, the big night from Jock Landale and the Bulldogs’ Rui Hachimura.
Thu., Jan. 18, 2018, 9:13 p.m.
Saint Mary’s guard Tanner Krebs talks about the Gaels’ win over Gonzaga and the play of center Jock Landale.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 18, 2018, 9:25 p.m.
Saint Mary’s forward Jock Landale talks about his 26-point outing and what the Gaels did down the stretch to pull away with a win at Gonzaga.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 18, 2018, 11:11 p.m.
Gonzaga ascended to the No. 13 spot in the Associated Press basketball poll this week and that proved to be unlucky, as the Zags proceeded to lose their first West …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 18, 2018, 9:12 p.m.
The key moment, offensive player of the game and defensive player of the game from Saint Mary’s 74-71 win over Gonzaga on Thursday, Jan. 18, 2017.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 18, 2018, 9:13 p.m.
Jock Landale scored a game-high 26 points, 17 of which came in the second half, as Saint Mary’s (18-2, 7-0) upset No. 13 Gonzaga (16-4, 6-1) 74-71 on Thursday in …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 17, 2018, 5:19 p.m.
Thursday’s game at Saint Mary’s is the Bulldogs’ first major West Coast Conference test of the season. A win over the Gaels would keep GU (13-4 overall and 6-0 in …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 17, 2018, 6:29 p.m.
No. 13 Gonzaga (16-3, 6-0 WCC) and Saint Mary’s (17-2, 6-0) will determine the pecking order, at least until their Feb. 10 meeting in Moraga, at 6 p.m. Thursday at …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 17, 2018, 3:55 p.m.
There are quality matchups at all five spots, but we’ll zero in on the bigs and the point guards.
Tue., Jan. 16, 2018, 4:43 p.m.
Gonzaga and Saint Mary’s have been the WCC’s top two teams, usually in that order, for the last 15 years. Here are six memorable Zags-Gaels games from the past 15 …
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 15, 2018, 3:38 p.m.
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: Sun., Jan. 14, 2018, 7:59 p.m.
In one corner: Saint Mary’s, winners of 12 straight, preseason WCC favorite, conference player of the year favorite Jock Landale. In the other corner: Gonzaga, winners of six in a …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 13, 2018, 11:14 p.m.
For the first time in WCC play, Gonzaga was tested, not necessarily a white-knuckle, last-possession affair, but a challenge nonetheless from San Francisco in front of a packed house at …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 13, 2018, 11:06 p.m.
The key moment, offensive player of the game and defensive player of the game from Gonzaga’s 75-65 win over San Francisco on Saturday, Jan. 13, 2017.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 13, 2018, 11:17 p.m.
When a Gonzaga game is on ESPNU and the broadcast team is Eric Rothman and Adrian Branch, you can depend on a few things.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 13, 2018, 11:16 p.m.
Johnathan Williams returned from injury to score 16 points and grab nine rebounds as No. 15 Gonzaga (16-3 overall, 6-0 WCC) overcame a sluggish second-half start to defeat San Francisco …
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 12, 2018, 8:55 p.m.
The game before the big game should be more competitive than Gonzaga’s first five WCC games. It almost has to be, considering the Zags have vanquished four of their five …
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 12, 2018, 7:56 p.m.
San Francisco’s top offensive weapon has been freshman guard Souley Boum.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 11, 2018, 11:18 p.m.
Analysis: Silas Melson keeps Gonzaga rolling after Johnathan Williams’ sidelined in win over Portland
The night couldn’t have turned out more differently for Silas Melson and Johnathan Williams, Gonzaga’s lone seniors.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 11, 2018, 11:14 p.m.
The key moment, offensive player of the game and defensive player of the game from Gonzaga’s 103-57 win over Portland on Thursday, Jan. 11, 2017.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 11, 2018, 11:15 p.m.
For the fifth time in five games, the Gonzaga Bulldogs rolled to an easy West Coast Conference victory. But the players who keyed the win, and one who didn’t, were …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 11, 2018, 11:18 p.m.
Silas Melson scored a career-high 23 points, including seven 3-pointers, as No. 15 Gonzaga had no trouble against a young Portland team during a comprehensive 103-57 victory Thursday night at …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 10, 2018, 5:46 p.m.
Gonzaga continues its tour of the WCC’s three last-place programs against visiting Portland on Thursday.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 10, 2018, 4:23 p.m.
After only four games, the chase is on in the West Coast Conference women’s basketball race.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 10, 2018, 4:30 p.m.
Sophomore Josh McSwiggan has been Portland’s most reliable scorer. The 6-foot-7 wing from England averages 13.4 points.
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 7, 2018, 6:13 p.m.
It was just four games ago that coach Mark Few was lamenting the inconsistency of Gonzaga’s inside play, the maddening nature of not knowing which bigs would show up on …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 6, 2018, 11:25 p.m.
Gonzaga’s Johnathan Williams didn’t make every shot Saturday night against Loyola Marymount. It only seemed like it. And he had a valid reason for a couple of his misses.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 6, 2018, 9:58 p.m.
The key moment, offensive player of the game and defensive player of the game from Gonzaga’s 85-66 win over Loyola Marymount on Saturday, Jan. 6, 2017 in Los Angeles.