Stories tagged: WCC
UPDATED: Tue., March 7, 2017, 1:41 p.m.
Few picks up a few more coaching awards
Gonzaga’s Mark Few on Tuesday was honored as USA Today’s Coach of the Year and the United States Basketball Writers Association (USBWA) District IX Coach of the Year.
UPDATED: Mon., March 6, 2017, 8:30 p.m.
Gonzaga women will play Saint Mary’s for WCC title
Gonzaga earned a spot in the West Coast Conference championship game at 1 p.m. on Tuesday after the top-seeded Zags topped No. 4 San Francisco on Monday 77-46. It’s the …
UPDATED: Mon., March 6, 2017, 8:53 p.m.
Gonzaga women silence USF’s shooters, advance to WCC title game
Top-seeded Gonzaga strolled to a spot in Tuesday’s WCC women’s championship game when the Bulldogs took down No. 4 USF 77-46 on Monday at the Orleans Arena.
UPDATED: Mon., March 6, 2017, 4:09 p.m.
Gonzaga stays at No. 4 in AP, USA Today polls
Gonzaga picked up some votes but remained fourth in the AP Top 25.
Sun., March 5, 2017, 8:49 p.m.
Zags trying to put best seed forward at WCC tournament
After two minor upsets Friday, the WCC men’s tournament has followed the seeding entering Monday’s semifinals.
UPDATED: Sun., March 5, 2017, 10:07 p.m.
Gonzaga women take on San Francisco in WCC tourney semifinals on Monday
Get through the quarterfinals. Check. Now Gonzaga has just one more game to cross off the list before getting to the West Coast Conference final.
Sat., March 4, 2017, 10:09 p.m.
Gonzaga’s Nigel Williams-Goss one of 15 finalists for Wooden Award
Gonzaga’s Nigel Williams-Goss is one of 15 finalists for the Wooden Award, presented to college basketball’s most outstanding player.
Fri., March 3, 2017, 9:45 p.m.
Gonzaga-Pacific key matchups
The Tigers are led by guards Ray Bowles and T.J. Wallace. Bowles averaged 12.5 points against the Zags but made just 10 of 29 shots. Wallace had 12 points on …
Fri., March 3, 2017, 9:42 p.m.
Gonzaga set to face Pacific in WCC tournament quarterfinals
Gonzaga will open the WCC tournament against No. 9 Pacific, which advanced with an 89-84 victory Friday over No. 8 Pepperdine on Friday at Orleans Arena.
UPDATED: Fri., March 3, 2017, 8:14 p.m.
Gonzaga women shut down Pacific 91-59 in WCC opener
The Gonzaga women ran out on the Orleans Arena court Friday afternoon with a few chips on their shoulders. For one, the Zags were not going to let this opening …
UPDATED: Fri., March 3, 2017, 11:31 p.m.
Gonzaga’s Mark Few named Naismith Coach of the Year semifinalist
Gonzaga’s Mark Few was named a semifinalist for the Naismith Coach of the Year, the Atlanta Tipoff Club announced Friday.
UPDATED: Fri., March 3, 2017, 3:02 p.m.
Motivated by memory
The Gonzaga women haven’t forgotten what happened the last time they visited the Orleans Arena. Last March, the Zags fell to Santa Clara in their first game of the West …
Thu., March 2, 2017, 10:15 a.m.
Gonzaga’s Williams-Goss named Academic All-American
Gonzaga’s Nigel Williams-Goss has been named to the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) Academic All-American first team.
UPDATED: Wed., March 1, 2017, 12:48 p.m.
Gonzaga’s Williams-Goss semifinalist for Naismith Trophy
Gonzaga’s Nigel Williams-Goss is one of 10 semifinalists for the Naismith Trophy, the Atlanta Tipoff Club announced Wednesday.
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. 27, 2017, 10:35 p.m.
LMU gets best of WSU on diamond
Spencer Erdman drove in three runs with a double and a triple and the Loyola Marymount Lions (4-4) breezed to a 7-3 victory over the Washington State Cougars (3-4) in …
Sun., Feb. 26, 2017, 10 p.m.
Loss stings, but Gonzaga’s goals remain the same
Before Saturday, the Zags seemed immune to the wonderful zaniness that is college basketball.
Sun., Feb. 26, 2017, 10 p.m.
Riccardo Fois analyzes stats to get most out of Bulldogs
Statistics reveal the basic ins-and-outs of every basketball game – but how do they determine an outcome? Gonzaga’s assistant video coordinator Riccardo Fois analyzes which statistics are important to an …
Wed., Feb. 22, 2017, 11:30 a.m.
Gonzaga’s Karnowski, Perkins and Williams-Goss on WCC All-Academic team
Gonzaga’s Przemek Karnowski, Josh Perkins and Nigel Williams-Goss were named Wednesday to the WCC All-Academic Team.
Tue., Feb. 21, 2017, 11:45 p.m.
J3, J-Mat, Z-bo and more: Playing the name game with Gonzaga
J3 held his ground and collected the rebound after forcing a wild, missed shot by San Francisco guard Charles Minlend. At the offensive end, Gonzaga swung the ball around the …
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.
Mon., Feb. 20, 2017, 10:27 p.m.
Gonzaga’s Nigel Williams-Goss earns fourth WCC player of week award
Nigel Williams-Goss collected his fourth WCC player of the week award after helping top-ranked Gonzaga to a pair of wins last week.
Sun., Feb. 19, 2017, 9:36 p.m.
Saint Joseph’s Phil Martelli recalls thrills, regrets of unbeaten ride that faces Zags
There aren’t many people on the planet who can relate to Gonzaga’s run at an unbeaten regular season. Saint Joseph’s coach Phil Martelli is one of them.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 15, 2017, 10:22 a.m.
Gonzaga’s Karnowski finalists for Senior CLASS Award
Gonzaga’s Przemek Karnowski on Wednesday was named one of 10 finalists for the 2016-17 Senior CLASS Award.
Tue., Feb. 14, 2017, 11:48 p.m.
Guard Silas Melson’s game continues to grow for top-ranked Gonzaga
One of the first things Gonzaga coach Mark Few mentioned to his team after Saturday’s road win against Saint Mary’s was the play of “unsung hero” Silas Melson.
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.
Wed., Feb. 8, 2017, 9:24 p.m.
BYU point guard L.J. Rose to undergo knee surgery Friday
PROVO, Utah – BYU point guard L.J. Rose is scheduled to have surgery Friday to repair a torn meniscus in his right knee. The school said a timeline for his …
Thu., Jan. 19, 2017, 9:55 p.m.
Second-half defense provides difference in Gonzaga women’s victory
It was not an easy win Thursday night for the Gonzaga Bulldogs, who defeated Santa Clara 51-39 at the McCarthey Athletic Center.
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 15, 2017, 9:09 p.m.
Gonzaga isn’t going to be top dog … at least not yet
The Baylor Bears were promoted to No. 1 for the first time in program history last Monday. One day later, Baylor was flogged 89-68 by No. 10 West Virginia in …
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 15, 2017, 6:02 p.m.
How tweet it is! Zags-Gaels rivalry gains momentum on Twitter after GU’s big win
Gonzaga’s rematch with Saint Mary’s is already building momentum only a short time after the Zags’ dominant