Stories tagged: WCC
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 9, 2019, 9:09 p.m.
Recap and highlights: Brandon Clarke, Rui Hachimura lead No. 4 Gonzaga to 94-46 rout of rival Saint Mary’s
Brandon Clarke scored 24 points and added three more blocks to his season total as No. 4 Gonzaga thumped rival Saint Mary’s 94-46 on Saturday at the McCarthey Athletic Center …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 9, 2019, 10:37 p.m.
Killian Tillie is expected to miss at least the rest of the regular season with a partially torn ligament in his right foot.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 9, 2019, 9:55 p.m.
Gonzaga is projected as the No. 1 seed in the West Region. For now.
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 8, 2019, 10:37 p.m.
Gonzaga has motored through the first nine games of its WCC schedule, compiling a historic winning margin along the way.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 9, 2019, 5:06 p.m.
Brandon Clarke isn’t exactly sure how high he jumps. Gonzaga men’s basketball training guru Travis Knight isn’t either, but he has a pretty good idea.
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 8, 2019, 10:06 p.m.
Jordan Ford, the latest from Saint Mary’s assembly line of quality guards, leads the WCC in scoring at 22.1 points, but that doesn’t tell the entire story. The speedy 6-foot-1 …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 7, 2019, 11:27 p.m.
John Blanchette: Gonzaga’s West Coast Conference domination a statement to the college basketball world
Fifteen seasons back, the Gonzaga Bulldogs clinched the West Coast Conference regular season title on Feb. 14, something akin to sinking the 8-ball with five of the other guy’s targets …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 7, 2019, 11:06 p.m.
The fourth-ranked Zags notched their 13th straight win with another solid all-around performance, but this one was more impressive in one sense: Gonzaga took apart San Francisco, a team considered …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 7, 2019, 11:27 p.m.
Gonzaga is just more than 75 percent of the way through its season, yet Brandon Clarke has found himself at the top of the Bulldogs’ single-season record books with 74 …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 7, 2019, 10:12 p.m.
The first two games between fourth-ranked Gonzaga and the University of San Francisco haven’t been within single digits. Close, maybe not, but intense? That’s for sure.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 7, 2019, 10:44 p.m.
Key moment, Offensive MVP and Defensive MVP from Gonzaga’s 92-60 victory over San Francisco at the McCarthey Athletic Center.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 7, 2019, 9:56 p.m.
Recap and highlights: Brandon Clarke’s record-breaking performance leads No. 4 Gonzaga in rout of San Francisco
Brandon Clarke notched a double-double of 20 points and 16 rebounds in a record-breaking performance as No. 4 Gonzaga thumped San Francisco 92-62 on Thursday in the McCarthey Athletic Center.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 7, 2019, 5:40 p.m.
Gonzaga great Adam Morrison got the Hall call from the West Coast Conference. Morrison, the 2006 co-national player of the year, will be inducted into the WCC’s Hall of Honor …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 6, 2019, 6:26 p.m.
It was the only game in doubt in the closing minutes during Gonzaga’s 12-game winning streak.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 6, 2019, 6:28 p.m.
The first Gonzaga-San Francisco matchup didn’t disappoint and neither did the Josh Perkins-Frankie Ferrari matchup.
Wed., Feb. 6, 2019, 1:08 p.m.
Gonzaga junior forward Rui Hachimura is one of 12 finalists for the Oscar Robertson Trophy awarded to college basketball’s player of the year.
Wed., Feb. 6, 2019, 10:41 a.m.
Gonzaga’s Rui Hachimura has been named one of 10 candidates for the Julius Erving Award, presented to the small forward of the year.
Wed., Feb. 6, 2019, 10:19 a.m.
Gonzaga’s Josh Perkins has been selected as a finalist for the Senior CLASS Award.
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 5, 2019, 6:35 p.m.
Now that the NFL season has reached an anticlimactic conclusion, the nation’s sporting eyes turn to college basketball for the next two months.
Mon., Feb. 4, 2019, 9:03 p.m.
Gonzaga’s Rui Hachimura is one of 20 players on the Wooden Award’s late-season watch list.
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 4, 2019, 9:24 p.m.
As road trips go, it doesn’t get much better than Gonzaga’s excursion last week to Northern California. Not only did the GU women sweep would-be contenders Pacific and Saint Mary’s, …
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 4, 2019, 5:09 p.m.
Gonzaga senior Josh Perkins is one of 10 candidates for the Bob Cousy Award, presented to the point guard of the year.
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 4, 2019, 5:11 p.m.
Rui Hachimura was named the WCC player of the week, the third time he’s been honored this season. Hachimura averaged 26 points and eight rebounds in fourth-ranked Gonzaga’s victories over …
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 4, 2019, 5:06 p.m.
Gonzaga isn’t going anywhere in the AP Top 25 college basketball poll and the Zags aren’t alone. For the third straight week, permanent marker could be used on the number …
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 3, 2019, 6:40 p.m.
Guard-to-guard connections are rare, though it’s possible it happened at GU during the Jeremy Pargo-Matt Bouldin-Steven Gray days. Regardless, the alley-oop has become a weapon for the current Zags, with …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 2, 2019, 11:11 p.m.
What we remember – and so does he – is that impossible run of shots 11 months ago, 3-pointer after 3-pointer shimmying through the net and setting off a sequence …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 2, 2019, 10:06 p.m.
Gonzaga didn’t have its trademark balanced scoring Saturday against San Diego. The Zags had something just as effective: A nearly unstoppable Rui Hachimura to offset Toreros’ scoring machine Isaiah Pineiro …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 2, 2019, 11:20 p.m.
Jenn Wirth had 14 points and seven rebounds and No. 15 Gonzaga never trailed in its 66-52 win over Saint Mary’s. Jill Townsend added 12 points, while LeeAnne Wirth and …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 2, 2019, 9:11 p.m.
Key moment, offensive MVP and defensive MVP from Gonzaga’s 85-69 victory over San Diego at the McCarthey Athletic Center.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 2, 2019, 11:12 p.m.
TV Take: Senior-led San Diego puts up fight, but falls short of earning first McCarthey Athletic Center victory
The University of San Diego men’s basketball team has never won a game in the McCarthey Athletic Center.