Stories tagged: WCC
Sat., Feb. 18, 2012, 6:57 p.m.
Not more than two weeks ago, Gonzaga coach Kelly Graves was discussing the “gritty and tough” qualities Gonzaga redshirt sophomore guard Haiden Palmer possesses.
Tue., Feb. 14, 2012
SANTA CLARA, Calif. – Santa Clara guard Kevin Foster, the West Coast Conference’s leading scorer, has been suspended for the remainder of the season following an arrest for driving under …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 4, 2012, 11:03 p.m.
Just when you thought Gonzaga was cruising toward a feel-good bounce-back win, Pepperdine started making every shot it attempted.
Fri., Jan. 27, 2012
As fans exited the McCarthey Athletic Center, one aficionado felt the need to make a play of his own and vocalize the obvious pun. “She made the most of that …
Fri., Jan. 13, 2012
It was a night of individual firsts for the Gonzaga University women’s basketball team. Winning was not one of them, as those come quite often for the 23rd-ranked Bulldogs.
Sun., Dec. 25, 2011
National pundits have suggested the West Coast Conference could be a three-bid league. Gonzaga, BYU and Saint Mary’s are a combined 30-7. Many have argued the WCC is better than …
Mon., Oct. 31, 2011, 10:27 p.m.
Gonzaga University was chosen by the coaches to claim the West Coast Conference women’s title for the fourth straight year in the 2011-12 preseason poll.
Sat., Oct. 22, 2011, 8:35 p.m.
Score one for the young pups. The Gonzaga men’s basketball team capped its annual Kraziness in the Kennel event with a 15-minute scrimmage won by the Red team, which featured …
Thu., June 9, 2011
Tennis: The WTA says Li Na was watched by 116 million TV viewers in China when she won the country’s first Grand Slam singles title at the French Open. The …
Wed., June 8, 2011, 12:52 p.m.
The West Coast Conference, with new member BYU, will get more exposure for its men’s basketball teams under its new contract with ESPN.
Fri., Feb. 25, 2011
MORAGA, Calif. – It was a contest so packed with drama and clutch plays both ways, it left the normally talkative Robert Sacre almost at a loss for words. “Wow,” …
Sat., Feb. 19, 2011
SAN FRANCISCO – The laptop screen showed that Cody Doolin’s heart rate had reached the red zone, meaning he was giving his maximum effort during a recent basketball practice at …
Tue., Feb. 1, 2011
Mike Hart was a freshman in the locker room when Gonzaga assistant coach Tommy Lloyd informed the team that walk-on guard Andrew Sorenson had been rewarded with a scholarship. “At …
Sat., Jan. 8, 2011
The first two months of the men’s basketball season have pretty much shown every side of the Gonzaga Bulldogs. They started out ranked No. 12 and projected as national champions …
Fri., Dec. 31, 2010, 11:49 p.m.
Resolutions don’t have to wait until New Year’s, but sometimes the calendar paints a guy into a corner.
Tue., Aug. 31, 2010, 7:14 p.m.
Brigham Young University has confirmed that it will join the West Coast Conference as a member in basketball and other sports beginning with the 2011-2012 athletic season.
Mon., March 8, 2010, 2:25 p.m.
Courtney Vandersloot scored 19 points, Heather Bowman added 14 and No. 18 Gonzaga rolled to its 17th straight victory, 76-48 over Pepperdine on Monday in the West Coast Conference tournament …
Fri., March 20, 2009
PORTLAND – If Mark Few heard it once since Sunday, he heard it a dozen times. “Everybody’s talking to me and our guys saying, ‘I won’t be down Thursday, but …
Sun., March 8, 2009
Frank Burgess, the Gonzaga University All-American who led NCAA Division I men’s basketball in scoring in 1961 with a 32.4 points-per-game average, was one of six former players and two …
Sat., Jan. 31, 2009, 5:09 p.m.
The best defense in the West Coast Conference managed to slow down No. 20 Gonzaga, but that’s about all it did. Austin Daye scored 17 points and the Bulldogs still …
Sun., Jan. 25, 2009, 9:59 a.m.
LOS ANGELES – The preliminaries are over. Gonzaga took care of its last order of business – routing Loyola Marymount 93-60 on Saturday at Gersten Pavilion – and now can …
Sat., Jan. 10, 2009
Same old West Coast Conference. Wait, maybe that’s not such a bad thing.