Stories tagged: WCC
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 17, 2018, 11:43 p.m.
During halftime of Gonzaga’s 81-67 win over Pepperdine on Saturday night, Richard Fox used a word that seemed apropos when describing the way the Waves were playing. It was “opportunistic.”
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 17, 2018, 5:31 p.m.
The Gonzaga Bulldogs secured a perfect West Coast Conference road record with a 67-48 win at Pepperdine on Saturday, their 11th-straight win on the road.
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 18, 2018, 12:03 a.m.
Johnathan Williams has big showing on Senior Night to lead No. 9 Gonzaga to a 81-67 win against Pepperdine
Johnathan Williams scored 18 points and grabbed 12 rebounds as No. 9 Gonzaga overcame a pesky Pepperdine squad for an 81-67 victory on Saturday at the McCarthey Athletic Center in …
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 16, 2018, 10:43 p.m.
It’s no wonder the Bulldogs have excelled so much away from Spokane this season. They are shooting 43.7 percent from the field and have posted a plus-3.6 rebounding margin in …
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 16, 2018, 9:55 p.m.
It’s been a rough season for the Waves and sophomore forward Kameron Edwards, who was sidelined with a concussion in GU’s 89-59 win in Malibu. Edwards had four 20-point games …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 15, 2018, 11:30 p.m.
But maybe the sizzle got doused way back on Sunday, when the NCAA selection committee did its in-season bracket preview for the second year. And the most revealing part of …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 15, 2018, 11:25 p.m.
Gonzaga hasn’t messed around the last two games, eliminating most of the suspense by the first or second media timeout.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 15, 2018, 11:29 p.m.
In Gonzaga’s 76-46 win over LMU on Thursday, the Lions were without the guidance of their two veteran shooters – guards James Batemon and Steven Haney.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 15, 2018, 11:29 p.m.
Apparently Gonzaga’s concussion protocol involves knocking down back-to-back 3-pointers upon returning to the court. Killian Tillie passed with flying colors.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 15, 2018, 11:53 p.m.
Make it a baker’s dozen for the Gonzaga women.
Thu., Feb. 15, 2018, 8:52 p.m.
The key moment, offensive player of the game and defensive player of the game from Gonzaga’s 76-46 win over Loyola Marymount on Saturday, Feb. 15, 2018.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 15, 2018, 11:26 p.m.
It’s hard to say when Gonzaga’s 76-46 rout of visiting Loyola Marymount was actually over – as opposed to being finished – but it certainly was some time in the …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 15, 2018, 11:10 p.m.
Johnathan Williams finished with his fifth double-double in as many games to help No. 9 Gonzaga rout Loyola Marymount 76-46 on Thursday in the McCarthey Athletic Center.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 14, 2018, 5:49 p.m.
It took Gonzaga nearly a month of work to move back into a tie for first place in the West Coast Conference. It required seven straight wins. It took four …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 14, 2018, 4:48 p.m.
In more ways than one, the Gonzaga women are looking to rebound this week. Physically, emotionally and also on the glass, the Bulldogs are trying to move forward from their …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 14, 2018, 5:41 p.m.
Point guard James Batemon is Loyola Marymount’s leading scorer, Steven Haney hit five 3-pointers and scored 22 points in the first GU-LMU meeting, but we’re going with Eli Scott as …
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 13, 2018, 9:53 p.m.
It was easy to be mesmerized by Rui Hachimura’s post-up buckets, one- or two-dribble moves and midrange jumpers against Saint Mary’s. But it was the other end of the floor …
Mon., Feb. 12, 2018, 5:09 p.m.
If Gonzaga and Saint Mary’s win their next four games, they will share the regular-season title, but who would be the No. 1 seed in the WCC Tournament?
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 12, 2018, 10:54 p.m.
Gonzaga’s road win over Saint Mary’s and another chaotic week in college basketball sent the Zags back into the top 10 for the first time since the 2017 postseason.
Sun., Feb. 11, 2018, 8:18 p.m.
Gonzaga has never been easy to gauge for the NCAA Tournament selection committee and it seems little has changed under the committee’s new guidelines.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 10, 2018, 11:36 p.m.
College basketball’s ultimate sardine can – McKeon Pavilion – was stoked for a coronation Saturday night, and best of all it was going to come at the expense of Gonzaga, …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 10, 2018, 11:49 p.m.
The 12th-ranked Zags shut down one of the nation’s most efficient offenses and they did nearly as much damage at the other end of the court in an impressive 78-65 …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 10, 2018, 9:55 p.m.
The key moment, offensive player of the game and defensive player of the game from Gonzaga’s 78-65 win over Saint Mary’s on Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 10, 2018, 11:38 p.m.
As Gonzaga’s dominating 78-65 victory over 11th-ranked Saint Mary’s became more and more apparent Saturday night, ESPN’s Sean Farnham began repeating a phrase that became more and more like a …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 10, 2018, 11:35 p.m.
Gonzaga always seems eager to welcome a friendly battle of the bigs. But when the Zags welcomed Saint Mary’s to the Kennel on Saturday, the bigs met their match.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 10, 2018, 9:09 p.m.
For those willing to pay the price, it cost more for a ticket to attend the Gonzaga-Saint Mary’s showdown than every NBA game Saturday night, including San Antonio’s visit to …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 10, 2018, 11:32 p.m.
Rui Hachimura scored a game-high 21 points as No. 12 Gonzaga jumped out to an early lead and never looked back in a 78-65 victory over 11th-ranked Saint Mary’s on …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 10, 2018, 10:07 p.m.
Barely half an hour after their toughest loss of the season, the Gonzaga women were already picking up the pieces. In this case it was a piece of the West …
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 9, 2018, 7:23 p.m.
How will the Zags approach defending Saint Mary’s star center Jock Landale?The answer should go a long way in deciding the outcome of the WCC game of the year Saturday …
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 9, 2018, 6:20 p.m.
Saturday’s key matchup? Hmm, take one guess. Saint Mary’s senior center Jock Landale has been working over opponents all season and it was no different against the Zags in the …