Stories tagged: West Coast Conference
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 13, 2018, 11:14 p.m.
Asked to find any flaws in her players’ performance Saturday afternoon, Gonzaga women’s coach Lisa Fortier had to work harder than they did.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 11, 2018, 11:27 p.m.
When they were high school kids, Rui Hachimura and Tahirou Diabate had the sizzle, the steak, the jam and the bread.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 11, 2018, 10:58 p.m.
Their season scoring leader didn’t make a field goal and their 3-point shooting faltered.
Tue., Jan. 9, 2018, 5:37 p.m.
Just past the halfway mark of the regular season, one thing seems clear with the current Gonzaga men’s basketball team: It’s often unclear who is going to be their leading …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 4, 2018, 10:48 p.m.
Jill Barta scored 27 points and grabbed 11 rebounds to lead the Gonzaga Bulldogs (10-4, 3-0 West Coast Conference) in a 73-51 win over the Pepperdine Waves (6-7, 2-1) on …
Thu., Dec. 28, 2017, 11:38 p.m.
Gonzaga began the West Coast Conference women’s basketball season with a bang on Thursday as five players scored in double figures during a 99-72 win over host Pacific.
Mon., Dec. 25, 2017, 8:07 p.m.
Gonzaga standout forward Jill Barta scored 21 points to go with 11 rebounds against Western Illinois for her fifth double-double in 10 games this season and earned WCC Player of …
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 21, 2017, 9:51 p.m.
Basically, the Gonzaga women had a great game Thursday night. The Bulldogs beat Western Illinois, 80-65, the old-fashioned way; they hit the short jumper, crashed the boards and got to …
Sun., Dec. 10, 2017, 7:59 p.m.
Tra Holder scored 29 points on 8-for-16 shooting and No. 16 Arizona State upset No. 2 Kansas 95-85 on Sunday in Lawrence, Kansas, handing the Jayhawks their second straight loss.
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 7, 2017, 4:58 p.m.
Perhaps it’s because Gonzaga just faced Villanova and Creighton in a five-day stretch, but chatter about the Zags and the Big East Conference resurfaced again this week.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 1, 2017, 6:38 p.m.
Make way – here comes Rui Hachimura. The Gonzaga forward didn’t have a say in the majority of Gonzaga’s wins last season, but this year, the sophomore has developed into …
Sat., Nov. 18, 2017, 7:23 p.m.
Morgan Hughes finished with 22 kills and Saint Mary’s (8-19, 4-13 West Coast Conference) spoiled Sarah Penner’s career day with a 20-25, 25-12, 25-22, 16-25, 15-11 volleyball win over Gonzaga …
Fri., Nov. 10, 2017, 9:16 p.m.
Randy Bennett has been rewarded after successfully transforming the men’s basketball program at tiny Saint Mary’s College, receiving a new 10-year contract through the 2026-27 season. Bennett has built mid-major …
Wed., Oct. 4, 2017, 5:49 p.m.
The Gonzaga women can’t wait to get this thing going.
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 21, 2017, 8:05 p.m.
Chris Watkins isn’t exactly getting lost in the euphoria of Gonzaga’s biggest women’s soccer moment in a decade.
Sat., May 27, 2017, 11:18 p.m.
Last week, Gonzaga won a share of the West Coast Conference baseball title by snatching it away from BYU.
UPDATED: Fri., May 26, 2017, 11:35 p.m.
Justin Vernia led top-seeded Gonzaga’s stellar efforts on the mound as the Zags shut down second-seeded Loyola Marymount during a 3-1 victory in the second round of the West Coast …
Thu., May 25, 2017, 7:09 p.m.
Jake Roberts and Troy Johnston each homered and had three hits apiece as Gonzaga blasted Saint Mary’s, 11-2, in the first round of the West Coast Conference Baseball Championships at …
UPDATED: Wed., May 24, 2017, 6:52 p.m.
Top-seeded No. 22 Gonzaga will take the first step toward securing a guaranteed berth to the NCAA Tournament at 3 p.m. Thursday when it faces fourth-seeded Saint Mary’s in the …
Tue., May 23, 2017, 4:37 p.m.
Gonzaga coach Mark Machtolf was named the West Coast Conference’s baseball Coach of the Year on Tuesday, one of many such honors for the Zags, who wrapped up their second …
UPDATED: Thu., May 18, 2017, 4:01 p.m.
Moving swiftly to fill a sudden vacancy, Gonzaga women’s basketball coach Lisa Fortier has signed a junior college shooting guard out of California.
UPDATED: Wed., April 12, 2017, 11:02 p.m.
Sophomore guard Bryan Alberts confirmed Wednesday night he is transferring from Gonzaga.
Mon., April 10, 2017, 6:24 p.m.
Portland State has hired Santa Clara assistant Barret Peery as the Vikings’ new coach. Peery spent last season with the Broncos under first-year head coach Herb Sendek. The team reached …
Sun., March 26, 2017, 12:31 a.m.
Gonzaga students and fans gathered near the south entrance of the McCarthey Athletic Center late Saturday night as the Bulldogs men’s basketball team returned from the NCAA Tournament West Regional …
UPDATED: Mon., March 20, 2017, 10:21 p.m.
Gonzaga Bulldogs junior right-hander Eli Morgan continues to pile up the awards in college baseball’s young season.
UPDATED: Fri., March 17, 2017, 7:49 p.m.
The countdown is on for the Wade family and the Gonzaga Bulldogs. Gonzaga-bound Jesse Wade has 24 days remaining in his two-year LDS Mission in Lyon, France, his father Eric …
UPDATED: Fri., March 17, 2017, 9:18 p.m.
Butler and Creighton each comfortably made the NCAA Tournament field this year, although neither school won their conference tournament. That’s because the former mid-major powers upgraded to the Big East, …
UPDATED: Fri., March 10, 2017, 8:16 p.m.
Larry and Alana LaRock are devoted to the Gonzaga Bulldogs. The couple had not missed a home Gonzaga game at the McCarthey Athletic Center until this year – only because …
UPDATED: Tue., March 7, 2017, 6:53 p.m.
When in doubt, pass the ball to Jill Barta. That seemed to be the general consensus among the Zags on Tuesday when the Gonzaga took down Saint Mary’s 86-75 for …
UPDATED: Mon., March 6, 2017, 8:30 p.m.
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 …