The story seems to be the same every season at Kentucky: Lose star players to the NBA, replace them with another group of one-and-doners, compete for a national championship. Read more
Gonzaga puts its 2014-15 team on display earlier today during Kraziness in the Kennel at the McCarthey Athletic Center.
The Gonzaga men’s basketball team will begin the season ranked 13th in the preseason USA Today coaches poll, released today. Read more
As you can see from the photo above, Gary Bell Jr. (beard) and Kevin Pangos (longer hair) have a new…Read more
Gonzaga recently updated the men’s basketball roster on its website and Angel Nunez went from being listed as a redshirt sophomore last year to a senior this season. Nunez transferred midseason from Louisville to Gonzaga in January 2013. The Bulldogs knew all along they would have to apply for a hardship waiver regarding Nunez’s sophomore season at Louisville. He participated in a few exhibition games before suffering a concussion in November that the school’s trainer called the worst he’d seen. Read more
Busy day on the Gonzaga beat and a couple of hours this afternoon spent co-hosting a weekly radio show with…Read more
The convicted girlfriend of a Spokane Ponzi scheme artist paid cash for Gonzaga men’s basketball tickets weeks after being released from prison and before paying her court-ordered restitution, according to documents filed in federal court. Shannon Stiltner used money she said was a gift from her mother to buy the basketball tickets and make a university donation, according to court documents filed on Thursday. Just weeks ago, she tried to buy the four midcourt seats but rescinded the payment after her ex-husband, with whom she shares the season tickets, called to express concern. Read more
Gonzaga will be one of four teams featured in the semifinals of the NIT Season Tip-Off men’s basketball tournament in November at Madison Square Garden in New York. The Bulldogs will open the Tip-Off in Spokane with two games: Nov. 19 against St. Joseph’s and Nov. 22 against St. Thomas Aquinas. Read more
Gonzaga will appear at least 13 times on ESPN’s family of networks during the 2014-15 college basketball season.
The West Coast Conference announced on Tuesday that the Gonzaga Bulldogs men’s soccer team was selected to finish sixth in a preseason poll of the league’s coaches. GU received 23 points. After capturing its first outright WCC championship in 2013, Loyola Marymount was picked as the favorite to win the 2014 title. LMU was a nearly unanimous selection earning 48 out of a possible 49 points to go along with six first-place votes. Santa Clara received the remaining two first-place votes, collecting 43 points. Read more
The Gonzaga Bulldogs men’s basketball team will hit the road for three games when West Coast Conference play begins, according to the schedule released on Monday. The defending WCC champions open their conference slate at Brigham Young on Dec. 27, before traveling to San Diego (Dec. 29) and Portland (Jan. 3). Read more
The WCC released its 2014-15 schedule — yes, GU plays conference games in late December again — and it looks nothing like…Read more
Former Gonzaga Bulldog Gerard Coleman will play his senior season of basketball for Georgetown (Kentucky) College. Tigers coach Chris Briggs expects Coleman to be a productive player for the NAIA program, which won the national championship two years ago. Read more
Former Gonzaga Bulldog Gerard Coleman will play his senior season of basketball for Georgetown (Kent.) College.
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The imprisoned girlfriend of convicted fraudster Greg Jeffreys rescinded a $2,700 payment for Gonzaga University basketball tickets after her ex-husband raised questions about court-ordered restitution. The revelation comes as Shannon Stiltner, who pleaded guilty to failing to report the real estate schemes of Jeffreys and conspiring with him after their arrest in January 2013, prepares to leave federal custody later this month. She also recently lost a legal appeal to avoid paying interest on the more than $58,000 in restitution to two victims of Jeffreys’ real estate Ponzi schemes. Read more
After a 10-year break, Gonzaga and Washington will renew their men’s basketball rivalry in the 2016-17 season, the schools announced Monday. The teams are expected to meet four straight seasons, alternating between their respective home courts. No decision has been made on the site of the first game. Read more