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SATURDAY, MARCH 7, 2015

Gonzaga guard Gary Bell Jr. (5) celebrates a three-pointer in the second half of a WCC men's tournament quarterfinal basketball game, Sat., March 7, 2015, at the Orleans Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. (The Spokesman-Review)

Zags beat USF to move into semis

The Zags welcomed back an old friend Saturday: Energy, fire and an edge. Gonzaga overcome some execution issues with a 19-1 spurt in the second half to navigate past San Francisco 81-72 in the WCC tournament quarterfinals. My unedited game story below.

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Video: Ernie Kent after Colorado 

ERNIE KENT I thought it was an outstanding college basketball game, I really did. What Utah and Colorado did to us the first time around, I think it shows a tremendous growth in this program because we've played everybody tough. We've won or we've been…

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Gonzaga center Shelby Cheslek (44), Gonzaga guard Emma Stach (42) and Gonzaga guard Keani Albanez  celebrate a LMU turnover in the second half of the WCC tournament quarterfinal on Friday in Las Vegas (Colin Mulvany)

Zags open with USF; women thump LMU

Good morning from Las Vegas. Third day here, still haven't seen a cloud. Pulling double duty as always at the WCC tournaments. Gonzaga's women put together a big second half, thanks to a nice lift from its bench, to eliminate No. 8 LMU 70-50. Game…

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