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THURSDAY, MARCH 17, 2016

Zag players Kyle Dranginis and Kyle Wiltjer show teammates a live chat they are having with former player Kevin Pangos before practice at the Pepsi Center, March 16, 2016, in Denver, Co. The pair called Pangos in Spain. (Dan Pelle / The Spokesman-Review)

Game day for Zags, Pirates

Seems like it took forever to get here but it's finally game day for Gonzaga and Seton Hall. Tip time is approximately 6:57 PDT. S-R coverage: Game preview, notebook, John Blanchette column and Dan Pelle photo gallery.

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WEDNESDAY, MARCH 16, 2016



Gonzaga Bulldogs forward Domantas Sabonis (11), Gonzaga Bulldogs guard Kyle Dranginis celebrate their 88-84 win over BYU, Mon., March 7, 2016, in Las Vegas. (Colin Mulvany / The Spokesman Review)

Dranginis winning big

Caught up with Kyle Dranginis at Selection Sunday and put together this article on the senior guard that ran in today's S-R. Meanwhile, John Blanchette delved into political bracketology.

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TUESDAY, MARCH 15, 2016


MONDAY, MARCH 14, 2016

Monson breaks down Zags-Pirates matchup

Long Beach State coach Dan Monson was busy Monday, traveling to Seattle for Tuesday's NIT meeting with Washington, but he took a few minutes to size up Gonzaga's NCAA tournament matchup with Seton Hall. Monson's Long Beach State squad edged Seton Hall 80-77 on Nov....

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SUNDAY, MARCH 13, 2016

“My mom’s house,” said Gonzaga guard Josh Perkins when asked where the best food in Denver was, during a press conference at McCarthey Athletic Center in Spokane on Sunday. Gonzaga is an 11-seed in the Midwest Region and will play No. 6 seed Seton Hall on Thursday in Denver. (Kathy Plonka / The Spokesman-Review)

Zags to face Seton Hall in Denver

It was pretty clear leading up to the WCC tournament and quite clear after Selection Sunday: Gonzaga needed to win in Las Vegas or its streak of NCAA tournaments was likely going to end at 17. The Zags received an 11 seed and will take…

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THURSDAY, MARCH 10, 2016


Edwards optimistic he'll be ready

As the confetti dropped following Gonzaga's WCC championship game victory over Saint Mary's, I caught up with Ryan Edwards for a minute or two. The reserve center, who is dealing with an MCL issue, sounded certain he'll be ready for the NCAA Tournament. He missed…

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