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Kyle Wiltjer’s shooting line: 15 of 22 field goals, 7 of 10 3-pointers, 8 of 9 free throws for 45 points. (Associated Press)

Pangos, Wiltjer awards finalists 

It's getting closer to the national awards season and Gonzaga is well represented. Senior Kevin Pangos is one of five finalists for the Bob Cousy Award, presented to the nation's top point guard. The others: Duke's Tyus Jones, Utah's Delon Wright, Arizona's T.J. McConnell and...

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Gonzaga’s Kevin Pangos, left, and Gary Bell Jr., chat after practice in the McCarthey Athletic Center on Tuesday. Both battled lower-body injuries last season. (Dan Pelle)

Bell, Pangos: healthy outlook

As you can see from the photo above, Gary Bell Jr. (beard) and Kevin Pangos (longer hair) have a new look for their senior seasons. "I'm growing the beard out; he's doing the hair," Bell said. "Should be a weird year." Asked if he's been...

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THURSDAY, DEC. 26, 2013

Dower "day to day"

Gonzaga returned to practice on Christmas Day and it was Media Day on Thursday at the MAC. Sam Dower Jr.'s health was the main topic of discussion but it's still not clear if the senior forward will be able to play in the WCC opener...

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WEDNESDAY, DEC. 18, 2013

Pangos fights through toe injury

Media day Tuesday and the primary topic was the addition of forward Angel Nunez, who transferred roughly a year ago from Louisville. Naturally, I put together a notebook on Kevin Pangos' toe, Przemek Karnowski's parents, Finals Week and Christmas wishes. You can read it here....

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THURSDAY, NOV. 21, 2013

Pangos and Co. thump Cougars 

Kevin Pangos made five 3-pointers and scored 27 points and the Zags had several other scoring options in a 90-74 victory over visiting WSU on Thursday night. The Cougars scored the last seven points to make the final margin 16. Pangos has scored 60 points...

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MONDAY, OCT. 15, 2012

Summer school for Pangos

Good evening. Back with a Gonzaga notebook, leading off with how Kevin Pangos spent part of his summer back in Canada. There's also notes on the question mark in the lineup -- the '3', or small forward position -- and who emerges as a team...

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MONDAY, FEB. 13, 2012

Gonzaga freshman guard Kevin Pangos, who scored 27 points, blasts past Stephen Holt of Saint Mary’s in the first half. (Dan Pelle)

Gonzaga returns to rankings

Gonzaga, in and out of the rankings a couple times this season, returned to the A.P. and ESPN/USA Today Top 25 polls at No. 24 after wins over Saint Mary's and Loyola Marymount last week. The Bulldogs (20-4, 10-2), who face road games at Santa...

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TUESDAY, JAN. 3, 2012

Gonzaga’s Gary Bell Jr. will have plenty of fans in stands in Seattle. (Associated Press)

GU freshmen show poise beyond years

Back with a notebook from today's media day (and a feature on Sam Dower coming Thursday). The article that will appear in Wednesday's S-R is on Gonzaga's freshmen backcourt duo of Kevin Pangos and Gary Bell Jr. (pictured above), who have been arguably the team's...

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MONDAY, NOV. 21, 2011

SATURDAY, OCT. 15, 2011


Pangos playing in Portland 

Gonzaga recruit Kevin Pangos will play on the World Select team that faces its U.S. junior counterparts tonight in the NIke Hoop Summit at the Rose Garden in Portland. More on Pangos and the matchup here (also a Q&A with Pangos). The World team is...

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TUESDAY, OCT. 5, 2010

More on Pangos

As mentioned in the previous post, Canadian point guard Kevin Pangos has verbally committed to Gonzaga. Those I've talked to said his basketball IQ is similar to Dan Dickau's and I'm guessing the Zags envision a future backcourt with Pangos and fellow 2011 recruit Gary...

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Pangos verbally commits to Zags 

Just got off the phone with Kevin Pangos, who confirmed he has verbally committed to Gonzaga.Pangos, a 6-foot-2 point guard who is a senior at Denison Secondary School in Newmarket (roughly an hour north of Toronto), joins GU's impressive 2011 class (Gary Bell, Kyle Dranginis,...

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