The highest rated recruiting class in Gonzaga history has received another five-star addition.
For the second time in school history, Gonzaga’s basketball season ended on the sport’s biggest stage: the national championship.
Point guard Nolan Hickman, one of the top uncommitted recruits in the 2021 class, has narrowed his list to Gonzaga, Auburn and Kansas.
Gonzaga and UCLA discussed a rematch of last month's Final Four thriller, but it’s apparently not going to happen next season.
Tommy Lloyd made it known during his first press conference as Arizona’s head coach that he wasn’t looking forward to the Gonzaga-Arizona contest scheduled for November. Lloyd won’t have to worry about an emotional Spokane homecoming with Monday’s news that the Zags-Wildcats matchup won’t be played next season. The game has been pushed back, possibly until the 2024-25 season, the Arizona Daily Star reported.
Gonzaga’s Corey Kispert was named to the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) Academic All-District 8 team.
How about a Gonzaga-UCLA encore? The teams staged one of the best games in NCAA Tournament history last month in Indianapolis that ended with Jalen Suggs connecting on a 40-footer at the buzzer to hand the Zags a 93-90 overtime win. “The scoop is Mark (Few, Gonzaga coach) and I are trying to figure out a way to have a rematch,” Bruins coach Mick Cronin said.
Tommy Lloyd is no longer an assistant coach, but he’s being honored for his 20 years as a Gonzaga assistant.
Rasir Bolton, who led Iowa State in several statistical categories, including scoring, is transferring to Gonzaga.The 6-foot-3, 185-pound guard announced Friday on Twitter he’s “110% committed” to the Zags, who are bringing in their fourth grad transfer guard in the last three years.
Gonzaga’s Corey Kispert has been named to the Division I-AAA Athletics Directors Association (D1-AAA ADA) Scholar-Athlete team for the second straight year. Kispert also is a recipient of a postgraduate scholarship from the D1-AAA ADA worth $5,000 toward his postgraduate studies.
Tommy Lloyd tapped into his Gonzaga connections for three additions to his new staff at Arizona. Lloyd, the former GU assistant hired as the Wildcats head coach two weeks ago, will be joined in Tucson by TJ Benson, Rem Bakamus and Ken Nakagawa, the Pac-12 school announced.
Aaron Cook is in the transfer portal for the second time in two seasons.Cook, who came to Gonzaga last season as a graduate transfer from Southern Illinois, has entered the transfer portal again, according to Verbalcommits.com.