Pacific relies on balance, but sophomore guard Daniss Jenkins has emerged as the team’s most reliable scoring option.
The Bulldogs (14-0, 5-0 WCC) have had a week to rest and fine-tune after their closest conference win thus far, 73-59, over Saint Mary’s. The Tigers (5-2, 2-1) join BYU and Pepperdine as one-loss WCC teams behind GU, but they’re licking their wounds after a disappointing night in Malibu.
Like most Zags fans, Roger Powell Jr. was anxious to watch the Gonzaga-Portland game Jan. 9 but first had to wait for the Seattle-Los Angeles NFL game and the postgame show to end on FOX 28.
The Gonzaga-Santa Clara men’s basketball game that was postponed Jan. 7 has been rescheduled for Feb. 6.
This is how Jeremy Eaton recounted his first doctor’s appointment in 10 years:Dec. 15: “The doctor starts pushing across my abdomen and says, ‘You have a CT scan at 9 a.m.’ I’m like, ‘Why, I don’t feel that bad,’ thinking this is going to cost me a couple grand.”Dec. 16: “Next morning, get the results. She says, ‘You have stage four rectal cancer and it’s moved into your liver, kidney and lungs.’“I just looked at her and said, ‘You’re kidding me.’“And I said, ‘Am I dead?’
Kansas coach Bill Self knew the question was coming after the Jayhawks became the only team in the country that has lined up against No. 1 Gonzaga and No. 2 Baylor.Self dished out heavy praise for both undefeated teams, but declined to pick when asked who would win a head-to-head matchup. He did say the teams are in a class by themselves.
Corey Kispert and Jalen Suggs added to Gonzaga’s collection of WCC weekly honors.
The holding pattern continues at the top of AP college basketball poll with Gonzaga entrenched at No. 1.
Randy Bennett might know Gonzaga’s program better than any opposing coach in the country. What’s it going to take to knock off the top-ranked Zags? “You have to play an A-plus game,” Bennett said bluntly, “and hope they roll out a B-minus or a C.”
Gonzaga faced its largest deficit of the season – 10 points – with a sleepy start to Saturday’s rivalry game against rival Saint Mary’s.
Shhh. Don't mention the you-know-what Gonzaga has going.
Difference makers and turning point from Gonzaga's game against Saint Mary's on Jan. 16, 2021, in Moraga, California.