Arrow-right Camera
Go to e-Edition Sign up for newsletters Customer service
Subscribe now
Gonzaga University Athletics
Sports >  Gonzaga athletics

Nigel Williams-Goss named WCC player of week

Gonzaga guard Nigel Williams-Goss shoots over Iowa Stat guard Deonte Burton during the second half of the Advocare Invitational tournament title game in Lake Buena Vista, Fla., on Sunday. (Willie J. Allen Jr. / AP)
Gonzaga guard Nigel Williams-Goss shoots over Iowa Stat guard Deonte Burton during the second half of the Advocare Invitational tournament title game in Lake Buena Vista, Fla., on Sunday. (Willie J. Allen Jr. / AP)

Junior guard Nigel Williams-Goss was named the West Coast Conference player of the week after his MVP performance at the AdvoCare Invitational.

Williams-Goss averaged 13.3 points at 48 percent shooting from the field (14-29) in the tournament in Lake Buena Vista, Fla. The redshirt junior made 7-of-13 shots from behind the arc (53.8), including a pivotal 6 of 8 in the Zags’ championship game win over No. 21 Iowa State Sunday.

He scored a season-high 18 points in the title game, adding four assists and four rebounds against the Cyclones. Williams-Goss averaged five rebounds, five assists and 1.33 steals per game in the tournament and guided the Bulldogs to wins against Quinnipiac, Florida and Iowa State.

Subscribe to the sports newsletter

Get the day’s top sports headlines and breaking news delivered to your inbox by subscribing here.


Asking the right questions of your CBD company

Bluegrass Hemp Oil in Spokane Valley offers a variety of products that can be very effective for helping with some health conditions. (Courtesy BHO)
Sponsored

If you are like most CBD (cannabidiol) curious consumers, you’ve heard CBD can help with many ailments.