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Stories tagged: bulldogs

UPDATED: Wed., March 20, 2019

Labrador retriever most pup-ular U.S. dog breed for 28th year

Labrador retrievers aren’t letting go of their hold on U.S. dog lovers, but German shorthaired pointers are tugging on the top ranks of doggy popularity, according to new American Kennel …

UPDATED: Tue., March 12, 2019

Last Gonzaga fan in Vegas arena still believes Zags a team of destiny

Katherine Morgan, the former president and CEO of the Greater Spokane Valley Chamber – and current senior vice president at Bank of America – simply couldn’t bring herself to leave …

UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 7, 2019

Country singer Kane Brown opens the year by sporting a Gonzaga shirt in video posted to Twitter

In a Twitter video, up and coming country singer Kane Brown wore a Nike “We are Gonzaga” T-shirt while singing what he is hinting will be a collaboration with Khalid. …

Steve Christilaw: Spokane has rich history as basketball incubator

I’m trying to remember just exactly when Spokane turned itself into a hoops city.

UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 7, 2018

Change in West Coast Conference scheduling makes travel plans easier for Gonzaga women’s basketball

Basketball season will always be a grind, but life will get a bit easier this season for the Gonzaga women. After a two-year hiatus, the West Coast Conference is going …

UPDATED: Thu., March 1, 2018

Future Gonzaga Bulldog pulls crowd at State 2B tournament

Kittitas junior guard Brock Ravet has shown his court savvy and shooter’s touch to plenty of sizable audiences. He didn’t expect a couple of thousand spectators at the Spokane Arena …

UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 2, 2018

Under uncommonly fair weather, Tent City gears up for Gonzaga-BYU rivalry game

It was an atypical 45-degree January evening when an impromptu dance party took over a portion of Herak Lawn on Friday night.

UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 11, 2017

WWII vet, Gonzaga alumnus honored at Bulldogs season opener

His eyes misty and his smile wide, World War II veteran Gordon Van Scotter cradled the white, autographed basketball given to him by his alma mater Friday night.

Then and Now: Przemek Karnowski

When the seven-foot kid from Torun, Poland arrived at Gonzaga University to play basketball in 2012, he made an immediate impact. The previous season wasn’t bad, with a 25-10 record …

UPDATED: Sun., April 2, 2017

Gonzaga to host championship viewing party in McCarthey Athletic Center

Gonzaga University will host a viewing party in the McCarthey Athletic Center as the Zags take on North Carolina in the NCAA men’s basketball national championship Monday evening.

Chartreuse cocktails honor Zags’ longtime late chaplain

Through April 3, Clover will donate a dollar for every drink from its Father Tony Cocktail Menu to the GU scholarship fund in the priest’s name.

UPDATED: Fri., March 17, 2017

Gonzaga alumni share in the revelry at Zags’ tourney site

Jen Hansel was on her way to Amsterdam from her home in Denver when she found herself stuck in the Salt Lake City airport for a seven-hour layover. So she …

Gonzaga’s slow start shows on the glass before cleaning up in second half

The Zags struggled on the glass against South Dakota State in their first-round victory in the NCAA Tournament on Thursday.

UPDATED: Wed., March 15, 2017

Guardian reporter says Spokane city of desperation – except for Zags

Heads up Spokane: you are a town of gloom and doom.

Rob Curley: It’s all academic for this No. 1 seed as Gonzaga puts class in class act

The Zags are likely the smartest team to be a No. 1 seed in the NCAA tournament.

Salt Lake City wasn’t so friendly to Zags in 2013

Five years ago when the 2013 Zags strolled into what was previously known as Energy Solutions Arena, they found themselves in a building full of fans that were jumping on …

UPDATED: Fri., March 10, 2017

The LaRocks from Butte are rock-solid Gonzaga basketball fans

Larry and Alana LaRock are devoted to the Gonzaga Bulldogs. The couple had not missed a home Gonzaga game at the McCarthey Athletic Center until this year – only because …

UPDATED: Tue., March 7, 2017

Gonzaga runs past Saint Mary’s 86-75 in WCC championship

When in doubt, pass the ball to Jill Barta. That seemed to be the general consensus among the Zags on Tuesday when the Gonzaga took down Saint Mary’s 86-75 for …

UPDATED: Mon., March 6, 2017

Gonzaga women will play Saint Mary’s for WCC title

Gonzaga earned a spot in the West Coast Conference championship game at 1 p.m. on Tuesday after the top-seeded Zags topped No. 4 San Francisco on Monday 77-46. It’s the …

UPDATED: Sun., March 5, 2017

Gonzaga women take on San Francisco in WCC tourney semifinals on Monday

Get through the quarterfinals. Check. Now Gonzaga has just one more game to cross off the list before getting to the West Coast Conference final.

UPDATED: Fri., March 3, 2017

Motivated by memory

The Gonzaga women haven’t forgotten what happened the last time they visited the Orleans Arena. Last March, the Zags fell to Santa Clara in their first game of the West …

UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 5, 2017

Riverfront Park Clocktower becomes beacon for Bulldogs fans

The iconic Clocktower in Riverfront Park glowed red and blue Saturday night in celebration of the Gonzaga basketball team’s unbroken winning streak.

Former Zags from near and far celebrate GU’s top ranking

“Best team in the nation.” The Zags can say that about themselves now, and it only took 22 straight wins and an undefeated record.

Gonzaga women lose to Pacific, fall to 0-2 in WCC

Laura Stockton has made that shot before. And surely will again. But not on Saturday afternoon.

Gonzaga’s foreign-born players make alternative plans for the holidays

For Emma Stach, a junior guard on Gonzaga’s basketball team, this time of year only reminds her how much she misses her family. Stach came to play for GU from …

Gonzaga women’s Kiara Kudron awarded player of the week

Gonzaga forward Kiara Kudron was named West Coast Conference player of the week Monday after her standout performances against Washington State on Thursday and Eastern Washington on Sunday.

Blanchette: Dawgs who became Bulldogs remember how it was, and what might have been

More than 65 years have passed since George Chalich officially turned the spigot and begat the trickle of basketball transfers from the University of Washington to Gonzaga that continues intermittently …

Women’s basketball: Leticia Romero scores 25 as No. 10 Florida State beats No. 25 Gonzaga

Leticia Romero’s career night helped Florida State beat its first ranked opponent of the season.

No. 25 Gonzaga women fall to Michigan in Paradise Jam

Katelynn Flaherty made four 3-pointers and scored 22 points, Siera Thompson added five 3s and 21 points, and Michigan beat No. 25 Gonzaga 78-66 in the Paradise Jam on Thursday …

Women’s soccer: Amy Edwards out as Gonzaga coach

The contract GU women’s soccer coach Amy Edwards has not been renewed.