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Four corners: Gonzaga

The Zags put together solid performances in pre-Christmas routs over visiting Pepperdine and Loyola Marymount and now hope to pack that momentum on their first WCC road trip.

Gonzaga women hold off Loyola Marymount for WCC road win

Georgia Stirton scored 14 points and Zhane Templeton hit a key 3-pointer Wednesday to help Gonzaga to a 66-59 West Coast Conference women’s basketball victory over Loyola Marymount at Los …

Gonzaga looks out for Lions after addressing pressing issues

For at least one game, Gonzaga solved three sticking points this season.

Dixon sets touchdown mark as Louisiana Tech beats ASU

Kenneth Dixon had 215 yards from scrimmage and scored four times to become the NCAA’s career touchdowns leader, and Louisiana Tech beat Arkansas State 47-28 in the New Orleans Bowl.

WSU women improve to 8-1 by holding off Gonzaga

The women’s basketball rivalry between Gonzaga and Washington State has been full of heart-pounding finishes in recent years. Louise Brown figured she’d spare her blood pressure.

College volleyball: Gonzaga’s Savannah Blinn earns regional first-team honor

Gonzaga redshirt senior Savannah Blinn was selected to the All-Pacific North Region’s first team, the American Volleyball Coaches’ Association announced Tuesday.

Miami reaches agreement with Mark Richt to coach Hurricanes

Former Miami quarterback Mark Richt has reached a tentative agreement to be the Hurricanes’ next head coach, pending the completion of contract talks, a person with knowledge of the negotiations …

College volleyball: Washington State’s Kyra Holt named to All-Pac-12 team

Washington State junior Kyra Holt was named to the All-Pac-12 Conference volleyball first team, the conference announced Tuesday.

John Blanchette: Renewal of Gonzaga-Washington will be true wake-up call

After nine years of indifferent chill, Gonzaga and Washington will resume basketball relations this week, and applause is due.

Gonzaga’s Ben White named to WCC men’s soccer first team

Gonzaga sophomore defender Ben White was named to the West Coast Conference’s first team for men’s soccer, the conference announced Tuesday.

College volleyball: Eastern Washington improves to 7-0 in Big Sky

Eastern Washington improved to 7-0 in Big Sky Conference volleyball with a 3-1 win at Montana State on Thursday.

College golf: Gonzaga’s Sean Walsh ties for second place

Gonzaga’s Sean Walsh tied for second place at the Bill Ross Intercollegiate at Overland Park, Kansas.

UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 13, 2015

Gonzaga’s Kyle Wiltjer named to Malone watch list

Gonzaga senior Kyle Wiltjer has been named to the Karl Malone Power Forward of the Year watch list.

Gonzaga’s competitive nature comes out at Kraziness

Kraziness at the Kennel is an entertainment for fans, but Gonzaga’s men’s basketball team still showed its serious side on Saturday.

Area roundup: Gonzaga freshman wins first women’s golf tournament

Gonzaga freshman Bianca Pagdanganan won her first collegiate golf tournament by holding on for victory at the Edean Ihlanfeldt Invitational.

College volleyball notes: 5-foot-3 Maddye Dinsmore stands tall for Whitworth

Maddye Dinsmore is often the shortest player on the floor, but it’s impossible to overlook her impact on Whitworth volleyball. The 5-foot-3 setter is a four-year starter, second in program …

Locally: Spokane’s Briann January earns WNBA award

Briann January (Lewis and Clark HS) of the Indiana Fever has been awarded the August WNBA Cares Community Assist Award presented by State Farm for her community and youth outreach …

College roundup: Gonzaga volleyball posts two sweeps

The Gonzaga volleyball team claimed straight-set wins over Grand Canyon (1-7) and Niagara (2-6) at the Grand Canyon Invitational Friday in Phoenix. McKayla Ferris had 15 kills and Savannah Blinn …

Gonzaga’s Silas Melson earns invite to U19 training camp

Gonzaga men’s basketball player Silas Melson is one of 24 invitees to the USA Basketball Men’s U19 World Championship team training camp in Colorado Springs, Colorado. The camp will take …

Area roundup: Gonzaga women will host Naismith games

The Gonzaga women’s basketball team, which finished 26-8 and ranked No. 19, has agreed to be a host school in the 2015 Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame Challenge, the …

Area roundup: WSU’s Donika Bashota loses in round of 16 at Pac-12s

California’s Klara Fabikova defeated Washington State’s Donika Bashota 6-3, 6-4 on Thursday in the round of 16 at the Pac-12 Women’s Tennis Singles Championship at Ojai, California. Bashota advanced to …

Area roundup: Gonzaga women place three on All-WCC golf team

Gonzaga’s women’s golf team struggled in the final round of the West Coast Conference Championships on Wednesday at Saticoy Country Club in Somis, California, but the Bulldogs still placed three …

Gonzaga men face one of tallest assignments with Iowa

SEATTLE – No chance Gonzaga overlooks Iowa today in an NCAA tournament round-of-32 game. For one of the rare times this season, the Zags won’t see eye-to-eye with their opponent. …

Blanchette: Gonzaga needs Sweet 16 for extra validation

SEATTLE – Now that we’re done with the most underappreciated achievement in sports … Speaking, of course, about winning a round-of-64 game in the NCAA tournament.

Gonzaga women downplay role as giant killers against OSU

CORVALLIS, Ore. – With one upset in the books, the Gonzaga women’s basketball team seeks another today on the home court of the Pac-12 champions for the chance to play …

Notre Dame tops Butler in overtime as coach Mike Brey grieves

PITTSBURGH – Notre Dame coach Mike Brey guided the Irish to a thrilling 67-64 overtime win against Butler in the NCAA tournament on Saturday night after losing his mother to …

Favored Gonzaga won’t change its style against plodding Bison

SEATTLE – There are few mysteries here. Second-seeded Gonzaga wants to play up-tempo. In the half-court, the Zags want to play through their trio of bigs.

Area roundup: Gonzaga’s rally falls just short in bottom of ninth

Gonzaga left the potential tying run on second base after a four-run ninth inning Thursday, dropping a 6-5 West Coast Conference baseball game to BYU at Patterson Complex. Tyler Frost’s …

Four corners: Gonzaga Bulldogs

Coming up: Tonight vs. San Diego, 8 (ESPN2); Saturday vs. BYU, 7 (ESPN2) Outlook: The Zags (28-1, 16-0 WCC) are pursuing their second unbeaten conference season in three years. GU …

Gonzaga women claim 11th consecutive WCC title

The Saint Mary’s Gaels made it a game, but the Gonzaga women’s basketball team shot its way to an 80-72 victory Thursday night to earn its 11th consecutive West Coast …