Stories tagged: BYU Cougars
UPDATED: Fri., May 24, 2019, 11:09 p.m.
Joe Vranesh’s three-run homer to left-center in the seventh inning Friday snapped a 1-all tie, and Saint Mary’s held off Gonzaga 4-3 in a West Coast Conference Championship loser-out game …
Tue., March 26, 2019, 2:41 p.m.
Dave Rose is stepping down as BYU’s head basketball coach after 14 seasons during which he led the Cougars to eight NCAA Tournament appearances.
UPDATED: Wed., March 13, 2019, 9:06 p.m.
On Monday the Zags lost guards Laura Stockton and Jill Townsend to injury. A day later, they also lost the West Coast Conference
UPDATED: Tue., March 12, 2019, 7:51 p.m.
Key moment, offensive MVP and defensive MVP from BYU’s 82-68 victory over Gonzaga in the championship game of the WCC Tournament in Las Vegas.
UPDATED: Tue., March 12, 2019, 7:28 p.m.
For the Gonzaga Bulldogs’s women’s basketball team, there is family and there is FAMILY, and now they know both the distinction and how it gets blurred together when life issues …
UPDATED: Tue., March 12, 2019, 7:17 p.m.
The Zags left Orleans Arena feeling as though they’d done their part in three of those quarters, but playing well 75 percent of the time didn’t suffice against a Cougars …
UPDATED: Tue., March 12, 2019, 8:22 p.m.
Athletic director Mike Roth pulled the coaches out of a timeout to inform them of the situation. Craig returned to the bench a few minutes later, but Roth said a …
UPDATED: Tue., March 12, 2019, 7:50 p.m.
Brenna Chase poured in 25 points, including seven 3-pointers, as second-seeded BYU downed top-seeded Gonzaga 82-68 to win the WCC Tournament title on Tuesday at the Orleans Arena.
UPDATED: Mon., March 11, 2019, 7:05 p.m.
There will be motivation aplenty for Gonzaga and BYU in Tuesday’s West Coast Conference title game.
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 24, 2019, 8:57 p.m.
Josh Perkins offered a glimpse of what kind of night it was going to be when he and Zach Norvell Jr. staged their customary pregame shoot-off from the entrance of …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 23, 2019, 11:41 p.m.
John Blanchette: Goodbyes no longer reserved for only the seniors in college basketball home finales
Just think of the Zags who missed out on the big farewell – Adam Morrison, Austin Daye, Kelly Olynyk, Domantas Sabonis, Nigel Williams-Goss, Zach Collins.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 23, 2019, 11:44 p.m.
Whatever Gonzaga’s record was for standing ovations in a game, the Zags obliterated it Saturday night.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 23, 2019, 10:42 p.m.
Key moment, offensive MVP and defensive MVP from Gonzaga’s 102-68 victory over BYU at the McCarthey Athletic Center.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 23, 2019, 11:42 p.m.
When ESPN broadcasts Gonzaga basketball games, there are a few things you can count on.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 23, 2019, 10:43 p.m.
Josh Perkins scored 21 points and dished out seven assists on Senior Night as No. 2 Gonzaga routed BYU on Saturday at the McCarthey Athletic Center.
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 22, 2019, 7:06 p.m.
Josh Perkins wasn’t having any Senior Night discussion last Saturday inside the locker room at the Jenny Craig Pavilion after a Zags’ road victory over San Diego.
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 22, 2019, 10:59 p.m.
When BYU is the opponent, the key matchup can go to big man Yoeli Childs or point guard TJ Haws. We went with Childs, second in the WCC in scoring …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 16, 2019, 8:35 p.m.
Even a full month out from Selection Monday, there was an angsty little subtext mixed into Saturday’s doings at McCarthey Athletic Center that went beyond how much space exists between …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 16, 2019, 7:35 p.m.
Shaylee Gonzales scored 19 points, Sara Hamson blocked two shots in the last minute and BYU ended No. 13 Gonzaga’s seven-game winning streak with a 66-64 victory on Saturday.
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 15, 2019, 5:58 p.m.
Looking ahead to Saturday’s big game against BYU, Lisa Fortier didn’t want to talk about revenge.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 13, 2019, 5:58 p.m.
The Zags’ 11-1 conference record has been built with strength down low and quick hands on the perimeter.
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 3, 2019, 6:40 p.m.
Guard-to-guard connections are rare, though it’s possible it happened at GU during the Jeremy Pargo-Matt Bouldin-Steven Gray days. Regardless, the alley-oop has become a weapon for the current Zags, with …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 31, 2019, 11:03 p.m.
There was an echo inside the Marriott Center, but it was a soft one.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 31, 2019, 11:01 p.m.
Key moment, offensive MVP and defensive MVP from Gonzaga’s 93-63 victory over BYU at the Marriott Center.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 31, 2019, 11:01 p.m.
Most times Gonzaga appears on an ESPN network, the analyst informing the viewer about the Bulldogs, this year and in the past, have little to no connection to one of …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 31, 2019, 10:40 p.m.
The fourth-ranked Zags built an early lead, turned away several BYU rallies and coasted to an impressive 93-63 victory Thursday.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 30, 2019, 7:04 p.m.
The Zags have won four straight over BYU in front of packed houses of nearly 19,000 inside the spacious Marriott Center, where visitors have walked away on the losing end …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 30, 2019, 6:38 p.m.
This should be one of the marquee matchups of the WCC season. BYU junior forward Yoeli Childs, 16th nationally in scoring (22.3) and 26th in rebounding (9.7), is one of …
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 18, 2019, 5:58 p.m.
The only GU women’s team to match that start was Kelly Graves’ 2004-05 squad, which went on to sweep the WCC regular-season and tournament titles.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 17, 2019, 10:01 p.m.
Shaylee Gonzales scored 17 points and Paisley Johnson made two free throws with 1:02 left for what proved to be the winning points in BYU’s 70-68 win over No. 13 …