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UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 31, 2019

Analysis: Gonzaga silences BYU, crowd en route to 93-63 victory

There was an echo inside the Marriott Center, but it was a soft one.

UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 31, 2019

Gonzaga-BYU: 3 keys to the Bulldogs’ 93-63 victory over the Cougars

Key moment, offensive MVP and defensive MVP from Gonzaga’s 93-63 victory over BYU at the Marriott Center.

UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 31, 2019

TV Take: Familiar face guides fans through Gonzaga’s thumping of BYU

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

Recap and highlights: Brandon Clarke, Rui Hachimura lead No. 4 Gonzaga to 93-63 blowout of BYU

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

Gonzaga puts West Coast Conference road winning streak on the line against BYU

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

Gonzaga-BYU key matchup: Zags’ trio of bigs tangles with Cougars’ Yoeli Childs

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

Gonzaga women hoping to rebound from hard-fought loss to BYU

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

BYU ends No. 13 Gonzaga women’s 12-game win streak

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 …

UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 16, 2019

First place on the line as Gonzaga women head to BYU in showdown of WCC unbeatens

The bull’s-eye is forever on their backs, so the Gonzaga women have decided to offer a moving target.

UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 21, 2018

Perfect Zach Wilson helps BYU beat Western Michigan in Potato Bowl

Zach Wilson set a BYU record and tied the NCAA bowl mark with 18-for-18 passing, throwing for 317 yards and four touchdowns in the Cougars’ 49-18 victory over Western Michigan …

West Coast Conference: BYU, Saint Mary’s likely to battle for second place

The prize recruit in the West Coast Conference last spring wasn’t a 7-foot center with forward skills, a jumping-jack slasher with a touch from 3 or a consummate playmaker at …

UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 29, 2018

Jake Browning shines as No. 11 Washington routs No. 20 BYU 35-7

Jake Browning completed 23 of 25 passes for 277 yards and one touchdown, and No. 11 Washington was thoroughly dominant on both sides of the ball in a 35-7 rout …

Three-run eighth inning gives Gonzaga win over BYU in West Coast Conference baseball

Mac Lardner pitched two-hit ball over six innings and Gonzaga scored three runs in the eighth inning Saturday to defeat Brigham Young 4-3 to complete a three-game West Coast Conference …

Gonzaga drops West Coast Conference baseball game at Brigham Young

Brian Hsu’s two-out, two-run homer to left field in the seventh inning Thursday lifted the BYU Cougars (11-9, 1-3) to a 6-4 win over the Gonzaga Bulldogs (11-9, 2-2) in …

UPDATED: Sat., March 10, 2018

Heading into Selection Sunday, six games that shaped Gonzaga’s 2018 season

Gonzaga is back where it seemingly always is at this time of year. The Zags are WCC regular-season and tournament champions for the sixth straight season. They’re ranked No. 6 …

Sixth-ranked Gonzaga hits its stride with NCAA Tournament approaching

The question was telegraphed and Gonzaga point guard Josh Perkins intercepted it like an All-Pro cornerback.

UPDATED: Wed., March 7, 2018

John Blanchette: Sixth straight tournament win just as sweet for Gonzaga

The last sliver of confetti had settled on the floor at Orleans Arena and the net had been scissored into souvenirs, so the Gonzaga Bulldogs drifted away toward their locker …

UPDATED: Tue., March 6, 2018

Amid adverse season, BYU sees NCAA Tournament hopes crushed in loss to Gonzaga

Brigham Young’s 2017-18 basketball season took its first nosedive months before the Cougars reconvened in Provo for preseason workouts.

UPDATED: Tue., March 6, 2018

Gonzaga’s Josh Perkins mixes in some scoring to go with big assist numbers

One by one, the Gonzaga Bulldogs climbed the ladder to the hoop and cut off pieces of the net.

UPDATED: Tue., March 6, 2018

Gonzaga’s Killian Tillie voted WCC Tournament most outstanding player

Gonzaga forward Killian Tillie was asked for one word in his native French to describe how the Zags played in

UPDATED: Tue., March 6, 2018

Analysis: Gonzaga does it all in blowing out BYU, claiming another WCC Tournament title

It was one highlight play after another on an endless loop. Slick passes, 3-pointers that barely ruffled the net, suffocating defense, steals, smart passes, run-out layups.

UPDATED: Tue., March 6, 2018

Gonzaga-BYU: 3 keys to the Bulldogs’ 74-54 victory

The key moment, offensive player of the game and defensive player of the game from Gonzaga’s 74-54 win over BYU in the championship game of the WCC Tournament on Tuesday, …

UPDATED: Tue., March 6, 2018

TV Take: Gonzaga overpowers BYU, thrills ESPN crew again

Simply put, that was impressive. Not just Gonzaga’s defense-powered 74-54 win over BYU to win the West Coast Conference Tournament – and the league’s NCAA automatic berth – for the …

UPDATED: Tue., March 6, 2018

Recap and highlights: Killian Tillie leads the way as Gonzaga thumps BYU 74-54 for WCC Tournament title

Killian Tillie continued his scoring clinic as the sophomore forward scored a team-high 22 points to lead top-seeded Gonzaga to a 74-54 rout of BYU in the WCC Tournament championship …

UPDATED: Mon., March 5, 2018

Jock Landale, Saint Mary’s upset by Yoeli Childs, BYU in WCC semifinal

Yoeli Childs scored a career-high 33 points, Elijah Bryant chipped in 25 and third-seeded BYU beat second-seeded Saint Mary’s 85-72 Monday night in a WCC semifinal game at Orleans Arena.

UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 24, 2018

John Blanchette: Tabbed as underdogs to start the season, the Gonzaga Bulldogs again showed the WCC goes through them

On a day when everyone wanted to fly college basketball’s flag at half-staff, the Gonzaga Bulldogs went through the routine of raising another – all the way up. Another all …

UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 24, 2018

Analysis: Gonzaga dominates BYU to secure outright WCC title

Mark Few wanted to share Gonzaga’s latest accomplishment – an outright WCC championship by virtue of an impressive 79-65 win over BYU at the jam-packed Marriott Center on Saturday. But …

UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 24, 2018

Gonzaga’s Emma Stach, Emma Wolfram celebrate Senior Day, but know there is more work ahead

The Zags honored Emma Stach and fifth-year senior Emma Wolfram in a Senior Day ceremony just before tipoff. Wolfram, who redshirted her freshman year under Kelly Graves, was sidelined for …

UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 24, 2018

TV Take: Clichés get a workout from broadcast crew in Gonzaga’s big win over BYU

Gonzaga has won the West Coast Conference regular season basketball title so often recently, it’s almost a cliché.

Gonzaga-BYU: 3 keys to the Bulldogs’ 79-65 victory

The key moment, offensive player of the game and defensive player of the game from Gonzaga’s 79-65 win over BYU on Saturday, Feb. 24, 2018.