Stories tagged: creighton bluejays
Sun., Dec. 2, 2018, 1:35 p.m.
The latest Gonzaga rewind addresses Perkins’ ridiculous stat line, the impact of the defense and the good and bad of the Zags’ final few minutes.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 1, 2018, 7:07 p.m.
Zach Norvell Jr. insists there isn’t a switch attached to his jersey, one he seemingly flips to turn a miserable first half into a memorable second. The sophomore wing has …
Sat., Dec. 1, 2018, 2:01 p.m.
The key moment, offensive player of the game and defensive player of the game from Gonzaga’s 103-92 win over Creighton on Saturday, Dec. 1, 2018, at the CHI Health Center …
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 1, 2018, 6:47 p.m.
TV Take: Zach Norvell Jr. goes from ice cold to fresh out of the microwave hot in Gonzaga’s high-scoring win over Creighton
With 9 minutes, 36 seconds left Saturday afternoon in Gonzaga’s 103-92 victory at Creighton, Zach Norvell hit a step-back 3-pointer. He screamed. Nothing in particular. Just a scream of joy.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 1, 2018, 6:29 p.m.
Killian Tillie is GU’s top returning scorer from last season at 12.9 points per game. He led the Zags in 3-point shooting accuracy (47.9 percent).
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 1, 2018, 1:26 p.m.
Recap and highlights: Defense optional as No. 1 Gonzaga tops Creighton in second half to remain unbeaten with a 103-92 win
Zach Norvell Jr. scored 28 points – 23 of which came in the second half – as No. 1 Gonzaga stormed back after halftime to defeat Creighton 103-92 on Saturday …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 30, 2018, 10:39 p.m.
Gonzaga coach Mark Few appreciates good offense. For the better part of two decades, the Zags have been known for skilled, high-scoring teams. Few’s speaking engagements at various camps and …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 30, 2018, 6:36 p.m.
Ty-Shon Alexander is the most explosive scorer on Creighton’s potent offense.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 29, 2018, 6:02 p.m.
Almost a year ago to the day, Zach Norvell Jr. was a promising redshirt freshman coming off Gonzaga’s bench and averaging just 11.6 minutes per game. Then Creighton happened. Half …
Wed., Oct. 24, 2018, 8:38 a.m.
Creighton basketball player Martin Krampelj is coming back this season from a third torn anterior cruciate ligament. He tore the ACL in his left knee for the second time when …
Sat., March 17, 2018, 7:15 p.m.
Jaylyn Agnew scored 24 points and Sydney Lamberty added 20 to lead No. 11 Creighton to a 76-70 win over No. 6 seeded Iowa in a first round of the …
Fri., March 16, 2018, 9:04 p.m.
Barry Brown scored 18 points and ninth-seeded Kansas State posted a 69-59 wire-to-wire victory over No. 8 Creighton on Friday night despite playing without leading scorer Dean Wade.
UPDATED: Sat., March 10, 2018, 10:59 p.m.
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 …
Sat., Feb. 24, 2018, 10:54 p.m.
Marcus Foster scored 28 points, Davion Mintz gave Creighton the lead for good early in overtime, and the Bluejays defeated the highest-ranked opponent in program history with an 89-83 upset …
Thu., Feb. 1, 2018, 11:17 p.m.
Mikal Bridges scored 21 points and Jalen Brunson had 19, leading No. 1 Villanova to its eighth straight win, 98-78 over Creighton on Thursday night.
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 28, 2017, 11:52 p.m.
Khadeen Carrington hit a go-ahead layup with 2:05 to play and No. 23 Seton Hall rallied from a 13-point second-half deficit to defeat No. 25 Creighton 90-84 in the Big …
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 5, 2017, 2:05 p.m.
Gonzaga’s Zach Norvell Jr., who had big games coming off the bench and as a starter, earned WCC player of the week honors.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 2, 2017, 5:27 p.m.
The Zags wilted against Texas’ full-court pressure at the PK80 in Portland, but they showed improvement when Creighton turned up the heat late.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 1, 2017, 11:48 p.m.
Fifty-four points in the second half. Zach Norvell Jr. going from zero to 21 in not quite that many minutes. Silas Melson, career high in points. Killian Tillie, career high …
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 1, 2017, 11:53 p.m.
Analysis: Trio of Gonzaga players have career nights as Bulldogs use second-half push to top Creighton 91-74
The Zags needed Silas Melson in the first half. They needed Killian Tillie all game. And they really needed ‘Snacks’ in the second half.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 1, 2017, 11:29 p.m.
The Bluejays assisted on 13 buckets in the first half, but didn’t disperse the ball nearly as well in the second, dishing out just four assists. They paid a price …
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 1, 2017, 11:52 p.m.
Mary Conley sat up in her wheelchair and looked down to the court where the Creighton Bluejays were warming up across from Gonzaga Bulldogs. This felt all too familiar.
Fri., Dec. 1, 2017, 9:43 p.m.
The key moment, offensive player of the game and defensive player of the game from Gonzaga’s win over Creighton on Friday, Dec. 1, 2017.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 1, 2017, 11:42 p.m.
The 15th-ranked Gonzaga Bulldogs rallied in the second half to run away from 25th-ranked Creighton on Friday, winning 91-74 at the McCarthey Athletic Center. It’s too bad others involved with …
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 1, 2017, 7:03 p.m.
Gonzaga will be without starting wing Corey Kispert for Friday’s showdown against Creighton at the McCarthey Athetic Center.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 1, 2017, 9:15 p.m.
Updates from Gonzaga’s college basketball game against Creighton on Friday, Dec. 1, 2017 at the McCarthey Athletic Center in Spokane.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 1, 2017, 6:38 p.m.
Make way – here comes Rui Hachimura. The Gonzaga forward didn’t have a say in the majority of Gonzaga’s wins last season, but this year, the sophomore has developed into …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 30, 2017, 4:48 p.m.
They are separated by 10 spots in the AP college basketball poll and it appears not much else. No. 15 Gonzaga (6-1) and No. 25 Creighton (5-1) are lookalike programs …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 30, 2017, 4:36 p.m.
The matchups are intriguing at all five positions but the backcourts could hold the biggest key to Friday’s winner.
UPDATED: Fri., March 17, 2017, 5:24 p.m.
Jeff Dowtin scored a career-high 23 points with a perfect day at the free-throw line, upstart Rhode Island answered every threat and the Rams ran right into the next round …