Stories tagged: filip petrusev
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 21, 2020
BYU played quite well without Yoeli Childs, but there’s no question the Cougars are a different – and better – team with the talented senior forward.
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 17, 2020
Gonzaga’s Filip Petrusev on Monday was named the WCC player of the week, his third time winning the honor this season.
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 16, 2020
Sophomore post Filip Petrusev, who dipped his toe in the NBA Draft waters last season, gave the scouts plenty to write about, mostly in a positive sense.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 13, 2020
Gonzaga’s Filip Petrusev made the cut for two more national player of the year awards. The sophomore forward is one of 30 candidates for the Naismith Trophy. Ten semifinalists will …
Fri., Feb. 7, 2020
Gonzaga sophomore Filip Petrusev has been named one of 10 candidates for the Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Center of the Year Award.
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 4, 2020
Filip Petrusev has become an iron man and paint presence, both essential ingredients in No. 2 Gonzaga’s surprising 23-1 record.
Mon., Feb. 3, 2020
Gonzaga’s Filip Petrusev is among 20 players on the late-season watch list for the Wooden Award presented to the player of the year.
Mon., Feb. 3, 2020
Gonzaga sophomore Filip Petrusev was named WCC player of the week after averaging 27 points and 10 rebounds in a pair of road victories.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 24, 2020
Petrusev will be game-day decision against visiting Pacific on Saturday. The Zags’ leading scorer and rebounder wasn’t on the practice floor much this week, spending the majority of his time …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 23, 2020
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Mon., Jan. 20, 2020
Gonzaga junior wing Corey Kispert was named WCC player of the week after averaging 17.5 points in two victories last week.
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 19, 2020
The most impressive thing about the Zags’ 20-1 start is how they’ve navigated every injury roadblock and continued to play at a high level.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 18, 2020
Gonzaga’s frontcourt absorbed another blow Saturday when sophomore forward Filip Petrusev went down with lower right leg injury in the second half against BYU.
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 12, 2020
Anton Watson tumbled into the padded stanchion that supports the rim and backboard and knew immediately his left shoulder had popped out of place again.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 8, 2020
Gonzaga’s Filip Petrusev has been named to the Wooden Award midseason top 25 watch list. Petrusev is one of five new additions, along with former Washington State guard Malachi Flynn …
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 5, 2020
Killian Tillie isn’t at full speed, but his on-court performance suggests otherwise. The senior forward delivered 22 points against Portland and 20 versus Pepperdine, influencing two hard-fought victories, particularly Saturday …
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 26, 2019
Gonzaga is in the midst of a nine-day span between games, but the Zags won’t go nearly that long away from basketball.
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 22, 2019
Opponents are emptying the defensive playbook at Gonzaga, trying to deal with the Zags’ size, balance, transition game and ability to get to the free-throw line. Eastern Washington head coach …
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 7, 2019
Gonzaga-Washington key matchup: Clash of talented bigs in Bulldogs’ Filip Petrusev, Huskies’ Isaiah Stewart
No shortage of quality matchups in this one, but we’re going with the big men in the middle: Washington freshman Isaiah Stewart and Gonzaga sophomore Filip Petrusev. It isn’t necessarily …
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 5, 2019
Gonzaga sophomore forward Filip Petrusev is one of 46 players on the initial watch list for the Oscar Robertson Trophy, awarded annually to the national player of the year.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 26, 2019
Team and individual matchups don’t appear favorable for Southern Miss against eighth-ranked Gonzaga, but one to keep an eye on involves Golden Eagles senior forward Boban Jacdonmi.
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 24, 2019
Corey Kispert has essentially been living at McCarthey Athletic Center and the Volkar Center practice gym. That applies whether Kispert is on fire – 28 points vs. Michigan State in …
Mon., Nov. 18, 2019
Gonzaga’s Filip Petrusev was named WCC player of the week after two of the best games of his young career.
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 17, 2019
But perhaps the most important stat thus far is the rebounding numbers. The Zags are plus-17.8 per game, a gaudy number no matter the level of competition.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 13, 2019
It was one of numerous defensive tactics North Dakota employed, often without success, in GU’s 97-66 blowout victory Tuesday. There will be plenty more where that came from.
Thu., Oct. 31, 2019
Gonzaga has just four returning players, but don’t expect to see the 2018-19 versions of Killian Tillie, Corey Kispert, Filip Petrusev and Joel Ayayi this season. All four are slated …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 19, 2019
Gonzaga topped Michigan State 103-87 in a preseason scrimmage Saturday in Denver. The Spartans are expected to be ranked No. 1 when the AP preseason poll is released next week. …
UPDATED: Fri., July 5, 2019
Ballo had 21 points, 17 rebounds and four blocked shots in an 84-74 victory over Puerto Rico 84-74 on Friday, lifting Mali into the semifinals. Mali had never advanced to …
UPDATED: Wed., July 3, 2019
Current and future Gonzaga players continue to be one of the major storylines at the FIBA U19 World Cup in Greece.
UPDATED: Tue., July 2, 2019
Joel Ayayi put on a show, but his Gonzaga teammate Filip Petrusev and Serbia got the win.