Stories tagged: gonzaga basketball
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 23, 2019, 1:57 p.m.
Tillie is tired of talking about injuries for obvious reasons after missing 22 games last season due to a stress fracture and partially torn plantar fascia. The talented, 6-foot-10 forward …
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 21, 2019, 6:56 p.m.
Domantas Sabonis is staying with the Indiana Pacers, and the former Gonzaga Bulldog will receive a huge pay raise beginning next season. He agreed to a four-year extension worth $77 …
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 21, 2019, 7 p.m.
Gonzaga is No. 8 in the preseason AP college basketball poll, matching the 2006 Zags for the program’s second highest preseason rating.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 19, 2019, 5:29 p.m.
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., Oct. 18, 2019, 7:15 p.m.
The evening will feature tons of cool videos, fun and revealing live interviews on stage with Gonzaga men’s assistant coach Tommy Lloyd and women’s head coach Lisa Fortier, as well …
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 17, 2019, 8:41 p.m.
Gonzaga sells its family atmosphere in recruiting and it apparently applies in coaching searches. For Bell, it worked on two levels. He thoroughly enjoyed his four-year run as a starting …
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 17, 2019, 4:21 p.m.
Preseason recognition continues to roll in for Gonzaga’s Killian Tillie. The senior forward is one of 20 players on the watch list for the Karl Malone Power Forward of the …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 16, 2019, 6:17 p.m.
Ten Gonzaga teams achieved 100 percent graduation rates and student-athletes graduated at a 98 percent rate, tied for seventh nationally, according to the latest NCAA Graduation Success Rate (GSR) statistics.
Wed., Oct. 16, 2019, 2:37 p.m.
Killian Tillie was named to the CBS Sports preseason All-America third team.
Wed., Oct. 16, 2019, 12:42 p.m.
Gonzaga’s Corey Kispert and Washington State’s CJ Elleby are among 20 players on the watch list for the Julius Erving Small Forward of the Year Award.
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 15, 2019, 6:45 p.m.
The top basketball game in the history of the McCarthey Athletic Center will happen this season when the North Carolina Tar Heels pack their bags and head more than 2,500 …
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 15, 2019, 5:32 p.m.
David Stockton’s training-camp stay with the Los Angeles Lakers is over after 11 days. The Lakers waived Stockton on Tuesday but the former Gonzaga guard could end up playing for …
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 14, 2019, 9:27 p.m.
Add two more games to Gonzaga’s lineup of nationally televised games. The Zags’ matchups at Santa Clara (Jan. 30, 7:30 p.m.) and vs. Loyola Marymount (Feb. 6, 8 p.m.) will …
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 13, 2019, 5:24 p.m.
Former Gonzaga point guard Josh Perkins was waived by the Charlotte Hornets, the NBA team announced Sunday.
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 11, 2019, 8:39 p.m.
Gonzaga will make at least 15 appearances on ESPN networks this season, including both dates with rival Saint Mary’s among eight WCC matchups, the conference announced.
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 8, 2019, 8:51 p.m.
Few reiterated he supports athletes having NIL rights as long as it can be regulated and the playing field stays level, but his comments about “grandstanding politicians” in a 3-minute, …
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 8, 2019, 6:11 p.m.
The rookie selected ninth overall in this summer’s NBA draft made his exhibition opener Monday night appear like one of many highlights coming in his 2019-20 season reel.
Sun., Oct. 6, 2019, 9:11 p.m.
A new, controversial piece of legislation out of California sent the college basketball world into a frenzy over the past week.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 5, 2019, 10:03 p.m.
Gonzaga’s Kraziness in the Kennel scrimmage – often ragged but packed with numerous examples of the team’s considerable potential – had just finished when coach Mark Few noticed his players …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 5, 2019, 11:17 p.m.
John Blanchette: Gonzaga needs Killian Tillie to be whole as desperately as Tillie needs Tillie to be whole
On Thursday, the 6-foot-10 senior and presumptive drive train of these Bulldogs underwent surgery on his right knee, and a brief statement from the school said “his status will be …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 5, 2019, 8:56 p.m.
Dominick Harris orally committed to Gonzaga last year as a sophomore in high school, and from the moment he agreed to become a Bulldog, he has been the ultimate hype-man …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 5, 2019, 3:56 p.m.
Gonzaga forward Killian Tillie has been bitten by the injury bug again. The senior forward is sidelined for an unspecified amount of time after undergoing a “knee procedure” Thursday, according …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 5, 2019, 8:20 p.m.
Gonzaga freshman center Oumar Ballo will participate in Kraziness in the Kennel on Saturday, but the Zags are waiting for a determination on his eligibility this season.
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 4, 2019, 6:22 p.m.
The public’s first opportunity to see Gonzaga’s youthful basketball team comes Saturday at Kraziness in the Kennel.
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 4, 2019, 6:09 p.m.
Former Gonzaga Bulldogs point guard David Stockton has signed with the Los Angeles Lakers, the NBA team announced Friday.
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 3, 2019, 6:13 p.m.
The question wasn’t if Gonzaga would be the favorite in the WCC preseason poll. The question was how close the voting tally would be with rival Saint Mary’s poised to …
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 1, 2019, 5:57 p.m.
Former Gonzaga assistant coach and Eastern Washington head coach Ray Giacoletti is back in the coaching profession. He has been hired as assistant to the head coach on Travis Ford’s …
Mon., Sept. 30, 2019, 10:13 p.m.
Gonzaga athletic director Mike Roth favors student-athletes receiving more than what NCAA rules allow currently, but he has strong reservations if that involves profiting off their name, image and likeness.
Sun., Sept. 22, 2019, 9:11 p.m.
Walker Kessler, who was scheduled to visit Gonzaga on Oct. 5 for Kraziness in the Kennel, verbally committed to North Carolina on Sunday night.
Thu., Sept. 19, 2019, 8:56 p.m.
Chet Holmgren, a skilled 7-foot center from Minneapolis who recently moved up to No. 2 in 247sports.com’s class of 2021 rankings, plans on visiting Gonzaga on Saturday, Oct. 5, for …