Stories tagged: Gonzaga basketball
UPDATED: Sun., May 19, 2019, 11:39 p.m.
Zach Collins didn’t know what to expect when he joined up with the Portland Trail Blazers as a gangly 7-foot rookie in the summer of 2017. Would he play right …
UPDATED: Sat., May 18, 2019, 7:40 p.m.
South Dakota State transfer David Jenkins Jr., who had Gonzaga in his final three, is headed to UNLV to be reunited with former Jackrabbits coach T.J. Otzelberger.
UPDATED: Fri., May 17, 2019, 6:28 p.m.
Gonzaga notebook: USC grad transfer Derryck Thornton sets dates for visit; Brandon Clarke lines up NBA workouts
USC graduate transfer Derryck Thornton is expected to visit Gonzaga from May 28-30.
UPDATED: Fri., May 17, 2019, 8 p.m.
Dan Dickau has experienced the Portland Trail Blazers organization in several capacities.
UPDATED: Mon., May 13, 2019, 5:50 p.m.
Gonzaga forward Killian Tillie will not be attending the NBA Draft Combine after all. Tillie, Auburn’s Chuma Okeke and Virginia’s De’Andre Hunter withdrew from the combine.
Mon., May 13, 2019, 11:18 a.m.
Gonzaga is one of the schools on USC grad transfer Derryck Thornton’s list.
Sun., May 12, 2019, 5 a.m.
There was a time not all that long ago when Gonzaga’s roster was reasonably stable annually, typically stocked with several experienced players, perhaps a sit-out transfer and an incoming recruiting …
UPDATED: Thu., May 9, 2019, 4:18 p.m.
It appears Zach Norvell Jr. has played his last game in a Gonzaga uniform. The sophomore wing told reporters in Atlanta after a Thursday workout for the Hawks that he …
UPDATED: Wed., May 8, 2019, 7:31 p.m.
Gonzaga forward Rui Hachimura has opted to skip the NBA draft combine next week, apparently following in the footsteps of former Zag Domantas Sabonis.
UPDATED: Sun., May 5, 2019, 5:29 p.m.
Gonzaga picked up a commitment Sunday from a top graduate transfer.
UPDATED: Sat., May 4, 2019, 8:48 p.m.
Killian Tillie’s injury woes returned in his first workout with an NBA team.
UPDATED: Thu., May 2, 2019, 10:36 p.m.
News of Boogie Ellis receiving his release from Duke came out Thursday morning. The Zags were among 10 programs that quickly made contact with the San Diego prep standout.
UPDATED: Wed., May 1, 2019, 9:15 p.m.
Gonzaga has a big recruiting weekend ahead, with campus visits from a pair of transfer guards. Texas A&M graduate transfer Admon Gilder and South Dakota State’s David Jenkins Jr. are …
UPDATED: Sat., April 27, 2019, 7:31 p.m.
Admon Gilder, a 6-foot-4, 200-pound combo guard, is considered one of the top graduate transfers. He’s visiting Texas Tech this weekend, and the former Dallas prep standout has reportedly drawn …
UPDATED: Tue., April 23, 2019, 6:21 p.m.
Gonzaga officially added a big piece of its 2019 recruiting class. The Zags on Tuesday announced the signing of Oumar Ballo, a 6-foot-10, 260-pound center from Mali. He orally committed …
Tue., April 23, 2019
There are always unintended consequences to every NCAA action. Not unforeseeable ones, just unintended ones.
Mon., April 22, 2019, 12:53 p.m.
Add another name to Gonzaga’s list of underclassmen entering the NBA Draft.
UPDATED: Sun., April 21, 2019, 10:10 p.m.
Gonzaga junior forward Killian Tillie has decided to test the NBA draft waters. Tillie submitted his name for the June 20 draft, according to a school release Sunday night.
UPDATED: Sat., April 20, 2019, 8:39 p.m.
The EWU athletic department confirmed Saturday that the Eagles will face the Bulldogs at the McCarthey Athletic Center during the 2019-2020 season.
UPDATED: Sat., April 20, 2019, 8:54 p.m.
Sophomore guard Zach Norvell Jr. became the third Gonzaga basketball player this week to declare for the NBA draft. Norvell made his announcement Saturday afternoon in a school release.
Thu., April 18, 2019, 6:02 p.m.
Proposal to slow graduate transfer market could affect Gonzaga basketball, Washington State football
A proposal that aims to slow the graduate transfer market could be a mixed bag for local college football and men’s basketball programs.
UPDATED: Thu., April 18, 2019, 5:38 p.m.
Julian Strawther, a talented wing ranked in the top 40 in the 2020 class, celebrated his 17th birthday Thursday by announcing on Twitter he’s “110% committed” to Gonzaga.
UPDATED: Wed., April 17, 2019, 8:23 p.m.
Gonzaga appears to have found a replacement for assistant coach Donny Daniels, who is leaving the program after nine seasons. The Zags are expected to hire former Vanderbilt associate head …
UPDATED: Wed., April 17, 2019, 7:56 p.m.
Gonzaga junior forward Brandon Clarke has declared for the NBA draft. Clarke made it official Wednesday via a GU release, two days after teammate Rui Hachimura declared for the draft. …
UPDATED: Tue., April 16, 2019, 5:35 p.m.
Assistant Donny Daniels is leaving Gonzaga, but he’s not quite ready to completely call it quits after four decades in the coaching profession. He’s expected to join Utah’s staff as …
UPDATED: Tue., April 16, 2019, 9:09 a.m.
And now begins the debate over what Rui Hachimura might become.
Mon., April 15, 2019, 5:43 p.m.
A look back at some of Rui Hachimura’s finest moments as a Zag. On Monday, Hachimura became the ninth player in Gonzaga history to declare early for the NBA draft.
UPDATED: Mon., April 15, 2019, 6:33 p.m.
Gonzaga junior forward Rui Hachimura has declared for the NBA Draft, the school announced. Hachimura made it official Monday, but the announcement isn’t a surprise. The 6-foot-8, 230-pound forward from …
UPDATED: Sun., April 14, 2019, 10:01 p.m.
Gonzaga point guard Josh Perkins will be one of 64 seniors attending the Portsmouth Invitational Tournament this week.
UPDATED: Fri., April 12, 2019, 9:23 p.m.
Rui Hachimura added another major honor to his awards collection. Gonzaga’s standout junior forward was named the Julius Erving Award winner as the top small forward in the nation Friday …