Stories tagged: Gonzaga basketball
UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 16, 2019, 9:53 p.m.
Gonzaga could enjoy some home cooking in the NCAA Tournament, according to a couple of early bracket projections with the season opener about 50 days away.
Fri., Sept. 13, 2019, 4:55 p.m.
Paolo Banchero, considered a top-five recruit in the 2021 class, has Gonzaga among his top nine schools.
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 12, 2019, 8:36 p.m.
Gonzaga fan favorite Quentin Hall maintains positive outlook after Hurricane Dorian batters Bahamas home
About the only thing Hurricane Dorian didn’t destroy or damage was Quentin Hall’s spirit. “All I can say is I’m alive and well,” the Bahamas native said in a telephone …
Mon., Sept. 9, 2019, 6:24 p.m.
Kyle Wiltjer heated up late and Kevin Pangos never got untracked as Canada closed the FIBA World Cup with an 82-76 loss to Germany.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 7, 2019, 10:27 p.m.
Former Gonzaga standout Kyle Wiltjer drains seven 3s in Canada’s record-setting win at FIBA World Cup
Canada entered its name in the FIBA World Cup record book Saturday with the help of a couple of former Gonzaga standouts.
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 6, 2019, 4:34 p.m.
Rui Hachimura is getting a much-needed break from basketball.
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 5, 2019, 6:21 p.m.
Team USA’s dominant performance made for a tough outing for former Gonzaga standout Rui Hachimura and his Japanese teammates Thurdsay at the FIBA World Cup in China.
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 4, 2019, 6:53 p.m.
Japan is winless in two World Cup games, but the stage has not been too big for Rui Hachimura.
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 3, 2019, 8:08 p.m.
The South Bay Lakers, the Los Angeles Lakers’ G League team, announced they have traded for the returning player rights to former Gonzaga Bulldog David Stockton.
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 3, 2019, 8:12 p.m.
Domantas Sabonis helps Lithuania past Canada, ex-Zags teammates Kevin Pangos and Kyle Wiltjer at FIBA World Cup
Gonzaga’s international success in recruiting has been on display at the FIBA World Cup in China, including one matchup Tuesday involving three former Zag teammates.
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 27, 2019, 5:26 p.m.
Stephen Gentry is leaving his role as Gonzaga’s director of operations to reunite with his former boss Brad Underwood at Illinois.
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 26, 2019, 8:31 p.m.
Gonzaga released its full non-conference schedule Monday but its marquee matchups have been known for some time. GU will play nine of its 15 non-conference games at the McCarthey Athletic …
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 20, 2019, 5:14 p.m.
Paolo Banchero, one of the top recruits in the 2021 class, has scheduled a January visit to Gonzaga.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 14, 2019, 5:59 p.m.
A knee injury has ended former Gonzaga standout Kelly Olynyk’s stint with the Canadian national team.
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 13, 2019, 9:27 p.m.
Gonzaga on Tuesday learned its WCC schedule for the 2020 season and most of its toughest contests figure to fall over the final three weeks.
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 13, 2019, 10:51 a.m.
Former Gonzaga Bulldog forward Jeremy Jones will begin his professional basketball career in Austria. Jones has signed with the Kapfenberg Bulls, according to the team’s Website.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 8, 2019, 8:34 p.m.
Gonzaga continues to fill out its nonconference basketball schedule.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 8, 2019, 7:17 p.m.
The 30-year-old Sacre announced his retirement recently, surprising many in Japan because he was at the top of his game, but not those who know what means the most to …
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 8, 2019, 4:33 p.m.
The injury that sidelined Miami Heat forward Kelly Olynyk during a Wednesday exhibition with the Canadian national team in Toronto turned out to be nothing more than a bruised knee
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 6, 2019, 6:30 p.m.
The former Gonzaga star jogs between five courts Monday at the HUB Sports Center to check on 122 youngsters at his third annual skills camp, leaning over to high-five one …
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 6, 2019, 3:54 p.m.
Former Gonzaga point guard Josh Perkins has signed another contract with the Charlotte Hornets. The NBA team on Tuesday announced the signing of Perkins and guard Joe Chealey, but didn’t …
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 5, 2019, 8:07 p.m.
Former Gonzaga Bulldog Johnathan Williams is heading overseas to continue his professional basketball career. Williams signed recently with Maccabi Rishon in Israel.
UPDATED: Thu., July 25, 2019, 5:06 p.m.
Gonzaga’s Mark Few will serve as an assistant coach for USA Basketball’s select team, a 13-player squad that will train with and help the national team prepare for the FIBA …
UPDATED: Mon., July 22, 2019, 9:04 p.m.
A handful of Gonzaga players considered professional options versus returning to school following the 2019 season. So did a member of the Zags’ coaching staff, minus the fanfare and headlines.
Mon., July 22, 2019, 11:14 a.m.
Former Gonzaga guard Geno Crandall has signed to play professionally in the Czech Republic, according to Eurobasket.com.
UPDATED: Fri., July 19, 2019, 3:32 p.m.
Walker Kessler, one of top centers in the 2020 class, has narrowed the list of schools he’s considering to six.
UPDATED: Wed., July 17, 2019, 6:36 p.m.
Four Gonzaga Bulldogs were named to the National Association of Basketball Coaches’ 2018-19 Honors Court.
UPDATED: Tue., July 16, 2019, 5:58 p.m.
Brandon Clarke, Kelly Olynyk, Kevin Pangos and Kyle Wiltjer are among the 29 players invited to the early August training camp in Toronto.
Mon., July 15, 2019, 7:58 p.m.
UPDATED: Mon., July 15, 2019, 9:47 p.m.
Clarke shook off the rust quickly, averaging 14.6 points and hitting the game-winning tip-in in the semifinals to help Memphis reach the Summer League title game against Minnesota on Monday …