Stories tagged: Gonzaga Bulldogs
UPDATED: Sun., June 23, 2019, 7:48 p.m.
North Texas graduate transfer Ryan Woolridge visited Spokane over the weekend and committed Sunday to the Zags.
UPDATED: Sat., June 22, 2019, 8:18 p.m.
Hachimura became the first player from Japan to get chosen in the first round of the NBA draft after being taken with the No. 9 overall pick by the rebuilding …
UPDATED: Sat., June 22, 2019, 9:27 p.m.
Gonzaga Legends: Kelly Olynyk happy to take a break from South Beach for a trip back to Spokane, Hoopfest
The Miami Heat forward has tried illustrating the world’s largest 3-on-3 basketball tournament to some of his less-familiar NBA teammates, but he insists it’s something they’d appreciate with their own …
Fri., June 21, 2019, 8:59 p.m.
Josh Perkins, GU’s all-time assist leader, wasn’t selected in Thursday’s NBA Draft.
UPDATED: Fri., June 21, 2019, 7:08 p.m.
Gonzaga Legends: Heather Bowman has plenty of competitive fire remaining nearly a decade after her final time in a Bulldogs’ jersey
The former GU star can see the Kennel from her office just off Division Street, and she’s always welcome to join the current Zags for a practice.
UPDATED: Fri., June 21, 2019, 9:15 p.m.
Former Gonzaga guard Zach Norvell Jr. didn’t hear his name called in Thursday’s NBA draft but he quickly found an NBA opportunity.
UPDATED: Thu., June 20, 2019, 11:05 p.m.
John Blanchette: Despite their collegiate accomplishments, the toughest challenges still await this bunch of Bulldogs
Both players, Hachimura in particular, will have to endure the modern blather that suggests that any first-rounder who falls short of All-Pro status is somehow a bust.
UPDATED: Thu., June 20, 2019, 11:16 p.m.
Rui Hachimura, wearing special attire for the occasion, made history Thursday night in New York and Japan and contributed to another major milestone for Gonzaga.
UPDATED: Thu., June 20, 2019, 11:17 p.m.
NBA draft updates: History made as Rui Hachimura, Brandon Clarke give Gonzaga two first-round picks; Zach Norvell Jr. goes undrafted
The Gonzaga men’s basketball program has had two players selected in the first round of the NBA draft for the first time.
UPDATED: Thu., June 20, 2019, 6:08 p.m.
The Gonzaga Prep standout was one of 18 finalists out of 31 training-camp participants, but wasn’t selected for the final 12-man roster announced Thursday.
UPDATED: Wed., June 19, 2019, 7:55 p.m.
Japanese tennis players Naomi Osaka and Kei Nishikori are also Nissin brand ambassadors.
UPDATED: Wed., June 19, 2019, 9:06 p.m.
Gonzaga’s starting five at the NBA draft: Projected first-round picks Rui Hachimura and Brandon Clarke, head coach Mark Few and assistant coaches Brian Michaelson and Tommy Lloyd.
UPDATED: Wed., June 19, 2019, 9:15 p.m.
Gonzaga’s Canadian connection is still going strong. Yvonne Ejim, a 6-foot-2 power forward from Calgary, Alberta, with international experience, is expected to sign with the Zags.
UPDATED: Tue., June 18, 2019, 3:54 p.m.
Gonzaga incoming freshman Anton Watson is one of 18 finalists for the USA U19 World Cup team.
UPDATED: Mon., June 17, 2019, 8:30 p.m.
Greg Foster Jr., who announced 10 days ago he was transferring from Gonzaga, has committed to St. Joseph’s.
UPDATED: Mon., June 17, 2019, 6:46 p.m.
Gonzaga’s opening in the backcourt remains open. The Zags have been looking to add another veteran guard but it won’t be USC graduate transfer point guard Derryck Thornton. Thornton has …
UPDATED: Sat., June 15, 2019, 10:28 p.m.
Gonzaga is one of dozens recruiting Suggs, who also has football interest from the likes of Alabama, Ohio State, Notre Dame and Georgia. Several schools, including Tennessee, seem amenable to …
UPDATED: Thu., June 13, 2019, 7:16 p.m.
The date is set for one of Gonzaga’s biggest home basketball games.
UPDATED: Wed., June 12, 2019, 5:08 p.m.
Gonzaga Rui Hachimura and Brandon Clarke won’t know for sure where they will go until the NBA draft on June 20, but they received a pretty good indication Wednesday.
UPDATED: Tue., June 11, 2019, 6:56 p.m.
There will be a few former Zags on rosters, but the Gonzaga-centric Few Good Men will not be involved in The Basketball Tournament this summer.
UPDATED: Mon., June 10, 2019, 9:44 p.m.
Gonzaga has dominated the men’s basketball series recently with Washington, but the rivalry grew more interesting last year when the Zags escaped with an 81-79 win in Spokane. The programs …
UPDATED: Fri., June 7, 2019, 4:16 p.m.
Greg Foster Jr. has entered his name in the transfer portal and isn’t expected to return to Gonzaga, according to a source.
Thu., June 6, 2019, 5:32 p.m.
The NCAA has approved moving the 3-point line to the international basketball distance, which probably won’t raise an eyebrow for the six international players on Gonzaga’s roster next season.
UPDATED: Thu., June 6, 2019, 7:27 p.m.
Four of Gonzaga’s opponents next season also made the list: North Carolina (No. 6), Arizona (15), Saint Mary’s (19) and Washington (21).
Wed., June 5, 2019, 5:35 p.m.
After two days of traveling back from the three-day NCAA Championships in Indianapolis, Marisa Wortman enjoyed the quiet and calm of a relatively empty Gonzaga campus on Tuesday.
UPDATED: Tue., June 4, 2019, 5:06 p.m.
Legumina made four starts this year, none after March 8, when he left after 73 pitches.
UPDATED: Fri., June 7, 2019, 12:51 p.m.
On Thursday, June 27, former Zags basketball stars Kelly Olynyk, Steven Gray, David Pendergraft and Heather Bowman will headline the second “Gonzaga Legends” event at the Martin Woldson Theater at …
Sat., June 1, 2019, 7:33 p.m.
The Bulldogs’ varsity eight boat crossed the finish line in 6:54.132, nearly 10 seconds behind first-place Harvard (6:45.012).
UPDATED: Fri., May 31, 2019, 10:30 p.m.
The Gonzaga women’s rowing team finished fifth in the varsity eight and second varsity eight races Friday during the first day of the NCAA Championships at the Indianapolis Rowing Center …
UPDATED: Fri., May 31, 2019, 10:30 p.m.
Gonzaga women’s basketball coach Lisa Fortier still has a few things to learn about the international game.