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Stories tagged: Gonzaga Bulldogs

Unbeaten, top-ranked Gonzaga aims for outright WCC men’s championship

Gonzaga coach Mark Few reminded the assembled media after last Thursday’s win over San Francisco that the WCC title remains one of the program’s fundamental goals.

Brett Bailey, Olin Carter lead Toreros

No. 1 Gonzaga (28-0, 16-0 WCC) can clinch an outright WCC championship with a road win over San Diego (12-16, 5-11) on Thursday. Gonzaga will try to replicate its defensive …

Senior Night will be full of emotion for Gonzaga women, coach Lisa Fortier

Sorry, Lisa Fortier, but Senior Night will never be easy.

Gonzaga looks to stay hot at San Diego, where it has won seven of the last eight games

A look at the history between Gonzaga and San Diego in men’s basketball

Gonzaga signee Corey Kispert sidelined after foot surgery

Corey Kispert’s senior season hasn’t gone as planned. The Gonzaga commit’s decorated prep career is over after undergoing foot surgery Feb. 10. He’s on crutches for six weeks, followed by …

Gonzaga’s Karnowski, Perkins and Williams-Goss on WCC All-Academic team

Gonzaga’s Przemek Karnowski, Josh Perkins and Nigel Williams-Goss were named Wednesday to the WCC All-Academic Team.

J3, J-Mat, Z-bo and more: Playing the name game with Gonzaga

J3 held his ground and collected the rebound after forcing a wild, missed shot by San Francisco guard Charles Minlend. At the offensive end, Gonzaga swung the ball around the …

Gonzaga women’s basketball team aims for outright West Coast Conference title

Please excuse the Gonzaga women for being greedy

Gonzaga No. 1 for program-record fourth consecutive week

Gonzaga is No. 1 in both major college basketball polls for the fourth straight week, eclipsing the 2013 team’s three-week stint as the longest in program history.

Gonzaga’s Nigel Williams-Goss earns fourth WCC player of week award

Nigel Williams-Goss collected his fourth WCC player of the week award after helping top-ranked Gonzaga to a pair of wins last week.

Saint Joseph’s Phil Martelli recalls thrills, regrets of unbeaten ride that faces Zags

There aren’t many people on the planet who can relate to Gonzaga’s run at an unbeaten regular season. Saint Joseph’s coach Phil Martelli is one of them.

UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 19, 2017, 5:46 p.m.

Indiana strikes first, beats Gonzaga 5-1 in baseball

Indiana scored two runs in the first inning and went on to a 5-1 victory over Gonzaga on Sunday in Surprise, Arizona.

Gonzaga thumps Pacific, earns another WCC title

The No. 1 ranking, the possibility of an undefeated regular season and a probable No. 1 seed in the NCAA tournament.

Gonzaga’s man-to-man defense delivers again in win over Pacific

There was a time in November and December when Gonzaga augmented its man-to-man defense with an occasional zone.

Blanchette: Bulldogs draw rave reviews in Las Vegas and cause a lot of trouble for sports books

Caveat: this column is for entertainment purposes only. Unlike all the other ones that are devoted solely to, you know, the dogged pursuit of truth.

Gonzaga-Pacific: 3 keys to the Bulldogs’ 82-61 win

The key moment, offensive player of the game and defensive player of the game from Gonzaga’s 82-61 win over Pacific on Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017 at the McCarthey Athletic Center …

TV Take: Wide world of Williams on display during Gonzaga’s latest victory

There isn’t a cliché built around the name Williams, but maybe there should be. You know, like “keeping up with the Williamses” or “in like Williams.”

Former Zag Kelly Olynyk picks 2013 team over current team because he was there

Boston Celtics center Kelly Olynyk said there is no chance this year’s Gonzaga Bulldogs could beat the No. 1-ranked Bulldogs of 2013.

Elle Tinkle leads four in double figures and Gonzaga women rebound to down Pacific

Elle Tinkle led four in double figures with 14 points and Gonzaga rebounded from its loss to San Francisco on Thursday to down Pacific 74-58 on Saturday in West Coast …

UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 19, 2017, 7:17 p.m.

Gonzaga’s basketball success amazes longtime fan Tony Higley, who helped start Bulldog Club

Tony Higley remembers when there were a lot of vacant seats at the Kennel on game day.

UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 18, 2017, 7:53 p.m.

Grueling schedule leaves Gonzaga hoping for return of injured players

Gonzaga has two regular-season games remaining, which will conclude a grueling nine-week stretch of 18 conference games.

Power inside, fine touch at free-throw line highlight Gonzaga’s victory

The frontcourt trio of

UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 19, 2017, 3:25 p.m.

Damon Stoudamire sees view from other side as Pacific’s head coach

Damon Stoudamire is used to the headlines, the close-ups on ESPN and “No. 1” sitting next to his team’s name in the AP Top 25 list.

3 in the key with Gonzaga center Przemek Karnowski

Gonzaga senior center Przemek Karnowski sits down for a series of questions.

Gonzaga, Pacific tangle in rematch

The list of serious tests No. 1 Gonzaga has faced this season begins with Iowa State and Florida State in Orlando in late November and Arizona, Akron and Tennessee in …

Pacific’s dynamic backcourt fuels Tigers on offense

Pacific will be without guard T.J. Wallace (foot) in its rematch with Gonzaga, but sophomore wing Anthony Townes has emerged as a scoring option in the second half of the …

Gonzaga men own 10-1 all-time record against Saturday’s opponent, Pacific

This will be Gonzaga’s 12th matchup against Pacific

Gonzaga baseball splits pair at Arizona tournament

Justin Vernia allowed one unearned run over eight innings and Gonzaga (1-1) beat Duke 6-1 in the Zags’ first of two games on Friday in Surprise, Arizona.

Gonzaga heats up in second half, rolls to 27th win

By the end, Gonzaga’s 27th win looked like most of its first 26. But it took a while.

John Blanchette: Gonzaga’s situation allows NCAA president Mark Emmert to play up his notions of college athletics

When the boss makes a surprise visit from the home office, you want to be doing your best work.