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Stories tagged: Gonzaga Bulldogs

First things first: Gonzaga entertains Toreros

Is it a slam-dunk Gonzaga will be ranked No. 1 when the polls are released Monday? Nope. Is it an open 5-footer on the low block that the Zags are …

U-Hi’s Brett Bailey leads the Toreros

Gonzaga-San Diego key matchups

Gonzaga has not lost at home to San Diego since 2000

Gonzaga has a winning percentage over 75–percent against the San Diego Toreros, and looks to win their 21st game of the season on Thursday night.

UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 25, 2017, 8:45 p.m.

Gonzaga women face grudge games against San Diego, Pepperdine

Make no mistake: this is Payback Week for the Gonzaga women.

Gonzaga takes healthy approach with big center Karnowski

Opponents looking for Przemek Karnowski’s flaws might want to scrutinize his form on a yoga mat.

UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 24, 2017, 11:39 p.m.

Gonzaga’s path to No. 1 opens up after Villanova, Kansas fall

Gonzaga’s path to No. 1 opened up Tuesday when upsets took down top-ranked Villanova and second-ranked Kansas.

Double up: Unbeaten Gonzaga takes second helping of victory, injury bug

Two days after having their hands full with the Pilots in Spokane, the Zags encountered little resistance in an 83-64 rout Monday at the Chiles Center in Portland. The odd …

TV Take: AAU vet Francis Williams offers unique insight into Zags

It was refreshing to hear a couple new items Monday night when the Bulldogs made up their weather-delayed contest at the University of Portland.

Killian Tillie’s injury overshadows Gonzaga’s win at Portland

Freshman forward Killian Tillie sprained his right ankle and needed assistance leaving the floor. The outcome had been decided – No. 3 Gonzaga would coast to an 83-64 victory over …

Despite sore hip, Nigel Williams-Goss leads Gonzaga in front of friends, family in Portland

Gonzaga guard Nigel Williams-Goss was in a hurry after Monday’s 83-64 victory over Portland, but he had good reason. More than 20 friends and relatives were waiting to see him …

Happy homecoming for Silas Melson in Gonzaga’s win at Portland

Portland native Silas Melson is making a habit of playing well in front of family and friends.

Smaller than normal student section for Gonzaga game in Portland’s Chiles Center

The Jan. 7 postponement of the Gonzaga at Portland game meant the Pilots had to do some scrambling with their student section for Monday’s rescheduled game.

GU-Portland: 3 keys to the Bulldogs’ 83-64 win

The key moment, offensive player of the game and defensive player of the game from Gonzaga’s 83-64 win over Portland on Monday, Jan. 23, 2017 at the Chiles Center in …

UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 22, 2017, 2:03 a.m.

Blanchette: Gonzaga, Saint Mary’s, BYU continue to dominate WCC

We know well the numbing duration of Gonzaga’s dominance of the WCC. We know, too, that only once since Brigham Young joined the league has someone other than the Zags, …

UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 22, 2017, 2:02 a.m.

Bumpy ride as Gonzaga pulls away from Pilots for 73-52 win

Don’t let that final score – Gonzaga 73, Portland 52 – fool you. No. 4 Gonzaga spent most of Saturday’s game in that gray area where it wasn’t really in …

UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 22, 2017, 2:04 a.m.

TV take: Debate continues on whether WCC teams help Gonzaga improve

Is it us or is it them? The endless debate was discussed, in many forms, Saturday night on the Gonzaga television broadcast.

Nigel Williams-Goss exits late in Zags win

Most of Gonzaga’s games have been relatively stress-free and their injury list has been fairly short. It seemed like that would continue Saturday when the fourth-ranked Zags’ lead soared into …

Portland senior point guard Alec Wintering sidelined

Portland received devastating news Saturday before their game with Gonzaga when an MRI confirmed that senior guard Alec Wintering had suffered a torn ACL during Thursday’s loss at San Francisco.

UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 22, 2017, 2:03 a.m.

Undefeated Gonzaga men roll to another victory but lose rebounding battle

Gonzaga might have stretched its record to 19-0 with another big win at the Kennel on Saturday night, but the Bulldogs lost on the glass.

UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 21, 2017, 11:40 p.m.

Gonzaga sells ‘last unbeaten’ shirts

Gonzaga introduced a new shirt at the McCarthey Athletic Center on Saturday night to celebrate their perfect Zags before taking on the Portland Pilots.

UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 22, 2017, 2:02 a.m.

Despite slow offensive start, Gonzaga builds lead off Portland’s turnovers

The Gonzaga offense did not have the usual spark on Saturday in its 73-52 win over the Portland Pilots at the McCarthey Athletic Center. But the Bulldogs were able to …

GU-Portland: 3 keys to the Bulldogs’ 73-52 win

The key moment, offensive player of the game and defensive player of the game from Gonzaga’s 73-52 win over Portland on Saturday, Jan. 21, 2017 at the McCarthey Athletic Center …

UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 21, 2017, 7:36 p.m.

Jill Barta scores 27 points in Gonzaga women’s easy win over Portland

Jill Barta scored 27 points with 11 rebounds and Gonzaga had little trouble downing Portland 85-50 on Saturday in West Coast Conference play in Portland.

Unbeaten Gonzaga entertains struggling Pilots

Portland at Gonzaga, two teams speeding in opposite directions, collide Saturday at the McCarthey Athletic Center before squaring off two days later in the rescheduled game in Portland.

Alec Wintering, Jazz Johnson lead Portland

The key matchup to watch when Gonzaga hosts Portland in a WCC men’s basketball game on Saturday, Jan. 21, 2017.

Gonzaga out to make it 7 straight over Portland

A look back at the history between Gonzaga and Portland in men’s basketball.

ESPN’s Jay Bilas praises Gonzaga basketball, says they can go undefeated

The national spotlight for college basketball continues to shine on Spokane.

Josh Perkins shrugs off ‘DUI’ taunts from Santa Clara student section

It started during pre-game warm-ups. A small group of Santa Clara students chanted “DUI, DUI, DUI” at Josh Perkins, in reference to the Gonzaga sophomore guard’s arrest in October for …

UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 20, 2017, 12:58 a.m.

TV Take: No. 1 seed talk for Gonzaga plentiful from ESPNU’s remote site broadcast crew

Is there an upper limit two people can talk about one subject over a two-hour period? If there is, the ESPNU broadcast crew of John Brickley and Sean Harrington tested …

UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 20, 2017, 12:59 a.m.

Gonzaga’s defense shuts down another foe in win over Santa Clara

Santa Clara forward Emmanuel Ndumanya took a pass from KJ Feagin and dunked home two points in the final minute of the first half. The significance? It finally gave Santa …