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UPDATED: Fri., July 19, 2019, 3:32 p.m.

Gonzaga one of six finalists for talented center Walker Kessler

Walker Kessler, one of top centers in the 2020 class, has narrowed the list of schools he’s considering to six.


UPDATED: Sat., July 6, 2019, 6:55 p.m.

Gonzaga commit Oumar Ballo powers Mali past France, into FIBA U19 World Cup title game

After missing the first two games of group play, Ballo has averaged 18.3 points and 13 assists in four contests.


UPDATED: Fri., July 5, 2019, 4:09 p.m.

Incoming Gonzaga recruit Oumar Ballo keeps Mali rolling at FIBA U19 World Cup

Ballo had 21 points, 17 rebounds and four blocked shots in an 84-74 victory over Puerto Rico 84-74 on Friday, lifting Mali into the semifinals. Mali had never advanced to …


UPDATED: Wed., July 3, 2019, 12:36 p.m.

Gonzaga’s Filip Petrusev helps Serbia stay unbeaten at FIBA U19 World Cup

Current and future Gonzaga players continue to be one of the major storylines at the FIBA U19 World Cup in Greece.


UPDATED: Thu., June 27, 2019, 6:39 p.m.

Battle Ground big Kaden Perry commits to Gonzaga

Gonzaga is on the board in the 2021 recruiting class with a commitment from in-state forward Kaden Perry.


UPDATED: Fri., June 7, 2019, 4:16 p.m.

Point guard Greg Foster Jr. transferring from Gonzaga

Greg Foster Jr. has entered his name in the transfer portal and isn’t expected to return to Gonzaga, according to a source.


UPDATED: Wed., May 29, 2019, 6:35 p.m.

Killian Tillie’s return bolsters Gonzaga’s experience, frontcourt

Killian Tillie is coming back, a decision that gives Gonzaga a cornerstone for next season and affords the talented forward an opportunity to elevate his draft stock.


UPDATED: Tue., May 28, 2019, 7:12 p.m.

North Carolina transfer Seventh Woods says Gonzaga in his top three

North Carolina transfer Seventh Woods lists Gonzaga among his top three schools. Woods told The State newspaper of Columbia, South Carolina, that he’s also considering South Carolina and Michigan.


UPDATED: Sat., May 18, 2019, 7:40 p.m.

South Dakota State transfer David Jenkins, who had Gonzaga as finalist, picks UNLV

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.


USC grad transfer Derryck Thornton has Gonzaga on five-school list

Gonzaga is one of the schools on USC grad transfer Derryck Thornton’s list.


UPDATED: Sun., May 5, 2019, 5:29 p.m.

Texas A&M graduate transfer Admon Gilder commits to Gonzaga

Gonzaga picked up a commitment Sunday from a top graduate transfer.


UPDATED: Thu., May 2, 2019, 10:36 p.m.

Gonzaga could make another run at Duke decommit Boogie Ellis

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.

Transfer guards Admon Gilder, David Jenkins Jr. visiting Gonzaga this weekend

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.

Gonzaga among programs in mix for Texas A&M grad transfer Admon Gilder

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.

Talented young center Oumar Ballo signs with Gonzaga

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 …


UPDATED: Thu., April 18, 2019, 5:38 p.m.

Talented 2020 wing Julian Strawther commits to Gonzaga

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: Thu., April 11, 2019, 8:29 p.m.

Gonzaga among seven programs on South Dakota State guard David Jenkins Jr.’s list

Gonzaga is one of seven programs listed as possible destinations for South Dakota State’s David Jenkins Jr.


UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 12, 2019, 6:53 p.m.

Highly rated 2020 wing Julian Strawther lists Gonzaga in top 10

Julian Strawther, a top-40 recruit in the 2020 class, has Gonzaga in his top 10.


UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 5, 2019, 4:42 p.m.

Promising center Oumar Ballo schedules recruiting visit to Gonzaga

Oumar Ballo told Stockrisers.com he plans on visiting Gonzaga’s campus Feb. 19-22. The fourth-ranked Zags entertain Pepperdine on Feb. 21 and BYU on Feb. 23.


UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 12, 2019, 5:28 p.m.

Gonzaga commit Dominick Harris soars to top of ESPN SportsCenter Top 10 plays

Gonzaga basketball commit Dominick Harris went way up Friday, high enough to land at No. 1 on ESPN SportsCenter’s Top 10 plays.


UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 7, 2018, 7:07 p.m.

Five-star recruit Drew Timme had front-row seat to Gonzaga’s last-second win over Washington

What better way to introduce a new signee than to be front row of the McCarthey Athletic Center soaking up Kennel Club’s rendition of “Zombie Nation” and witnessing a clutch …


UPDATED: Tue., May 29, 2018, 4:55 p.m.

Towson transfer Zane Martin expected to visit Gonzaga in June

Zane Martin, a high-scoring guard who is transferring from Towson, is expected to visit Gonzaga next month.


UPDATED: Tue., May 8, 2018, 6:41 p.m.

Albany transfer Joe Cremo picks Villanova from finalist group that included Gonzaga

Albany graduate transfer Joe Cremo, who listed Gonzaga among his five finalists, committed to defending national champion Villanova.


UPDATED: Mon., April 30, 2018, 7:46 p.m.

Gonzaga, Oregon and Arizona await top-recruit Brandon Williams’ decision Saturday

And now, three schools wait until Saturday. Brandon Williams concluded his weekend recruiting visit to Gonzaga by catching a flight home Monday morning to southern California. He tweeted Monday afternoon …


UPDATED: Wed., June 14, 2017, 4:52 p.m.

Illinois State’s MiKyle McIntosh, who listed Gonzaga in his final four, picks Oregon

Illinois State grad transfer MiKyle McIntosh, who listed Gonzaga in his final four, announced Wednesday on Twitter that he will play his senior season at Oregon.


UPDATED: Thu., April 27, 2017, 6:09 p.m.

Gonzaga hosts Elijah Brown, highly touted graduate transfer and son of Warriors assistant coach Mike Brown

Gonzaga is hosting former New Mexico guard Elijah Brown on his recruiting visit this week.


UPDATED: Thu., April 27, 2017, 7:20 p.m.

French guard Joel Ayayi signs with Gonzaga

Joel Ayayi, a 6-foot-5 combination guard from France, announced his commitment to Gonzaga on Thursday. He picked the Zags over Georgia Tech after visiting both schools earlier this month.