Stories tagged: Gonzaga women's basketball
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.
UPDATED: Tue., May 14, 2019, 4:36 p.m.
The Gonzaga women will play in another eight-team Thanksgiving weekend tournament this season.
UPDATED: Mon., May 13, 2019, 10:13 p.m.
Gonzaga’s outside shooting game is going to get more help, though perhaps not until the fall of 2020. Former Vanderbilt guard Cierra Walker, one of the top perimeter shooters in …
Tue., May 7, 2019, 4:36 p.m.
Gonzaga head women’s basketball coach Lisa Fortier has been selected as one of four court coaches for the 2019 USA Basketball Junior National Team trials, May 16-20 at the United …
UPDATED: Thu., April 11, 2019, 5:53 p.m.
Gonzaga’s Zykera Rice has been invited to participate in the Seattle Storm’s May 5 training camp in Seattle, becoming the ninth player in program history to either be drafted or …
UPDATED: Thu., April 4, 2019, 10:44 p.m.
The journey is complete. Oti Gildon and Kelly Graves are in the Final Four.
Tue., April 2, 2019, 4:34 p.m.
As the Gonzaga women left the court at Gill Coliseum on the night of March 25, their faces showed fatigue and disappointment, but not a trace of “What if?”
UPDATED: Tue., March 26, 2019, 9:18 p.m.
Gonzaga players reflect on numerous accomplishments after ‘roller-coaster year’ comes to an end at Oregon State
Her college basketball career had ended 10 minutes earlier in a game that could have gone either way. But Chandler Smith didn’t talk about the missed opportunities in a six-point …
UPDATED: Mon., March 25, 2019, 11:13 p.m.
Once again, Oregon State found a way – and the Gonzaga women are finding their way home after a remarkable season. In a game that wasn’t decided until the final …
UPDATED: Mon., March 25, 2019, 10:30 p.m.
Gonzaga expected to face some adversity Monday night. The heat in Gill Coliseum, the crowd of 8,000-plus – those were givens. But foul trouble? That wasn’t in the equation, but …
Mon., March 25, 2019, 9:41 p.m.
Key moment, offensive MVP and defensive MVP from Oregon State’s 76-70 victory over Gonzaga at Gill Coliseum in Corvallis, Oregon.
UPDATED: Mon., March 25, 2019, 8:51 p.m.
Recap and highlights: Oregon State uses late surge to top fifth-seeded Gonzaga in second round of NCAA Tournament
CORVALLIS, Ore. – Mikayla Pivec notched a double-double of 19 points and 11 rebounds as fourth-seeded Oregon State used a late run to down No. 5 seed Gonzaga 76-70 in …
UPDATED: Sun., March 24, 2019, 10:38 p.m.
No hard feelings, Gonzaga fans: Katie Baker still roots for the Zags. So does her mom, who continues to own season tickets to see the women at the Kennel. But …
UPDATED: Sun., March 24, 2019, 9:32 p.m.
It’s not about the minutes, it’s what you do with them. Gonzaga reserves Melody Kempton and Louise Forsyth learned that lesson the easy way on Saturday. Now they hope to …
UPDATED: Sun., March 24, 2019, 9:24 p.m.
To hear the coaches four years later, there were no losers in that epic second-round NCAA Tournament game between Gonzaga and Oregon State.
UPDATED: Sun., March 24, 2019, 9:14 p.m.
Now who’s feeling vulnerable? With all they’ve endured in the last two weeks, it should have been the Gonzaga women.
UPDATED: Sat., March 23, 2019, 7:50 p.m.
Injured Gonzaga guard Jill Townsend surprises teammates ahead of NCAA Tournament win over Little Rock
The plan came together early Friday afternoon on the Townsend family ranch in Okanogan, Washington.
UPDATED: Sat., March 23, 2019, 7:42 p.m.
Key moment, offensive MVP and defensive MVP from Gonzaga’s 68-51 victory over Little Rock.
UPDATED: Sat., March 23, 2019, 8:39 p.m.
Zykera Rice scored 18 points and Katie Campbell added 15 as the Gonzaga women defeated Little Rock 68-51 in a first-round NCAA Tournament game Saturday afternoon at Gill Coliseum.
UPDATED: Fri., March 22, 2019, 10:49 p.m.
Good vibes in Gill Coliseum: Gonzaga has happy memories of previous NCAA Tournament trip to Corvallis
As the NCAA women’s bracket was revealed on Monday afternoon, Gonzaga coach Lisa Fortier was all business.
UPDATED: Fri., March 22, 2019, 6:35 p.m.
Laura Stockton still has wheels. However, on Friday they were attached to the legs of a courtside chair.
UPDATED: Fri., March 22, 2019, 6:45 p.m.
Gonzaga head coach Lisa Fortier and her players said all the right things – and then some – Friday about their first-round dance partner, Little Rock.
UPDATED: Thu., March 21, 2019, 7:06 p.m.
Coach Joe Foley’s program is back in the postseason for the sixth time in 10 years and ready to do make some noise this weekend.
UPDATED: Wed., March 20, 2019, 6:54 p.m.
Melody Kempton is still bringing energy off the Gonzaga bench. Now she gets to bring it more often.
UPDATED: Tue., March 19, 2019, 10:22 p.m.
This is Jessie Loera’s team now, though she deflected that notion with the same grace she shows on the court.
UPDATED: Tue., March 19, 2019, 6:55 p.m.
What began with the makings of a sophomore jinx has turned into a confidence-boosting season for Gonzaga’s 6-foot-3 twin towers, Jenn and LeeAnne Wirth.
Mon., March 18, 2019, 9:35 p.m.
Whatever you want to call them, the Trojans know how to win. Officially known as the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, the school also goes by Little Rock or …
UPDATED: Mon., March 18, 2019, 9:15 p.m.
Sometimes March Madness really is a walk in the park. That’s where Gonzaga women’s basketball coach Lisa Fortier found herself at noon Monday, when her phone buzzed with talk of …
UPDATED: Mon., March 18, 2019, 7:29 p.m.
Spoiler alert: the Gonzaga women will play Arkansas Little Rock in a first-round NCAA Tournament game on Saturday in Corvallis, Oregon.
UPDATED: Sun., March 17, 2019, 8:21 p.m.
Good thing this is a business trip. The most talked-about NCAA Tournament destinations for the Gonzaga women aren’t exactly Spring Break hot spots.