Stories tagged: Gonzaga women's basketball
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 4, 2019, 9:24 p.m.
As road trips go, it doesn’t get much better than Gonzaga’s excursion last week to Northern California. Not only did the GU women sweep would-be contenders Pacific and Saint Mary’s, …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 2, 2019, 11:20 p.m.
Jenn Wirth had 14 points and seven rebounds and No. 15 Gonzaga never trailed in its 66-52 win over Saint Mary’s. Jill Townsend added 12 points, while LeeAnne Wirth and …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 31, 2019, 10:05 p.m.
Laura Stockton scored 15 points with seven rebounds and five assists and Zykera Rice added 13 points and seven rebounds for the Bulldogs (20-2, 9-1 West Coast Conference), who pulled …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 30, 2019, 7:16 p.m.
Halfway through the West Coast Conference season, the Gonzaga women have seen every team and know them well. Or do they?
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 28, 2019, 9:23 p.m.
It’s halfway through the West Coast Conference women’s season, which would be the perfect time for a breather. No chance of that for Gonzaga, which faces perhaps its toughest road …
Mon., Jan. 28, 2019, 11:52 a.m.
The Gonzaga women’s basketball team jumped three spots to No. 15 in the latest AP poll released on Monday. The Bulldogs (19-2), coming off wins last week over San Francisco …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 26, 2019, 7:19 p.m.
Jill Townsend scored 14 points on 4-of-6 shooting from 3-point range and Chandler Smith had a double-double as No. 18 Gonzaga pulled away from Santa Clara on Saturday for a …
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 25, 2019, 6:59 p.m.
With point guard Laura Stockton out with a recurring shoulder injury, the Zags got hot from all over the court in a 78-51 win over USF.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 24, 2019, 9:28 p.m.
Zykera Rice scored 15 points and No. 18 Gonzaga downed San Francisco 78-51 on Thursday night at the McCarthey Athletic Center.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 23, 2019, 5:51 p.m.
After all, it was the little things that cost the Zags dearly in a two-point loss at BYU last week, a result that left them in second place in the …
Mon., Jan. 21, 2019, 6:15 p.m.
After splitting two games on the road last week, the Gonzaga women’s basketball team slipped to No. 18 in the latest Associated Press Top 25 poll.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 19, 2019, 10:49 p.m.
Katie Campbell had 17 points and Laura Stockton had 10 assists, both career highs, and Jenn Wirth added a double-double, leading No. 13 Gonzaga to an 86-61 win over San …
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 18, 2019, 5:58 p.m.
The only GU women’s team to match that start was Kelly Graves’ 2004-05 squad, which went on to sweep the WCC regular-season and tournament titles.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 17, 2019, 10:01 p.m.
Shaylee Gonzales scored 17 points and Paisley Johnson made two free throws with 1:02 left for what proved to be the winning points in BYU’s 70-68 win over No. 13 …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 16, 2019, 6:24 p.m.
The bull’s-eye is forever on their backs, so the Gonzaga women have decided to offer a moving target.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 15, 2019, 5:52 p.m.
The Gonzaga women are definitely finding their range this season, and the reasons are no surprise: hours of practice, a stronger inside game and better shot selection.
Mon., Jan. 14, 2019, 9:02 p.m.
The Gonzaga men’s and women’s basketball teams are tops in the country in terms of their combined ranking in their respective AP polls.
Mon., Jan. 14, 2019, 10:27 a.m.
The Zags (16-1) climbed one spot to 13th in the latest AP Top 25, a week after achieving a school-best ranking in the weekly poll.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 12, 2019, 6:21 p.m.
Even during a 26-point win over Portland, the Zags found some teachable moments ahead of next week’s West Coast Conference showdown at BYU.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 11, 2019, 10:45 p.m.
Last week, Zykera Rice set the record straight about her blue do.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 11, 2019, 7:31 p.m.
At first sight, this would be the perfect time for the Gonzaga women to look past their next opponent.
Mon., Jan. 7, 2019, 8:33 p.m.
For the Gonzaga women’s basketball players, Monday morning was spent in sweaty, ignorant bliss. After two hours of hard practice at the Kennel, the Zags were ready for lunch. They …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 5, 2019, 4:54 p.m.
The Gonzaga women were tested in so many different ways Saturday, but responded with grit, power and waves of energy from the bench in an 88-65 win over Pacific.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 3, 2019, 10:18 p.m.
The show isn’t for the squeamish but it ends happily enough, with GU taking a 74-62 win over the Gaels before a sellout crowd at the McCarthey Athletic Center.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 2, 2019, 7:20 p.m.
The start of the New Year also offers the Gonzaga women a chance to finish off some old business against Saint Mary’s.
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 31, 2018, 8:07 p.m.
Zykera Rice matched her career high of 23 points on 11-of-12 shooting and No. 17 Gonzaga rolled to its ninth straight win, defeating Pepperdine 79-54 on Monday.
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 31, 2018, 12:30 p.m.
The Gonzaga women climbed three spots to No. 17 in the latest AP rankings released on Monday. The Zags play at Pepperdine at noon on Monday.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 29, 2018, 9:03 p.m.
Zykera Rice scored 15 points to lead a balanced attack and No. 20 Gonzaga dominated the second half to defeat Loyola Marymount 78-53 on Saturday in the West Coast Conference …
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 27, 2018, 11:17 p.m.
The Zags are 11-1 – the best nonconference mark in program history – ranked 20th in the polls and a lofty 15th in the Rating Percentage Index entering Saturday’s league …
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 24, 2018, 4:03 p.m.
Zags climb one spot in poll as UConn remains No. 1 after a pair of close games last week.