Stories tagged: Gonzaga women's basketball
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 29, 2019, 5:17 p.m.
There’s nothing like variety, and the Gonzaga women will get plenty in this year’s nonconference schedule.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 28, 2019, 8:06 p.m.
On Tuesday night, the former Gonzaga All-American had 10 assists to bring her single-season total to 263 and break her WNBA record set last year.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 28, 2019, 6:44 p.m.
This was never about basketball, though that was fun too. The Gonzaga women are back from Europe, jet-lagged but joyful after 12 days.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 14, 2019, 4:33 p.m.
The West Coast Conference schedule announced Tuesday morning has the Bulldogs playing at BYU on Jan. 2.
Fri., Aug. 9, 2019, 6:30 p.m.
Katie Campbell can’t wait to taste the gelato. Kayleigh Truong is looking forward to some team bonding. Jill Townsend just wants to soak in the history.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 7, 2019, 7:47 p.m.
Two pair: Kayleigh Truong, Kaylynne Truong join Wirth sisters as second set of twins for Gonzaga women’s basketball
Aspiring minds think alike, especially when they’ve been in close proximity for 18 years.
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 2, 2019, 6:03 p.m.
Sooner than expected, Jill Townsend is back on the basketball court – which is a surprise to absolutely no one at Gonzaga.
Mon., July 29, 2019, 8:13 p.m.
For the Gonzaga women, this has been no average summer. And it’s about to get even better.
UPDATED: Thu., July 25, 2019, 10:05 p.m.
One of the top high school wings in the nation has given an oral commitment to play for the Gonzaga women’s basketball program in the fall of 2020.
UPDATED: Wed., July 3, 2019, 9:30 p.m.
It’s always fun to see family and friends, but after nine years in the WNBA, a trip to Seattle doesn’t have the same allure that it once did for Courtney …
Sat., June 29, 2019, 9:02 p.m.
Stacy Clinesmith fits the bill of Spokane basketball royalty.
UPDATED: Fri., June 21, 2019, 7:08 p.m.
Gonzaga Legends: Heather Bowman has plenty of competitive fire remaining nearly a decade after her final time in a Bulldogs’ jersey
The former GU star can see the Kennel from her office just off Division Street, and she’s always welcome to join the current Zags for a practice.
UPDATED: Wed., June 19, 2019, 9:15 p.m.
Gonzaga’s Canadian connection is still going strong. Yvonne Ejim, a 6-foot-2 power forward from Calgary, Alberta, with international experience, is expected to sign with the Zags.
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.