Stories tagged: march madness
Sun., April 14, 2019, 4 a.m.
It was, I think, simply coincidence that on the anniversary of his death, my interest in college basketball revived. It wasn’t because we shared that passion. Spectator sports held little …
UPDATED: Sat., March 30, 2019, 8:08 p.m.
With about two minutes left in the game, all the students in Gonzaga’s Cataldo Hall stood up as they watched their men’s basketball team fall to Texas Tech, knocking the …
UPDATED: Fri., March 22, 2019, 11:05 p.m.
Any good conspiracy theory is only strengthened by attempts to disprove it. So no one can fault Jimmy Kimmel for doubling down when confronted with evidence that Gonzaga University does, …
UPDATED: Thu., March 21, 2019, 9:41 p.m.
Recap of Thursday’s NCAA Tournament first-round action.
UPDATED: Thu., March 21, 2019, 9:54 a.m.
Spokane urologists say it is no myth that clients strategically schedule vasectomies so they can recuperate during March Madness.
Mon., March 18, 2019, 6:38 p.m.
Baylor, Notre Dame, Mississippi State and Louisville are the No. 1 seeds in the women’s NCAA Tournament, leading a March Madness field that was revealed early thanks to a production …
Sun., March 10, 2019, 5 a.m.
Just about every time someone mentions the possibility of a person with a TV news-reading background running for mayor of Spokane, I have the same thought.
Sun., March 10, 2019
The excitement of March Madness provides an opportunity for scammers to take advantage of fans eager to see their favorite teams.
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 5, 2019, 6:35 p.m.
Now that the NFL season has reached an anticlimactic conclusion, the nation’s sporting eyes turn to college basketball for the next two months.
Mon., July 16, 2018, 7:33 p.m.
The Final Four is headed back to Houston, Phoenix, San Antonio and Indianapolis.
UPDATED: Fri., March 30, 2018, 8:18 p.m.
There is something strangely familiar about Loyola-Chicago’s run to the Final Four.
UPDATED: Wed., March 21, 2018, 9:54 a.m.
Madness? Let’s get more specific. It’s really March Schizophrenia. Let ol’ Doc Basketball here explain.
Mon., March 19, 2018, 10:09 a.m.
One word succinctly describes what’s transpired so far in the NCAA Tournament: Madness. But even that’s probably underselling it. A memorable, zany first two rounds – even by March Madness …
UPDATED: Sat., March 17, 2018, 10:27 p.m.
BOISE – The Gonzaga Bulldogs’ postseason usually provides a good reason for alumni to throw a party. Year after year, Gonzaga alumni chapters come together to host socials and pull …
UPDATED: Fri., March 9, 2018, 8:45 p.m.
Many named or connected to the probe will hear their teams called when the March Madness field of 68 is unveiled.
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 25, 2018, 5 p.m.
The Gonzaga women (24-5, 17-1) earned the top seed in the West Coast Conference and will open WCC Tournament play against either No. 8 Pepperdine (9-19. 5-13) or No. 9 …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 24, 2018, 10:24 p.m.
The first blow to college basketball came in September, when a federal investigation revealed hundreds of thousands of dollars in bribes and kickbacks being funneled to influence recruits.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 15, 2017, 9:54 p.m.
A Milwaukee company is releasing a new bobblehead to commemorate the Gonzaga Bulldogs’ inaugural trip to the Final Four last season.
Thu., April 20, 2017, 5:30 a.m.
Gonzaga University men’s basketball coach Mark Few is known for having some formidable bigs in the paint.
Wed., April 12, 2017, noon
When you’ve experienced those early days when Gonzaga basketball was a quaint diversion from everyday campus life, it will never get old to watch the fervor of today’s Zag Nation, …
UPDATED: Sat., April 1, 2017, 10:42 p.m.
North Carolina is one game away from its sixth college basketball national championship after surviving a late rally in the final seconds against Oregon.
Sat., April 1, 2017
As resident conductor with the Spokane Symphony and music director of the South Carolina Philharmonic, Morihiko Nakahara has ties to both Gonzaga and the University of South Carolina and doesn’t …
Thu., March 30, 2017, 9:44 p.m.
For those who have been waiting for some reasonably priced Gonzaga tickets to hit the secondary markets, now would be a good time to get back online.
Thu., March 23, 2017, 4 p.m.
Manito features an all IPA lineup, while the Lantern has different kinds of beers squaring off.
UPDATED: Tue., March 21, 2017, 10:47 p.m.
The Zags seem to be in agreement over one thing – March Madness is not nearly as great without the Kennel.
UPDATED: Mon., March 20, 2017, 8:04 p.m.
Gonzaga beat Northwestern 79-73 on Saturday to advance to the NCAA Tournament’s Sweet 16, but not everybody rooting for the Bulldogs came away winners.
Sat., March 18, 2017, 12:56 p.m.
Live updates from top-seeded Gonzaga’s second-round game against No. 8 seed Northwestern.
UPDATED: Fri., March 17, 2017, 11:46 p.m.
Jen Hansel was on her way to Amsterdam from her home in Denver when she found herself stuck in the Salt Lake City airport for a seven-hour layover. So she …
UPDATED: Fri., March 17, 2017, 7:47 p.m.
The text showed up on Przemek Karnowski’s phone on Thursday. “Hey, I don’t know who to root for?” The author: Dr. John Shuster, the orthopaedic spine surgeon who performed Karnowski’s …
Thu., March 16, 2017, 6:49 p.m.
The Zags struggled on the glass against South Dakota State in their first-round victory in the NCAA Tournament on Thursday.