Stories tagged: mark few
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 18, 2020
Drew Timme is not so quietly putting together one of the best seasons by a freshman big since Gonzaga took up NCAA Tournament residency in 1999.
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 7, 2020
During the 2006-07 season, Morrison led the nation in scoring (28.1 points per game). He was also a John R. Wooden Award player of the year candidate and the fourth …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 29, 2020
Yes and no. The Zags (21-1, 7-0 WCC) have owned the series with 20 straight wins, but they’ve had several close calls at the Leavey Center, site of Thursday’s 7:30 …
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 17, 2020
‘He means so much to the Cougar nation’: Former teammates, opponents reflect on Klay Thompson’s career at Washington State
Marcus Capers has told the story before, the story of how he ended up with the ‘0’ and Klay Thompson ended up with the ‘1’:
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 10, 2020
Gonzaga knows what’s coming next: bruises.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 1, 2020
West Coast Conference improving, but everybody – including BYU and Saint Mary’s – is still chasing Gonzaga
But the same questions remain. Can anybody catch No. 1 Gonzaga? Can anybody break up the Big Three of GU, Saint Mary’s and BYU?
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 31, 2019
It’s Killian Tillie’s fourth rodeo, and the third for Corey Kispert, Filip Petrusev and Joel Ayayi, though they’re in different roles this season. So roughly half of the eight-man rotation …
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 26, 2019
Gonzaga is in the midst of a nine-day span between games, but the Zags won’t go nearly that long away from basketball.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 20, 2019
The Gonzaga Bulldogs could use a break after a difficult three-week stretch that rivals any the program has faced in the last two decades. They’re not getting one, at least …
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 17, 2019
Gonzaga vs. North Carolina in Spokane: More proof good things happen when Mark Few, Roy Williams get together
Both teams participated in the 2017 PK80 in Portland, a 16-team birthday bash for Nike co-founder Phil Knight. At a social event prior to the tournament, Williams and Few were …
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 13, 2019
It was one of numerous defensive tactics North Dakota employed, often without success, in GU’s 97-66 blowout victory Tuesday. There will be plenty more where that came from.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 7, 2019
The juggling act for the coaching staff is balancing the players’ rest and recovery with quality work in practice and extended minutes in games.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 6, 2019
It was precisely what a first game, particularly one for a Gonzaga team with eight newcomers and just nine scholarship players available, should look like.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 5, 2019
Gonzaga’s track record in season and/or home openers is just about spotless and the Zags are heavy favorites to continue that trend Tuesday. The Zags are favored by 35 points …
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 31, 2019
The Zags did little damage with 3-pointers while piling up paint points in a 103-87 win over top-ranked Michigan State in a recent closed-door scrimmage.
Thu., Oct. 31, 2019
Stop us if you’ve read this before, like, one year ago practically to the date: Gonzaga’s outlook is bright, even with Killian Tillie battling an injury leading into the season.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 19, 2019
Gonzaga topped Michigan State 103-87 in a preseason scrimmage Saturday in Denver. The Spartans are expected to be ranked No. 1 when the AP preseason poll is released next week. …
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 17, 2019
Gonzaga sells its family atmosphere in recruiting and it apparently applies in coaching searches. For Bell, it worked on two levels. He thoroughly enjoyed his four-year run as a starting …
Sun., Oct. 6, 2019
A new, controversial piece of legislation out of California sent the college basketball world into a frenzy over the past week.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 5, 2019
Gonzaga’s Kraziness in the Kennel scrimmage – often ragged but packed with numerous examples of the team’s considerable potential – had just finished when coach Mark Few noticed his players …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 5, 2019
John Blanchette: Gonzaga needs Killian Tillie to be whole as desperately as Tillie needs Tillie to be whole
On Thursday, the 6-foot-10 senior and presumptive drive train of these Bulldogs underwent surgery on his right knee, and a brief statement from the school said “his status will be …
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 3, 2019
The question wasn’t if Gonzaga would be the favorite in the WCC preseason poll. The question was how close the voting tally would be with rival Saint Mary’s poised to …
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 19, 2019
It’s another marquee matchup for Gonzaga basketball, but this one won’t go down in the win-loss column. Gonzaga and Michigan State, which will likely be No. 1 in the AP …
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 8, 2019
Gonzaga continues to fill out its nonconference basketball schedule.
UPDATED: Fri., July 26, 2019
Star-studded field set to take on Coeur d’Alene Resort golf course at the Showcase celebrity tournament
The most valuable player of the Showcase celebrity golf tournament has been the money – over $13 million raised for the Community Cancer Fund.
UPDATED: Thu., June 6, 2019
Four of Gonzaga’s opponents next season also made the list: North Carolina (No. 6), Arizona (15), Saint Mary’s (19) and Washington (21).
UPDATED: Tue., April 16, 2019
Assistant Donny Daniels is leaving Gonzaga, but he’s not quite ready to completely call it quits after four decades in the coaching profession. He’s expected to join Utah’s staff as …
UPDATED: Sat., April 6, 2019
They’ll settle college basketball’s national championship on Monday night in Minneapolis, and it’s entirely possible the winner will score more than 60 points.
Tue., April 2, 2019
The Gonzaga Bulldogs basketball team didn’t make the Final Four, but they completed a remarkable season as an elite team in other laudable arenas.
Mon., April 1, 2019
Gonzaga was college basketball’s No. 1 team in offensive efficiency according to the respected Kenpom metric. Texas Tech was No. 1 in defensive efficiency. Only one could go to the …