Stories tagged: mccarthey athletic center
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 15, 2019
The top basketball game in the history of the McCarthey Athletic Center will happen this season when the North Carolina Tar Heels pack their bags and head more than 2,500 …
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: Thu., June 13, 2019
The date is set for one of Gonzaga’s biggest home basketball games.
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 5, 2018
The preseason rankings and hype surrounding Gonzaga basketball take a backseat to an actual basketball game Tuesday. The third-ranked Zags entertain Idaho State at the McCarthey Athletic Center, which hasn’t …
UPDATED: Thu., June 28, 2018
Gonzaga’s 2018-19 men’s basketball schedule is nearly complete. The Zags will entertain North Dakota State (Nov. 26), North Alabama (Dec. 28) and Cal State Bakersfield (Dec. 31) at the McCarthey …
UPDATED: Wed., May 23, 2018
The Zags will entertain the Aggies on Nov. 15 at the McCarthey Athletic Center. The return game will come in the 2019-20 season at Reed Arena in College Station.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 31, 2018
The Brigham Young Cougars came to Spokane last February and erased the Gonzaga men’s basketball team’s shot at a perfect record as the Bulldogs eventually advanced, and fell, in the …
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 27, 2017
The year was 1996 and Gonzaga’s top five scorers in order were Paul Rogers, Jon Kinloch, Scott Snider, Kyle Dixon and Lorenzo Rollins. The question: When was the last time …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 2, 2017
Freshman guard Jesse Wade’s long-awaited debut in a Zag uniform is on hold due to recurring shoulder issues.
Thu., Nov. 2, 2017
Several improvements have already debuted, including the new center-hung scoreboard and two new end-wall videoboards inside the McCarthey Athletic Center.
Thu., Sept. 28, 2017
Gonzaga’s annual Kraziness in the Kennel, the public’s first chance to see the 2018 edition of the Bulldogs, will include some rewards from last year’s memorable season.
Sun., Aug. 20, 2017
The hard-hat tour lasts 45 minutes, not because Gonzaga athletic director Mike Roth is long-winded but because it takes time to describe what goes where inside the Volkar Center for …
UPDATED: Thu., June 22, 2017
Gonzaga has set dates for the tip-off events for the men’s and women’s basketball seasons.
UPDATED: Mon., May 22, 2017
Gonzaga and Creighton have agreed to a home-and-home series, beginning with the Bluejays visiting the McCarthey Athletic Center next season, sources told The Spokesman-Review.
UPDATED: Tue., April 4, 2017
The crowd stood in the house that the Zags built Monday and stared at big screens. They pulled at their hair with strained looks as their larger-than-life heroes tried one …
UPDATED: Sun., April 2, 2017
Gonzaga University will host a viewing party in the McCarthey Athletic Center as the Zags take on North Carolina in the NCAA men’s basketball national championship Monday evening.
Mon., March 27, 2017
It only took 19 years – and that was just how long ago the nation first became aware Gonzaga had a basketball team – for the Bulldogs to become an …
UPDATED: Sat., March 25, 2017
The Kennel moved from the McCarthey Athletic Center to the John J. Hemmingson Center, where Gonzaga students gathered to watch the Bulldogs reach the Final Four for the first time.
Wed., March 15, 2017
Inside the Walker-McCarthey Mansion, one of many great, old houses that share Salt Lake City’s South Temple street with spire-laden temples, vast stone administrative buildings and a Jimmy Johns, there …
Fri., Feb. 24, 2017
BYU was Gonzaga’s first test after the Zags reached No. 1 last month. GU won, 85-75, in Provo but was pushed by the Cougars. The Zags are still No. 1 …
Thu., Feb. 16, 2017
The half-court shots keep falling down at the McCarthey Athletic Center. But not for the players.
Fri., Jan. 27, 2017
The Gonzaga-Santa Clara men’s basketball game Saturday, Feb. 4, at the McCarthey Athletic Center has been moved to 7 p.m. on ESPN2.
Thu., Jan. 19, 2017
Options abound for Zags fans
Sat., Oct. 8, 2016
Fans lined up in droves for the Kraziness in the Kennel intrasquad scrimmage at McCarthey Athletic Center on Saturday to watch a Gonzaga team with many new, intriguing faces.
Sat., March 28, 2015
When the Duke and Maryland women’s basketball teams tip off this afternoon at Spokane Veterans Memorial Arena, it will be the ninth time since 2001 that Washington State University has …
Wed., Nov. 27, 2013
It seems like an eternity since the No. 24 Gonzaga women’s basketball team beat Eastern Washington 78-58 exactly one week ago. But the respite is ending. The 3-1 Zags’ upcoming …
Thu., Nov. 7, 2013
Rod Butler started attending Gonzaga basketball games in 1980 when a guy named John Stockton began throwing the ball around on his way to the NBA Hall of Fame. Just …