Stories tagged: off the bench
Thu., Feb. 16, 2017, 11:51 p.m.
Przemek Karnowski called it one of the weaknesses of his game so he’s spent extra time working on his free-throw shooting.
Thu., Feb. 16, 2017, 11:50 p.m.
The half-court shots keep falling down at the McCarthey Athletic Center. But not for the players.
Sat., Feb. 11, 2017, 11:52 p.m.
Gonzaga alumni gathered at the John J. Hemmingson Center, the student union building at GU, to watch their alma mater remain undefeated and defeat the Saint Mary’s Gaels for the …
Sat., Feb. 11, 2017, 11:51 p.m.
Silas Melson had another outstanding performance off the bench in Gonzaga’s 74-64 win over Saint Mary’s on Saturday night.
Fri., Feb. 10, 2017, 11:07 p.m.
ESPN’s GameDay crew – host Rece Davis and analysts Jay Bilas, Jay Williams and Seth Greenberg – took a few minutes Friday to answer questions from a few members of …
Sat., Feb. 4, 2017, 11:47 p.m.
Junior guard Nigel Williams-Goss didn’t start in Gonzaga’s game against Santa Clara on Saturday the McCarthey Athletic Center.
Sat., Feb. 4, 2017, 11:44 p.m.
If there’s one thing that has consistently defined the Zags this season, it’s the numbers. It’s safe to say the numbers have enhanced the whole Gonzaga experience this year and …
Thu., Feb. 2, 2017, 11:53 p.m.
The Zags had success rotating Przemek Karnowski and Zach Collins on BYU center Eric Mika, the WCC’s leading scorer and rebounder.
Thu., Feb. 2, 2017, 11:51 p.m.
Gonzaga faced its toughest challenge since Arizona in early December in Los Angeles. The Zags led by 19 late in the first half but BYU found its offensive stride in …
Fri., Jan. 27, 2017, 11:53 p.m.
Colin Cowherd isn’t easily impressed, but he likes this year’s Gonzaga basketball team. Actually, he likes every GU team because they’re a reflection of coach Mark Few: hardworking and conscientious.
Thu., Jan. 26, 2017, 11:49 p.m.
It was a two-man battle at the Kennel for the most points scored in eight minutes. Gonzaga’s top dog won. Gonzaga’s Nigel Williams-Goss outscored Olin Carter, San Diego’s top shooter …
Thu., Jan. 26, 2017, 11:48 p.m.
Gonzaga limited visiting San Diego to just seven field goals in the second half of its 79-43 win on Thursday.
Thu., Jan. 26, 2017, 11:47 p.m.
Gonzaga senior guard Jordan Mathews doesn’t mind the Zags’ busy schedule one bit. The Zags will finish out a five-game, 10-day stretch when they visit Pepperdine on Saturday. A rescheduled …
Thu., Jan. 26, 2017, 11:46 p.m.
Gonzaga freshman forward Killian Tillie watched from the bench with the sprained ankle he suffered against Portland on Monday.
Thu., Jan. 26, 2017, 11:45 p.m.
The race was on early. Would Nigel Williams-Goss set his career high for points? Would Przemek Karnowski improve on his career high for assists? Would Johnathan Williams establish a season …
Mon., Jan. 23, 2017, 11:46 p.m.
Freshman forward Killian Tillie sprained his right ankle and needed assistance leaving the floor. The outcome had been decided – No. 3 Gonzaga would coast to an 83-64 victory over …
Mon., Jan. 23, 2017, 11:44 p.m.
Gonzaga guard Nigel Williams-Goss was in a hurry after Monday’s 83-64 victory over Portland, but he had good reason. More than 20 friends and relatives were waiting to see him …
Mon., Jan. 23, 2017, 11:43 p.m.
Portland native Silas Melson is making a habit of playing well in front of family and friends.
Mon., Jan. 23, 2017, 11:41 p.m.
The Jan. 7 postponement of the Gonzaga at Portland game meant the Pilots had to do some scrambling with their student section for Monday’s rescheduled game.
Sat., Jan. 21, 2017, 11:41 p.m.
Most of Gonzaga’s games have been relatively stress-free and their injury list has been fairly short. It seemed like that would continue Saturday when the fourth-ranked Zags’ lead soared into …
Sat., Jan. 21, 2017, 11:40 p.m.
Portland received devastating news Saturday before their game with Gonzaga when an MRI confirmed that senior guard Alec Wintering had suffered a torn ACL during Thursday’s loss at San Francisco.
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 22, 2017, 2:03 a.m.
Gonzaga might have stretched its record to 19-0 with another big win at the Kennel on Saturday night, but the Bulldogs lost on the glass.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 21, 2017, 11:40 p.m.
Gonzaga introduced a new shirt at the McCarthey Athletic Center on Saturday night to celebrate their perfect Zags before taking on the Portland Pilots.
Fri., Jan. 20, 2017, 12:19 a.m.
It started during pre-game warm-ups. A small group of Santa Clara students chanted “DUI, DUI, DUI” at Josh Perkins, in reference to the Gonzaga sophomore guard’s arrest in October for …
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 15, 2017, 12:03 a.m.
The students were back stomping on the stands and dancing to the band’s version of Taylor Swift’s “We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together” as they cheered on Gonzaga to …
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 15, 2017, 12:09 a.m.
The Saint Mary’s Gaels probably wish their matchup with Gonzaga would have been scheduled a week earlier. Why? Gonzaga’s student section, The Kennel Club, was back in full force.
Thu., Jan. 12, 2017, 11:21 p.m.
Loyola Marymount lived by the 3-pointer on Thursday night at the McCarthey Athletic Center – at least to start the game.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 13, 2017, 12:40 a.m.
Gonzaga’s Przemek Karnowski jumped above a Loyola Marymount defender, twisted backward, took a quick look at the hoop behind him and hooked the ball over his head and up to …
Thu., Jan. 5, 2017, 11:57 p.m.
The 36-point explosion by Nigel Williams-Goss commands attention on the stat sheet. Deservedly so. But another column, San Francisco’s 3-point shooting numbers, factored heavily into Gonzaga’s 95-80 WCC victory Thursday.
Sat., Dec. 31, 2016, 11:18 p.m.
Jordan Mathews isn’t too caught up in Gonzaga’s unbeaten record, but he has been keeping a close eye on one of the other unblemished teams in college basketball. That would …