Stories tagged: recruiting
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 10, 2019, 8:12 p.m.
Matt Calkins: Chris Petersen’s recruiting ability should have Washington fans stoked, opponents scared
Anytime Washington football coach Chris Petersen opens his mouth, there’s potential for headline news.
Thu., May 2, 2019, 8:06 p.m.
Ja’Vary Christmas, a 6-foot-4 guard from Sheridan (Wyoming) College, and Keyshaad Dixon, a 6-1 point guard from Ranger (Texas) College, join Bruce Simmons and former Oregon State center Jack Wilson …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 30, 2019, 7:07 p.m.
Five-star guard Jalen Suggs has added Gonzaga to his list of recruiting trips. Suggs, a junior at Minnehaha Academy in Minneapolis, plans to visit Spokane on Feb. 9-10, according to …
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 20, 2018, 5:16 p.m.
Matt Calkins: The key to Chris Petersen’s recruiting success at UW is hidden in Huskies’ number of scholarship offers
The Huskies only offered 91 scholarships for this class, which was the third-lowest among Power 5 schools. The average number of offers was 232. Oregon made 335.
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 18, 2018, 9:59 p.m.
UW’s top recruiting priority? Big defensive tackles. On the eve of Signing Day, it looks to have paid off
After missing out on five-star Marlon Tuipulotu two years ago, the Huskies are set to sign four of the nation’s top 30 defensive tackles in the 2019 class. Jacob Bandes, …
Thu., Nov. 15, 2018, 7:32 p.m.
Washington State gets oral commitment from City College of San Francisco cornerback Derrick Langford
Derrick Langford comes from the same City College of San Francisco program that gave the Cougars Easop Winston, Anthony Gordon, Rob Valencia and Robert Taylor.
Fri., Sept. 21, 2018, 9:29 a.m.
For the first time since 2005, the U.S. Army missed its recruiting goal this year, falling short by about 6,500 soldiers, despite pouring an extra $200 million into bonuses and …
UPDATED: Tue., May 29, 2018, 4:55 p.m.
Zane Martin, a high-scoring guard who is transferring from Towson, is expected to visit Gonzaga next month.
Tue., March 13, 2018, 10:54 p.m.
“Welcome to Selection Sunday 2038 on PBS. I’m your host, Greg Gumbel and, yes, I am 91 years old, but I’m going to keep doing this until we get it …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 7, 2018, 5:53 p.m.
Washington Huskies close National Signing Day on a disappointing note, still finish with top-tier class
During a recruiting cycle in which just about everything went according to plan – in which everything came together as well, if not better, than any other recruiting class in …
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 6, 2018, 7:04 p.m.
Thirty years after landing perhaps their best recruiting class, the Washington Huskies have what many see as another special recruiting class. Coach Chris Petersen has already signed the bulk of …
Sat., Feb. 3, 2018, 10:37 a.m.
For the first time in 30 years, the U.S. Marine Corps will air an ad during the Super Bowl, using an online-only spot Sunday to target a young, tough, tech-savvy …
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 29, 2018, 10:23 a.m.
Dominick Harris, a sophomore guard at Pacifica Christian High in Newport Beach, California, is the first member of Gonzaga’s 2020 recruiting class.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 16, 2017, 4:36 p.m.
Standout point guard Will Richardson on Thursday committed to Oregon, a decision that was expected by most recruiting analysts. Richardson, who is from Hinesville, Georgia, had narrowed his finalists to …
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 8, 2017, 6:28 p.m.
The Gonzaga men’s basketball team announced the signing of forward Filip Petrusev to a National Letter of Intent on Wednesday.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 8, 2017, 6:22 p.m.
Greg Foster Jr., a 6-foot-6 guard and son of a former NBA player, committed to Gonzaga on Tuesday night and followed up by signing his letter-of-intent Wednesday.
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 2, 2017, 8:11 p.m.
Andrew Nembhard, one of Gonzaga’s primary targets in the 2018 recruiting class, has committed to Florida.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 30, 2017, 8:24 p.m.
Gonzaga picked up a key piece to its future roster with the addition of San Jose State transfer Brandon Clarke.
Thu., Aug. 24, 2017, 12:34 p.m.
Gonzaga and Washington State are in the mix for San Jose State transfer Brandon Clarke.
Mon., Aug. 14, 2017, 1:09 p.m.
Illinois State graduate transfer Deontae Hawkins has re-committed to Boston College, according to CBS Sports’ Jon Rothstein.
UPDATED: Sun., Aug. 6, 2017, 9:01 p.m.
Southern Utah graduate transfer Randy Onwuasor, who visited Gonzaga last week, has committed to LSU.
UPDATED: Sun., Aug. 6, 2017, 10:17 p.m.
Northern Arizona coach Jack Murphy followed the directions turn by turn as he worked his way from a high school north of Las Vegas to one to the south.
UPDATED: Tue., July 18, 2017, 3:02 p.m.
Buddy Boeheim, son of Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim, has been offered a scholarship by Gonzaga.
Mon., July 17, 2017, 8:29 p.m.
Illinois State graduate transfer Deontae Hawkins told CBS Sports’ Jon Rothstein that he will visit Gonzaga.
Fri., June 30, 2017, 5:51 p.m.
Taeshon Cherry, a five-star 2018 recruit, on Friday committed to USC, picking the Trojans from a group of finalists that included Gonzaga.
UPDATED: Sat., June 24, 2017, 9:45 p.m.
Kittitas High’s Brock Ravet has had success in Spokane before and Gonzaga is counting on more of it in the future. The rising junior verbally committed to Gonzaga on Friday, …
UPDATED: Wed., June 21, 2017, 4:04 p.m.
In a few years, Anton Watson will go from being a Gonzaga Prep Bullpup to a Gonzaga Bulldog.
Fri., June 2, 2017, 6:28 p.m.
Cal graduate transfer Kameron Rooks, who was receiving light recruiting interest from Gonzaga, announced on Twitter that he will play his senior season at San Diego State.
Fri., June 2, 2017, 6:10 p.m.
Gonzaga Prep’s Anton Watson’s first Division I offer came from a school close to home.
UPDATED: Sat., May 27, 2017, 12:02 p.m.
North Carolina Wilmington transfer C.J. Bryce has decided to join his former coach at North Carolina State.