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Bulldogs complete third straight rout over Dons

Mason Marenco hit a grand slam, Austin Pinorini had a two-run triple and the Bulldogs (23-17, 15-6) completed a three-game sweep of the Dons (24-20, 12-9) with a third straight …

UPDATED: Thu., April 25, 2019, 9:04 p.m.

First-place Gonzaga, San Francisco meet in three-game WCC series

Gonzaga, the West Coast Conference preseason favorite, is back on top after a relatively slow start.

UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 23, 2019, 9:35 p.m.

No. 15 Gonzaga women clamp down on San Francisco 64-44

Chandler Smith scored 14 points, Zykera Rice added 12 and No. 15 Gonzaga handed San Francisco its seventh straight loss 64-44. Jill Townsend added 10 points for the Bulldogs (25-3, …

UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 22, 2019, 10:59 p.m.

Still plenty to play for as Gonzaga women visit struggling San Francisco

Gonzaga coach Lisa Fortier has been saying it all year: There’s more parity this year in the West Coast Conference.

UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019, 6:47 p.m.

Gonzaga women’s basketball knows it has ‘less room for error’ on road trip to Santa Clara, San Francisco

The Zags are 23-3 overall and ranked 15th in the nation, but at 12-2 are just one game ahead of BYU in the West Coast Conference race going into the …

UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 7, 2019, 11:27 p.m.

John Blanchette: Gonzaga’s West Coast Conference domination a statement to the college basketball world

Fifteen seasons back, the Gonzaga Bulldogs clinched the West Coast Conference regular season title on Feb. 14, something akin to sinking the 8-ball with five of the other guy’s targets …

UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 7, 2019, 11:06 p.m.

Analysis: Offense, defense share spotlight as Gonzaga routs San Francisco

The fourth-ranked Zags notched their 13th straight win with another solid all-around performance, but this one was more impressive in one sense: Gonzaga took apart San Francisco, a team considered …

UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 7, 2019, 11:27 p.m.

Sultan of swat: Gonzaga’s Brandon Clarke breaks program’s single-season blocks record

Gonzaga is just more than 75 percent of the way through its season, yet Brandon Clarke has found himself at the top of the Bulldogs’ single-season record books with 74 …

UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 7, 2019, 10:12 p.m.

TV Take: Gonzaga again passes San Francisco’s physical test to remain unbeaten in WCC play

The first two games between fourth-ranked Gonzaga and the University of San Francisco haven’t been within single digits. Close, maybe not, but intense? That’s for sure.

UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 7, 2019, 10:44 p.m.

Gonzaga-San Francisco: 3 keys to the Bulldogs’ 92-62 victory over the Dons

Key moment, Offensive MVP and Defensive MVP from Gonzaga’s 92-60 victory over San Francisco at the McCarthey Athletic Center.

UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 7, 2019, 9:56 p.m.

Recap and highlights: Brandon Clarke’s record-breaking performance leads No. 4 Gonzaga in rout of San Francisco

Brandon Clarke notched a double-double of 20 points and 16 rebounds in a record-breaking performance as No. 4 Gonzaga thumped San Francisco 92-62 on Thursday in the McCarthey Athletic Center.

UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 6, 2019, 6:26 p.m.

Motivation strong for Gonzaga, San Francisco in rematch

It was the only game in doubt in the closing minutes during Gonzaga’s 12-game winning streak.

UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019, 9:12 a.m.

Gonzaga-San Francisco key matchup: Round two for Josh Perkins, Frankie Ferrari

The first Gonzaga-San Francisco matchup didn’t disappoint and neither did the Josh Perkins-Frankie Ferrari matchup.

UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 24, 2019, 9:28 p.m.

Without Laura Stockton, 18th-ranked Gonzaga women use balanced scoring attack to slow San Francisco

Zykera Rice scored 15 points and No. 18 Gonzaga downed San Francisco 78-51 on Thursday night at the McCarthey Athletic Center.

UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 23, 2019, 5:51 p.m.

Detail-oriented Gonzaga women return home to host San Francisco, Santa Clara

After all, it was the little things that cost the Zags dearly in a two-point loss at BYU last week, a result that left them in second place in the …

UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 13, 2019, 6:32 p.m.

Gonzaga Rewind: Zags rose up to beat San Francisco in high-level contest

At times, it looked like Gonzaga and San Francisco had advance copies of each other’s game plans. The fifth-ranked Zags and Dons put on a show Saturday night, playing to …

UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 12, 2019, 11:47 p.m.

Analysis: Gonzaga comes up clutch again in win over San Francisco

Duke, Tennessee, and now San Francisco. Gonzaga has been involved in three of the best games in college basketball with the season barely past the midpoint.

UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 12, 2019, 10:50 p.m.

Gonzaga-San Francisco: 3 keys from the Bulldogs’ 96-83 victory over the Dons

Key moment, offensive MVP and defensive MVP from Gonzaga’s 96-83 victory over San Francisco at War Memorial Gymnasium

UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 12, 2019, 11:43 p.m.

TV Take: ‘Saturday Showcase’ lived up to billing, even if it took awhile to find the right channel

The West Coast Conference’s two best teams, circa 2019, met Saturday night in the University of San Francisco’s venerable War Memorial Gymnasium with the visiting Zags coming out on top, …

UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 12, 2019, 9:30 p.m.

Recap and highlights: Brandon Clarke helps No. 5 Gonzaga outlast San Francisco in WCC clash

Brandon Clarke scored 24 points and threw down a massive alley-oop as the exclamation point as fifth-ranked Gonzaga held off upset-minded San Francisco 96-83 on Saturday at Way Memorial Gymnasium.

UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 11, 2019, 5:48 p.m.

Gonzaga, San Francisco collide with first place on line in WCC

San Francisco (14-2, 2-0) has emerged as Gonzaga’s primary challenger through the season’s first two months. The Dons have an opportunity to show they’re more than just a contender while …

UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 11, 2019, 7:13 p.m.

Gonzaga-San Francisco key matchup: Zags’ Josh Perkins, Dons’ Frankie Ferrari familiar rivals

Gonzaga’s Josh Perkins and San Francisco’s Frankie Ferrari have been going at it for years so Saturday’s showdown will be nothing new for the senior point guards.

UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 3, 2019, 9:33 p.m.

WCC improving, but Gonzaga still rates as solid favorite

By virtually every metric, from rudimentary win-loss records to the NCAA’s newfangled NET rankings, the WCC is experiencing a major upswing.

UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 13, 2018, 9:59 p.m.

Frankie Ferrari drives San Francisco past Eastern Washington, 85-63

Frankie Ferrari put up 15 points and led five Dons into double-figure scoring as San Francisco roared back from a week off to wallop Eastern Washington, 85-63 on Thursday night.

Gonzaga No. 5 in NCAA’s initial NET rankings

The first NCAA Evaluation Tool (NET) rankings released Monday were met with raised eyebrows and calls for the NCAA to disclose more details about its new metric.

UPDATED: Sat., April 21, 2018, 10:03 p.m.

San Francisco knocks Gonzaga out of first place in West Coast Conference baseball

Riley Ornido scattered three hits over 7

UPDATED: Fri., April 20, 2018, 9:15 p.m.

Daniel Bies’ complete-game shutout lifts Gonzaga baseball over San Francisco

Daniel Bies pitched a complete-game six-hitter Friday afternoon and Gonzaga opened a three-game West Coast Conference baseball series with a 6-0 win over San Francisco, which began the day tied …

Sixth-ranked Gonzaga hits its stride with NCAA Tournament approaching

The question was telegraphed and Gonzaga point guard Josh Perkins intercepted it like an All-Pro cornerback.

UPDATED: Mon., March 5, 2018, 11:10 p.m.

John Blanchette: Gonzaga’s Killian Tillie threw himself a birthday bash, San Francisco had a front-row seat

But on Killian Tillie’s 20th birthday here at the Orleans Arena, he did become very much eligible for the Most Outstanding Player award at the West Coast Conference basketball tournament, …

UPDATED: Mon., March 5, 2018, 11:11 p.m.

Dressed in uniform from head to toe, Gonzaga president Thayne McCulloh embracing school spirit at WCC Tournament

If the Gonzaga Bulldogs needed an extra man on the sidelines, Thayne McCulloh is ready to step in.