Stories tagged: usa today
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 11, 2019
Gonzaga held on to the eighth spot – the Zags are just two points in front of No. 9 Virginia – while Kentucky moved into the top spot after defeating …
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 7, 2019
The headquarters of USA Today was evacuated Wednesday afternoon as police responded to reports of a man with a weapon in the building outside Washington.
UPDATED: Mon., June 24, 2019
The Supreme Court sided with businesses and the U.S. government Monday in a ruling about the public’s access to information, telling a South Dakota newspaper it can’t get the data …
UPDATED: Sat., April 27, 2019
A handful of former local law enforcement officers are among the 30,000-plus who have lost their law enforcement certification due to some kind of misconduct, according to a national USA …
UPDATED: Mon., March 18, 2019
The final AP college basketball poll of the season mirrors the NCAA Tournament’s No. 1 seed line. Gonzaga’s three-week stay at No. 1 in the media poll ended with a …
Mon., March 11, 2019
Gonzaga is No. 1 just about everywhere you look.
UPDATED: Mon., March 4, 2019
Gonzaga maintained its hold on No. 1 in the AP college basketball poll, and the Zags can’t help or hurt their position this week.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019
Duke and Gonzaga, Gonzaga and Duke. The two teams can’t seem to get away from each other in the polls or when they tangled on the basketball court in November.
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 11, 2019
Gonzaga’s slow climb up the AP men’s college basketball rankings took another step forward Monday. After a three-week stay at fourth, the Zags moved to third in the latest poll …
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 4, 2019
Gonzaga isn’t going anywhere in the AP Top 25 college basketball poll and the Zags aren’t alone. For the third straight week, permanent marker could be used on the number …
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 28, 2019
Gonzaga barely hung on to the fourth spot in the latest AP men’s college basketball poll.
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 14, 2019
It was an eventful week on the court with three teams in the top five, including Gonzaga, involved in tight games before pulling out wins.
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 25, 2018
Gonzaga will open the men’s basketball season with the program’s highest ranking in the preseason USA Today poll. The coaches put the Zags at No. 4, eclipsing the 2006 team’s …
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 11, 2018
Washington State athletics seeking financial stability, fundraising growth under first-year AD Pat Chun
Some might say these are precarious times for an AD in Pullman. On one hand, Chun has a desire to finish the job his predecessor Bill Moos started. On the …
Fri., Aug. 10, 2018
Lynn Hickey working to both chip away Eastern Washington athletic department’s debt and elevate its status
In USA Today’s annual fiscal report of NCAA Division I schools published last month, EWU ranked ranked 175th out of 230 for the 2016-2017 year. The department had $14,797,340 in …
UPDATED: Tue., April 3, 2018
Gonzaga barely hung on to a top-10 ranking in USA Today’s final college basketball poll. The Zags (32-5), who were No. 8 in USA Today’s March 5 rankings, dropped a …
Mon., March 12, 2018
Gonzaga played some of its best basketball of the season in rolling to the WCC Tournament championship.
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 19, 2018
Another week of carnage for teams in the AP college basketball poll saw squads ranked third, fourth, fifth, sixth, seventh and eighth lose at least once.
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 12, 2018
Gonzaga’s road win over Saint Mary’s and another chaotic week in college basketball sent the Zags back into the top 10 for the first time since the 2017 postseason.
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 29, 2018
Gonzaga’s 2-0 week bumped the Zags up one spot to No. 14 in the AP college basketball poll.
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 22, 2018
Gonzaga’s loss to Saint Mary’s cost the Zags just two spots in the latest AP college basketball poll, but it did wonders for the Gaels. The Zags (17-4, 7-1 WCC) …
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 15, 2018
Gonzaga plunged from No. 12 to No. 20 after losing at San Diego State on Dec. 21 but three AP polls later the Zags have regained seven spots. The Zags …
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 8, 2018
Gonzaga, which thumped Pepperdine and Loyola Marymount, took advantage of the conference carnage elsewhere and moved up four spots to No. 15.
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 27, 2017
Gonzaga slipped four spots to No. 19 in the USA Today college basketball poll released Tuesday.
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 27, 2017
Gonzaga’s third-place performance at the PK80 impressed some AP college basketball poll voters.
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 20, 2017
Gonzaga stayed at No. 17 in the AP college basketball poll, but it’s a tad stronger 17 than a week ago.
Tue., Sept. 19, 2017
Dry Fly came in No. 6 in the recent USA Today 10best Readers’ Choice Awards. It was the only Pacific Northwest distillery to make the list.
Mon., Aug. 21, 2017
The Spokane distillery is in the running for best craft vodka distillery in the country through a readers’ poll via USA Today
Mon., March 13, 2017
Gonzaga climbed two spots to No. 2 in both major college basketball polls.
Mon., Feb. 27, 2017
Gonzaga dropped to No. 4 in both major polls, ending a