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UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 11, 2019

Gonzaga stays at No. 8 in AP rankings

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

All clear at USA Today HQ after report of man with weapon

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

Justices side with business, government in information fight

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

USA Today finds 85,000 former cops, some local, investigated for misconduct

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

Gonzaga falls to fourth, Duke back on top in final AP poll

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 …


Gonzaga holds down No. 1 in AP poll for third straight week

Gonzaga is No. 1 just about everywhere you look.


UPDATED: Mon., March 4, 2019

Gonzaga maintains top spot in poll, but No. 2 Virginia pulls closer

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 back on top, Gonzaga second in AP college basketball poll

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 moves to No. 3 in AP college basketball poll

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

Holding pattern keeps Gonzaga at No. 4 in AP Top 25

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 hangs on to fourth in AP college basketball poll

Gonzaga barely hung on to the fourth spot in the latest AP men’s college basketball poll.


UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 14, 2019

No. 5 Gonzaga, top 10 remain in place in AP rankings

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 No. 4 in preseason USA Today rankings

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 …


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 No. 10 in USA Today’s final rankings

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 …


Gonzaga falls to No. 8 in poll after winning WCC Tournament

Gonzaga played some of its best basketball of the season in rolling to the WCC Tournament championship.


UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 19, 2018

Gonzaga shares No. 6 with Texas Tech after another rough week for ranked teams

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 cracks AP top 10 at No. 9; Saint Mary’s drops to 15th

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 moves up to 14 in AP poll, Gaels climb into 13th spot

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 falls to No. 15, one spot ahead of Saint Mary’s

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 keeps climbing in AP poll, moves to No. 13

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 climbs four spots to No. 15 in AP basketball poll

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 drops four spots to 19th in USA Today poll

Gonzaga slipped four spots to No. 19 in the USA Today college basketball poll released Tuesday.


UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 27, 2017

Gonzaga moves up to No. 15 in AP rankings, No. 14 in coaches’ poll

Gonzaga’s third-place performance at the PK80 impressed some AP college basketball poll voters.


UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 20, 2017

Gonzaga ranked No. 17 in both major polls

Gonzaga stayed at No. 17 in the AP college basketball poll, but it’s a tad stronger 17 than a week ago.


Dry Fly ranks among the top 10 vodka distillers in the country

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.


Dry Fly could use your vote

The Spokane distillery is in the running for best craft vodka distillery in the country through a readers’ poll via USA Today


Zags climb to No. 2 in college basketball polls

Gonzaga climbed two spots to No. 2 in both major college basketball polls.


Gonzaga slides to No. 4 in both major polls

Gonzaga dropped to No. 4 in both major polls, ending a