Stories tagged: wcc
Mon., Oct. 7, 2019, 10:54 p.m.
Those extra practice days last summer are paying off for the Gonzaga women’s basketball team. By all accounts, everything is ahead of schedule thanks to the Zags’ European journey and …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 5, 2019, 10:03 p.m.
Gonzaga’s Kraziness in the Kennel scrimmage – often ragged but packed with numerous examples of the team’s considerable potential – had just finished when coach Mark Few noticed his players …
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 3, 2019, 6:13 p.m.
The question wasn’t if Gonzaga would be the favorite in the WCC preseason poll. The question was how close the voting tally would be with rival Saint Mary’s poised to …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 2, 2019, 5:21 p.m.
Gonzaga women’s basketball picked to repeat as West Coast Conference champions; pair of players honored
There’s nothing like winning to inspire respect from your rivals.
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 19, 2019, 6:50 p.m.
The WCC announced an extension with ESPN through the 2027 season and a new multiyear arrangement with CBS Sports Network that debuts this season.
Wed., Sept. 4, 2019, 1:44 p.m.
The NCAA has upheld sanctions against BYU’s basketball program, which was forced to vacate 47 wins as a result of an improper-benefits case involving former player Nick Emery. BYU’s appeal …
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 29, 2019, 5:17 p.m.
There’s nothing like variety, and the Gonzaga women will get plenty in this year’s nonconference schedule.
UPDATED: Tue., July 23, 2019, 12:41 p.m.
BYU guard Nick Emery says he is retiring from basketball following a college career that began with high expectations but that ended with him at the center of an NCAA …
Thu., July 11, 2019, 3:26 p.m.
Gonzaga men’s basketball has been selected as one of the recipients of the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) Team Academic Excellence Awards.
UPDATED: Mon., June 10, 2019, 9:44 p.m.
Gonzaga has dominated the men’s basketball series recently with Washington, but the rivalry grew more interesting last year when the Zags escaped with an 81-79 win in Spokane. The programs …
UPDATED: Tue., May 21, 2019, 8:25 p.m.
Johnston, now third in the country in doubles (26), is one away from the Gonzaga single-season record.
UPDATED: Thu., May 16, 2019, 8:36 p.m.
Gonzaga or BYU – perhaps both – will earn the 2019 regular-season WCC title.
UPDATED: Wed., May 1, 2019, 9:15 p.m.
Gonzaga has a big recruiting weekend ahead, with campus visits from a pair of transfer guards. Texas A&M graduate transfer Admon Gilder and South Dakota State’s David Jenkins Jr. are …
UPDATED: Thu., April 25, 2019, 9:04 p.m.
Gonzaga, the West Coast Conference preseason favorite, is back on top after a relatively slow start.
Mon., April 22, 2019, 12:53 p.m.
Add another name to Gonzaga’s list of underclassmen entering the NBA Draft.
UPDATED: Sat., April 20, 2019, 8:54 p.m.
Sophomore guard Zach Norvell Jr. became the third Gonzaga basketball player this week to declare for the NBA draft. Norvell made his announcement Saturday afternoon in a school release.
UPDATED: Thu., April 18, 2019, 5:38 p.m.
Julian Strawther, a talented wing ranked in the top 40 in the 2020 class, celebrated his 17th birthday Thursday by announcing on Twitter he’s “110% committed” to Gonzaga.
UPDATED: Wed., April 17, 2019, 8:23 p.m.
Gonzaga appears to have found a replacement for assistant coach Donny Daniels, who is leaving the program after nine seasons. The Zags are expected to hire former Vanderbilt associate head …
UPDATED: Wed., April 17, 2019, 7:56 p.m.
Gonzaga junior forward Brandon Clarke has declared for the NBA draft. Clarke made it official Wednesday via a GU release, two days after teammate Rui Hachimura declared for the draft. …
UPDATED: Tue., April 16, 2019, 5:35 p.m.
Assistant Donny Daniels is leaving Gonzaga, but he’s not quite ready to completely call it quits after four decades in the coaching profession. He’s expected to join Utah’s staff as …
Mon., April 15, 2019, 5:43 p.m.
A look back at some of Rui Hachimura’s finest moments as a Zag. On Monday, Hachimura became the ninth player in Gonzaga history to declare early for the NBA draft.
UPDATED: Mon., April 15, 2019, 6:33 p.m.
Gonzaga junior forward Rui Hachimura has declared for the NBA Draft, the school announced. Hachimura made it official Monday, but the announcement isn’t a surprise. The 6-foot-8, 230-pound forward from …
UPDATED: Sun., April 14, 2019, 10:01 p.m.
Gonzaga point guard Josh Perkins will be one of 64 seniors attending the Portsmouth Invitational Tournament this week.
UPDATED: Thu., April 11, 2019, 8:29 p.m.
Gonzaga is one of seven programs listed as possible destinations for South Dakota State’s David Jenkins Jr.
UPDATED: Tue., April 9, 2019, 4:51 p.m.
In nearly every scenario, Gonzaga is going to face one of its most demanding nonconference schedules, including the possibility of a ranked foe in the WCC.
UPDATED: Tue., April 9, 2019, 4:18 p.m.
Gonzaga’s Josh Perkins has been selected to the Division I-AAA Athletic Directors Association Scholar-Athlete team for the second consecutive season.
UPDATED: Tue., March 19, 2019, 10:18 p.m.
“At San Jose State, it wasn’t a lot of fun losing those two years,” Brandon Clarke said. “I came here and it’s the exact opposite of that. It’s obviously the …
UPDATED: Tue., March 19, 2019, 7:30 p.m.
Gonzaga’s Rui Hachimura is one of four finalists for the Naismith Trophy Player of the Year.
Mon., March 18, 2019, 5 a.m.
In one corner, the 2017 Zags. The 29-game winning streak to open the season. Top defensive team in the country. In the other corner, the 2019 Zags, with generational offensive …
UPDATED: Thu., March 14, 2019, 11:17 p.m.
Virginia’s De’Andre Hunter, Washington’s Matisse Thybulle and Duke’s Zion Williamson join Clarke as finalists.