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Jones’ walk-off homer lifts Cougs past OSU

PULLMAN – Autograph-seekers found their man just outside the press box atop the Bailey Brayton-Field seats, an unlikely hero signing baseballs and T-shirts and game rosters. It was P.J. Jones, …


Gonzaga baseball player Gonzales makes rapid recovery

Marco Gonzales took care of his injured knee about as well as he’s batted and pitched this season. So it was no surprise when the Gonzaga sophomore returned to the …


Win over San Diego could be good sign for Gonzaga baseball team

Mark Machtolf knows there are too many quality baseball teams in the West Coast Conference for his Gonzaga team to concern itself over three games this early in league play. …


Gonzaga women find cycle of success

After their first Sweet 16 appearance in 2010, the Gonzaga women’s basketball team lost a tremendous trio – Vivian Frieson, Heather Bowman and Tiffany Shives – leaving some question marks …


Gonzaga women find cycle of success

After their first Sweet 16 appearance in 2010, the Gonzaga women’s basketball team lost a tremendous trio – Vivian Frieson, Heather Bowman and Tiffany Shives – leaving some question marks …


WCC adds Pacific for 10-team league

After three decades of stability, the West Coast Conference has been busy the last few years. The conference, which brought in BYU last season, announced Wednesday the addition of Pacific, …


Predictions abound for Gonzaga men’s seeding, site

The Gonzaga men’s basketball team will find out this afternoon its seeding, its opponent and its destination in the NCAA tournament.


Bulldogs men sneak past San Diego, 65-57

If you’re going to play your best basketball, might as well bring it out for crunch time in a close game.


GU women top BYU 77-60, clinch WCC title

Sharing just wasn’t something Katelan Redmon was prepared to do. Make no mistake, though – Redmon and the Bulldogs showed they were more than prepared to compete.


Dons trip Bulldog men in final seconds for WCC win

Rashad Green scored on a short leaner with 3.3 seconds left to lift San Francisco to a 66-65 win over No. 24 Gonzaga on Saturday.


GU women overcome slow start, cruise past Pepperdine

Not more than two weeks ago, Gonzaga coach Kelly Graves was discussing the “gritty and tough” qualities Gonzaga redshirt sophomore guard Haiden Palmer possesses.


WCC’s top scorer booted by Broncos

SANTA CLARA, Calif. – Santa Clara guard Kevin Foster, the West Coast Conference’s leading scorer, has been suspended for the remainder of the season following an arrest for driving under …


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GU falters, but doesn’t fall at Pepperdine

Just when you thought Gonzaga was cruising toward a feel-good bounce-back win, Pepperdine started making every shot it attempted.


Golden sparkles for Gonzaga women

As fans exited the McCarthey Athletic Center, one aficionado felt the need to make a play of his own and vocalize the obvious pun. “She made the most of that …


Gonzaga women power past San Francisco

It was a night of individual firsts for the Gonzaga University women’s basketball team. Winning was not one of them, as those come quite often for the 23rd-ranked Bulldogs.


Solid WCC should be tougher with addition of BYU

National pundits have suggested the West Coast Conference could be a three-bid league. Gonzaga, BYU and Saint Mary’s are a combined 30-7. Many have argued the WCC is better than …


Gonzaga women picked to win WCC

Gonzaga University was chosen by the coaches to claim the West Coast Conference women’s title for the fourth straight year in the 2011-12 preseason poll.


Young Bulldogs turn heads at Kraziness in the Kennel

Score one for the young pups. The Gonzaga men’s basketball team capped its annual Kraziness in the Kennel event with a 15-minute scrimmage won by the Red team, which featured …


In brief: 116 million in China watch Li

Tennis: The WTA says Li Na was watched by 116 million TV viewers in China when she won the country’s first Grand Slam singles title at the French Open. The …


More WCC games coming to ESPN

The West Coast Conference, with new member BYU, will get more exposure for its men’s basketball teams under its new contract with ESPN.


Gonzaga men beat Saint Mary’s in overtime

MORAGA, Calif. – It was a contest so packed with drama and clutch plays both ways, it left the normally talkative Robert Sacre almost at a loss for words. “Wow,” …


USF basketball players using heart monitors

SAN FRANCISCO – The laptop screen showed that Cody Doolin’s heart rate had reached the red zone, meaning he was giving his maximum effort during a recent basketball practice at …


Hard-working GU walk-ons rewarded with scholarships

Mike Hart was a freshman in the locker room when Gonzaga assistant coach Tommy Lloyd informed the team that walk-on guard Andrew Sorenson had been rewarded with a scholarship. “At …


Zags set for WCC

The first two months of the men’s basketball season have pretty much shown every side of the Gonzaga Bulldogs. They started out ranked No. 12 and projected as national champions …


Bulldogs show resolve, find their groove

Resolutions don’t have to wait until New Year’s, but sometimes the calendar paints a guy into a corner.


Zags welcome BYU move to WCC

Brigham Young University has confirmed that it will join the West Coast Conference as a member in basketball and other sports beginning with the 2011-2012 athletic season.


Gonzaga women rout Pepperdine for WCC title

Courtney Vandersloot scored 19 points, Heather Bowman added 14 and No. 18 Gonzaga rolled to its 17th straight victory, 76-48 over Pepperdine on Monday in the West Coast Conference tournament …


Zags happily dance around first round

PORTLAND – If Mark Few heard it once since Sunday, he heard it a dozen times. “Everybody’s talking to me and our guys saying, ‘I won’t be down Thursday, but …


Burgess in first WCC hall class

Frank Burgess, the Gonzaga University All-American who led NCAA Division I men’s basketball in scoring in 1961 with a 32.4 points-per-game average, was one of six former players and two …


Gonzaga sends San Diego packing, 62-47.

The best defense in the West Coast Conference managed to slow down No. 20 Gonzaga, but that’s about all it did. Austin Daye scored 17 points and the Bulldogs still …