Stories tagged: WCC
UPDATED: Fri., March 8, 2019, 11:12 p.m.
Jade’ Smith added 16 points for the Waves (15-17), while Kessler Edwards had 15 points and six rebounds.
UPDATED: Fri., March 8, 2019, 10:10 p.m.
These lengthy postseason breaks are nothing new for the Zags, who have an unmatched track record of handling them successfully.
UPDATED: Fri., March 8, 2019, 9:38 p.m.
A Gonzaga fan’s guide to Las Vegas: Where to eat, drink and hang out when the Bulldogs aren’t on the court
Much of Spokane is focused on – and even empties out during – the annual West Coast Conference Championships at The Orleans Arena in Las Vegas. That’s even more the …
UPDATED: Fri., March 8, 2019, 8:18 p.m.
Gonzaga women embrace journey that led to regular-season title, top seed in West Coast Conference Tournament
It began almost 12 months ago in a sullen locker-room on the campus of Stanford University, where the Zags had just lost their first-round NCAA Tournament game to the host …
Fri., March 8, 2019, 5 a.m.
Just 20 minutes from downtown Sin City is world-class rock climbing in the Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area. It’s an adult playground made of sandstone and sunshine.
UPDATED: Thu., March 7, 2019, 8:32 p.m.
Gonzaga’s WCC opponents have devoted heavy resources toward slowing Rui Hachimura and Brandon Clarke. The No. 1-ranked Zags, more specifically their guards, have noticed, and they’re taking advantage of their …
UPDATED: Wed., March 6, 2019, 4:16 p.m.
Gonzaga’s Rui Hachimura, named WCC Player of the Year on Tuesday, is one of five finalists for the Julius Erving Award for small forward of the year.
UPDATED: Wed., March 6, 2019, 4:14 p.m.
Gonzaga junior forward Rui Hachimura is one of 10 semifinalists for the Naismith Trophy player of year.
UPDATED: Tue., March 5, 2019, 7:20 p.m.
Junior forward Rui Hachimura was named West Coast Conference Player of the Year and Mark Few collected his 13th Coach of the Year award. Brandon Clarke, who had 11 double-doubles, …
Mon., March 4, 2019, 10:56 a.m.
Gonzaga’s Josh Perkins is one of five finalists for the Bob Cousy Award, presented to the nation’s top point guard.
Mon., March 4, 2019, 10:40 a.m.
Junior forward Brandon Clarke, who had 36 points, 20 rebounds and nine blocks in a pair of Gonzaga wins last week, was named WCC player of the week
UPDATED: Mon., March 4, 2019, 6:49 p.m.
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: Sun., March 3, 2019, 9:21 p.m.
With semifinal berths secured, the Gonzaga men will open tournament play at 6 on March 11 while the GU women play at noon on March 11.
UPDATED: Sun., March 3, 2019, 9:16 p.m.
Killian Tillie isn’t a two-sport athlete, but these days he feels like one. Gonzaga’s junior forward has been working overtime to recover from a partially torn plantar fascia in his …
UPDATED: Sat., March 2, 2019, 11:56 p.m.
No. 1 Gonzaga wrapped up an unbeaten West Coast Conference season for the fifth time, defeating Saint Mary’s 69-55 Saturday before an overflow crowd at 3,500-seat McKeon Pavilion.
UPDATED: Sat., March 2, 2019, 11:17 p.m.
Gonzaga’s Tommy Lloyd finds fulfillment in watching son win state title after Bulldogs’ victory at Saint Mary’s
As Mark Few’s top assistant was on the bench guiding the top-ranked Zags to a 69-55 victory that clinched an unbeaten regular season, Lloyd’s high school-aged son was preparing for …
UPDATED: Sat., March 2, 2019, 10:47 p.m.
Key moment, offensive MVP and defensive MVP from Gonzaga’s 69-55 victory over Saint Mary’s at McKeon Pavilion
UPDATED: Sat., March 2, 2019, 11:46 p.m.
Be honest. Part of you was hoping top-ranked Gonzaga would have a close, competitive West Coast Conference game this season. Maybe not this close, not this competitive. Well, for a …
UPDATED: Sat., March 2, 2019, 9:58 p.m.
Recap and highlights: No. 1 Gonzaga wraps up perfect WCC regular season with 69-55 win over Saint Mary’s
Josh Perkins scored 19 points and top-ranked Gonzaga finished its fifth unbeaten run through the West Coast Conference regular season with a 69-55 win over Saint Mary’s on Saturday at …
UPDATED: Sat., March 2, 2019, 11:55 p.m.
It was a great day to be a Zag, that was undisputed. So was the West Coast Conference championship, which the Gonzaga earned the hard way on Senior Day at …
UPDATED: Fri., March 1, 2019, 5:47 p.m.
OK, so some of the buildup to the Gonzaga-Saint Mary’s game disappeared Thursday when the Gaels clinched the second seed and joined the regular-season champion Zags with a double-bye in …
UPDATED: Fri., March 1, 2019, 6:13 p.m.
We like to mix it up when it comes to key matchup rematches, but that’s hard to do with Saint Mary’s. Junior guard Jordan Ford is that good, and that …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 28, 2019, 11:41 p.m.
Back on Jan. 10, Pacific did the best job defensively by any Gonzaga opponent this season containing the dynamic duo of Rui Hachimura and Brandon Clarke.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 28, 2019, 10:44 p.m.
Key moment, offensive MVP and defensive MVP from Gonzaga’s 86-66 victory over Pacific at the Spanos Center in Stockton, California.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 28, 2019, 11:48 p.m.
TV Take: P.J. Carlesimo joins ranks of ESPN broadcasters in awe of Gonzaga’s Brandon Clarke, Rui Hachimura
If February comes in like a pack of rabid hyenas, it goes out like a lion. A regal, ancient lion. So it may be appropriate the final day of February …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 28, 2019, 10:54 p.m.
Apparently, Senior Day couldn’t get here soon enough for the Gonzaga women, so they decided to celebrate two days early.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 28, 2019, 10:18 p.m.
Brandon Clarke had 21 points, 13 rebounds and four blocks, and No. 1 Gonzaga extended the nation’s longest winning streak to 19 games, thumping Pacific 86-66 on Thursday night.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 27, 2019, 9:28 p.m.
It was arguably Gonzaga’s worst offensive performance of the season. The Zags still won by 31 points.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 27, 2019, 8:26 p.m.
Roberto Gallinat gets his second shot at Gonzaga on Thursday night. The first go-around didn’t go well for Gallinat or Pacific.
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 26, 2019, 7:13 p.m.
Geno Crandall was the final piece of Gonzaga’s roster puzzle, but he didn’t fit in right away.