Stories tagged: zach norvell jr
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 1, 2018
TV Take: Zach Norvell Jr. goes from ice cold to fresh out of the microwave hot in Gonzaga’s high-scoring win over Creighton
With 9 minutes, 36 seconds left Saturday afternoon in Gonzaga’s 103-92 victory at Creighton, Zach Norvell hit a step-back 3-pointer. He screamed. Nothing in particular. Just a scream of joy.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 29, 2018
Almost a year ago to the day, Zach Norvell Jr. was a promising redshirt freshman coming off Gonzaga’s bench and averaging just 11.6 minutes per game. Then Creighton happened. Half …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 22, 2018
Gonzaga had numerous candidates but settled for two representatives on the Maui Invitational All-Tournament team.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 15, 2018
What could have happened if Rui Hachimura, Killian Tillie or Zach Norvell Jr. left Gonzaga after last season? Just take a look at Texas A&M
It has been a tale of two programs since Gonzaga and Texas A&M last met almost three years ago.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 6, 2018
Rui Hachimura has become a familiar name on preseason watch lists, with Killian Tillie not far behind and Zach Norvell Jr. receiving several mentions, too.
Thu., Nov. 1, 2018
Gonzaga pretty much went unbeaten in the offseason, until Tuesday’s news that junior forward Killian Tillie will miss eight weeks with a stress fracture in his ankle.
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 18, 2018
Gonzaga’s rare, one-year absence as the WCC preseason favorite officially came to an end Thursday, to the surprise of absolutely nobody.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 17, 2018
For the third day in a row, Gonzaga has a player on a watch list for a national award. Junior forward Rui Hachimura is the latest, joining 19 others on …
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 16, 2018
Gonzaga’s Zach Norvell Jr. is one of 20 players on the watch list for the Jerry West Award.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 10, 2018
It is Oct. 10, the Zags have been practicing for less than two weeks and they’ve staged a 15-minute scrimmage in front of an overflow crowd at the McCarthey Athletic …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 6, 2018
This was Josh Perkins’ fifth Kraziness in the Kennel, but he was probably the most excited Zag on the court Saturday.
UPDATED: Tue., March 27, 2018
There are a few pressing concerns in Zagland at the moment, beginning with Gonzaga’s conference situation and followed by the team’s personnel picture for next season. Neither is crystal-clear. Both …
UPDATED: Thu., March 22, 2018
Zach Norvell Jr. promises return to Gonzaga; Rui Hachimura, Killian Tillie yet to think about future
At different points of the 2018 postseason, three separate Gonzaga underclassmen played themselves into NBA Draft conversations.
UPDATED: Wed., March 21, 2018
A sizable media contingent crowded around Zach Norvell Jr.’s cubicle Wednesday and learned a few more interesting tidbits about the redshirt freshman guard.
Sun., March 18, 2018
Space limitations prevent a comprehensive list of the gotta-have-it plays Gonzaga made down the stretch of its first two NCAA Tournament wins. The gist is the Zags keep making them, …
UPDATED: Fri., March 16, 2018
BOISE – The latest addition to Zach Norvell Jr.’s greatest hits compilation came in the waning seconds Thursday against UNC Greensboro.
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 27, 2018
Gonzaga relied on balance during the regular season and that was evident when All-WCC honors were announced Tuesday. Mark Few was voted WCC coach of the year for the 12th …
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 4, 2018
Norvell missed his first seven shots, five from beyond the 3-point arc. There was no reprieve for Norvell at the defensive end as a couple of critical lapses contributed to …
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 31, 2017
Gonzaga guard Zach Norvell Jr.’s knack for instant offense, particularly in the second half, has prompted some teammates to refer to him as “Microwave.” Norvell has been prone to sizzling …
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 16, 2017
Zach Norvell Jr. produced another fine stat line – 19 points, seven rebounds, four assists and five steals – in Gonzaga’s 89-83 overtime win against North Dakota. Like several of …
Fri., Dec. 15, 2017
Turns out the Zags essentially have two starters at wing. True freshman Corey Kispert was rock solid in the first seven games before spraining his ankle against Incarnate Word on …
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 11, 2017
Gonzaga had a big night offensively in Sunday’s 97-70 road victory over Washington.
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 6, 2017
One of the biggest stages in basketball wasn’t too big for two of Gonzaga’s youngest players.
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 5, 2017
Gonzaga’s Zach Norvell Jr., who had big games coming off the bench and as a starter, earned WCC player of the week honors.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 2, 2017
The Zags wilted against Texas’ full-court pressure at the PK80 in Portland, but they showed improvement when Creighton turned up the heat late.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 1, 2017
Analysis: Trio of Gonzaga players have career nights as Bulldogs use second-half push to top Creighton 91-74
The Zags needed Silas Melson in the first half. They needed Killian Tillie all game. And they really needed ‘Snacks’ in the second half.
Wed., Nov. 15, 2017
Gonzaga will probably run into zone defenses at the PK80 Invitational next week in Portland.
Sun., Nov. 5, 2017
The nerves were going to be there under normal circumstances.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 18, 2017
Gonzaga redshirt freshman Zach Norvell Jr. has been named one of 20 candidates for the Julius Erving small forward of the year award.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 30, 2017
There are a lot of unknowns about the 2017-18 Gonzaga basketball team after losing half of the eight-man rotation – and arguably four of the top five players – from …