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Gonzaga climbs to No. 11 in polls

Gonzaga moved up three spots to No. 11 in the AP and USA Today college basketball rankings.

Early season test for Zags, Aztecs

The college basketball season is all of one game old for Gonzaga and San Diego State. Must be time for a showdown.

San Diego State vs. Gonzaga: A look back

This is the third matchup between San Diego State and Gonzaga, with the last meeting taking place in 2010.

Tent City competition gives Gonzaga students chance for front-row seats

Securing a seat on the highly coveted front row of the Kennel Club for Monday night’s nationally televised men’s basketball game between San Diego State and Gonzaga is a combination …

Key matchups: Gonzaga-San Diego State

Guards Trey Kell and Jeremy Hemsley combined for 48 points in San Diego State’s 69-59 win over San Diego on Friday. Kell was first-team All-Mountain West last season and Hemsley …

Zags pull away from Utah Valley, win opener 92-69

Season openers are often filled with stretches of good and bad, particularly for two teams trying to blend a number of new faces.

Blanchette: ‘Old shoes’ Przemek Karnowski, Silas Melson fit just right

It’s a new season of Gonzaga basketball. Also a season of the new.

TV take: Gonzaga took the wraps off its new team Friday night and it was nice to have some local guides

There’s an old saying about not being able to tell the players without a scorecard. And nowhere is it truer these days than at Gonzaga University. Thankfully, Friday night, as …

Freshmen Killian Tillie strong in first game as Zag

Freshmen Killian Tillie, a six-foot-ten forward, played 21 minutes on Friday night but made his presence known in Gonzaga’s season opener.

Longtime Zags scoreboard operator John Oakley dies

John Oakley, longtime Gonzaga men’s and women’s basketball scoreboard operator, died Thursday in his sleep after suffering from ALS.

Gonzaga-Utah Valley: 3 keys to GU’s 92-69 win

The key moment, offensive player of the game and defensive player of the game from Gonzaga’s 92-69 win over Utah Valley on Friday, Nov. 11, 2016.

Gonzaga-Utah Valley: Special season opener for GU assistant Donny Daniels, son Eric

Not every Gonzaga game this season will have a built-in theme but the Zags are off to a good start.

Utah Valley opens season with revamped roster at Gonzaga

A new era began at Utah Valley University last year under the direction of first-year head coach Mark Pope with the mantra “Shock the world,” but with a pair of …

Key matchup: Gonzaga’s Nigel Williams-Goss vs. Utah Valley’s Brandon Randolph

It should be an interesting battle between two talented point guards.

Gonzaga’s Nigel Williams-Goss makes Naismith Trophy watch list

Gonzaga junior Nigel Williams-Goss is on the watch list for the Naismith Trophy, awarded to college basketball’s player of the year.

Gonzaga-bound Corey Kispert working to better his game

Corey Kispert, a 6-foot-6, 215-pound forward who officially signed with Gonzaga on Wednesday, isn’t a big fan of idle time.

Zags cruise past West Georgia Wolves in exhibition game

Coach Mark Few has made a preseason point of mentioning Gonzaga’s balance and a roster with a number of relatively equal parts.

Gonzaga’s Josh Perkins will sit out exhibition game, season opener

Gonzaga sophomore guard Josh Perkins will miss Saturday’s exhibition game against West Georgia and the season opener Friday against Utah Valley, the school announced.

Gonzaga homecoming for West Georgia coach Michael Cooney

There’s occasionally a connection that leads to the scheduling of a Gonzaga exhibition game.

Gonzaga’s depth already being tested

Gonzaga’s roster has some depth, and it’s being tested before the games begin.

Gonzaga, Villanova will meet in 2017 Jimmy V Classic

It’s a year away but Gonzaga’s 2017-18 men’s basketball schedule is taking shape.

Four transfers add to another promising season for Gonzaga

It was easy to spot Nigel Williams-Goss, Johnathan Williams and Jeremy Jones last season at Gonzaga home games. Stylishly dressed, they rebounded for teammates during warm-ups and then took a …

Gonzaga freshman players advancing through learning curve

Zach Collins is one of the most decorated recruits ever in Gonzaga’s program. He was pivotal to Bishop Gorman High’s run of Nevada state championships. He was a McDonald’s All-American, …

Impact player: Gonzaga’s Przemek Karnowski


Gonzaga back in familiar top spot in WCC poll

For once, there was a bit of intrigue about the predicted order of finish in the West Coast Conference men’s basketball preseason poll. But once again, Gonzaga held the top …

Gonzaga No. 14, Saint Mary’s 17 in AP preseason poll

Gonzaga is No. 14 and West Coast Conference rival Saint Mary’s is No. 17 in the AP men’s basketball preseason poll.