Stories tagged: zags
UPDATED: Sun., March 12, 2017, 10:23 p.m.
If Nate Silver has anything to say about it, Gonzaga has a legitimate shot at NCAA gold.
UPDATED: Fri., March 10, 2017, 8:16 p.m.
Larry and Alana LaRock are devoted to the Gonzaga Bulldogs. The couple had not missed a home Gonzaga game at the McCarthey Athletic Center until this year – only because …
UPDATED: Tue., March 7, 2017, 6:53 p.m.
When in doubt, pass the ball to Jill Barta. That seemed to be the general consensus among the Zags on Tuesday when the Gonzaga took down Saint Mary’s 86-75 for …
UPDATED: Mon., March 6, 2017, 8:30 p.m.
Gonzaga earned a spot in the West Coast Conference championship game at 1 p.m. on Tuesday after the top-seeded Zags topped No. 4 San Francisco on Monday 77-46. It’s the …
UPDATED: Sun., March 5, 2017, 10:01 p.m.
It’s undeniable: Gonzaga’s experience in the conference tournament business is the envy of college basketball.
UPDATED: Fri., March 3, 2017, 3:02 p.m.
The Gonzaga women haven’t forgotten what happened the last time they visited the Orleans Arena. Last March, the Zags fell to Santa Clara in their first game of the West …
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 26, 2017, 12:29 a.m.
Those of us who love newspapers and the history of newspapers, have almost certainly seen the 1948 cover of the Chicago Tribune. You know the one.
Thu., Feb. 23, 2017, 11:56 p.m.
The excitement built up from the majority of wins throughout the regular season doesn’t usually linger for long. Sure, the Zags celebrate and they congratulate each other, but there’s no …
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 31, 2017, 2:57 p.m.
This isn’t their first rodeo. Gonzaga knows exactly what it’s like to be the No. 1 team in the nation. And when it happened the first time back in 2013, …
Mon., Jan. 30, 2017, 10:57 p.m.
“Best team in the nation.” The Zags can say that about themselves now, and it only took 22 straight wins and an undefeated record.
Sun., Jan. 22, 2017, 10:02 p.m.
A win for Gonzaga in its second game in three days with Portland would give the Bulldogs their 20th of the season.
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 15, 2017, 9:09 p.m.
The Baylor Bears were promoted to No. 1 for the first time in program history last Monday. One day later, Baylor was flogged 89-68 by No. 10 West Virginia in …
Sat., Jan. 14, 2017
Gonzaga University dorms open early so students can bring it for tonight’s Saint Mary’s game.
Sat., Dec. 31, 2016, 11:15 p.m.
Laura Stockton has made that shot before. And surely will again. But not on Saturday afternoon.
Sat., Dec. 24, 2016, 9:35 p.m.
For Emma Stach, a junior guard on Gonzaga’s basketball team, this time of year only reminds her how much she misses her family. Stach came to play for GU from …
Tue., Dec. 13, 2016, 2:30 a.m.
Gonzaga forward Kiara Kudron was named West Coast Conference player of the week Monday after her standout performances against Washington State on Thursday and Eastern Washington on Sunday.
Mon., Dec. 5, 2016, 8:51 p.m.
Reigning national champion Villanova is No. 1 in the AP Top 25 men’s college basketball poll for the second time in school history.
Mon., Dec. 5, 2016, 3:11 p.m.
Initially just something to pass the time when we became empty-nesters, Gonzaga basketball has now become something we look forward to experiencing together as fans each winter.
Thu., Nov. 24, 2016, 10:52 p.m.
Katelynn Flaherty made four 3-pointers and scored 22 points, Siera Thompson added five 3s and 21 points, and Michigan beat No. 25 Gonzaga 78-66 in the Paradise Jam on Thursday …
Sun., June 5, 2016, 10:56 p.m.
Gonzaga rallied from an early deficit but allowed two runs in the ninth inning of a 6-3 loss in an elimination game of the Forth Worth Regional.
Fri., April 1, 2016, 11:40 p.m.
If adversity builds character, the Gonzaga women should be among the toughest teams in the nation next season.
Mon., March 28, 2016, 6:21 p.m.
Doug Clark makes good on his bet and paints his face orange and blue for a visit to the Gonzaga campus following the Zags’ loss to Syracuse.
Wed., March 23, 2016, 11:48 a.m.
Doug Clark makes a bet with his old pal Jeff Kramer on the Zags-Syracuse outcome.
Sun., March 13, 2016, 11:58 p.m.
History didn’t repeat itself on Selection Sunday but familiarity was in the air.
Sun., March 13, 2016, 11:57 p.m.
When Edward Snowden or Julian Assange leaked the NCAA Tournament bracket over Twitter, Charles Barkley was still on CBS trying to distinguish Virginia Commonwealth from the Virginia ham he’d had …
Sun., March 13, 2016, 10:52 p.m.
Seton Hall (25-8) Seed, region: 6, Midwest
Sun., March 6, 2016, 10:24 p.m.
The resurrection of Silas Melson can be illustrated with the most elementary distinction.
Sun., Feb. 28, 2016, 7:18 p.m.
The Gonzaga women will play Thursday and the men on Saturday in their openers at the West Coast Conference basketball tournaments at the Orleans Arena in Las Vegas.
Sat., Feb. 20, 2016, 11:52 p.m.
If nothing else, Saint Mary’s carving up and smothering Gonzaga 63-58 —turning a championship showdown into an ambush — brought a certain clarity to the proceedings of this Bulldogs basketball …
Wed., Dec. 2, 2015
Shaniqua Nilles just may be the best Christmas present the Gonzaga women’s basketball program gets this year.