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UPDATED: Sat., March 23, 2019, 11:21 p.m.

Analysis: Brandon Clarke leads Gonzaga into Sweet 16 with record-breaking performance

Brandon Clarke is a relative newcomer to these high-pressure NCAA Tournament games in front of packed arenas on national television. The junior forward seems to be a fast learner; it …


UPDATED: Thu., March 21, 2019, 10:38 p.m.

Analysis: ‘Old Zags are back’ as Gonzaga dominates Fairleigh Dickinson at both ends of the court in NCAA Tournament opener

There was no Saint Mary’s hangover, no sweating out a 1-vs.-16-seed opener the way the Zags experienced in 2013 against Southern. There was top-seeded Gonzaga’s 87-49 runaway Thursday that broke …


UPDATED: Thu., March 14, 2019, 11:21 p.m.

Analysis: Earl Thomas is gone, so what now for the Seahawks, and how will he be remembered?

Earl Thomas is officially gone, off to Baltimore to continue his NFL Hall of Fame career with the Ravens. So what now for the Seahawks?


UPDATED: Tue., March 12, 2019, 11:14 p.m.

Analysis: Gonzaga’s offense misfires in upset loss to Saint Mary’s

Gonzaga’s offense, a record-setting cornerstone throughout the season, labored through a miserable night, setting a handful of records at the opposite end of the spectrum.


UPDATED: Tue., March 12, 2019, 7:50 p.m.

Analysis: WCC championship loss to BYU ‘a step in the journey’ for Gonzaga women

Brenna Chase poured in 25 points, including seven 3-pointers, as second-seeded BYU downed top-seeded Gonzaga 82-68 to win the WCC Tournament title on Tuesday at the Orleans Arena.


UPDATED: Mon., March 11, 2019, 10:59 p.m.

Analysis: Gonzaga uses efficient offense to breeze by Pepperdine, into WCC championship game

Killian Tillie returned to the court for the first time since Feb. 7 and promptly hit a 3-pointer in an arena where he can’t seem to miss from distance.


UPDATED: Mon., March 11, 2019, 7:17 p.m.

Analysis: Gonzaga women overcome pair of injuries, rally for double-overtime victory against Saint Mary’s in WCC semifinals

Zykera Rice hit a layup as time expired and top-seeded Gonzaga held off fourth-seeded Saint Mary’s 78-77 in a double-overtime thriller in the semifinals of the WCC Tournament on Monday …


UPDATED: Sat., March 2, 2019, 11:56 p.m.

Analysis: Gonzaga dominates Saint Mary’s in second half, caps unbeaten WCC campaign

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: Thu., Feb. 28, 2019, 11:41 p.m.

Analysis: Pacific can’t contain Gonzaga’s Brandon Clarke, Rui Hachimura in 86-66 victory

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: Sat., Feb. 23, 2019, 11:44 p.m.

Analysis: Gonzaga lets the good times roll in Senior Night rout of BYU

Whatever Gonzaga’s record was for standing ovations in a game, the Zags obliterated it Saturday night.


UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 21, 2019, 11:14 p.m.

Analysis: Josh Perkins collects assists record, Gonzaga snags WCC title with rout over Waves

Second-ranked Gonzaga had one of its patented offensive explosions, scoring on nine consecutive possessions late in the first half to spark a 92-64 blowout over Pepperdine in front of a …


UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 16, 2019, 11:37 p.m.

Analysis: Gonzaga finds gas pedal in second half, pulls away from San Diego, 79-67

In the second half, No. 3 Gonzaga dialed up its defense, which triggered its offense and ultimately a 79-67 victory Saturday night over San Diego in front of a packed …


UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 14, 2019, 11:28 p.m.

Analysis: Gonzaga pulls away late to defeat stubborn Lions, 73-60

The third-ranked Zags rode another big scoring night from forward tandem Rui Hachimura and Brandon Clarke to a hard-fought 73-60 victory Thursday at Gersten Pavilion.


UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 9, 2019, 11:34 p.m.

Analysis: Gonzaga does it all in 94-46 rout over Saint Mary’s

There was that point late in the first half when Gonzaga took balanced offense to an extreme.


UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 7, 2019, 11:06 p.m.

Analysis: Offense, defense share spotlight as Gonzaga routs San Francisco

The fourth-ranked Zags notched their 13th straight win with another solid all-around performance, but this one was more impressive in one sense: Gonzaga took apart San Francisco, a team considered …


UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 2, 2019, 10:06 p.m.

Analysis: Rui Hachimura, supporting cast spur Gonzaga past San Diego, 85-69

Gonzaga didn’t have its trademark balanced scoring Saturday against San Diego. The Zags had something just as effective: A nearly unstoppable Rui Hachimura to offset Toreros’ scoring machine Isaiah Pineiro …


UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 31, 2019, 11:03 p.m.

Analysis: Gonzaga silences BYU, crowd en route to 93-63 victory

There was an echo inside the Marriott Center, but it was a soft one.


UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 24, 2019, 11:03 p.m.

Analysis: Gonzaga never challenged in 59-point romp over Santa Clara

Somewhere between the opening tip – won by Gonzaga’s Brandon Clarke – and Clarke’s dunk prior to the first media timeout, it was game over.


UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 19, 2019, 11:31 p.m.

Analysis: Gonzaga works offensive glass to roll past Portland, 89-66

The Zags didn’t have their A game on offense or defense, but they rated high in resourcefulness in a business-like 89-66 victory against Portland viewed by a full house of …


UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 17, 2019, 11:03 p.m.

Analysis: Gonzaga clamps down on James Batemon, Lions in 73-55 victory

Gonzaga has made strides taking away the opponent’s primary scoring option over the last eight games, something it struggled with during the first month of the season.


Offseason of intrigue: Biggest questions facing the Seahawks before the start of the 2019 season

The Seahawks overhauled their roster last offseason. But what surprises await this offseason? Questions abound in regard to Russell Wilson, Bobby Wagner, K.J. Wright, Kam Chancellor and the backup QB …


UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 12, 2019, 11:47 p.m.

Analysis: Gonzaga comes up clutch again in win over San Francisco

Duke, Tennessee, and now San Francisco. Gonzaga has been involved in three of the best games in college basketball with the season barely past the midpoint.


UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 10, 2019, 11:10 p.m.

Analysis: Gonzaga withstands early Pacific push, turns up defensive pressure in rout

Pacific was doing what it could to keep it competitive and frustrate Gonzaga. The Tigers ran time off the shot clock, hit just enough shots and did a nice job …


UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 5, 2019, 10:14 p.m.

Analysis: Killian Tillie, Geno Crandall contribute in return, help Gonzaga rout Santa Clara

Geno Crandall forced a Santa Clara turnover, Killian Tillie scooped up the loose ball and drove the length of the court for a layup with a defender in pursuit.


UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 5, 2019, 9:35 p.m.

Analysis: North Dakota State controls clock, holds off every Eastern Washington challenge in FCS title game

With every yard-churning, clock-eating drive Saturday in Frisco, Texas, the Bison took away opportunities – and ultimately hope – from an erratic Eastern Washington offense working for a lead that …


UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 31, 2018, 10:10 p.m.

Analysis: Rui Hachimura gives family something to cheer about in Gonzaga’s 89-54 victory

Rui Hachimura needed only to look into the crowd to find extra motivation Monday. The junior forward’s mom, sister and mom’s friend traveled from Japan to watch Hachimura’s last two …


UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 29, 2018, 12:01 a.m.

Analysis: Washington State captures program-record 11th win, beating Iowa State 28-26 in Alamo Bowl

It was something they’d become obsessed with this month.


UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 28, 2018, 10:57 p.m.

Analysis: Gonzaga makes another run at record book before coasting to easy win over North Alabama

No. 7 Gonzaga opened up against North Alabama with a run that just kept going. It lasted most of the first half and produced basketball scores rarely seen, such as …


UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 21, 2018, 10:44 p.m.

Analysis: Gonzaga does it all in 101-40 rout over Denver

Perfect games are usually reserved for baseball and bowling, but the Gonzaga men’s basketball team was in the neighborhood for a good portion of Friday’s game against Denver.


UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 19, 2018, 6:54 p.m.

Analysis: Gonzaga gets blowout win; Josh Perkins possibly gets first dunk

If you had Josh Perkins’ first dunk coming in the second half of his 128th career game at Gonzaga, take a bow. Maybe. Perkins made a steal, raced down court …