Stories tagged: Brandon Clarke
UPDATED: Fri., May 17, 2019, 6:28 p.m.
Gonzaga notebook: USC grad transfer Derryck Thornton sets dates for visit; Brandon Clarke lines up NBA workouts
USC graduate transfer Derryck Thornton is expected to visit Gonzaga from May 28-30.
Tue., April 23, 2019
There are always unintended consequences to every NCAA action. Not unforeseeable ones, just unintended ones.
UPDATED: Wed., April 17, 2019, 7:56 p.m.
Gonzaga junior forward Brandon Clarke has declared for the NBA draft. Clarke made it official Wednesday via a GU release, two days after teammate Rui Hachimura declared for the draft. …
UPDATED: Thu., April 4, 2019, 7:16 p.m.
We picked the brains of ESPN’s Sean Farnham, CBS Sports’ Wally Szczerbiak and an NBA scout about Hachimura, Clarke and the NBA draft.
Wed., April 3, 2019, 5:55 p.m.
Gonzaga’s Rui Hachimura and Brandon Clarke were named to the 10-player Wooden Award All-American team.
UPDATED: Tue., April 2, 2019, 4:19 p.m.
There’s another Gonzaga streak that doesn’t receive as much attention as the program’s 21 consecutive NCAA Tournament appearances, 11 straight opening-round wins and five Sweet 16s in a row. Gonzaga’s …
UPDATED: Sat., March 30, 2019, 9:30 p.m.
Big decisions loom for Rui Hachimura and Brandon Clarke now that the 2018-19 season is over, but the junior forwards were still officially Gonzaga basketball players when they left the …
UPDATED: Sat., March 30, 2019, 11:40 p.m.
Gonzaga’s Brandon Clarke, Rui Hachimura named to West Region all-tournament team, Texas Tech’s Jarrett Culver Most Outstanding Player
The winning team out of the NCAA Tournament’s West Region was also home to the Most Outstanding Player. Jarrett Culver averaged 20.5 points with 4.5 rebounds to lead the Texas …
UPDATED: Fri., March 29, 2019, 7:03 p.m.
Josh Perkins’ record collection keeps growing. The senior point guard surpassed Matt Santangelo as the program’s single-season assists leader.
UPDATED: Sun., March 24, 2019, 7:06 p.m.
Take a wild guess which Zag had the honor of putting a Gonzaga sticker on the Sweet 16 line of an oversized NCAA Tournament bracket inside the locker room. “Don’t …
Fri., March 22, 2019, 7:11 p.m.
Mark Few was selected coach of the year. Junior forwards Rui Hachimura and Brandon Clarke were named first team and sophomore wing Zach Norvell Jr. made second team.
UPDATED: Tue., March 19, 2019, 10:18 p.m.
“At San Jose State, it wasn’t a lot of fun losing those two years,” Brandon Clarke said. “I came here and it’s the exact opposite of that. It’s obviously the …
UPDATED: Tue., March 19, 2019, 10:27 p.m.
The All-America candidates in Mark Few’s frontcourt might be the headliners this week at Vivint Smart Home Arena in Salt Lake City, but Gonzaga’s pod at the NCAA Tournament is …
UPDATED: Thu., March 14, 2019, 11:17 p.m.
Virginia’s De’Andre Hunter, Washington’s Matisse Thybulle and Duke’s Zion Williamson join Clarke as finalists.
UPDATED: Sat., March 9, 2019, 7:08 p.m.
Gonzaga’s Brandon Clarke and Rui Hachimura joined 13 others on the ballot for the Wooden Award Trophy for college basketball’s most outstanding player and the Wooden Award All-American team.
Fri., March 8, 2019, 5 a.m.
Can’t miss moments: Maui Invitational win, rise to No. 1 ranking top list of season highlights for Gonzaga men’s basketball
The No. 1-ranked Bulldogs finished a perfect 16-0 in West Coast Conference play and won the WCC by five games. The only losses for the 29-2 Zags came against Tennessee …
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, 8:45 p.m.
Sometimes a picture truly is worth 1,000 words. When Domantas Sabonis was asked how proud he is to see Gonzaga again ranked No. 1, the Indiana big man didn’t utter …
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, 10:40 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: 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: Thu., Feb. 21, 2019, 5:12 p.m.
Gonzaga forward Brandon Clarke is among 10 semifinalists for the Naismith defensive player of the year award.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019, 12:37 p.m.
If you really want to stump Gonzaga basketball players, don’t bother trying an intricate matchup zone or a crafty offensive set. Ask them what they would be doing if they …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 13, 2019, 5:41 p.m.
Gonzaga forwards Brandon Clarke and Rui Hachimura have been named to the Naismith Trophy midseason team and they’re among 30 candidates for the Naismith player of the year.
Mon., Feb. 11, 2019, 10:31 a.m.
Gonzaga’s Brandon Clarke, who averaged 22 points, 11 rebounds and four blocks in two blowout wins, has been named the WCC player of the week.
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 8, 2019, 10:34 p.m.
The domination enters a third decade and the blowouts, amazingly enough, get ever bigger. The worshippers at McCarthey Athletic Center are left to seek other, more exotic, Gonzaga basketball thrills.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 9, 2019, 5:06 p.m.
Brandon Clarke isn’t exactly sure how high he jumps. Gonzaga men’s basketball training guru Travis Knight isn’t either, but he has a pretty good idea.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 7, 2019, 11:27 p.m.
Gonzaga is just more than 75 percent of the way through its season, yet Brandon Clarke has found himself at the top of the Bulldogs’ single-season record books with 74 …
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 4, 2019, 7:47 p.m.
Filip Petrusev joined a Gonzaga program with five legitimate big men on the roster. By late October, center Jacob Larsen left the team to focus on his academics and forward …