Stories tagged: Brandon Clarke
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 …
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 25, 2019, 8:25 p.m.
Clarke, who played his first two seasons at San Jose State roughly four miles from Santa Clara’s campus, probably couldn’t have scripted Gonzaga’s 98-39 rout over the Broncos any better.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 22, 2019, 11:05 p.m.
Gonzaga’s ‘Big Three’ of Brandon Clarke, Rui Hachimura and Killian Tillie provides intriguing options on the court
The fourth-ranked Zags have three of the best forwards in college basketball. They saw court time together last week for the first time since Tillie’s return five games ago from …
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 22, 2019, 11:04 p.m.
Gonzaga’s Brandon Clarke has been named to the midseason watch list for the Naismith Defensive Player of the Year Award.
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 6, 2019, 6:45 p.m.
Gonzaga filled up the stat sheet in Saturday’s 91-48 win over Santa Clara. If there was a feel-good column in the box score, the Zags would have stuffed it, too. …
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 28, 2018, 9 p.m.
Key moment, offensive MVP and defensive MVP from Gonzaga’s 96-51 win over North Alabama at the McCarthey Athletic Center
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 21, 2018, 9:53 p.m.
The key moment, offensive player of the game and defensive player of the game from Gonzaga’s 101-40 win against Denver at the McCarthey Athletic Center in Spokane.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 21, 2018, 9:17 p.m.
Gonzaga’s Brandon Clarke and Rui Hachimura are among 20 players on the Oscar Robertson Trophy midseason watch list.
Sat., Dec. 1, 2018, 2:01 p.m.
The key moment, offensive player of the game and defensive player of the game from Gonzaga’s 103-92 win over Creighton on Saturday, Dec. 1, 2018, at the CHI Health Center …
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 11, 2018, 8:01 p.m.
Everything is a work in progress this early in the college basketball season.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 10, 2018, 11:39 p.m.
No. 3 Gonzaga shook off the absence of two top scorers, opened up a 22-point lead at the break and cruised to a 104-67 victory over Texas Southern in front …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 10, 2018, 11:40 p.m.
The key moment, offensive player of the game and defensive player of the game from Gonzaga’s 104-67 win over Texas Southern on Saturday, Nov. 10, at the McCarthey Athletic Center …