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UPDATED: Tue., March 19, 2019, 10:18 p.m.

Gonzaga’s Brandon Clarke follows own path to breakout season

“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.

Five standouts and five sleepers from Gonzaga’s pod at the NCAA Tournament

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.

Gonzaga’s Brandon Clarke one of four finalists for Naismith Defensive Player of the Year

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 Rui Hachimura, Brandon Clarke among 15 candidates for Wooden Award

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.


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 guards pick up scoring pace as defenses zero in on bigs

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.

Former Gonzaga standout Domantas Sabonis keeps close eye on the Bulldogs during breakout NBA season

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’s Rui Hachimura named semifinalist for Naismith Trophy

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.

Gonzaga dominates WCC awards, Rui Hachimura named Player of the Year

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, …


Gonzaga’s Brandon Clarke collects WCC player of week honors

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.

Gonzaga offense eyes improvement in rematch against patient Pacific

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’s Brandon Clarke named semifinalist for Naismith defensive player of the year award

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.

Plan B for Gonzaga players: Josh Perkins passes to Brandon Clarke … on the gridiron?

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’s Brandon Clarke, Rui Hachimura among 30 candidates for Naismith player of the year

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.


Gonzaga’s Brandon Clarke earns WCC player of week honors

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.

John Blanchette: Gonzaga fans won’t soon forget Brandon Clarke’s record-breaking season

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.

Gonzaga’s Brandon Clarke newest member of the Bulldogs’ flight club

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.

Sultan of swat: Gonzaga’s Brandon Clarke breaks program’s single-season blocks record

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.

Gonzaga’s Filip Petrusev has seen decrease in playing time, but it hasn’t affected his effort

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.

Gonzaga rewind: Brandon Clarke shines in return to Bay Area

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 on watch list for Naismith Defensive Player of Year Award

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 rewind: Blocks, dunks and the impact of Killian Tillie’s and Geno Crandall’s return

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.

Gonzaga-North Alabama: 3 keys to the Bulldogs’ 96-51 victory over the Lions

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.

Gonzaga-Denver: 3 keys to the Bulldogs’ 101-40 victory over the Pioneers

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, Rui Hachimura make Robertson midseason watch list

Gonzaga’s Brandon Clarke and Rui Hachimura are among 20 players on the Oscar Robertson Trophy midseason watch list.


Gonzaga-Creighton: 3 keys from the Bulldogs’ 103-92 victory over the Bluejays

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.

Gonzaga tightens up defense in blowout win over Texas Southern

Everything is a work in progress this early in the college basketball season.


UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 10, 2018, 11:39 p.m.

Analysis: Gonzaga shrugs off foul trouble, thumps Texas Southern 104-67

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.

Gonzaga-Texas Southern: 3 keys to the Bulldogs’ 104-67 victory over the Tigers

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 …