Stories tagged: Mark Few
UPDATED: Tue., April 16, 2019, 5:35 p.m.
Assistant Donny Daniels is leaving Gonzaga, but he’s not quite ready to completely call it quits after four decades in the coaching profession. He’s expected to join Utah’s staff as …
UPDATED: Sat., April 6, 2019, 10:35 p.m.
They’ll settle college basketball’s national championship on Monday night in Minneapolis, and it’s entirely possible the winner will score more than 60 points.
Mon., April 1, 2019, 2:52 p.m.
Gonzaga was college basketball’s No. 1 team in offensive efficiency according to the respected Kenpom metric. Texas Tech was No. 1 in defensive efficiency. Only one could go to the …
UPDATED: Sun., March 31, 2019, 9:19 p.m.
They gathered one last time as a team in the locker room. Gonzaga head coach Mark Few knew there was nothing he could say that would mend his players’ broken …
UPDATED: Tue., March 26, 2019, 9:20 p.m.
Down the road, there figures to be an ESPN 30 for 30 on Gonzaga’s rise to national prominence and Mark Few’s probable Hall of Fame coaching career.
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: Mon., March 18, 2019, 11:51 a.m.
Gonzaga’s Rui Hachimura was named first-team All-America by the U.S. Basketball Writers Association and Mark Few is a finalist for the USBWA’s Coach of the Year Award.
UPDATED: Sun., March 17, 2019, 9:58 p.m.
John Blanchette: On a topsy-turvy Selection Sunday, Gonzaga avoids another upset, holding on to No. 1 seed
So in case the Gonzaga Bulldogs still didn’t have that top-line feeling back after Terrible Tuesday, they were given an imprimatur on Selection Sunday. And they had nothing to do …
UPDATED: Fri., March 15, 2019, 9:03 p.m.
As a graduate assistant, Jorge Sanz can be found behind the Gonzaga bench during games and hands-on with the players during practice.
UPDATED: Tue., March 12, 2019, 2:02 p.m.
Gonzaga’s Mark Few, Rui Hachimura and Brandon Clarke and WSU’s Robert Franks earn District IX honors
Mark Few was named District IX Coach of the Year and Rui Hachimura was named the district’s Player of the Year, the U.S. Basketball Writers Association announced.
UPDATED: Mon., March 11, 2019, 10:05 p.m.
Gonzaga’s Mark Few is one of 11 semifinalists for the Naismith Coach of the Year Award.
UPDATED: Sat., March 9, 2019, 10:16 p.m.
He was the hometown hero who became Gonzaga’s first superstar. And now he’s gotten the call to hall.
Fri., March 8, 2019, 5 a.m.
For two-plus decades, the West Coast Conference Tournament has mirrored the WCC regular season. Gonzaga has ruled both, only slightly less so when it comes to the conference tournament.
UPDATED: Thu., March 7, 2019, 7:53 p.m.
Killian Tillie’s recovery took another step forward – actually a number of steps – on Thursday when he practiced with the team for extended minutes.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 27, 2019, 6:22 p.m.
Gonzaga’s Mark Few is one of 15 finalists for the Naismith coach of the year award.
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 12, 2019, 7:37 p.m.
Killian Tillie’s absence is a blow to Gonzaga’s postseason aspirations, but the Zags demonstrated they can play at a high level without the 6-foot-10 forward in the first two months …
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 10, 2019, 5:48 p.m.
The 2017 Gonzaga Bulldogs had it. The 2019 Zags definitely have it through 25 games. Basketball seasons inevitably bring ups and downs. Part of the Zags’ formula for success is …
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 24, 2018, 9:14 p.m.
The junior sports management major still does everything he did before his injury. He hunts – even wears the same ghillie suit he wore that fateful day – fishes, plays …
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 15, 2018, 9:16 p.m.
Gonzaga athletic director Mike Roth isn’t a big fan of traveling, but he is a fan of college basketball history. And learning.
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 12, 2018, 7:19 p.m.
Who is Rui? How an uncatchable fastball turned Gonzaga’s Hachimura from baseball prodigy to potential NBA lottery pick
Looking back, Rui Hachimura is grateful he stayed at Gonzaga through a stressful first year in Spokane.
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 11, 2018, 6:41 p.m.
Gonzaga is only one-third of the way through the regular season, but it has been involved in several of college basketball’s most entertaining games.
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 10, 2018, 8:19 p.m.
Gonzaga coach Mark Few stands by his comments Sunday that he’s disappointed the NCAA hasn’t moved faster with its investigation into college basketball corruption. But the Zags coach was adamant …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 30, 2018, 10:39 p.m.
Gonzaga coach Mark Few appreciates good offense. For the better part of two decades, the Zags have been known for skilled, high-scoring teams. Few’s speaking engagements at various camps and …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 29, 2018, 6:02 p.m.
Almost a year ago to the day, Zach Norvell Jr. was a promising redshirt freshman coming off Gonzaga’s bench and averaging just 11.6 minutes per game. Then Creighton happened. Half …
Sun., Nov. 18, 2018, 5:48 p.m.
Everybody who visits Maui pretty much becomes a fan, but Mark Few might be at the front of the line with his endorsement of the island.
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 11, 2018, 8:01 p.m.
Everything is a work in progress this early in the college basketball season.
Thu., Nov. 1, 2018, 6 a.m.
Josh Perkins doesn’t always tell you how he’s feeling – though he’s routinely a post-game go-to for media – so much as show you. It’s one of the reasons he’ll …
Thu., Nov. 1, 2018, 6 a.m.
John Blanchette: Game that started Gonzaga’s 20-year NCAA Tournament run was part fact, part fiction
But for 20 consecutive years now, a Gonzaga basketball team has been in the NCAA tournament, and nearly as often as not, played into the second weekend.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 6, 2018, 9:04 p.m.
This was Josh Perkins’ fifth Kraziness in the Kennel, but he was probably the most excited Zag on the court Saturday.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 6, 2018, 7:50 p.m.
Jacob Larsen is no longer on the Gonzaga men’s basketball team. Larsen, who saw limited minutes last season as a redshirt freshman, has decided to quit playing basketball and will …