Stories tagged: WCC
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 18, 2019, 6:37 p.m.
Four games into the WCC season it’s apparent opponents are going deeper into the playbook when facing fifth-ranked Gonzaga.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 18, 2019, 5:22 p.m.
Portland has struggled with consistency and rhythm offensively. That includes guard Marcus Shaver Jr., but the 6-foot-2 sophomore is trending up again.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 17, 2019, 10:53 p.m.
Actual human engagement returned to McCarthey Athletic Center on Thursday night, and not a minute too soon.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 17, 2019, 11:03 p.m.
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.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 17, 2019, 10:16 p.m.
Corey Kispert added that he hopes there would be pie, but not just any old Cyrus O’Leary’s type, but specifically some home-baked deliciousness.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 17, 2019, 10:01 p.m.
Shaylee Gonzales scored 17 points and Paisley Johnson made two free throws with 1:02 left for what proved to be the winning points in BYU’s 70-68 win over No. 13 …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 17, 2019, 9:13 p.m.
Key moment, offensive MVP and defensive MVP from Gonzaga’s 73-55 victory over Loyola Marymount at the McCarthey Athletic Center.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 17, 2019, 10:55 p.m.
No matter how you feel about the local broadcast trio who bring Gonzaga’s basketball games into local living rooms, there is something comforting about the continuity of roles.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 17, 2019, 8:16 p.m.
Zach Norvell Jr. scored 17 points and dished out four assists to help No. 5 Gonzaga down Loyola Marymount 73-55 on Thursday at the McCarthey Athletic Center.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 16, 2019, 8:43 p.m.
Gonzaga’s next WCC assignment is against an opponent with a quality point guard, a much-improved big man and a nationally ranked defense.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 16, 2019, 9:01 p.m.
Loyola Marymount’s James Batemon is next up for Gonzaga in a long line of talented guards in the WCC.
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 14, 2019, 9:09 p.m.
It was an eventful week on the court with three teams in the top five, including Gonzaga, involved in tight games before pulling out wins.
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 13, 2019, 6:32 p.m.
At times, it looked like Gonzaga and San Francisco had advance copies of each other’s game plans. The fifth-ranked Zags and Dons put on a show Saturday night, playing to …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 12, 2019, 11:47 p.m.
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: Sat., Jan. 12, 2019, 10:50 p.m.
Key moment, offensive MVP and defensive MVP from Gonzaga’s 96-83 victory over San Francisco at War Memorial Gymnasium
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 12, 2019, 11:43 p.m.
The West Coast Conference’s two best teams, circa 2019, met Saturday night in the University of San Francisco’s venerable War Memorial Gymnasium with the visiting Zags coming out on top, …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 12, 2019, 9:30 p.m.
Brandon Clarke scored 24 points and threw down a massive alley-oop as the exclamation point as fifth-ranked Gonzaga held off upset-minded San Francisco 96-83 on Saturday at Way Memorial Gymnasium.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 12, 2019, 6:21 p.m.
Even during a 26-point win over Portland, the Zags found some teachable moments ahead of next week’s West Coast Conference showdown at BYU.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 11, 2019, 5:48 p.m.
San Francisco (14-2, 2-0) has emerged as Gonzaga’s primary challenger through the season’s first two months. The Dons have an opportunity to show they’re more than just a contender while …
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 11, 2019, 7:13 p.m.
Gonzaga’s Josh Perkins and San Francisco’s Frankie Ferrari have been going at it for years so Saturday’s showdown will be nothing new for the senior point guards.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 10, 2019, 11:10 p.m.
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: Thu., Jan. 10, 2019, 11:16 p.m.
The Pacific Tigers seemed to have one goal Thursday night – and it may not have been to come home with a win.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 10, 2019, 10:32 p.m.
Key moment, offensive MVP and defensive MVP from Gonzaga’s 67-36 victory over Pacific at the McCarthey Athletic Center
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 10, 2019, 11:06 p.m.
Josh Perkins scored 14 points and added six assists as No. 5 Gonzaga used lock-down defense to thump Pacific 67-36 on Thursday at the McCarthey Athletic Center.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 9, 2019, 8:44 p.m.
Gonzaga’s last non-BYU/SMC setback was to San Diego, 69-66, on Feb. 22, 2014, at the Jenny Craig Pavilion. The Zags, including the WCC Tournament, have gone 84-6 since losing to …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 9, 2019, 7 p.m.
Senior guard Roberto Gallinat doesn’t start and doesn’t play the most minutes, but he still leads Pacific in scoring.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 9, 2019, 5:09 p.m.
Gonzaga’s Rui Hachimura on Wednesday made two player of the year midseason watch lists. Hachimura is one of 25 players on the Wooden Award list and one of 30 candidates …
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 7, 2019, 6:49 p.m.
Conference play is taking a toll on several of college basketball’s top teams.Nevada dropped from the ranks of the unbeatens – only three remain – and Kansas lost for the …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 5, 2019, 4:54 p.m.
The Gonzaga women were tested in so many different ways Saturday, but responded with grit, power and waves of energy from the bench in an 88-65 win over Pacific.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 5, 2019, 9:19 p.m.
Recap and highlights: Rui Hachimura leads No. 7 Gonzaga to rout of Santa Clara as Killian Tillie, Geno Crandall return to action
Rui Hachimura scored 25 points and Killian Tillie made his season debut as seventh-ranked Gonzaga routed Santa Clara 91-48 on Saturday at the McCarthey Athletic Center in the Bulldogs’ West …