Stories tagged: advance
Fri., Feb. 10, 2017
No. 1 Gonzaga (25-0, 13-0 WCC) and No. 20 Saint Mary’s (22-2, 12-1) collide Saturday at McKeon Pavilion with major implications for both teams.
Wed., Feb. 8, 2017
Top-ranked Gonzaga is optimistic it will have its top player, Nigel Williams-Goss, for Thursday’s road game against Loyola Marymount. Williams-Goss practiced Tuesday and Wednesday and is on track to return …
Fri., Feb. 3, 2017
In this season of firsts for the Gonzaga Bulldogs, add a few more. The Zags will play at home as the nation’s No. 1 team for the first time in …
Wed., Feb. 1, 2017
Time for Gonzaga to switch gears.
Fri., Jan. 27, 2017
Gonzaga’s defense isn’t the only unit with a lot of deflections. Head coach Mark Few added a few more following Thursday’s rout over San Diego when asked about the possibility …
Wed., Jan. 25, 2017
Is it a slam-dunk Gonzaga will be ranked No. 1 when the polls are released Monday? Nope. Is it an open 5-footer on the low block that the Zags are …
Sun., Jan. 22, 2017
Time will tell if the scouting reports need updating for Gonzaga and Portland, even though the two teams just met Saturday in Spokane. The teams tangle again Monday at the …
Fri., Jan. 20, 2017
Portland at Gonzaga, two teams speeding in opposite directions, collide Saturday at the McCarthey Athletic Center before squaring off two days later in the rescheduled game in Portland.
Wed., Jan. 18, 2017
Herb Sendek’s background indicates he’s quite familiar with chasing and sometimes catching the traditional powers in a conference. He’s been coach of the year in three different conferences.
Fri., Jan. 13, 2017
Silas Melson didn’t mince words. The Gonzaga junior guard offered a blunt assessment of Saint Mary’s two regular-season wins last year over the Zags, particularly the Gaels’ victory at the …
Wed., Jan. 11, 2017
It’s the game before the game, and that can sound an alarm for worrywart coaches. Gonzaga entertains Loyola Marymount on Thursday at the McCarthey Athletic Center, two days before a …
Fri., Jan. 6, 2017
The Gonzaga Bulldogs sense they’re in the midst of a something special so they’re planning accordingly. “We know that we’re kind of on a special ride a little bit,” junior …
Wed., Jan. 4, 2017
Nearly two months into the season, San Francisco is 11-4 – its best 15-game start since 2000 – and Kyle Smith is an early candidate for WCC Coach of the …
Fri., Dec. 30, 2016
No. 7 Gonzaga (13-0) follows up Thursday’s rout over visiting Pepperdine with a trip to Stockton to face Pacific on Saturday, the first of GU’s five split weeks with one …
Wed., Dec. 28, 2016
It looked like one of the better matchups on the WCC schedule. Two months ago.
Tue., Dec. 20, 2016
Gonzaga has one obstacle standing in the way of an unbeaten run through its non-conference schedule and making some history in the process.
Sat., Dec. 17, 2016
The rematch of last year’s Battle in Seattle between No. 8 Gonzaga and Tennessee is Sunday at Bridgestone Arena, home of the NHL’s Nashville Predators. Nashville is roughly 185 miles …
Fri., Dec. 9, 2016
Akron is on Gonzaga’s schedule for a reason.
Tue., Dec. 6, 2016
Nigel Williams-Goss, Gonzaga guard by way of transfer from the University of Washington, understands what all the fuss is about.
Fri., Dec. 2, 2016
Gonzaga has been here before. So has Arizona.
Wed., Nov. 30, 2016
There was a simple reason Gonzaga coach Mark Few had freshmen forwards Zach Collins and Killian Tillie on the floor in crunch time against Iowa State.
Sat., Nov. 26, 2016
The stat sheet, eye test and scouting report state the obvious.
Thu., Nov. 24, 2016
Florida is Gonzaga’s assignment in the AdvoCare Invitational semifinals but it could pass for a March matchup.
Wed., Nov. 23, 2016
Gonzaga’s schedule, according to coach Mark Few, is about to “amp up.”
Thu., Nov. 17, 2016
Gonzaga’s 2-0 start has produced several positive indicators beyond the box scores.
Sun., Nov. 13, 2016
The college basketball season is all of one game old for Gonzaga and San Diego State. Must be time for a showdown.
Sat., Nov. 5, 2016
Gonzaga sophomore guard Josh Perkins will miss Saturday’s exhibition game against West Georgia and the season opener Friday against Utah Valley, the school announced.