Stories tagged: assistant coach
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 14, 2020
First-year Gonzaga assistant Roger Powell Jr. is proficient at key tasks, but he’s also capable of adding a personal touch. He can compile scouting reports and then suit up and …
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 3, 2019
The longtime Gonzaga assistant basketball coach has guided the program’s global recruiting, one of the driving forces in the Zags’ rise as a national power.
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 27, 2019
Stephen Gentry is leaving his role as Gonzaga’s director of operations to reunite with his former boss Brad Underwood at Illinois.
UPDATED: Thu., July 25, 2019
Gonzaga’s Mark Few will serve as an assistant coach for USA Basketball’s select team, a 13-player squad that will train with and help the national team prepare for the FIBA …
UPDATED: Thu., May 30, 2019
Gonzaga knows it’ll play seven conference foes twice and two opponents just once under the WCC’s new scheduling system.
UPDATED: Wed., April 17, 2019
Gonzaga appears to have found a replacement for assistant coach Donny Daniels, who is leaving the program after nine seasons. The Zags are expected to hire former Vanderbilt associate head …
UPDATED: Tue., April 16, 2019
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: Tue., March 5, 2019
Gonzaga’s Donny Daniels is one of 12 slated for induction to the A STEP UP Assistant Coaches Hall of Fame inaugural 2019 class.
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 23, 2018
Some Gonzaga basketball players probably set sprinting records dashing through the airport early Saturday morning to catch flights home. But several Zags, including four international players, won’t get called for …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 22, 2018
Four Zags – Rui Hachimura, Killian Tillie, Zach Norvell Jr. and Brandon Clarke – have tested the NBA waters after the program’s second trip to the Final Four in three …
UPDATED: Fri., May 19, 2017
John Jakus wasn’t looking for a job and didn’t even have a resume. Turns out he didn’t need one.
Thu., Jan. 16, 2014
Through eye contact, a gesture or just familiarity, basketball teammates occasionally communicate on the court without saying a word. Sometimes the same thing happens in administrative offices.