Stories tagged: byu
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 20, 2019
Washington’s young team gets its first exposure to a hostile road environment today on Saturday at BYU after opening the season with three consecutive games at home.
Thu., July 11, 2019
Gonzaga men’s basketball has been selected as one of the recipients of the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) Team Academic Excellence Awards.
UPDATED: Sat., March 16, 2019
Gonzaga closer Alek Jacob fired 3 2/3 shutout innings to earn a lengthy save and help the Bulldogs win the rubber game of a West Coast Conference-opening three-game series 4-2 …
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 4, 2019
As road trips go, it doesn’t get much better than Gonzaga’s excursion last week to Northern California. Not only did the GU women sweep would-be contenders Pacific and Saint Mary’s, …
Mon., Jan. 14, 2019
The Zags (16-1) climbed one spot to 13th in the latest AP Top 25, a week after achieving a school-best ranking in the weekly poll.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 9, 2018
The BYU men’s basketball program was placed on probation for two years and must vacate 47 wins under sanctions imposed Friday by the NCAA in an improper benefits case involving …
Fri., Sept. 28, 2018
Veteran quarterback Tanner Mangum and the BYU Cougars (3-1) have been one of the big surprises during the first month of the regular season. Taking down the Washington Huskies (3-1) …
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 11, 2018
Nine of Gonzaga’s 16 WCC games, including both of its showdowns with Saint Mary’s and BYU, will be televised on ESPN’s family of networks, according to a conference release.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 8, 2018
Gonzaga’s WCC schedule begins with two home games and closes with the last of three Bay Area trips and a regular-season finale against rival Saint Mary’s.
UPDATED: Wed., July 11, 2018
Former Gonzaga guard Jesse Wade announced Thursday he’s transferring to BYU.
UPDATED: Thu., May 31, 2018
Gonzaga will face seven West Coast Conference foes twice and play Portland and Pepperdine once next season under the conference’s new scheduling format.
Sun., Feb. 25, 2018
Gonzaga freshman guard Jesse Wade’s support crew made some noise Saturday among the 18,987 packed inside BYU’s Marriott Center. Wade, a product of nearby Davis High in Kaysville, Utah, estimated …
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 18, 2018
Killian Tillie went for a dunk and the crowd erupted Saturday inside the McCarthey Athletic Center. It served as another example of the type of hustle/winning plays Gonzaga has made …
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 4, 2018
Norvell missed his first seven shots, five from beyond the 3-point arc. There was no reprieve for Norvell at the defensive end as a couple of critical lapses contributed to …
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 26, 2017
WCC play begins Thursday and the top – or cluttered bottom, for that matter – looks no more settled than it did two months ago. Most agree the top two …
Mon., Nov. 27, 2017
Ty Detmer is no longer the offensive coordinator at BYU. The school announced Monday that the 1990 Heisman Trophy winner “has been relieved” of the offensive coordinator role after two …
UPDATED: Sat., April 8, 2017
The season opener was 30 seconds old and Nigel Williams-Goss already had a pair of buckets and Jordan Mathews drilled a 3-pointer.
UPDATED: Wed., March 1, 2017
Gonzaga will find out in the near future if there is such a thing as a good loss, if a loss can somehow prove beneficial in the long run.
Sun., Feb. 26, 2017
Before Saturday, the Zags seemed immune to the wonderful zaniness that is college basketball.
Wed., Feb. 8, 2017
PROVO, Utah – BYU point guard L.J. Rose is scheduled to have surgery Friday to repair a torn meniscus in his right knee. The school said a timeline for his …
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 30, 2017
BYU was one of the last obstacles in Gonzaga’s rise to No. 1 in 2013. The Cougars will be the first test Thursday for the current Zags.
Thu., Dec. 29, 2016
LaVell Edwards, who led BYU to prominence with his pass-happy offenses and ranks as one of the most successful coaches in college football history, has died. He was 86.
Thu., Oct. 20, 2016
Jeremy McNichols scored on a 4-yard run with 10:37 remaining and No. 14 Boise State went on to defeat Brigham Young 28-27 in a nonconference football game on Thursday night.
Thu., May 26, 2016
College roundup: Brandon Bailey’s 17 strikeouts propel Gonzaga into next round of WCC baseball tournament winner’s bracket
Brandon Bailey struck out 17 batters in a complete-game effort, Jeffrey Bohling and Sam Brown drove in all five runs and the Gonzaga Bulldogs defeated the BYU Cougars 5-3 in …
Thu., April 28, 2016
The Gonzaga University baseball team began a series between two teams atop the West Coast Conference standings Thursday night, falling 11-2 to BYU at Miller Field in Provo, Utah.
Tue., March 29, 2016
David Skara sank the tiebreaking 3-pointer with 20 seconds left and Valparaiso held off BYU 72-70 on Tuesday night to reach the championship game of the National Invitation Tournament.
Mon., March 28, 2016
It took a pointed pep talk from coach Steve Fisher to get his San Diego State players focused on the National Invitation Tournament.
Tue., March 22, 2016
Freshman Zac Seljaas made 5 of 6 3-pointers and scored 19 points and BYU used a big second half to beat Creighton 88-82 on Tuesday night in the NIT quarterfinals.
Mon., March 7, 2016
LAS VEGAS – Gonzaga kept its WCC tournament and NCAA tournament hopes alive with a thrilling 88-84 WCC tournament semifinal victory over BYU in an offensive showcase late Monday night …
Sun., March 6, 2016
Sometimes sound effects speak louder than words.