Stories tagged: gamer
UPDATED: Mon., March 25, 2019, 11:13 p.m.
Once again, Oregon State found a way – and the Gonzaga women are finding their way home after a remarkable season. In a game that wasn’t decided until the final …
UPDATED: Sat., March 23, 2019, 8:39 p.m.
Zykera Rice scored 18 points and Katie Campbell added 15 as the Gonzaga women defeated Little Rock 68-51 in a first-round NCAA Tournament game Saturday afternoon at Gill Coliseum.
UPDATED: Thu., March 21, 2019, 10:38 p.m.
Analysis: ‘Old Zags are back’ as Gonzaga dominates Fairleigh Dickinson at both ends of the court in NCAA Tournament opener
There was no Saint Mary’s hangover, no sweating out a 1-vs.-16-seed opener the way the Zags experienced in 2013 against Southern. There was top-seeded Gonzaga’s 87-49 runaway Thursday that broke …
UPDATED: Wed., March 13, 2019, 11:50 p.m.
They peaked in the desert nearly a month ago, beating Arizona State and Arizona with fluid ball movement, consistent shot-making from almost everyone in the rotation and sturdy defense.
UPDATED: Tue., March 12, 2019, 11:14 p.m.
Gonzaga’s offense, a record-setting cornerstone throughout the season, labored through a miserable night, setting a handful of records at the opposite end of the spectrum.
UPDATED: Tue., March 12, 2019, 7:50 p.m.
Brenna Chase poured in 25 points, including seven 3-pointers, as second-seeded BYU downed top-seeded Gonzaga 82-68 to win the WCC Tournament title on Tuesday at the Orleans Arena.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 21, 2019, 11:14 p.m.
Second-ranked Gonzaga had one of its patented offensive explosions, scoring on nine consecutive possessions late in the first half to spark a 92-64 blowout over Pepperdine in front of a …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 14, 2019, 11:28 p.m.
The third-ranked Zags rode another big scoring night from forward tandem Rui Hachimura and Brandon Clarke to a hard-fought 73-60 victory Thursday at Gersten Pavilion.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 14, 2019, 10 p.m.
The Gonzaga women are cruising to another West Coast Conference title, but they’re not driving while distracted.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 9, 2019, 11:34 p.m.
There was that point late in the first half when Gonzaga took balanced offense to an extreme.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 7, 2019, 11:06 p.m.
The fourth-ranked Zags notched their 13th straight win with another solid all-around performance, but this one was more impressive in one sense: Gonzaga took apart San Francisco, a team considered …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 2, 2019, 10:06 p.m.
Gonzaga didn’t have its trademark balanced scoring Saturday against San Diego. The Zags had something just as effective: A nearly unstoppable Rui Hachimura to offset Toreros’ scoring machine Isaiah Pineiro …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 31, 2019, 11:03 p.m.
There was an echo inside the Marriott Center, but it was a soft one.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 30, 2019, 10:13 p.m.
It was supposed to be UCLA’s superior length and off-the-charts athleticism agitating Washington State Wednesday evening.
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, 10:01 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: 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: 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: Sat., Jan. 5, 2019, 11:12 p.m.
A rare one-and-done for the Seattle Seahawks in the NFL playoffs. A first for Russell Wilson.
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 31, 2018, 10:10 p.m.
Rui Hachimura needed only to look into the crowd to find extra motivation Monday. The junior forward’s mom, sister and mom’s friend traveled from Japan to watch Hachimura’s last two …
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 29, 2018, 12:01 a.m.
It was something they’d become obsessed with this month.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 28, 2018, 10:57 p.m.
No. 7 Gonzaga opened up against North Alabama with a run that just kept going. It lasted most of the first half and produced basketball scores rarely seen, such as …
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 20, 2018, 5:33 p.m.
This didn’t look anything like Gonzaga’s first eight games of the season. Or its last four victories against cross-state rival Washington. But it was still effective.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 1, 2018, 10:27 p.m.
Eastern Washington turns to defense, special teams in FCS playoff-opening victory over Nicholls State
Linebacker Ketner Kupp’s 95-yard interception return in the final minutes put an exclamation point on the rout.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 1, 2018, 7:07 p.m.
Zach Norvell Jr. insists there isn’t a switch attached to his jersey, one he seemingly flips to turn a miserable first half into a memorable second. The sophomore wing has …
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 26, 2018, 10:48 p.m.
It took some effort to muster concerns Monday night against overmatched North Dakota State, but Gonzaga has experience lulls following Thanksgiving week tournaments. Reaching deep into the wayback machine, the …
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 21, 2018, 5:47 p.m.
TV Take: Defense down the stretch gives Gonzaga perfect ending to Maui Invitational with title win over Duke
This is what everybody wanted, right? No. 1 Duke versus No. 3 Gonzaga for the championship of the best early-season tournament of the year, the Maui Invitational. And the game …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 20, 2018, 11:44 p.m.
In normal circumstances, there might be occasion to bask in the glow of Tuesday’s 91-74 sprint past Arizona a smidgen longer – just to appreciate the fulfillment of taking something …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 20, 2018, 11:49 p.m.
Every bucket – and there was an endless supply of them for Gonzaga in the second half – brought a louder roar than the one before.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 20, 2018, 11:45 p.m.
TV Take: Duo of Jay Bilas, Dan Schulman doesn’t miss much in Gonzaga’s comeback win over Arizona at Maui Invitational
Every great comeback consists of two parts. There is the building of a deficit, the mistakes, the shortcomings, whatever goes wrong to build a hill to scramble over. And there …