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Olynyk’s ‘perfect storm’

For months the popular question for coach Mark Few was, “Is this the best team you’ve had at Gonzaga?” The last several weeks that question has been replaced by another: …


Blanchette: ‘New’ Zag an amazing revelation

Recruit- ing’s impact on college basketball can never be understated. Even plugging in just one player can make an incredible difference. Like the new 7-footer Gonzaga has this year.


Few turns into a juggler

Gonzaga men’s basketball coach Mark Few has every intention of utilizing four talented front-court players, but juggling the playing time probably isn’t quite as simple as it sounds. Take Saturday’s …


Gonzaga completes grueling road trip with hard-fought victory

SANTA CLARA, Calif. – Seven days, more than 3,500 air miles, four different hotels, three opponents with a combined record of 30-9. And three large wins.


Zags take Santa Clara’s best shot, win 81-74

Seven days, more than 3,500 air miles, four different hotels, three opponents with a combined record of 30-9. And three large wins.


Zags grind out victory in WCC opener at Pepperdine

MALIBU, Calif. – Add Pepperdine’s quaint Firestone Fieldhouse to the list of WCC venues that seem to give the Gonzaga men’s basketball team trouble. The 10th-ranked Bulldogs, outplayed most of …


Cowboys corralled

STILLWATER, Okla. – It was a thrilling finish worth reliving, and the Gonzaga Bulldogs were doing just that in the locker room. Kevin Pangos described the start of the play …


Olynyk dominates inside, leads Zags over K-State in ‘Battle’

SEATTLE – Prior to the Battle in Seattle, Gonzaga held a prelude during the week: Battles in Practice. The Bulldogs, stung by their first defeat of the season last week …


UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 15, 2012

Olynyk leads Zags over K-State

Kelly Olynyk dominated inside with 20 points and No. 14 Gonzaga rebounded from its first loss of the season with an impressive 68-52 win over Kansas State on Saturday night.


GU’s Olynyk sharp in first game back

Prior to the Old Spice Classic, the last time Kelly Olynyk played in an official Gonzaga basketball game was during a loss to BYU in Denver at the 2011 NCAA …


GU’s Olynyk sharp in first game back

Prior to the Old Spice Classic, the last time Kelly Olynyk played in an official Gonzaga basketball game was during a loss to BYU in Denver at the 2011 NCAA …


Gonzaga gets Olynyk back against Clemson

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. – Gonzaga’s depth just got deeper. The Bulldogs welcome back 7-foot junior forward Kelly Olynyk to face a Clemson squad tonight whose top two scorers are …


Gonzaga gets Olynyk back against Clemson

Gonzaga’s depth just got deeper. The Bulldogs welcome back 7-foot junior forward Kelly Olynyk to face a Clemson squad Thursday night whose top two scorers are interior players.


Blanchette: GU’s Karnowski shows early flair

Sometime after Gonzaga’s piñata-ing of Northwest Nazarene reached the 40-point threshold Saturday night, Przemek Karnowski found himself with the basketball in the low post, and instinctively scanned the floor for …


Gonzaga cruises in exhibition

Numerous Gonzaga men’s basketball players insisted throughout the preseason that if they weren’t getting the job done, another man was waiting to take their place. In Saturday’s exhibition game, five …


Zags not out of their depth

Gonzaga’s season opener is nearly three weeks away but the Bulldogs’ considerable depth is already being put to the test. The public had their first opportunity to see the men’s …


Zags trio in line to redshirt

Gonzaga’s coaching staff and junior forward Kelly Olynyk discussed the possibility of redshirting numerous times. Then they talked some more. After careful deliberation, they reached a decision: It’s in Olynyk’s …


Gonzaga redshirts looking at bright side

Gonzaga’s coaching staff and junior forward Kelly Olynyk discussed the possibility of redshirting numerous times. Then they talked some more. After careful deliberation, they reached a decision: It’s in Olynyk’s …


Praise for Gonzaga’s Gray the thespian

Steven Gray showed off his quick wit when asked to review the six-show run of “Romeo and Juliet” at the Magnuson Theatre on the Gonzaga campus. “People stayed through intermission, …