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UPDATED: Wed., April 8, 2020

Newest Zag Aaron Cook well aware of Gonzaga’s recent success with grad transfer guards

One of the reasons Cook picked Gonzaga is because of the program’s successful track record with grad transfers, which is somewhat similar to the Zags’ proven blueprint developing international big …


UPDATED: Thu., March 12, 2020

Gonzaga players coming to grips with abrupt end to their season

As tough as that is to hear for the Zags’ fan base, imagine being one of the players on a 31-2 team that was considered one of the favorites to …


UPDATED: Tue., March 3, 2020

Gonzaga’s Filip Petrusev named WCC player of year, joins Corey Kispert, Killian Tillie as first-team selections

Gonzaga’s Filip Petrusev was named WCC Player of the Year, becoming the first sophomore to win the award since 1981.


Humor, upbeat personality have been best medicine for Gonzaga senior Killian Tillie

Gonzaga’s Killian Tillie acknowledges all of his injuries from the past four years have been a “pain in the butt,” but thankfully his funny bone has been immune.


Admon Gilder, Ryan Woolridge make most of one season at Gonzaga

Admon Gilder, Ryan Woolridge and Killian Tillie got a head start on Senior Night with their families already in town for Thursday night’s blowout win over San Diego.


UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 25, 2020

Where Gonzaga rates in the chase for WCC’s individual awards

This season? Gonzaga (27-2, 13-1 WCC) is on pace for another outright conference title, but there doesn’t appear to be any locks as far as projecting individual awards winners. The …


UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 9, 2020

Gonzaga rewind: Killian Tillie puts hurt on Gaels in return from ankle injury

The smooth senior forward connected on 7 of 10 shots, three 3-pointers and scored 19 points – at 50% to 60% of full strength coming off a sprained ankle, in …


UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 29, 2020

Gonzaga-Santa Clara key matchup: Trey Wertz is a singular concern for Zags

We went with forward Josip Vrankic two weeks ago when these teams met, so we’re going in a different direction with Trey Wertz for the rematch.


UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 28, 2020

Point guard Ryan Woolridge forges unique career path to Gonzaga

It involved fortuitous timing, something that hasn’t always worked in Woolridge’s favor. Name an obstacle and Woolridge has probably faced it – all of which explains why he admittedly plays …


Gonzaga’s Corey Kispert named WCC player of the week

Gonzaga junior wing Corey Kispert was named WCC player of the week after averaging 17.5 points in two victories last week.


UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 3, 2020

Gonzaga-Pepperdine key matchup: Quality point guards Colbey Ross, Ryan Woolridge collide

Pepperdine’s Colbey Ross, a first-team, All-WCC selection last year, and grad transfer Ryan Woolridge, who continues to come up big when Gonzaga needs it most, is a must-watch matchup.


UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 31, 2019

Gonzaga rewind: Coach Mark Few wants Gonzaga to be No. 1 in more ways than one

It’s Killian Tillie’s fourth rodeo, and the third for Corey Kispert, Filip Petrusev and Joel Ayayi, though they’re in different roles this season. So roughly half of the eight-man rotation …


UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 31, 2019

Gonzaga’s Ryan Woolridge named WCC player of the week

Gonzaga point guard Ryan Woolridge has been named the West Coast Conference Player of the Week.


UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 30, 2019

Gonzaga-Detroit Mercy key matchup: Scoring machine Antoine Davis tests Ryan Woolridge

Gonzaga is heavily favored against Detroit Mercy, but the game offers at least one intriguing subplot: Sophomore guard Antoine Davis is one of the nation’s most prolific scorers.


UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 22, 2019

Gonzaga rewind: Ryan Woolridge makes long-distance connection against sagging defenses

Opponents are emptying the defensive playbook at Gonzaga, trying to deal with the Zags’ size, balance, transition game and ability to get to the free-throw line. Eastern Washington head coach …


UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 13, 2019

Gonzaga-Arizona key matchup: Ryan Woolridge draws another tough matchup against Nico Mannion

A big game calls for a bonus key matchup.


UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 9, 2019

Gonzaga rewind: Anton Watson makes speedy return from ‘bad’ ankle sprain

Watson returned to the court for limited duty in the Zags’ 83-76 road win over Washington on Sunday with mom and dad in the stands, roughly a week and a …


UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 8, 2019

Gonzaga-Washington: 3 keys to the Bulldogs’ 83-76 victory over the Huskies

Offensive MVP, defensive MVP and key moment from Gonzaga’s win against Washington in Seattle.


UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 4, 2019

Gonzaga-Texas Southern key matchup: Ryan Woolridge draws another challenging assignment in Tigers point guard Tyrik Armstrong

Texas Southern point guard Tyrik Armstrong has reached double figures in all seven games.


Gonzaga-Michigan key matchup: Point guards Ryan Woolridge, Zavier Simpson in spotlight

Zavier Simpson was outstanding in Michigan’s first five games. He entered Thursday’s game leading the nation at 9.8 assists. He contributes 12.2 points per game but makes 60.4% of his …


Gonzaga-Oregon key matchup: Senior guard Payton Pritchard steers Ducks’ offense

Gonzaga will have its hands full with every matchup against an athletic Oregon squad in the Battle 4 Atlantis semifinals Thursday, but senior point guard Payton Pritchard leads the Ducks …


UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 20, 2019

Gonzaga rewind: Mavericks’ plan made Zags work for win

UT Arlington coach Chris Ogden needs no introduction to Gonzaga’s program. The second-year coach’s team lined up against the Zags a year ago, and the Mavericks lost by 34 points. …


UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 19, 2019

Gonzaga-Texas Arlington: 3 keys to the Bulldogs’ victory over the Mavericks

Offensive MVP, defensive MVP and key moment from Gonzaga’s 72-66 win against UT Arlington.


UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 17, 2019

Gonzaga’s handiwork on boards helps build 4-0 start

But perhaps the most important stat thus far is the rebounding numbers. The Zags are plus-17.8 per game, a gaudy number no matter the level of competition.


UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 15, 2019

Gonzaga-Texas A&M: 3 keys to the Bulldogs’ 79-49 victory over the Aggies

Offensive MVP, defensive MVP and key moment from Gonzaga’s win over Texas A&M at Reed Arena in College Station, Texas.


UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 14, 2019

Admon Gilder, Gonzaga’s Texas trio excited for trip to home state to face Texas A&M Aggies

Gilder is excited about facing Texas A&M, where he spent the previous four years of his career, but Gonzaga’s senior guard is off-the-charts amped to see his young daughter for …


UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 9, 2019

Gonzaga-Arkansas-Pine Bluff: 3 keys to the Bulldogs’ victory over the Golden Lions

Offensive MVP, defensive MVP and key moment from Gonzaga’s 110-60 victory against Arkansas-Pine Bluff at the McCarthey Athletic Center in Spokane.


UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 8, 2019

Key matchup: Arkansas-Pine Bluff’s Shaun Doss, Gonzaga’s Ryan Woolridge have clashed before

Zags guard Ryan Woolridge faced UAPB last year when he was playing for North Texas. Woolridge had six points, seven rebounds and five assists in a 77-66 win. Shaun Doss …


UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 5, 2019

Gonzaga-Alabama State key matchup: Clash of speedy point guards

Jacoby Ross is the shortest player on Alabama State’s roster and he’s not listed as a probable starter against Gonzaga, but the 5-foot-9, 180-pound junior should see plenty of court …


Frighteningly young: Talented group of Gonzaga newcomers tackle swift learning curve

“We’re really counting on those two grad transfers,” Few said of the likely starting backcourt duo. And the Zags are counting on contributions of varying degrees from at least three …