Stories tagged: zykera rice
UPDATED: Sun., March 29, 2020
Locally: Former Gonzaga standout Zykera Rice earns several honors in first professional season overseas
Impressive. In a word, that describes the rookie professional basketball season of Zykera Rice.
UPDATED: Sat., June 29, 2019
Ex-Gonzaga standouts Rui Hachimura, Josh Perkins, Zykera Rice take in Hoopfest dunk contest as judges
Fans at Hoopfest’s Nike Center Court were treated to a special surprise as four former Gonzaga basketball players took the court Saturday. Rui Hachimura, the ninth overall pick in this …
UPDATED: Thu., April 11, 2019
Gonzaga’s Zykera Rice has been invited to participate in the Seattle Storm’s May 5 training camp in Seattle, becoming the ninth player in program history to either be drafted or …
UPDATED: Fri., March 15, 2019
Big-game showcase: Looking at the 10 most memorable individual efforts from the Gonzaga women’s basketball season
It takes a team to win a championship, but sometimes it takes a big game from the right player at the right time to get them there.
UPDATED: Mon., March 11, 2019
Key moment, offensive MVP and defensive MVP from Gonzaga’s 78-77 victory over Saint Mary’s in the semifinals of the WCC Tournament in Las Vegas.
Fri., March 8, 2019
Can’t miss moments: Win over Stanford, WCC dominance top list of season highlights for Gonzaga women’s basketball
The 14th-ranked Bulldogs finished 16-2 in West Coast Conference play, one game ahead of second-place Brigham Young. The Zags finished 27-3 overall and enter the conference tournament on a four-game …
UPDATED: Tue., March 5, 2019
For the fourth time in her five years in charge of the Gonzaga women’s basketball program, Lisa Fortier is the West Coast Conference Coach of the Year.
UPDATED: Fri., March 1, 2019
Gonzaga seniors Zykera Rice, Chandler Smith and Laura Stockton had perhaps their best combined game of the season on Thursday in a big win over Pepperdine.
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 25, 2019
Three Gonzaga seniors – Laura Stockton, Zykera Rice and Chandler Smith – will play their final games this week at the McCarthey Athletic Center. Unless Gonzaga is seeded in the …
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 28, 2019
It’s halfway through the West Coast Conference women’s season, which would be the perfect time for a breather. No chance of that for Gonzaga, which faces perhaps its toughest road …
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 11, 2019
Last week, Zykera Rice set the record straight about her blue do.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 2, 2019
The start of the New Year also offers the Gonzaga women a chance to finish off some old business against Saint Mary’s.
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 31, 2018
Zykera Rice matched her career high of 23 points on 11-of-12 shooting and No. 17 Gonzaga rolled to its ninth straight win, defeating Pepperdine 79-54 on Monday.
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 19, 2018
Led by the “Splash Sisters,” Mikayla Ferenz and Taylor Pierce, nearly half of Idaho’s field goal attempts are threes as 240 of 519 total field goal attempts are from beyond …
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 28, 2018
It may have been their lowest scoring game of the young season, but the Gonzaga women did just enough to win, defeating Colorado State 50-39.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 13, 2018
Gonzaga women’s basketball coach Lisa Fortier casually chatted with fans before Numerica FanFest on Saturday and took a seat at the scorer’s table for the team scrimmage.
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 2, 2018
Great expectations are the norm every fall at the Kennel. That goes triple for the three senior starters on the Gonzaga women’s team, who also expect to win a third …
Mon., March 12, 2018
If the Gonzaga women were disappointed on Selection Monday, they didn’t show it. The smiles were so wide and the cheers so loud, you’d swear the Zags had just been …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 7, 2018
The Gonzaga women are trending.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 27, 2018
Gonzaga dominated San Francisco in the second and third quarters en route to a 81-57 West Coast Conference women’s basketball victory on Saturday, the 12th consecutive win for the Bulldogs.
Sat., Dec. 30, 2017
Jill Barta had her seventh double-double of the season and Gonzaga defeated Santa Clara 63-51 on Saturday to remain undefeated through two games in West Coast Conference women’s basketball.
Mon., Dec. 18, 2017
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UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 17, 2017
Just before finals week, Gonzaga coach Lisa Fortier sifted through her bench for a bandage against UNLV. With the Zags’ top shooter Jill Barta out with an ankle injury, Fortier …
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 5, 2017
Zykera Rice might be the only one who thinks this is just another ballgame.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 2, 2017
The Northwest Christian players might want to bring crash helmets for Sunday’s game at Gonzaga.
Sat., Nov. 12, 2016
Elle Tinkle wasted no time returning from her season-ending surgery a year ago.
Sat., Feb. 6, 2016
As her three children were frolicking on the court Saturday afternoon, Gonzaga women’s basketball coach Lisa Fortier warmed to the subject of growth spurts.