A pair of losses in the West Coast Conference title games end men's and women's basketball's WCC regular season championship defense. In the afternoon, the women fell to BYU 82-68 and in the evening game the men were shutdown by Saint Mary's 60-47.
Gonzaga men's and women's basketball advance to the WCC Finals on Tuesday, Mar. 12. The women's team beat No. 4 seed Saint Mary's 78-77 in double overtime, and the men's team beat No. 8 seed Pepperdine 100-74 in a Monday sweep.
A well-balanced offensive attack helped Gonzaga men's basketball cruise past WCC tournament Cinderella, Pepperdine 100-74 in the semifinals.
Gonzaga basketball took home five individual awards and nine All-Conference honors when West Coast Conference honors were unveiled Monday.
Last April, Gonzaga University debuted the Volkar Center for Athletic Achievement, a $24 million facility with amenities for athletes. Nearly a year later, athletes are benefitting.
On Valentine’s Day, the Gonzaga women’s basketball team (23-2, 12-1 West Coast Conference) took on San Diego Toreros (8-17, 1-13 WCC).
Podcast host Nash Thompson and sports editor Ian Davis-Leonard discuss the midseason basketball award watch lists, preview the upcoming men's and women's basketball games and tieing-up other loose ends around GU sports.
Podcast host Nash Thompson and sports editor Ian Davis-Leonard discuss GU's need for a track for its athletes, men's and women's basketball's success and how the men would fair against other top 10 ranked teams.
After attending Gonzaga basketball games over winter break, staff writer Karlie Murphy has determined that the McCarthey Athletic Center is lacking when students aren't on campus.
In line with the school's Jesuit values, Gonzaga Athletics provides student-athletes with ample care and respect. Professional sports leagues and teams could learn from the GU way.
Hosts Nash Thompson and Ian Davis-Leonard discuss Gonzaga men's basketball's continued success and the women basketball team earning a spot in the national rankings.
A trio of upperclassmen guards give Gonzaga women's basketball the chance to play faster than ever before. As starting Stockton, Smith and Loera changes the GU offense, their leadership off the court has shape the success of the 2018-19 Zags.
Hosts Nash Thompson and Ian Davis-Leonard recap Gonzaga women's basketball's three wins over Big Sky opponents, the men's matchup against Texas A&M and provide recognition for the many athletes receiving award and honors this week.
In the first game of the 2018-19 men’s basketball season, Gonzaga (1-0) cruised to a 120-79 victory over the Bengals of Idaho State (0-1).
Changes to ticket distribution for men's basketball game include packaging a number of games into a single distribution, an earlier and longer distribution time starting at 5 p.m. and more time to deactivate your ID card.
A stress fracture in the right ankle of Gonzaga men’s basketball junior Killian Tillie will sideline the forward for an estimated eight weeks.
On this episode of Zags on Three, sports editor Jackson Frank joins the podcast to discuss men's and women's basketball to recap Kraziness in the Kennel and prep for Fanfest. The guys also discusses Sophie Whittle's success, the big weekend ahead for GU cross country and more.
Courtesy of opportunities to play on the Japanese national team at the FIBA World Cup Qualifiers and an invitational to the Nike Basketball Academy, Gonzaga men's basketball forward, Rui Hachimura, stepped up his game this summer.
To say the insane wage gap between NBA and WNBA players has to do only with gender would be inappropriate, but to say that it has absolutely nothing to do with gender would be completely off the mark.
Geno Crandall, a former University of North Dakota Fighting Hawk, announced his intentions to transfer to Gonzaga and join the Zags' basketball team.
Gonzaga forward Rui Hachimura announced on Sunday he is returning for his junior season, opting to bypass the 2018 NBA Draft.
On Tuesday, the Gonzaga men's basketball team arrived in Los Angeles for the third round of the NCAA tournament, known as the Sweet 16. Today, the four teams that will compete in the two Sweet 16 games in the West Region participated in press conferences, locker room interviews, and closed 9…
BOISE, Idaho — During the Sweet 16 last year, former Gonzaga men’s basketball player Jordan Matthews made “the shot,” a 3-pointer over a West Virginia defender that sent the Zags to the Elite Eight.
LAS VEGAS — In the semifinal of the West Coast Conference tournament, Gonzaga (29-4, 17-1 WCC) dismantled the Dons of San Francisco (18-15, 9-9 WCC), a team that gave it trouble in both regular season matchups. Backed by four double-digit scoring performances, GU won 88-60 and is now in the …
LAS VEGAS — One scan, maybe even a double take, through Josh Perkins' numbers in Gonzaga's last two games might produce a question.
Students were already bundled up against the cold, waiting in line for tickets to the BYU mens’ basketball game when they received a Twitter alert from Kennel Club on Sunday morning. The tweet changed the traditional ticket process that Zag students are accustomed to.
Silas Melson throws the perfect alley-oop pass to a flying Rui Hachimura, who catches it midair and throws it down. The next offensive play, Zach Novell Jr. knocks down a 3-pointer to bring the Zags within two points of Utah State.
GLENDALE, Ariz. -- Two No. 1 seeds with incredibly different backgrounds, Gonzaga and North Carolina face off for the NCAA Tournament Championship. The Zags are looking for their first title, while the Tar Heels are attempting to win their sixth.
GLENDALE, Ariz. — It’s the day before Gonzaga’s Final Four contest against South Carolina, and a well-intentioned reporter approaches Rem Bakamus. The reporter is asking about Bakamus’ celebrations, bench antics and what it’s like to be in the Final Four — usual questions, but Bakamus isn’t …
Many Gonzaga alumni, students and fans are traveling the 1,381 miles to Phoenix, Arizona to watch the Zags make history. However, many members of the GU community will be in Spokane while they watch the Zags take on the South Carolina Gamecocks.
March Madness is an exciting time for college basketball teams and fans alike. This year ESPN has decided to add an academic spin to the tournament with its new game show called Bracket Genius. This show features undergraduate students from the 16 teams currently left in the men's NCAA Tournament.
Gonzaga defeated Northwestern 79-73 in the second round of the NCAA Tournament. The Zags were up 38-20 at the half, but Northwestern came storming back. The Wildcats could not complete the comeback, and GU advanced to the Sweet 16 for the third year in a row.
LAS VEGAS— After losing their first, and only game of the season to BYU on senior night, the Zags looked to bounce back against Pacific in the quarterfinals of the West Coast Conference Tournament, Saturday at Orleans Arena.
LAS VEGAS — Gonzaga defeated Pacific 91-59 Friday at the Orleans Arena in the quarterfinals of the West Coast Conference Tournament, advancing to play San Francisco Monday at noon in the semifinals. Here are three takeaways from the victory:
The Kennel: Promised land for Gonzaga students and Zags basketball supporters alike. This heralded section of the McCarthey Athletic Center brings energy and excitement to all who enter it. During that two-to three-hour span of basketball, the special environment the Kennel produces is unden…
When he came into work on Monday, Jeff Bunch opened Google Analytics to track university website hits. The web content and communications coordinator for Gonzaga’s Marketing and Communications Department quickly noticed a spike in university website views on Saturday evening during GU’s nati…