Posted December 06, 2012 on
PULLMAN -- It was a minor miracle Brock Motum and Kelly Olynyk didn’t head to a UFC-sanctioned cage match instead of meeting with reporters after Gonzaga’s wild 71-69 win Wednesday night at Beasley Coliseum. Sure, it was Pangos who shattered the collective hearts of the 9,367 in attendance with his last second runner, but the pair of big men were the story.
BEST OF MAXIM
Anyone else want to MmmBop Kelly Olynyk in the face this morning?
Good morning and Happy Thursday, Cougs! Some game last night, huh? In case you missed it (or also missed Sean's morning post), the Cougar men's hoopers fell to 10th ranked (!) Gonzaga lastnight 71-69 in front of a rowdy crowd at Beasley Coliseum. I see you, Zzu Cru. You know it was a strange game when it...
PULLMAN – After barely surviving a 71-69 nail-biter before a raucous audience at Beasley Coliseum, the No.10-ranked Gonzaga Bulldogs insisted they were not at all surprised the Cougars, who are predicted to finish 10th in the Pac-12 but instead played like a team headed to the post-season.
Thoughts from Last Night
· It is easy to fall in love with Brock Motum’s scoring ability, but his defense is just too lax to ignore. Kelly Olynyk is certainly skilled enough to put up points for Gonzaga, but most of his 22 2nd half points were unchallenged while Motum was guarding him. Motum has to learn to use his body better, especially...