Gonzaga's Karnowski takes blame after loss

Przemek Karnowski made a harsh admission after losing the national championship game on Monday night.Karnowski, Gonzaga’s big man, was just 1-for-8 in the 71-65 loss to North Carolina. He missed many baskets from mere feet away from the hoop and knows he could have done better.The 7-foot-1 center took a big part of the blame for not delivering in the title game: There’s no denying...
Via Larry Brown Sports
24 days ago  |  Discuss

5 biggest takeaways from the national championship game

North Carolina defeated Gonzaga 71-66 in a contested championship game Monday night, winning the title a year after coming up short in heartbreaking fashion. With the college basketball season now behind us, here are five things that were made evident over the season’s final 40 minutes.1) This was an ugly, ugly second halfThe 2017 championship game will not go down in history as...
Via Larry Brown Sports
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Przemek Karnowski receives pregame shoutout from Polish embassy

Przemek Karnowski’s countrymen are rallying around him prior to Monday night’s national championship game.In the hours before tipoff, the Polish embassy in the United States sent a tweet wishing luck to Karnowski and his Gonzaga Bulldogs. They get bonus points for the Karnowski-themed “Go Zags” beards as well. We saw just how important the fifth-year center was to the Bulldogs...
Via Larry Brown Sports
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Gonzaga's Karnowski leaves game after taking shot to eye

Przemek Karnowski left Saturday’s Final Four game for Gonzaga against South Carolina in the first half after taking a shot to the face, which resulted in his right eye being injured.Karnowski was going up for a shot and got swatted in the face, causing him to hit the ground: CBS later reported that Karnowski told the trainer he was having trouble focusing his right eye after being...
Via Larry Brown Sports
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Funny photo shows Przemek Karnowski, Ryan Edwards towering over female reporter

Gonzaga has a pair of seven-footers — Ryan Edwards and Przemek Karnowski — on their team, which is one of the reasons they’re so great defensively. A female reporter recently interviewed them, and the twin towers made her look a bit small. Check out the photo, courtesy of Redditor u/marsmedia. She was nearly half their size! [H/T: Reddit]
Via The Sports Daily
March 28, 2017  |  Discuss

Gonzaga loses big man Przemek Karnowski to season-ending back surgery

Gonzaga suffered a big loss just before the start of a brand new calendar year. Center Przemek Karnowski will miss the remainder of the season so he can undergo season-ending back surgery. Jim Meehan of the Spokesman-Review reported the news first, via Twitter, on Thursday afternoon. Karnowski has been out of action all month, with his last appearance on the court coming on November...
Via The Comeback
December 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Gonzaga’s Przemek Karnowski Tweets In His Native Polish That He’s Still Undecided On The NBA

In the past few days, numerous college basketball players nationwide have announced whether they’ll be turning pro or returning to school for another season. Prospects have until April 26 to declare for the draft, and some are still struggling with the decision. Gonzaga junior center Przemek Karkwwski is one of those guys. He tweeted today in his native Polish that he is still...
Via College Spun
April 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Gonzaga Basketball: Expectations for 2014-15 season

There are a lot of high hopes for Gonzaga basketball this coming season. It is one of the first seasons in some time where Gonzaga has had a really impressive recruiting class, and a challenging schedule where all of the players can show their skills. All Zag fans should start getting ready for the season, because this could be the best one the Zags have ever had. Players Who...
July 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Gonzaga Basketball: Potential 2015 draft players

Gonzaga basketball is looking to have a fantastic 2014-2015 season. They recruited well, scheduled well, and kept existing players on track. This upcoming season shows promise for the Zags, and they are already predicted to be a Top 25 team. Przemek Karnowski, Kevin Pangos, and Kyle Wiltjer will hopefully be part of the success that is expected to come from Gonzaga. These three...
July 17, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Memphis point guard blocks 7-foot-1 opponent at rim

Joe Jackson is 6’1”. Przemek Karnowski is 7’1”. Who ever said that size matters?! I hope that Jackson makes it to the NBA next year so that we can see him participate in the Dunk Competition one day. Such a talented athlete. [.GIFDSPORTS] The post Joe Jackson comes up with ridiculous block on Gonzaga’s Przemek Karnowski appeared first on Diehardsport.
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February 08, 2014  |  Discuss

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