GONZAGA BULLDOGS NEWS

Gonzaga lands Vanderbilt transfer Eric McClellan

It would appear that the Bulldogs roster is finally complete for the upcoming season. Ex-Vanderbilt guard Eric McClellan announced his intention to join the Gonzaga Bulldogs on Sunday, Jon Rothstein with CBS Sports reported. The news trickled in over the weekend, because McClellan must be one of the few people not aware that a lot of attention is focused on that thing known as...
Via Pro Sports Daily
June 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Ex-Sweet 16 guard Goodson says Packers got draft-day steal

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Just over five years ago, football was the furthest thing from Demetri Goodson's mind. Though he's now a Green Bay Packers rookie cornerback, Goodson was making a name for himself as a basketball player back in March 2009. Goodson was at the forefront of memorable March Madness moments that year. As a backup for the Gonzaga Bulldogs, Goodson had the ball...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
May 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Gonzaga Bulldogs Loading Up for 2014 Season

The NCAA version of free agency has been good to the Gonzaga Bulldogs. USC Leading scorer, Byron Wesley decided to transfer away from the Trojans after the 2013-14 season and chose Gonzaga as his next stomping ground. Wesley joins top 50 recruit, Josh Perkins and former Kentucky Forward, Kyle Wiltjer as newcomers to Gonzaga’s lineup for the upcoming season. Gonzaga returns...
Via Universal Takeover Sports Network
May 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Gonzaga Bulldogs Loading Up for 2014 Season

The NCAA version of free agency has been good to the Gonzaga Bulldogs. USC Leading scorer, Byron Wesley decided to transfer away from the Trojans after the 2013-14 season and chose Gonzaga as his next stomping ground. Wesley joins top 50 recruit, Josh Perkins and former Kentucky Forward, Kyle Wiltjer as newcomers to Gonzaga’s lineup for the upcoming season. Gonzaga returns...
Via Universal Takeover Sports Network
May 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Gonzaga’s Gerard Coleman to transfer for senior year

Gerard Coleman is on the move again. The former Providence guard will leave Gonzaga after playing for the Zags for one season, according to a report from Jim Meehan of the Spokesman-Review. Coleman averaged 13.2 points as a sophomore with the Friars, but after sitting out the 2012-2013 season as a redshirt, he could never find a way into the Gonzaga rotation as a junior. He averaged...
Via Pro Sports Daily
May 12, 2014  |  Discuss

BREAKING: Green Bay Packers select Demetri Goodson ,CB, Baylor 197

Analysis: Relatively inexperienced, Goodson played basketball at Gonzaga before transferring to Baylor. At 5’11″, 194, Goodson has good size, but he also has durability concerns, missing most of both the 2011 and 2012 seasons with various injuries. When he was healthy last year, he was play maker for the Bears, Intercepting 3 passes and defending 13 more. He also has experience...
Via Packers Talk Radio Network
May 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Standout Euro Domantas Sabonis signs with Gonzaga

The Gonzaga Bulldogs notched easily one of the most intriguing signings during college basketball’s early signing period on Thursday, as 6′-10″ Domantas Sabonis, who is currently playing for a professional team in Spain, signed a letter of intent for Gonzaga. Sabonis is the son of long-time Portland Trail Blazers center Arvydas Sabonis, and still only 17 years old. ...
Via Hoopniks
April 18, 2014  |  Discuss

UW 7, Gonzaga 1

SEATTLE - Washington capitalized on a throwing error to score four unearned runs in the bottom of the third inning and went on to beat the Gonzaga Bulldogs 7-1 in a non conference game at rainy Husky Ballpark on Tuesday night.
Via washington.scout.com
March 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Andrew Catalon and CBS speak out on NCAA Tournament “mistake”

Andrew Catalon announced his first NCAA Tournament for CBS this weekend.  Also known as the voice of curling during NBC’s coverage of the Winter Olympics, Catalon has been named by this site and many other media observers as one of the top young announcers in the industry.  However, he found his name in the headlines for the wrong reasons after his first day calling the tournament...
Via Awful Announcing
March 24, 2014  |  Discuss

2014 March Madness: Gonzaga Vs. Arizona – Game Time, TV Schedule, Announcers, Line, Predictions

Twitter/@SInow The Gonzaga Bulldogs are coming off an impressive victory over Oklahoma State in their first game of the tournament. Their next opponent is the Pac-12 champion Arizona Wildcats. The 1-seed ‘Cats held off Weber State on their route to the round of 32. For more on Gonzaga and Arizona click here. A printable bracket, if you still need one, can be found here. Date: Sunday...
Via College Spun
March 22, 2014  |  Discuss

CBS Andrew Catalon Apologizes for “Hack-a-Polack” Comment (Video)

After Oklahoma State on Friday continued to foul Gonzaga’s center and Poland native Przemek Karnowski, CBS announcer Andrew Catalon called it a “Hack-a-Polack.” Catalon issued an apology later on. [LostLettermen]
Via BlackSportsOnline
March 22, 2014  |  Discuss

CBS Announcer Andrew Catalon is Sincerely Sorry for Calling you a 'Polack'

CBS announcer Andrew Catalon wants to 'sincerely apologize for my poor choice of words and insensitive remark during the Gonzaga-Oklahoma St game.' Catalon described fouling Przemek Karnowski as “Hack-a-Polack” and later apologized on the air. [Awful Announcing]Up next? A line of 'How does a Polish guy blow a layup?' joke books.Mr. @AndrewCatalon has just apologized...
Via Bob's Blitz
March 22, 2014  |  Discuss

What in the World is Oklahoma State's Marcus Smart Doing?

What in the world is Marcus Smart doing here? Did he forget he was in a basket ball game? Is this some sort of failed ballet move? The man has a reputation for flopping, but can you really call this a flop? Whatever it was, it ended getting him a foul after he hit Gonzaga's Gary Bell Jr. during his crazy follow through.I'm not sure what's  funnier though--the fact that...
Via FatManWriting
March 22, 2014  |  Discuss

CBS’ Andrew Catalon apologizes after “Hack-a-Polack” Comment of Gonzaga’s Przemek Karnowski

I’m sure CBS announcer Andrew Catalon wishes he could take back his comment about Gonzaga’s center Przemek Karnowski. With Gonzaga up and Oklahoma State resorting to fouling, Karnowski, a Polish native and 50% free-throw shooter, Catalon dropped the comment that OK State was going for the “Hack-a-Polack” strategy. To make matters worse, his color-commenting partner, Mike...
Via Diehardsport
March 22, 2014  |  Discuss

CBS broadcaster calls Gonzaga player a 'Polack'

SAN DIEGO (AP) A CBS announcer has apologized to a Polish-born Gonzaga player for using a derogatory term while describing the defense Oklahoma State was using against Przemek Karnowski.
Via FOXSports.com
March 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Announcer Andrew Catalon apologizes for ‘Hack-a-Polack’ comment (Video)

CBS announcer Andrew Catalon apologized twice during the ending of the Gonzaga-Oklahoma State game for referring to the Cowboys’ strategy of fouling a Zags player as a “Hack-a-Polack” plan. The Cowboys were fouling Gonzaga’s Przemek Karnowski (pictured) late in the game to try and close the 10-point margin. In an off-the-cuff remark, Catalon called it […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
March 21, 2014  |  Discuss

GoPokes TV: Phil Forte

Phil Forte is looking forward to Friday's game against Gonzaga and senior guard David Stockton, the son of NBA Hall of Famer John Stockton.
Via oklahomastate.scout.com
March 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Gonzaga’s Kevin Pangos pushes on, despite injuries

Today, all is sunny in the Gonzaga constellation. The Zags are in their accustomed spot in the NCAA tournament, about to play Oklahoma State on Friday for the right to keep suiting up in San Diego. Soon, though, their run will end, and perhaps then it will be more piercing — how much better it could have all been with a healthy Kevin Pangos. As the team bus idled last week outside...
Via Pro Sports Daily
March 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Takeaways from a worrisome WCC Tourney run for Zags

Gonzaga’s three games this season against Saint Mary’s have been its three least interesting games of the season. GU fans wouldn’t have it any other way. Really, the only highlight of Monday night’s WCC semifinal was the emergence of David Stockton — who I have christened with the superhero moniker, SuperStocks. The next most exciting parts of the game were my mom’s...
Via Pro Sports Daily
March 19, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Gonzaga Guard David Stockton Makes Short Guys Everywhere Proud

Having a famous basketball player for a dad has to be kind of cool, but for one thing--expectations. For Gonzaga senior David Stockton the expectations are pretty high. His dad is former Utah Jazz great John Stockton. Like dear ole' Dad he is not as tall as your average college player, but that didn't stop him from going airborne to deny a BYU lay-up.Yeah, so the BYU player...
Via FatManWriting
March 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Gonzaga Wins WCC Tournament, Sam Dower Named MVP

Gonzaga defeated BYU 75-64 to win the 2014 West Coast Conference Tournament. Sam Dower was named Tournament MVP and was joined on the All-Tournament Team by Cole Dickerson, Tyler Haws and Kyle Collinsworth.
Via RealGM
March 12, 2014  |  Discuss

John Stockton's 5-foot-11 son David makes amazing block

David Stockton definitely did not get this talent from his pops. Gonzaga defeated BYU, 75-64, on Tuesday night where John Stockton’s son showed a side of his game we haven’t seen. When BYU guard Anson Winder drove to the basket and attempted a layup, he was denied with authority by the 5’11″ Stockton. The senior guard should have really finished his impressive defensive play...
Via Next Impulse Sports
March 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Gonzaga men roll past BYU to win WCC tournament

Gonzaga blew Brigham Young’s doors off in the early going, then held on through some fragile moments late in the second half and won the West Coast Conference men’s basketball title, 75-64, here Tuesday night. It gives the Zags a 16th straight NCAA tournament appearance. Gonzaga (28-6) got out early, led by 17 at half and built the lead to 20 with 13:42 left, at which point...
Via Pro Sports Daily
March 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Gonzaga 75, Brigham Young 64

Sam Dower had 20 points and 13 rebounds to lead the Bulldogs past the Cougars in the West Coast Conference title game in Las Vegas. Gary Bell Jr. added 14 points for top-seeded Gonzaga (28-6), which is headed to the NCAA Tournament for the 16th consecutive season after claiming the league’s automatic bid. Kevin Pangos had 11 points – all coming from the free-throw line. Tyler...
Via Pro Sports Daily
March 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Zags hold off BYU comeback, win WCC title

Sam Dower Jr. had 20 points and 13 rebounds, and Gonzaga held its ground during a second-half rally to beat BYU 75-64 on Tuesday night for its 13th West Coast Conference title.
Via Philly Sports Live
March 12, 2014  |  Discuss
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