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Three Zags named to WCC All-Academic Team

Gonzaga has some high-achieving players on and off the court. Three Gonzaga men’s basketball players were named to the West Coast Conference All-Academic team: Przemek Karnowski (MBA), Nigel Williams-Goss (Psychology), and Josh Perkins (Sport Management). Gonzaga is well-represented on the 10-man list, placing the most players of any institution in the conference. In order...
Via The Slipper Still Fits
16 hours ago

Weekly Zag Briefing

Bulldogs on top of the power rankings and the art of the pre-game handshake. We’re in the final week of the regular season, and this time of year always feels like the calm before the postseason storm. Here’s hoping the Zags get through the week unscathed! Bad news for 2017 signee Corey Kispert as he will miss the remainder of his senior season with a Jones fracture in his...
Via The Slipper Still Fits
18 hours ago

Zach Collins: Gonzaga’s success has never been about 1 player

The one-and-done recruiting philosophy in college basketball, where star players head off to the NBA after their freshman season, has yielded mixed results around the country – including in Seattle. But in Spokane, where Gonzaga remains the No. 1 team in the country for the fourth straight week and is poised to make its 18th consecutive NCAA tournament, consistency and a team-first...
Via MyNorthwest.com
20 hours ago

AP Top 25 College Basketball Rankings – Week 16

Another week of college basketball action is in the books as the season approaches the most exciting time of the year — March Madness — and the latest AP Top 25 rankings have been released. In the latest poll, the Gonzaga Bulldogs remain the No. 1 team in the nation, receiving 59 of a possible 65 first-place votes. Sitting in second place is the defending national champion Villanova...
Via Campus Sports Net
2 days ago

Gonzaga continues modest win streak in 82-61 win over Pacific

The early start time wasn’t enough to slow down the Zags who are now 28-0. Gonzaga’s balanced attack was on full display in an 82-61 win over the Pacific Tigers in an early afternoon game that was perfect for fans of the basketball/high tea combo. Alums Kelly Olynyk and Sam Dower were in the house to watch five Zags score in double-figures with Nigel Williams-Goss leading the...
Via The Slipper Still Fits
4 days ago

Gonzaga vs. Pacific game preview: Three more to go

The Zags are three wins away from an undefeated regular season. The Gonzaga Bulldogs face off against the Pacific Tigers on Saturday afternoon as they continue their march to an undefeated regular season. Just three more games to go! The Zags are coming off another slaughtering of the San Francisco Dons, spurred in part by yet another huge game from Nigel Williams-Goss. It wasn’t...
Via The Slipper Still Fits
4 days ago

Gonzaga looks to continue streak hosting Pacific

One of three left in the marathon to 30 wins This afternoon the Gonzaga Bulldogs will play the 10-18, 2-wins-in-their-last-10, Pacific Tigers in what is built up to be just as nerve wracking as one of those cable action movies that you fall asleep during, which will no doubt be on about the same time as the game in the Mac. One could suppose that the Tigers are one of those sleeping...
Via The Slipper Still Fits
4 days ago

No. 1 Gonzaga looks to extend nation's longest winning streak

With how dominant top-ranked Gonzaga has been in West Coast Conference play, trailing by five points late in the first half is as close to an upset as a team can get. That was the case Thursday night for San Francisco, which was down by only two points with less than three minutes left in the first half. Gonzaga, playing in front of the home crowd in Spokane, Wash., woke up with...
Via FOX Sports
5 days ago

10 Observations from the USF game

27-0! With NCAA President Mark Emmert in the house, the Zags took care of business and kept the perfect season going. We got some bad news on the injury front at the start of the game, as the team announced that Killian Tillie broke a bone in his hand during practice this week. No word yet on how much time he’ll miss, but that’s a tough blow. Bryan Alberts will also miss time...
Via The Slipper Still Fits
5 days ago

Tillie Injury: Broken 4th finger on his shooting hand

In the USF post-game interview, Coach Mark Few described Killian Tillie’s injury as “Killian broke his fourth finger right here at last night’s practice.” The interview is on the left column of the Spokesman-Review’s Gonzaga Basketball site: http://www.spokesman.com/stories/2017/feb/16/instant-replay-nigel-williams-goss-torches-san-fra/ Since it’s an audio interview...
Via The Slipper Still Fits
6 days ago

Big 2nd half allows GU to beat USF 96-61

27-0: Gonzaga wins going away These WCC home games are following a familiar script. The challenger gets in a few early licks to build suspense, but the champ dominates the later rounds to win the fight going away. USF led for most of the first 10 minutes but were worn down by Gonzaga’s consistency and athleticism as the Zags won, pulling away, 96-61. Nigel Williams-Goss lit...
Via The Slipper Still Fits
6 days ago

Williams-Goss leads No. 1 Gonzaga over San Francisco 96-61

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) Nigel Williams-Goss scored 30 points as undefeated and No. 1 Gonzaga beat San Francisco 96-61 on Thursday night, extending the nation's longest winning streak to 27 games. Przemek Karnowski added 23 points and seven rebounds for Gonzaga (27-0, 15-0 West Coast), which is seeking to become the first team since Kentucky in 2015 to go undefeated in the regular...
Via AP on Fox
6 days ago  |  Discuss

It’s Time To Show Gonzaga Some Love

The Gonzaga Bulldogs have ascended to number one in both the AP and USA Today Coaches Polls. They currently sit at 26-0 and have a very real chance at finishing the season a perfect 30-0. The Bulldogs will be the favorite to win the West Coast Conference Tournament and could conceivably enter the NCAA Tournament with an unblemished record. And they have a legitimate Player of the...
Via The Sports Fan Journal
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Gonzaga vs. San Francisco game preview: Just four games left

The Zags get a home stand this week as they continue their attempt to finish the season undefeated. The Gonzaga Bulldogs have four more games left on the regular season schedule, and the WCC gods have obliged with three of those four games at home. Up first, the San Francisco Dons on Thursday night. Gonzaga is coming off the peak of the season, downing the Saint Mary’s Gaels in...
Via The Slipper Still Fits
6 days ago

Williams-Goss leads No. 1 Gonzaga over San Francisco 96-61

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Nigel Williams-Goss scored 30 points as undefeated and No. 1 Gonzaga beat San Francisco 96-61 on Thursday night, extending the nation’s longest winning streak to 27 games. Przemek Karnowski added 23 points and seven rebounds for Gonzaga (27-0, 15-0 West Coast), which is seeking to become the first team since Kentucky in 2015 to go undefeated in the regular...
Via MyNorthwest.com
6 days ago

No. 1 Gonzaga seeks sweep of San Francisco

With top-ranked Gonzaga knifing through the West Coast Conference to the tune of winning by 26.1 points a game, the Bulldogs' greatest challenge might be answering the naysayers. Gonzaga (26-0, 14-0 WCC) hosts San Francisco on Thursday night in Spokane, Wash. The Bulldogs defeated the Dons 95-80 last month by notching their 10th straight win in the series. One WCC team that figured...
Via FOX Sports
7 days ago

Weekly Zag Briefing

Valentines Day is over, but the love keeps pouring in for a certain plucky basketball team in Spokane. The Zags are still undefeated and national interest is sky-high. There should be enough here to keep you all busy until Selection Sunday! The Denver Post profiles Josh Perkins and his role on the nation’s #1 team. Jim Meehan writes that the growth of Silas Melson’s game...
Via The Slipper Still Fits
7 days ago

Przemek Karnowski named Senior CLASS Award finalist

He is one of ten players to have that distinction. More good news for the big fans of Przemek Karnowski as a human being camp: the Gonzaga center is one of 10 men’s basketball players honored as a finalist for the Senior CLASS award. CLASS stands for Celebrating Loyalty and Achievement for Staying in School and is an award given to NCAA Division I seniors who have notable achievements...
Via The Slipper Still Fits
7 days ago

Gonzaga’s efficiency could mean a deep run in March

Legitimate credentials support the Zags Final Four aspirations One of the key buzzwords to describe this iteration of the Gonzaga Bulldogs is balance. We started talking about the depth, balance, and versatility of this roster all the way back in the preseason; the 26 games that have been played since have only validated our beliefs. At the time of this writing, the Zags are perched...
Via The Slipper Still Fits
7 days ago

Gonzaga play-by-play man talks top-ranked Zags’ depth, impact of Nigel Williams-Goss

When a college basketball program appears in 18 consecutive NCAA Tournaments, it undoubtedly will lay claim to some seriously talented teams. As the Gonzaga Bulldogs gear up for their 19th straight, they also find themselves the top-ranked team in the country and nearing an undefeated regular season. So the question begs to be asked: Is this head coach Mark Few’s best team yet...
Via MyNorthwest.com
7 days ago

Denver native Josh Perkins elevating his role as a leader at point guard for top-ranked Gonzaga

Josh Perkins last summer began preparation for an elevated leadership role with the No. 1 team in America by joining his old high school buddies at the gym in Highlands Ranch with tall glass windows and a scenic view of the Rocky Mountains. Perkins, the starting point guard for top-ranked Gonzaga, joined players such as Wofford’s Eric Garcia, Colorado’s Dom Collier, Creighton’s...
Via The Denver Post
8 days ago

Mark Few deserves to be the National Coach of the Year

In a year full of good coaches, the Gonzaga coach has risen above and beyond his peers. Mark Few is often lauded as one of the better coaches in the college landscape. But when it comes to game time, all that can be said about him is his stellar win-percentage and how he has helped take the Gonzaga Bulldogs to the NCAA Tournament 18 consecutive times. Through all the good times...
Via The Slipper Still Fits
8 days ago

Ranking the teams most likely to earn a No. 1 seed in March

For the first time ever, the NCAA Tournament selection committee allowed a peek at the top seeds in this year’s tournament. Of course, they are all subject to change, but the committee thought that allowing an early look provided a level of transparency (and CBS didn’t mind a bunch of eyeballs tuning in mid-afternoon on a February Saturday).Nothing on the top line should have...
Via Larry Brown Sports
9 days ago  |  Discuss

2017 NCAA Championship Odds: Gonzaga now the favorites to win it all

Hopefully, you got those bets in early. The latest odds released by Bovada on Feb. 13 now have the Gonzaga Bulldogs the overall favorite to win the 2017 NCAA Championship, sitting at 8/1 odds. Earlier in February, the Zags were the team with the second best chance, but as the winning continued, on the money end, it seems more and more likely that the Zags are the safest bet to make...
Via The Slipper Still Fits
9 days ago

College Basketball Rankings: Zags stay at No. 1

Continually winning has its benefits. The Gonzaga Bulldogs are the No. 1 team in the nation for the third-straight week, after the latest AP poll was released on Monday. Gonzaga held off the competition thanks to a nice and tidy 30-point win at LMU on Thursday, and a 10-point win on the road in Moraga on Saturday. The top 10 saw plenty of movement, with Baylor dropping down a few...
Via The Slipper Still Fits
9 days ago
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