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Gonzaga lands French PF Killian Tillie for 2016 class

The Gonzaga Bulldogs just missed making their first ever Final Four last season when they fell to the Duke Blue Devils in the Elite Eight. They are looking to be better over the next few seasons and the just got a lot better for the 2016 season. According to College Basketball Talk, French power forward Killian Tillie committed to the Bulldogs Saturday afternoon. Tillie, whose older...
Via Campus Sports Net
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Kelly Olynyk had one of the best seasons in college history, so what happened?

Kelly Olynyk's junior season was the greatest college basketball season EVER...according to PER (since 2009 when BasketballReference first began tracking the stat in college). Yes, you read that correctly.Olynyk's 2012-13 campaign was truly dazzling, as he led the Gonzaga Bulldogs to a 31-2 regular season record and a number one seed in the NCAA Tournament. The Wichita State Shockers...
Via Celtics Life
June 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Ex-Huskies G Nigel Williams-Goss transfers to Gonzaga

Gonzaga underwent a makeover in their backcourt as they transition from veteran guards Kevin Pangos and Gary Bell Jr. to youngsters Josh Perkins, Eric McClellan (done after this year) and Silas Melson. The Bulldogs will add another stud to the backcourt in 2016-17 as former Washington point guard Nigel Williams-Goss has committed Mark Few. He has to sit out this upcoming season due...
Via Campus Sports Net
May 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Washington transfer Nigel Williams-Goss to visit Gonzaga

Gonzaga had one of the more experienced back courts in the country last season, with Kevin Pangos and Gary Bell Jr., and now Mark Few will be looking for replacements. They will start by trying to lure Washington transfer Nigel Williams-Goss as he is one of the most coveted players on the offseason transfer market. Washington transfer Nigel Williams-Goss will visit Gonzaga this...
Via Campus Sports Net
April 27, 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’s Kyle Wiltjer Calls Out Twitter Troll Who Said Bulldogs Would Lose

Gonzaga, the No. 2 seed in the South, just wrapped up its first Elite Eight appearance since 1999 with a 74-62 win over No. 11 seed UCLA. The Bulldogs’ junior forward Kyle Wiltjer withstood a poor shooting night (4-of-12) to score eight points and pull down 10 rebounds in the win. After the game, Wiltjer made sure to call out a Twitter user that had tweeted at him earlier in the...
Via College Spun
March 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Video: Gonzaga Coach Mark Few Walked On His Hands In The Locker Room To Celebrate Victory Over Iowa

Gonzaga had little trouble with Iowa Sunday afternoon, as the Bulldogs built a 17-point halftime lead before coasting to a 87-68 win. The Zags are headed back to the Sweet 16 for the first time since 2009, and it’s evident that both the coaching staff and the players are beyond pumped about the accomplishment. Big man Kyle Wiltjer, who transferred in from Kentucky two years ago...
Via College Spun
March 22, 2015  |  Discuss

So What If Gonzaga Gets a One Seed?

With Selection Sunday closing in on us, the college basketball community confronts a discussion it doesn’t get in December or early January: seeding. This is when media, fans and bracketologists tell us where each team should be ranked, against whom, and in what part of the country. Truly a fun time of the year. Despite the entertainment that comes with people taking educated...
Via The Student Section
February 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Former Kentucky Star Kyle Wiltjer Throws Up “3 Goggles” With Wildcats Fan After Gonzaga’s Win

Gonzaga junior Kyle Wiltjer may no longer officially be a part of Kentucky’s basketball program, but it’s clear that he still roots for the Wildcats when he’s not on the court. Wiltjer, who transferred from UK after the 2012-2013 season but still has a fantastic relationship with fans, ran into a young Wildcats supporter after his team’s 10-point victory over Saint Mary...
Via College Spun
February 22, 2015  |  Discuss

New CBB Polls: Kentucky Is Nation’s Lone Undefeated Team, Gonzaga Receives First Place Vote

The ‘Zags are starting to get some No. 1 love. (Twitter/@TrueToRecruits) With Virginia’s loss to Duke, Kentucky is now the only undefeated team remaining in college basketball. However, the Wildcats aren’t quite the unanimous top team. One voter in the USA Today Coaches Poll selected the 22-1 Gonzaga Bulldogs as the nation’s No. 1 team. Kentucky received the other 31 votes...
Via College Spun
February 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Conference Catch-up: West Coast Conference

Best Player: Jesse Wade, Gonzaga Best Potential: Tony Lewis, Santa Clara Best Scorer: Tanner Krebs, Saint Mary’s Best Shooter: Jesse Wade, Gonzaga Best Rebounder: Tony Lewis, Santa Clara Best Passer: Jesse Wade, Gonzaga Best Defender: Bryson Lockley, Santa Clara Best Glue Guy: Kameron Edwards, Pepperdine Best Athlete: Chiir Maker, Portland 1. Gonzaga Bulldogs Jesse Wade...
Via Hoopniks
December 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Defining the Season: Kevin Pangos

This season’s Gonzaga Bulldogs bring back Gary Bell Jr. and Przemek Karnowski from last year’s team, and adds one of the country’s strongest transfer classes in Kyle Wiltjer, Byron Wesley, and Eric McClellan. As a result this squad has arguably received more preseason hype than any of head coach Mark Few’s teams. The key to whether or not they live up to these expectations...
Via The Sports Post
October 15, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Kyle Wiltjer is a shooting machine

Kyle Wiltjer began his collegiate basketball career at Kentucky before transferring to Gonzaga last year and redshirting for a season. A promising big man who averaged 10.2 points per game during the 2012-2013 season, it appears Wiltjer has spent a lot of time working on his outside shooting while he has been held out of...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
October 11, 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

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

Gonzaga clinches WCC with 70-53 win over Pacific

Kevin Pangos had 18 points, Drew Barham matched his career high with 17 points off the bench, and Gonzaga beat Pacific 70-53 on Thursday night to clinch the outright West Coast Conference regular season title. It was the perfect bounce-back game for the Bulldogs, (24-6, 14-3 WCC), who will head into the conference tournament as the top seed for the 11th time in coach Mark Few's...
Via AP on Fox
February 28, 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.
Via Diehardsport
February 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Gonzaga pummels No. 24 San Diego 79-50

Haiden Palmer scored a jumper on the first play of the game and the Gonzaga Bulldogs raced out to an initial lead of 16-2, scored 50 in the first half and pounded No. 24 San Diego 79-50 on Saturday. The loss was the second straight for the Toreros (15-2, 4-2 West Coast Conference), who began the week undefeated and nationally ranked for the first time in program history. San Diego...
Via AP on Fox
January 11, 2014  |  Discuss

No. 24 Gonzaga beats Saint Mary's 73-51

Saint Mary's and Gonzaga have played some epic basketball games in recent years. Thursday night's game was not one of them. No. 24 Gonzaga dominated the Gaels in nearly every phase of a 73-51 victory. ''This is a tough place to play and they are a good team,'' said interim coach Eran Ganot, who is filling in while Saint Mary's coach Randy Bennett serves a five-game suspension...
Via AP on Fox
January 03, 2014  |  Discuss

No. 24 Gonzaga beats archrival St. Mary's, wins 21st straight in WCC

While he was growing up in Poland, 7-foot-1 Przemek Karnowski played in youth basketball games where he blocked 10 shots. So it was no big deal that he blocked seven shots in leading No. 24 Gonzaga to a 73-51 victory over archrival Saint Mary's on Thursday night. "Obviously it does not compare," said the sophomore center who led the Zags with 15 points and nine rebounds. "I was...
Via AP on Fox
January 03, 2014  |  Discuss

John Stockton's son gets posterized by K-State's Marcus Foster

David Stockton is a solid little ballplayer for Gonzaga, but he won’t make anyone forget his father, John Stockton, the greatest player in Bulldogs history. Yet while David Stockton’s college career won’t be as decorated, at least one moment will be memorable — unfortunately for him. Stockton became the victim of a vicious dunk by Kansas State freshman Marcus Foster when...
Via NESN.com
December 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Preview: K-State's gritty defense faces Gonzaga's tough offense

Gonzaga's dominant offense has been slipping, but it hasn't yet caught up with them against inferior opponents. The Bulldogs might not be as fortunate with a similar performance against Kansas State and its stingy defense. No. 21 Gonzaga will try to rediscover its shooting touch and knock off the Wildcats for the second year in a row when the schools meet in Wichita on Saturday....
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
December 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Gonzaga basketball: What we learned from Maui

Spike (Credit: James Snook-USA TODAY Sports) Gonzaga left Maui in fifth place, hardly the outcome they wanted, however it happened and now they have to move on. So what did we learn from the Bulldogs trip to Hawaii? Kevin Pangos is a Stud If you have been following Gonzaga basketball for a few years, you would know that Kevin Pangos has been a very good, consistent player who has...
Via isportsweb.com
December 01, 2013  |  Discuss
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