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Eleven Zags’ Teams Earn NCAA Academic Public Recognition Awards

Eleven Zags’ Teams Earn NCAA Academic Public Recognition Awards

Posted on May 3, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – With the release of the NCAA’s Academic Progress Rate Public Recognition Awards, Gonzaga ranks second in the nation with 73.3 percent of its teams earning the honor, NCAA officials announced Wednesday.

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Stories We Love about Zags’ Journey to Final Four

Stories We Love about Zags’ Journey to Final Four

Posted on April 19, 2017

From ESPN and Sports Illustrated to Spokane media and Gonzaga’s student newspaper:

Harry Sladich in House at National Championship Game

Harry Sladich in House at National Championship Game

Posted on April 3, 2017

GLENDALE, Ariz. – Harry Sladich, who served Gonzaga University in leadership roles for 49 years, including as vice president for administration and planning where he oversaw athletics and resisted calls to trim basketball budgets, died in 2009 but his son Harry is proudly representing his dad at the National Championship game today.

Catching up with Bulldog Band, Poolside at Final Four

Catching up with Bulldog Band, Poolside at Final Four

Posted on March 30, 2017

PHOENIX – After an especially cold and wet winter in Spokane, Washington, members of the Gonzaga University Bulldog Band warmed themselves from head to toe today – poolside in the 87-degree heat, preparing to root on the Zags in their first Final Four appearance on Saturday vs. South Carolina.

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Exhibition ‘From Cinderella to Final Four: GU Men’s Basketball, 1999-2017’ on Display at Foley Center

Exhibition ‘From Cinderella to Final Four: GU Men’s Basketball, 1999-2017’ on Display at Foley Center

Posted on March 29, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – “From Cinderella to Final Four: GU Men’s Basketball, 1999-2017,” a new exhibition chronicling Gonzaga’s 19th consecutive trip to the NCAA Tournament, is on display in the Lobby of Gonzaga University’s Foley Center Library through April 13.

Gonzaga Falls to Oklahoma 75-62 in NCAA First Round

Gonzaga Falls to Oklahoma 75-62 in NCAA First Round

Posted on March 18, 2017

SEATTLE — The No. 6 seed Oklahoma Sooners came out to a roaring start against the No. 11 Gonzaga Bulldogs in the first round of the NCAA Tournament on Saturday. The Sooners led 29-16 after one, but Gonzaga trimmed the lead to five twice late in the fourth quarter before OU moved on with the 75-62 win.

Killian Tillie from France Thriving at Gonzaga

Killian Tillie from France Thriving at Gonzaga

Posted on March 17, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – A year ago, Killian Tillie was back home in Cagnes-sur-Mer, France, weighing multiple opportunities from American colleges offering basketball scholarships. Ultimately, two things drove the 6-foot-10-inch forward’s decision to attend Gonzaga University.

Zags Women, Men Dancin’ in NCAA Tournament

Zags Women, Men Dancin’ in NCAA Tournament

Posted on March 14, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – The Gonzaga men’s and women’s basketball teams are dancin’ in the NCAA Tournament, again, on Thursday and Saturday, respectively. This marks the 19th consecutive NCAA Tournament berth (20th overall) for the men – ranked No. 2 in both major polls this week – and eighth in nine years (ninth overall) for the women.

Bianca Pagdanganan a Rising Golf Star

Bianca Pagdanganan a Rising Golf Star

Posted on March 13, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – After becoming the first golfer in Gonzaga history to compete in the NCAA Championships – last season, as a freshman – Bianca Pagdanganan is rapidly distinguishing herself as a rising star.