HOUSTON – On the eve of their Sweet 16 matchup Friday against 11-seed UCLA at the NRG Stadium, No. 2-seed Gonzaga took part in a shoot-around today and met with the media. Coach Mark Few, who did a handstand in the locker room after the Zags beat Iowa on Sunday, said the Bulldogs are excited.
HOUSTON – Desean Garnett, an attorney and Gonzaga University undergraduate alumnus, is the first president of the burgeoning Houston Chapter of the Gonzaga Alumni Association. He sees plenty of growth ahead for this 10-member chapter launched only five months ago in the nation’s fourth most-populated city.
Next month, more than 100 Gonzaga students will present research projects to thousands of peers at the National Conference on Undergraduate Research. More than 3,700 students submitted proposals for this opportunity. Read about one Gonzaga biology major and what research has meant to her.
Following is a list of public events being held at Gonzaga University – or being held in Spokane and sponsored by Gonzaga – through March. Discover what’s happening at Gonzaga: Visit the University’s Online Events Calendar.
Gonzaga Scholars Layne, Oosterhuis to Discuss ‘What Can We Learn from Ancient Mythology’ on March 31
SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University’s popular “What Can We Learn?” lecture series, which focuses on valuable lessons from great thinkers of the past, continues this spring with the topic, “What Can We Learn from Ancient Mythology?” The free public event starts at 7 p.m., Tuesday, March 31 in the Jepson Center’s Wolff Auditorium.
LAS VEGAS – Ed Gibbs (’01) transitioned from pushing heavy-duty trucks last week to extreme basketball viewing this week at the West Coast Conference Basketball Championships that culminate in tonight’s (Tuesday) men’s championship game at the Orleans Arena.
LAS VEGAS – Ron (’62) and Kathie (’61) Riel are loyal Zags to the core – dedicated Gonzaga alumni who have supported the University for more than 50 years. Season ticket-holders for both men’s and women’s basketball, the Riels traveled here with several other couples from their Spokane Valley Kiwanis group to support the Zags in the West Coast Conference Basketball Championships.
LAS VEGAS — Former Gonzaga outfielder Jason Bay was inducted into the West Coast Conference Hall of Honor this morning during the WCC Induction Brunch at the Orleans Hotel.
LAS VEGAS – The Gonzaga women’s basketball team used 20-5 second half run to pull away from LMU 70-50 in the quarterfinals of the West Coast Conference Tournament on Friday afternoon.