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Zags Jazzed for Chance to Advance to Elite Eight

Zags Jazzed for Chance to Advance to Elite Eight

Posted on March 26, 2015

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.

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Unlimited Possibilities Unfold for Chris Lundeen

Unlimited Possibilities Unfold for Chris Lundeen

Posted on March 26, 2015

HOUSTON – When the Gonzaga men tip off Friday evening in NRG Stadium against UCLA in the Sweet 16, professional jazz musician and Gonzaga senior Chris Lundeen will be blowing his horn like never before for the Bulldog Band. If the Zags advance to the Elite Eight, the band also gets to keep playing in their support.

Houston Chapter of Alumni Association Takes Flight

Posted on March 26, 2015

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.

Gonzaga Women ‘Bring It Home’ to Benefit Community

Gonzaga Women ‘Bring It Home’ to Benefit Community

Posted on March 25, 2015

SPOKANE, Wash. – It’s a little thing, but these little things add up. Every time Gonzaga’s Sweet 16-bound women’s basketball team checked out of a hotel this season, the players have collected all the complimentary toiletries – the shampoos, soaps, lotions and conditioners – and donated them to Catholic Charities Spokane.

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Some ‘dogs Stay

Some ‘dogs Stay

Posted on March 23, 2015

A number of former players have returned to or stayed in the Spokane area to establish careers, make their homes, and raise their families. In all, at least a dozen former Zag players are living and working here.

Gonzaga Men Sweep Past Iowa, Advance to Sweet 16 vs. UCLA on Friday in Houston

Gonzaga Men Sweep Past Iowa, Advance to Sweet 16 vs. UCLA on Friday in Houston

Posted on March 23, 2015

SEATTLE – No. 2 seed Gonzaga never trailed vs. No. 7 Iowa to beat the Hawkeyes 87-68 on Sunday at KeyArena and advance to the Zags sixth Sweet Sixteen in school history. The Bulldogs will take on No.11-seed UCLA on Friday, March 27 in Houston.

Gonzaga Women Upset Oregon State, Advance to Sweet 16 in Spokane on Saturday; View Slideshow

Gonzaga Women Upset Oregon State, Advance to Sweet 16 in Spokane on Saturday; View Slideshow

Posted on March 23, 2015

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) – Eleven must be Gonzaga’s lucky number.

No. 11-seed Gonzaga Meets Press Before Battle against 3-Seed OSU

No. 11-seed Gonzaga Meets Press Before Battle against 3-Seed OSU

Posted on March 22, 2015

CORVALLIS, Ore. – Gonzaga Coach Lisa Fortier said the No. 11-seed Zags’ game against Oregon State on Sunday will be just like any other game, except this is the second round of the NCAA Tournament, and it’s a home game for the No. 3-seed Beavers who feature one of the best defenses in the nation.

No. 2-Seed Zags Meet Media on Eve of Battle Against No. 7 Seed Iowa

No. 2-Seed Zags Meet Media on Eve of Battle Against No. 7 Seed Iowa

Posted on March 21, 2015

SEATTLE – As sunshine sparkled off the waters of the Puget Sound and the fish mongers hurled their fresh catches at the world-famous Pike Place Market on Saturday afternoon, Gonzaga basketball players Przemek Karnowski and Kyle Wiltjer and their Coach Mark Few met the media at the KeyArena. That’s where the No. 2 seed Zags will battle No. 7 seed Iowa in a third-round game that tips off at 4:10 p.m. Sunday. The winner advances to the Sweet 16.