SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Jordan Mathews hit the go-ahead 3-pointer with under a minute to play and top-seeded Gonzaga survived a rough shooting night for both teams to beat No. 4 seed West Virginia 61-58 Thursday night to advance to the West Regional final.
SAN JOSE, Calif. – Consider the similarities between Xavier and Gonzaga universities: founded in the 1800s in the historic Jesuit tradition; focused on “cura personalis,” which translates into “care for the whole person” – a unique focus in higher education; a beautiful campus enrolling around 7,000 undergraduates and graduates; athletic programs that set an incredibly high standard both on the court and in the classroom; and due to the success of men’s basketball, universities that now have national recognition as among the elite programs in the game.
SPOKANE, Wash. – An All-American on the court and in the classroom, guard Nigel Williams-Goss has been a dream come true for Gonzaga University. As the Zags prepare to face No. 4-seed West Virginia in the Sweet 16 on Thursday, he intends to be a “DreamKeeper.”
SPOKANE, Wash. – Three Gonzaga University seniors are in Chicago to compete in the Bracket Genius quiz show from ESPN and Intersport, hosted by ESPN’s Trey Wingo, with the winning team capturing $100,000. Opening-round match-ups air Wednesday at 2 p.m. (PDT) and Sunday at 2:30 p.m. (PDT) on ESPN2. One winning team from each round advances.
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.
SALT LAKE CITY — Top-seeded Gonzaga fought off a wild Northwestern comeback for a 79-73 victory Saturday night in a second-round game of the NCAA Tournament.
SPOKANE, Wash. – The anxieties Przemek Karnowski was feeling five years ago when he arrived in the United States to begin his college career at Gonzaga University had nothing to do with basketball.
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.
SPOKANE, Wash. — Following are some of the most notable Gonzaga international players from the past.