Men’s BasketballNews Service RSS

Zags Rout Xavier 83-59, Advance to First Final Four

Zags Rout Xavier 83-59, Advance to First Final Four

Posted on March 25, 2017

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) – Nigel Williams-Goss scored 23 points while orchestrating Gonzaga’s efficient offense, and the Zags finally shook their overrated tag by routing Xavier 83-59 on Saturday to reach the Final Four for the first time.

Read more

Zags Beat West Virginia 61-58, Advance to Elite Eight

Zags Beat West Virginia 61-58, Advance to Elite Eight

Posted on March 23, 2017

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.

Gonzaga, Xavier: Jesuit Universities in the Elite Eight

Gonzaga, Xavier: Jesuit Universities in the Elite Eight

Posted on March 23, 2017

SAN JOSE, Calif. – Gonzaga University President Thayne McCulloh and Xavier University President Rev. Michael Graham, S.J., have come to a friendly agreement regarding the Elite Eight matchup here Saturday to determine which of the Jesuit schools will advance to the Final Four from the West Region of the NCAA Tournament.

Gonzaga’s Nigel Williams-Goss Aims to be a ‘DreamKeeper’

Gonzaga’s Nigel Williams-Goss Aims to be a ‘DreamKeeper’

Posted on March 22, 2017

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.”

Article Archive

Canada’s Dustin Triano Enjoys Role Helping Zags Win

Canada’s Dustin Triano Enjoys Role Helping Zags Win

Posted on March 21, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. — Dustin Triano came to Gonzaga University for one simple reason: He wanted to be part of something bigger than himself.

Gonzaga Defeats Northwestern 79-73, Advances to Sweet 16 vs. W. Virginia

Gonzaga Defeats Northwestern 79-73, Advances to Sweet 16 vs. W. Virginia

Posted on March 18, 2017

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.

Przemek Karnowski from Poland Reflects Gonzaga’s Global Approach to Hoops, Education

Przemek Karnowski from Poland Reflects Gonzaga’s Global Approach to Hoops, Education

Posted on March 17, 2017

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.

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.

Some of Gonzaga’s Notable International Players from Past

Some of Gonzaga’s Notable International Players from Past

Posted on March 17, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. — Following are some of the most notable Gonzaga international players from the past.