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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:

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Zags Thankful for Magical Season

Zags Thankful for Magical Season

Posted on April 19, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Hundreds of fans greeted Gonzaga’s most successful basketball team in history at a Homecoming Rally on the Foley Center lawn April 5, crowning a magical season that included Gonzaga’s first trip to the Final Four, its first national championship game appearance, and a school record 37 wins against just two losses.

Gonzaga to Welcome Zags Home with Rally Wednesday

Gonzaga to Welcome Zags Home with Rally Wednesday

Posted on April 4, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Wear your Zags swag and join the Spokane community as we welcome back the Gonzaga University men’s basketball team with a Homecoming Rally on the Foley Center lawn starting at 4:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 5.

Athletics Directors Association Recognizes Williams-Goss, Karnowski as Scholar Athletes

Athletics Directors Association Recognizes Williams-Goss, Karnowski as Scholar Athletes

Posted on April 4, 2017

CLEVELAND – Nigel Williams-Goss was named the Division I-AAA Athletics Directors Association Men’s Scholar Athlete of the Year, while Przemek Karnowski was selected to the Men’s Scholar Athlete Team. The 10 winners of the 15th Annual awards presented by ARMS Software on Tuesday.

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Zags Fall to North Carolina 71-65 in National Championship Game

Zags Fall to North Carolina 71-65 in National Championship Game

Posted on April 3, 2017

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Gonzaga fell to North Carolina 71-65 Monday night in the NCAA Championship game. Nigel Williams-Goss led the team with 15 points, while Josh Perkins added 13.

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.

As National Championship Game Approaches, Zags See Success as a Family Affair

As National Championship Game Approaches, Zags See Success as a Family Affair

Posted on April 2, 2017

GLENDALE, Ariz. – On the eve of the National Championship game, junior Gonzaga guard Nigel Williams-Goss, an All-American on the court and in the classroom, said the team’s unity and genuine care for each other have been the Zags’ competitive advantage this season.

Coach Mark Few Reflects on Past, Looks Forward to National Championship Battle Monday vs. N. Carolina

Coach Mark Few Reflects on Past, Looks Forward to National Championship Battle Monday vs. N. Carolina

Posted on April 2, 2017

GLENDALE, Ariz. – Coach Mark Few, who leads his 37-1 Gonzaga Bulldogs into the National Championship game Monday night against the 32-7 Tar Heels of North Carolina, was asked by a reporter Sunday if he ever missed the days when he was beginning to build the program he has led to 18 consecutive NCAA Tournaments.

Few Named Naismith Men’s College Coach of Year

Few Named Naismith Men’s College Coach of Year

Posted on April 2, 2017

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – Mark Few, who has led Gonzaga to its first NCAA championship game, was selected as the 2017 Werner Ladder Naismith Men’s College Coach of the Year, the Atlanta Tipoff Club announced Sunday. The announcement of Few, who edged out other finalists Chris Collins (Northwestern), Bill Self (Kansas) and Jay Wright (Villanova), was made earlier today at the Naismith Awards Brunch delivered by UPS.