SALT LAKE CITY – Ninth-seed Wichita State stunned the No. 1-ranked Gonzaga Bulldogs 76-70 on Saturday in the third-round of the NCAA Tournament at the EnergySolutions Arena, ending the Zags’ remarkable season of firsts. The Shockers (28-8) advance to the West Regional in Los Angeles to play the winner of Sunday’s Mississippi-La Salle game.
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March Madness Video Files: Kelly Olynyk, Mike Hart on Zags’ Hard-Won Victory over Southern on Thursday
SALT LAKE CITY — The snow fell lightly here this morning as the top-ranked Gonzaga men’s basketball team prepares for a light practice this afternoon at the EnergySolutions Arena as the Zags circle the wagons for their third-round NCAA Tournament game at 6:40 p.m. (MDT) on Saturday (5:40 p.m. PDT) against the Shockers of Wichita State.
LAS VEGAS – The top-seed Gonzaga women’s basketball team – along with head Coach Kelly Graves – met the media today, one day before their matchup at 1 p.m. Monday in the West Coast Conference Tournament championship game against No. 2 seed San Diego. The Zags earned a 62-43 victory over No. 4 seed Brigham Young in Saturday’s semifinals.
The yearlong celebration of Gonzaga University’s 125th Anniversary, themed “Tradition and Transformation,” will reach a crescendo on National Gonzaga Day, Jan. 24 (2013), when Zags worldwide unite to celebrate and support the University’s rich and living mission to educate people for others.
SPOKANE, Wash. – Some of Gonzaga’s best and brightest students had the rare opportunity to engage in dialogue with three-time Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and author Thomas L. Friedman on Sept. 4, prior to his Gonzaga Presidential Lecture Series address that evening at the McCarthey Athletic Center. The event was part of Gonzaga’s yearlong 125th Anniversary celebration. Friedman graciously fielded questions from a panel of selected students for more than an hour.
Research published today (Aug. 29) by Gonzaga University psychology Professor Mark Bodamer and four collaborating international scientists has revealed that chimpanzees are not only capable of learning from one another, but also use this social information to form and maintain local traditions.
Gonzaga Offers Online Doctor of Nursing Practice to Prepare Nursing Professionals as Specialized Leaders
Recognizing the many challenges posed by our nation’s health care system today, Gonzaga University will prepare more nursing professionals to become specialized leaders in this rapidly evolving field through its new Online Doctor of Nursing Practice program.
People are inspirational for different reasons. Venerable Geshe Thupten Phelgye (Geh-shay Toop-ten Pel-gay) inspires with his spiritual conviction, wisdom, and warm, engaging personality, according to friends and followers he has gained since coming to Gonzaga as part of the University’s global initiative.
Gonzaga University’s Bulldogs are pleased today to have earned a No. 7 seed in the NCAA Basketball Tournament, the Zags’ 14th-straight trip to the Big Dance, as the Zags will battle No. 10 seed University of West Virginia in a second-round game Thursday in the East Region at the Consol Energy Center in Pittsburgh. Game time is to be determined.
LAS VEGAS — View the video below to listen and watch Gonzaga University men’s basketball coach Mark Few’s comments following the No. 2 seed Bulldogs’ 77-58 win over No. 3 seed Brigham Young University in the semifinals of the Zappos.com West Coast Conference Basketball Tournament at the Orleans Arena here.