Gonzaga Bulldogs Articles

Can North Carolina finish what it started a season ago? Or will Gonzaga cap off a memorable season with its first national championship?   Both teams needed to survive late rallies in the Final Four to reach Monday night's national...
John Coon
3 weeks ago
The 2017 Final Four will feature three programs that have, for all practical purposes, never been on college basketball's biggest stage. While North Carolina is set to play in its record 20th Final Four, the other three teams had combined for...
Antwan Staley
3 weeks ago
Gonzaga and Xavier have reached this point before. "Zags" became a household word in 1999 when Gonzaga made its Cinderella run to the Elite Eight. The Jesuit school in Spokane, Washington, has not missed an NCAA Tournament since, and the...
Kyle Kensing
1 month ago
Gonzaga faces its toughest hurdle yet in a potential Final Four run. When the top-seeded Bulldogs face fourth-seeded West Virginia in the Sweet 16 on Thursday, they will finally draw an opponent who can stand toe-to-toe both on offense and defense...
John Coon
1 month ago
A pair of schools with tortured NCAA Tournament histories meets up in Salt Lake City hoping that Cinderella has a few more dances left with them.   Northwestern enters the Second Round for the first time ever after surviving a thriller...
Bryan Fischer
1 month ago
Gonzaga has graduated from lovable underdog to national title contender. The Bulldogs have reached their 19th consecutive NCAA Tournament with their deepest and most talented team to date. Skeptics will argue that Gonzaga is too much of a...
John Coon
1 month ago
Wayne Selden Jr.
The first week of the NCAA Tournament has come and gone, and we have cut down the field to the Sweet 16. Northern Iowa, Stephen F. Austin and Middle Tennessee tried their best to  play the role of Cinderella, but the clock has struck midnight...
Jake Rose
1 year ago
Tyler Ulis
Day one of the first round of the 2016 NCAA Tournament brought us a smattering of exciting upsets and fantastic finishes. From Arkansas-Little Rock's double overtime rally against Purdue to Yale's first-ever NCAA Tournament victory, college...
John Coon
1 year ago
Kevin Willard
Can Seton Hall keep things rolling? Kevin Willard's Pirates earned their first NCAA Tournament bid since 2006 after claiming their first Big East Tournament title since ‘93. Armed with a favorable seed, Seton Hall looks to win its...
John Coon
1 year ago
Tyler Ulis
The American East Conference Champion Stony Brook Seawolves are set to take on the SEC Champion Kentucky Wildcats in a showdown of two teams in the stacked East Region. This will not be the first SEC team Stony Brook has played this season, as...
Brad Spielberger
1 year ago
Kaleb Tarczewski
With Tuesday’s First Four victory over Vanderbilt, Wichita State is now 8-3 in the NCAA Tournament since 2013. The Shockers are now the No. 9 team in the country according to Ken Pomeroy, which makes them a terrifying No. 11 seed. Arizona...
Brad Spielberger
1 year ago
Yogi Ferrell
Chattanooga, winners of the Southern Conference, is no stranger to the Big Ten this season. The Mocs took down Illinois in late November, so their upcoming matchup with Big Ten regular season champion Indiana will be their second game against the...
Brad Spielberger
1 year ago
Wayne Selden Jr.
No. 1 overall seed Kansas looks to kick off a deep NCAA Tournament run with a rout of Austin Peay in the round of 64. A No. 16 seed has never beaten a No. 1, and that isn’t about to change with this matchup. Austin Peay had a miracle...
Brad Spielberger
1 year ago
Kansas Jayhawks
There are many reasons why fans gravitate to the college ranks over the professional ones.  While the level of athlete isn’t comparable in the college game, there are many other reasons why college basketball is more enjoyable than...
Braden Gall
2 years ago
Kevin Pangos
College basketball season is creeping up fast, and Athlon Sports is counting down to Midnight Madness and the start of practice on Oct. 17.  No. 18 Gonzaga is gearing up for another run beyond an West Coast Conference title and an NCAA...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
Joe Harris
Of all the first-round upsets in last season’s tournament people picked, almost no one took Harvard over New Mexico. La Salle was just as much of a surprising moving from the First Four to the Sweet 16.And then there’s Florida Gulf...
Athlon Sports
3 years ago
In mid-March, Mitch McGary and Montrezl Harrell were a pair of freshmen still working through their rookie seasons.By April 8, they were key big men in the national championship game.The fortunes for McGary and Harrell took abrupt turns once...
David Fox
3 years ago
After Florida Gulf Coast reached the Sweet 16 and Wichita State reached the Final Four, teams outside of the college basketball power structure are starting to reach even footing. At least on the court. Beyond the major surprises in the NCAA...
David Fox
3 years ago
The NBA’s early entry draft deadline has come and gone, creating enough movement to make us re-evaluate our early rankings for 2013-14. Chief among them, we re-visited Oklahoma State after the Cowboys returned point guard Marcus Smart....
David Fox
3 years ago
The Bluegrass State could be on its way to becoming the basketball version of Alabama. The football championship hasn’t left the state of Alabama four years, with the Crimson Tide winning the BCS in 2009, 2011 and 2012 and Auburn winning in...
David Fox
4 years ago
Legacies are made in March. Or in this case, unmade. For all the accomplishments for coaches, players and teams through the 2012-13 season, so much of the perception and reputations are built on the stage of the NCAA Tournament. Through the...
David Fox
4 years ago
There are many reasons why fans gravitate to the college ranks over the professional ones. For those of us who love college sports, NCAA basketball is a vastly superior product over the NBA. Yes, the NBA features the best athletes in the world...
Braden Gall
4 years ago
Wichita State finally has its moment in the spotlight, and it might last a little longer. The Shockers became the first team to dispatch a No. 1 seed in the NCAA Tournament by defeating Mark Few's Gonzaga 76-70 in a game when Wichita rarely...
David Fox
4 years ago
The NCAA Tournament has moved into the weekend where tickets to the Sweet 16 will be punched. Now that we’re into the Saturday slate of games, hopefully you don't have to sneak away from work to catch the action. Here’s everything you need to...
David Fox
4 years ago
The first win for a No. 16 seed over a No. 1 seed will have to wait. At least until tonight or tomorrow, if not next season. Southern gave Gonzaga a scare keeping its round of 64 game close all the way to to the end in a 64-58 loss Thursday....
David Fox
4 years ago

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