Author Archives: Dan Murphy

KIXI welcomes Patti LaBelle

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KIXI welcomes Patti LaBelle to the Washington State Fair in Puyallup September 21, 7:30pm While most fans may think of Patti LaBelle competing for the Mirror Ball Trophy on ABC’s 20th season of Dancing with the Stars, she has a long and storied background as an American singer, author and actress, with over 50 years in the music industry. Patti ... Read More »

Meet KIXI’s New Midday Guy

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The John Tesh Radio Show brings intelligence for your life to Seattle’s AM 880 KIXI listeners. Weekdays from 10am to 3pm you can enjoy your favorite KIXI music, and get valuable information on how to make life simpler, better, and more enjoyable. From personal growth and relationships, to health, fitness, work, and having fun, the John Tesh Radio Show will ... Read More »

Pangos Wins College Slam Three-Point Championship

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Pangos Wins College Slam Three-Point Championship   INDIANAPOLIS – Gonzaga’s Kevin Pangos wowed the capacity crowd at Hinkle Fieldhouse on his way to victory in the 2015 State Farm College Slam Three-Point Championship on Thursday evening in Indianapolis. The Zag senior scored 23 points in each of the first two rounds and knocked down 22 in the final round against homecourt ... Read More »

Wiltjer, Pangos Named Associated Press, NABC All-Americans

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    SPOKANE, Wash.  – Junior forward Kyle Wiltjer and senior guard Kevin Pangos were Second and Third Team All-Americans by the Associated Press and National Association of Basketball Coaches announced this week. Both Wiltjer and Pangos were named to the Third Team by the Associated Press panel, which is the same group that votes on the AP weekly Top 25 poll. ... Read More »

What A Season For The Zags!

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Zags Record-Breaking Season Ends in Elite Eight HOUSTON (AP) – Second-seeded Gonzaga fell to top-seeded Duke 66-52 in the South Regional Final on Sunday in Houston, Texas. Duke’s Justise Winslow, the freshman playing home in Houston, had 16 points, including a 3-pointer in the closing minutes. Matt Jones had also had 16 points while freshman Tyus Jones had 15 points, while ... Read More »

Zags In The Elite Eight – One Win Away From The Final Four

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SOUTH REGIONAL FINAL – ELITE 8 [2] Gonzaga (35-2) vs. [1] Duke (32-4) Sunday, March 29, 2015 | 2:05 p.m. (PT) NRG Stadium | Houston Gonzaga IMG Radio Network: AM 880 KIXI/TuneIn App (Tom Hudson, Matt Santangelo) NCAA TOURNAMENT NOTES Gonzaga is in its 17th consecutive NCAA Tournament and 18th overall. The 17 straight is the fourth-longest current streak in ... Read More »

Stats And Stuff for Friday’s Sweet Sixteen Match-up

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NCAA TOURNAMENT SWEET SIXTEEN [2] Gonzaga (34-2) vs. [11] UCLA (21-13) Friday, March 27, 2015 | 4:15 p.m. (PT)/6:15 p.m. CT | NRG Stadium | Houston Gonzaga IMG Radio Network: AM 880 KIXI/TuneIn App (Tom Hudson, Matt Santangelo) NCAA TOURNAMENT NOTES Gonzaga is in its 17th consecutive NCAA Tournament and 18th overall. The 17 straight is the fourth-longest current streak ... Read More »

How Sweet 16 It Is!

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KIXI congratulates the Gonzaga Bulldogs, in the “Sweet 16″ round of the NCAA Championships!  The Zags will play the UCLA Bruins Friday, March 27.  KIXI  Radio has all the LIVE action with Pre-game at 3:55pm, Tip-Off at 4:15pm. SEATTLE – No. 2 seed Gonzaga never trailed vs. No. 7 Iowa to beat the Hawkeyes 87-68 at KeyArena and advance to ... Read More »

Zags Advance To Third Round in March Madness

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SEATTLE (AP) — For Gonzaga, it’s on to the next round. For North Dakota State, it’s back to the market. Kyle Wiltjer scored 23 points to lift the second-seeded Bulldogs to an 86-76 victory over the team that lifts weights in an out-of-commission grocery store. The Zags (33-2) will play Iowa on Sunday to try to make the second weekend ... Read More »