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No. 6 Gonzaga rallies to beat San Diego, 77-72

  Zags clinch at least a share of the WCC regular season title   SAN DIEGO, Calif. (AP) Gonzaga coach Mark Few stared at the box score after beating the University of San Diego and shook his head.   ”Nothing really jumps out at you,” Few said. ”It was an even game but we hung with it.”   Killian Tillie …

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Williams leads No. 9 Gonzaga over Pepperdine 81-67

Williams leads No. 9 Gonzaga over Pepperdine 81-67 Zags win ninth straight game behind Williams’ sixth straight double-double   SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) Pepperdine had closed within two points with more than seven minutes left, and forwards Johnathan Williams and Killian Tillie of No. 9 Gonzaga rose to meet the challenge.   Williams had two dunks and a block, and Tillie …

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Williams leads No. 9 Gonzaga over Loyola Marymount 76-46

Williams records his fifth-straight double-double   SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) Loyola Marymount was short-handed and stood second-to-last in the West Coast Conference, but No. 9 Gonzaga wasn’t about to take them lightly.   The Zags scored the first 17 points of the game and cruised to a 76-46 victory on Thursday to retain at least a share of first place in …

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Gonzaga snaps Saint Mary’s 19-Game win streak, 78-65

Zags win 22nd straight WCC road game   MORAGA, Calif. (AP) By forcing the ball out of Jock Landale’s hands, Gonzaga was able to avenge a home loss to Saint Mary’s and move back into first place in the West Coast Conference.   Rui Hachimura scored 23 points and was a key part of a defensive effort that neutralized Landale …

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Tillie leads No. 15 Gonzaga over San Francisco, 82-73

  Williams and Tillie both score 16 points in win   SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) Gonzaga coach Mark Few liked the way his No. 15 Bulldogs played at the beginning and end of the game against San Francisco.   The middle of the game was another matter.   Killian Tillie and Johnathan Williams each scored 16 points as Gonzaga held off …

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No. 15 Gonzaga defeats Portland 95-79

Tillie scores 27 points and Kispert adds 23   PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) Killian Tillie had 27 points and seven rebounds, and No. 15 Gonzaga cruised to a 95-79 victory over Portland on Thursday night.   Corey Kispert added a season-high 23 points and 10 rebounds for the Bulldogs (18-4, 8-1 West Coast Conference), who won their 20th straight conference road …

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Norvell Jr. helps No. 13 Gonzaga bounce back to beat Santa Clara

Four Zags finish in double-figures   SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) Zach Norvell Jr. scored 14 of his 16 points in the second half, and No. 13 Gonzaga bounced back from its first conference loss of the season to beat Santa Clara 75-60 on Saturday night.   Josh Perkins added 17 points on 6-of-7 shooting, Rui Hachimura scored 16 points and …

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No. 13 Gonzaga Falls to Saint Mary’s, 74-71

Hachimura scores career-high 23 points   SPOKANE Home losses are rare for Gonzaga, even against archrival Saint Mary’s. The Gaels relied on experience and their characteristically efficient offense to pull the upset on Thursday night.   Jock Landale had 26 points and 12 rebounds, and the Gaels beat the 13th-ranked Bulldogs 74-71 to take sole possession of first place in …

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No. 15 Gonzaga holds off San Francisco 75-65

Williams leads four Zag double-digit scorers   SAN FRANCISCO (AP) Gonzaga got a rare test in conference play just in time for a first-place showdown against Saint Mary’s.   Johnathan Williams scored 17 points and Josh Perkins added 16 to help the 15th ranked Bulldogs to their 18th straight road victory in the West Coast Conference, 75-65 over San Francisco …

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Melson leads No. 15 Gonzaga over Portland 103-57

Melson makes career-high seven three-pointers in win   SPOKANE, Wash. Silas Melson has struggled with his shooting at times this season, but not on Thursday night against Portland.   Melson scored a career-high 23 points, making seven 3-pointers, as No. 15 Gonzaga routed Portland 103-57 for their fifth consecutive win.   ”He’s shot the ball up and down this year,” …

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