Dan Murphy

How “Sweet 16” It Is!

The Gonzaga Bulldogs advance to the "Sweet 16" round of play in the NCAA Tournament with a win over Baylor University. Next up, this Thursday the Zags take on Florida State, the team they lost to in last year's Sweet 16 game. Pre-game is Thursday at 3:40pm, tip-off at 4:09pm. Regular KIXI programming is always available at www.kixi.com and on our FREE app for your smartphones and other devises.

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BIG March Madness Win For Bulldogs

No. 1 Zags Roll Past Fairleigh Dickinson in NCAAs Gonzaga advances to second round Saturday   SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — When it comes to a 16 seed beating a 1, it’s still true — anything really can happen in the NCAA Tournament.   Just not on Thursday night. And not against Gonzaga.   One year after dreamers and underdog …

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Congratulations!

Hachimura Named USBWA First Team All-American Mark Few named a finalist for Coach of the Year Award   LOUIS – Gonzaga’s Rui Hachimura was named First Team All-American by the U.S. Basketball Writers Association (USBWA). Mark Few was one of seven finalists for the Henry Iba Coach of the Year Award.   The first team features freshmen RJ Barrett and …

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Zags Falter At the Finish Line in WCC Championship

Zags Fall 60-47 to Saint Mary’s in WCC Finals Brandon Clarke led GU with 16 points   LAS VEGAS, Nev. — No. 1 Gonzaga fell to Saint Mary’s 60-47 in the West Coast Conference Tournament Championship Tuesday at the Orleans Arena.   Gonzaga (30-3) was led by Brandon Clarke with 16 points on 6-of-8 shooting to go along with a …

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Bulldogs Play WCC Championship Game Tuesday After Blowing out Pepperdine

Gonzaga Will play Saint Mary’s in Tuesday’s championship game.  Pre-game show at 5:40pm, Tip-off at 6pm.  Catch the action on AM 880 and FM 106.9 HD-3.  Regular KIXI programming available online at www.kixi.com and on the FREE KIXI App for smartphones and other devises. No. 1 Gonzaga blows out Pepperdine 100-74 in WCC semifinals Six Zags finish in double-digit scoring …

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Zags Sweep All-West Coast Conference Major Awards

Zags Sweep All-West Coast Conference Major Awards Few, Clarke and Hachimura receive league’s top annual honors   SAN BRUNO, Calif. –  Mark Few was selected as the West Coast Conference Men’s Basketball Coach of the Year, Rui Hachimura was titled the Player of the Year and Brandon Clarke was named the Defender and Newcomer of the Year league officials announced …

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Zags Will Be Top Seed In WCC Tournament!

  Zags will be the top seed for the 18th time   Release courtesy of West Coast Conference   SAN BRUNO, Calif. – The West Coast Conference has announced the brackets and game times for the 2019 University Credit Union WCC Basketball Championships at the Orleans Arena in Las Vegas. The men’s tournament will begin with a first round match-up at …

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Zags Complete Unbeaten West Coast Conference Season!

No. 1 Gonzaga wins 20th straight, 69-55 over Saint Mary’s     MORAGA, Calif. (AP) — Josh Perkins scored 19 points and Brandon Clarke sparked a big second-half run with strong play on both ends of the court to help No. 1 Gonzaga wrap up a perfect conference regular season with a 69-55 victory over Saint Mary’s on Saturday night. …

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Zags Pile Up Another Win

Clarke, Hachimura lead No. 1 Gonzaga past Pacific 86-66 Zags win nation’s best 19th straight game   STOCKTON, Calif. (AP) — Brandon Clarke had 21 points, 13 rebounds and four blocks, and No. 1 Gonzaga extended the nation’s longest winning streak to 19 games, thumping Pacific 86-66 on Thursday night.   Rui Hachimura added 27 points and Zach Norvell Jr. …

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