Dan Murphy

Another Big Bulldog Win

Norvell, Hachimura lead No. 2 Gonzaga past BYU, 102-68 Zags win nation’s best 18th straight game   SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Rui Hachimura had to think for a bit when asked how No. 2 Gonzaga was able to score with ease against BYU.   Zach Norvell Jr. scored 25 points, Hachimura had 23 points and 10 rebounds and Josh Perkins …

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Zags Back On Top!

Back on Top: Zags Return to No. 1 Ranking Gonzaga owns country’s longest winning streak   SPOKANE, Wash. – The Gonzaga men’s basketball team rose to No. 1 again in the Associated Press poll Monday.   The Zags (27-2, 14-0 West Coast Conference) own the nation’s longest active winning streak with 18 consecutive victories. GU completed the program’s fourth undefeated home …

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Kudos for Zags Cach Few

Few Named a Naismith Coach of the Year Candidate Zags’ head coach has led GU to another No. 1 ranking this season   ATLANTA – Gonzaga men’s basketball Head Coach Mark Few was one of 15 late season candidates for the 2019 Werner Ladder Naismith Men’s College Coach of the Year the Atlanta Tipoff Club announced Wednesday.   Virginia’s Tony Bennett …

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Zags Clinch WCC Title!

MBB Clinches WCC, Perkins Breaks Assists Record Zags win seventh straight league title with victory   SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — On a night when Josh Perkins became the career assist leader at No. 2 Gonzaga, the Bulldogs clinched a seventh consecutive West Coast Conference regular season title and kept the door open to a possible No. 1 ranking next week. …

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Gonzaga Pours it on in Second Half to Beat San Diego

Gonzaga uses strong 2nd half to beat USD 79-67 Zags extend nation’s longest win streak to 16   SAN DIEGO (AP) — Rui Hachimura scored 16 of his 22 points in the second half and had 10 rebounds and No. 3 Gonzaga pulled away in the second half to beat San Diego 79-67 on Saturday night for its 16th straight …

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Gonzaga uses late run to defeat Loyola Marymount

No. 3 Gonzaga uses late run to defeat Loyola Marymount Hachimura and Clarke combine for 39 points   LOS ANGELES (AP) — Third-ranked Gonzaga was trailing midway through the second half and the nation’s highest-scoring team was being slowed.   The Bulldogs came up with a late burst to extend their winning streak to 15 games.   Gonzaga closed the …

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Huge Win Over St. Mary`s

Clarke leads No. 4 Gonzaga over Saint Mary’s 94-46 Zag junior scored 24 points and blocked three shots   SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Saint Mary’s has been No. 4 Gonzaga’s toughest nemesis in the West Coast Conference in the past decade. The Gaels didn’t pose much of a challenge Saturday night.   Brandon Clarke scored 24 points and blocked three …

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Huge Win Over SFO

Clarke leads No. 4 Gonzaga over San Francisco 92-62 Zag junior scored 20 points and grabbed career-high 16 rebounds   SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Fourth-ranked Gonzaga was clinging to a three-point lead over San Francisco late in the first half Thursday when someone flipped the switch on guard Zach Norvell Jr.   Norvell scored 13 consecutive points for the Bulldogs …

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Bulldogs On A Roll

Hachimura leads No. 4 Gonzaga over San Diego 85-69 Zag junior scored 32 points in 12th straight win   SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — San Diego always seems to play Gonzaga tough, making the Bulldogs work for yet another victory.   Rui Hachimura scored 32 points and No. 4 Gonzaga pulled away to beat San Diego 85-69 on Saturday night to …

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A BIG Win For the Bulldogs!

No. 4 Gonzaga beats BYU 93-63 for 28th consecutive WCC road win Clarke and Hachimura combine for 43 points   PROVO, Utah (AP) — Brandon Clarke scored 23 points and Rui Hachimura added 20 to lead No. 4 Gonzaga to a 93-63 win against BYU on Thursday night.   Clarke and Hachimura each grabbed nine rebounds. Corey Kispert had 16 …

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