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Another Big Zags Win

Norvell, Clarke lead No. 7 Gonzaga over North Alabama 96-51 Zags opened the game with a 29-1 run   SPOKANE, Wash. — Gonzaga came out refreshed and focused after a weeklong Christmas break.   Zach Norvell Jr. scored 20 points, and the seventh-ranked Bulldogs started with a 29-1 run against North Alabama in a 96-51 victory on Friday night, Gonzaga’s …

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What a Blowout!

Records Fall as #8/9 Gonzaga Wins Big Over Denver, 101-40 Zags post a record 61-point margin of victory in win   SPOKANE, Wash. — Rui Hachimura was perfect from the field and missed just one free throw, but what he really wanted to talk about was his defense.   “I think we played good defense first,” Hachimura said. “Right now …

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Another Zags Win

Clarke, Hachimura lead No. 8 Gonzaga over UT-Arlington 89-55 Zags dominate the paint with a 53-31 rebound advantage   SPOKANE, Wash. — Brandon Clarke had 17 points and 13 rebounds, Rui Hachimura added 20 points and 11 boards, and Gonzaga pounded Texas-Arlington 89-55 on Tuesday night.   The Zags dominated the paint with a 53-31 rebound advantage.   “We are …

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Gonzaga Falls to North Carolina

    No. 12 North Carolina beats No. 4 Gonzaga 103-90 Norvell Jr. leads the Zags with 21 points   CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — Cameron Johnson had 25 points and six 3-pointers while No. 12 North Carolina shot 55 percent to beat fourth-ranked Gonzaga 103-90 on Saturday night.   Luke Maye added 20 points and 16 rebounds for the Tar …

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Bulldogs Taste Defeat for the First Time This Year

MBB Falls in Phoenix to No. 7/7 Tennessee, 76-73 Clarke and Hachimura both score 21 for the Zags   PHOENIX – The No. 1/1 Gonzaga men’s basketball team lost its first game of the season, 76-73, to No. 7/7 Tennessee in the first Jerry Colangelo Classic Sunday.   Admiral Schofield hit a 3-pointer with 24 seconds left and scored 25 …

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Zags Still Undefeated

Hachimura lifts No. 1 Gonzaga over Washington 81-79 Zags’ junior scores 26 points, including game-winning jumper   SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) – Rui Hachimura’s short jumper with half a second left lifted top-ranked Gonzaga to an 81-79 win over in-state rival Washington on Wednesday night.   Hachimura had 26 points for Gonzaga (9-0), which has won 12 of its past 13 …

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Perkins Named WCC Player of the Week

Perkins Named WCC Player of the Week Zag redshirt senior earns weekly honor   SAN BRUNO, Calif. – Gonzaga’s Josh Perkins was named the West Coast Conference men’s basketball Player of the Week, the league office announced Monday.   Perkins guided the No. 1/1 Zags to a pair of wins, including at Creighton in Gonzaga’s first true road game of …

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Bulldogs Edge Creighton, Next Up – UW HUSKIES!

Norvell’s 28 points rallies No. 1 Zags past Creighton 103-92 Zags’ redshirt sophomore matches career-high in points   OMAHA, Neb. (AP) – Zach Norvell Jr. scored 23 of his career-high 28 points in the second half, and top-ranked Gonzaga wiped out an early double-digit deficit and beat Creighton 103-92 on Saturday.   The Bulldogs (8-0), who took over the No. …

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Bye Bye Bison – Zags Beat Up On North Dakota 102 – 60

No. 1 Gonzaga thumps North Dakota State 102-60 Six Zags finish in double-digit scoring   SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) – North Dakota State didn’t figure to pose too much trouble for Gonzaga on the day the Bulldogs rose to No. 1 in The Associated Press Top 25. The Bison didn’t.   Brandon Clarke and Rui Hachimura each scored 18 points as …

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Hachimura Named WCC Player of the Week

Hachimura Named WCC Player of the Week Zag junior earns weekly honor for second time this season   SAN BRUNO, Calif. – For the second time already this season, Gonzaga’s Rui Hachimura was named the West Coast Conference men’s basketball Player of the Week, the league office announced Monday.   Hachimura was named the Maui Invitational Most Outstanding Player after …

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