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No. 1 seeded Gonzaga begins WCC Championships against Saint Mary's

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This is the second time the Zags have been the championship’s top seed, also taking No. 1 in the very first tournament in 2013...Gonzaga has reached Banner Island Ballpark four times in the competition’s five-year history...Gonzaga and BYU are the only two schools to qualify for four WCC tournaments.

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Gonzaga's Johnathan Williams will return for senior season

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SPOKANE, Wash. – Johnathan Williams will return to Gonzaga for his senior season after initially submitting his name into the NBA Draft without hiring an agent.   By not signing with an agent, Williams retained his collegiate eligibility to keep the option to return to Gonzaga in 2017-18. A key player in last season’s run to the national championship game.

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Gonzaga's Machtolf wins Coach of the Year, Morgan first team All-WCC

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SAN BRUNO, Calif.—Gonzaga head coach Mark Machtolf was named West Coast Conference Coach of the Year Tuesday, and six Bulldog players received All-WCC recognition, including ace Eli Morgan who was named First Team All-Conference in a vote by the league’s 10 head coaches. Machtolf received his third WCC Coach of the Year award

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Zags drop final regular season game to Fresno State 9-2

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FRESNO, Calif.—The Gonzaga baseball team played one final regular season game Monday night, falling 9-2 to Fresno State at Pete Beiden Field at Bob Bennett Stadium in Fresno. The Fresno State Bulldogs took an early lead, scoring two in the first inning after loading the bases...

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Report: Gonzaga and Creighton agree to home-and-home series starting next season

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The Gonzaga Bulldogs men's basketball team has agreed to a home-and-home series against the Creighton Bluejays starting next season, according to The Spokesman-Review.

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Gonzaga's Pagdanganan wraps season up with 73 at the NCAA Championships

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SUGAR GROVE, Ill. – Bianca Pagdanganan ended her time at the 2017 NCAA Championships at Rich Harvest Farms in Sugar Grove, Ill., on Monday with a one-over 73 in the final round. Pagdanganan’s 73 was the best round in NCAA Championships history for the Zags, besting her first round of 76 from last year...

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Update on college basketball's top transfers

Update on college basketball's top transfers and what it means for Gonzaga Update on college basketball's top transfers and what it means for Gonzaga

The Gonzaga Bulldogs men's basketball team has notoriously been a hot spot for potential transfers and this year was no different. After the departures of players like Nigel Williams-Goss, Zach Collins and Przemek Karnowski, the Bulldogs are looking to reload for the 2017-18 season. The Bulldogs currently have three scholarships

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Gonzaga secures #1 seed in WCC Baseball Tournament

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The Gonzaga Bulldogs have locked up the No. 1 seed in the WCC Baseball Tournament after completing the sweep against the BYU Cougars on Saturday. The 2017 WCC Baseball Tournament will be held in Stockton, California and will begin on Thursday.

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Gonzaga ranked #22 by Collegiate Baseball

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SPOKANE, Wash.—After going 5-1 over the last two weeks against two ranked teams, the Gonzaga baseball team has re-entered the Collegiate Baseball rankings at No. 22 of the national poll. The Bulldogs (31-17, 20-7 WCC) entered the poll thanks to a four-game win streak, including three straight games against then-No. 18 BYU...

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Zags complete sweep of BYU to clinch share of WCC title Video included

SPOKANE, Wash.—Entering the weekend, the Gonzaga baseball team needed a historic sweep of No. 18 BYU in a home series against the Cougars. Saturday night, the Zags finished off the sweep with a 6-2 win over the Cougars, earning a share of the title and the No. 1 seed at next weekend’s West Coast Conference Championships.

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Pagdanganan and NCAA field challenged by difficult conditions in first round

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SUGAR GROVE, Ill. – Bianca Pagdanganan completed her first round at the 2017 NCAA Championships at Rich Harvest Farms in Sugar Grove, Ill. on Friday, shooting an eight-over 80 to sit in a tie for 56th.

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Dustin Triano to leave Gonzaga as a graduate transfer

Dustin Triano appeared in 25 games for Gonzaga last season Dustin Triano appeared in 25 games for Gonzaga last season

Gonzaga basketball player Dustin Triano is leaving Gonzaga as a graduate transfer, but does not have a school choice yet. This was learned from an instagram post from Gonzaga teammate Rem Bakamus and was later confirmed to SWX by a source.

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Gonzaga punches their ticket to Stockton with 10-2 win over BYU

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SPOKANE, Wash.—Needing one win entering a three-game series against No. 18 BYU, the Gonzaga baseball team wasted little time in clinching a berth to the West Coast Conference Championships, taking a big lead early en route to a 10-2 win Thursday night at Patterson Baseball Complex & Washington Trust Field.

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Eli Morgan emerges as a star on the mound for Gonzaga

Morgan leads Gonzaga in both ERA and Wins Morgan leads Gonzaga in both ERA and Wins

There were big shoes to fill on the mound at Gonzaga heading into the 2017 season. Gone was all-conference pitcher Brandon Bailey, a sixth-round draft pick of the Oakland A's. Luckily, the Zags had an ace in the hole. "I think we felt comfortable about that coming into the season, and that's saying a lot about how comfortable we feel with Eli...

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Latest NBA mock drafts have both Collins & Williams-Goss getting drafted

Both Collins and Williams-Goss are projected to be drafted Both Collins and Williams-Goss are projected to be drafted

The 2017 NBA draft lottery was held on Tuesday, which means we're that much closer to the NBA draft on June 22nd. The winner of Tuesday's draft lottery was the Boston Celtics, as they secured the number one overall pick in this year's draft, followed by the Lakers at number two and the 76ers at number three.

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Gonzaga prepares for WCC matchup against BYU

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The Gonzaga Bulldogs prepare for their biggest series of the season when they take on the BYU Cougars tomorrow for a three-game series. The Gonzaga Bulldogs are currently tied with Loyola Marymount for second place in the WCC standings with a 17-7 record. The Cougars currently sit atop of the WCC, just three games above the Bulldogs, with a 20-4 record...

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Gonzaga vs WSU baseball game cancelled due to rain

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The Washington State Cougars vs the Gonzaga Bulldogs baseball game has been cancelled due to rain. The game will not be rescheduled. Next up for the Zags is a three-game series against No. 18 ranked BYU on Thursday which will be broadcasted on SWX. The Washington State Cougars head to Corvallis to open a three-game Pac-12 Conference series against No. 1 ranked Oregon State beginning Friday.   More>>

Gonzaga to pause WCC title race to play Washington State

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Gonzaga picked up a big series win against Loyola Marymount last weekend, taking the Friday and Sunday games against the Lions at home...after Gonzaga led all of game one, the final two weren’t decided until the final at-bat...on Saturday, the Zags loaded the bases and brought the tying run to the plate before falling 4-0

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Zags hold off LMU 6-5 to win crucial WCC series

SPOKANE, Wash.—In another game that came down to the final out, the Gonzaga baseball team picked up a huge victory Sunday as the Zags downed Loyola Marymount 6-5 at Patterson Baseball Complex & Washington Trust Field.

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Abbott hurls shutout as LMU beats Gonzaga to even crucial series Video included

SPOKANE, Wash.—With two of the best starting pitchers in the West Coast Conference on the hill, Saturday night’s game between Gonzaga and Loyola Marymount turned into the pitchers’ duel that everyone expected.

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Zags beat Lions 6-3, move into 2nd place in WCC

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SPOKANE, Wash.—The Gonzaga baseball team returned to Patterson Baseball Complex after 12 days off, but the Zags showed few signs of rust as they began a key West Coast Conference series against Loyola Marymount with a 6-3 win Friday. Gonzaga wasted little time in taking the lead, scoring in the bottom of the first. Leadoff man Sam Brown ripped a double down the right field line for an immediate runner in scoring position. Cleanup hitter Justin Jacobs broug...

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Williams-Goss and Collins debut at NBA Combine

Williams-Goss and Collins debut at NBA Combine Williams-Goss and Collins debut at NBA Combine

After one of the most memorable seasons in Gonzaga history, forward Zach Collins and Nigel Williams-Goss made their debut at the NBA Combine. Despite Collins being a higher touted prospect, it was Williams-Goss who turned some heads at this year's combine. Williams-Goss was the fastest payer at the combine in the lane agility test

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Gonzaga to host LMU in key WCC matchup

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GU is 10-5 at home this season, with 12 of those 15 games coming in WCC play...the Bulldogs have seven more games at Patterson Baseball Complex & Washington Trust Field: three against both Loyola Marymount and BYU and one more versus Washington State. The Zags have now reached 10 home wins in nine of Patterson's 11 seasons, and they're one win away from clinching a .500 season at home,

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2015-16 Academic Progress Rates released by the NCAA

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SPOKANE, Wash. -- Gonzaga's athletic programs continued to thrive in the latest release of the Academic Progress Rate by the NCAA on Wednesday with seven teams earning a perfect 1,000 score and all GU teams combining for a 997 mark. That mark is tied for the second-best combined average for any school in the nation, behind only the Ivy League's Dartmouth.

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Gonzaga baseball looks to make back-to-back NCAA tournaments

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The Gonzaga Bulldogs baseball team is on the verge of making school history. With only eight regular season games left in the season, Gonzaga has a chance to make back-to-back NCAA tournament appearances for just the third time ever. The Bulldogs are currently sitting in third place (15-6) in the West Coast Conference standings, behind second-place Loyola Marymount (16-5) and first-place Brigham Young University (17-4).

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Zags avoid sweep against SMC; defeat Gaels 12-11 in 10 innings Video included

SPOKANE, Wash.—In another wild extra-innings game, the Gonzaga baseball team salvaged a win Sunday against Saint Mary’s, downing the Gaels 12-11 in 10 innings at Patterson Baseball Complex & Washington Trust Field.

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Gaels drop Zags 9-8 in back and forth game Video included

SPOKANE, Wash.—In a game of tie scores and momentum swings, Saint Mary’s got the last say as the Gonzaga baseball squad fell 9-8 in 10 innings to the Gaels Saturday afternoon at Patterson Baseball Complex & Washington Trust Field.

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Gonzaga's win streak ends as Saint Mary's wins 7-3

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SPOKANE, Wash.—The No. 19 Gonzaga baseball team’s win streak ended at eight games Friday night as the Zags fell 7-3 to Saint Mary’s during game one of a key West Coast Conference series at Patterson Baseball Complex & Washington Trust Field. The Gaels broke up a scoreless game in the fourth, scoring three runs on four hits, all singles off GU starter Eli Morgan.

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Zags prepare for three-game homestand vs Saint Mary's

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Friday, April 28 vs. Saint Mary's Spokane, Wash. 6:00 p.m. Live Stats Live Video RHP Eli Morgan (7-1, 2.34) vs.LHP Johnny York (4-2, 3.79) Saturday, April 29 vs. Saint Mary's Spokane, Wash. 3:00 p.m. Live Stats Live Video RHP Justin Vernia (5-2, 2.55) vs. RHP Conner Loeprich (5-1, 2.87) Sunday, April 30 vs. Saint Mary's Spokane, Wash. 12:00 p.m. Live Stats ...

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Ayayi signs men's basketball letter-of-intent with Gonzaga

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SPOKANE, Wash. – Joel Ayayi has signed a letter-of-intent to attend Gonzaga University this fall, Zags’ head coach Mark Few announced Thursday. The 6-5, 160-pound guard, trains with the French sports institute (INSEP) and played for France in the FIBA under-16 European championships last year. In seven games there, the athletic, quick Ayayi averaged 11.3 points, 6.7 rebounds and 2.1 assists as France finished sixth in the 16-team tournament.

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#19 Gonzaga beats Washington State 7-3

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PULLMAN, Wash. – Washington State dropped a 7-3 nonconference contest to No. 19 Gonzaga at Bailey-Brayton Field Tuesday evening.   The Cougars (18-20) received a two-hit game from freshman centerfielder Danny Sinatro who doubled in a run and scored while sophomore shortstop Andres Alvarez recorded a single and stolen base.

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Washington State to host #19 Gonzaga Bulldogs

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No. 19 GONZAGA at WASHINGTON STATE Pullman, Wash.  |  Bailey-Brayton Field (3,500)  |  April 25, 2017 Tuesday, 5 p.m.  |  Pac-12 Network WASHINGTON STATE HOSTS No. 19 GONZAGA TUESDAY Washington State (18-19, 4-11 Pac-12) wraps up a five-game homestand Tuesday with a nonconference contest against Gonzaga (24-14, 9-3 WCC, ranked No. 19 by Collegiate News.

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  • No. 0 Silas Melson

    No. 0 Silas Melson

    Silas Melson is a big part of Gonzaga's future plans and has the power to electrify the crowd as he did by winning the dunk contest at GU's Midnight Madness.
    Silas Melson is a big part of Gonzaga's future plans and has the power to electrify the crowd as he did by winning the dunk contest at GU's Midnight Madness.
  • No. 2 Angel Nunez

    No. 2 Angel Nunez

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    Angel Nunez returns for what might possibly be his senior season playing for Mark Few. With the appeal pending the NCAA ruled that Nunez would be a senior this year after he transferred to Gonzaga from Louisville and began playing half way through last season after sitting out the first semester due to NCAA transfer rules.
    Angel Nunez returns for what might possibly be his senior season playing for Mark Few. With the appeal pending the NCAA ruled that Nunez would be a senior this year after he transferred to Gonzaga from Louisville and began playing half way through last season after sitting out the first semester due to NCAA transfer rules.
  • No. 3 Kyle Dranginis

    No. 3 Kyle Dranginis

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    Kyle Dranginis chose Gonzaga after having a storied high school career at Skyview High School where he was the two-time Idaho Gatorade Player of the Year and two-time Idaho State Player of the Year. On Mark Few's team Dranginis has settled into his key role off of the bench where he has made an impact both offensively and defensively for the Zags over the past two seasons.
    Kyle Dranginis chose Gonzaga after having a storied high school career at Skyview High School where he was the two-time Idaho Gatorade Player of the Year and two-time Idaho State Player of the Year. On Mark Few's team Dranginis has settled into his key role off of the bench where he has made an impact both offensively and defensively for the Zags over the past two seasons.
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