No. 3 Gonzaga Sluggish But Gets Past San Diego, 59-39
No. 3 Gonzaga Rallies From 17 Down, Beats Saint Mary's 70-60It was just the kind of adversity the Bulldogs believe will make them better
Wiltjer Has 21, No. 3 Gonzaga Beats Loyola Marymount 80-51
Second-Ranked Zags Could Be Better Than Squad That Reached No. 1These Bulldogs may not have athletic big men like Kelly Olynyk and Elias Harris, but they are deeper, have more ways to score and have been through the grinder that comes with facing their opponents' best shot every night.
Zags Lose Second Straight Conference GameGonzaga (23-6, 13-3) lost its second consecutive conference game (a rarity for the program) despite 18 points and 15 rebounds from Sam Dower Jr. The loss kept the Zags from clinching the outright WCC title.
Gonzaga Squanders Double-Digit Lead, Falls To MemphisChris Crawford and Michael Dixon Jr. each scored 11 points to lead the Tigers. Jackson finished with 10 points, five assists, four rebounds and one mighty big block to help Memphis to a vital nonconference home win.
Dower, Zags Defeat San FranciscoPrzemek Karnowski added 12 points and eight rebounds and Gary Bell Jr. finished with 13 points to aid the Zags' scoring. Gonzaga (20-3, 10-1) earned its sixth consecutive conference win since dropping its first WCC game since 2011 last month to Portland.
Dower Jr., Zags Hold Off San DiegoSam Dower Jr. had 18 points and 10 rebounds to lead Gonzaga (17-3, 7-1). Przemek Karnowski finished with 12 points and Kevin Pangos added 11 points and five rebounds. Both Karnowski and Pangos made key buckets down the stretch to keep the Zags in the lead.
No. 24 Gonzaga Handles Saint Mary'sThe No. 24-ranked Bulldogs were simply too much for the undersized and less athletic Saint Mary's squad. Gonzaga out-rebounded them 39-22 and held the Gaels to 31 percent shooting from the field to collect its third straight win.
No. 20 Zags Take Down West Virginia, 80-76Eron Harris, West Virginia's leading scorer, was limited to five of his 23 points in the second half and the Mountaineers couldn't hold on to a 10-point lead, falling to No. 20 Gonzaga 80-76 on Tuesday night.