Gonzaga Bulldogs fan and NWSB blogger Blair Thomas weighs in with his Love’Em & Hate’Em column for the Bulldogs vs BYU Cougars game on Saturday night. West Coast Conference Basketball tournament action from the Orleans Arena March 3, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Gonzaga won 77-58. Junior forward Elias Harris recorded 15 rebounds, Robert Sacre had seven points and five rebounds.
NWSB Insider and Gonzaga Bulldogs blogger Blair Thomas tells us the five players that make up his all time starting team in the next chapter of our Moments In Time series on northwest sports teams. The players mentioned on this list include Adam Morrison, Ronny Turiaf, Jeff Brown, Frank Burgess, and Matt Santangelo. Apologies to John Stockton, Richie Frahm, Blake Stepp, Dan Dickau, Derek Raivio, and Jeremy Pargo.
Gonzaga Bulldogs fan and NWSB blogger Blair Thomas weighs in with his Love’Em & Hate’Em column for the Bulldogs vs. Santa Clara Broncos game on Thursday night. The Bulldogs leading scorer freshman Kevin Pangos was unimpressive last night. After a 27-point performance against then #16 Saint Mary’s, Pangos scored just 10.
NWSB Insider and Gonzaga Bulldogs blogger Blair Thomas tells us the Zappo’s.com West Coast Conference Tournament kicks off February 29th at the Orleans Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas. Saint Mary’s comes in as the favorite. The ace in the hole is Gonzaga Head Coach Mark Few. Blair has some reasons Gonzaga Will Win the Automatic Big Dance Bid. Led by Kevin Pangos.
Clinton Bell tells us with a close win Saturday night at Loyola Marymount, Gonzaga now looks ahead at two conference foes in the upcoming week. With St. Mary’s sitting atop the conference with a 5-0 record, the Zags need a win in both Thursday, and Saturday nights games to stay close. Gonzaga will definitely need to rely on the shooting abilities of both Kevin Pangos and Sam Dower.
Steve Lee our northwest basketball hoops blogger weighs in today with his TOP 5 Gonzaga basketball matchups and games to take place in Seattle Washington. In 2003 in front of almost 13,000 fans, the Bulldogs left KeyArena with a thrilling 87-80 overtime victory over the Tigers, Ronny Turiaf came alive after the break to drop 21.
Steve Lee our northwest basketball hoops blogger weighs in today with his TOP 5 Canadian basketball players in history to play for the Gonzaga Bulldogs. Kelly Olynyk, Kevin Pangos, Mangisto Arop, Robert Sacre all make the list. The Bulldogs Canadian contingent has been strong thru the years in Spokane.
With hoops fans excited to see a high level of basketball back on the court at Rogers Arena, both teams (The Hawaii Warriors, and the Gonzaga Bulldogs) did little to impress. Tagged as a home coming for the Gonzaga Bulldogs, Kevin Pangos, big man Rob Sacre (North Vancouver) and forward Kelly Olynyk (Kamloops).
Are you missing college basketball yet folks? We are. The NCAA basketball pre-season coaches poll was released last week and Gonzaga is the only Northwest Team in the Top 25. No Oregon, no Washington, no Washington State. Pretty par for the course isn’t it? How will the team do without last season’s leading scorer Steven Gray.
Northwest hoops preseason update from Steve Lee. NCAA basketball season is nearly here. The Pac 12 and WCC are well represented by great north west basketball teams. Washington, Oregon, Oregon State, Washington State, and Gonzaga hope to dance in March. Primed to breakout are Jeffery Taylor, Festus Ezeli, Terrence Ross, Myck Kabongo and Solomon Hill.