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Gonzaga WBB Wins WCC Tournament Title

The Gonzaga women's basketball team won their second straight West Coast Conference tournament title, defeating sixth-seeded San Diego, 79-71, inside the Orleans Arena Tuesday.

Zags battle to semifinal win over USF

The Gonzaga Bulldogs fought through a scrappy game to come out ahead, 65-53, over San Francisco in the West Coast Conference Tournament Semifinals on Monday at the Orleans Arena.

Gaels Give Zags First WCC Loss

The Gonzaga Bulldogs dug a hole in the second quarter and could never quite climb out, as they lost at home to Saint Mary’s on Saturday, 72-56, their first West Coast Conference loss this year.

Zags Fill The Stat Sheet In Win Over PSU

The Gonzaga Bulldogs put their best collective offensive and defensive effort of the season so far together on Saturday afternoon and won convincingly, 91-52, over visiting Portland State.

Gonzaga women win WCC Tournament Title

The Gonzaga women’s basketball team won their seventh West Coast Conference Tournament Championship in program history, and third in five years, with an 86-75 victory over third-seeded Saint Mary’s in the Orleans Arena Tuesday. The win sends GU to its ninth NCAA Tournament appearance, and second under third-year head coach Lisa Fortier.

Gonzaga gets late gift, edges Santa Clara

The Gonzaga Bulldogs let a lead slip away late, but Jill Barta made two foul shots with two seconds left as Gonzaga got out of Santa Clara with a 50-49 win on Saturday afternoon.

Zags Come Out Firing, Sail Past Pilots Early

Jill Barta matched her half-only season-high of 23 points in the first half, and was a rebound short of a first-half double-double, and Laura Stockton set a single-game season-high in assists in the first half with eight as the Zags won 85-50.

Zags steal lead late behind Barta's career-high 33

A three-point play and jumper from Kiara Kudron and two steals and clutch free throws from Laura Stockton, plus a career-high 33 point from Jill Barta, gave Gonzaga an exciting come-from-behind road victory at Saint Mary’s on Saturday afternoon, 79-75.