West Coast RUMORS & NEWS

  • Gonzaga's Anton Watson to undergo season-ending shoulder surgery

    The Score "Gonzaga announced freshman forward Anton Watson will undergo season-ending shoulder surgery, according to Jeff Goodman of Stadium. "Anton is one of the toughest guys I've coached," Bulldogs head coach Mark Few said, per Rob Jesselson of SWX...." January 17

  • Why does San Francisco intentionally foul at the end of the first half?

    NBC Sports - College Basketball Talk "Something weird happened at the end of the first half of San Francisco’s win over Pacific over the weekend. The Dons scored an and-one with just 12 seconds left in the half. They went up 45-33 after Jamaree Bouyea hit his free throw. The absolute worst-case scenario here is that..." January 17

  • Gonzaga's Filip Petrusev among new faces on Wooden Award midseason list

    The Spokesman Review "Gonzaga’s Filip Petrusev has been named to the Wooden Award Midseason Top 25 Watch List. Petrusev is one of five new additions, along with former Washington State guard Malachi Flynn (San Diego State), on the midseason list who weren’t on the preseason top 50. The other..." January 09

  • 5-star PG Jalen Suggs commits to Gonzaga

    The Score "Five-star point guard Jalen Suggs has committed to Gonzaga, he announced Friday evening. The 6-foot-4 floor general is the No. 6 prospect in the 2020 ESPN 100 and ranks as the second-best point guard in the nation behind Cade Cunningham. Florida, Florida..." January 04

  • Duke jumps to No. 2, Kansas to No. 3 behind No. 1 Gonzaga in Coaches Poll

    CBS Sports "The final USA Today Coaches Poll of the decade has the program that's won as much as almost any other -- Gonzaga -- as the No. 1.  Mark Few's Zags hold a commanding lead, having acquired 30 of the 32 first-place votes. Inside the top five, we have some scooting and..." December 31

  • Gonzaga is new No. 1, as chaos continues to shake up the Power 36

    NCAA "Villanova dropped Kansas on Saturday. Chaos is here. There are no great/dominating/intimidating teams this season. But that’s fine with me. Give me a last possession game like I saw Saturday at Wells Fargo Arena in front of a packed passionate house, and all is..." December 25

  • Your Daily Cartoon: College basketball's No. 1 seeds keep getting upset

    The Sports Daily "It’s a common theme that No. 1 seeds in college basketball don’t stay at the top for too long, as upsets are common. The season is long, and letdown spots make it difficult on young athletes, so the top 25 gets reshuffled every week. " December 25

  • College Basketball Top 25 Power Rankings: Gonzaga or Ohio State at No. 1?

    NBC Sports - College Basketball Talk "A new college basketball top 25 this week features another new No. 1 team in the country. Gonzaga is the team that takes their turn at the top of the rankings after Kansas fell at Villanova on Saturday. There are also three new teams in this week’s power rankings. Here..." December 23

  • Best of the decade: Top 10 men's college basketball players

    USA Today "From the beginning of the decade, when Anthony Davis powered Kentucky to a national title, to the end, when Duke's Zion Williamson provided a spectacular highlight reel, college basketball has entertained fans with a wide array of game-changing..." December 11