Barta was named the West Coast Conference Player of the Year and was selected to her third straight All-WCC first team selection.She was only the third ever Gonzaga player to be selected to three straight All-WCC first teams.Johnathan Williams was the star for Gonzaga today, ending with a game-high 19 points on 8-12 shooting. (15pts) were the only other Zags to finish the game in double-figures.The four seeded Gonzaga Bulldogs will take on the 13 seeded UNC Greensboro in the first round of the 2018 NCAA Tournament.
Also beginning next season, the men’s and women’s championship format will change, whereby seeds 7-10 will compete in the opening round, seeds 5-6 will first participate in the second round, seeds 3-4 will first participate in the third round, and the top two seeds will play their first game in the semifinal round.
The Central Valley High School girls basketball team capped off an historic season Saturday morning, defeating Hamilton Heights (TN) 66-61 in the GEICO High School Nationals championship game.
Gatorade state player of the year, Lexie Hull led the way 26 points, 13 of which came in the 4th quarter.
A NCAA Division I record and move up to third on the Big Sky Conference all-time men's basketball scoring chart were the accomplishments last week for Eastern Washington University's Bogdan Bliznyuk as he was selected as the Ready Nutrition Player of the Week by the league office on Monday (March 5).
Washington State University men's basketball junior forward Robert Franks has been named the 2018 Pac-12 Most Improved Player of the Year, it was announced on the Pac-12 Network's Sports Report, Monday evening.
The Vandals have already earned an automatic bid to the 2018 WNIT, and will find out their destination and opponent on Monday.