The Gonzaga Bulldogs earned some much-needed time off after beating Campbell 74-52 at the McCarthey Athletic Center.
The Fighting Camels never had a chance against the Zags, as Gonzaga stormed out to a 49-24 lead in the first half.
Gonzaga has just three more non-conference games before the start of WCC play in January. The first of those three games is Wednesday against the Camels of Campbell.
The Zags are coming off a 68-52 win over Kansas State in the Battle of Seattle.
If you talk to the higher-ups at the best college basketball programs in the country, you will hear them talking about bringing the BCS football model to the college hardwood. So says Gonzaga coach Mark Few, as programs across the country view the changing landscape of college sports.
The tenth-ranked Zags took their undefeated record with them against Illinois but could not complete a late rally. They lost. And now they must dust themselves off and get back to basketball.
It was a tough loss for a Gonzaga team looking to make a statement on the national stage.
WALNUT CREEK, Calif. – Washington State University men's basketball senior Brock Motum has been named the Pac-12 Conference Men's Basketball Player of the Week for the week of Dec. 3-9, Commissioner Larry Scott announced Monday.
Gonzaga dropped four spots in the AP Top 25 poll Monday after losing their first game of the season last week.
The Zags went from No. 10 to No. 14 in the poll released Monday. They lost 85-74 to then-No. 13 Illinois. The Fighting Illini consequently rose to No. 10 this week.