No. 22 Gonzaga Routs Dons - NBC Right Now/KNDO/KNDU Tri-Cities, Yakima, WA |

No. 22 Gonzaga Routs Dons

Posted:
Sunny Greinacher nails one of her shots in Gonzaga's huge win over the Dons on Saturday. Sunny Greinacher nails one of her shots in Gonzaga's huge win over the Dons on Saturday.
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) -- Lindsay Sherbert scored a career-high 23 points, 18 in the second half when No. 22 Gonzaga outscored San Francisco 51-20 en route to a 101-66 win Saturday.

Sunny Greinacher added 17 points for Gonzaga (20-3, 10-1 WCC), which has won 11 straight to reach 20 wins for the eight-straight year. Shaniqua Nilles scored a career-high 11 points and Kiara Kudron added 10, joining Sherbert to give the Bulldogs a 56-12 advantage in bench points.

No team had scores more than 50 at McCarthey Athletic Center this year but the Dons (8-14, 3-8) almost reached that by halftime, when they trailed 50-46. Gonzaga had won the first meeting 68-40.

San Francisco shot 70.8 percent in the first half but, was just 4 of 17 in the second. The Dons had 13 of their 23 turnovers in the second half and was out-rebounded 37-17, including 18-4 on the offensive end.
  • College

    • Eagles open up Big Sky play against Grizzlies

      The Eagles are 10-1 since 2012 against its rivals from the Treasure State – UM and Montana State. However, EWU's last venture to Missoula yielded a 57-16 thumping at the hands of the Griz.

    • Throwback Thursday: Montana Grizzlies face Furman in the 2001 National Championship game

      December 21, 2001: Montana facing Furman for the National Championship in Chattanooga Tennessee

    • Vandals take on South Alabama to kickoff Sun Belt play

      The Vandals are 35-51-1 all-time in conference openers. They are 1-6 in Sun Belt openers, including a 0-3 record since returning to the league in 2014.

    • Huskies open Pac-12 play against Colorado

      Last Dec. in Santa Clara, the Huskies beat the Buffaloes, 41-10, in the title game, in the teams' only meeting of 2016.

    • WSU continues homestand against Nevada on Saturday

      Washington State leads the all-time series with Nevada 2-1 and will be hosting the Wolfpack in Pullman for the first time in series history.

    • WSU men's basketball 2017-18 Pac-12 schedule released

      Washington State University men's basketball opens up Pac-12 play with two-straight games at Los Angeles on ESPN2, first against UCLA, Friday, Dec. 29 at 8 p.m., followed by a trip to the Galen Center to take on USC.

    • Press Pass Pullman: Week Three

      In this week's edition of Press Pass Pullman, head coach Mike Leach reflects on the Cougs' dominant win over Oregon State and looks ahead to Nevada, a team which features a myriad of connections to Washington State.

    • Super 8 Plays of the Week 9/18

      Check out this week's top plays from across the state!

    • Scoot's Place, Griz Team Barbershop

      Former Griz WR Caleb Lyons had to retire last year after suffering a head injury. He's now a student coach but he's also become the team barber. Watch him give Shaun Rainey a haircut on live TV and find out why all the players go to "Scoot's Place" to get a fresh cut. 
    • Crowd Surfing 9/17

      With the weather getting colder, things look a bit different for our local football games, as we take a look at during this week's Crowd Surfing.
    More
HD DOPPLER 6i
/