Sam Dower and the Gonzaga Bulldogs rose above Oklahoma State on Friday. Dower was a reserve last time UA played Gonzaga, yet Cats coach Sean Miller wished he had a Dower.
Oklahoma State guard Marcus Smart rips the ball from Gonzaga’s Sam Dower during the second half. Smart scored 23 points and had 13 rebounds, seven assists and six steals.
Gonzaga Bulldogs guard Kyle Dranginis (3) drives on Oklahoma State Cowboys guard/forward Leyton Hammonds (23) during the second half of the Gonzaga vs. Oklahoma State game at the NCAA Basketball Tournament at San Diego State University on Friday, March 21, 2014. Gonzaga won 85-77.
Gonzaga Bulldogs forward/center Sam Dower (35) shoots over the defense of Oklahoma State Cowboys forward/center Kamari Murphy (21) and Oklahoma State Cowboys guard Marcus Smart (33) during the second half of the Gonzaga vs. Oklahoma State game at the NCAA Basketball Tournament at San Diego S…
Oklahoma State guard Marcus Smart, center, and two Gonzaga Bulldogs — including Gary Bell, Jr., right — attempt to corral a loose ball during the second half of their West Region game in San Diego on Friday.
Gonzaga coach Mark Few yells out instructions to his team during the Bulldogs’ West Region game against Oklahoma State on Friday. Gonzaga won 85-77, and will face Arizona on Sunday.
Kevin Parrom and the Wildcats couldn't find many openings against Gonzaga in their 2011 game. Now, the UA is alive and Gonzaga is out.
SALT LAKE CITY — America’s No. 1 team fell Saturday night at EnergySolutions Arena — Call it a Shocker — and the Arizona Wildcats’ bracket became even more discombobulated.
Southern's Derick Beltran shoots over Gonzaga's David Stockton in an NCAA second-round game. Beltran finished with 21 points.
SALT LAKE CITY - Jameel Grace sat dejected.
Arizona's Grant Jerrett shoots over Blake Jenkins in Thursday's NCAA tournament game. Jerrett, a freshman who had six rebounds and two blocked shots, said nerves were not a problem despite the tourney environment.
SALT LAKE CITY - When Grant Jerrett stepped on the EnergySolutions Arena floor on Thursday to play possibly the biggest game of his life so far, his stomach didn't flutter and his head didn't spin.