Kyle Wiltjer had 24 points and 11 rebounds, and Domantas Sabonis added 17 points and nine rebounds as the Gonzaga Bulldogs defeated in-state competitor Washington 80-64 in the opening game of the Battle 4 Atlantis.
The John R. Wooden Award is given annually to the nation's top college basketball player. Kentucky and Indiana both have three players on the preseason Top 50 list. Wisconsin's Frank Kaminsky won the award last season.
The AP has released its preseason All-American team, with three seniors, a junior and a freshman making the squad. Gonzaga senior Kyle Wiltjer was the leading vote-getter among all players, tallying 51 of a possible 65 votes.
Last year, college basketball was ruled by terrific frontcourts. This year, the talent is a bit more spread out, but there are still plenty of groups to get excited about. Here are your top-10 frontcourts in college basketball.
The Gonzaga Bulldogs have a lot to look forward to in 2016. But the recruiting process never stops, and the Zags know that as well as anyone. In fact, it might be fair to say that the future is brighter for the program than it's ever been.
With the start of the college basketball season now 59 days away, it's time for the 2016 NBA Draft season to kick off. Within this post, you will find the top 150 players that Sam Vecenie is looking forward to seeing this coming season.