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SLOZag
06-12-2013, 10:06 PM
Gonzaga Basketball: Best- and Worst-Case Scenarios for Bulldogs in 2014

http://bleacherreport.com/articles/1671353-gonzaga-basketball-best-and-worst-case-scenarios-for-bulldogs-in-2014

ZagaZags
06-12-2013, 11:58 PM
Direct and to the point. Was that Bleacher Report or a Gonzaga fan?

MDABE80
06-13-2013, 01:21 AM
Message: We better be ready to play some very good on ball defense.

ZagaZags
06-13-2013, 01:53 AM
Message: We better be ready to play some very good on ball defense.

Your Mum can help. Time is running out.

willandi
06-13-2013, 06:05 AM
It does read like a concise article about the future.My only point of contention is if the Zags get a 9-11 seed, I don't see them being upset in the first 2 rounds. Haven't the Zags generally performed better with the lower seeds (the exceptions being Davidson @ davidson and the ilk)?

jazzdelmar
06-13-2013, 06:26 AM
find the messenger, and kill him. :doh:

Birddog
06-13-2013, 06:45 AM
Written by a GU Student for BR. What does that tell you?

Oregonzagnut
06-13-2013, 09:29 AM
When Gonzaga reached the top ranking in the nation, it saw a spike in recruitment interest and has taken this momentum into the summer.

This is what I see. Our elite season caused a SPIKE in recruiting interest, not a drop!!

Just because we lost early to Wichita, doesn't mean recruiting took a drop. Momentum is a big thing and when a kid follows Gonzaga for 5 months and see the growth and success, even if though we lost, they still remember all the good things they saw. Their eyes did not deceive them and only 16 teams make it past the 2nd round. So all those teams just lost their recruiting edge? New Mexico is doomed? So is Georgetown, Minnesota, Kansas St, Creighton, and UNLV... and Gonzaga? Haha. Comedy.

Some Zag fans are just plain pessimistic and wrong. I may be a pessimist, but I don't hold on to falsehoods when I get facts.

Angelo Roncalli
06-13-2013, 09:34 AM
Written by a GU Student for BR. What does that tell you?

The quality of BR's cadre of reporters is improving?

ZagsZombieNation
06-13-2013, 10:06 AM
I thought it was interesting in that article to compare Gerard Coleman to Steven Gray. It is true that Gonzaga has gotten little production out of the 3 spot that last couple of years (Hart, Edi, Carter, Barham, etc.), and maybe Coleman can be a big guard as a scoring threat since Bell is undersized as a 2-guard.

sittingon50
06-13-2013, 10:28 AM
History Major?

zag buddy
06-13-2013, 03:46 PM
I'm really looking forward to a comprehensive report on the improvements of the entire league. I believe we are in tough this year.