13 Jill Barta
GU trimmed lead to five twice in fourth quarter
Game time is 3:30 pm PST on ESPN2
Tip time is 3:30 pm PST on ESPN2
Jill Barta scored a tournament record 37 points in the Zags' victory
Game time is 1 pm live on ESPNU
Gonzaga battles Oklahoma in Seattle
Check out the USATSI photo gallery from the West Coast Conference Championship game against Saint Mary's.
Gonzaga defeats Saint Mary's in 2017 WCC Championship
Gonzaga defeats San Francisco in the 2017 WCC Semifinals from Las Vegas.
Photos from Gonzaga vs. San Francisco in the WCC Tournament on 3/6/17.
REDSHIRT SOPHOMORE (2016-17): Game-by-game statistics ... Played in all 33 games, starting in 32 ... led team averaging 16.8 points per game, fourth in the league and 92nd in the NCAA ... averaged six rebounds per game, 13th in the WCC ... averaged 26.3 minutes per game ... scored a career-high 37 points against Saint Mary’s in WCC Championship, breaking the tournament record and the second most in GU single-game history ... scored 20+ points 11 times and 30+ points twice ... shot 48.9 percent (182-of-372) from the field, second in the WCC and 75th in the nation ... had a career-high 12 rebounds against Winthrop and Colgate ... grabbed a career-high seven steals at Saint Mary’s and blocked three shots on three different occasions ... shot 84.7 percent (149-of-176) from the foul line, third in the WCC and 40th in the NCAA, fifth all-time at GU ... led team making 41 three-pointers ... averaged 1.4 assists per game, fourth on team ... scored in double-digits in 26 games, and 14 of 18 conference games ... made game-winning baskets at San Diego and at Santa Clara ... led team with four double-doubles ... pulled down 8+ rebounds 10 times ... scored a point and grabbed a rebound in every game ... 554 total season points are ninth all-time at GU ... became 22nd member of 1,000 point club, only second sophomore to do it ... All-WCC First Team, just third GU player to be honored in first two years ... WCC Tournament MVP ... WCC All-Tournament ... Preseason All-WCC ... twice WCC Player of the Week ... Paradise Jam All-Tournament.
HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Fairfield High School in Fairfield, Mont. ... three-year starter on the varsity team ... she finished 104-0 as a member of the Eagles ... she was a part of Fairfield's 104 straight victories which is currently the longest winningest streak in Montana High School history ... while at FHS, Barta was a part of four consecutive Class B state titles ... finished high school career with 39 20-point games ... finished high school career with 589 made field goals, while shooting 57 percent from the field, both stats are second in Montana High School history ... as a senior, named the Gatorade Montana Girls Basketball Player of the Year ... averaged 24.5 points, 9.5 rebounds, 3.5 steals, 3.3 blocks and 2.8 assists per game ... amassed 625 points, the 10th most in a single season in Montana High School history ... made 180 free throws, which is the third highest total in a single season in Montana High School history ... as a junior, named First Team All-State, First Team All-League, the State Tournament Most Valuable Player, and Great Falls Tribune Super State Team ... averaged 17.5 points, 9.6 rebounds, 3.4 blocks and 3.8 steals per game, while shooting 53 percent from the field and 80 percent from the free throw line ... as a sophomore, named All-State, All-State Tournament, All-League, and Great Falls Tribune Super State Team.
03/18/2017 - No. 11 Gonzaga falls to No. 6 seed Oklahoma 75-62 in NCAA First Round
03/15/2017 - Zags Prepared For First Round Against Sooners
03/13/2017 - No. 11 Zags Set To Play No. 6 Oklahoma Saturday in Seattle In NCAA First Round
03/07/2017 - Gonzaga Women Win WCC Tournament Title
03/06/2017 - No. 1 Bulldogs Set To Meet No. 3 Gaels In WCC Championship
03/06/2017 - No. 1 Zags Cruise Past USF 77-46 Into WCC Championship
03/04/2017 - No. 1 Zags Look To Carry Hot Start Into WCC Semifinals Against No. 4 USF
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