32 Jill Townsend
Pull away in second half
13th conference title in last 14 years
GU still ends day with WCC Championship
Game sold out, but live on SWX
20 wins for 11th time in 12 years
Gonzaga hosts Portland on January 25, 2018.
Gonzaga hosts Santa Clara on January 20, 2018.
Gonzaga hosts Western Illinois on December 21, 2017
Gonzaga hosts Portland State on December 2, 2017.
The Gonzaga Bulldogs host Eastern Washington on November 30, 2017.
HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Okanogan High School where she was selected the 2017 Cariboo Trail League 1A Co-MVP, 1A Player of the Year, 1A Washington State Coaches Association Player of the Year, First Team All-State, and a McDonalds All-American nominee … was the 2017 and 2016 North Central Washington Female Athlete of the Year … was a 2016 selection to the Adidas All-American Team … in 2015-16 she was First Team NCW 2B All-League, the NCW 2B MVP, the 2B All-State Player MVP, 2B First Team All-State, a WIAA Player of the Week, and her team won the 2B State Championship for the second-straight year … in 2014-15 she was again First Team NCW 2B All-League, the NCW 2B MVP, 2B Player of the Year, and the 2B All-State Player MVP for the 2B State Champions …her freshman year she was First Team CTL 1A, First Team 1A All-State, and her team finished fourth at the 1A State Championship … she averaged 21.8 points per game in her career, averaging over 20 points per game all four seasons and scored 2097 career points … ESPN.com ranked her 27th among guards in her class and 96th overall … she also played soccer where she was a four-time First Team All-League selection, a two-time NCW 2B MVP, and in 2016 the 2B State MVP and Player of the Year for the 2B State Champions … was the 2015 NCW League MVP in softball ... in track and field finished fourth in the javelin and discus at state in 2016 and sixth in javelin, second in shot put, and third in discus in 2017 … maintained a 3.88 GPA and was the 2017 State Champion in the Future Business Leaders of American Job Interview.
MISC: Daughter of Nathan and Janell … has two brothers, Joe and Jim … chose Gonzaga for the great team and coaching staff located in a basketball city like Spokane … her brother, Jim, played football at Eastern Washington … her cousin, Will Derting, was a standout linebacker at Washington State … she grew up on her family’s ranch and is always reading … majoring in biology.
02/09/2018 - Zags And Gaels Set For Saturday Showdown
02/08/2018 - Bulldogs Notch 20 Wins, Down Pacific 90-66
02/07/2018 - Zags Look To Keep Rolling At Home Against Tigers
02/03/2018 - Zags Win 14th-Straight Game, Down BYU 84-70
02/02/2018 - Bulldogs Take 13-Game Win Streak Into Provo
02/01/2018 - Zags Put USD Away Early, Win 13th-Straight
01/31/2018 - Jill Barta Named Cheryl Miller Award National Finalist
Men's Basketball02/17/2018Men's Basketball02/15/2018Women's Basketball02/10/2018Women's Basketball02/08/2018