Rui Hachimura wins Julius Erving Award

Basketball Apr 13, 2019

Rui Hachimura wins Julius Erving Award

Gonzaga's Rui Hachimura was named the recipient of the Julius Erving Award as the best small forward in the nation at the College Basketball Awards on Friday night in Los Angeles. The top honors went to Duke forward Zion Williamson, who won the John R. ...

Gonzaga star Rui Hachimura named to USBWA All-America First Team

Basketball Mar 19, 2019

Gonzaga star Rui Hachimura named to USBWA All-America First Team

Gonzaga forward Rui Hachimura was among five players named to the U.S. Basketball Writers Association's All-America First Team on Monday. Hachimura, the West Coast Conference Player of the Year, was joined on the team by Zion Williamson and RJ Barrett of Duke, Tennessee's Grant Williams ...

Gonzaga climbs to No. 1 in polls

Basketball Nov 27, 2018

Gonzaga climbs to No. 1 in polls

by Ed Odeven

Top NBA prospect Rui Hachimura played a pivotal role in Gonzaga University's dramatic 89-87 victory over top-ranked Duke University last Wednesday at the Maui Invitational in Lahaina, Hawaii. Not only did Hachimura, a junior forward, block two shots in the final minute of the game, ...