Preview: Gonzaga Bulldogs

Despite losing two players to the NBA, reloaded Zags are again WCC favorites

Updated: October 14, 2013, 9:21 AM ET
By Nic Reiner | ESPN Insider

Przemek KarnowskiJames Snook/USA TODAY SportsSophomore center Przemek Karnowski is poised to have a big season for the Bulldogs.

Gonzaga Bulldogs

2012-13: 32-3 (16-0)
In-conference offense: 1.21 points per possession (1st)
In-conference defense: 0.91 points per possession (1st)

Gonzaga will be coming off the best regular season in program history, one in which it earned a No. 1 overall ranking and a No. 1 seed in the NCAA tournament. Though a round-of-32 exit colors how the campaign is viewed, without question the Bulldogs reached startling and unexpected heights last season. But this season offers more promise of success.