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CAMP FOSTER, Japan (AP) - The Armed Forces Classic between No. 9 Gonzaga and Pittsburgh was canceled at halftime because of slippery conditions on the court at Foster Field House on Okinawa.

Pittsburgh was leading 37-35 at halftime and the second half never got started .

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Former Washington point guard Nigel Williams-Goss is staying in state for his next school.

The 6-foot-3 guard will transfer to the Zags, he confirmed to SNY.tv.

He?must sit the 2015-16 season and will have two years of eligibility remaining.

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NEW YORK -- Kyle Wiltjer is a high-scoring forward and an integral member of a team that some believe can win the NCAA championship come April.

Two years ago, that description might have summed up Wiltjer's role at Kentucky.

But now that he's found a new home at Gonzaga, the 6-foot-10 Wiltjer seems to fit in perfectly with his new team.

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NEW YORK -- Gonzaga freshman guard Josh Perkins?is out indefinitely with?a broken jaw after being kicked in the?head?near the end of the No. 10 Bulldogs' 88-76 win over Georgia Wednesday night at Madison Square Garden.

He will have his jaw wired shut due to the fracture and is ruled out indefinitely. There is no timetable for his return.

Gonzaga will meet St. John's?Friday in the NIT Season Tip-Off championship game at Madison Square Garden.

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As expected, Huntington (W.V.) Prep point guard?Josh Perkins?committed to Gonzaga on Saturday morning.

"Officially committed to university of Gonzaga!!" he Tweeted.

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Huntington (W.V.) Prep point guard Josh Perkins?will announce his college choice on Saturday in Colorado and all signs point to him landing at Gonzaga, multiple sources close to the recruitment told SNY.tv.

Perkins had initially listed a five of Gonzaga, UCLA, Minnesota, UConn and Kentucky.

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Kyle Wiltjer's transfer to Gonzaga from Kentucky raises the parallel between himself and Kelly Olynyk.

Zags coach Mark Few told ESPN.com he thinks Wiltjer could follow in Olynyk's footsteps after sitting out the upcoming season.

That, of course, would be an ideal situation for Wiltjer, considering Olynyk was the No. 13 pick in this year's NBA Draft.

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WASHINGTON, D.C. -- In the worst kept secret in college basketball, Kentucky's Kyle Wiltjer is transferring to Gonzaga, sources confirmed to SNY.tv Friday.

The news was first reported by CBSSports.com

The 6-foot-10 Wiltjer recently visited Gonzaga. The Oregon native also considered Oregon and Oregon State, among others. He will have to sit a year per NCAA transfer regulations unless he obtains a waiver.

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NEW YORK -- It isn't exactly The Beatles playing Shea Stadium, but Duke and Gonzaga will draw a crowd Monday in Kansas City.

Some 43 NBA scouts have requested credentials for the O'Reilly Auto Parts CBE Classic Championship Round to see players like Duke's Kyrie Irving and Kyle Singler and Gonzaga's Steven Gray.

"Forty-three is a lot," said Ray Cella of the Gazelle Group, which is putting on the event Monday and Tuesday. "Obviously, when you get quality teams coming to one place everybody wants to come out."

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Kyle Wiltjer has cut his list to seven schools.

The 6-foot-9, 225-pound forward from Portland (Ore.) Jesuit is down to California, Gonzaga, Kentucky, Kansas, Texas, Georgia Tech and Wake Forest, he said by text.

Wiltjer, the No. 4 power forward in the Class of 2011, has no visits planned but said he plans to take one to Cal.

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NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. -- That Oakland Soldiers are one of the most star-studded outfits on the summer recruiting trail.

With guards Nick Johnson,? Josiah Turner and Jabari Brown and 6-9 bigs Kyle Wiltjer and Brandon Ashley (2012), the Soldiers drew everyone from Roy Williams to Gary Williams to Ben Howland at last week's Peach Jam.

"Before the game I notice who's in the building. But when the game starts, I'm all about the game," Wiltjer said.

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Sean Miller continues to light up the recruiting trail in his first season on the job in Arizona.

Miller landed a verbal commitment Sunday from Derrick Williams, a 6-foot-7 forward from La Mirada, Calif., who initially committed to USC.

"Yeah I did," Williams wrote by text.

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As I reported last week, Memphis may be the last major option for Lance Stephenson. And even Memphis head coach Josh Pastner hasn't heard much lately from Lance Sr.

Andy Katz is reporting that a source close to the Florida International program says they are no longer recruiting the 6-foot-5 Stephenson.

Actually, I reported this more than a month ago when I quoted Latavious Williams saying he had spoken to Isiah Thomas, who said they were out.

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GREENBURGH, N.Y. --Notre Dame forward Luke Harangody has withdrawn his name from the NBA Draft and will return to the Irish, instantly making them a force in the Big East.

The 6-foot-8 Harangody averaged 23.3 points and 11.8 rebounds last season as a junior and was projected as a second-round pick.

There were concerns that he was undersized for the four position and not athletic or quick enough for the three.

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G.J. Vilarino is headed to Gonzaga.

The 6-foot, 168-pound point guard out of McKinney (Texas) High committed after a weekend visit. Vilarino initially signed with Kentucky and then obtained a release after John Calipari took over.

He chose Gonzaga over Baylor and VCU.

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