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The Zags landed in Denver Tuesday. The Zags landed in Denver Tuesday.
SPOKANE, Wash. -

The Gonzaga men's basketball team landed in Denver Tuesday afternoon. Before they left, they said they planned to nap and listen to music on the trip over.

"Right now, I'm listening to that new Kendrick Lamar," Silas Melson said.

On campus, a group of friends discussed the team's chances. They say their basketball team is all anyone can talk about on campus right now.

"It's the go to. If you don't have anything else to talk about, you're going to talk about the Zags dancing in March," one student said.

A couple of months ago, they were nervous, but they say they held out hope.

"We all knew the conference tournament was coming and that we'd have more to say," one student said.

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