SPOKANE, Wash. -- The Zags lost a close game against North Carolina, 71-65, in their first ever National Championship on Monday; Zag fans were nothing but proud of their team. Here's what Zag fans were saying after the school's historic season came to an end:

Fans were nothing but optimistic after the tough loss.

Others said despite the loss, GU's season proved that a small town team could make it big.

And many were already gearing up for next year.

Nigel Williams-Goss was emotional after the loss and fans showed nothing but love to the junior guard.

Thank you Zags for a fantastic run.