The Cal men’s basketball team fell out of first place after its loss to Arizona over the weekend and now needs to get back on track on the road in Southern California this week.“It’s really about numbers. Wins and losses,” Cal coach Mike Montgomery said. “I’m not really looking at anything other than winning the next game. Keeping our head above water, stay in the race, stay in the mix.” Read More
Senior girls’ soccer players Celeste Boureille and Kate Bettinger have been playing in one of the Bay Area’s most prominent sports rivalries in their respective high school careers, and that’s not going to change when the pair enters college next school year.Boureille, of Sacred Heart Cathedral, signed a letter of intent to commit to Cal on Wednesday, while Bettinger, of city rival St. Ignatius, signed with Stanford on national signing day. Read More
After having a scare against Oregon State three weeks ago, No. 4 Stanford (17-1, 8-0 Pac-12 Conference) has won every game since by at least 18 points and seems to be rolling right along.
But its cross-Bay counterpart might have something to say about that. Read More
Cal’s men’s basketball team takes its share of the Pac-12 Conference lead to the Pacific Northwest this weekend as it comes off a dominating win against Utah on Saturday.
The Golden Bears (15-4, 5-1 Pac-12) face off with Washington today, which is only a half-game behind Cal and Stanford for first place. Read More
One of college football’s longest-running rivalries is in for a big change in 2012, and neither of the participants are thrilled with the end result.
The Pac-12 Conference unveiled its football schedule for next season on Wednesday, and Cal and Stanford will meet on Oct. 20 in Berkeley. Traditionally, the Big Game has always been held in mid- to late November, toward the end of both teams’ schedules. Read More
After sweeping UCLA and Southern Cal over the weekend, the Cal and Stanford men’s basketball teams sit atop the Pac-12 Conference.
Stanford (12-2, 2-0 Pac-12) started conference play by getting a game-saving block from Josh Huestis in the final three seconds to get the 60-59 win over the Bruins.
The Cardinal followed it up by holding USC to 43 points and 34.8 percent shooting in a 51-43 win. Read More
GLENDALE, Ariz. — Brandon Weeden threw for 399 yards and three touchdowns to Justin Blackmon in his final collegiate game, and Quinn Sharp hit a 22-yard field goal in overtime to give No. 3 Oklahoma State a 41-38 win over Andrew Luck and No. 4 Stanford in a wildly entertaining Fiesta Bowl on Monday night. Read More
When it comes to his first game of the New Year, David Shaw doesn’t have to think too hard about what to worry about.
“The thing is, they can catch you sleeping,” Shaw said of Big-12 Conference champion Oklahoma State, who he’ll he encounter in Monday’s Tostitos Fiesta Bowl in Glendale, Ariz. “One guy’s out of place, and they get a 60-yard touchdown.” Read More
When it comes to the rigors and play of the gridiron, David Shaw subscribes to a specific, yet simple, school of thought.
"I like to think in terms of eras," he said. "And hopefully our era doesn’t come to an end with Andrew [Luck] leaving." Read More