Patrick Cochran

Malcolm Johnson (center) of the City College of San Francisco dives for a loose ball in the state championship against Fullerton. (Eric Sun / Special to S.F. Examiner)

City College loses bid at second straight state title

CCSF Rams fall short in championship, loose to Fullerton 85-79

Malcolm Johnson (center) of the City College of San Francisco dives for a loose ball in the state championship against Fullerton. (Eric Sun / Special to S.F. Examiner)
Malcolm Johnson (4) of City College of San Francisco goes up for a lay-up against Citrus College in the CCCAA semifinals on March 16, 2019. (Eric Sun / Special to S.F. Examiner)

City College heads back to state title game

City College men’s basketball engineers comeback win to advance to state title

Malcolm Johnson (4) of City College of San Francisco goes up for a lay-up against Citrus College in the CCCAA semifinals on March 16, 2019. (Eric Sun / Special to S.F. Examiner)
City College guard Austin McCullough goes up for a 3-point shot against Santa Monica in a playoff game on March 14, 2019. (Eric Sun / Special to S.F. Examiner)

City College men’s basketball advances to semifinals with CCCAA playoff win

The City College of San Francisco men’s basketball team only hit 18-out-of-50…

City College guard Austin McCullough goes up for a 3-point shot against Santa Monica in a playoff game on March 14, 2019. (Eric Sun / Special to S.F. Examiner)
Alec Check of the City College of San Francisco dribbles the ball up court during a playoff game against Cañada on March 9, 2019 at CCSF. (Eric Sun / Special to S.F. Examiner)

CCSF Rams punch ticket to Ventura with 83-67 win over Cañada

The City College of San Francisco men’s basketball team beat Canada College…

Alec Check of the City College of San Francisco dribbles the ball up court during a playoff game against Cañada on March 9, 2019 at CCSF. (Eric Sun / Special to S.F. Examiner)
Malcolm Johnson goes for a slam dunk during the City College of San Francisco's playoff win over Cosumnes Oaks on March 2, 2019. (Courtesy / Eric Sun)

CCSF Rams men’s basketball eliminates Cosumnes River 92-71, moves on to face Canada for third time

The City College of San Francisco men’s basketball team won its postseason…

Malcolm Johnson goes for a slam dunk during the City College of San Francisco's playoff win over Cosumnes Oaks on March 2, 2019. (Courtesy / Eric Sun)
City College of San Francisco guard Vivian Woo looks to make a pass in a playoff game against Fresno City College at City College of San Francisco on March 1, 2019. (Eric Sun / Special to S.F. Examiner)

City College of San Francisco Women’s Basketball: Woo-derful performance saves Rams title chance

CITY COLLEGE — Down 72-67 with five minutes left in regulation, the…

City College of San Francisco guard Vivian Woo looks to make a pass in a playoff game against Fresno City College at City College of San Francisco on March 1, 2019. (Eric Sun / Special to S.F. Examiner)
The Lowell Cardinals girls' basketball team celebrates its first City championship since 2015 at Kezar Pavilion on Feb. 22, 2019. (Courtesy / Donald Lee)

SF Preps Basketball: Lowell girls win City championship, get revenge on Lincoln

KEZAR PAVILION — Last season, the Lowell Cardinals girls' basketball team lost…

The Lowell Cardinals girls' basketball team celebrates its first City championship since 2015 at Kezar Pavilion on Feb. 22, 2019. (Courtesy / Donald Lee)
Mission High School guard Ben Knight (15) goes up for a lay-up against Lincoln in the San Francisco Section championship game on Feb. 22, 2019 at Kezar Pavilion. (Eric Sun / Special to S.F. Examiner)

SF Preps Basketball: Mission boys win fifth title in a row, defeat Lincoln 55-46

KEZAR PAVILION — The Mission Bears boys' basketball team continued its unbeaten…

Mission High School guard Ben Knight (15) goes up for a lay-up against Lincoln in the San Francisco Section championship game on Feb. 22, 2019 at Kezar Pavilion. (Eric Sun / Special to S.F. Examiner)
CCSF guard Deschon Winston goes up for a lay-up against Chabot College on Feb. 20, 2019. (Eric Sun / Special to S.F. Examiner)

City College of San Francisco men’s basketball stretches winning streak to 12

The City College of San Francisco men’s basketball team defeated Chabot College…

CCSF guard Deschon Winston goes up for a lay-up against Chabot College on Feb. 20, 2019. (Eric Sun / Special to S.F. Examiner)
City College of San Francisco guard Austin McCullough goes for a lay-up against Las Positas in a game on Feb. 15, 2019 at City College.(Eric Sun / Special to S.F. Examiner)

McCullough delivers in first game back, helps CCSF Rams win 94-65

In his first game back from a broken left wrist, City College…

City College of San Francisco guard Austin McCullough goes for a lay-up against Las Positas in a game on Feb. 15, 2019 at City College.(Eric Sun / Special to S.F. Examiner)
Malcolm Johnson of City College of San Francisco drives past two Cañada College defenders in a game on Feb. 6, 2019, at City College of San Francisco (Eric Sun / Special to S.F. Examiner)

CCSF Basketball: Johnson and Rams hustle their way to 90-72 win

The City College of San Francisco men’s basketball overcame Cañada College on…

Malcolm Johnson of City College of San Francisco drives past two Cañada College defenders in a game on Feb. 6, 2019, at City College of San Francisco (Eric Sun / Special to S.F. Examiner)
Austin Harris of City College goes up for two of his team-high 16 points in a win on Jan. 30, 2019, against Ohlone College. (Eric Sun / Special to S.F. Examiner)

CCSF: Rams men and women sweep basketball doubleheader against Ohlone

Even after winning its seventh game in a row — and 21…

Austin Harris of City College goes up for two of his team-high 16 points in a win on Jan. 30, 2019, against Ohlone College. (Eric Sun / Special to S.F. Examiner)
Samantha Erisman drives through traffic against San Jose City College on Jan. 18, 2019. (Erik Sun / Special to S.F. Examiner)

City College women’s basketball takes sole possession of conference lead with win over Chabot

HAYWARD — Down 72-70, with 18 seconds left against Chabot College on Friday…

Samantha Erisman drives through traffic against San Jose City College on Jan. 18, 2019. (Erik Sun / Special to S.F. Examiner)
Errayana Hatfield (0) of City College of San Francisco guards a Contra Costa College opponent on Jan. 11, 2019. (Eric Sun / Special to Examiner)

City College of San Francisco men’s and women’s basketball sweep doubleheader by wide margins

The City College of San Francisco women’s and men’s basketball team both…

Errayana Hatfield (0) of City College of San Francisco guards a Contra Costa College opponent on Jan. 11, 2019. (Eric Sun / Special to Examiner)
Deschon Winston (20) of City College of San Francisco rises up to shoot against Alphonso Anderson (10) of North Idaho College on Dec.8, 2018, at City College. (Eric Sun / Special to S.F. Examiner)

City College men’s basketball grounds Skyline, wins 93-58

CITY COLLEGE — Dominating from the initial tip-off, the City College men’s…

Deschon Winston (20) of City College of San Francisco rises up to shoot against Alphonso Anderson (10) of North Idaho College on Dec.8, 2018, at City College. (Eric Sun / Special to S.F. Examiner)
Deschon Winston (20) of City College of San Francisco rises up to shoot against Alphonso Anderson (10) of North Idaho College on Dec.8, 2018, at City College. (Eric Sun / Special to S.F. Examiner)

City College of San Francisco basketball cruises to 12-0 start with win over Northern Idaho

Playing their fourth game in four days on Saturday, the Rams once…

Deschon Winston (20) of City College of San Francisco rises up to shoot against Alphonso Anderson (10) of North Idaho College on Dec.8, 2018, at City College. (Eric Sun / Special to S.F. Examiner)
City College quarterback Jack Newman drops back to pass against Modesto City College on Sept. 15, 2018. (Courtesy: City College of San Francisco Athletics)

Not worth the wait: After two week delay, CCSF football Rams lose 28-20 to Modesto

The City College of San Francisco football team had two weeks to…

City College quarterback Jack Newman drops back to pass against Modesto City College on Sept. 15, 2018. (Courtesy: City College of San Francisco Athletics)
The George Rush Stadium remains nearly empty on Friday, Nov. 16, at City College of San Francisco, a day after the college closed due to compromised air quality. (David Mamaril Horowitz / Special to S.F. Examiner)

City College of San Francisco football has to adjust because of poor air quality and fires for the second year in a row

By Patrick Cochran and David Horowitz Special to S.F. Examiner Perched atop…

The George Rush Stadium remains nearly empty on Friday, Nov. 16, at City College of San Francisco, a day after the college closed due to compromised air quality. (David Mamaril Horowitz / Special to S.F. Examiner)
Gamon Howard returns an interception for a touchdown on Nov. 11, 2018, against the College of San Mateo. (Courtesy: Eric Sun)

Rams lose 32-29 versus San Mateo in heartbreaker

With a playoff trip at stake, City College of San Francisco traveled…

Gamon Howard returns an interception for a touchdown on Nov. 11, 2018, against the College of San Mateo. (Courtesy: Eric Sun)
Jairus Woodson gets ready to come down with one of his two interceptions against Chabot College on Oct. 27, 2018. (Eric Sun / CCSF)

Jairus Woodson making a name for himself as a City College DB

Following in one's father’s footsteps is always challenging, but when your dad…

Jairus Woodson gets ready to come down with one of his two interceptions against Chabot College on Oct. 27, 2018. (Eric Sun / CCSF)