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Stanford forward Rosco Allen (25) goes up for a dunk against California during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game on Thursday in Stanford, Calif. Stanford won 77-71. (Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP)

Stanford schools struggling Cal

Marcus Allen scored 10 of his 16 points over the final 5 1/2…

 

In this Friday, Oct. 23, 2015, photo a California black bear roams in Three Rivers, Calif. Tourists hoping to see a bear in Sequoia National Park this fall probably stand a better chance spotting one in this tiny town at the park’s entrance.  (Brian Melley/AP)

Drought drives bears into California town in search of food

THREE RIVERS, Calif. — Tourists and animal lovers hoping to see a…

 

Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr (4) looks for a receiver during the game against the Chicago Bears on Sunday. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

Raiders squander big chance

At least Raiders’ fans can watch the games from start to finish…

 

Cal signal-caller Jared Goff passed for 309 on 32 attempts in the first half.

Cal makes short work of Grambling

California's defense has given up plenty of points the past few seasons.…

Cal signal-caller Jared Goff passed for 309 on 32 attempts in the first half.

911 tapes released on NFL defensive end Ray McDonald

The California Highway Patrol has released audio from the 911 call that…

AP Photo/Ben MargotCalifornia's Brendan Bigelow

Cal seeks more big-play runs from Bigelow

Brendan Bigelow spun around Ohio State defenders, kept his balance with his…

AP Photo/Ben MargotCalifornia's Brendan Bigelow
Eric Sun/Special to The S.F. ExaminerSt. Ignatius guard Trevor Dunbar (10) will be playing in the Pac-12 Conference next year at Washington State.

Mission football team facing uphill climb to match success of seasons past

Editor’s note: This is part of a series of San Francisco prep…

Eric Sun/Special to The S.F. ExaminerSt. Ignatius guard Trevor Dunbar (10) will be playing in the Pac-12 Conference next year at Washington State.

Goal is clear for players returning to Mission High football

In the 2010 season, Mission High School went through a process of…

Mission makes statement with playoff implications

The Mission Bears boys’ basketball team sent a friendly reminder to Academic…