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Cal wins Collegiate Rugby Championship

Danny Barrett led Cal to the Collegiate Rugby Championship title, scoring twice…

Associated PressOregon right fielder Tyler Baumgartner grabs a fly ball for an out during Oregon's 1-0 loss to Rice during an NCAA college baseball regional tournament game in Eugene

USF baseball knocked out of postseason

Tyler Baumgartner hit a home run and scored three runs to back…

Associated PressOregon right fielder Tyler Baumgartner grabs a fly ball for an out during Oregon's 1-0 loss to Rice during an NCAA college baseball regional tournament game in Eugene
Courtesy USFTurner’s offensive prowess is a big reason for USF’s success.

Turner’s offensive prowess a big reason for USF baseball’s success

Down 2-0 with a man on second base, Zack Turner — USF’s…

Courtesy USFTurner’s offensive prowess is a big reason for USF’s success.
Associated PressUniversity of California's Michael Kim practices his swing Thursday

Cal golf team surges into second at NCAA championships

Led by a blistering 65 from Max Homa, the No. 1 Cal…

Associated PressUniversity of California's Michael Kim practices his swing Thursday

Cal sits in fifth place after first day of NCAA tournament

Joe Rahm shot a 61 to help Arizona State take a four-stroke…

Associated PressStanford’s Nicole Gibbs repeated as NCAA champion on Monday

Stanford’s Gibbs captures home second straight NCAA title

Nicole Gibbs of Stanford and Blaz Rola of Ohio State won NCAA…

Associated PressStanford’s Nicole Gibbs repeated as NCAA champion on Monday
Associated PressGolf coach Steve Desimone

Top-ranked Cal chasing history

Cal’s golf team may be ranked No. 1 in the country heading…

Associated PressGolf coach Steve Desimone
Mike Koozmin/2013 S.F. Examiner file photoAcademy of Art burst into college athletics and is rising quickly.

Academy of Art is molding a track power

As Briana Stewart tore up the track at James Logan High School…

Mike Koozmin/2013 S.F. Examiner file photoAcademy of Art burst into college athletics and is rising quickly.

Top-ranked Cal off to hot start at NCAA regional

No. 1 Cal fired a school and course-record 23-under-par score of 265…

San Francisco Golden Gate Rugby closing in on Elite Cup title

San Francisco Golden Gate Rugby will host Old Pugent Sound Beach in…

AP File PhotoStanford tight end Zach Ertz runs a drill during the NFL football scouting combine in Indianapolis

Stanford tight end Zach Ertz could be matchup nightmare in NFL

STANFORD — In a fast-moving NFL, the big-play tight end is becoming…

AP File PhotoStanford tight end Zach Ertz runs a drill during the NFL football scouting combine in Indianapolis
University of California Berkeley

Cal Bears unveil new uniforms, logos

BERKELEY — California's new look on the football field will go beyond…

University of California Berkeley
Gerald Herbert/APConnecticut players celebrate as they carry head coach Geno Auriemma off the court after defeating Louisville 93-60 in the national championship game of the women's Final Four of the NCAA college basketball tournament.

UConn women rout Louisville for 8th NCAA title

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Geno Auriemma and Connecticut are back on top.…

Gerald Herbert/APConnecticut players celebrate as they carry head coach Geno Auriemma off the court after defeating Louisville 93-60 in the national championship game of the women's Final Four of the NCAA college basketball tournament.
Dave Martin/APConnecticut head coach Geno Auriemma talks during a news conference for the women's NCAA Final Four college basketball tournament final on Monday.

Coach Geno Auriemma looks for eighth NCAA championship

Geno Auriemma has never lost an NCAA championship game.Of course, his UConn…

Dave Martin/APConnecticut head coach Geno Auriemma talks during a news conference for the women's NCAA Final Four college basketball tournament final on Monday.
Chris O'Meara/APLouisville guard Peyton Siva holds part of the net after the second half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball championship game against Michigan

Louisville Cardinals take NCAA title

ATLANTA — The last of the Louisville players to get the scissors,…

Chris O'Meara/APLouisville guard Peyton Siva holds part of the net after the second half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball championship game against Michigan
Charlie Neibergall/APLouisville coach Rick Pitino talks with CBS announcer Jim Nantz

Rick Pitino leads class of 7 into Naismith Hall of Fame

ATLANTA — Rick Pitino got the phone call of a lifetime and…

Charlie Neibergall/APLouisville coach Rick Pitino talks with CBS announcer Jim Nantz
Getty Images File PhotoCoach Lindsay Gottlieb

Cal appears poised to challenge Stanford for Pac-12 supremacy

A record-breaking season for the Cal women’s basketball team ended in agonizing…

Getty Images File PhotoCoach Lindsay Gottlieb
Gerald Herbert/APLouisville guard Bria Smith (21) drives the ball against California guard Brittany Boyd (15) in the first half on Sunday.

Louisville beats Cal women 64-57 to reach title game

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The more Louisville extends its remarkable run, the…

Gerald Herbert/APLouisville guard Bria Smith (21) drives the ball against California guard Brittany Boyd (15) in the first half on Sunday.
Tim Donnelly/APMichigan head coach John Beilein answers a question during a news conference for their NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball game.

Louisville, Michigan escape shadows at Final Four

ATLANTA (AP) — The hoops teams at Louisville and Michigan are used…

Tim Donnelly/APMichigan head coach John Beilein answers a question during a news conference for their NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball game.
USA Today Sports File PhotoBerkeley native Brittany Boyd is coming into her own during her sophomore season for Cal

Brittany Boyd’s enduring drive is a big reason why Cal is in the Final Four

Brittany Boyd is super-competitive and it was obvious to her best friend,…

USA Today Sports File PhotoBerkeley native Brittany Boyd is coming into her own during her sophomore season for Cal