NCAA

Saint Mary’s can only blame itself for tourney snub

Saint Mary’s is stuck in the NIT with a 28-5 record. And…

 

NBA should kill the NCAA, fix basketball

The NCAA is in the news for the same two reasons the…

 

Best in the West: Randy Bennett’s Gaels quietly delivering strongest season yet

MORAGA — Tucked into the far corner of McKeon Pavilion, the home…

 

Won’t anyone think of the children?

When most people say something is “for the kids,” they actually aren’t…

USF stumbles against BYU

The 2017 University of San Francisco men’s basketball home finale was one…

Early morning start times for Michigan games must end

Ed. note: This is a guest column, pertinent because the most important…

Standing up against anti-LGBT hate laws

Earlier this year, we began to see laws passed in states like…

Amateurism in elite sports is dead — let’s gamble

The Olympics aren’t what they used to be: Most notably, the defining…

University panel adopts expanded student-athlete protections

A policy that would nearly triple the number of University of California…

Stanford men care not for NCAA silliness

The NCAA killed a favorite recruiting tool of former 49ers and current…

Barry goes off, puts Warriors haters in their place

The NBA has an acute CTE problem. Seems that whenever a former…

A’s pitcher beats the flu, not the White Sox

The flu bug is flying around Major League Baseball. The list of…

Gamblers love the Giants in even years, too

GIANT EXPECTATIONS They’re no sure thing with a cast of new faces…

Stanford upset by Washington in Elite Eight

LEXINGTON, Ky. — The seventh-seeded Huskies secured an 85-76 victory over No.…

Stanford can’t contain UW freshman, loses 64-53

SEATTLE — Dejounte Murray carried Washington with 25 points, Marquese Chriss added…

Stanford stumbles against Utah, loses by 22

SALT LAKE CITY — Utah was on the verge of disaster after…

Cal follows big win with loss to Utah

SALT LAKE CITY — Jakob Poeltl had 21 points and nine rebounds…

Cal finally makes statement behind Jordan Matthews’ 28

BERKELEY — Cal was desperate for a signature victory that could set…

Stanford schools struggling Cal

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

Cal shows burden of great expectations

From size to athleticism to starpower, this Cal basketball team just about…