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Souley Boum was a standout guard for Oakland Tech before becoming University of San Francisco’s leading scorer this season. (Courtesy Christina Leung/USF Athletics)

Oakland-bred point guard Souley Boum forced into starring role as a freshman at USF

'We live in a tough city, so basketball is actually easy' Souley…

Souley Boum was a standout guard for Oakland Tech before becoming University of San Francisco’s leading scorer this season. (Courtesy Christina Leung/USF Athletics)
Kyle Smith. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

What you need to know about USF’s failed rally against Santa Clara

WAR MEMORIAL GYM — After an unsightly first half, the University of…

Kyle Smith. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

USF pulls away late in Malibu

Malibu continued to be paradise for the San Francisco Dons, who used…

Pete Liebengood passed away last week. (Courtesy SFSU Athletics)

SFSU Hall of Famer passes away — College Roundup

San Francisco State University announced that Hall of Famer Don “Pete” Liebengood…

Pete Liebengood passed away last week. (Courtesy SFSU Athletics)
Matt McCarthy (Chris M. Leung/USF Dons Athletics)

Ugly-shooting Dons play a dangerous game in easy win over Radford

WAR MEMORIAL GYM — The University of San Francisco’s final home tuneup…

Matt McCarthy (Chris M. Leung/USF Dons Athletics)
Jordan Ratinho scores a layup against Central Arkansas on Monday. (Courtesy Gerome Wright/USF Athletics)

USF rebounds after ‘funky’ first half, beats Central Arkansas

The San Francisco Dons rebounded both literally and figuratively on Monday night,…

Jordan Ratinho scores a layup against Central Arkansas on Monday. (Courtesy Gerome Wright/USF Athletics)
VIDEO: Magic Johnson speaks eloquently on protest movement sweeping the sports world

VIDEO: Magic Johnson speaks eloquently on protest movement sweeping the sports world

WAR MEMORIAL GYM — Following Magic Johnson's “Business of Basketball” speech on…

VIDEO: Magic Johnson speaks eloquently on protest movement sweeping the sports world
USF third baseman Allen Smoot’s strong play over the last two years has significantly improved his draft stock. (Courtesy Chris M. Leung/USF Athletics)

Allen Smoot emerges as a bright spot amidst gloomy conditions for USF baseball

BENEDETTI DIAMOND — Friday’s cloudy weather and intermittent rain was a fitting…

USF third baseman Allen Smoot’s strong play over the last two years has significantly improved his draft stock. (Courtesy Chris M. Leung/USF Athletics)
The USF baseball team has a solid amount of depth on the mound, which should help them down the road during their WCC schedule. (Courtesy Stephanie Trapp/USF Athletics)

Depth, adversity of last year bolsters USF pitching staff

Pitching depth is difficult to come by for baseball teams at any…

The USF baseball team has a solid amount of depth on the mound, which should help them down the road during their WCC schedule. (Courtesy Stephanie Trapp/USF Athletics)
San Francisco Dons guard Ronnie Boyce (3), seen here on December 6, 2016, played his last game as a member of the Dons on Wednesday. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

USF basketball’s season ended by Rice in first round of CBI

University of San Francisco’s men’s basketball team lost its first game of…

San Francisco Dons guard Ronnie Boyce (3), seen here on December 6, 2016, played his last game as a member of the Dons on Wednesday. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

USF stumbles against BYU

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

Chase Foster attempts a 3-pointer in the first half of the University of San Francisco men’s basketball team’s game against Pepperdine on Thursday. (Jacob C. Palmer/S.F. Examiner)

USF handles Pepperdine ‘and then some’

WAR MEMORIAL GYM — Young as the group might be, the University…

Chase Foster attempts a 3-pointer in the first half of the University of San Francisco men’s basketball team’s game against Pepperdine on Thursday. (Jacob C. Palmer/S.F. Examiner)
Josh Smith was drafted by the New England Revolution. (Courtesy Chris Leung/USF Athletics)

USF soccer player drafted to MLS for third-straight year (LINKS)

Former University of San Francisco men’s soccer player Josh Smith was drafted…

Josh Smith was drafted by the New England Revolution. (Courtesy Chris Leung/USF Athletics)
Saint Mary's forward Calvin Hermanson hits one of the four 3-pointers he made against USF on Thursday night. (Jacob C. Palmer/S.F. Examiner)

USF can’t solve Saint Mary’s dilemma

MORAGA — The Saint Mary’s men’s basketball team has a simple and…

Saint Mary's forward Calvin Hermanson hits one of the four 3-pointers he made against USF on Thursday night. (Jacob C. Palmer/S.F. Examiner)
Madalyn Schiffel is at the US U23 Women’s National Team camp in Carson, Calif., this week. (Courtesy USF Athletics)

Former USF goalie earns spot with US Women’s National Team

It’s been an eventful week for Madalyn Schiffel, a former goalkeeper for…

Madalyn Schiffel is at the US U23 Women’s National Team camp in Carson, Calif., this week. (Courtesy USF Athletics)
Ronnie Boyce, shown playing against Santa Clara, led the Dons with 19 points on Jan. 7 against Saint Mary's. (Courtesy USF Athletics)

Dons hang tough, but fall 63-52 to Saint Mary’s

WAR MEMORIAL GYM — Not a single member of the University of…

Ronnie Boyce, shown playing against Santa Clara, led the Dons with 19 points on Jan. 7 against Saint Mary's. (Courtesy USF Athletics)
Ronnie Boyce, shown playing against Santa Clara, led the Dons with 19 points on Jan. 7 against Saint Mary's. (Courtesy USF Athletics)

USF men’s basketball prepares for biggest tests on conference schedule

University of San Francisco’s men’s basketball team is preparing for its biggest…

Ronnie Boyce, shown playing against Santa Clara, led the Dons with 19 points on Jan. 7 against Saint Mary's. (Courtesy USF Athletics)
Anna Seilunder. (Courtesy Christina Leung/USF Athletics)

USF basketball teams near end of non-conference play

The University of San Francisco men’s basketball team beat Abilene Christian on…

Anna Seilunder. (Courtesy Christina Leung/USF Athletics)
San Francisco Dons center Jimbo Lull (5) dunks over the SFSU defense at Kezar Pavilion in San Francisco, Calif., on December 6, 2016. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)

USF sweeps its Legends of Kezar night

The Dons won the early game and the nightcap during their turn-back-the-clock…

San Francisco Dons center Jimbo Lull (5) dunks over the SFSU defense at Kezar Pavilion in San Francisco, Calif., on December 6, 2016. (Stan Olszewski/Special to S.F. Examiner)
The USF men's basketball team will rock classic uniforms on Tuesday. (Courtesy photo)

USF men’s basketball team to turn back the clock against SFSU

Wednesday marks an intra-city college basketball game at a classic venue. The…

The USF men's basketball team will rock classic uniforms on Tuesday. (Courtesy photo)