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 LA Times: Sports


UCLA's Brett Hundley is the wild card USC has trouble dealing with
Terry Donahue was part of 28 UCLA-USC games, as a player, assistant coach and head coach for the Bruins. That hands-on experience led him to one conclusion:
21 Nov 2014 at 4:18pm
by Chris Foster



UCLA vs. USC: How the Bruins and Trojans match up
The Pac-12 Conference South title is in play for both teams as the crosstown rivals meet for the 84th time in a football series that dates to 1929. Gary Klein and Chris Foster examine the matchups and story lines:
21 Nov 2014 at 5:35pm
by Gary Klein, Chris Foster



An eight-team College Football Playoff would level playing fields
The College Football Playoff is a 12-year arrangement still three weeks from naming its first four-team field, and people are already calling for change.
21 Nov 2014 at 4:12pm
by Chris Dufresne



Manny Pacquiao, Chris Algieri each explain why they expect to win in Macao
Manny Pacquiao is more apt to speak truth than trash.
21 Nov 2014 at 6:50pm
by Lance Pugmire



Oklahoma's Samaje Perine rushes for a record 427 yards in win over Kansas
Oklahoma freshman Samaje Perine set a major college record by running for 427 yards in a driving rainstorm, scoring five touchdowns and leading the No. 21 Sooners over Kansas, 44-7, on Saturday.
22 Nov 2014 at 3:20pm
by Associated Press



Road-tested Long Beach State faces UCLA
The Long Beach State men's basketball team already had a demanding schedule to start the season, and that was before the plane troubles.
22 Nov 2014 at 3:28pm
by Zach Helfand



Jabari Minix keeps Carson in playoff mix with 23-7 win over Crenshaw
Any discussion about the top players in the Los Angeles City Section would probably include the name Jabari Minix.
21 Nov 2014 at 11:12pm
by Sean Ceglinsky



Long Beach Poly goes one-on-one to beat Crespi, 44-27
For nine years, Long Beach Poly Coach Antonio Pierce was a linebacker in the NFL, so when he said before Friday's Pac-5 Division quarterfinal game against Crespi, "This is big-boy football," he wasn't kidding.
21 Nov 2014 at 10:57pm
by Eric Sondheimer




 Google News: California Sports


Oak Grove routs California 49-14 in Missouri Class 3 football state semifinal...

Oak Grove routs California 49-14 in Missouri Class 3 football state semifinal
Kansas City Star
Oak Grove senior Aaron Graham took a handoff and patiently waited for a hole to appear on the left side of the offensive line. A split-second later, he burst through a crease, maneuvered his way to the sideline and ignited a footrace with the ...

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21 Nov 2014 at 8:52pm



Syracuse basketball loses to California: postgame chat with Brent Axe - Syrac...

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Syracuse basketball loses to California: postgame chat with Brent Axe
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The Syracuse basketball team will face California at approximately 9 p.m. Thursday at Madison Square Garden. The game can be seen on ESPN2. Refresh this page frequently to get scoring updates and in-game analysis from our team of basketball writers.
Syracuse vs. Cal Basketball Preview: Q&A With California Golden BlogsTroy Nunes is an Absolute Magician
Recap: California vs. SyracuseMacon Telegraph (blog)...

20 Nov 2014 at 8:38pm



Syracuse basketball's offensive woes exposed in loss to California in 2K ... ...

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Syracuse basketball's offensive woes exposed in loss to California in 2K ...
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With those three players, Syracuse averaged 68 points per game last season, hitting a 40-year low. Three games into the 2014-15 season and Syracuse is still searching for offense. The Orange offense gasped and sputtered in a 73-59 loss to California ...


20 Nov 2014 at 10:39pm



Box score from Syracuse basketball vs. California - Syracuse.com

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Box score from Syracuse basketball vs. California
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Box score from Syracuse basketball vs. California. Syracuse basketball 2014-15: Syracuse vs. California. Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim has a word with his players during a timeout in the second half of the 2K Classic semifinals against California on Nov.


20 Nov 2014 at 8:54pm



California spoils Chris McCullough's Madison Square Garden basketball ... - S...

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California spoils Chris McCullough's Madison Square Garden basketball ...
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SU coach Jim Boeheim warned reporters in his post-game address that McCullough's 212-pound frame needs time to mature, that the bumps and shoves by bigger, older basketball men will make converting shots inside the painted area an adventure for the ...


20 Nov 2014 at 9:55pm



Football live blog: Stanford at California (117th Big Game) - The Stanford Daily

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Football live blog: Stanford at California (117th Big Game)
The Stanford Daily
Welcome to The Daily's live blog of Saturday's 117th Big Game, featuring Stanford (5-5, 3-4 Pac-12) and hosts California (5-5, 3-5). The Cardinal are making the trek to Strawberry Canyon after losing in a double-overtime heartbreaker to Utah at ...
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College Football Betting Odds Stanford Cardinal vs California Golden Bears ...Pregame.com...

22 Nov 2014 at 3:20pm



Cal Basketball vs. Texas: Preview & Open Thread - California Golden Blogs (blog)

Cal Basketball vs. Texas: Preview & Open Thread
California Golden Blogs (blog)
?Search. Search. ?. Fanshots · Fanposts · California Golden Bears Men's Basketball ... After cancelling Christmas, dissecting the Syracuse zone and serving it at a soccer match with Capri-Sun, and showing that the preseason Pac-12 rankings may have ...

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21 Nov 2014 at 1:07pm



Buffalo snow, California sun merge on Montana State's trip to Kentucky - Lexi...

Lexington Herald Leader

Buffalo snow, California sun merge on Montana State's trip to Kentucky
Lexington Herald Leader
Montana State hired Brian Fish as its basketball coach on April 1 ... April Fool's Day. That incidental footnote comes to mind when thinking about how Montana State got to its game at Kentucky on Sunday night. Never mind the look-away quality of a game ...

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22 Nov 2014 at 3:46pm




 San Jose Mercury News: Sports


San Jose State coach Caragher irked by Utah State defensive tactics
Spartans coach Ron Caragher was upset with how Utah State defensive linemen were trying to force San Jose State into false starts, and he let Aggies' coach Matt Wells know about it during the postgame not-so-friendly handshake.
22 Nov 2014 at 2:35pm
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Oakland Section playoffs: Fremont 26, Skyline 20
OAKLAND -- Tyshone Gaines' 22-yard touchdown reception from Ronald Ragland with 2:14 remaining proved to be the winning points at Curt Flood Field on Friday and propelled the Tigers (8-3) into next Friday's Silver Bowl.
22 Nov 2014 at 1:45pm
by


Sharks place veteran Burish on waivers
Veteran could be reassigned to Worcester if no NHL team claims him as Sharks continue youth movement
22 Nov 2014 at 12:21pm
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New Shark Dillon arrives from Dallas, but his gear doesn't
But he and McLellan expect newly acquired defenseman to be in Saturday night's lineup against Arizona Coyotes
22 Nov 2014 at 12:03pm
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Federer closes in on elusive Davis Cup title
Roger Federer helps Switzerland take 2-1 lead over France in Davis Cup final in doubles; a victory Sunday for the 17-time Grand Slam champion will clinch last big prize for the tennis superstar.
22 Nov 2014 at 10:25am
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Marcus Lattimore making a name for himself in South Carolina
Former 49ers running back Marcus Lattimore, who retired from football because of severe knee injuries in college, hopes to help high school athletes in all sports rehab severe injuries that occur playing sports.
22 Nov 2014 at 8:51am
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Warriors' Stephen Curry steps up on defense
Golden State Warriors point guard Stephen Curry can do the job on the defensive end, too.

22 Nov 2014 at 8:09am
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Warriors rout Jazz, improve to 9-2
The Warriors thrashed the Utah Jazz and won 101-88 at Oracle Arena on Friday, improving their record to 9-2 to match the team's best start in 42 years.

22 Nov 2014 at 7:05am
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 Eureka Times Standard: Sports


HSU Basketball: It's rivalry night tonight at Lumberjack Arena
ARCATA >> Get out your GPS. We're about to see where the Jacks stand six weeks after preseason practice got underway. Tonight's matchup between Humboldt State and Cal State San Bernardino at Lumberjack Arena is not just the California
22 Nov 2014 at 11:37am
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By Danny Penza

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NCS Playoffs: Can St. Bernard's deliver the hometown Boom?
EUREKA >> Not only does Berean Christian have to contain a potent St. Bernard's attack this afternoon, the visiting Eagles must deal with the Crusaders' 12th man — Crusader Field.
22 Nov 2014 at 11:37am
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By Ray Aspuria

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NCS Playoffs: Mack falls in 55-43 shoot out to Piedemont
PIEDMONT >> The Panthers air attack was on point against the Highlanders. McKinleyville's defense, however, was non-existent and the disparity resulted in a near 500-yard rushing performance by Piedmont in the home team's 55-43 North Coast
22 Nov 2014 at 11:35am
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By Justin Lafferty

Bay Area News Group Correspondent





PENZA: Taylor made for Redwoods
"I want to stay." Four words that should be music to the ears of those in the College of the Redwoods athletic department. Why? Because that's what head football coach Taylor Breitzman wants to do.
20 Nov 2014 at 11:15pm
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By Danny Penza

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ASPURIA: Why didn't Raiders "unleash" RB Murray sooner?
Two touchdowns, 112 yards on only four carries. What took the Oakland Raiders coaching staff so damn long to give Latavius Murray the rock? The second-year running back from the University of Central Florida was the defibrillator to the Raiders'
20 Nov 2014 at 11:13pm
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By Ray Aspuria

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HSU Volleyball: Breakthrough year yields 4 All-CCAA picks
WALNUT CREEK >> A break through year results in well-deserved conference honors for the Lady Jacks. Newcomer of the Year Nicole Bewley and Libero of the Year Haley Biles highlighted a record four Humboldt State All-California College Athletic
20 Nov 2014 at 11:13pm
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HSU Football: Jacks well-represented on all-Great Northwest Athletic Conferen...
PORTLAND, ORE. >> The Revenge Tour has netted the Humboldt State football team some deserved recognition. After they completed the best turnaround in Great Northwest Athletic Conference history this season, a conference-leading eight
19 Nov 2014 at 11:22pm
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Humboldt State men use second-half surge to beat Bristol 93-66
ARCATA >> They tried as hard as they could, but the visiting Bears just couldn't blow the Jacks' house down. The Humboldt State men's basketball team turned what was a close game in the early stages of the second half into a blowout, surging
19 Nov 2014 at 11:21pm
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By Danny Penza

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 Sign On San Diego: Sports


SDSU, BYU have rivalry rekindled for them
SDSU and BYU renew their men's basketball rivalry at the Maui Invitational on Monday.
22 Nov 2014 at 3:01pm
by Mark Zeigler



Chargers promote Ryan Miller to roster
A severe brain injury sidelined him all of last season. But he's back on an NFL roster.
22 Nov 2014 at 2:10pm
by Michael Gehlken



Munson takes SDSU season to new level
Linebacker Calvin Munson's effort against Air Force epitomized his season.
22 Nov 2014 at 1:47pm
by Tod Leonard



Toreros gear up for rematch with UCLA
The Toreros will be without midfielder Connor Brandt, who picked up a red card Thursday
22 Nov 2014 at 1:00pm
by Stefanie Loh



Failing to land free agents
The Padres have a long history of coming up empty when courting big-name free agents
22 Nov 2014 at 12:00pm
by Kirk Kenney



Chargers lose final 6 games, pundit says
Grantland'd Bill Simmons predicts the Chargers (4-6) to lose their final six games.
22 Nov 2014 at 11:00am
by Tom Krasovic



VIDEO: Aztecs become bowl eligible
The Aztecs beat Air Force and clinched bowl eligibility for the 5th straight season.
22 Nov 2014 at 9:44am
by Robby Baker



VIDEO: Offense must get going vs Rams
The Chargers look to get their offense going against a tough Rams defense on Sunday
22 Nov 2014 at 8:59am
by Andrew Burer




 Inside Bay Area: Sports


San Jose State coach Caragher irked by Utah State defensive tactics
Spartans coach Ron Caragher was upset with how Utah State defensive linemen were trying to force San Jose State into false starts, and he let Aggies' coach Matt Wells know about it during the postgame not-so-friendly handshake.
22 Nov 2014 at 2:35pm
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Oakland Section playoffs: Fremont 26, Skyline 20
OAKLAND -- Tyshone Gaines' 22-yard touchdown reception from Ronald Ragland with 2:14 remaining proved to be the winning points at Curt Flood Field on Friday and propelled the Tigers (8-3) into next Friday's Silver Bowl.
22 Nov 2014 at 1:45pm
by


Sharks place veteran Burish on waivers
Veteran could be reassigned to Worcester if no NHL team claims him as Sharks continue youth movement
22 Nov 2014 at 12:21pm
by


New Shark Dillon arrives from Dallas, but his gear doesn't
But he and McLellan expect newly acquired defenseman to be in Saturday night's lineup against Arizona Coyotes
22 Nov 2014 at 12:03pm
by


Federer closes in on elusive Davis Cup title
Roger Federer helps Switzerland take 2-1 lead over France in Davis Cup final in doubles; a victory Sunday for the 17-time Grand Slam champion will clinch last big prize for the tennis superstar.
22 Nov 2014 at 10:25am
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Marcus Lattimore making a name for himself in South Carolina
Former 49ers running back Marcus Lattimore, who retired from football because of severe knee injuries in college, hopes to help high school athletes in all sports rehab severe injuries that occur playing sports.
22 Nov 2014 at 8:51am
by




Warriors' Stephen Curry steps up on defense
Golden State Warriors point guard Stephen Curry can do the job on the defensive end, too.

22 Nov 2014 at 8:09am
by


Warriors rout Jazz, improve to 9-2
The Warriors thrashed the Utah Jazz and won 101-88 at Oracle Arena on Friday, improving their record to 9-2 to match the team's best start in 42 years.

22 Nov 2014 at 7:05am
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 SacBee: College Sports


Davis loses football shootout with Montana State, 77-37
UC Davis may have found a quarterback and a rejuvenated running back during its Big Sky Conference homecoming game against No. 11 Montana State on Saturday.
Montana State quarterback Dakota Prukop gets a celebratory lift from teammate JP Flynn following one of his two touchdown runs. Prukop rushed for 148 yards and threw for 361 and four touchdowns against UC Davis. The teams combined for 1,346 yards.
11 Oct 2014 at 11:53pm
by bpaterson@sacbee.com (Bill Paterson)



Hornets hold on, beat N. Colorado for first BSC win
Sacramento State stayed true to form Saturday afternoon in all facets except one – the Hornets won a Big Sky Conference game.
11 Oct 2014 at 11:24pm



Mistakes cost Cal in 31-7 loss to Washington
California's surprising start this season is over. The Golden Bears got a stark reminder from a formidable Pac-12 foe that their rebuilding project is far from finished.
Washington's Dante Pettis (87) runs against California during the first half of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014, in Berkeley, Calif.
Washington's Lavon Coleman, front left, tries to break the tackles of California's Darius Allensworth, back left, and David Garner (42) during the first half of a...
11 Oct 2014 at 10:48pm



Hometown Report: Shaq Thompson returns for somewhat of a homecoming
Former Grant High School star is last of long list of brothers, including former NFL player Syd Quan Thompson, maybe the most talented
Former Grant star Syd Quan Thompson, slips past a diving Napa defender during the first half as teammate Worrell Williams, right, looks on. Napa defender Mike Gibson has no chance of catching Thompson.
11 Oct 2014 at 12:13am



Montana State huge test for UC Davis defense in Big Sky football game
UC Davis will face one of the nation’s most explosive offenses when it plays No. 11 Montana State in a Big Sky Conference homecoming game Saturday at Aggie Stadium.
Montana State quarterback Dakota Prukop (5) and teammates celebrate a score at Sacramento State last Saturday, a shootout won by the Bobcats. They visit UC Davis today.
Bert Watts is UC Davis’ second-year defensive coordinator.
10 Oct 2014 at 11:56pm
by bpaterson@sacbee.com (Bill Paterson)



Cal hopes to get break against Washington
Even though Washington is averaging more than 200 yards on the ground, California linebacker Michael Barton fully expects the Huskies to come out throwing the ball.
10 Oct 2014 at 8:38am



High stakes for No. 12 Oregon, No. 18 UCLA
Just a week ago, Oregon's visit to the Rose Bowl loomed as a defining game in the races for the Pac-12 title and the national championship. The Bruins had a chance to knock off the reigning Ducks, who could cement their supremacy against an up-and-coming power.
UCLA quarterback Brett Hundley, right, is sacked by Utah defensive end Hunter Dimick during the first half of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014, in Pasadena, Calif.
10 Oct 2014 at 9:08am



UC Davis football notes: Aggies coach may change quarterback
UC Davis football coach Ron Gould opens up the competition between senior incumbent London Lacy and sophomore Ben Scott as the Aggies prepare for Big Sky Conference opponent Montana State.
UC Davis quarterback London Lacy throws against Stanford during the first half Aug. 30.
9 Oct 2014 at 7:18pm
by bpaterson@sacbee.com (Bill Paterson)



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