UW men’s basketball falls to Cal, 72-59 – The Seattle Times

The Seattle TimesThe Huskies lose for the first time at home against a Pac-12 opponent this season as C.J. Wilcox ties a season low with eight points. By Percy Allen.…

Jill Broadhurst v Nicolas Heidorn For Oakland City Council District Four

Jill Broadhurst v Nicolas Heidorn For Oakland City Council Jill Broadhurst has a challenger in the race for the Oakland City Council District Four Seat: Nicolas Heidorn. Nicolas is a…

Cal player dies after conditioning workout – SportingNews.com

SportingNews.comAgu and some of his teammates were on a training run near Memorial Stadium on Friday and multiple members of the Cal medical staff were supervising, according to the Associated…

Ted Agu collapses, dies at 21 – ABC News

ABC NewsBERKELEY, Calif. — California football player Ted Agu died Friday after collapsing during a training run with his teammates. He was 21. “This is one of those tragedies that…

Stanford women again top Cal – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco ChronicleScore it 2-0 in the Battle of the Bay, advantage Stanford. The Cal women could not accomplish on Sunday afternoon what its men’s counterpart did the night before…

Cal stuns No. 1 Arizona – San Jose Mercury News

San Jose Mercury NewsBERKELEY — Justin Cobbs couldn’t breathe, but he probably has never been happier. Cobbs swished a fall-away 17-footer from the left baseline with 0.9 seconds left as…

Cal stuns No. 1 Arizona on last-second shot – FOXSports.com

FOXSports.comBERKELEY, Calif. — Every time Arizona had been challenged this season, the Wildcats survived by making big plays and big shots in the closing moments of big games. They finally…

Cal rallies, then loses to Arizona State in overtime – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco ChronicleCal’s first overtime game of the season ended in its first home loss as Arizona State left Haas Pavilion with an 89-78 victory on Wednesday night in a…

Joe Tuman: Dog Accident Should Not Dampen Run For Mayor Of Oakland

Joe Tuman, who’s a candidate for Mayor Of Oakland, is the focus of this KTVU video about the need for a camera at in Crocker Highlands because drivers through the…

Chris McCain declares early for NFL Draft – California Golden Blogs (blog)

Chris McCain declares early for NFL DraftCalifornia Golden Blogs (blog)The names of starting Bears leaving Cal early is a bit staggering. Cornerback Kameron Jackson. Linebacker Khairi Fortt. Tight end Richard…

Cal’s Brendan Bigelow, Stanford’s David Yankey Two Of 102 Players Given Special Eligibility For NFL Draft

Brendan Bigelow, the Cal Football running back who dazzled California students, alumns, and the nation with his amazing 2012 performance against Ohio State, will join 102 other NCAA college football…

Third-Period Scoring Flurry Lifts Isles – New York Times

New York TimesFrans Nielsen, Calvin De Haan and Cal Clutterbuck scored third-period goals to lead the visiting Islanders past the Toronto Maple Leafs, 5-3, on Tuesday night. Enlarge This Image.…

Leaving Las Vegas: Here’s your last USC Trojans fix of the season – FOXSports.com

FOXSports.comThat was an oddly fun USC season, wasn’t it? If the Trojans end 2014 at the Las Vegas Bowl, things won’t be so merry, but this year is a little…

Third coach the charm for USC – Tampabay.com

Tampabay.comLAS VEGAS — Cody Kessler realizes Southern California could have quit on this season after the coach was fired. Or after USC’s second coach resigned. Or before the storied program’s…

Oakland A’s To San Jose Rejected By MLB, Court In SJ v MLB Records (Here For View)

UPDATE: Oakland A’s Move To San Jose Rejected By Major League Baseball. The Oakland Athletics as owned by Lew Wolfe are prohibited from moving to San Jose, both by Major…

UCLA Bruins vs Southern Cal: Second Half Game Thread – Bruins Nation

Bruins NationThe open thread for the second half of UCLA’s game against the Southern Cal Trojans. After two quarters UCLA leads Southern Cal by a score of 14-7. Tweet Share…

Black Students Avoid UC Berkeley Because Cal Doesn’t Go After Them

There has been a lot of chatter why UC Berkeley doesn’t have a larger black student base. One recent publication reported that more than half of African-American students who are…

Cal-Stanford Big Game Luncheon 2013: David Shaw Skips, Larry Beil For Bob Sarlatte

The 2013 Cal-Stanford Big Game Luncheon annually held the week of the Cal-Stanford Big Game was a rousing success – considering. First, Stanford Head Football Coach David Shaw skipped the…

Ruoyang Wang Died At 20: Cal Student, Like Sam Peters, Proves Life Not Promised To Us

Ruoyang Wang is not a celebrity, not someone this blogger knows, not anyone who you’ve heard of. But to his parents in China, Ruoyang Wang was their son. Their promise.…

Cal Coach Sonny Dykes Can’t Figure Jared Goff Ball Handling In The Rain

Cal Coach Sonny Dykes’ first season as the Head Coach of The California Golden Bears has got off to a bad start, as his squad has posted a 1 win,…

Lane Kiffin: USC Head Coach Fired Overnight By Pat Haden

Lane Kiffin lost his job after a horrible USC Trojans loss to Arizona State 62 to 41 Saturday night. Thus ends the Lane Kiffin USC era, and makes those who…

Yosemite Fire: Status Of The UC Berkeley Bear’s Lair / Pinecrest Chalet

The Yosemite Fire is spreading and not contained as of this writing. Here’s a Cal / UC Berkeley update As I was on the Cal Alumni Board and Awards Committee…

President Obama Calls Cal Gov. Jerry Brown On Yosemite Fire

This is a press brief on President Obama’s call to California Governor Jerry Brown on the matter of the Yosemite Fire: Readout of the President’s Call to California Governor Jerry…

Yosemite Fire Threatens San Francisco Power, Water; How Did It Start?

The Yosemite Fire is growing to fantastic proportions, and if you have any doubts about that statement, look at the photo that’s included here. According to reports, the Yosemite Fire…

Mike Silver At NFL Network, Leaves Yahoo! Sports For Upgrade

Mike Silver, my friend from Cal days past and present and future, has finally landed at the NFL Network, and in the process gone fully from old to new media.…

Rupert Murdoch Divorces Wendy Deng

Rupert Murdoch Divorces Wendy Deng today, bringing an end to a 14 year marriage between the 82-year-old media billionaire and his totally hot 44-year-old wife and film producer. Cal State…

Bill Russell, Jason Kidd, Gary Payton: Oakland’s Top 3 Basketball Players

Who are Oakland’s top three basketball players of all time? That’s the question posted in Twitter by Oaklandish today. And while such a question can yield hours of talk and…

Carolyn Moos: Long Interview With Jason Collins Ex-Fiancee

Carolyn Moos, the ex-fiancee of Jason Collins, the NBA Washington Wizards’ star who said he was gay in a Sports Illustrated article on Monday of this week, talked to this…

Dion Jordan NFL Draft Oregon Ducks LB On Best Games, Chip Kelly

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k9_mpebblTc Dion Jordan has the size such that he reminds this blogger of Justin Tuck of the New York Giants. Make no mistake about it: while listed as an outside…

MIT in Boston Shooting: Officer Passed On At Mass General

The MIT Shooting caught an already on-edge America off guard on the day of the release of photos of alleged at-large suspects in the Boston Marathon Bombing. UPDATE: the police…

Tiger Wood And Lindsey Vonn Are Dating – Say It On Facebook

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jL9pRYO3ngY Well, Tiger Woods and Lindsey Vonn went ahead and confirmed what this blogger suspected for some time – that they’re dating. Woods and Vonn did it using Facebook, with…

Mike Montgomery Shove of Alan Crabbe Right Act At Right Time

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sFPxFvQLv0k Cal Basketball Coach Mike Montgomery was rightfully tired of the play of his now-previously lethargic California Golden Bears, and without really thinking about it, decided to do something about…

National Signing Day 2013: Robert Nkemdiche To Ole Miss

The SEC ruled National Signing Day 2013, with schools like Alabama and Ole Miss snatching up the best players in the country, and Ole Miss shocking the nation with it’s…

Tony Franklin And Sonny Dykes: Cal Football’s Two Ball Coaches

Tony Franklin is set to join new Cal Head Coach Daniel “Sonny” Dykes at Cal-Berkeley as Cal’s new offensive coordinator. Franklin was Dyke’s OC at Louisiana Tech, but a close…

Black Football Head Coach Hiring: Stanford 3, Cal 0

Gotta say it. Looks really bad for Cal Football to have never hired a black head football coach. Not that new Cal Football Head Coach Sonny Dykes is bad hire,…