Bears split time in two meets in Georgia

The Cal men’s swim team will be over 2,000 miles from Berkeley this weekend, its four-day trip to Georgia as far as any Bear will travel this season. So it makes sense that No. 6 Cal will be making the most out of its trip. Current and former Bear swimmers
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Pac-12 Coach Rankings

No. 1: Chip Kelly — Oregon (10-2, 8-1) There might be a 30 for 30 on Chip Kelly someday. Whatever you think of him personally, the kind of players he recruits and the sort of extracurricular activities his player have, the guy can flat out coach. Crushing No. 4 Stanford
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The mystique of a Steele quarterback

Somewhere out there far among the American flatlands, there walks a man named Steele. He currently roams the Iowa State sidelines; cap turned backward and clipboard in hand. Hobbled slightly by a tweak in his foot, Steele has been relegated to the sidelines for further examination. Only two months after
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Cal’s guards lasso Cowboys at Haas

The Haas Pavilion crowd let out a roar as Allen Crabbe’s 3-pointer hit nothing but net as time expired in the first half. His buzzer beater had given the Cal men’s basketball team a two-point lead going into intermission, a small cushion after a neck-and-neck first half on Monday night.
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Maxime Runner Feature

Born to run

Maxime Chevee arrived in coach Tony Sandoval's office four years ago with no guarantees. Now, he leads the cross country team.

Maxime Chevee was nervous. Beads of sweat rolled down his face as he slowly took his place at the starting line on the track at Edwards Stadium. With a second to look around at his surroundings, he saw equally anxious runners next to him on the track, those trying to
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‘Tis the season for the NBA

My Los Angeles Lakers are back! Beginning on Christmas Day, the pursuit of a 17th title will begin against the Chicago Bulls. The fact of the matter is, the NBA really lucked out. Coming off of one of its best seasons, a lockout that persisted until June would have derailed
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Cal upsets former coach Boyle’s No. 22 Virginia

In Sunday’s 59-50 victory against No. 22 Virginia at Stan Sheriff Center in Honolulu, Hawaii, the Cal women’s basketball team’s biggest matchup was not about the players but rather on the sidelines. After a mediocre 18-16 record last season, former Bears coach Joanne Boyle took the vacant head coaching job
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Senior attacker Zach Greenwood scored a goal in Cal’s opening round match against UC Irvine in the MPSF Tournament on Friday.

Bears season cut short at MPSF Tournament

Luka Saponjic could have saved the game. With 27 seconds left in the final overtime period of Saturday’s 7-6 loss, the senior attacker posted up close to the goal with the ball in his left hand. From his position Saponjic had a chance to score. It was the MPSF semifinal
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Cal explodes in fourth set to clinch Big Spike

STANFORD, Calif. — In Friday night’s 74th Big Spike, there were 41 ties and 17 lead changes over three sets. But there weren’t any in the fourth frame. Leading two sets to one, the No. 10 Cal volleyball team trampled No. 6 Stanford at Maples Pavilion to finish the regular
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