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Cal men’s faces Utah with Pac-12 bye as reward

After a heartbreaking loss Oregon on a Dillon Brooks three against, the Cal men’s basketball team used its emotions of the loss to fuel a 30-point destruction of Oregon State in the next game. In that same spirit of bouncing back, Utah, which hosts the Bears on Thursday night, is
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My Kind of Town: How Chicago shaped Charlie Moore

Since 1981, every year, the Illinois Mr. Basketball award has been given to the top high school basketball player in the state. The list of past recipients boasts the finest of Illinois-bred hoopers, including future Hall-of-Famer Kevin Garnett (1995), Derrick Rose (2007) Jabari Parker (2012, 2013) and Jahlil Okafor (2014)
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Cal men’s basketball falls to Stanford on road

Coming off a strong 66-55 showing against the rival Cardinal at home just a few weeks ago, the Bears rode into Palo Alto, California, ready to complete the season sweep. But on this night, the Cardinal and forward Reid Travis decided otherwise, thoroughly dominating Cal in a 73-68 victory. In
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Cal men’s basketball prepare for rival Stanford

The last time the Cal men’s basketball team faced Stanford, sophomore forward Ivan Rabb — a projected first-round pick in the 2017 NBA Draft — recorded his highest-scoring night in a conference game this season with 25 points while also anchoring the Pac-12’s top scoring defense. The Bears won that
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Cal men’s basketball falls to No. 9 Arizona

Last Wednesday, Arizona head coach Sean Miller lashed out in frustration after his team’s 74-69 win over Stanford, complaining about his players’ lack of defensive and rebounding efforts. He cited the fact that so many Wildcats seem to assume they are NBA-bound just because they are significant players at Arizona,
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