Cobbs propels Bears to victory over UCSB

If Jorge Gutierrez could shut down the nation’s leading scorer on Friday, surely he could stop the country’s fourth leading scorer on Monday. Except Gutierrez did not play in the Cal men’s basketball team’s 70-50 victory over UC Santa Barbara on Monday night at Haas Pavilion. The senior guard, who
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Jorge Gutierrez led the Bears with 13 points, seven rebounds and seven assists in their win over USC on Thursday.

Gutierrez silences country’s top scorer in 20-point win

After the Cal men’s basketball team’s win over Austin Peay in November, guard Brandon Smith claimed he is happiest whenever the other team’s best player is a shooting guard. Why? Because that means Jorge Gutierrez will be defending him. On Friday night, the assignment was Weber State’s Damian Lillard: The
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Bears run over Tigers in 73-46 win

For the first time in his Cal career, Allen Crabbe came off the bench. When he finally stepped on the court, the star shooting guard was already warmed up and ready. Penalized for being late to the morning shoot-around, Crabbe lit up visiting Jackson State with a game-high 17 points,
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Bears fall to Aztecs in 64-63 road loss

Allen Crabbe sliced down the lane, contorting himself to lay in a soft bucket and give the Cal men’s basketball team its first lead of the second half. Less than a minute later, fellow Bears guard Justin Cobbs spied Crabbe streaking down the weak side and lobbed up an alley-oop
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Starting forward Solomon suspended indefinitely

When the No. 24 Cal men’s basketball team heads to San Diego this weekend to take on the Aztecs, Richard Solomon won’t be with the team. The Bears’ starting forward has been suspended indefinitely, announced coach Mike Montgomery in a press release on Friday. The reason provided was conduct contrary
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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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Senior forward Harper Kamp logged 11 points and five rebounds in Cal's win over Denver on Saturday. The Mesa, Ariz., native also dished out five assists.

Bears bounce back from blowout loss to beat Pioneers

He’s back. It’s not like Allen Crabbe ever left, but the sophomore guard’s scoring had disappeared in the No. 20 Cal men’s basketball team’s last three games. A fortuitous bounce off the backboard, a shooter’s roll around the rim — some hit nothing but net — but the important thing
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