Senior forward Harper Kamp led the Bears with 14 points, his highest scoring total since Nov. 21.

Cal rebuffs Colorado in comeback victory

Bears hand Buffaloes first conference loss

The clock read 35.3 when the handshakes started. A little too early to be proper, but permissible given the ugly game Cal had fought through Thursday night. Hosting red-hot but unproven Colorado, the Bears earned a 57-50 win despite going scoreless for nearly six minutes and flirting with a season-low
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Pac-12 Power Rankings: Week 2

No. 1: Cal (13-4, 3-1) When the Bears struggled with frontline depth, Allen Crabbe started getting more minutes. The 6-foot-6 swingman is averaging just over 37 minutes against conference opponents, and has been making the most of his time on the court. His 16.5 points per game ranks third in
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Bears can’t hold back Beavers in first Pac-12 loss

The numbers didn’t lie. Heading into Thursday night as the Pac-12’s top offense, Oregon State dispatched the Cal men’s basketball team, 92-85, with a flurry of scoring runs. Also ranked the ninth-best scoring offense in the nation, the Beavers (11-4, 1-2 in the Pac-12) walked onto their home floor at
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Cal Basketball

Pac-12 Power Rankings: Week 1

No. 1: Cal (12-3, 2-0) No Pac-12 team is ranked, and Stanford and Cal are the only ones receiving votes. In a weakened conference, it’s championship or bust for the Bears.Returning three double-digit scorers, the Bears were expected to be title contenders in their fourth season under Mike Montgomery. But
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Cal escapes with 53-49 win over USC

It’s a down year for USC and a down year for the Pac-12. But it’s still conference play, and the Cal men’s basketball team escaped with a 53-49 win over the Trojans on Thursday evening to open the Pac-12 season. The Bears held a comfortable lead most of the game,
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Cal Basketball Vs. UCSD Exhibition Game

Rebels run over Bears in 85-68 romp

Anthony Marshall flies. His 6-foot-3, 200-pound frame uncoils, soars and hangs. His YouTube results include emphatic dunks against UNC and San Diego State, a portfolio he diversified with two slams against Cal on Friday. So why did Marshall settle for a soft lay-up on an easy first-half breakaway? The UNLV
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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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