Senior guard Jorge Gutierrez kept the Bears afloat in the first half, scoring 10 of the squad's first 13 points of the contest.

Bears override Governors in rout

Cutting from the baseline, Richard Solomon caught the ball from a driving Jorge Gutierrez who had drawn two defenders into the paint. Solomon thunderously slammed home the entry pass and the buzzer sounded to end the first half. It all looked too easy. Pretty much everything seemed too easy for
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Jorge Gutierrez led the Bears with 13 points, seven rebounds and seven assists in their win over USC on Thursday.

Cal easily dispatches Anteaters in season opener

It was only two minutes and six seconds into the Cal men’s basketball team’s 2011-12 season, but one thing was already abundantly clear: Zone the Bears at your own risk. Sophomore guard Allen Crabbe hit two opener 3-pointers in the opening minutes en route to a game-high 24 points, as
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Bears open regular season against Anteaters

On Friday night, the chase begins. The Haas Pavilion doors will open for a 7:30 p.m. tipoff against UC Irvine, students will crowd each other for free soup and bread (for the first 1,000) and the Cal men’s basketball team will start a four-month run at another conference title. The
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Cal Basketball Vs. UCSD Exhibition Game

Bears cobble second-half run to rout Tritons

For over seven minutes, the No. 24 Cal basketball team couldn’t shake off UCSD. Yes, that other state campus, the one with a Division II hoops squad that finished 11-17 last season. The Tuesday night exhibition at Haas Pavilion wasn’t supposed to unfold this way, the host trailing by as
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Montgomery cancer free after diagnosis a month ago

LOS ANGELES — There weren’t too many surprises at Friday’s Pac-12 Basketball Media Day, but there was definitely one big one — and then one big collective sigh of relief. It had been reported that Cal coach Mike Montgomery underwent successful surgery on Oct. 19, but the athletic department did
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