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Extras from Cal's exhibition win over Vanguard

Cal women’s basketball team under new coach Lindsay Gottlieb won its exhibition game against Vanguard, 99-58, at Haas Pavilion on Thursday night.

Sports In Brief

Robert Thurman headlines Cal hoops’ European Tour Robert Thurman tallied three points all of last season. Don’t tell Europe that. The Cal men’s basketball power forward poured in 38 points in the final two games of the Bears’ European Tour. Cal defeated the Danish National Team, 81-73, on Saturday at
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All the world’s a stage

Summertime is traditionally a dead-zone for sports and — most importantly — a time for unyielding relaxation after a grueling school year. Apparently, no one told these Cal athletes. Many have passed up on the comforts of leisurely sunbathing to continue competing on the national and international levels. Here’s a
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Bears Breaking Out: Talia Caldwell

Breakout Players: Richard Solomon | Anett Schutting | Kyle Porter | Ted Jones |  Nick Andrews and Christoffer Konigsfeldt | Aleksa Saponjic By now, you probably recognize the hot-shot names in Cal athletics: Keenan Allen. Jorge Gutierrez. Tony Renda. Nathan Adrian. But with every new season comes a set of budding stars who are ready to make their mark.
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2011-2012 Storylines: How quickly can Lindsay Gottlieb lead a turnaround?

Other 2011-2012 Storylines: Baseball | M. Hoops | Volleyball | Tennis | Swimming | Water Polo If the Cal women’s basketball team plays to its potential, then first-year head coach Lindsay Gottlieb should be able to turn things around in one season. Getting the Bears to play to their potential has been the problem, though. Last season was a disappointment for
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Oregon’s Felton joins Cal coaching staff

Kai Felton spent the last two years as an Oregon assistant, and the five years prior as an assistant at USC. On Wednesday, she moved on to her third team in the Pac-10, joining newly hired Cal coach Lindsay Gottlieb‘s staff. So what does this mean for the Bears? Well,
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