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Alumnus welcomes new UC Berkeley students with stern warning

Berkeley Class of 2017: Congratulations on your admission into the world’s best public school. After a successful adolescence, you now have the privilege of attending in an institution that has been home to world-class athletes Jason Kidd, Marshawn Lynch, Natalie Coughlin, movie stars Gregory Peck and Chris Pine, tech icons
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Ivan Rabb named AP preseason All-American

Cal sophomore power forward Ivan Rabb was named to the AP’s preseason All-American team. He is joined on the team by Duke’s Grayson Allen — the only player to receive more votes than Rabb — Villanova’s Josh Hart, Oregon’s Dillon Brooks and Iowa State’s Monte Morris. Rabb, who was a
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Ranking Cal alumni in basketball

Cal basketball has produced a plethora of high level talent, with many players transitioning into successful NBA careers. Let’s rank the best of the bunch.  1. Jason Kidd: Kidd’s decision to sign with Cal changed the fate of a struggling basketball program. The Bears went 10-18 prior to his arrival.
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The Blame Game

On Sunday, the United States men’s basketball team cruised to a 96-66 victory against Serbia — whose roster featured only one current NBA player — to win its third consecutive gold medal. It’s not often that a team that goes undefeated in the Olympics will be the subject of criticism,
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