March madness or March sadness?

We knew this was coming, but hearing the news still stings and serves as an undesirable reminder of the program’s uncertain future. As March Madness continues, it is apparent that bracket busts are not the only heartaches fans will be experiencing in the coming weeks. The reason for this is
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Real disrespect

Sports teams that succeed have the ability to unite a community — but an upset loss, like Cal’s NIT home defeat Tuesday to No. 8 CSU Bakersfield, can likewise hurt a whole community. Upset? Blasphemy. This was no upset, with all signs pointing to this being a deliberate tank, and
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The Come Up: Ivan Rabb stays true to Oakland

Ivan Rabb took a seat near the end of his bench halfway through the third quarter of the 2015 California Interscholastic Federation finals in Haas Pavilion. Sporting the Bishop O’Dowd black and gold, Ivan could only watch Mater Dei rain fire on his Dragons as he sat hunched with cramps.
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Jaylen Brown records 1st career NBA start for Boston Celtics

Celtics’ rookie Jaylen Brown made his first NBA start against LeBron James and the defending champion Cleveland Cavaliers on Nov. 3 and impressed, giving Boston fans a young player to be excited about. Brown has evident upside at 20-years-old, already getting a shot to start early in his pro career.
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