march madness

March Madness for dummies

March Madness is coming up. For those of you who are unsure of what that is, it’s the annual stampede of leprechauns in celebration of St. Patrick’s Day. Look out for bearded green Irishmen coming out of the woodworks to chase you around campus. In all seriousness, March Madness is
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Top UC Berkeley Internet searches

The Daily Clog has decided to track the top Internet searches coming out of the UC Berkeley area to see the various reactions students and faculty have had to major events. The following is a tabulated list of the most searched terms, phrases and questions surrounding the major events of
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The Cal women's basketball team fell, 64-57, in the Final Four to end their 2012-2013 season.

Final Foray: Cal women’s basketball ends season in Final Four loss to Louisville

After leading by 10 points at the half, the Bears eventually fell to Louisville, 64-57, in program's first Final Four appearance

NEW ORLEANS — Perhaps the Cal women’s basketball team tempted fate one too many times. After taking a 10-point lead over Louisville (29-8) heading into halftime in the New Orleans Arena Sunday afternoon, the Bears slowly fell apart in the second half. They eventually succumbed to the Cardinals, 64-57, in
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Commander-In-Chief Champions Cal Women

The Commander-in-Chief champions Cal basketball

As we descend into the month of madness, we can only fill out our brackets and hope that our basketball teams defy the seemingly insurmountable odds and beat the myriad of teams with the same heightened aspirations. However, one of our teams is not without official support. Barack Obama –
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Cal in NCAA Salary Madness Championships

Taking bracketology to brackenomics, PayScale.com recently put UC Berkeley’s basketball team in the championship game if pairings were accorded to median alumni salary. Using language like “fat wallet four,” “top earning 8” and “salary 16” to denominate bracket tiers, the infographic puts a zingy twist on an American pastime. The
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