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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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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Bears abroad: men’s hoops squad kicks off European tour

Cal posts 18-point win in Sunday opener, resumes play Monday morning

This week, the Cal’s men’s basketball team will be have an “us against the world” mentality … literally. The Bears got off to a good start as they tipped off their five-game northern European tour with an 89-71 win against the Swedish league’s Solna Vikings on Sunday. Cal is hoping
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2011-2012 Men’s basketball schedule released

Celebrate New Year’s Eve with … Mike Montgomery and Ben Howland? Yup. That’s one of the highlights on Cal’s recently-released men’s basketball schedule. The Bears will ring in their Pac-12 play with a pair of late December games at Haas Pavilion: on the 29th against USC and the 31st against
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Bears Breaking Out: Richard Solomon

Many are eager to see the kind of sophomore season Allen Crabbe has for Cal. But the second-year progress made by his former high school teammate may be just as important for Mike Montgomery’s Bears. With center Markhuri Sanders-Frison leaving, Cal will need a big man to step up and
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2011-2012 Storylines: Can men’s hoops rise atop the Pac again?

Other 2011-2012 Storylines: Baseball | W. Hoops | Volleyball | Tennis | Swimming | Water Polo Cal was slated to finish near the bottom of the conference before Mike Montgomery took the Bears dancing in his first year. One season later, they stood atop the Pac-10 conference for the first time in half a century. After an overachieving 2010-2011 campaign, which
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