A Pac-12 title is now in doubt for the Bears after their Sunday loss to Colorado.

Buffs damage Cal’s title chances

Coors Events Center was clothed in white to celebrate the seniors of the Colorado men’s basketball team. Before an applauding crowd of 11,043, the departing players left their home stadium with one final win, a dominant 70-57 effort. Harper Kamp, Cal’s fifth-year senior, was at the other end of the
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Jorge Gutierrez nearly registered a triple-double in the Bears' victory over Washington on Thursday, with nine points, eight boards and seven assists.

Cal escapes from Seattle with win

“Survived” is probably an apt description. The Cal men’s basketball team outlasted a scoring flurry by Washington to defeat the Huskies, 69-66, on Thursday evening at Hec Edmundson Pavilion. The Bears (16-4, 6-1 in the Pac-12) held a comfortable eight-point lead with two and a half minutes remaining in the
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Jonathan Kuperberg

A marquee game amidst a weak Pac-12

Seize the day. That’s what the Cal men’s basketball team must do at Hec Edmundson Pavilion. Marquee games in the Pac-12 are few and far between this year. No team is ranked in the top 25. If the season ended today, only two squads would make the NCAA tournament. Which
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Justin Cobbs and the Bears are expected to continue their home winning streak and defeat the Wildcats on Thursday night.

Thin Cal squad faces Huskies in Seattle

On Wednesday morning — only barely awake — the Cal men’s basketball team boarded a plane for its second Pac-12 road trip. Alaska Airlines flight No. 357, headed to Seattle for a Thursday evening bout with Washington. Either fittingly or ominously, the 5:30 p.m. tipoff will be at Alaska Airlines
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D-line coach Lupoi leaves for Washington

Cal’s No. 10 recruiting class may be in jeopardy. At the very least, whatever hopes fans had for next fall just got severely damaged. Defensive line coach Tosh Lupoi, who doubled as the Bears’ star recruiter, has left for a similar position at Washington. After four years on Cal’s staff,
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Football vs. Washington Slide

Price is right for Washington in 31-23 win over Cal

SEATTLE — On its fourth snap of the game, the Cal offense covered 90 yards on a single pass. That the Bears couldn’t cover two in four tries spelled their downfall. The Cal football team’s 31-23 loss at Washington on Saturday had all the makings of a comeback. Quarterback Zach
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Cal's defense will have its hands full with Washington's offensive weapons, which include dual-threat quarterback Keith Price and productive running back Chris Polk.

Bears prepared to bite back at Huskies after last year’s sting

The Cal football team ended its 2010 season with a nasty dog bite. Last November, Washington drove the length of Memorial Stadium and scored a touchdown as time — and the Bears’ postseason aspirations — expired. The loss still stings for Cal, making Saturday’s 12:30 p.m. face-off at Husky Stadium
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Pac-12 opener will reveal what words won’t

It’s never a surprise when football coaches and players offer dry responses about an upcoming game because there is often not too much to say. Cal coach Jeff Tedford has always been reserved about what he says to the press mainly because he may in fact stand little to benefit
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