Bears leach off early turnovers for second conference win

PULLMAN, Wash. — Cal’s run game simply could not be stopped. The Bears (3-4, 2-2 in the Pac-12) won their first road game of the 2012 season on Saturday night, riding the ground game to a 31-17 win over Washington State. “I thought the offensive line played really well,” head
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Bears must avoid Cougars’ trap in Pullman

On the bumpy, desolate Pac-12 road, Pullman could very well be the Cal football team’s blind spot. With the Big Game on the horizon and last week’s big win in their rearview mirror, the Bears’ Saturday evening date with Washington State is the definition of a trap game. Look ahead
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Five-run third inning dooms Bears against Cougars

The Cal baseball team entered the bottom of the third inning on Friday with a tenuous 3-2 lead over Washington State. That would be the high point of the evening for the Bears. Two doubles, two singles, two wild pitches, a hit batter and five runs later, Cal’s one-run lead
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Bears hunt for much-needed wins against Washington State

Following a sweep at the hands of No. 10 Oregon last weekend, the Cal baseball team stressed the need for timely hitting. “We need to win the big spot, I think, offensively,” outfielder Chad Bunting said. “We need to get the big hit with runners in scoring position. We left
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Bears have history on their side for weekend tilts

If history is any guide for the future, the Cal women’s tennis team is sitting pretty. This weekend, the No. 10 Bears (11-4, 4-0 in the Pac-12) will play home matches against Sacramento State and Washington State, who have combined for a 0-10 record against Cal over the last five
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Bears fall into first-place tie with loss to WSU

Chaos reigns in the Pac-12. A game that saw the Cal men’s basketball team fall out of sole possession of first place ended in appropriate flurry. Washington State’s Davonte Lacy drained a 3-pointer with 17 seconds left, drawing the foul for a shot at a four-point lead. The shot was
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Live Blog: Cal vs. Washington State

Follow along as the Daily Cal football beat writers give play-by-play and analysis of the Cal-Washington State game live from AT&T Park in San Francisco.

Bears appear bowl-bound, but not blue-ribbon

Get ready for a December road trip, ladies and gentlemen — Cal is going bowling again. This is not a shocking projection, as the Bears are not going to a high-level bowl. No, this team is shaping up to be a sliver above average, which is enough for the players
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