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Bay Area teams' best comebacks after Sharks' Game 7 win
The Sharks' wild Game 7 win over the Golden Knights joins these other iconic Bay Area sports comebacks.
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NBA mock draft: Where Zion, other stars could be picked
Duke standout Zion Williamson will be drafted No. 1 overall -- everyone knows that. It gets interesting after that, though, as James Ham details in his first NBA mock draft of the year.
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Hopkins explains how Clemson cranks out NFL talent
DeAndre Hopkins watched Clemson crush Alabama in the 2019 national championship game, and knows exactly why the Tigers could have the NFL stars of tomorrow.
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The Kyler Effect: Ex-A's prospect has NFL ready for impact
Kyler Murray has the talent to play two sports, but he could choose only one.
Timeline of Kyler Murray's baseball-versus-football decision
Kyler Murray was committed to the Oakland A's, but a Heisman Trophy-winning season changed everything. Now he has the NFL draft, not a minor-league season, on his mind.
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Here’s the full 68-team bracket for 2019 NCAA Tournament
The 2019 NCAA Tournament bracket has been revealed. Find out which teams are playing in San Jose, and who St. Mary's will face in the first round.
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How to stream Alabama vs. Clemson CFP title game online
When Alabama and Clemson meet Monday night in Santa Clara, several top draft prospects will showcase their skills for NFL teams while playing for the national championship.
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Why 49ers, Raiders fans should watch this Stanford WR
The 49ers and Raiders should both watch this touchdown-catching machine from Stanford in the Sun Bowl.
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Watch Murray's final play of his college football career
While it came with a loss, Kyler Murray's final play was exactly what it should be -- a touchdown.
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A's prospect Murray apologizes for old homophobic tweets
Hours after winning the Heisman Trophy, Kyler Murray turned to Twitter to apologize for tweets from over six years ago.
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Heisman or World Series? Murray says it's an easy choice
A's fans may not agree with Kyler Murray's trophy choice, but that doesn't mean he's not gonna pursue a pro baseball career. 
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A's prospect Murray sounds like he has his eyes on the NFL
He was a first-round pick for the A's in June. Now, he's a Heisman trophy finalist. Could Kyler Murray be a top pick in the NFL and say bye to baseball?
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A former 49ers assistant will replace Meyer at Ohio State
Just two years ago, Ryan Day was the quarterbacks coach with the 49ers. Now, he's the new head coach of Ohio State.
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Murray's first L as OU starting QB was an instant classic
Texas native Kyler Murray fell short by seconds in the Red River Rivalry, but the Sooners quarterback put an a show Saturday.
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A's top pick Murray not surprised by two-sport stardom
Kyler Murray is already a millionaire as the A's top draft pick. Now, he's lighting college football on fire with his flashy play. None of this surprises him.
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Four Raiders players to watch today vs. Browns
If the Raiders are finally going to get in the win column, they'll need big games from these four against the upstart Browns.
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A's top pick on pace with Mayfield's Heisman season
Kyler Murray, Oklahoma quarterback and A's top draft pick, is putting together a serious Heisman campaign in his first three games.
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Ratto's Top 25: Boise State over Alabama, obviously
The only Top 25 you need is the true Top 25 and the one that has Boise State over Alabama for all the right reasons.
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Kyler Murray adds to early Heisman campaign, A's send hilarious tweet
The A's top pick in the 2018 MLB Draft is putting on a show early in the college football season as the Oklahoma Sooners' quarterback.
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Former Cal star arrested for domestic incident, kidnapping
Former Cal basketball star Jabari Bird was arrested Friday for a wild domestic incident in Boston.
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Ratto: Ohio State, Urban Meyer and the unsurprising failure of power politics
Urban Meyer was a myth to those who wanted him to be one until he couldn’t be one any more.
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A's first-round draft pick named starting quarterback at Oklahoma
Kyler Murray is worth $4.66 million to the A's and they hope he stays safe while playing quarterback for free at Oklahoma.
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Ray Ratto: Urban Meyer fast-forwarded Ohio State scandal into disgrace with statement
It’s the same old narrative – follow the money and the power, and only mention the victim in passing.
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Cal 1B Andrew Vaughn caps monster season by winning Golden Spikes Award
After hitting .402 with 23 home runs this season, Cal first baseman Andrew Vaughn beat out No. 1 overall pick Casey Mize, Florida pitcher Brady Singer and Texas second baseman Koby Clemens.
Ratto Stories: Drinking, betting to overshadow NCAA scandal
When it comes to March Madness, the NCAA scandal will be no challenge for money spent on alcohol and bets on "amateur athletes."
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Place your March Madness money on Vacated
As news of a federal NCAA men's basketball federal probe trickles down, know you can't clean up this sport, but can clean up.
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WNBA All-Star sues Cal over alleged sexual assault
Layshia Clarendon excelled on the women's basketball team at the University of California, Berkeley for four years.
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Alabama wins national title on epic walk-off touchdown in OT
On 2nd and 26, freshman quarterback Tua Tagovailoa found a streaking DeVonta Smith for a 41-yard national championship winning TD in overtime.
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Belly of the Beast: Betting NFL Wild Card Round, CFP National Championship
Betting on a big weekend of football? On the latest episode of the Belly of the Beast, Ray Ratto and Todd Dewey had out their best bets for the NFL Wild Card Round and the College Football Playoff National...
Katie Ledecky’s list of accomplishments is growing
Stanford star swimmer Katie Ledecky was named AP Female Athlete of the Year, but here’s what you might not know about the 20 year old.
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Dick Vitale goes on epic rant against Rays after trading Longoria to Giants
Legendary voice Dick Vitale expressed himself in a much different way than basketball fans as he let out his anger on the Tampa Bay Rays.
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Love finishes as Heisman runner-up
Stanford has not had a Heisman Trophy winner since 1970. That drought will last at least another year, as Bryce Love missed out...
Heisman History: Stanford’s runner-up tradition
Bryce Love could become the second Stanford player to win the Heisman Trophy. But if he doesn’t, history might repeat itself.
SJSU went to Hawaii for football and stayed to defend the US
Brodie Brazil reports as the SJSU Football team witnessed firsthand the attack on Pearl Harbor, and the beginning of World War II for the United States...
Taggart living the New American Dream while his players suffer true consequences
The obvious inequity of a move like the former Oregon head coach has not troubled college administrators before, and it surely won’t this time either...
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USC hangs on to beat Stanford for Pac-12 football title
The Stanford Cardinal could not avenge an early-season loss, and fell to USC in the Pac-12 title game Friday night.
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For UCLA, Chip Kelly and the NFL never happened
There have always been two Chip Kellys. For UCLA, the only one that they know and want to know, is the King of Eugene.
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Limping Love leads Stanford to Big Game win over Cal
Though he was hampered by a lingering injury, Bryce Love made his mark as Stanford outlasted Cal in the 120th Big Game on Saturday.
Cal vs Stanford football: a guide to “Big Game”
From win streaks, to ticket prices, to mascot fights, which college is winning the rivalry?
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Former Cal running back suffers scary spine injury, taken to hospital
It was a scary scene in Buffalo as former Cal Bears running back Daniel Lasco was carted off the field and into an ambulance.
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On for the long haul: Saint Mary's awards Bennett with new 10-year contract
Saint Mary's may not be the biggest name in college basketball, but it's one of the most successful programs every year...
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Just how far will LaVar Ball go with UCLA shoplifting case?
With LiAngelo Ball stealing headlines for allegedly shoplifting in China, let's remember two others are involved here. But, what does that mean to LaVar Ball?
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Louisville has 'effectively fired' head coach Rick Pitino
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Louisville has placed coach Rick Pitino and athletic director Tom Jurich on administrative leave amid a federal bribery investigation. Jurich is on paid leave, while Pitino is on...
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Cal fights USC into fourth quarter, can't complete the upset
With an upset on their minds, the Cal Bears looked in line to pull off the feat, but USC was just too much to handle late.
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Belly of the Beast: NFL Week 3, NCAA football picks
In the latest episode of Belly of the Beast, Ray Ratto and Todd Dewey make their picks for Week 3 of the NFL and take a crack at college football.
From feeding homeless to doing the splits, Stanford's Phillips a rare find
This year's draft left Stanford with a significant vacancy on defense. But Harrison Phillips could make Solomon Thomas' departure easy to bear...
No. 6 USC routs No. 14 Stanford for 11th straight win
The Stanford Cardinals had no answer for Sam Darnold and his air attack Saturday night in Southern California...
Justin Wilcox may be on to something at Cal
If so, we can stop calling them downtrodden and debt-riddled. I mean, we don’t have to, but...
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Blind long snapper fulfills dream at USC: 'I can't quite believe it yet'
Years before his sight was taken away from him, Jake Olson imagined being a USC Trojan. On Saturday, he was flawless on the field.
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Behind Bowers' big debut, Wilcox era at Cal starts with upset win over UNC
In his first game as head coach, Justin Wilcox led the Cal Bears on the road to an upset win over UNC with his sophomore quarterback shining.
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Derek Carr to join brother David as Fresno State legends with No. 4 retired
Derek Carr saw his brother David's No. 8 hang in glory at Fresno State. Every day that drove him and now, No. 4 will be forever remembered too.
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Stanford steamrolls Rice 62-7 in Australia to start 2017 season
No Christian McCaffrey, no problem. Stanford dominated Rice on both sides of the ball in Sydney, Australia to kick off the 2017 season.
David Shaw is quietly the second-best coach in the Bay Area
He may someday want something more public and lucrative, but until money and fame get a long winning streak going at his house...
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Pac-12 basketball teams near Barcelona terrorist attack safe
Two Pac-12 men's basketball teams were on the scene of a terrorist attack in Barcelona, Spain. Thankfully, all parties on the teams were unharmed.
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The future of Cal athletics, or lack thereof
Cal athletics, with their AD quitting and the department $400 million in debt, is looking at one murky future...
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NCAA adopts sexual violence policy: 'It's not banning violent athletes...'
For the upcoming school year, NCAA schools will be cracking down and expanding education when it comes to sexual violence...
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Pac-12 to experiment with ways to shorten football games
During its non-conference schedule this season, the Pac-12 will implement several changes that could cost us Pac-12 After Dark...
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New Cal coach Wyking Jones ready to prove critics wrong amid changes
Even the most passionate Cal fan might struggle to name a single player on the current basketball roster. The team's top five leading scorers from last season have all departed. Ivan Rabb and Jabari Bird...
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Former Cal forward Rabb to miss Summer League games with injury
Ivan Rabb is trying to make a name for himself as a second-round pick. But, the former Cal Bear will have to wait his turn...
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Cal hires former A’s pitcher as next head baseball coach
Mike Neu is back with Cal baseball. The school's former pitching coach, who also tossed 33 games in the bigs, will take over the Golden Bears head coach.
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Down on the Farm: Journey from College World Series hero to Giants Triple-A
Michael Roth became a superstar at the College World Series starting in 2010. But, he's much more than that as the journey continues.
The Happy Hour: Did judge drop the ball on USF case?
Steve Moskowitz joins The Happy Hour to discuss Judge Margaret Taylor and her handling of the University of South Florida case?
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Stanford star McCaffrey boosts NFL Draft stock with special teams skills
Some of the top prospects in the 2017 NFL Draft are those with versatility. And the biggest star of all is Stanford's Christian McCaffrey.
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Former Napa star Josh Jackson leaving Kansas, entering NBA Draft
Josh Jackson, who played his final two seasons of high school basketball in Napa, declared for the NBA Draft on Monday.
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Redemption: Year after heartbreak, UNC outlasts Gonzaga to win title
A year after losing on a buzzer-beater, North Carolina came out on top as they held off Gonzaga to win the national title on Monday.
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Oregon comes up short, falls to North Carolina in Final Four
Oregon just needed to grab a rebound to give themselves a shot. But they couldn't do it as North Carolina held on for a 77-76 win Saturday night.
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Gonzaga holds off South Carolina, breaks through to first title game
The Gonzaga Bulldogs survived a furious second-half rally by South Carolina to advance to their first national championship game.
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Local college players turn heads at respective Pro Days
The eyes of the NFL world were on the two big local universities recently and the prospects gave them plenty to look at and ponder over...
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Stanford rallies past Notre Dame, punches ticket to Final Four
Down 16 points, Stanford cameback to beat No.1 seed Notre Dame Sunday to advance to their first Final Four since 2014.
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Cal promotes Wyking Jones as next head men's basketball coach
The Cal Bears have named their replacement for Cuonzo Martin, going in-house with the promotion of assistant coach Wyking Jones.
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Ex-Warriors, Kings coach withdrawns from consideration for Cal job
Former Warriors and Kings head coach Eric Musselman, who currently coaches at Nevada, has withdrawn from consideration for the Cal head coaching job.
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Cal's Ivan Rabb declares for NBA Draft, plans to finish education
Just days after Cuonzo Martin left for Missouri, Cal's leading scorer Ivan Rabb announced that he will enter the NBA Draft.
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Van Derveer makes sense for vacant Cal men's job, but she won't get to try
There are plenty of reasons why Tara Van Derveer should be considered for the men's job at Cal, and only one why pundits say she shouldn't...
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Saint Mary's hangs tough, falls to Arizona in second round
Saint Mary's led at halftime Saturday in Salt Lake City, but Arizona was too much to handle in the second half as the Gaels' season ended with a 69-60 loss.
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Brackets busted: Defending champ, top seed Villanova upset by Wisconsin
There will be a new champion this season as Villanova, the defending champs and No. 1 overall seed lost to Wisconsin on Saturday in Buffalo.
Ratto Stories: Fisher-Davis chose right time for big gaffe
Vanderbilt's Matthew Fisher-Davis committed a foul when he shouldn't have, and it helped send Northwestern through and Vanderbilt home. Fortunately for hime, Ray Ratto explains, he won't be remembered like...
Saint Mary's knocks off VCU in first round of NCAA Tournament
The Gaels led most of the way, but had to fight to hold on after the VCU defensive pressure started to become too much in the second half...
NCAA Tournament scoreboard
March Madness has arrived! The games come fast and furious, so don't stray far from our NCAA scoreboard...
The Cuonzo Martin Era at Cal a legacy of incompleteness
Cuonzo Martin was never an entirely cheery fit in Berkeley, and he needed a greater sense of surety than Cal could provide...
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Cal men's head basketball coach Cuonzo Martin resigns
One day after his team was bounced as the No. 1 seed in the NIT, Cuonzo Martin informed Cal he is stepping down as the team's head coach.
NCAA Tournament scoreboard
How's your bracket looking? With March Madness upon us, stay up to the second on all the games. Bookmark our NCAA scoreboard and don't stray far...
Saint Mary's reacts to earning No. 7 seed in NCAA Tournament
The Saint Mary's Gaels get ecstatic after learning they're back in the NCAA Tournament.
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Former Cal linebacker re-signs with Bills on two-year deal
The Bills rewarded journeyman Lorenzo Alexander for his breakout season, handing the former Cal Bears linebacker a new two-year deal...
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Cal keeping NCAA Tournament hopes alive after falling in Pac-12 semis
The Cal Bears couldn't keep up with the Oregon Ducks in the Pac-12 semifinals. Now, what's their fate with the selection committee?
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Cal advances to Pac-12 semifinals behind another big game from Bird
The Cal Bears advanced in the Pac-12 Tournament, holding off a tough Utah game thanks to 26 points from senior Jabari Bird...
2017 NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Tournament schedule
March Madness has finally arrived! Stay plugged into our tournament calendar and don't miss a minute of the action...
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Cal fights off Beavers in Pac-12 Tournament behind Bird's 20 points
Thanks to senior guard Jabari Bird, the Cal Bears are still alive in the Pac-12 Tournament after denying the Oregon State Beavers.
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Stanford's season ends with loss to Arizona State in Pac-12 tourney
Stanford finished the 2016-17 season with a 14-17 record after falling to Arizona State in the opening round of the Pac-12 tournament Wednesday.
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Saint Mary's overwhelmed, loses WCC title game to Gonzaga
Despite trailing by as many as 21 in the first half, Saint Mary's fought hard, but couldn't overcome No. 4 Gonzaga in the WCC title game Tuesday.
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Saint Mary's drubs BYU, sets up showdown vs Gonzaga for WCC title
Jock Landale led a potent offensive attack as Saint Mary's cruised past BYU on Monday night in the WCC semifinals.
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Report: Former Stanford linebacker facing PED suspension
Former Stanford stanndout linebacker and second-round draft pick, Trent Murphy, may be facing a suspension from the NFL...
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Saint Mary's dominates Portland in WCC quarterfinal
The Saint Mary's offense was in full force Saturday night to open up the WCC Tournament and take down the Portland Pilots...
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Stanford blows lead, falls to Utah in regular season finale
Stanford led most of the day, but Lornezo Bonam fueled Utah's comeback as the Cardinal dropped the regular season finale Saturday.
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Colorado beats California 54-46 behind White's 17 points
In the Pac-12 finale for both teams, Ivan Rabb's double-double wasn't enough for Cal as the Golden Bears fell to the Buffaloes...
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Cal's offense hits season low in 30-point loss to Utah
From start to finish Cal may have suffered their worst loss of the season Thursday night as they were dominated by Utah...
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Stanford finds no answers for Colorado in blowout loss
Colorado blazed its trail right past Stanford in the second half Thursday night and the Cardinal just couldn't find a way to stop them...
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2017 spring practice important for Cal, Stanford for different reasons
As spring practice is set to get underway for Cal and Stanford, the session is vital for one with a new coach and the other that has holes to fill.
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No. 20 Saint Mary's holds off Santa Clara in WCC finale
The Gaels concluded their 2017 conference schedule with a win over the Broncos...
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Stanford falls short, can't complete upset against Oregon
With 14 seconds left, Stanford saw their hopes of pulling off a shocking upset go down the drain as a Jordan Bell putback took down the Cardinal.
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How Texas-made quarterback Davis Webb fell in love with Berkeley
Born and bred in conservative Texas, it only took Davis Webb a few months in the Bay Area to call liberal Berkeley home...
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Landale leads with double-double in Saint Mary's dominant win
Behind Jock Landale's 23 points and 14 rebounds, Saint Mary's took it to Pepperdine on the road Thursday night...
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Four players score in double figures, Stanford takes down Oregon State
Behind a complete team effort, Stanford proved too much for Oregon State Wednesday night in front of its home fans...
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Cal blows huge halftime lead, dropped by Oregon on Brooks' game-winner
Cal was in complete position to pull off a shocking upset Wednesday night until Oregon came roaring back in the second half...