NCAA Tournament: teams to watch

By Edwin Blebu ASST. SPORTS EDITOR Last weekend’s schedule of college basketball included many Top 25 matchups that provided a better insight as to which teams are hot and which teams are cooling down heading into conference tournaments. One of the notable Top 25 teams who made a big statement […]

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Toreros fall short of WCC title

Women’s basketball team falls to Gonzaga 62-50 in the finals of the WCC tournament. By Alex Bullock SPORTS EDITOR The women’s basketball team fell one game short of winning the West Coast Conference Championship after being defeated by the Gonzaga University Bulldogs 62-50 in Las Vegas on March 11. The […]

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We’re going streaking

By Alex Bullock SPORTS EDITOR A lot of the talk in the sports world recently has been about the Miami Heat’s winning streak and the Chicago Blackhawks’ point streak, and it got me to thinking about why streaks in sports are so impressive. For me, streaks are the best type […]

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Verdict in Brandon Johnson point-shaving case made official Ex-basketball player Brandon Johnson sentenced to six months in prison for his role in the point-shaving scandal

By Edwin Blebu ASST. SPORTS EDITOR Less than two years ago, ex-Torero basketball player Brandon Johnson ‘10 was indicted along with nine others for running a sports betting business to control the outcomes of basketball games. On Nov. 16, 2012, Johnson pled guilty to conspiracy to committ sports bribery with […]

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March madness

By Alex Bullock SPORTS EDITOR March is now upon us, and for college basketball fans around the country one phrase comes to mind this time of year: March Madness. A lot of times the March Madness name is thought to relate to simply the NCAA basketball tournament, but the madness […]

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Men’s baseball team notches first victory at Fowler Park After being swept by the rival San Diego State Aztecs in their opening weekend of the season, the Toreros bounce back to win three out of four against the Golden Flashes of Kent State University

By Hunter Jameson CONTRIBUTOR With the season finally under way, Torero baseball had a great week of practice in preparation for their series against the Kent State Golden Flashes. They hosted the Mid-American conference competitor at Fowler Park in a four game series that started Friday, Feb. 22. Junior ace […]

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